Health insurance premiums by canton and premium region

Health insurance premiums vary depending on the canton and premium region. Find out about the current health insurance premiums in your canton.

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What is the health insurance premium?

The health insurance premium is the monthly amount you pay to the health insurance company. Health insurance premiums cover health care costs in Switzerland. By paying health insurance premiums, you have access to medical care, medicines, hospitalisation and other medical services.

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Health insurance premiums by canton

The health insurance premiums by canton and premium region are listed below:

Are health insurance premiums based on income?

No, health insurance premiums in Switzerland are not based on income. Health insurance premiums are set annually by the Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH) and approved by the Swiss Financial Supervisory Authority (FINMA).

How much will the health insurance premium cost in 2024?

The average monthly health insurance premium is CHF 359.50 in 2024. In contrast to 2023, the health insurance premiums of 2024 have increased by 8.7 percent. The average health insurance premium is CHF 426.70 for adults, CHF 300.60 for young people and CHF 111.80 for children.

When will the new health insurance premiums come?

The new health insurance premiums come every year on 30 September at the latest.