Fort Lauderdale, FL

Census Place

Add Comparison
2020 Population
181,818
0.94% 1-year growth
US Senator
Marco Rubio
Republican Party
US Senator
Rick Scott
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
42
0.238% 1-year decrease
2020 Poverty Rate
15.8%
6.73% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$64,313
8.18% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$350,900
5.06% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
92,647
1.19% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, Fort Lauderdale, FL had a population of 182k people with a median age of 42 and a median household income of $64,313. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Fort Lauderdale, FL grew from 180,124 to 181,818, a 0.94% increase and its median household income grew from $59,450 to $64,313, a 8.18% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fort Lauderdale, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (46.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (31.1%), White (Hispanic) (13.6%), Two+ (Hispanic) (2.59%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.85%).

None of the households in Fort Lauderdale, FL 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.

88.5% of the residents in Fort Lauderdale, FL are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Fort Lauderdale, FL are Broward College (12,914 degrees awarded in 2020), Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale (5,302 degrees), and City College-Fort Lauderdale (82 degrees).

In 2020, the median property value in Fort Lauderdale, FL was $350,900, and the homeownership rate was 53.9%. Most people in Fort Lauderdale, FL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Fort Lauderdale, FL was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Fort Lauderdale, FL is home to a population of 182k people, from which 88.5% are citizens. As of 2020, 24.5% of Fort Lauderdale, FL residents were born outside of the country (44.6k people).

In 2020, there were 1.5 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (84.8k people) in Fort Lauderdale, FL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 56.5k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 24.7k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Fort Lauderdale, FL
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    84.8k ± 2.38k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    56.5k ± 2.5k
  3. White (Hispanic)
    24.7k ± 2.03k
18.7%
Hispanic Population
34k people

In 2020, there were 1.5 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (84.8k people) in Fort Lauderdale, FL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 56.5k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 24.7k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

18.7% of the people in Fort Lauderdale, FL are hispanic (34k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Fort Lauderdale, FL as a share of the total population.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

24.5%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
44.6k people
24.7%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
44.5k people

As of 2020, 24.5% of Fort Lauderdale, FL residents (44.6k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Fort Lauderdale, FL was 24.7%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

The following chart shows the percentage of foreign-born residents in Fort Lauderdale, FL compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Age by Nativity

39
Median Native-Born Age
± 1.2
47
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.7

In 2020, the median age of all people in Fort Lauderdale, FL was 42. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 39, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 47. But people in Fort Lauderdale, FL are getting getting younger. In 2019, the average age of all Fort Lauderdale, FL residents was 42.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Global Diversity

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for Florida.
Most Common Origin
  1. Cuba
    1,006,483 ± 24,039 people
  2. Haiti
    335,997 ± 14,118 people
  3. Colombia
    281,766 ± 12,945 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Florida was Cuba, the natal country of 1,006,483 Florida residents, followed by Haiti with 335,997 and Colombia with 281,766.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Citizenship

88.5%
2020 Citizenship
88.2%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 88.5% of Fort Lauderdale, FL residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Fort Lauderdale, FL was 88.2%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Fort Lauderdale, FL compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    3,098 ± 523
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    1,147 ± 313
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    980 ± 270

Fort Lauderdale, FL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.7 times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

Showing data at the state level for Florida. Hospitalization data for some states may be delayed or not reported.
Y-Axis

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Unemployment Insurance Claims

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Florida.

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

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Employment by Industry Sector

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Florida.
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 Florida. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Florida.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Community Mobility

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Florida.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Economy

Median household income in Fort Lauderdale, FL is $64,313. In 2020, the place with the highest median household income in Fort Lauderdale, FL was Census Tract 424 with a value of $240,357, followed by Census Tract 422 and Census Tract 420, with respective values of $127,500 and $123,594.

Males in Florida have an average income that is 1.34 times higher than the average income of females, which is $48,168. The income inequality in Florida (measured using the Gini index) is 0.472, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Fort Lauderdale, FL employs 92.6k people. The largest industries in Fort Lauderdale, FL are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (10,301 people), Retail Trade (9,897 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (9,569 people), and the highest paying industries are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($67,057), Public Administration ($66,111), and Utilities ($65,536).

Wages

Median Household Income

$64,313
2020 value
± $2,227
8.18%
1 Year Growth
± 4.41%

Households in Fort Lauderdale, FL have a median annual income of $64,313, which is less than the median annual income of $64,994 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $59,450 in 2019, which represents a 8.18% annual growth.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Sex in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for Florida.
$64,321
Average Male Salary in Florida
± $888
$48,168
Average Female Salary in Florida
± $615

In 2020, full-time male employees in Florida made 1.34 times more than female employees.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for Florida.
Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Florida
  1. Asian
    $60,417 ± $3,531
  2. White
    $53,356 ± $619
  3. Two or More Races
    $44,585 ± $1,774

In 2020 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Florida workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.13 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Florida.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in Florida by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Fort Lauderdale, FL is from Florida.
0.472
2020 Wage GINI in Florida
0.473
2019 Wage GINI in Florida

In 2020, the income inequality in Florida was 0.472 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.289% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Florida was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Florida in comparison to the national average.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Income by Location

Use the dropdown to filter by race/ethnicity.
Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 424
  2. Census Tract 422
  3. Census Tract 420

In 2020, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Fort Lauderdale, FL was Census Tract 424 with a value of $240,357, followed by Census Tract 422 and Census Tract 420, with respective values of $127,500 and $123,594.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Age and Sex

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

15.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Fort Lauderdale, FL (28.3k out of 180k 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 Females 35 - 44 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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. Black
    16,417 ± 1,372
  2. White
    10,490 ± 973
  3. Hispanic
    4,493 ± 766

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Fort Lauderdale, FL is Black, followed by White 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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Occupations

Employment by Occupations

92.6k
2020 Value
± 2,902
1.19%
1 Year growth
± 4.17%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Fort Lauderdale, FL grew at a rate of 1.19%, from 91.6k employees to 92.6k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Fort Lauderdale, FL, are Sales & Related Occupations (12,002 people), Management Occupations (11,789 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (9,650 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Fort Lauderdale, FL.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Fort Lauderdale, FL, by number of employees, are Sales & Related Occupations (12,002 people), Management Occupations (11,789 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (9,650 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Fort Lauderdale, FL has an unusually high number of residents working as Legal Occupations (2.66 times higher than expected), Fire Fighting & Prevention, & Other Protective Service Workers Including Supervisors (1.39 times), and Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (1.35 times).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Fort Lauderdale, FL, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($80,452), Management Occupations ($78,516), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($76,220).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Industries

Employment by Industries

92.6k
2020 Value
± 2,902
1.19%
1 Year growth
± 4.17%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Fort Lauderdale, FL grew at a rate of 1.19%, from 91.6k employees to 92.6k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Fort Lauderdale, FL, are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (10,301 people), Retail Trade (9,897 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (9,569 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Fort Lauderdale, FL, though some of these residents may live in Fort Lauderdale, FL and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common industries in Fort Lauderdale, FL, by number of employees, are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (10,301 people), Retail Trade (9,897 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (9,569 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Fort Lauderdale, FL has an unusually high number of Real Estate & Rental & Leasing (2.41 times higher than expected), Administrative & Support & Waste Management Services (1.68 times), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (1.5 times) industries.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Fort Lauderdale, FL, by median earnings, are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($67,057), Public Administration ($66,111), and Utilities ($65,536).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Florida to other states, or from other states to Florida.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $94.8B
  2. $62.6B
  3. $59.6B

In 2020, the top outbound Florida product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $94.8B, followed by Electronics ($62.6B) and Pharmaceuticals ($59.6B).

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for Florida.
$688B
2020 Value in Florida
$1.41T
Projected 2050 Value in Florida
105% growth

In 2020, total outbound Florida trade was $688B. This is expected to increase 105% to $1.41T by 2050.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Florida to other states, or from other states to Florida.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $24.9B
  2. $19.2B
  3. $15.8B

In 2020, the top outbound Florida domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Georgia with $24.9B, followed by California with $19.2B and Texas and $15.8B.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Florida went to Donald J. Trump with 51.2% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (47.9%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (0.635%). The most partisan county was Holmes County, FL with 89.1% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Marco Rubio and Rick Scott are the senators currently representing the state of Florida. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Florida is currently represented by 27 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

Presidential voting results are only available at the county level. Showing data for the counties inside of Florida.
Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Florida
51.2% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Florida
  1. 89.1% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 85.5% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 84.7% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2020 presidential election, the most partisan county in Florida was Holmes County, FL with 89.1% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

US Senators from Florida

Senatorial voting results are only available at the state level. Showing data for Florida.
Marco Rubio
Senator from Florida3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Rick Scott
Senator from Florida1
Assumed office on January 8, 2019
Inauguration delayed in order to finish his term as Governor of Florida.

Marco Rubio and Rick Scott are the senators currently representing Florida.

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 Florida over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

US Representatives from Florida

Florida is currently represented by 27 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 Florida have changed over time starting in 2008.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Education

In 2020, universities in Fort Lauderdale, FL awarded 18,342 degrees. The student population of Fort Lauderdale, FL is skewed towards women, with 18,439 male students and 35,634 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Fort Lauderdale, FL are Hispanic or Latino (6,313 and 36.5%), followed by Black or African American (4,660 and 26.9%), White (4,197 and 24.2%), and Unknown (814 and 4.7%).

The largest universities in Fort Lauderdale, FL by number of degrees awarded are Broward College (12,914 and 70.4%), Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale (5,302 and 28.9%), and City College-Fort Lauderdale (82 and 0.447%).

The most popular majors in Fort Lauderdale, FL are Liberal Arts & Sciences (5,077 and 27.7%), General Business Administration & Management (3,118 and 17%), and Registered Nursing (1,403 and 7.65%).

The median tuition costs in Fort Lauderdale, FL are $17,000 for private four year colleges, and $1,968 and $1,968 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 5,077 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 1,001 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 449 degree-majorss awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Fort Lauderdale, FL was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 5,077 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Fort Lauderdale, FL according to their major.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 12,914 degrees awarded
  2. 5,302 degrees awarded
  3. 82 degrees awarded
$1,968
Median In-State Public
$17,000
Median Private

In 2020, the Fort Lauderdale, FL institution with the largest number of graduating students was Broward College with 12,914 degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Sex for Common Institutions

6,738
Degrees Awarded to Men
11,604
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2020, 6,738 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Fort Lauderdale, FL, which is 0.581 times less than the 11,604 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the sex disparity between the institutions in Fort Lauderdale, FL by degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    6,313 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    4,660 degrees awarded
  3. White
    4,197 degrees awarded

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Fort Lauderdale, FL was Hispanic or Latino students. These 6,313 degrees mean that there were 1.35 times more degrees awarded to Hispanic or Latino students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 4,660 degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing & Living

The median property value in Fort Lauderdale, FL was $350,900 in 2020, which is 1.53 times larger than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $334,000 to $350,900, a 5.06% increase. The homeownership rate in Fort Lauderdale, FL is 53.9%, which is lower than the national average of 64.4%. People in Fort Lauderdale, FL have an average commute time of 26.8 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Fort Lauderdale, FL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$350,900
2020 Median
± $10,280
$334,000
2019 Median
± $8,064

In 2020, the median property value in Fort Lauderdale, FL grew to to $350,900 from the previous year's value of $334,000.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Fort Lauderdale, FL 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 Fort Lauderdale, FL the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$64,313
Median Household Income
± $2,227
75k
Number of Households
± 2,507

In 2020, the median household income of the 75k households in Fort Lauderdale, FL grew to $64,313 from the previous year's value of $59,450.

The following chart displays the households in Fort Lauderdale, FL 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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Fort Lauderdale, FL distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Fort Lauderdale, FL the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Rent vs Own

53.9%
2020 Homeownership
52.7%
2019 Homeownership

In 2020, 53.9% of the housing units in Fort Lauderdale, FL were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 52.7%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 64.4%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Fort Lauderdale, FL compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commute Time

26.8 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Fort Lauderdale, FL have a shorter commute time (26.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 2.63% of the workforce in Fort Lauderdale, FL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Fort Lauderdale, FL compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (75.2%)
  2. Worked At Home (8.37%)
  3. Carpooled (8.24%)

In 2020, 75.2% of workers in Fort Lauderdale, FL drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (8.37%) and those who carpooled to work (8.24%).

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health

83.5% of the population of Fort Lauderdale, FL has health coverage, with 37.3% on employee plans, 15.5% on Medicaid, 14.1% on Medicare, 15.7% on non-group plans, and 0.904% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Florida was $8,076 in 2014. This is a 5.05% increase from the previous year ($7,688).

Primary care physicians in Broward County, FL see 1376 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.954% increase from the previous year (1363 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1297 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 536 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Glades County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (21%). Additionally, Gadsden County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (43.5%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the country level. Showing data for Broward County, FL.
1,376 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Broward County, FL

Primary care physicians in Broward County, FL see an average of 1,376 patients per year. This represents a 0.954% increase from the previous year (1,363 patients).

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Florida.
$8,076
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Florida
$4,606
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$5,175
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$12,229
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Florida (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 5.05%, from $7,688 to $8,076.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Coverage

16.5%
Uninsured
37.3%
Employer Coverage
15.5%
Medicaid
14.1%
Medicare
15.7%
Non-Group
0.904%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Fort Lauderdale, FL grew by 7.2% from 15.4% to 16.5%.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 21% prevalence
  2. 20.5% prevalence
  3. 17.8% prevalence

Glades County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Florida, at 21%.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart