Key Contact for New Jersey
New Jersey State Office of Rural Health
New Jersey Rural Healthcare Facilities
Selected Social Determinants of Health for New Jersey
5.4% percent of New Jersey residents lack health insurance (Kaiser, 2021). According to the USDA Economic Research Service (ERS), the average per capita income for New Jersey residents in 2020 was $73,460. Based on 2020 ACS data, ERS reports that the state-wide poverty rate is 9.4% and 9.5% of the population has not completed high school (ERS report, 2017-2021 ACS data). The unemployment rate in New Jersey is 6.3% (USDA-ERS, 2021).
Kaiser Family Foundation State Health Facts; USDA Economic Research Service: State Fact Sheets
There are more organizations related to New Jersey in the organizations section.
Last Reviewed: 3/15/2023