Slideshow The top 50 large-group insurance carriers in the U.S., part 2

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  • February 26 2015, 8:17am EST
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A note on the following numbers

Premiums listed for the following insurance companies are based on Form 5500 Schedule A data for large-group business submitted to the Department of Labor. As such, groups under 100 lives, government entities and church plans are not required to file. Any disclosure on Schedule C's are also not contemplated in these numbers.

25) Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas

Total market share: 0.69%

In-force premium: $956,151,313

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24) Empire BlueCross BlueShield

Total market share: 0.70%

In-force premium: $971,117,201

23) CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield

Total market share: 0.72%

In-force premium: $1,000,444,491

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22) Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida

Total market share: 0.73%

In-force premium: $1,013,901,382

21) Sun Life Financial

Total market share: 0.74%

In-force premium: $1,024,302,438

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20) Lincoln Financial Group

Total market share: 0.75%

In-force premium: $1,033,927,480

19) Humana

Total market share: 0.80%

In-force premium: $1,099,822,619

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18) Guardian

Total market share: 0.87%

In-force premium: $1,206,945,468

17) VSP

Total market share: 0.88%

In-force premium: $1,220,572,033

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16) Health Net

Total market share: 1.04%

In-force premium: $1,440,007,473

15) Independence Blue Cross

Total market share: 1.04%

In-force premium: $1,442,005,123

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14) Blue Shield of California

Total market share: 1.24%

In-force premium: $1,713,037,612

13) Highmark

Total market share: 1.37%

In-force premium: $1,892,167,644

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12) The Hartford

Total market share: 1.39%

In-force premium: $1,926,435,249

11) Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

Total market share: 1.48%

In-force premium: $2,050,826,396

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10) Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

Total market share: 1.72%

In-force premium: $2,382,893,480

9) Unum

Total market share: 1.95%

In-force premium: $2,690,700,081

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8) Prudential

Total market share: 2.35%

In-force premium: $3,244,836,682

7) MetLife

Total market share: 5.32%

In-force premium: $7,354,549,408

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6) Cigna

Total market share: 6.05%

In-force premium: $8,359,237,285

5) Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois

Total market share: 6.12%

In-force premium: $8,460,949,098

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4) Anthem

Total market share: 6.30%

In-force premium: $8,704,520,186

3) Aetna

Total market share: 7.84%

In-force premium: $10,835,740,664

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2) UnitedHealthcare

Total market share: 9.28%

In-force premium: $12,821,606,899

1) Kaiser Permanente

Total market share: 10.56%

In-force premium: $14,597,870,038