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The nation’s uninsured rate has plunged to a new low as more consumers shop in Obamacare’s exchanges, according to the latest Gallup statistics.

The uninsured rate among adults is now 12.9 percent, down from 13.4 percent in the third quarter of 2014 and down significantly from 17.1 percent a year ago, the new poll released Tuesday finds, marking a drop of 5 percent since the individual mandate under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act went into effect.

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