Calcasieu Parish, LA

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Population
200,182
0.719% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bill Cassidy
Republican Party
US Senator
John Kennedy
Republican Party
Median Age
36

Poverty Rate
16.9%

Median Household Income
$49,452
2.56% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$149,400
8.18% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
90,129
0.209% 1-year decline

About

In 2018, Calcasieu Parish, LA had a population of 200k people with a median age of 36 and a median household income of $49,452. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Calcasieu Parish, LA grew from 198,753 to 200,182, a 0.719% increase and its median household income grew from $48,219 to $49,452, a 2.56% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Calcasieu Parish, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (67.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (24.8%), White (Hispanic) (2.36%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.1%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.36%). NaNk% of the people in Calcasieu Parish, LA speak a non-English language, and 98.4% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Calcasieu Parish, LA are SOWELA Technical Community College (2,584 degrees awarded in 2017), McNeese State University (1,477 degrees), and Unitech Training Academy-Lake Charles (113 degrees).

The median property value in Calcasieu Parish, LA is $149,400, and the homeownership rate is 67.1%. Most people in Calcasieu Parish, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Calcasieu Parish, LA is 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Impact on Employment

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Community Mobility

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Calcasieu Parish, LA went to Donald J. Trump with 64.7% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (31.4%), followed by Other (3.94%). The most partisan county was LaSalle Parish, LA with 88.8% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

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.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Calcasieu Parish, LA
64.7% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Louisiana
  1. 88.8% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 88.2% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 84.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Louisiana was LaSalle Parish, LA with 88.8% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

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

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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.

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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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Diversity

Calcasieu Parish, LA is home to a population of 200k people, from which 98.4% are citizens. As of 2018, 2.8% of Calcasieu Parish, LA residents were born outside of the country (5.6k people).

In 2018, there were 2.73 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (136k people) in Calcasieu Parish, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 49.7k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 4.73k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Calcasieu Parish, LA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    136k ± 150
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    49.7k ± 656
  3. White (Hispanic)
    4.73k ± 555
3.38%
Hispanic Population
6.76k people

In 2018, there were 2.73 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (136k people) in Calcasieu Parish, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 49.7k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 4.73k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

3.38% of the people in Calcasieu Parish, LA are hispanic (6.76k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Calcasieu Parish, LA as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

2.8%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
5.6k people
2.79%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
5.54k people

As of 2018, 2.8% of Calcasieu Parish, LA residents (5.6k 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 Calcasieu Parish, LA was 2.79%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

36
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.2
41
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 4.1

In 2018, the median age of all people in Calcasieu Parish, LA was 36. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 36, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 41. But people in Calcasieu Parish, LA are getting getting younger. In 2017, the average age of all Calcasieu Parish, LA residents was 36.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    31,305 ± 4,329 people
  2. Honduras
    26,985 ± 4,021 people
  3. Vietnam
    19,764 ± 3,444 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Louisiana was Mexico, the natal country of 31,305 Louisiana residents, followed by Honduras with 26,985 and Vietnam with 19,764.

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Citizenship

98.4%
2018 Citizenship
98.4%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 98.4% of Calcasieu Parish, LA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Calcasieu Parish, LA was 98.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    4,454 ± 341
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    2,250 ± 374
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    2,017 ± 369

Calcasieu Parish, LA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.98 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Calcasieu Parish, LA is $49,452. In 2018, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Calcasieu Parish, LA was Census Tract 34 with a value of $108,820, followed by Census Tract 19.01 and Census Tract 22.01, with respective values of $86,625 and $86,569.

Males in Louisiana have an average income that is 1.55 times higher than the average income of females, which is $40,269. The income inequality in Louisiana (measured using the Gini index) is 0.466, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Calcasieu Parish, LA employs 90.1k people. The largest industries in Calcasieu Parish, LA are Health Care & Social Assistance (12,608 people), Retail Trade (11,050 people), and Manufacturing (9,258 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($72,866), Manufacturing ($72,467), and Utilities ($70,761).

Wages

Median Household Income

$49,452
2018 value
± $1,371
2.56%
1 Year Growth
± 3.81%

Households in Calcasieu Parish, LA have a median annual income of $49,452, 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 $48,219 in 2017, which represents a 2.56% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$62,488
Average Male Salary in Louisiana
± $1,557
$40,269
Average Female Salary in Louisiana
± $1,025

In 2017, full-time male employees in Louisiana made 1.55 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Louisiana 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 Louisiana
  1. Asian
    $54,337 ± $8,658
  2. White
    $51,901 ± $1,178
  3. American Indian
    $39,423 ± $9,186

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Louisiana workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.05 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Louisiana.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Calcasieu Parish, LA is from Louisiana.
0.466
2017 Wage GINI in Louisiana
0.465
2016 Wage GINI in Louisiana

In 2017, the income inequality in Louisiana was 0.466 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.313% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Louisiana was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Louisiana in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 34
  2. Census Tract 19.01
  3. Census Tract 22.01

In 2018, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Calcasieu Parish, LA was Census Tract 34 with a value of $108,820, followed by Census Tract 19.01 and Census Tract 22.01, with respective values of $86,625 and $86,569.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Calcasieu Parish, LA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

16.9% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Calcasieu Parish, LA (33.2k out of 197k 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 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females 6 - 11.

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
    16,919 ± 1,075
  2. Black
    14,171 ± 925
  3. Hispanic
    1,357 ± 350

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Calcasieu Parish, 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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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

90.1k
2018 Value
± 2,341
-0.209%
1 Year decline
± 3.63%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Calcasieu Parish, LA declined at a rate of -0.209%, from 90.3k employees to 90.1k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Calcasieu Parish, LA, are Sales & Related Occupations (10,122 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (8,897 people), and Construction & Extraction Occupations (7,526 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Calcasieu Parish, LA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Calcasieu Parish, LA, by number of employees, are Sales & Related Occupations (10,122 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (8,897 people), and Construction & Extraction Occupations (7,526 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Calcasieu Parish, LA has an unusually high number of residents working as Construction & Extraction Occupations (1.66 times higher than expected), Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Occupations (1.48 times), and Health Technologists & Technicians (1.48 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Calcasieu Parish, LA, by median earnings, are Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($88,780), Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($73,457), and Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations ($71,838).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

90.1k
2018 Value
± 2,341
-0.209%
1 Year decline
± 3.63%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Calcasieu Parish, LA declined at a rate of -0.209%, from 90.3k employees to 90.1k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Calcasieu Parish, LA, are Health Care & Social Assistance (12,608 people), Retail Trade (11,050 people), and Manufacturing (9,258 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Calcasieu Parish, LA, though some of these residents may live in Calcasieu Parish, LA 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 Calcasieu Parish, LA, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (12,608 people), Retail Trade (11,050 people), and Manufacturing (9,258 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Calcasieu Parish, LA has an unusually high number of Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (3.82 times higher than expected), Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (2.39 times), and Utilities (1.6 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Calcasieu Parish, LA, by median earnings, are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($72,866), Manufacturing ($72,467), and Utilities ($70,761).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Louisiana to other states, or from other states to Louisiana.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $81.6B
  2. $69.1B
  3. $38B

In 2015, the top outbound Louisiana product (by dollars) was Gasoline with $81.6B, followed by Coal-n.e.c. ($69.1B) and Basic chemicals ($38B).

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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$365B
2015 Value in Louisiana
$476B
Projected 2045 Value in Louisiana
30.3% growth

In 2015, total outbound Louisiana trade was $365B. This is expected to increase 30.3% to $476B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Louisiana 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 to other states, or from other states to Louisiana.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $38.9B
  2. $36B
  3. $14.4B

In 2015, the top outbound Louisiana domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Texas with $38.9B, followed by Mississippi with $36B and Florida and $14.4B.

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

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Education

In 2017, universities in Calcasieu Parish, LA awarded 4,299 degrees. The student population of Calcasieu Parish, LA is skewed towards women, with 4,774 male students and 6,487 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Calcasieu Parish, LA are White (3,119 and 74.3%), followed by Black or African American (732 and 17.4%), Unknown (93 and 2.21%), and Two or More Races (87 and 2.07%).

The largest universities in Calcasieu Parish, LA by number of degrees awarded are SOWELA Technical Community College (2,584 and 60.1%), McNeese State University (1,477 and 34.4%), and Unitech Training Academy-Lake Charles (113 and 2.63%).

The most popular majors in Calcasieu Parish, LA are Other Industrial Production Technology (780 and 18.1%), Instrumentation Technology (441 and 10.3%), and General Studies (245 and 5.7%).

The median tuition costs in Calcasieu Parish, LA are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $5,148 and $13,186 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 345 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 241 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 127 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in Calcasieu Parish, LA was Other Industrial Production Technology with 345 degree-majorss awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate from schools in Calcasieu Parish, LA according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 2,584 degrees awarded
  2. 1,477 degrees awarded
  3. 113 degrees awarded
$5,148
Median In-State Public
$N/A
Median Private

In 2017, the Calcasieu Parish, LA institution with the largest number of graduating students was SOWELA Technical Community College with 2,584 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

2,247
Degrees Awarded to Men
2,052
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 2,247 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Calcasieu Parish, LA, which is 1.1 times more than the 2,052 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
    3,119 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    732 degrees awarded
  3. Unknown
    93 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Calcasieu Parish, LA were to White students. These 3,119 degrees mean that there were 4.26 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 732 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Calcasieu Parish, LA was $149,400 in 2018, which is 0.65 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $138,100 to $149,400, a 8.18% increase. The homeownership rate in Calcasieu Parish, LA is 67.1%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Calcasieu Parish, LA have an average commute time of 20.1 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Calcasieu Parish, LA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$149,400
2018 Median
± $3,654
$138,100
2017 Median
± $4,141

In 2018, the median property value in Calcasieu Parish, LA grew to to $149,400 from the previous year's value of $138,100.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Calcasieu Parish, LA 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 Calcasieu Parish, LA the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

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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.
$49,452
Median Household Income
± $1,371
77.3k
Number of Households
± 2,113

In 2018, the median household income of the 77.3k households in Calcasieu Parish, LA grew to $49,452 from the previous year's value of $48,219.

The following chart displays the households in Calcasieu Parish, LA 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 $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800
Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

67.1%
2018 Homeownership
67.6%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 67.1% of the housing units in Calcasieu Parish, LA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 67.6%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Calcasieu Parish, LA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

20.1 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Calcasieu Parish, LA have a shorter commute time (20.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 2.32% of the workforce in Calcasieu Parish, LA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    85.6%
  2. Carpooled
    8.53%
  3. Worked At Home
    2.33%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Calcasieu Parish, LA was Drove Alone (85.6%), followed by those who Carpooled (8.53%) and those who Worked At Home (2.33%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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

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Health

89.1% of the population of Calcasieu Parish, LA has health coverage, with 44.3% on employee plans, 20.4% on Medicaid, 10.9% on Medicare, 11.9% on non-group plans, and 1.52% 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).

Primary care physicians in Calcasieu Parish, LA see 1440 patients per year on average, which represents a 2.9% decrease from the previous year (1483 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1857 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 510 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Tensas Parish has the highest prevalence of diabetes (17.2%). Additionally, Assumption Parish has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (42%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

1,440 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Calcasieu Parish, LA

Primary care physicians in Calcasieu Parish, LA see an average of 1,440 patients per year. This represents a 2.9% decrease from the previous year (1,483 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Calcasieu Parish, LA 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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$7,815
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Louisiana
$4,420
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$6,281
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$11,811
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Louisiana (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.38%, from $7,487 to $7,815.

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

10.9%
Uninsured
44.3%
Employer Coverage
20.4%
Medicaid
10.9%
Medicare
11.9%
Non-Group
1.52%
Military or VA

Between 2017 and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Calcasieu Parish, LA declined by 12.7% from 12.5% to 10.9%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Calcasieu Parish, LA 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. 17.2% prevalence
  2. 17% prevalence
  3. 15.6% prevalence

Tensas Parish has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Louisiana, at 17.2%.

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

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