More joblessness, fewer insured drivers

Edwards, John G.
February 2009
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);2/2/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 5, pP14
The article reports that the non-profit group Nevada Insurance Council reveals that 15% of drivers in the state were not insured in 2007 compared to 13.8% in the national tally but better than California's and Arizona's 18%. It notes however that the state of New Mexico had the highest number of uninsured drivers at 29%. The study conducted by its affiliate, Insurance Research Council, shows the relation between the rate of uninsured and the unemployed and notes parallel increases on both.


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