More than 1.6 million people selected a 2021 health plan through HealthCare.gov Nov. 1-14, including nearly 804,000 last week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services today announced.

About eight in 10 were renewing coerage and the rest were new consumers. Thirty-six states are using HealthCare.gov for 2021 open enrollment, which runs through Dec.15.

CMS plans to update the estimates weekly during the open enrollment period.

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