Sample 2017 Iowa Individual Affordable Care Act-Compliant Premiums | Last Updated 14 Aug 2019

Sample premium information for individual ACA-compliant health insurance plans available to Iowans for 2017 based on age, rating area and metal level. These are premiums for individuals, not families.

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This dataset has the following 11 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
Plan IDplan_idtext
Insurance Companyinsurance_companytextName of insurance company offering the plan.
Plan Nameplan_nametextName of the insurance plan for which premiums are associated with
Rating Arearating_areatext
AgeagenumberThe age of the individual for which the premium applies. "20" means ages 0-20; "65" means ages 65 and older; the others mean the specific age listed.
Metal Levelmetal_leveltextPlan choices under the Affordable Care Act fall into five different categories or metal levels, i.e., bronze (60%), silver (70%), gold (80%), platinum (90%), and catastrophic (less than 60% -- generally limited to those under the age of 30). A silver plan (on average) would be expected to pay around 70% of healthcare expenses for a standard population. The individual, therefore, would pay about 30%.
Market Placemarket_placetextIndicates whether plan is available on or off the Marketplace.
Non-Tobacco Premiumnon_tobacco_premiumnumber
Tobacco Premiumtobacco_premiumnumber
CountiescountiestextThe counties served in this Rating Area.
Rating Area Centroidrating_area_centroidpointLocation association with the center of the plan's rating area.