Average Cost Per Inpatient Day Across 50 States in 2010

Here are average costs per inpatient day, organized by hospital ownership type, in all 50 states plus the District of Columbia, according to the latest statistics from Kaiser State Health Facts.

Note: Adjusted expenses per inpatient day include expenses incurred for both inpatient and outpatient care. Inpatient days are adjusted higher to reflect an estimate of the volume of outpatient services. It is important to note that these figures are only an estimate of expenses incurred by the hospital to provide a day of inpatient care and are not a substitute for either actual charges or reimbursement for care provided.

United States
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,625
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,025
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,629
Alabama
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,377
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,479
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,239
Alaska
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,163
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,092
•    For-profit hospitals — $3,170
Arizona
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,163
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,092
•    For-profit hospitals — $3,170
Arkansas
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,275
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,560
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,373
California
•    State/local government hospitals — $2,590
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,676
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,975
Colorado
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,855
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,329
•    For-profit hospitals — $2,283
Connecticut
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,942
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,156
•    For-profit hospitals — $2,516
Delaware
•    State/local government hospitals — NA
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,233
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,752
District of Columbia
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,109
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,674
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,594
Florida
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,708
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,092
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,492
Georgia
•    State/local government hospitals — $840
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,602
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,139
Hawaii
•    State/local government hospitals — $929
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,073
•    For-profit hospitals — NA
Idaho
•    State/local government hospitals — $889
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,317
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,969
Illinois
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,581
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,049
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,576
Indiana
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,504
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,132
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,843
Iowa
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,190
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,344
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,222
Kansas
•    State/local government hospitals — $901
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,555
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,755
Kentucky
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,492
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,575
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,352
Louisiana
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,590
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,519
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,618
Maine
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,361
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,117
•    For-profit hospitals — $764
Maryland
•    State/local government hospitals — NA
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,348
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,903
Massachusetts
•    State/local government hospitals — $2,341
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,470
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,701
Michigan
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,228
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,020
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,250
Minnesota
•    State/local government hospitals — $936
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,929
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,378
Mississippi
•    State/local government hospitals — $988
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,292
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,372
Missouri
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,420
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,124
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,938
Montana
•    State/local government hospitals — $404
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,253
•    For-profit hospitals — $2,543
Nebraska
•    State/local government hospitals — $556
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,886
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,755
Nevada
•    State/local government hospitals — $2,281
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,198
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,548
New Hampshire
•    State/local government hospitals — NA
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,171
•    For-profit hospitals — $2,090
New Jersey
•    State/local government hospitals — $2,398
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,212
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,193
New Mexico
•    State/local government hospitals — $2,041
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,175
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,895
New York
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,780
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,906
•    For-profit hospitals — NA
North Carolina
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,677
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,616
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,552
North Dakota
•    State/local government hospitals — NA
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,341
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,440
Ohio
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,943
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,173
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,972
Oklahoma
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,204
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,597
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,580
Oregon
•    State/local government hospitals — $2,508
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,896
•    For-profit hospitals — $2,533
Pennsylvania
•    State/local government hospitals — $649
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,921
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,776
Rhode Island
•    State/local government hospitals — NA
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,325
•    For-profit hospitals — NA
South Carolina
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,778
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,961
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,463
South Dakota
•    State/local government hospitals — $379
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,113
•    For-profit hospitals — $3,573
Tennessee
•    State/local government hospitals — $939
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,710
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,414
Texas
•    State/local government hospitals — $2,126
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,062
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,650
Utah
•    State/local government hospitals — $2,625
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,219
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,990
Vermont
•    State/local government hospitals — NA
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,656
•    For-profit hospitals — NA
Virginia
•    State/local government hospitals — $2,584
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,630
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,734
Washington
•    State/local government hospitals — $2,429
•    Non-profit hospitals — $2,972
•    For-profit hospitals — $2,588
West Virginia
•    State/local government hospitals — $622
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,444
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,170
Wisconsin
•    State/local government hospitals — $360
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,963
•    For-profit hospitals — $2,389
Wyoming
•    State/local government hospitals — $1,003
•    Non-profit hospitals — $1,350
•    For-profit hospitals — $1,697

Source: Kaiser State Health Facts

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