Nevada Instant Atlas

County-Level Health Workforce and Population Health Database

Nevada Desert

The Nevada Instant Atlas provides visual display of important data on 17 counties in Nevada extracted from seven editions of the Nevada Rural and Frontier Health Data book which began in 2002. This data is compiled from over 50 sources to include information on population, demographic characteristics, social and economic characteristics, health insurance coverage, population health, healthcare workforce and healthcare resources. The Nevada Instant Atlas is an interactive and user-friendly database for public policy makers, health care professionals, rural health advocates and the general public. Hundreds of variables and outcomes are showcased in maps, graphs and data resources that can be easily downloaded and used in research reports. Users can explore accurate and current data and discover disparities between social groups and health behaviors.

The Nevada Instant Atlas provides users with a quick and easy way to access demographic and health information. Read the short tutorial for instructions/case studies on using the Instant Atlas Program. For questions on the Nevada Instant Atlas, please contact Mary Tabor Griswold, Ph.D. at (775) 682-8475.

Updated Data June 2016

County Data

  • Primary Care Physician Counts (MDs & DOs) - 2016 (Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners (2016), and the Nevada State Board of Osteopathic Medicine (2016))
  • Nursing Specialty Counts - 2006 through 2014 (Nevada State Board of Nursing data released on October 5, 2015)
  • Medicare Chronic Conditions Readmissions Rates - 2007 through 2014 (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services data released on February 19, 2016)
  • Medicaid and Medicare Enrollment - 2014 (Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services data released on May 23, 2016)
  • Health Insurance Coverage Estimates - 2014 (SAHIE, Census Bureau data released on May 20, 2016)
  • Assistance Housing - 2015 (Unpublished data obtained from the Nevada Housing Department on May 16, 2016)
  • Age, Race, Hispanic Origin Projections - 2016 to 2021 (Nevada State Demographer's Office released on May 5, 2016)
  • Birth, Pregnancy and Mortality Rates – 2014 (Unpublished data from the State of Nevada OPHIE updated March 17, 2016)
  • Childhood Disability Rates – 2015 (Nevada Department of Educations and Office of Statewide Initiatives updated March 1, 2016)
  • Gifted and Talented Children Rate – 2015 (Nevada Department of Educations and Office of Statewide Initiatives updated March 1, 2016)
  • Medicare Chronic Disease Prevalence Rates - 2014 (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services data released on January 7, 2016)
  • Poverty - 2015 (SAIPE, Census Bureau data released in December, 2015)

Regional Data

  • AIDS/HIV Rates – 2014 (Unpublished data from the State of Nevada OPHIE updated March 17, 2016)
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease Rates – 2014 (Unpublished data from the State of Nevada OPHIE updated March 17, 2016)
  • Tuberculosis Rates – 2013 Unpublished data from the State of Nevada OPHIE updated March 17, 2016)
  • Maternal and Child Health – 2014 (Unpublished data from the State of Nevada OPHIE updated March 17, 2016)
  • Infant Mortality Rates – 2014 (Unpublished data from the State of Nevada OPHIE updated March 17, 2016)
  • Mortality Rates by Disease – 2014 (Unpublished data from the State of Nevada OPHIE updated March 17, 2016)
  • Gender, Race, Ethnicity Mortality Rates – 2014 (Unpublished data from the State of Nevada OPHIE updated March 17, 2016)
  • Physician Specialties per 100,000 Population - 2014 (Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners and Office of Statewide Initiatives updated on March 1, 2016)
County Data

County Data

The County data page provides comparative data on nearly 500 demographic and health indicators for all 17 counties in Nevada.

Regional Data

Regional Data

The regional data page provides comparative data on demographic and health indicators for urban versus rural regions of Nevada.

Combined Report

Combined Report

The combined reports page allows users to simultaneously compare and contrast multiple indicators by county and region in Nevada.