Access to health insurance is a significant barrier to primary care access. As such, a community’s insurance rate is a sound indicator of its health infrastructure, including the accessibility of providers and services.

Peer City Population

Louisville currently ranks 1st among its peer cities in percent of population under 65 who are insured with only 9.5% of being uninsured.

On this metric, Louisville ranks among the top tier of its peer group according to a natural breaks algorithm. Cities in green are those that outperform their peers, cities in yellow represent the middle cluster, and those in red are a group that lags behind its peers on this indicator.