Not exactly the kind of news you want to hear during these trying times, but apparently Texas is pretty bad when it comes to child health care. WalletHub recently compiled these numbers that put the state DEAD LAST in the country. Here is how all 50 states plus Washington DC rank.

  1. Massachusetts
  2. Vermont
  3. District of Columbia
  4. Rhode Island
  5. New Jersey
  6. New York
  7. Hawaii
  8. Conencticut
  9. Maryland
  10. New Hampshire
  11. California
  12. Minnesota
  13. Delaware
  14. Pennsylvania
  15. Oregon
  16. Virginia
  17. Maine
  18. Washington
  19. Nebraska
  20. Idaho
  21. New Mexico
  22. South Dakota
  23. Illinois
  24. Utah
  25. Florida
  26. Michigan
  27. North Dakota
  28. Iowa
  29. Nevada
  30. Colorado
  31. Arizona
  32. West Virginia
  33. Wisconsin
  34. South Carolina
  35. Missouri
  36. Kansas
  37. Ohio
  38. Alabama
  39. Montana
  40. Kentucky
  41. Tennessee
  42. Louisiana
  43. Wyoming
  44. North Carolina
  45. Georgia
  46. Arkansas
  47. Alaska
  48. Indiana
  49. Mississippi
  50. Oklahoma
  51. Texas

So what puts Texas at the bottom? Here are some of the categories Texas didn't fare well in.

  • Lowest % of Children with Excellent/Very Good Health - TEXAS #51
  • Highest % of Uninsured Children - TEXAS #51
  • Highest % of Children with Unaffordable Medical Bills - TEXAS #47
  • Lowest % of Children with Excellent/Very Good Teeth - TEXAS #47