Health spending distribution of U.S. households 2013-2017

Health spending distribution of U.S. households from 2013 to 2017

Health spending distribution of U.S. households 2013-2017 This statistic illustrates the health spending distribution of the households in the United States from 2013 to 2017. In 2016, out-of-pocket health spending was responsible for 38 percent of total U.S. household health spending.
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Health spending distribution of U.S. households from 2013 to 2017

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20132014201520162017
Out-of-pocket health spending41%39%38%38%37%
Private insurance premiums (employee or enrollee share)36%28%28%28%28%
Medicare payroll tax15%16%16%17%17%
Medicare part B (and D for 2014) premiums7%7%7%7%8%
Direct Purchase Insurance (household contribution)*-6%7%6%6%
Medical Portion of Property and Casualty Insurance-4%4%4%4%
20132014201520162017
Out-of-pocket health spending41%39%38%38%37%
Private insurance premiums (employee or enrollee share)36%28%28%28%28%
Medicare payroll tax15%16%16%17%17%
Medicare part B (and D for 2014) premiums7%7%7%7%8%
Direct Purchase Insurance (household contribution)*-6%7%6%6%
Medical Portion of Property and Casualty Insurance-4%4%4%4%
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This statistic illustrates the health spending distribution of the households in the United States from 2013 to 2017. In 2016, out-of-pocket health spending was responsible for 38 percent of total U.S. household health spending.
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