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Medicare advantage statistics

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42%
of all Medicare beneficiaries (26 million people) are enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans in 2021. (2021 enrollment update)
65%
of enrollees in Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug Plans pay no additional premium in 2021 (2021 Premiums, Cost Sharing, Out-of-Pocket Limits and Supplemental Benefits)
29%
of all Medicare beneficiaries live in a county where more than half of Medicare beneficiaries in that county are enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans (2021 Enrollment Update)
81%
of Medicare Advantage enrollees are in plans that receive bonuses based primarily on quality ratings, at a cost of $11.6 billion in 2021 (Star Ratings and Bonuses)
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