Community Hospital Units by State (2014)

RankStateInpatient Days Per 1000 Population Age Adjusted
UNITED STATES522.9
1NORTH DAKOTA686.3
2SOUTH DAKOTA682.5
3NEW YORK667.2
4MISSISSIPPI659.6
5LOUISIANA648.5
6ALABAMA642.0
7KENTUCKY640.5
8TENNESSEE631.5
9MISSOURI608.0
10NEBRASKA585.1
11PENNSYLVANIA583.2
12WEST VIRGINIA582.5
13MASSACHUSETTS579.4
14OHIO569.8
15ARKANSAS547.3
16TEXAS546.5
17GEORGIA543.9
18NEW JERSEY541.5
19DELAWARE541.1
20OKLAHOMA537.7
21MICHIGAN536.5
22CONNECTICUT526.0
23ILLINOIS523.4
24NEVADA517.3
25KANSAS514.9
26SOUTH CAROLINA512.9
27RHODE ISLAND506.3
28MARYLAND506.0
29INDIANA505.6
30NORTH CAROLINA504.4
31MINNESOTA477.9
32VIRGINIA475.4
33FLORIDA474.8
34ALASKA471.7
35IOWA445.1
36MAINE437.9
37NEW HAMPSHIRE430.4
38CALIFORNIA423.2
39MONTANA407.5
40WISCONSIN405.0
41ARIZONA395.8
42HAWAII393.3
43NEW MEXICO392.5
44COLORADO391.5
45WASHINGTON385.5
46UTAH373.4
47VERMONT348.3
48OREGON343.4
49IDAHO340.5
50WYOMING301.0

 

 

Source:  AHA Annual Survey of Hospitals
Population Data is from the Bureau of the Census
Note: “Age Adjusted” is based on percentage variance from national average for percentage of population age 65 and older.
Assumptions: (1) The 65 and older population generate 3.5 times as many hospital admissions as the under 65 population. (2) 65 and older population generate 4.5 times as many hospital inpatient days as under 65 population.