10 states with the highest, lowest uninsured rates

Texas is the state with the highest uninsured rate, according to an analysis by WalletHub, a personal finance website.

To identify the states with the highest and lowest uninsured rates, WalletHub analysts compared the overall insurance rates in 50 states in 2018 using U.S. Census Bureau data. The analysts also examined state rates based on age, race and income. Access additional information about the methodology here.

Here are the 10 states with the highest uninsured rates based on the analysis:

1. Texas

2. Oklahoma

3. Georgia

4. Florida

5. Alaska

6. Mississippi

7. Nevada

8. Idaho

9. North Carolina

10. Arizona

Here are the 10 states with the lowest uninsured rates based on the analysis:

1. Massachusetts

2. Vermont

3. Hawaii

4. Rhode Island

5. Minnesota

6. Iowa

7. Connecticut

8. New York

9. Michigan

10. Wisconsin

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