The number of people with private medical insurance (PMI) policies in the UK remained static at 3.7 million in 2002.
An additional 456,000 policyholders were enrolled in non-insured medical expenses schemes in 2002.
Total people covered by PMI policies or non-insured medical expenses schemes was 7.6 million at the end of 2002, 12.8% of the population.
Key statistics from Private Medical Insurance Market Sector Report 2003
Persons covered by PMI
Company paid schemes
Personal sector schemes
Value of UK market
Claims of UK market