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Table 1. Medical care benefits: Plan characteristics, private industry workers, 2018
(All workers participating in medical care plans = 100 percent)
Characteristics Plan network Allow nonemergency services outside network
Yes No Not determinable Yes No Not determinable

Worker characteristics

All workers

98 2 - 82 18 -

Management, professional, and related

99 1 - 85 15 -

Management, business, and financial

99 - - 87 13 -

Professional and related

98 - - 83 17 -

Sales and office

99 - - 80 20 -

Sales and related

98 - - 86 14 -

Office and administrative support

99 - - 77 23 -

Full time

98 2 - 82 18 -

Part time

97 - - 81 19 -

Establishment characteristics

Service-providing industries

98 2 - 80 20 -

Trade, transportation, and utilities

99 - - 85 15 -

Information

98 - - 82 18 -

Financial activities

100 - - 89 11 -

Education and health services

95 - - 69 31 -

Educational services

95 5 - 68 32 -

Health care and social assistance

95 - - 69 31 -

Geographic areas

Northeast

97 - - 86 14 -

New England

95 - - 86 14 -

Middle Atlantic

97 - - 85 15 -

South

98 - - 85 15 -

South Atlantic

98 - - 83 17 -

West South Central

98 - - 87 13 -

Midwest

98 - - 85 15 -

East North Central

98 - - 84 16 -

West North Central

98 - - 86 - -

West: Mountain

99 - - 71 - -

Note: Because of rounding, sums of individual items may not equal totals. Dashes indicate that no data were reported or that data do not meet publication criteria. For definitions of major plans, key provisions, and related terms, see the "Glossary of Employee Benefit Terms" at www.bls.gov/ncs/ebs/detailedprovisions/2018/ownership/private/glossary.htm.
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, National Compensation Survey.

 

Last Modified Date: April 18, 2019