ABSTRACT

U.S. Health Care Coverage and Spending [Updated April 1, 2022]   [open pdf - 721KB]

From the Document: "In 2020, the United States had an estimated population of 326 million individuals. Most of those individuals had private health insurance or received health care services under a federal program (such as Medicare or Medicaid). About 8.6% of the U.S. population was uninsured. Individuals (including those who were uninsured), health insurers, and federal and state governments spent approximately $3.9 trillion on various types of health consumption expenditures (HCE) in 2020, which accounted for 18.8% of the nation's gross domestic product."

Report Number:
CRS In Focus, IF10830
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Date:
2022-04-01
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Public Domain
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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pdf
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