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Historical Improper Payment Rates for Medicaid

Fiscal Reporting Year Improper Amount (in Billions) Actual Rate Target Rate
2008 $18.6 10.5%
2009 $18.1 9.6%
2010 $22.5 9.4%
2011 $21.9 8.1% 8.4 %
2012 $19.2 7.1% 7.4 %
2013 $14.4 5.8% 6.4 %