Community Hospital Units by State (2015)

RankStateMedicare Discharges Per 1000 Population
UNITED STATES307.9
1KENTUCKY390.3
2MISSISSIPPI388.4
3TENNESSEE388.0
4MISSOURI383.1
5LOUISIANA375.9
6WEST VIRGINIA371.0
7MICHIGAN367.2
8NORTH DAKOTA355.1
9OHIO353.6
10ALABAMA349.9
11ARKANSAS347.0
12MASSACHUSETTS343.7
13PENNSYLVANIA340.8
14GEORGIA338.4
15KANSAS334.6
16INDIANA331.5
17ILLINOIS330.0
18SOUTH DAKOTA328.3
19RHODE ISLAND320.5
20TEXAS319.2
21NORTH CAROLINA313.5
22CONNECTICUT310.2
23NEW JERSEY308.9
24DELAWARE308.7
25MARYLAND307.2
26NEBRASKA305.9
27NEW YORK305.7
28SOUTH CAROLINA300.5
29IOWA294.3
30OKLAHOMA294.2
31VIRGINIA291.7
32FLORIDA287.9
33WISCONSIN287.7
34UTAH287.2
35NEW HAMPSHIRE281.0
36MINNESOTA280.2
37MAINE276.0
38NEVADA264.2
39ALASKA264.0
40WASHINGTON254.0
41CALIFORNIA250.9
42COLORADO241.9
43MONTANA239.9
44ARIZONA236.7
45OREGON231.8
46IDAHO229.1
47NEW MEXICO220.6
48VERMONT220.2
49HAWAII207.3
50WYOMING206.2

 

Source:  AHA Annual Survey of Hospitals
Population Data is from the Bureau of the Census