What percent of companies with fewer than 50 employees offer healthcare?
Answer: – C (28.6%)
According to research by The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, the 2016 national average of companies with fewer than 50 employees offering health insurance is 28.6%. By state, the lowest was Montana with only 16.1% and the highest was Hawaii with 70.5%. Other notable states are Indiana (20.3%), Illinois (27.2%), Maryland (32.9%), Texas (28.5%). Complete state by state list.
Although majority of small businesses do not offer health insurance for their employees, many provide a monthly healthcare allowance to stay competitive in the war for talent.
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