Premiums for private health insurance grew modestly between 2014 and 2015 –- 2.2% for single coverage and 2.6% for employee-plus-one coverage.
Those rates were lower than the 4.7% growth rate for both categories in the previous 12 months.
Meanwhile, the 2014-2015 growth rate for family premiums was 4.0%, similar to the previous year.
To learn more, see Miller et al. (2016). Results from the 2015 MEPS-IC private-sector national tables. Statistical Brief #492. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.