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Georgia, the Peach State, ranks 40th in the most recent America’s Health Rankings. It has low levels of pertussis but fares poorly in several categories: lack of health insurance (46th); children living in poverty (42nd); diabetes (41st); high incidence of infectious disease (40th); air pollution (41st) and, incidence of chlamydia (42nd), preterm birth (43rd); incidence of slow birthweight (43rd). The state has almost 10.1 million residents, with over 16% of the population uninsured. The average cost of an inpatient hospital stay before insurance is $1,588 per day based on 2014 data, according to The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Georgia had healthcare expenditures totaling more than $53 billion in 2009. The state has 142 hospitals and 49 HMO groups with membership exceeding 2.3 million individuals.