Nearly 3.3M People Enrolled in Health Insurance Exchanges

According to HHS by Feb. 1, nearly 3.3 million people had enrolled in health plans through the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act's health insurance exchanges.

That includes 1.4 million people who selected coverage through the state-based marketplaces and 1.9 million who used the federally facilitated marketplace. Despite a bumpy rollout for the federal exchange site, HealthCare.gov, HHS reports enrollment has grown notably since open enrollment began this past October, with January showing a 53 percent increase in overall enrollment compared with the prior three month reporting period.

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