Nevada Rural and Frontier Health Data Book - 2013 Edition

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Nevada Rural and Frontier Health Data Book - 2013 Edition

The Nevada Rural and Frontier Health Data Book — 2013 Edition contains a wide range of current information on population health and the health care delivery system in rural and frontier regions of Nevada. It includes important data for public policy makers, health care professionals and administrators, rural health care advocates, and, importantly, the residents of rural and frontier Nevada. The primary purpose of the data book is to provide the most comprehensive and accurate data for these audiences, as well as those interested in learning more about health and health care in Nevada.

The Nevada Rural and Frontier Health Data Book — 2013 Edition is divided into five major sections containing the most current data on:

  • Demographic characteristics of rural and frontier Nevada, including recent population estimates and projections
  • The social and economic characteristics of rural and frontier Nevada, including data on income, poverty, and educational attainment
  • Population health status and health insurance coverage
  • The health care workforce in rural and frontier Nevada, including numerous per capita data for many licensed health care occupations by county
  • Health care resources and the economics of health care in rural and frontier Nevada

To request a single hard copy of the Data Book, please contact Tabor Griswold at tgriswold@medicine.nevada.edu or (775) 682-8475.

Download the Nevada Rural and Frontier Health Data Book - 2013 Edition

Individual Sections

Individual reports by county

The following reports contain the most current county-level data on health in health care in Nevada’s seventeen counties. Each report contains five sections: (1) demographic trends, (2) social and economic conditions, (3) health insurance coverage and population health, (4) labor market and health workforce, and (5) health care resources and economics.

Rural and Frontier Counties

Urban Counties