Ohio

State

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Population
11.7M
0.264% 1-year growth
US Senator
Sherrod Brown
Democratic Party
US Senator
Rob Portman
Republican Party
Median Age
39.5

Poverty Rate
14.5%

Median Household Income
$56,111
3.87% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$151,100
4.79% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
5.42M
1.14% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, Ohio had a population of 11.7M people with a median age of 39.5 and a median household income of $56,111. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Ohio grew from 11.7M to 11.7M, a 0.264% increase and its median household income grew from $54,021 to $56,111, a 3.87% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ohio are White (Non-Hispanic) (78.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.2%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.67%), White (Hispanic) (2.47%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.3%). 7.34% of the people in Ohio speak a non-English language, and 97.8% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Ohio are Ohio State University-Main Campus (15,731 degrees awarded in 2017), University of Cincinnati-Main Campus (10,454 degrees), and Ohio University-Main Campus (9,687 degrees).

The median property value in Ohio is $151,100, and the homeownership rate is 65.9%. Most people in Ohio commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Ohio is 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Ohio, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Impact on Employment

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Ohio (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Ohio across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Ohio went to Donald J. Trump with 51.7% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (43.6%), followed by Other (3.91%). The most partisan county was Mercer County, OH with 80.6% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman are the senators currently representing the state of Ohio. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Ohio is currently represented by 16 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Ohio
51.7% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Ohio
  1. 80.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 79.7% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 79% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Ohio was Mercer County, OH with 80.6% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Ohio colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Ohio

Sherrod Brown
Senator from Ohio1
Assumed office on January 3, 2007
Rob Portman
Senator from Ohio3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011

Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman are the senators currently representing Ohio.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Ohio over time, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Ohio

Ohio is currently represented by 16 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Ohio have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Ohio is home to a population of 11.7M people, from which 97.8% are citizens. As of 2018, 4.46% of Ohio residents were born outside of the country (521k people).

In 2018, there were 6.44 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (9.18M people) in Ohio than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.43M Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 313k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Ohio are Spanish (261,305 speakers), Yiddish, Pennsylvania Dutch or Other West Germanic Languages (57,047 speakers), and Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (49,559 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Ohio
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    9.18M ± 3.51k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    1.43M ± 11.7k
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    313k ± 13.9k
3.9%
Hispanic Population
456k people

In 2018, there were 6.44 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (9.18M people) in Ohio than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.43M Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 313k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

3.9% of the people in Ohio are hispanic (456k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Ohio as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    261,305 speakers (2.38%)
  2. Yiddish, Pennsylvania Dutch or Other West Germanic Languages
    57,047 speakers (0.519%)
  3. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    49,559 speakers (0.451%)

7.34% of Ohio citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.9%. In 2018, the most common non-English language spoken in Ohio was Spanish. 2.38% of the overall population of Ohio are native Spanish speakers. 0.519% speak Yiddish, Pennsylvania Dutch or Other West Germanic Languages and 0.451% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

4.46%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
521k people
4.31%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
502k people

As of 2018, 4.46% of Ohio residents (521k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Ohio was 4.31%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

39
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.2
41
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 0.7

In 2018, the median age of all people in Ohio was 39.5. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 39, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 41. But people in Ohio are getting getting older. In 2017, the average age of all Ohio residents was 39.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. India
    62,221 ± 6,108 people
  2. Mexico
    44,382 ± 5,162 people
  3. China
    35,261 ± 4,603 people

In 2018, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Ohio was India, the natal country of 62,221 Ohio residents, followed by Mexico with 44,382 and China with 35,261.

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Citizenship

97.8%
2018 Citizenship
97.8%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 97.8% of Ohio residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Ohio was 97.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    238,267 ± 6,492
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    111,617 ± 6,008
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    88,567 ± 4,198

Ohio has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.13 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Ohio is $56,111. In 2018, the county with the highest Median Household Income in Ohio was Delaware County, OH with a value of $99,881, followed by Warren County, OH and Geauga County, OH, with respective values of $86,473 and $82,784.

Males in N/A have an average income that is N/A times higher than the average income of females, which is N/A. The income inequality in N/A (measured using the Gini index) is N/A, which is N/A than the national average.

The economy of Ohio employs 5.42M people. The largest industries in Ohio are N/A, and the highest paying industries are N/A.

Wages

Median Household Income

$56,111
2018 value
± $425
3.87%
1 Year Growth
± 1.03%

Households in Ohio have a median annual income of $56,111, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $54,021 in 2017, which represents a 3.87% annual growth.

The following chart shows how the median household income in Ohio compares to that of its neighboring and parent geographies.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

N/A
Average Male Salary in N/A
± N/A
N/A
Average Female Salary in N/A
± N/A

In N/A, full-time male employees in N/A made N/A times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

In N/A the highest paid race/ethnicity of N/A workers was N/A. These workers were paid N/A times more than N/A workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in N/A.

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Wage Distribution

N/A Wage GINI in N/A
  1. N/A
  2. N/A

In N/A, the income inequality in N/A was N/A according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a N/A N/A from N/A to N/A, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat N/A even. The GINI for N/A was N/A than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed N/A evenly in N/A in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Ohio across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

In 2018, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Ohio was Delaware County, OH with a value of $99,881, followed by Warren County, OH and Geauga County, OH, with respective values of $86,473 and $82,784.

The following map shows all of the counties in Ohio colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

14.5% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Ohio (1.65M out of 11.3M people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females 35 - 44.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    1,062,495 ± 7,509
  2. Black
    428,990 ± 4,540
  3. Hispanic
    108,209 ± 2,378

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Ohio is White, followed by Black and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

5.42M
2018 Value
1.14%
1 Year growth
± 1.14%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Ohio grew at a rate of 1.14%, from 5.36M employees to 5.42M employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Ohio, are N/A. This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Ohio.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Ohio, by number of employees, are N/A.

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Most Specialized

Compared to other states, Ohio has an unusually high number of residents working as N/A.

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Ohio, by average salary, are N/A.

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Industries

Employment by Industries

5.42M
2018 Value
1.14%
1 Year growth
± 1.14%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Ohio grew at a rate of 1.14%, from 5.36M employees to 5.42M employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Ohio, are N/A. This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Ohio, though some of these residents may live in Ohio and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Ohio, by number of employees, are N/A.

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Most Specialized

Compared to other states, Ohio has an unusually high number of N/A industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Ohio, by average salary, are N/A.

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Ohio to other states, or from other states to Ohio.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $65.2B
  2. $64.2B
  3. $45.1B

In 2015, the top outbound Ohio product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $65.2B, followed by Motorized vehicles ($64.2B) and Machinery ($45.1B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Ohio products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$614B
2015 Value in Ohio
$952B
Projected 2045 Value in Ohio
55% growth

In 2015, total outbound Ohio trade was $614B. This is expected to increase 55% to $952B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Ohio trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Ohio to other states, or from other states to Ohio.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $44.3B
  2. $34.5B
  3. $31.7B

In 2015, the top outbound Ohio domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Michigan with $44.3B, followed by Indiana with $34.5B and Pennsylvania and $31.7B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Ohio shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Education

In 2017, universities in Ohio awarded 171,786 degrees. The student population of Ohio is skewed towards women, with 292,387 male students and 373,682 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Ohio are White (123,297 and 76.5%), followed by Black or African American (16,797 and 10.4%), Unknown (6,839 and 4.24%), and Hispanic or Latino (5,534 and 3.43%).

The largest universities in Ohio by number of degrees awarded are Ohio State University-Main Campus (15,731 and 9.16%), University of Cincinnati-Main Campus (10,454 and 6.09%), and Ohio University-Main Campus (9,687 and 5.64%).

The most popular majors in Ohio are Registered Nursing (11,790 and 6.86%), General Business Administration & Management (9,115 and 5.31%), and Liberal Arts & Sciences (6,498 and 3.78%).

The median tuition costs in Ohio are $28,100 for private four year colleges, and $5,753 and $14,196 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 6,819 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 3,513 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 2,987 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Ohio was Registered Nursing with 6,819 degree-majorss awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Ohio according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 15,731 degrees awarded
  2. 10,454 degrees awarded
  3. 9,687 degrees awarded
$5,753
Median In-State Public
$28,100
Median Private

In 2017, the Ohio institution with the largest number of graduating students was Ohio State University-Main Campus with 15,731 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

72,842
Degrees Awarded to Men
98,944
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 72,842 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Ohio, which is 0.736 times less than the 98,944 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 institutions in Ohio by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    123,297 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    16,797 degrees awarded
  3. Unknown
    6,839 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Ohio were to White students. These 123,297 degrees mean that there were 7.34 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 16,797 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Ohio was $151,100 in 2018, which is 0.658 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $144,200 to $151,100, a 4.79% increase. The homeownership rate in Ohio is 65.9%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Ohio have an average commute time of 22.6 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Ohio is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$151,100
2018 Median
± $792
$144,200
2017 Median
± $1,015

In 2018, the median property value in Ohio grew to to $151,100 from the previous year's value of $144,200.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Ohio compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Ohio the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$56,111
Median Household Income
± $425
4.69M
Number of Households
± 31,777

In 2018, the median household income of the 4.69M households in Ohio grew to $56,111 from the previous year's value of $54,021.

The following chart displays the households in Ohio distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Ohio distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Ohio the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

65.9%
2018 Homeownership
65.8%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 65.9% of the housing units in Ohio were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 65.8%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Ohio compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

22.6 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Ohio have a shorter commute time (22.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.65% of the workforce in Ohio have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    82.4%
  2. Carpooled
    8.23%
  3. Worked At Home
    4.4%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Ohio was Drove Alone (82.4%), followed by those who Carpooled (8.23%) and those who Worked At Home (4.4%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Ohio distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Ohio have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Health

94% of the population of Ohio has health coverage, with 50.9% on employee plans, 18.2% on Medicaid, 13% on Medicare, 10.6% on non-group plans, and 1.35% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Ohio was $8,712 in 2014. This is a 5.14% increase from the previous year ($8,286).

Primary care physicians in Ohio see 1307 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.538% increase from the previous year (1300 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1656 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 561 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Scioto County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (16.8%). Additionally, Hocking County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (40.3%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

1,307 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Ohio

Primary care physicians in Ohio see an average of 1,307 patients per year. This represents a 0.538% increase from the previous year (1,300 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Ohio in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$8,712
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Ohio
$4,371
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$7,007
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$11,038
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Ohio (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 5.14%, from $8,286 to $8,712.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

5.97%
Uninsured
50.9%
Employer Coverage
18.2%
Medicaid
13%
Medicare
10.6%
Non-Group
1.35%
Military or VA

Between N/A and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Ohio N/A by N/A from N/A% to 5.97%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Ohio changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 16.8% prevalence
  2. 15.9% prevalence
  3. 15.3% prevalence

Scioto County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Ohio, at 16.8%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Ohio by county over multiple years.

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