Covered California Premium Increases Vary Wildly Between Different Regions In State
Some places will see a slight uptick of about 6 percent while others will be hit by a 33 percent jump in rates.
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Under preliminary Obamacare rates announced by Covered California, premiums on exchange plans will rise by an average of 5.7 percent in Sacramento, Placer, El Dorado and Yolo counties. That’s less than half of the statewide average of 12.5 percent, and consumers could virtually avoid an increase altogether if they shop around. (Miller, 8/4)