Special Report

How Many People Have Preexisting Conditions in Every State

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25. Maryland
> Population w/ preexisting conditions: 26% (tied)
> Pct. uninsured: 6.6% (tied for 17th lowest)
> Median household income: $75,847 (the highest)
> Life expectancy at birth: 79.3 (tied for 21st highest)

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24. Virginia
> Population w/ preexisting conditions: 26% (tied)
> Pct. uninsured: 9.1% (tied for 23rd highest)
> Median household income: $66,262 (8th highest)
> Life expectancy at birth: 79.1 (tied for 25th highest)

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23. New Mexico
> Population w/ preexisting conditions: 27% (tied)
> Pct. uninsured: 10.9% (tied for13th highest)
> Median household income: $45,382 (6th lowest)
> Life expectancy at birth: 78.2 (tied for 17th lowest)

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22. North Carolina
> Population w/ preexisting conditions: 27% (tied)
> Pct. uninsured: 11.2% (11th highest)
> Median household income: $47,830 (10th lowest)
> Life expectancy at birth: 77.9 (14th lowest)

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21. Oregon
> Population w/ preexisting conditions: 27% (tied)
> Pct. uninsured: 7.0% (18th lowest)
> Median household income: $54,148 (25th lowest)
> Life expectancy at birth: 79.5 (tied for 17th highest)

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