Average Employee's Share of Premium For

Health Insurance Plans:


Individual

Average Employee's Share of Premium For Health Insurance Plans:  Individual

Year Kansas Premiums Iowa Premiums
2004 $887 $653
2005 $721 $762
2006 $765 $784
2007
2008 $807 $756
Demographic Group: Employees enrolled in health insurance plans at establishments that offer health insurance.
Data Source: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS)
http://www.meps.ahrq.gov/mepsweb/data_stats/state_tables.jsp
Numerator: Premiums paid by employees for Individual health insurance plans at establishments that offer health insurance.
Denominator: Number of employees enrolled in Individual health insurance plans at establishments that offer health insurance.
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 three subcategories (Individual, Individual + 1, 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 2008 was added to chart and table.