Rural, Urban Differences in Health Insurance

[imgbelt img=HealthIncome.jpg]Most people get their health insurance through their jobs. But having health insurance appears to be related more to income than to employment.


based on uninsured rates for each county, developed by the Census Bureau’s Small Area Health Insurance Estimates. All the results are statistically significant.

Roberto Gallardo is a Research Associate II at the Southern Rural Development Center at Mississippi State University and a Yonder contributor.