Health Insurance Coverage

Share of the Population Ages 18-64 With Health Insurance Coverage

Santa Clara & San Mateo Counties, San Francisco, California, and the United States

Percentage of Individuals with Health Insurance, by Age and Employment Status
Santa Clara & San Mateo Counties, 2015
Unemployed Employed Not In Labor Force
Age 18-64 84% 94% 92%
Ages 65+ 100% 100% 99%
Change in the Percentage of Individuals with Health Insurance, by Age and Employment Status
Santa Clara & San Mateo Counties, 2013-2015*
Unemployed Employed Not In Labor Force
Age 18-64 +20% +7% +8%
Ages 65+ +3% +2% 0%

Data Source:

United States Census Bureau, American Community Survey

Analysis:

Silicon Valley Institute for Regional Studies

Data for those with health insurance are from the U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, 1-Year Estimates for the civilian non-institutionalized population. Silicon Valley data includes Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties.

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Table 2 (Change in the Percentage of Individuals with Health Insurance, by Age and Employment Status):
*Changes in health insurance coverage rates between 2013 and 2015 were highly influenced by the availability of coverage through the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA, also known as Obamacare), which became effective on January 1, 2014 for the earliest enrollees.

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