The Portal to Ireland's Official Statistics
Private Health Insurance
Health Insurance Authority (HIA)
Profile of private health insurance (PHI) holders relative to the total population, customers of PHI provider companies classified by sex, age, social status and dependent children, policyholders classified by family status, attitudes to PHI classified by family status and age. Other information includes household state of health, reasons for not switching provider, reasons for no longer having PHI, factors that would encourage uptake of PHI and incidence of claiming on policies.
Information about the operation of employer based PHI schemes within the workplace along with attitudes of employers to PHI is also provided.
Links to web pages that lead to the statistics:
A survey of consumers and employers carried out on behalf of the Health Insurance Authority.
Adult population 18 years and older.
Every 2 years
Point in time surveys, with varying dates within the year
About five months after the end of the reference period
People and Society - Health
cover hospital illness phi plan scheme
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