Medicare Supplement Data and Statistics, Sales, Companies, Plan Selection 2017

Medicare Supplement Insurance Statistics and Data – 2017

Medigap Statistics compiled by the American Association for Medicare Supplement Insurance

Medicare Supplement statistics and data shared here may be used with credit or acknowledgement to the American Association for Medicare Supplement Insurance.
Medicare Supplement Sales

Medicare Supplement Sales

Medicare Supplement Sales

Sales of Medigap policies continue to increase year over year. In 2016, some 13.1 million Americans owned a Medicare Supplement insurance policy. That number represents an increase compared to the 9.7 million who owned a Medigap policy in 2010. In 2016 about 18.5 million Americans are in Medicare Advantage plans. (Wall Street Journal, April 5, 2017, page A6)

Who Buys Medicare Supplement Insurance

Who Buys Medicare Supplement Insurance 2016

Who Buys Medigap

Most Americans who buy Medicare Supplement insurance are married and over half (58%) are women according to the most recent data.        

What Medicare Supplement Insurance Plan Do People Select

Medicare Supplement insurance plan choice

According to the most recent data (2016): Plan F  –  60% N  –  11% D & G  –  13% H, I, J — 5% C  –  6% A & B  –  3% High Deductible Plan F  –  1% K, L & M  –  1%

Medicare Supplement Insurance Companies

Medicare Supplement Insurance Companies

Medicare Supplement Insurance Companies

There are many Medicare Supplement Insurance companies offering coverage.  Some do so on a national basis.  Others are more regional in their offerings.  For that reason, we strongly recommend consumers work with a knowledgeable Medicare Supplement agent who can help provide the most current information on available policies and share rates.   Rates can vary significantly from one insurance company to another.  But agents can’t negotiate or get you a better rate (it’s not like buying a car).  For that reason, work with someone with knowledge and experience.  That’s how to get the best options.  

Excellent Medicare Supplement Insurance Statistical Resources

Finding Medicare Stats, Congressional Research Service
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    Medicare Advantage
    Prescription Part D Drug Coverage

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