Access to Mental Health Providers

The 2017 Access to Mental Health Providers Grade is based on rigorous analysis of both the proximity and the availability of offices of mental health practitioners for an area. Learn where our data comes from.

Factors Considered

Factor Description Source Weight
Access to Mental Health Providers Per Area A measure of the proximity (per square mile) of offices of mental health practitioners. U.S. Census 50.0%
Access to Mental Health Providers Per Capita A measure of the availability (per capita) of offices of mental health practitioners. U.S. Census 50.0%

Statistics obtained from the U.S. Census represent the most recent data available.

For more details about how we calculate our rankings, click here.