Population Residing in Primary Care Health Professional Shortage Areas

Notes: Includes populations in Geographic Area and Population Group Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs), but not Facility HPSAs.
*HRSA data show no population living in Geographic or Population Group Primary Care HPSAs in NJ and VT.

Data Source: KCMU analysis based on HRSA Designated Primary Care Health Professional Shortage Area Statistics as of August 12, 2014 and the March 2014 Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement to the Current Population Survey (CPS).

Source: Kaiser Family Foundation: Tapping Nurse Practitioners to Meet Rising Demand for Primary Care