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Compacts of Free Association: Populations in U.S. Areas Have Grown, with Varying Reported Effects

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Describes estimated migration of citizens from the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau, and reported costs related to this migration in Hawaii, Guam, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Also explores effects of this migration on governments, workforces, and societies in these and other areas of the United States, including costs of providing healthcare and extending access to the Children's Health Insurance Program and Medicaid.
Date
06/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Government Accountability Office
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Health insurance · Immigrants · Statistics and data · Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands · Federated States of Micronesia · Guam · Hawaii · Republic of Palau · Republic of the Marshall Islands