Changes in the Supply and Rural-Urban Distribution of Social Workers in the U.S., 2014-2021
Describes the distribution of social workers in U.S. counties by rural or urban location and census division. Features statistics with breakdowns by 6 levels of population density and by year. Includes county-level map showing change in social workers per 100,000 population in rural counties, from 2014-2021.
CHA Andrilla, SC Woolcock, LA Garberson, DG Patterson
WWAMI Rural Health Research Center
Access · Behavioral health workforce · Health workforce supply and demand · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data