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Percent of Medicaid Eligibles and Louisiana Population, by Race
Bar chart depicts the following statistics:
- Louisiana Population:
- White, 63%
- African American, 32%
- Other, 5%
- Medicaid Eligibles:
- White, 37%
- African American, 54%
- Other, 9%
African Americans and low income patients are disproportionately represented in the Medicaid population.
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