Special Report

How Many People Have Preexisting Conditions in Every State

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45. California
> Population w/ preexisting conditions: 24% (tied)
> Pct. uninsured: 8.6% (25th lowest)
> Median household income: $64,500 (9th highest)
> Life expectancy at birth: 80.9 (2nd highest)

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44. Connecticut
> Population w/ preexisting conditions: 24% (tied)
> Pct. uninsured: 6.0% (tied for 11th lowest)
> Median household income: $71,346 (5th highest)
> Life expectancy at birth: 80.8 (3rd highest)

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43. Hawaii
> Population w/ preexisting conditions: 24% (tied)
> Pct. uninsured: 4.0% (3rd lowest)
> Median household income: $73,486 (2nd highest)
> Life expectancy at birth: 81.2 (the highest)

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42. Iowa
> Population w/ preexisting conditions: 24% (tied)
> Pct. uninsured: 5.0% (5th lowest)
> Median household income: $54,736 (25th highest)
> Life expectancy at birth: 79.3 (tied for 21st highest)

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41. Massachusetts
> Population w/ preexisting conditions: 24% (tied)
> Pct. uninsured: 2.8% (the lowest)
> Median household income: $70,628 (6th highest)
> Life expectancy at birth: 80.7 (tied for 4th highest)

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