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Oklahoma
Coverage1
Employer 48.5%
Individual 6.1%
Uninsured 13.9%
Public 31.5%

Oklahoma At-a-Glance

COVERAGE2
Average Annual Employer-Sponsored Insurance Premium, Single Coverage (2018) $6,630
Employee Contributions to Premiums, Single Coverage (2018) 19.5%
Employees Enrolled in High Deductible Health Plans (2018) 42.6%
ACCESS TO CARE3
Had Usual Source of Medical Care Other than Emergency Department in Past Year (2017) 85.3%
No Trouble Finding Doctor in Past Year (2017) 97.0%
Told that Provider Does Accept Insurance Type in Past Year (2017) 98.0%
AFFORDABILITY3
Adults Who Forgo Needed Medical Care (2017) 16.6%
People with High Medical Care Cost Burden (2017) 22.8%
Made Changes to Medical Drugs Because of Cost in Past Year (2017) 33.5%
HEALTH CARE UTILIZATION3
Had General Doctor or Provider Visit in Past Year (2017) 76.5%
Had Visit to Emergency Department in Past Year (2017) 19.1%
Spent the Night in Hospital in Past Year (2017) 7.2%
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    These and other estimates for Oklahoma are available at SHADAC’s State Health Compare.

    1. SHADAC analysis of the 2017 American Community Survey (ACS) Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) files. The sum of percentages may not be 100% due to rounding. 
    2. SHADAC analysis of the 2018 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey - Insurance Component (MEPS-IC).
    3. SHADAC analysis of the 2016-2017 pooled National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) data. Data were analyzed at the University of Minnesota's Census Research Data Center. "Made Changes to Drugs Because of Cost in Past Year" from SHADAC analysis of the 2017 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) public use files. "People with High Medical Care Cost Burden" from SHADAC analysis of the 2017 Current Population Survey's Annual Social and Economic Supplement (CPS) public use microdata files.