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2015 HIX Premium Hikes May Top 7%
Health Leaders Media

Nationwide, increases in proposed 2015 premium rates in the individual health insurance market, which includes the new public exchanges, are trending between 7 percent and 8 percent, according to data collected by New York-based PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC.

“It seems to be staying in that single-digit range,” Caitlin Sweany, senior manager at PwC’s Health Research Institute, said on Thursday. “We’ve [analyzed] several iterations of this data.”