Health Care Costs Publications

Publications related to health care costs, including trends in overall health care spending, private health insurance costs and drivers of cost increases.


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Administrative Costs at Minnesota Health Plans in 2010 (PDF: 187KB/63 pages)
January 2012

Minnesota Health Care Spending and Projections, 2009 (PDF: 344KB/26 pages)
June 2011

Health Insurance Premiums and Cost Drivers in Minnesota, 2009 (PDF: 158KB/7 pages)
March 2011

Potentially Preventable Hospitalizations Among Minnesotans, 2007 (PDF: 825KB/12 pages)  November 2010

Supplemental Information:
  • Rates of Potentially Preventable Hospitalizations by County, 2007
    Excel: 32KB  PDF: 84KB/2 pgs

    Trends in Uncompensated Care at Minnesota's Hospitals (PDF: 86KB/5 pages)
    June 2010

    Community Benefit Provided by Minnesota's Hospitals in 2008 (PDF: 322KB/61 pages)

    June 2010

    Administrative Costs at Minnesota Health Plans in 2008 (PDF: 322KB/61 pages)

    June 2010

    Minnesota Health Care Spending and Projections (PDF: 645KB/26 pages)

    June 2010.

    Private Health Insurance Premiums and Cost Drivers in Minnesota, 2008 (PDF: 86KB/7 pages)
    November 2009.

    Minnesota Health Care Spending in 2007 (PDF: 76KB/6 pages)
    November, 2009.

    Baseline Health Care Spending Projections to 2018 (PDF: 78KB/5 pages)
    June, 2009.

    Minnesota Health Care Spending in 2006 (PDF: 73KB/5 pages)
    April, 2009.

    Private Health Insurance Cost Trends in Minnesota, 2007 (PDF: 98 KB/4 pages)
    September, 2008.

    Minnesota Health Care Spending in 2005 (PDF: 345KB/4 pages)
    December, 2007.

    Health Insurance Premiums and Cost Drivers in Minnesota, 2006 (PDF: 105 KB/4 pages)
    October, 2007.

    Minnesota Hospitals: Uncompensated Care, Community Benefits, and the Value of Tax Exemptions (PDF: 813 KB/66 pages)
    January 2007.

    Health Insurance Premiums and Cost Drivers in Minnesota, 2005 (PDF: 1.36MB/5 pages)
    Issue Brief 2006-03. July 2006.

    Health Care Capital Expenditures in Minnesota, 1992-2004 (PDF: 391KB/4 pages)
    Issue Brief 2005-04. August 2005.

    Trends in Private Health Insurance Premiums and Cost Drivers, 2004 (PDF: 197KB/4 pages)
    Issue Brief 2005-02. August 2005.

    Minnesota Health Care Spending in 2002 (PDF: 82KB/6 pages)
    Issue Brief 2004-05. November 2004.

    2003 Health Insurance Premiums and Cost Drivers (PDF: 91KB/4 pages)
    Issue Brief 2004-04. August 2004.

    Updated Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 04:10PM