Average Deductible For Health Insurance

Plans At Private Sector Establishments:


Individual

Average Deductible For Health Insurance Plans At Private Sector Establishments:  Individual

Year
Kansas Deductibles
Iowa Deductibles
2004
$580
$577
2005
$690
$662
2006
 $779
$733
2007
2008
$906
$993
Demographic Group: Employees enrolled in health insurance plans at private sector establishments.
Data Source: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS)
http://www.meps.ahrq.gov/mepsweb/data_stats/state_tables.jsp
Numerator: Total deductible (in $) paid by employees for Individual health insurance plans that require a deductible at private sector establishments.
Denominator: Total number of employees enrolled in Individual health insurance plans that require a deductible at private sector establishments.
Unit: US dollars
Notes: In preparation for improvements in the data collection process, 2007 data for the Insurance Component was not collected.
Change Log: 3/26/2009
  • Source citing was removed from the chart image and placed in the footnotes.
  • Iowa state benchmark data was added to the data table and chart (represented in green).
  • Indicator was broken into two subcategories (Individual, Family).

5/28/2009

  • A footer table was created consisting of demographic group, source citing, numerator, denominator, notes, and change log information.

5/13/2010

  • Data for the year 2008 was added to chart and table.