Personal health care expenditures by state (1998)


List of variables:

health=total personal health care expenditures by residents of state i in 1998
(in millions of current dollars)
hosp=hospital care expenditures in 1998 in state i
(in millions of current dollars)
phys=expenditures on physicians and other professional medical services in 1998 in state i
(in millions of current dollars)
drugs=prescription drug expenditures in 1998 in state i in 1998
(in millions of current dollars)
nurshome=nursing home care expenditures in 1998 in state i
(in millions of current dollars)
Income=personal income in state i in 1998
(in billions of current dollars)
Pop=population of state i in 1998
(in thousands)

Source: Statistical Abstract of the United States, 2000, 2001.

John Kane - kane@oswego.edu
Department of Economics, SUNY-Oswego, Oswego, NY 13126