Key Contact for Arizona
Arizona Center for Rural Health
Arizona Nonmetro Population
Arizona Rural Healthcare Facilities
Selected Social Determinants of Health for Rural Arizona
Most Arizonans have some form of health insurance coverage, although 10.0% of the state's residents remain uninsured (Kaiser, 2021). According to the USDA Economic Research Service, the average per capita income for Arizonans in 2020 was $49,648, with the rural per capita income at $39,035. The ERS reports, based on 2020 ACS data, that the poverty rate in rural Arizona is 21.9%, compared with 12.4% in urban areas of the state. 16.5% of the rural population has not completed high school, while 11.5% of the urban population lacks a high school diploma according to 2017-2021 ACS data reported by ERS. The unemployment rate in rural Arizona is 6.5%, while in urban Arizona, it is 4.8% (USDA-ERS, 2021).
Kaiser Family Foundation State Health Facts; USDA Economic Research Service: State Fact Sheets
There are more organizations related to Arizona in the organizations section.
Last Reviewed: 10/28/2021