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State Rankings -- Statistical Abstract of the United States

DOCTORS PER 100,000 RESIDENT POPULATION, 2004

[When states share the same rank, the next lower rank is omitted. Because of rounded data, states may have identical values shown, but different ranks. Cautionary note about rankings]

State Rate \1 Rank
    United States 266 (X)
Alabama 213 40
Alaska 222 34
Arizona 208 43
Arkansas 203 44
California 259 20
Colorado 258 21
Connecticut 363 4
Delaware 248 24
District of Columbia 798 (X)
Florida 245 25
Georgia 220 37
Hawaii 310 7
Idaho 169 50
Illinois 272 11
Indiana 213 39
Iowa 187 46
Kansas 220 36
Kentucky 230 31
Louisiana 264 15
Maine 267 13
Maryland 411 2
Massachusetts 450 1
Michigan 240 27
Minnesota 281 10
Mississippi 181 48
Missouri 239 29
Montana 221 35
Nebraska 239 30
Nevada 186 47
New Hampshire 260 19
New Jersey 306 8
New Mexico 240 28
New York 389 3
North Carolina 253 23
North Dakota 242 26
Ohio 261 18
Oklahoma 171 49
Oregon 263 16
Pennsylvania 294 9
Rhode Island 351 6
South Carolina 230 32
South Dakota 219 38
Tennessee 261 17
Texas 212 41
Utah 209 42
Vermont 362 5
Virginia 270 12
Washington 265 14
West Virginia 229 33
Wisconsin 254 22
Wyoming 188 45

Symbol
X Not applicable.

Footnote
\1 Excludes doctors of osteopathy, physicians with addresses unknown, and inactive physicians. Includes all physicians not classified according to activity status.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau,
See Table 154, Statistical Abstract of the United States, 2007.