Chief among those being cut out of coverage, according to Gallup, are young adults, blacks, Hispanics and low-income Americans. (Photo: Shutterstock)

The number of Americans lacking health insurance—a number that declined yearly under the Affordable Care Act—jumped during the first year of the Trump administration.

The Los Angeles Times reports that while the 1.3 percent increase in uninsured found by the Gallup-Sharecare Well-Being Indexin its fourth-quarter poll sounds modest, it’s the “first time since at least 2008 that the share of adults without insurance increased from the previous year.”

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