Pemiscot County, MO

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2019 Population
16,663
2.16% 1-year decline
US Senator
Roy Blunt
Republican Party
US Senator
Josh Hawley
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
37.9
0.265% 1-year increase
2019 Poverty Rate
27.4%
1.99% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$33,859
1.4% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$82,100
4.45% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
5,898
3.33% 1-year decline

About

In 2019, Pemiscot County, MO had a population of 16.7k people with a median age of 37.9 and a median household income of $33,859. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Pemiscot County, MO declined from 17,031 to 16,663, a −2.16% decrease and its median household income grew from $33,390 to $33,859, a 1.4% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pemiscot County, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (68.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (27.2%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.69%), Other (Hispanic) (1.13%), and White (Hispanic) (1.01%). 0% of the households in Pemiscot County, MO speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.5% of the residents in Pemiscot County, MO are U.S. citizens.

In 2019, the median property value in Pemiscot County, MO was $82,100, and the homeownership rate was 54.1%. Most people in Pemiscot County, MO drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Pemiscot County, MO was 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Start Year
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 Missouri. 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 Missouri.

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Community Mobility

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

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Diversity

Pemiscot County, MO is home to a population of 16.7k people, from which 99.5% are citizens. As of 2019, 3.34% of Pemiscot County, MO residents were born outside of the country (556 people).

In 2019, there were 2.52 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (11.4k people) in Pemiscot County, MO than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.53k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 281 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Pemiscot County, MO
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    11.4k ± 14
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    4.53k ± 112
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    281 ± 112
2.61%
Hispanic Population
435 people

In 2019, there were 2.52 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (11.4k people) in Pemiscot County, MO than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.53k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 281 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

2.61% of the people in Pemiscot County, MO are hispanic (435 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Pemiscot County, MO as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

3.34%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
556 people
0.47%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
80 people

As of 2019, 3.34% of Pemiscot County, MO residents (556 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 34%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Pemiscot County, MO was 0.47%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

38
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.5
30
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 14.1

In 2019, the median age of all people in Pemiscot County, MO was 37.9. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 38, were generally older than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 30. But people in Pemiscot County, MO are getting getting older. In 2018, the average age of all Pemiscot County, MO residents was 38.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    41,981 ± 5,013 people
  2. India
    20,541 ± 3,513 people
  3. China
    19,044 ± 3,383 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Missouri was Mexico, the natal country of 41,981 Missouri residents, followed by India with 20,541 and China with 19,044.

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Citizenship

99.5%
2019 Citizenship
99.6%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 99.5% of Pemiscot County, MO residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Pemiscot County, MO was 99.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    338 ± 87
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    92 ± 49
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    83 ± 53

Pemiscot County, MO has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.67 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Pemiscot County, MO is $33,859. In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Pemiscot County, MO was Census Tract 4705 with a value of $43,698, followed by Census Tract 4701 and Census Tract 4703, with respective values of $43,667 and $41,647.

Males in Missouri have an average income that is 1.36 times higher than the average income of females, which is $46,787. The income inequality in Missouri (measured using the Gini index) is 0.461, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Pemiscot County, MO employs 5.9k people. The largest industries in Pemiscot County, MO are Manufacturing (1,279 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,253 people), and Educational Services (548 people), and the highest paying industries are Wholesale Trade ($64,028), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($56,625), and Manufacturing ($48,625).

Wages

Median Household Income

$33,859
2019 value
± $3,356
1.4%
1 Year Growth
± 12.5%

Households in Pemiscot County, MO have a median annual income of $33,859, which is less than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $33,390 in 2018, which represents a 1.4% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$63,814
Average Male Salary in Missouri
± $1,443
$46,787
Average Female Salary in Missouri
± $1,025

In 2019, full-time male employees in Missouri made 1.36 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Missouri 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 Missouri
  1. Asian
    $65,651 ± $7,939
  2. White
    $49,533 ± $893
  3. American Indian
    $45,658 ± $16,823

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Missouri workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.33 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Missouri.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Pemiscot County, MO is from Missouri.
0.461
2019 Wage GINI in Missouri
0.463
2018 Wage GINI in Missouri

In 2019, the income inequality in Missouri was 0.461 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.361% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Missouri was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Missouri in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Missouri 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 4705
  2. Census Tract 4701
  3. Census Tract 4703

In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Pemiscot County, MO was Census Tract 4705 with a value of $43,698, followed by Census Tract 4701 and Census Tract 4703, with respective values of $43,667 and $41,647.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Pemiscot County, MO colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

27.4% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Pemiscot County, MO (4.48k out of 16.4k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Males < 5.

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. Black
    2,199 ± 256
  2. White
    2,076 ± 233
  3. Hispanic
    202 ± 89

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Pemiscot County, MO 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.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

5.9k
2019 Value
± 399
−3.33%
1 Year decline
± 9.79%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Pemiscot County, MO declined at a rate of −3.33%, from 6.1k employees to 5.9k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Pemiscot County, MO, are Production Occupations (901 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (600 people), and Healthcare Support Occupations (505 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Pemiscot County, MO.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Pemiscot County, MO, by number of employees, are Production Occupations (901 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (600 people), and Healthcare Support Occupations (505 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Pemiscot County, MO has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (4.64 times higher than expected), Production Occupations (2.7 times), and Healthcare Support Occupations (2.61 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Pemiscot County, MO, by median earnings, are Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors ($66,250), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($50,987), and Management Occupations ($46,339).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

5.9k
2019 Value
± 399
−3.33%
1 Year decline
± 9.79%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Pemiscot County, MO declined at a rate of −3.33%, from 6.1k employees to 5.9k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Pemiscot County, MO, are Manufacturing (1,279 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,253 people), and Educational Services (548 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Pemiscot County, MO, though some of these residents may live in Pemiscot County, MO 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 Pemiscot County, MO, by number of employees, are Manufacturing (1,279 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,253 people), and Educational Services (548 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Pemiscot County, MO has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (5.07 times higher than expected), Manufacturing (2.17 times), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1.53 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Pemiscot County, MO, by median earnings, are Wholesale Trade ($64,028), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($56,625), and Manufacturing ($48,625).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Missouri to other states, or from other states to Missouri.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $27.2B
  2. $25.9B
  3. $25B

In 2018, the top outbound Missouri product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $27.2B, followed by Pharmaceuticals ($25.9B) and Mixed freight ($25B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$283B
2018 Value in Missouri
$486B
Projected 2045 Value in Missouri
71.5% growth

In 2018, total outbound Missouri trade was $283B. This is expected to increase 71.5% to $486B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Missouri 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 Missouri to other states, or from other states to Missouri.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $29.3B
  2. $13.6B
  3. $12.1B

In 2018, the top outbound Missouri domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Illinois with $29.3B, followed by Kansas with $13.6B and Texas and $12.1B.

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

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Pemiscot County, MO went to Donald J. Trump with 65.8% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (32.3%), followed by Other (1.92%). The most partisan county was Mercer County, MO with 85.2% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Roy Blunt and Josh Hawley are the senators currently representing the state of Missouri. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Missouri is currently represented by 8 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 Pemiscot County, MO
65.8% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Missouri
  1. 85.2% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 85% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 83.5% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Missouri was Mercer County, MO with 85.2% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

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

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US Senators from Missouri

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Roy Blunt
Senator from Missouri3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Josh Hawley
Senator from Missouri1
Assumed office on January 3, 2019

Roy Blunt and Josh Hawley are the senators currently representing Missouri.

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

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US Representatives from Missouri

Missouri is currently represented by 8 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 Missouri have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Pemiscot County, MO was $82,100 in 2019, which is 0.341 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $78,600 to $82,100, a 4.45% increase. The homeownership rate in Pemiscot County, MO is 54.1%, which is lower than the national average of 64.1%. People in Pemiscot County, MO have an average commute time of 17.8 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Pemiscot County, MO is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$82,100
2019 Median
± $5,389
$78,600
2018 Median
± $5,048

In 2019, the median property value in Pemiscot County, MO grew to to $82,100 from the previous year's value of $78,600.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Pemiscot County, MO 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 Pemiscot County, MO the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Household Income

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$33,859
Median Household Income
± $3,356
6.73k
Number of Households
± 424

In 2019, the median household income of the 6.73k households in Pemiscot County, MO grew to $33,859 from the previous year's value of $33,390.

The following chart displays the households in Pemiscot County, MO 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 Pemiscot County, MO distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Pemiscot County, MO the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

54.1%
2019 Homeownership
53.8%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 54.1% of the housing units in Pemiscot County, MO were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 53.8%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Pemiscot County, MO compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

17.8 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Pemiscot County, MO have a shorter commute time (17.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 1.44% of the workforce in Pemiscot County, MO have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (86.1%)
  2. Carpooled (9.47%)
  3. Worked At Home (2.47%)

In 2019, 86.1% of workers in Pemiscot County, MO drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (9.47%) and those who worked at home (2.47%).

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 Pemiscot County, MO distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Pemiscot County, MO have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Health

87.1% of the population of Pemiscot County, MO has health coverage, with 28.7% on employee plans, 33.8% on Medicaid, 12.5% on Medicare, 11% on non-group plans, and 1.08% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Missouri was $8,107 in 2014. This is a 3.14% increase from the previous year ($7,860).

Primary care physicians in Pemiscot County, MO see 3254 patients per year on average, which represents a 22.6% decrease from the previous year (4206 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 15805 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 659 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Carroll County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (22.3%). Additionally, Dunklin County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (41.7%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

3,254 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Pemiscot County, MO

Primary care physicians in Pemiscot County, MO see an average of 3,254 patients per year. This represents a 22.6% decrease from the previous year (4,206 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Pemiscot County, MO 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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$8,107
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Missouri
$4,354
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$9,413
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$10,457
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Missouri (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 3.14%, from $7,860 to $8,107.

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

12.9%
Uninsured
28.7%
Employer Coverage
33.8%
Medicaid
12.5%
Medicare
11%
Non-Group
1.08%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Pemiscot County, MO declined by 6.24% from 13.7% to 12.9%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Pemiscot County, MO 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. 22.3% prevalence
  2. 19.6% prevalence
  3. 19% prevalence

Carroll County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Missouri, at 22.3%.

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

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