Poor Health Literacy
See key employee findings from the 2015 Aflac WorkForces Report.
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Poor Health Literacy
POOR HEALTH LITERACY
Employee ﬁndings from the 2015 Aﬂac
WorkForces Report showed:1
2015 Aﬂac WorkForces Report, conducted in Jan. 2015 by Research Now on behalf of Aﬂac.
2015 Open Enrollment Survey conducted by Lightspeed GMI from June 23 - July 2, 2015 among 2,000 adults ages
18 and older who are employed full time or part time at a company with three or more employees.
Includes completely, strongly and somewhat agree.
American Family Life Assurance Company of Columbus 4/15
Only 17% report understanding
their total annual health care costs
extremely well, while more than
half don't understand everything in
their major medical/health
9% say they do not understand
their annual deductible costs very
or at all well.
Only 12% of employees agree they
are very or extremely knowledgeable
about federal and state exchanges.
their personal health
insurance situation will become
health care reform is
too complicated to understand.