Most important considerations for Americans in choosing a plan from a health insurance company as of 2016

Factors most important for choosing a health insurance plan U.S. 2016 This graph is based on a 2016 survey and presents what consumers feel is most important to them when choosing a plan from a health insurance company. It was found that 69 percent of respondents felt the cost of their monthly premium was the most important factor for them in choosing a health insurance plan.
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Percentage of consumers
Cost of my monthly premium69%
Coverage of services and medications66%
Doctors and hospitals in the network56%
Size of my deductible49%
Access to care quickly23%
Insurance company's reputation15%
Help managing my conditions14%
Online tools to help estimate costs7%
Percentage of consumers
Cost of my monthly premium69%
Coverage of services and medications66%
Doctors and hospitals in the network56%
Size of my deductible49%
Access to care quickly23%
Insurance company's reputation15%
Help managing my conditions14%
Online tools to help estimate costs7%
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This graph is based on a 2016 survey and presents what consumers feel is most important to them when choosing a plan from a health insurance company. It was found that 69 percent of respondents felt the cost of their monthly premium was the most important factor for them in choosing a health insurance plan.
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Release date
December 2016
Region
United States
Survey time period
2016
Number of respondents
1,750 consumers
Age group
18 years and older
Method of interview
Online survey

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