Special Report

This Is How Much Your State Spends on Your Health

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25. Wisconsin
> State spending on health in 2018: $2,098 per capita
> Health spending as share of all state spending in 2018: 29.0% — 23rd highest
> Total state health budget: $12.2 billion
> Population 65 and older: 17.5% — 18th highest
> Population with a disability: 11.8% — 14th lowest
> Adults without health insurance: 5.7% — 8th lowest

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24. Washington
> State spending on health in 2018: $2,110 per capita
> Health spending as share of all state spending in 2018: 27.7% — 24th lowest
> Total state health budget: $16.1 billion
> Population 65 and older: 15.9% — 8th lowest
> Population with a disability: 12.7% — 22nd lowest
> Adults without health insurance: 6.6% — 17th lowest

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23. New Jersey
> State spending on health in 2018: $2,142 per capita
> Health spending as share of all state spending in 2018: 24.1% — 12th lowest
> Total state health budget: $19.0 billion
> Population 65 and older: 16.6% — 21st lowest
> Population with a disability: 10.3% — 2nd lowest
> Adults without health insurance: 7.9% — 23rd lowest

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22. Montana
> State spending on health in 2018: $2,192 per capita
> Health spending as share of all state spending in 2018: 30.0% — 17th highest
> Total state health budget: $2.3 billion
> Population 65 and older: 19.5% — 6th highest
> Population with a disability: 13.5% — 21st highest
> Adults without health insurance: 8.3% — 24th highest

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21. Missouri
> State spending on health in 2018: $2,217 per capita
> Health spending as share of all state spending in 2018: 38.9% — the highest
> Total state health budget: $13.6 billion
> Population 65 and older: 17.2% — 23rd highest
> Population with a disability: 14.7% — 12th highest
> Adults without health insurance: 10.0% — 15th highest

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