The UDS Mapper calculates this number. Using a population to provider ratio of 1500 to 1, this is the estimated number of providers needed to see the low-income residents not served by health centers of the user-selected analysis area. This is calculated as: Current Low-Income Population Unserved by Health Centers / 1500.
American Community Survey (ACS) five-year estimates for ZCTAs, 2016-2020 (U.S. Census Bureau)
Uniform Data System, 2021 (Health Resources and Services Administration)
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