Key Contact for Wyoming
Wyoming Office of Rural Health
Wyoming Nonmetro Population
Wyoming Rural Healthcare Facilities
Selected Social Determinants of Health for Rural Wyoming
8.5% of Wyoming residents lack health insurance (Kaiser, 2021). According to the USDA Economic Research Service, the average per capita income for Wyomingites in 2020 was $61,855, with the rural per capita income at $62,222. The ERS reports, based on 2020 ACS data, that the poverty rate in rural Wyoming is 9.7%, compared with 8.3% in urban areas of the state. 6.4% of the rural population has not completed high school, while 6.0% of the urban population lacks a high school diploma according to 2017-2021 ACS data reported by ERS. The unemployment rate in rural Wyoming is 4.3%, and in urban Wyoming it is 4.9% (USDA-ERS, 2021).
Kaiser Family Foundation State Health Facts; USDA Economic Research Service: State Fact Sheets
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Last Reviewed: 12/9/2021