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Annual Prescription Fills and Average Drug Spending, by Number of Chronic Conditions

     Average     Percentage with

       Number ofDrug Spending    More than $2,000

Chronic Conditions         Prescription Fills(2006 dollars)    in Drug Spending

0       8      $1,34618%

1     12      $1,81927%

2     18      $2,54343%

3     24      $3,42656%

4     30      $4,04666%

         5 or more     40      $5,67375%

            Total     23      $3,32051%

Note: Excludes end-stage renal disease and beneficiaries living full-year in a nursing facility.

Urban Institute analysis of 1999 Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey. Spending in 2006 adjusted for Congressional Budget Office estimates.

Source: C. Boccuti, M. Moon, and K. Dowling, Chronic Conditions and Disabilities: Trends and Issues for Private Drug Plans, The Commonwealth Fund, October 2003.

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