Publications and Research

In addition to publishing semi-annual Health Care Cost and Utilization Reports, HCCI supports and conducts cutting edge non-partisan research that will focus on a variety of topics that deal with the drivers of US health care costs. Independent academic and actuarial researchers who meet appropriate qualifications can apply for access to the data to perform specific research projects.


Current Report

The 2012 Health Care Cost and Utilization Report shows that the growth rate of health care spending among privately insured people under age 65 remained low in 2012, growing 4.0 percent, slightly lower than in 2011 (4.1%).

Explore the 2012 Report