Since 2015, the share of younger people (aged 20 to 39) with private health insurance has dropped from 24% to 22%. People in this age group contribute more in insurance premiums than they claim in pay-outs. So this decline ends up pushing prices up for the 44% of Australians with private insurance. And new private health insurance coverage ...
4 ways to fix private health insurance so it can sustain a growing, ageing population
By Stephen Duckett and Anika Stobart, Grattan Institute
24 May 2021