St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA

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2020 Population
123,411
1.3% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bill Cassidy
Republican Party
US Senator
John Kennedy
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
36.3
0.275% 1-year decrease
2020 Poverty Rate
18.8%
5.66% 1-year increase
2020 Median Household Income
$56,310
5.57% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$159,100
2.25% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
51,912
0.268% 1-year growth

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In 2020, St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA had a population of 123k people with a median age of 36.3 and a median household income of $56,310. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA grew from 121,823 to 123,411, a 1.3% increase and its median household income grew from $53,338 to $56,310, a 5.57% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (53.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (30.2%), White (Hispanic) (5.22%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.16%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.82%).

10.7% of the households in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

97.2% of the residents in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Regional Planning Commission 9--St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are Nunez Community College (647 degrees awarded in 2020).

In 2020, the median property value in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was $159,100, and the homeownership rate was 75.8%.

Most people in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28.9 minutes. The average car ownership in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was 2 cars per household.

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St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA is home to a population of 123k people, from which 97.2% are citizens. As of 2020, 5.86% of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA residents were born outside of the country (7.24k people).

In 2020, there were 1.76 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (65.6k people) in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 37.3k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 6.44k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are Spanish (6,480 households), Vietnamese (2,525 households), and French (Incl. Cajun) (959 households).

Residents by Gender and Age

RACE/ETHNICITY
62,703
Women
50.8%
60,713
Men
49.2%

The resident population of United States in 2020 was 123,416 inhabitants, with 49.2% men, and 50.8% women.

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Citizenship

97.2%
2020 Citizenship
97.1%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 97.2% of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was 97.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    65.6k ± 1.66k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    37.3k ± 1.92k
  3. White (Hispanic)
    6.44k ± 1.01k
8.69%
Hispanic Population
10.7k people

In 2020, there were 1.76 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (65.6k people) in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 37.3k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 6.44k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

8.69% of the people in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are hispanic (10.7k people).

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Vietnam
    1,961 ± 1,079 people
  2. Mexico
    1,113 ± 815 people
  3. Honduras
    995 ± 771 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was Vietnam, the natal country of 1,961 St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA residents, followed by Mexico with 1,113 and Honduras with 995.

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Foreign-Born Population

5.86%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
7.24k people
6.11%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
7.45k people

As of 2020, 5.86% of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA residents (7.24k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was 6.11%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    6,480 households (5.67%)
  2. Vietnamese
    2,525 households (2.21%)
  3. French (Incl. Cajun)
    959 households (0.839%)

10.7% of the households in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2020, the most common non-English language spoken in households in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was Spanish. 5.67% of the households in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,254 ± 568
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    1,296 ± 339
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    876 ± 207

St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.74 times greater than any other conflict.

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The economy of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA employs 51.9k people. The largest industries in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are Construction (4,169 people), Restaurants & Food Services (3,655 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (3,427 people), and the highest paying industries are Petroleum refining ($111,104), Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers ($107,470), and Miscellaneous fabricated metal products manufacturing ($101,360).

Males in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA have an average income that is 1.45 times higher than the average income of females, which is $39,938. The income inequality in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.413, which is lower than than the national average.

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
25,627
Women
49.4%
26,285
Men
50.6%

The workforce of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA in 2020 was 51,912 people, with 49.4% woman, and 50.6% men.

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Occupations

51.9k
2020 Value
0.268%
1 Year growth
± 0.268%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA grew at a rate of 0.268%, from 51.8k employees to 51.9k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,477 people), Other managers (1,470 people), and Cashiers (1,422 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

51.9k
2020 Value
0.268%
1 Year growth
± 0.268%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA grew at a rate of 0.268%, from 51.8k employees to 51.9k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA, are Construction (4,169 people), Restaurants & Food Services (3,655 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (3,427 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA, though some of these residents may live in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$44,059
Median earning men ± $1,821
$30,212
Median earning women ± $1,598

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Manufacturing ($66,200), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($54,965), and Information ($51,307).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($53,895), Manufacturing ($44,063), and Wholesale Trade ($40,865).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Louisiana. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Louisiana and Mississippi to other states, or from other states to Louisiana and Mississippi.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $62.8B
  2. $54.5B
  3. $51B

In 2020, the top outbound Louisiana and Mississippi product (by dollars) was Coal-n.e.c. with $62.8B, followed by Gasoline ($54.5B) and Fuel oils ($51B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Louisiana products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$380B
2020 Value in Louisiana
$689B
Projected 2050 Value in Louisiana
81% growth
$182B
2020 Value in Mississippi
$374B
Projected 2050 Value in Mississippi
105% growth

In 2020, total outbound Louisiana trade was $380B. This is expected to increase 81% to $689B by 2050.

Comparatively, total outbound Mississippi trade was $182B. This is expected to increase 105% to $374B by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Louisiana and Mississippi trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Louisiana and Mississippi to other states, or from other states to Louisiana and Mississippi.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $53.6B
  2. $26.1B
  3. $15.2B

In 2020, the top outbound Louisiana and Mississippi domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Texas with $53.6B, followed by Alabama with $26.1B and Tennessee and $15.2B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Louisiana and Mississippi shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Bill Cassidy and John Kennedy are the senators currently representing the state of Louisiana. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Louisiana is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Louisiana

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Bill Cassidy
Senator from Louisiana2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015
John Kennedy
Senator from Louisiana3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017

Bill Cassidy and John Kennedy are the senators currently representing Louisiana.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Louisiana over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Louisiana

Louisiana is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Louisiana have changed over time starting in 2008.

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In 2020, universities in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA awarded 647 degrees. The student population of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA in 2020 is skewed towards women, with 768 male students and 1,398 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are White (269 and 42.3%), followed by Black or African American (266 and 41.8%), Hispanic or Latino (41 and 6.45%), and Two or More Races (29 and 4.56%).

The largest universities in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA by number of degrees awarded are Nunez Community College (647 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Regional Planning Commission 9--St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are Paralegal (63 and 9.74%), General Studies (56 and 8.66%), and Other Industrial Production Technology (47 and 7.26%).

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2020 there were 2,166 students enrolled in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA, 35.5% men and 64.5% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 929 records, of which 54.8% were women and 45.2% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 44 degree-majors awarded
  2. 44 degree-majors awarded
  3. 34 degree-majors awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Regional Planning Commission 9--St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was Industrial Technology with 44 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Regional Planning Commission 9--St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
647 degrees awarded

In 2020, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Nunez Community College with 647 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2020, 263 men were awarded degrees from institutions in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA, which is 0.685 times less than the 384 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 269 degrees mean that there were 1.01 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 266 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Public, 2-year ($3,335) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2020.

Public, 2-year ($920) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2020.

Public, 2-year ($1,300) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2020, 1.02% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.33% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

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The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (31.8k), Some college (24.4k), and Secondary Education (17.5k).

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The median property value in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was $159,100 in 2020, which is 0.692 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $155,600 to $159,100, a 2.25% increase. The homeownership rate in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA is 75.8%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA have an average commute time of 28.9 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA is $56,310. In 2020, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was Ascension Parish PUMA, LA with a value of $82,594, followed by St. Tammany Parish (Northwest) PUMA, LA and East Baton Rouge Parish (South) PUMA, LA, with respective values of $76,647 and $72,484.

Property

$159,100
Median Property Value 2020
±$4,015
$31,436
Median Property Taxes
±$1,353

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

75.8%
Homeownership
2020
69.5%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 75.8% of the housing units in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 73.6%.

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Income by Location

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In 2020, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was Ascension Parish PUMA, LA with a value of $82,594, followed by St. Tammany Parish (Northwest) PUMA, LA and East Baton Rouge Parish (South) PUMA, LA, with respective values of $76,647 and $72,484.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$56,310
Median Household Income
± $2,862
41.5k
Number of Households
± 1,608

In 2020, the median household income of the 41.5k households in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA grew to $56,310 from the previous year's value of $53,338.

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Wage Distribution

0.413
2020 Wage GINI in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA
0.403
2019 Wage GINI in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA

In 2020, the income inequality in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was 0.413 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 2.43% growth from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (82.9%)
  2. Carpooled (10.2%)
  3. Worked At Home (3.29%)

In 2020, 82.9% of workers in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (10.2%) and those who worked at home (3.29%).

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Commute Time

28.9 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA have a longer commute time (28.9 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 3.49% of the workforce in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

18.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA (23k out of 123k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Males 6 - 11 and then Females 6 - 11.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA is White, followed by Black and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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89.4% of the population of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA has health coverage, with 42.9% on employee plans, 22.7% on Medicaid, 9.28% on Medicare, 11.6% on non-group plans, and 2.81% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Louisiana was $7,815 in 2014. This is a 4.38% increase from the previous year ($7,487).

Per capita personal health care spending in Mississippi was $7,646 in 2014. This is a 3.86% increase from the previous year ($7,362).

Primary care physicians in Louisiana see 1466 patients per year on average, which represents a 2.01% decrease from the previous year (1496 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1778 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 329 patients per year.

Similarly, primary care physicians in Mississippi see 1890 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.0529% increase from the previous year (1889 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2051 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 591 patients per year.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Louisiana, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,466 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Louisiana
1,890 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Mississippi

Primary care physicians in Louisiana see an average of 1,466 patients per year. This represents a 2.01% decrease from the previous year (1,496 patients).

Primary care physicians in Mississippi see an average of 1,890 patients per year. This represents a 0.0529% increase from the previous year (1,889 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Louisiana and Mississippi in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Louisiana across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 27.7% under 18 years, 20.6% between 18 and 34 years, 39.4% between 35 and 64 years, and 12.4% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.9% were men and 52.1% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

10.6%
Uninsured
42.9%
Employer Coverage
22.7%
Medicaid
9.28%
Medicare
11.6%
Non-Group
2.81%
Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA declined by 16.1% from 12.7% to 10.6%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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