Special Report

What Your State Spends on Your Health

 

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35. Arizona
> 2015 state health spending: $1,598 per capita ($10.9 billion)
> State government spending, all programs: $5,175 per capita (6th lowest)
> Population 65 and over: 16.8% (12th highest)
> Population with a disability: 13.1% (25th lowest)
> Population with health insurance: 90.0% (13th lowest)

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34. Virginia
> 2015 state health spending: $1,653 per capita ($13.9 billion)
> State government spending, all programs: $6,085 per capita (16th lowest)
> Population 65 and over: 14.6% (11th lowest)
> Population with a disability: 11.8% (15th lowest)
> Population with health insurance: 91.3% (21st lowest)

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33. Oklahoma
> 2015 state health spending: $1,655 per capita ($6.5 billion)
> State government spending, all programs: $6,132 per capita (17th lowest)
> Population 65 and over: 14.9% (16th lowest)
> Population with a disability: 16.1% (6th highest)
> Population with health insurance: 86.2% (3rd lowest)

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32. Alabama
> 2015 state health spending: $1,679 per capita ($8.2 billion)
> State government spending, all programs: $6,007 per capita (15th lowest)
> Population 65 and over: 16.1% (19th highest)
> Population with a disability: 16.5% (4th highest)
> Population with health insurance: 90.9% (15th lowest)

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31. North Dakota
> 2015 state health spending: $1,690 per capita ($1.3 billion)
> State government spending, all programs: $10,864 per capita (3rd highest)
> Population 65 and over: 14.5% (8th lowest)
> Population with a disability: 11.5% (11th lowest)
> Population with health insurance: 93.0% (21st highest)