These health polls are powered by the IBM Watson Health PULSE® Healthcare Survey. Fielded since 1988, it is one of the largest and longest-running consumer health surveys in the United States.
November/December 2021: Emotional health
Across all the questions in this combined November and December survey, increasing age was associated with lower levels of feeling empty and lonely, as well as stronger feelings of social support. Download the report to learn more.
Health insurance coverage
87% said they are covered by some type of health insurance. This rate tends to increase with age, education level and income. 29% of those covered said their current or former employer was the primary source of insurance, and 26% said Medicare was their primary source.
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