Obamacare to hike premiums 411 percent for male millennials in a Missouri county

Katherine Timpf
Former Reporter

  • Men will see an increase in their insurance premiums in 91 percent of counties nationwide according to Forbes.
  • Women across the country will see premium hikes in 81 percent of counties.
  • A 27-year-old man in one Missouri county can expect to see his insurance premiums skyrocket 411 percent due to Obamacare.

    recent article in Forbes states the rate of Buchanan County males will increase by 271 percent; however, the Forbes rate calculator states that the rate increase is 411 percent for 27-year-olds.

    According to the calculator, 40-year-old man in the county can expect a 266 percent increase, while a 60-year-old can expect to pay 143 percent more. For women, 27-year-olds can expect a 97 percent increase, 40-year-olds can expect a 67 percent increase, and 60-year olds can expect a 1 percent decrease.

    According to that June 18 article, women will see a hike in premiums in 81 percent of counties. For men, that increase is 91 percent nationwide.

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    Katherine Timpf

    Katherine Timpf

    Former Reporter
    Katherine Timpf is a former reporter for Campus Reform. Kat currently works for National Review and Fox News, where she regularly appears on hit programs such as Outnumbered, Fox and Friends, and The Greg Gutfeld Show. She is also a stand-up comic, and performs at venues throughout the country.
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