Public Policy Institute of New York State, Inc.

Medicaid Enrollment as a
Percent of Total Population Excel file

Rank
State
Percent of Population
United States 20%
14 Alabama 21%
23 Alaska 18%
9 Arizona 23%
2 Arkansas 27%
1 California 29%
43 Colorado 12%
34 Connecticut 15%
11 Delaware 22%
28 Florida 17%
17 Georgia 19%
28 Hawaii 17%
34 Idaho 15%
17 Illinois 19%
32 Indiana 16%
34 Iowa 15%
42 Kansas 13%
15 Kentucky 20%
7 Louisiana 25%
9 Maine 23%
39 Maryland 14%
17 Massachusetts 19%
23 Michigan 18%
34 Minnesota 15%
2 Mississippi 27%
23 Missouri 18%
43 Montana 12%
39 Nebraska 14%
46 Nevada 11%
46 New Hampshire 11%
46 New Jersey 11%
5 New Mexico 26%
2 New York 27%
17 North Carolina 19%
46 North Dakota 11%
23 Ohio 18%
15 Oklahoma 20%
39 Oregon 14%
28 Pennsylvania 17%
17 Rhode Island 19%
11 South Carolina 22%
34 South Dakota 15%
7 Tennessee 25%
28 Texas 17%
43 Utah 12%
5 Vermont 26%
46 Virginia 11%
17 Washington 19%
11 West Virginia 22%
23 Wisconsin 18%
32 Wyoming 16%
Source: Kaiser Family Foundation State Health Facts