An Initiative of Health & Disability Advocates

Chicago Metro Area Uninsured: Undocumented

Undocumented non-citizens are not currently eligible for health insurance under the law. About 265,000 working-age adults in the eight-county Chicago metro area fall into this group.

Map - Charts - Narrative

Uninsured prior to ACA
  • Fewer than 1,500
  • 1,501 to 2,500
  • 2,501 to 3,500
  • 3,501 to 4,500
  • More than 4,500
Source: American Community Survey, 2009-11 data, provided by Rob Paral and Associates.