Combined Medicaid/Medicare
Personal Health Care (Millions of Dollars)
1998

State Name Personal Health Care (Millions $) Population (Thousands) Population 65+ (Thousands) pop 65+ as % of total pop. per capita personal health care
($)
personal health care per pop. 65+
($)
Alabama 16,056 4,352 568 13.05 3,689 28,268
Alaska 2,299 614 34 5.54 3,744 67,618
Arizona 14,782 4,669 618 13.24 3,166 23,919
Arkansas 8,463 2,538 363 14.30 3,335 23,314
California 110,057 32,667 3,615 11.07 3,369 30,445
Colorado 13,669 3,971 402 10.12 3,442 34,002
Connecticut 15,221 3,274 469 14.32 4,649 32,454
Delaware 3,106 744 96 12.90 4,175 32,354
District of Columbia 4,258 523 73 13.96 8,141 58,329
Florida 59,724 14,916 2,734 18.33 4,004 21,845
Georgia 27,219 7,642 755 9.88 3,562 36,052
Hawaii 4,658 1,193 158 13.24 3,904 29,481
Idaho 3,397 1,229 139 11.31 2,764 24,439
Illinois 44,305 12,045 1,496 12.42 3,678 29,616
Indiana 21,259 5,899 740 12.54 3,604 28,728
Iowa 10,198 2,862 431 15.06 3,563 23,661
Kansas 9,394 2,629 354 13.47 3,573 26,537
Kentucky 14,414 3,936 493 12.53 3,662 29,237
Louisiana 16,500 4,369 504 11.54 3,777 32,738
Maine 4,925 1,244 175 14.07 3,959 28,143
Maryland 19,646 5,135 592 11.53 3,826 33,186
Massachusetts 30,039 6,147 861 14.01 4,887 34,889
Michigan 35,647 9,817 1,223 12.46 3,631 29,147
Minnesota 20,313 4,725 583 12.34 4,299 34,842
Mississippi 8,882 2,752 336 12.21 3,227 26,435
Missouri 20,911 5,439 745 13.70 3,845 28,068
Montana 2,838 880 117 13.30 3,225 24,256
Nebraska 6,095 1,663 229 13.77 3,665 26,616
Nevada 5,606 1,747 200 11.45 3,209 28,030
New Hampshire 4,658 1,185 142 11.98 3,931 32,803
New Jersey 32,695 8,115 1,106 13.63 4,029 29,561
New Mexico 5,344 1,737 198 11.40 3,077 26,990
New York 85,785 18,175 2,424 13.34 4,720 35,390
North Carolina 27,327 7,546 947 12.55 3,621 28,856
North Dakota 2,680 638 92 14.42 4,201 29,130
Ohio 42,581 11,209 1,501 13.39 3,799 28,368
Oklahoma 10,988 3,347 448 13.39 3,283 24,527
Oregon 10,840 3,282 433 13.19 3,303 25,035
Pennsylvania 51,322 12,001 1,904 15.87 4,276 26,955
Rhode Island 4,515 988 154 15.59 4,570 29,318
South Carolina 13,204 3,836 468 12.20 3,442 28,214
South Dakota 2,842 738 106 14.36 3,851 26,811
Tennessee 22,021 5,431 679 12.50 4,055 32,432
Texas 67,750 19,760 2,000 10.12 3,429 33,875
Utah 5,944 2,100 184 8.76 2,830 32,304
Vermont 2,066 591 73 12.35 3,496 28,301
Virginia 22,261 6,791 767 11.29 3,278 29,023
Washington 19,292 5,689 652 11.46 3,391 29,589
West Virginia 7,037 1,811 275 15.18 3,886 25,589
Wisconsin 19,945 5,224 691 13.23 3,818 28,864
Wyoming 1,407 481 56 11.64 2,925 25,125
             
Source: Data from Health Care Financing Administration, http://www.hcfa.gov/stats/nhe-oact/stateestimates/Tables98/, table allpayers.csv