HHS: One-quarter Obamacare enrollees 'young invincibles'
This article was originally published in Scrip
While most of the 2.2 million Americans who have enrolled in and selected healthcare insurance plans through the Affordable Care Act (ACA) marketplaces are older than 35 years, about a third are under that age, with about a quarter in the so-called "young invincibles" population of 18-34 years, Obama administration officials said on 13 January, disclosing for the first time a breakdown of the age groups signing up for coverage.
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