- Seventy-two percent of Americans believe the U.S.
healthcare systemis “in a state of crisis” or “has major problems,” almost the same percentage (71%) who felt that way a few months before the Affordable Care Act was passed seven years ago. (Source: Gallup).
- The combined percentages saying the nation’s system
isin crisis or is having major problems has stayed in a seven-percentage-point range (from 67% to 74%) over the past 10 years.