Columbia, KY

Census Place

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Population
4,722
2.68% 1-year decline
US Senator
Mitch McConnell
Republican Party
US Senator
Rand Paul
Republican Party
Poverty Rate
18.7%

Median Household Income
$36,906
38.4% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$92,900
1.75% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
1,794
3.58% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, Columbia, KY had a population of 4.72k people with a median age of N/A and a median household income of $36,906. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Columbia, KY declined from 4,852 to 4,722, a -2.68% decrease and its median household income grew from $26,675 to $36,906, a 38.4% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Columbia, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (86.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.78%), White (Hispanic) (1.76%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.868%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.487%). NaNk% of the people in Columbia, KY speak a non-English language, and 98% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Columbia, KY are Lindsey Wilson College (706 degrees awarded in 2017).

The median property value in Columbia, KY is $92,900, and the homeownership rate is 47.6%. Most people in Columbia, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 12.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Columbia, KY is 1 car per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Impact on Employment

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Kentucky (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

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Community Mobility

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

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Kentucky went to Donald J. Trump with 80.6% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (16.1%), followed by Other (3.32%). The most partisan county was Leslie County, KY with 89.4% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul are the senators currently representing the state of Kentucky. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Kentucky
80.6% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Kentucky
  1. 89.4% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 88.9% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 88.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Kentucky was Leslie County, KY with 89.4% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Kentucky colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Kentucky

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Mitch McConnell
Senator from Kentucky2
Assumed office on January 3, 1985
Rand Paul
Senator from Kentucky3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011

Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul are the senators currently representing Kentucky.

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 Kentucky over time, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Kentucky

Kentucky 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 Columbia, KY have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Columbia, KY is home to a population of 4.72k people, from which 98% are citizens. As of 2018, 2.14% of Columbia, KY residents were born outside of the country (101 people).

In 2018, there were 8.85 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (4.09k people) in Columbia, KY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 462 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 83 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Columbia, KY
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    4.09k ± 193
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    462 ± 189
  3. White (Hispanic)
    83 ± 67
2.08%
Hispanic Population
98 people

In 2018, there were 8.85 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (4.09k people) in Columbia, KY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 462 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 83 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

2.08% of the people in Columbia, KY are hispanic (98 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Columbia, KY as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

2.14%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
101 people
1.75%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
85 people

As of 2018, 2.14% of Columbia, KY residents (101 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Columbia, KY was 1.75%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

36
Median Native-Born Age
± 5.5
24
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 10

In N/A, the median age of all people in Columbia, KY was N/A. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 36, were generally older than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 24. But people in Columbia, KY are getting N/A. In N/A, the average age of all Columbia, KY residents was N/A.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    32,622 ± 4,418 people
  2. India
    10,932 ± 2,564 people
  3. Cuba
    8,780 ± 2,298 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Kentucky was Mexico, the natal country of 32,622 Kentucky residents, followed by India with 10,932 and Cuba with 8,780.

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Citizenship

98%
2018 Citizenship
98.5%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 98% of Columbia, KY residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Columbia, KY was 98.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    437 ± 121
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    369 ± 157
  3. World War II
    94 ± 57

Columbia, KY has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.18 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Columbia, KY is $36,906. In 2018, the place with the highest Median Household Income in Columbia, KY was Census Tract 9704.02 with a value of $45,268, followed by Census Tract 9704.01 and N/A, with respective values of $38,041 and N/A.

Males in Kentucky have an average income that is 1.36 times higher than the average income of females, which is $41,451. The income inequality in Kentucky (measured using the Gini index) is 0.457, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Columbia, KY employs 1.79k people. The largest industries in Columbia, KY are Educational Services (284 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (272 people), and Retail Trade (220 people), and the highest paying industries are Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($227,500), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($204,545), and Finance & Insurance ($42,125).

Wages

Median Household Income

$36,906
2018 value
± $12,913
38.4%
1 Year Growth
± 39.5%

Households in Columbia, KY have a median annual income of $36,906, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $26,675 in 2017, which represents a 38.4% annual growth.

The following chart shows how the median household income in Columbia, KY compares to that of its neighboring and parent geographies.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$56,557
Average Male Salary in Kentucky
± $1,518
$41,451
Average Female Salary in Kentucky
± $1,092

In 2017, full-time male employees in Kentucky made 1.36 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Kentucky by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Kentucky
  1. Asian
    $55,164 ± $10,370
  2. White
    $43,856 ± $923
  3. American Indian
    $34,557 ± $13,648

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Kentucky workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.26 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Kentucky.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Columbia, KY is from Kentucky.
0.457
2017 Wage GINI in Kentucky
0.455
2016 Wage GINI in Kentucky

In 2017, the income inequality in Kentucky was 0.457 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.329% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Kentucky was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Kentucky in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Kentucky across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9704.02
  2. Census Tract 9704.01
  3. N/A

In 2018, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Columbia, KY was Census Tract 9704.02 with a value of $45,268, followed by Census Tract 9704.01 and N/A, with respective values of $38,041 and N/A.

The following map shows all of the places in Columbia, KY colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 55 - 64
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

18.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Columbia, KY (653 out of 3.49k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 55 - 64, followed by Males 25 - 34 and then Males 65 - 74.

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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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    652 ± 184
  2. Black
    1 ± 55
  3. Native American
    0 ± 56

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Columbia, KY is White, followed by Black and Native American.

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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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

1.79k
2018 Value
± 307
3.58%
1 Year growth
± 23.3%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Columbia, KY grew at a rate of 3.58%, from 1.73k employees to 1.79k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Columbia, KY, are Education Instruction, & Library Occupations (237 people), Management Occupations (220 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (154 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Columbia, KY.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Columbia, KY, by number of employees, are Education Instruction, & Library Occupations (237 people), Management Occupations (220 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (154 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Columbia, KY has an unusually high number of residents working as Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (3.41 times higher than expected), Fire Fighting & Prevention, & Other Protective Service Workers Including Supervisors (2.76 times), and Legal Occupations (2.39 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Columbia, KY, by median earnings, are Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($50,972), Healthcare Practitioners & Technical Occupations ($44,231), and Management, Business, & Financial Occupations ($41,750).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

1.79k
2018 Value
± 307
3.58%
1 Year growth
± 23.3%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Columbia, KY grew at a rate of 3.58%, from 1.73k employees to 1.79k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Columbia, KY, are Educational Services (284 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (272 people), and Retail Trade (220 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Columbia, KY, though some of these residents may live in Columbia, KY and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Columbia, KY, by number of employees, are Educational Services (284 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (272 people), and Retail Trade (220 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Columbia, KY has an unusually high number of Public Administration (1.85 times higher than expected), Educational Services (1.71 times), and Construction (1.65 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Columbia, KY, by median earnings, are Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($227,500), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($204,545), and Finance & Insurance ($42,125).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Kentucky to other states, or from other states to Kentucky.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $71.4B
  2. $17.1B
  3. $17.1B

In 2015, the top outbound Kentucky product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $71.4B, followed by Base metals ($17.1B) and Gasoline ($17.1B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$282B
2015 Value in Kentucky
$398B
Projected 2045 Value in Kentucky
41.4% growth

In 2015, total outbound Kentucky trade was $282B. This is expected to increase 41.4% to $398B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Kentucky 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 Kentucky to other states, or from other states to Kentucky.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $22.9B
  2. $19.1B
  3. $16.7B

In 2015, the top outbound Kentucky domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Ohio with $22.9B, followed by Indiana with $19.1B and Tennessee and $16.7B.

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

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Education

In 2017, universities in Columbia, KY awarded 706 degrees. The student population of Columbia, KY is skewed towards women, with 901 male students and 1,664 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Columbia, KY are White (556 and 78.8%), followed by Unknown (77 and 10.9%), Black or African American (42 and 5.95%), and Hispanic or Latino (15 and 2.12%).

The largest universities in Columbia, KY by number of degrees awarded are Lindsey Wilson College (706 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Columbia, KY are General Human Services (235 and 33.3%), Counseling Psychology (194 and 27.5%), and General Business Administration & Management (51 and 7.22%).

The median tuition costs in Columbia, KY are $24,000 for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 34 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 235 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 51 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Columbia, KY was Criminal Justice - Safety Studies with 34 degree-majorss awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Columbia, KY according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
706 degrees awarded
$N/A
Median In-State Public
$24,000
Median Private

In 2017, the Columbia, KY institution with the largest number of graduating students was Lindsey Wilson College with 706 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

205
Degrees Awarded to Men
501
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 205 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Columbia, KY, which is 0.409 times less than the 501 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    556 degrees awarded
  2. Unknown
    77 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    42 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Columbia, KY were to White students. These 556 degrees mean that there were 7.22 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 77 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Columbia, KY was $92,900 in 2018, which is 0.404 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $91,300 to $92,900, a 1.75% increase. The homeownership rate in Columbia, KY is 47.6%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Columbia, KY have an average commute time of 12.3 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Columbia, KY is lower than the national average, with an average of 1 car per household.

Housing

Property Value

$92,900
2018 Median
± $10,084
$91,300
2017 Median
± $11,111

In 2018, the median property value in Columbia, KY grew to to $92,900 from the previous year's value of $91,300.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Columbia, KY compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Columbia, KY the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

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Household Income

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$36,906
Median Household Income
± $12,913
1.69k
Number of Households
± 283

In 2018, the median household income of the 1.69k households in Columbia, KY grew to $36,906 from the previous year's value of $26,675.

The following chart displays the households in Columbia, KY distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the < $10k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Columbia, KY distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Columbia, KY the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

47.6%
2018 Homeownership
48.4%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 47.6% of the housing units in Columbia, KY were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 48.4%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Columbia, KY compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

12.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Columbia, KY have a shorter commute time (12.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 0% of the workforce in Columbia, KY have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    80.1%
  2. Worked At Home
    6.9%
  3. Walked
    6.61%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Columbia, KY was Drove Alone (80.1%), followed by those who Worked At Home (6.9%) and those who Walked (6.61%).

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Transportation

Car Ownership

1 car
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Columbia, KY distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Columbia, KY have 1 car, followed by 2 cars.

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Health

92.9% of the population of Columbia, KY has health coverage, with 42.9% on employee plans, 26.5% on Medicaid, 9.69% on Medicare, 13.6% on non-group plans, and 0.199% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Kentucky was $8,004 in 2014. This is a 6.11% increase from the previous year ($7,543).

Primary care physicians in Adair County, KY see 3805 patients per year on average, which represents a 38.7% increase from the previous year (2743 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 6427 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 551 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Harlan County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (18%). Additionally, Leslie County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (43.3%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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3,805 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Adair County, KY

Primary care physicians in Adair County, KY see an average of 3,805 patients per year. This represents a 38.7% increase from the previous year (2,743 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Adair County, KY in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$8,004
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Kentucky
$4,551
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$7,016
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$10,368
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Kentucky (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 6.11%, from $7,543 to $8,004.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

7.11%
Uninsured
42.9%
Employer Coverage
26.5%
Medicaid
9.69%
Medicare
13.6%
Non-Group
0.199%
Military or VA

Between 2017 and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Columbia, KY declined by 20.6% from 8.94% to 7.11%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Columbia, KY changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 18% prevalence
  2. 17.9% prevalence
  3. 17.8% prevalence

Harlan County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Kentucky, at 18%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Kentucky by county over multiple years.

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