Twenty-Nine Million Insured Paid Premiums in Excess of Affordable Care Act Thresholds, 2011–2012

Note: ‘Affordable Care Act thresholds’ refers to the maximum premium contribution as a share of income in marketplaces or Medicaid if eligible to participate.

Data Source: March 2012–2013 Current Population Survey (states – two-year average)

Source – The Commonwealth Fund: America’s Underinsured – A State-by-State Look at Health Insurance Affordability Prior to the New Coverage Expansions