Fewer Kentucky small businesses offering employees health insurance
Fewer Kentucky small businesses are offering health insurance to their employees.
According to the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky, just 26.6% of small businesses included benefits last year, dropping from 36.4% in 2012.
Small business were categorized as having 50 or fewer employees.
In comparison, 98.3% of Kentucky businesses with 50 or more employees offered health insurance in 2015.
When looking at all private employers in Kentucky, the percentage that offered health insurance dropped 6.6% from 2012 to 2015, from 54.4% to 47.8%.
You can read more on the findings in the full report below.