Virginia ranks 20th in least money spent on healthcare, study says

The study also found that healthcare spending has increased by 17 percent since 2013 in the United States. (Source: TheSeniorList)
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(WWBT) - According to a new study, Virginia ranks No. 20 in the country with the least money spent on healthcare each year.

The study, done by TheSeniorList, found Virginians spend an average of $5,455 per year on healthcare, which is below the national average of $5,640.78.

The top three states with the least money spent were as follows:

Hawaii - $3,626
Arkansas - $4,499
Kansas - $4,608

The states that spent the most were as follows:

Alaska - $7,469
West Virginia - $6,813
South Dakota - $6,733

The study also found that healthcare spending has increased by 17 percent since 2013 in the United States.

For a look at the entire study, click here.

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