ACA Coverage Eligibility Among Low-Income Workers

Notes: In 2015. Medicaid expansion states include the 32 states (including DC) that have adopted the Medicaid expansion as of April 2016. Wisconsin covers adults up to 100% FPL in Medicaid but did not adopt the Medicaid Expansion. Tax Credit Eligible includes adults in MN and NY who are eligible for coverage through the Basic Health Plan. Low-income workers are nonelderly adult workers ages 19-64 with household incomes <250% FPL. *Indicates a statistically significant difference from Medicaid expansion states at p<.05 level. Data may not sum to 100% due to rounding.

Data Source: Kaiser Family Foundation analysis based on 2015 Medicaid eligibility levels updated to reflect state Medicaid expansion decisions as of April 2016 and 2015 ASEC Supplement to the CPS.

Source: Kaiser Family Foundation: ACA Coverage Expansions and Low-Income Workers