Health insurance status among millennials in the U.S. 2016, by ethnicity

This statistic shows the health insurance status of millennials in the United States in 2016, by ethnicity. In 2016, 62 percent of African American/Black millennials had private health insurance, while 15 percent of them were uninsured.

Health insurance status of millennials in the U.S. 2016, by ethnicity

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North America

Survey time period


Number of respondents

1,171 respondents

Special properties

Millennial adults born between 1980 and 1997

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Base: All Qualified Respondents (Total n=1171, White n=562, Black/African American n=225, Latino n=225, Asian/Pacific Islander n=119)
Original question: Which of the following best describes how you primarily receive health insurance?

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