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Illinois Medicaid Signups

More than 622,000 people had signed up for adult Medicaid under the ACA as of August 2014, based on HFS data. Adults whose incomes are below 139% of the federal poverty level are eligible for Medicaid under the ACA.

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Signups for Adult Medicaid
  • Fewer than 1,000
  • 1,001 to 5,000
  • 5,001 to 10,000
  • 10,001 to 15,000
  • More than 15,000
Source: American Community Survey 2009-2013; data on full benefit ACA Medicaid recipients from the Illinois Healthcare and Family Services Enterprise Data Warehouse.