Special Report

This Is How Much Your State Spends on Your Health

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20. Kansas
> State spending on health in 2018: $2,257 per capita
> Health spending as share of all state spending in 2018: 33.6% — 7th highest
> Total state health budget: $6.6 billion
> Population 65 and older: 16.4% — 20th lowest
> Population with a disability: 13.5% — 21st highest
> Adults without health insurance: 9.2% — 19th highest

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19. West Virginia
> State spending on health in 2018: $2,345 per capita
> Health spending as share of all state spending in 2018: 27.4% — 23rd lowest
> Total state health budget: $4.2 billion
> Population 65 and older: 20.5% — 3rd highest
> Population with a disability: 19.8% — the highest
> Adults without health insurance: 6.7% — 18th lowest

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18. Pennsylvania
> State spending on health in 2018: $2,370 per capita
> Health spending as share of all state spending in 2018: 29.6% — 19th highest
> Total state health budget: $30.3 billion
> Population 65 and older: 18.7% — 8th highest
> Population with a disability: 14.0% — 16th highest
> Adults without health insurance: 5.8% — 9th lowest

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17. Oregon
> State spending on health in 2018: $2,375 per capita
> Health spending as share of all state spending in 2018: 25.4% — 16th lowest
> Total state health budget: $10.0 billion
> Population 65 and older: 18.2% — 10th highest
> Population with a disability: 14.7% — 12th highest
> Adults without health insurance: 7.2% — 20th lowest

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16. Hawaii
> State spending on health in 2018: $2,401 per capita
> Health spending as share of all state spending in 2018: 24.9% — 14th lowest
> Total state health budget: $3.4 billion
> Population 65 and older: 19.0% — 7th highest
> Population with a disability: 11.9% — 16th lowest
> Adults without health insurance: 4.2% — 3rd lowest

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