Market share of leading U.S. health insurance companies 2017, by direct premiums

Market share of leading health insurance companies in the United States in 2017, by direct premiums written

by Statista Research Department, last edited Apr 17, 2019
Market share of leading U.S. health insurance companies 2017, by direct premiums In 2017, UnitedHealth Group Inc. was the market leader and had a 12.9 percent share of the U.S. health insurance market, with direct premiums written amounting to approximately 86.4 billion U.S. dollars. Anthem Inc and Humana Inc followed after with a market share of 9.8 percent and 7.9 percent respectively.
Who are UnitedHealth Group?

UnitedHealth Group is headquartered in Minnesota and was founded in 1977. The revenue generated by the company has steadily risen since 2007. The company offers health care products as well as insurance coverage.

Membership

In 2018, UnitedHealth Group was the largest health insurance company in the United States, followed by Anthem and Aetna. Membership of UnitedHealth reached 50 million in that year, which is roughly one in seven Americans. The company is also among the largest companies worldwide in terms of revenue and the largest health care company in that list.
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Market share of leading health insurance companies in the United States in 2017, by direct premiums written

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Market share
UnitedHealth Group Inc.12.9%
Anthem Inc.9.8%
Humana Inc.7.9%
HealthCare Services Corp.5.1%
Centene Corp.4.2%
Aetna Inc.3.1%
Kaiser Foundation
Health Plan Inc.
2.6%
Independence Health
Group Inc.
2.5%
Molina Healthcare Inc2.5%
GuideWell Mutual
Holding Corp.
2.3%
Market share
UnitedHealth Group Inc.12.9%
Anthem Inc.9.8%
Humana Inc.7.9%
HealthCare Services Corp.5.1%
Centene Corp.4.2%
Aetna Inc.3.1%
Kaiser Foundation
Health Plan Inc.
2.6%
Independence Health
Group Inc.
2.5%
Molina Healthcare Inc2.5%
GuideWell Mutual
Holding Corp.
2.3%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Apr 17, 2019
In 2017, UnitedHealth Group Inc. was the market leader and had a 12.9 percent share of the U.S. health insurance market, with direct premiums written amounting to approximately 86.4 billion U.S. dollars. Anthem Inc and Humana Inc followed after with a market share of 9.8 percent and 7.9 percent respectively.
Who are UnitedHealth Group?

UnitedHealth Group is headquartered in Minnesota and was founded in 1977. The revenue generated by the company has steadily risen since 2007. The company offers health care products as well as insurance coverage.

Membership

In 2018, UnitedHealth Group was the largest health insurance company in the United States, followed by Anthem and Aetna. Membership of UnitedHealth reached 50 million in that year, which is roughly one in seven Americans. The company is also among the largest companies worldwide in terms of revenue and the largest health care company in that list.
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