BLOG: Medicaid Expansion by the Numbers (INFOGRAPHIC)

By: The Office of Governor Tom Wolf

December 10, 2015

Check out this by-the-numbers infographic on the Medicaid Expansion graphic from earlier today below, as well as a map of where enrollees live.


Infographic: Medicaid Expansion By the Numbers

Medicaid Expansion Infographic

What do 500,000 newly eligible Pennsylvanians look like?

  • Pennsylvanians age 21– 30 years old represent 34 percent of the newly eligible. The second largest age group are those age 31 – 40 year, at 24 percent.
  • 55 percent are woman and 45 percent are men
  • 59 percent are white, 23 percent are African-American, 10 percent are Hispanic and 4 percent are Asian
  • Every county has had a resident able to obtain access to health care coverage
  • Philadelphia is home to 22 percent of the newly eligible enrollees
  • 14 counties have 10,000 or more newly eligible individuals
  • Sullivan, Pennsylvania’s smallest county, now has 217 newly eligible residents covered under Medicaid


Map: Where Do Enrollees Live?

Medicaid Expansion Map

Click map to view larger.



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