In 2011, 17.5% of households in which the head of household is a native-born American had at least one household member who received Medicaid. What is this rate for Mexican immigrants?
In 2011, 44.7% of households in which the head of household is a Mexican immigrant had at least one member of the household who received Medicaid. This rate includes both legal and illegal immigrants, even though illegal immigrants are legally ineligible for Medicaid unless they are pregnant.
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