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Table 7: Total Expenses and Percent Distribution for Selected Conditions by Type of Service: United States, Average Annual 2013-2014
Conditions a Total
Expenses
(in millions)
Percent Distribution by Type of Service
Hospital
Outpatient or
Office-Based
Provider Visits
Hospital
Inpatient
Stays
Emergency
Room
Visits
Prescribed
Medicines
Home
Health
Heart conditions 100,932.87 22.5 54.5 6.3 9.5 7.2
Trauma-related disorders 99,138.13 38.4 40.8 13.8 2.0 5.0
Mental disorders 98,042.27 28.5 14.3 1.6 40.3 15.4
Cancer 81,332.35 51.5 32.8 1.0 12.1 2.6
Osteoarthritis and other non-traumatic joint disorders 77,324.95 40.6 22.1 1.0 26.5 9.8
Diabetes mellitus 77,165.65 20.1 16.6* 0.8 55.4 7.1
COPD, asthma 76,948.46 20.4 30.6 5.8 35.9 7.4
Hypertension 48,903.09 27.3 15.3 3.8 41.2 12.5
Back problems 44,595.68 51.2 28.3 3.6 9.8 7.1
Normal birth/live born 39,862.73 23.6 73.5 1.7 0.9* 0.2*
Systemic lupus and connective tissues disorders 38,097.76 45.0 29.5 3.0 14.3 8.1
Hyperlipidemia 35,382.66 27.3 4.3* 0.2* 62.3 5.9
Kidney Disease 35,351.82 61.4 21.5 5.6 9.6 1.9
Disorders of the upper GI 34,940.03 41.0* 13.7 6.4 34.3 4.5*
Other CNS disorders 32,720.38 45.0 28.2 6.5 13.3 7.0
Residual Codes 31,984.12 32.5 32.0 2.8* 23.1 9.6
Infectious diseases 31,805.04 17.5 29.2 3.2 48.4 1.7
Gallbladder, pancreatic, and liver disease 29,153.37 17.2 68.0 5.0 8.8* 1.0*
Skin disorders 26,014.51 36.2 27.0 5.2 25.8 5.9
Other circulatory conditions arteries, veins, and lymphatics 25,728.56 29.1 54.4 5.1 7.2 4.2
Other endocrine, nutritional & immune disorder 24,656.80 29.0 28.8 5.2 26.5 10.5*
Cerebrovascular disease 23,624.68 11.6 58.6 4.5 3.7 21.6
Other care and screening 22,407.61 48.9 9.1 0.9* 33.2 8.0*
Other GI 20,909.90 17.4 47.9 5.1 22.5 7.0*
Other stomach and intestinal disorders 17,400.03 28.2* 35.0* 4.5* 31.7 0.7*
Pneumonia 16,911.57 8.1 80.6 5.8 2.1 3.3
Hereditary, degenerative and other nervous system disorders 15,746.56 18.8 8.9* 1.0* 56.8 14.4*
Female genital disorders, and contraception 14,736.97 44.0 25.2 5.3 24.7 0.8*
Other eye disorders 14,147.05 67.6 3.9* 1.6* 14.6 12.3*
Other bone and musculoskeletal disease 12,969.29 43.0 29.1 2.0* 19.0 6.9*
Urinary tract infections 11,282.18 23.1 56.0 14.4 4.9 1.6*
Hernias 11,202.17 47.1 46.0 2.3* 1.9 2.7*
Hemorrhagic, coagulation, and disorders of White Blood cells 11,149.13* 13.3* 18.6* 1.0* 65.7 1.5*
Acute Bronchitis and URI 10,896.59 67.5 7.5 9.2 15.8 0.0*
Symptoms 9,111.89 28.9 29.5 26.4 12.7 2.5*
Cataract 8,237.00 91.6 0.1* 0.1* 7.7 0.4*
Congenital anomalies 8,042.29 32.8 43.6* 1.1* 3.2* 19.3*
Thyroid disease 7,953.43 61.0 4.6* 0.9* 28.2 5.3*
Epilepsy and convulsions 7,785.99 9.8 35.5 6.0 26.6 22.0*
Headache 7,449.79 39.7 11.5 13.8 30.8 4.3*
Other urinary 6,664.29 45.8 9.9 4.9* 33.5 5.9*
Complications of pregnancy and birth 6,182.04 24.7 62.1 10.3* 2.4* 0.6*
Anemia and other deficiencies 5,444.15 45.0 34.1* 1.8* 8.4* 10.6*
Male genital disorders 5,372.51 37.4 10.6* 4.1* 45.7 2.2*
Non-malignant neoplasm 5,305.07 57.7 36.3 1.3* 4.6* 0.1*
Intestinal infection 5,170.75 10.7 67.7 17.7 3.4* 0.6*
Otitis media 4,373.19 72.4 6.7* 9.0 11.6 0.3*
Complications of surgery or device 4,104.34 13.0 75.6 4.0* 4.2* 3.1*
Glaucoma 3,737.70 51.8 2.5* 0.1* 42.4 3.3*
Influenza 3,569.31 35.3 24.3 28.2 12.1 0.1*
Disorders of mouth and esophagus 3,410.49* 4.6* 89.8 1.3* 1.7* 2.6*
Allergic reactions 3,296.25 39.6 16.7* 15.0 28.3 0.4*
Poisoning by medical and non-medical substances 2,932.89 12.3* 60.4 21.5 3.6* 2.1*
Disorders of teeth and jaws 2,930.41 35.7 31.7* 6.6* 13.1 12.9*
Non-malignant breast disease 1,823.19 64.9 31.7* 1.8* 1.5* 0.2*
Tonsillitis 1,087.92 61.9 29.2* 4.6* 4.3* 0.0*

Standard Errors
Conditions a Total
Expenses
(in millions)
Percent Distribution by Type of Service
Hospital
Outpatient or
Office-Based
Provider Visits
Hospital
Inpatient
Stays
Emergency
Room
Visits
Prescribed
Medicines
Home
Health
Heart conditions 6,328.77 1.6 2.4 0.8 0.7 1.3
Trauma-related disorders 6,851.32 2.5 3.3 1.1 0.3 0.9
Mental disorders 5,176.74 1.5 1.8 0.2 1.8 2.4
Cancer 7,051.78 3.6 3.7 0.2 3.4 0.7
Osteoarthritis and other non-traumatic joint disorders 4,097.65 2.3 2.7 0.2 2.5 1.7
Diabetes mellitus 7,429.05 2.3 7.3 0.2 5.2 1.9
COPD, asthma 4,008.94 1.0 2.5 0.7 1.8 1.8
Hypertension 2,976.92 1.6 3.2 0.6 2.3 2.3
Back problems 3,352.99 3.0 4.0 0.5 1.0 2.0
Normal birth/live born 3,216.33 1.7 1.8 0.3 0.3 0.1
Systemic lupus and connective tissues disorders 2,768.77 2.7 3.1 0.5 1.4 2.2
Hyperlipidemia 1,560.11 1.3 1.7 0.1 2.2 1.7
Kidney Disease 4,156.33 4.0 3.8 1.0 1.8 0.5
Disorders of the upper GI 7,691.99 12.8 3.5 1.6 7.7 2.9
Other CNS disorders 3,518.11 4.1 6.0 1.0 2.1 1.5
Residual Codes 3,945.36 3.9 7.3 0.8 3.1 2.6
Infectious diseases 5,348.74 3.4 6.0 0.7 8.2 0.4
Gallbladder, pancreatic, and liver disease 7,724.31 5.0 8.6 1.5 3.0 0.4
Skin disorders 2,146.29 2.7 4.3 0.8 2.8 1.4
Other circulatory conditions arteries, veins, and lymphatics 3,156.99 3.9 5.4 1.1 1.7 1.1
Other endocrine, nutritional & immune disorder 2,819.22 5.4 4.1 0.9 3.8 4.4
Cerebrovascular disease 3,587.24 1.7 4.6 1.0 0.7 4.2
Other care and screening 1,703.75 3.4 2.6 0.3 2.5 2.5
Other GI 2,832.95 2.4 6.6 0.9 5.2 3.1
Other stomach and intestinal disorders 3,763.39 11.1 10.7 1.4 8.7 0.4
Pneumonia 1,895.10 1.0 1.9 1.0 0.4 0.6
Hereditary, degenerative and other nervous system disorders 2,838.64 3.9 4.3 0.4 8.0 5.0
Female genital disorders, and contraception 1,507.49 4.7 5.5 1.2 2.7 0.6
Other eye disorders 1,331.47 4.4 1.9 0.5 2.1 3.8
Other bone and musculoskeletal disease 1,655.60 5.7 7.5 0.7 4.7 2.7
Urinary tract infections 1,601.78 3.7 5.6 2.2 0.9 0.5
Hernias 1,531.26 5.9 5.8 0.8 0.4 1.1
Hemorrhagic, coagulation, and disorders of White Blood cells 5,419.53 7.2 9.5 0.4 16.0 1.2
Acute Bronchitis and URI 904.55 2.8 2.1 1.0 1.7 0.0
Symptoms 852.73 2.9 4.4 2.8 3.4 0.9
Cataract 694.70 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.6 0.2
Congenital anomalies 2,264.23 8.7 14.1 0.5 1.5 9.0
Thyroid disease 1,104.29 5.5 1.9 0.5 4.0 2.9
Epilepsy and convulsions 1,310.06 2.0 7.2 1.6 4.5 10.3
Headache 766.91 3.4 3.3 1.9 2.9 2.3
Other urinary 783.04 5.7 2.9 1.9 4.1 3.4
Complications of pregnancy and birth 1,506.90 7.1 8.6 3.1 1.0 0.5
Anemia and other deficiencies 1,259.04 11.7 11.0 0.6 4.4 6.9
Male genital disorders 590.75 5.3 3.5 2.3 5.1 1.5
Non-malignant neoplasm 608.23 5.3 5.3 0.5 2.1 0.1
Intestinal infection 1,096.40 2.0 6.1 4.4 1.2 0.3
Otitis media 486.34 2.6 2.9 1.7 1.2 0.2
Complications of surgery or device 895.45 3.4 5.1 1.4 1.4 2.4
Glaucoma 348.60 3.0 2.3 0.1 2.9 1.7
Influenza 388.11 4.0 5.4 5.5 1.6 0.1
Disorders of mouth and esophagus 2,555.94 3.6 7.4 0.9 1.3 2.6
Allergic reactions 292.69 3.8 5.6 2.7 3.0 0.3
Poisoning by medical and non-medical substances 738.28 4.3 8.0 4.9 1.4 1.3
Disorders of teeth and jaws 732.70 9.4 14.9 2.1 3.3 9.0
Non-malignant breast disease 467.49 13.9 14.4 1.0 0.9 0.2
Tonsillitis 297.52 14.0 15.5 2.1 1.4 0.0

 a Table includes conditions for which at least 100 sample persons had any services during the year. Expenses can be counted in more than one condition category.
* Relative standard error equal to or greater than 30%.
Note: Percents do not always add to exactly 100.0 due to rounding.

Source: Center for Financing, Access and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey, 2014.


Internet Citation:
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Total Expenses and Percent Distribution for Selected Conditions by Type of Service: United States, 2014. Medical Expenditure Panel Survey Household Component Data. Generated interactively. (February 17, 2019)