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Table 3: Total Expenses and Percent Distribution for Selected Conditions by Type of Service: United States, 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
Mental disorders 110,015.77 28.8 15.7 1.6 37.1 16.7
Heart conditions 105,411.90 23.1 53.2 6.1 9.2 8.4
Trauma-related disorders 100,169.81 38.7 39.3 14.4 2.2 5.4
Diabetes mellitus 91,262.16 18.2 23.6* 0.5 51.8 5.8*
Cancer 87,818.46 58.1 27.0 0.7* 12.4* 1.7
COPD, asthma 82,392.43 18.8 33.1 5.9 33.3 8.9*
Osteoarthritis and other non-traumatic joint disorders 80,250.21 39.8 19.7 1.0 28.0 11.5
Hypertension 50,351.12 26.9 15.8* 3.1 39.7 14.5
Back problems 47,736.54 48.5 27.7 4.2 10.2 9.4*
Infectious diseases 40,846.56 16.0* 24.4 2.7 55.7 1.2*
Systemic lupus and connective tissues disorders 38,464.97 44.6 30.5 2.9 13.7 8.3*
Hyperlipidemia 36,250.71 28.1 2.8* 0.3* 63.4 5.4*
Normal birth/live born 35,556.59 21.3 75.1 1.9 1.2* 0.4*
Disorders of the upper GI 35,200.02 39.0 13.0 6.1 34.8 7.1*
Other CNS disorders 33,292.86 51.7 25.0 6.7 11.7 5.0
Kidney Disease 32,625.19 62.0 21.3 7.3 7.8 1.6*
Residual Codes 31,795.82 39.1 25.6 3.2* 22.1 9.9*
Gallbladder, pancreatic, and liver disease 30,138.74* 16.1* 70.2 5.5* 7.2* 1.1*
Cerebrovascular disease 28,365.19 9.5 60.3 2.7 3.0* 24.5
Other endocrine, nutritional & immune disorder 27,741.89 35.0 19.4 3.2 29.4 12.9*
Skin disorders 25,670.79 39.8 22.4 6.8 23.1 8.0
Other circulatory conditions arteries, veins, and lymphatics 25,165.32 36.6 45.2 4.2 7.6 6.4
Other care and screening 22,926.13 49.1 9.2* 1.1* 31.2 9.4*
Other GI 22,891.19 16.0 48.9 5.0 23.4 6.6*
Other stomach and intestinal disorders 19,232.70 28.8* 46.6* 4.0* 20.0* 0.7*
Hemorrhagic, coagulation, and disorders of White Blood cells 18,411.67* 10.0* 10.1* 0.3* 78.3 1.2*
Pneumonia 17,600.20 8.3 79.2 6.1 2.6 3.8
Other eye disorders 15,595.25 62.0 0.9* 2.0* 18.6 16.5*
Hereditary, degenerative and other nervous system disorders 15,329.49 20.8 17.2* 1.4* 41.2 19.4*
Hernias 13,736.95 46.2 45.9 2.1* 2.3* 3.5*
Urinary tract infections 13,539.14 21.6 56.4 16.2 4.0 1.8*
Female genital disorders, and contraception 11,437.28 52.6 8.7* 4.7 34.0 0.0*
Other bone and musculoskeletal disease 11,251.03 44.0 22.4* 2.8* 23.0* 7.7*
Acute Bronchitis and URI 11,072.73 70.4 3.7* 9.5 16.4 0.0*
Cataract 9,121.35 90.9 0.2* 0.2* 8.3 0.4*
Thyroid disease 9,057.80 64.5 5.0* 0.1* 26.2 4.3*
Symptoms 9,015.70 28.0 31.0 25.6 13.0* 2.3*
Congenital anomalies 8,684.98* 24.5* 53.4* 1.3* 3.1* 17.7*
Headache 7,776.37 39.8 10.8* 16.2 25.8 7.3*
Epilepsy and convulsions 6,687.56* 8.2 22.0* 5.4* 29.0* 35.4*
Other urinary 6,143.42 39.3 11.9* 8.0* 37.4 3.4*
Complications of pregnancy and birth 5,646.81* 24.8* 65.3 9.0* 0.9* 0.0*
Non-malignant neoplasm 5,529.79 60.4 32.6 1.7* 5.1* 0.2*
Male genital disorders 5,187.60 36.6 11.1* 6.2* 44.5 1.5*
Anemia and other deficiencies 4,926.68 45.9 30.4* 2.0* 2.8* 18.9*
Otitis media 4,621.95 67.5 12.6* 7.7 12.0 0.3*
Poisoning by medical and non-medical substances 3,779.13* 8.6* 68.8 16.4* 3.1* 3.1*
Allergic reactions 3,728.34 36.4 16.5* 13.7 33.3 0.1*
Complications of surgery or device 3,678.32* 16.6* 65.0 6.0* 6.4* 6.0*
Intestinal infection 3,646.51 15.6 56.3 25.5* 1.8* 0.8*
Glaucoma 3,628.67 51.1 0.0* 0.1* 45.8 3.0*
Disorders of teeth and jaws 3,524.95* 29.7* 44.5* 5.3* 11.2* 9.3*
Influenza 3,435.33 42.7 16.8* 26.6 13.8 0.2*
Non-malignant breast disease 2,478.84* 60.9* 36.1* 1.2* 1.5* 0.2*

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
Mental disorders 6,954.55 1.9 2.2 0.3 2.2 3.2
Heart conditions 8,852.11 2.4 3.0 1.2 0.8 1.8
Trauma-related disorders 9,744.70 3.6 4.8 1.9 0.4 1.2
Diabetes mellitus 14,144.22 3.4 11.3 0.2 8.0 1.9
Cancer 9,288.62 4.5 3.9 0.2 3.9 0.4
COPD, asthma 6,619.49 1.5 3.8 1.2 2.7 2.9
Osteoarthritis and other non-traumatic joint disorders 5,234.44 2.9 2.8 0.2 3.5 2.2
Hypertension 4,938.04 2.6 5.5 0.7 3.6 3.6
Back problems 4,872.55 4.2 5.4 0.8 1.2 2.9
Infectious diseases 10,001.56 4.9 6.8 0.7 10.8 0.5
Systemic lupus and connective tissues disorders 3,606.25 3.6 4.3 0.7 1.8 2.6
Hyperlipidemia 2,094.24 1.9 1.6 0.2 2.5 1.7
Normal birth/live born 3,841.61 2.0 2.4 0.4 0.7 0.3
Disorders of the upper GI 6,908.60 11.0 3.6 1.6 6.7 5.3
Other CNS disorders 4,045.81 3.3 3.6 1.1 1.5 1.2
Kidney Disease 4,323.11 4.9 4.3 1.7 1.4 0.5
Residual Codes 3,116.78 4.0 4.6 1.5 2.6 3.5
Gallbladder, pancreatic, and liver disease 13,506.03 7.6 13.7 2.6 3.8 0.7
Cerebrovascular disease 6,067.54 2.1 5.9 0.8 0.9 5.4
Other endocrine, nutritional & immune disorder 5,210.63 8.8 4.9 0.9 6.2 7.1
Skin disorders 2,179.14 3.3 3.7 1.4 2.5 2.2
Other circulatory conditions arteries, veins, and lymphatics 2,925.78 4.9 5.5 0.9 1.8 1.7
Other care and screening 2,151.65 4.1 2.8 0.5 3.1 3.1
Other GI 3,115.15 2.5 7.1 1.2 5.2 3.4
Other stomach and intestinal disorders 5,685.28 13.7 15.4 1.8 8.6 0.4
Hemorrhagic, coagulation, and disorders of White Blood cells 10,604.58 7.3 5.7 0.2 12.6 1.2
Pneumonia 2,608.18 1.4 2.8 1.7 0.6 1.1
Other eye disorders 1,798.55 6.1 0.6 0.8 3.1 5.5
Hereditary, degenerative and other nervous system disorders 3,439.40 5.7 7.7 0.7 9.4 5.8
Hernias 2,781.40 8.8 8.3 0.8 0.7 1.6
Urinary tract infections 2,465.80 4.6 6.8 3.2 0.9 0.7
Female genital disorders, and contraception 1,035.39 4.2 2.6 1.2 3.3 0.0
Other bone and musculoskeletal disease 1,577.86 6.1 9.0 1.2 7.1 3.4
Acute Bronchitis and URI 1,411.08 3.1 1.2 1.5 1.8 0.0
Cataract 1,049.15 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.8 0.3
Thyroid disease 2,034.44 8.1 2.8 0.0 5.9 2.7
Symptoms 1,070.31 3.8 5.2 5.0 4.3 1.1
Congenital anomalies 3,897.12 11.2 20.7 0.9 1.8 11.5
Headache 1,360.81 5.1 5.7 3.2 3.9 4.0
Epilepsy and convulsions 2,125.22 2.3 9.0 2.5 8.9 19.1
Other urinary 751.81 5.5 4.7 3.9 4.9 1.6
Complications of pregnancy and birth 2,249.85 13.3 14.2 4.5 0.4 0.0
Non-malignant neoplasm 1,061.03 8.7 8.7 0.6 3.7 0.2
Male genital disorders 731.42 6.0 4.7 4.6 5.9 1.2
Anemia and other deficiencies 1,327.68 13.0 12.0 1.0 0.9 10.9
Otitis media 728.27 4.8 5.1 1.9 2.0 0.3
Poisoning by medical and non-medical substances 1,348.43 3.4 9.3 5.5 1.5 2.0
Allergic reactions 437.74 4.6 7.1 3.5 5.0 0.1
Complications of surgery or device 1,285.83 6.9 10.5 3.2 3.0 5.0
Intestinal infection 1,063.88 3.3 10.0 8.4 0.7 0.4
Glaucoma 440.51 4.5 0.0 0.1 4.4 1.9
Disorders of teeth and jaws 1,305.26 12.0 19.9 2.4 4.0 7.5
Influenza 476.20 5.6 6.9 6.0 2.1 0.1
Non-malignant breast disease 885.48 18.4 19.0 0.8 1.0 0.2

 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. (September 23, 2018)