Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA

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2022 Population
179,467
0.662% 1-year growth
US Senator
N/ABill Cassidy
Republican Party
US Senator
N/AJohn Kennedy
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
37
0.817% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
20.3%
4.32% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$50,914
9.16% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$182,400
13% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
72,190
1.48% 1-year growth

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In 2022, Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA had a population of 179k people with a median age of 37 and a median household income of $50,914. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA grew from 178,286 to 179,467, a 0.662% increase and its median household income grew from $46,640 to $50,914, a 9.16% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (62.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (29.8%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.74%), Two+ (Hispanic) (1.74%), and White (Hispanic) (1.73%).

3.94% of the households in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

99.1% of the residents in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA are Southeastern Louisiana University (2,189 degrees awarded in 2022), Northshore Technical Community College (160667) (1,661 degrees), and Compass Career College (85 degrees).

In 2022, the median property value in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA was $182,400, and the homeownership rate was 71.4%.

Most people in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 30.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA is home to a population of 179k people, from which 99.1% are citizens. As of 2022, 1.59% of Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA residents were born outside of the country (2.85k people).

In 2022, there were 2.1 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (112k people) in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 53.4k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 4.92k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA are Spanish (3,909 households), French (Incl. Cajun) (920 households), and Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (320 households).

Residents by Gender and Age

RACE/ETHNICITY
90,676
Women
50.6%
88,441
Men
49.4%

The resident population of United States in 2022 was 179,117 inhabitants, with 49.4% men, and 50.6% women.

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Citizenship

99.1%
2022 Citizenship
98.8%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 99.1% of Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA was 98.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    112k ± 580
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    53.4k ± 799
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    4.92k ± 970
4.2%
Hispanic Population
7.53k people

In 2022, there were 2.1 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (112k people) in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 53.4k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 4.92k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

4.2% of the people in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA are hispanic (7.53k people).

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Honduras
    725 ± 660 people
  2. Mexico
    618 ± 609 people
  3. Guatemala
    225 ± 368 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA was Honduras, the natal country of 725 Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA residents, followed by Mexico with 618 and Guatemala with 225.

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Foreign-Born Population

1.59%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
2.85k people
1.85%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
3.29k people

As of 2022, 1.59% of Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA residents (2.85k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA was 1.85%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    3,909 households (2.33%)
  2. French (Incl. Cajun)
    920 households (0.549%)
  3. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    320 households (0.191%)

3.94% of the households in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.7%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2022, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA was Spanish. 2.33% of the households in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,950 ± 456
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    2,496 ± 535
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    1,280 ± 368

Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.18 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA employs 72.2k people. The largest industries in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA are Elementary & secondary schools (6,497 people), Restaurants & Food Services (6,062 people), and Construction (5,401 people), and the highest paying industries are Water transportation ($317,112), Investigation & security services ($146,098), and Industrial & miscellaneous chemicals ($133,060).

Males in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA have an average income that is 1.7 times higher than the average income of females, which is $41,921. The income inequality in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.467, which is lower than than the national average.

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
34,507
Women
49.1%
35,760
Men
50.9%

The workforce of Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA in 2020 was 70,267 people, with 49.1% woman, and 50.9% men.

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Occupations

72.2k
2022 Value
1.48%
1 Year growth
± 1.48%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA grew at a rate of 1.48%, from 71.1k employees to 72.2k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,915 people), Cashiers (2,311 people), and Registered nurses (2,025 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

72.2k
2022 Value
1.48%
1 Year growth
± 1.48%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA grew at a rate of 1.48%, from 71.1k employees to 72.2k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA, are Elementary & secondary schools (6,497 people), Restaurants & Food Services (6,062 people), and Construction (5,401 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA, though some of these residents may live in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$45,541
Median earning men ± $2,539
$28,322
Median earning women ± $1,400

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Manufacturing ($87,826), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($69,122), and Information ($61,613).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Public Administration ($49,142), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($42,750), and Construction ($38,784).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Civics

Bill Cassidy and John Kennedy are the senators currently representing the state of Louisiana. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Louisiana is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Louisiana

N/ABill Cassidy
Senator from Louisiana2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015
N/AJohn Kennedy
Senator from Louisiana3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017

Bill Cassidy and John Kennedy are the senators currently representing Louisiana.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Louisiana over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Louisiana

Louisiana is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA awarded 3,935 degrees. The student population of Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 7,351 male students and 11,330 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA are White (2,505 and 64.5%), followed by Black or African American (917 and 23.6%), Hispanic or Latino (263 and 6.77%), and Two or More Races (135 and 3.48%).

The largest universities in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA by number of degrees awarded are Southeastern Louisiana University (2,189 and 55.6%), Northshore Technical Community College (160667) (1,661 and 42.2%), and Compass Career College (85 and 2.16%).

The most popular majors in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA are Welding Technology (307 and 7.8%), General Studies (301 and 7.65%), and Computer Systems Networking & Telecommunications (282 and 7.17%).

The median tuition cost in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA for a public four year colleges is $5,777 for in-state students and $18,255 for out-of-state students.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

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In 2022 in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA, the percentage of applicants admitted was 99%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 48.9%. The number of students enrolled in 2022 was 18,681 (39.4% men and 60.6% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2022 there were 18,681 students enrolled in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA, 39.4% men and 60.6% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 11,450 records, of which 59.8% were women and 40.2% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 190 degrees awarded
  2. 189 degrees awarded
  3. 162 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA was General Business Administration & Management with 190 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 2,189 degrees awarded
  2. 1,661 degrees awarded
  3. 85 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Southeastern Louisiana University with 2,189 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2022, 1,821 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA, which is 0.861 times less than the 2,114 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 2,505 degrees mean that there were 2.73 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 917 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Public, 4-year or above ($5,777) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Public, 4-year or above ($2,596) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($1,300) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2022, 0.721% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.828% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (53k), Some college (29.6k), and Secondary Education (25.9k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA was $182,400 in 2022, which is 0.647 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $161,400 to $182,400, a 13% increase. The homeownership rate in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA is 71.4%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA have an average commute time of 30.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA is $50,914. In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA was Capital Region Planning Commission 5--Ascension Parish PUMA, LA with a value of $93,800, followed by Capital Region Planning Commission 2--East Baton Rouge Parish (South) PUMA, LA and Regional Planning Commission 1--St. Tammany Parish (Northwest) PUMA, LA, with respective values of $87,646 and $85,220.

Property

$182,400
Median Property Value 2022
±$4,651
$46,964
Median Property Taxes
±$2,065

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Rent vs Own

71.4%
Homeownership
2022
68.1%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 71.4% of the housing units in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 70.2%.

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Income by Location

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In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA was Capital Region Planning Commission 5--Ascension Parish PUMA, LA with a value of $93,800, followed by Capital Region Planning Commission 2--East Baton Rouge Parish (South) PUMA, LA and Regional Planning Commission 1--St. Tammany Parish (Northwest) PUMA, LA, with respective values of $87,646 and $85,220.

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Household Income

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$50,914
Median Household Income
± $2,223
65.8k
Number of Households
± 2,686

In 2022, the median household income of the 65.8k households in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA grew to $50,914 from the previous year's value of $46,640.

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Wage Distribution

0.467
2022 Wage GINI in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA
0.469
2021 Wage GINI in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA

In 2022, the income inequality in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA was 0.467 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.252% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (81.4%)
  2. Carpooled (9.91%)
  3. Worked At Home (4.85%)

In 2022, 81.4% of workers in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (9.91%) and those who worked at home (4.85%).

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Commute Time

30.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA have a longer commute time (30.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 5.47% of the workforce in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

20.3% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA (35.2k out of 173k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Males 6 - 11.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA is Black, followed by White and Two Or More.

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Health

92.1% of the population of Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA has health coverage, with 36.8% on employee plans, 31.2% on Medicaid, 12.1% on Medicare, 10.1% on non-group plans, and 1.99% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Louisiana see 1434 patients per year on average, which represents a 2.18% decrease from the previous year (1466 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1759 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 305 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,434 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Louisiana

Primary care physicians in Louisiana see an average of 1,434 patients per year. This represents a 2.18% decrease from the previous year (1,466 patients).

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 25.6% under 18 years, 22.2% between 18 and 34 years, 36.5% between 35 and 64 years, and 15.6% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.8% were men and 52.2% were women.

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Uninsured People

7.87%
Uninsured
36.8%
Employer Coverage
31.2%
Medicaid
12.1%
Medicare
10.1%
Non-Group
1.99%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Capital Region Planning Commission 7--Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA declined by 9.32% from 8.68% to 7.87%.

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