2008 State Profiles U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Health Resources and Services Administration Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program
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Massachusetts

Estimated population of Massachusetts1: 6,449,755

Percentage of Population Living in Poverty2

Percentage of Population Living in Poverty2
Percentage living in poverty (below 100% of Federal Poverty Level) 11
Percentage living below 200% of Federal Poverty Level 25
Percentage living below 300% of Federal Poverty Level 38

Percentage of Population With Health Insurance3

Percentage of Population With Health Insurance3
Type of Health Insurance Percentage
Private 75
Medicaid 18
Medicare 15
Military Health 1
Uninsured 5

NOTE: People can be covered by more than one type of health insurance during the year.

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