Special Report

States With the Most Past-Due Medical Debt

Cleveland, Ohio
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16. Ohio
> Nonelderly adults with past-due medical debt: 21.3%
> Uninsured rate: 6.5% (15th lowest)
> Median household income: $51,075 (17th lowest)
> Premature deaths per 100K: 377 (12th highest)

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 3
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17. Pennsylvania
> Nonelderly adults with past-due medical debt: 21.8%
> Uninsured rate: 6.4% (14th lowest)
> Median household income: $55,702 (21st highest)
> Premature deaths per 100K: 343 (20th highest)

Sunrise Over Crown Point at Columbia River Gorge, Oregon
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18. Oregon
> Nonelderly adults with past-due medical debt: 22.1%
> Uninsured rate: 7.0% (18th lowest)
> Median household income: $54,148 (25th lowest)
> Premature deaths per 100K: 309 (17th lowest)

winter and Fall foliage at Maroon Bells, Aspen Colorado
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19. Colorado
> Nonelderly adults with past-due medical debt: 22.2%
> Uninsured rate: 8.1% (22nd lowest)
> Median household income: $63,909 (11th highest)
> Premature deaths per 100K: 279 (6th lowest)

Pierre, South Dakota
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20. South Dakota
> Nonelderly adults with past-due medical debt: 22.2%
> Uninsured rate: 10.2% (18th highest)
> Median household income: $53,017 (23rd lowest)
> Premature deaths per 100K: 320 (23rd lowest)

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