Special Report

States With the Most Past-Due Medical Debt

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6. Utah
> Nonelderly adults with past-due medical debt: 18.2%
> Uninsured rate: 10.5% (16th highest)
> Median household income: $62,912 (13th highest)
> Premature deaths per 100K: 288 (11th lowest)

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7. Maryland
> Nonelderly adults with past-due medical debt: 18.6%
> Uninsured rate: 6.6% (17th lowest)
> Median household income: $75,847 (the highest)
> Premature deaths per 100K: 317 (22nd lowest)

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8. New York
> Nonelderly adults with past-due medical debt: 18.8%
> Uninsured rate: 7.1% (20th lowest)
> Median household income: $60,850 (15th highest)
> Premature deaths per 100K: 283 (8th lowest)

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9. Nevada
> Nonelderly adults with past-due medical debt: 19.4%
> Uninsured rate: 12.3% (7th highest)
> Median household income: $52,431 (22nd lowest)
> Premature deaths per 100K: 361 (16th highest)

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10. North Dakota
> Nonelderly adults with past-due medical debt: 19.5%
> Uninsured rate: 7.8% (21st lowest)
> Median household income: $60,557 (16th highest)
> Premature deaths per 100K: 314 (20th lowest)

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