47% Still Paying More for Health Care
Friday, July 28, 2017
Most Americans still say their health hasn't changed in recent years, but nearly half are also paying more for health care.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 54% of American Adults say their personal health is about the same as it was five years ago. Nineteen percent (19%) say their health is better today, while 24% say their health is worse. These findings are little changed from last year at this time. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on July 24-25, 2017 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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