Health Insurance Woes of Blacks [INFOGRAPH]

Health Insurance Woes of Blacks [INFOGRAPH]

Health insurance is on the front pages once more as the controversial Affordable Care Act develops into one of the critical pivots on which the success of President Obama’s second term is expected to turn. In 2012, 17.4% of non-Hispanic Blacks were uninsured. More critically, only 55.9% of African Americans are expected to continue to live in good health. This infograph has some other shocking stats about health insurance woes of blacks.

Alarming report: The Health Insurance Woes of African Americans

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