South Dakota

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2020 Population
879,336
0.999% 1-year growth
US Senator
John Thune
Republican Party
US Senator
Mike Rounds
Republican Party
US Representative
Dusty Johnson
Republican Party
2018 Median Age
36.8
0% 1-year change
2020 Poverty Rate
12.8%
2.54% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$59,896
2.78% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$174,600
4.49% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
418,431
1.13% 1-year growth

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In 2020, South Dakota had a population of 879k people with a median age of 36.8 and a median household income of $59,896. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of South Dakota grew from 870,638 to 879,336, a 0.999% increase and its median household income grew from $58,275 to $59,896, a 2.78% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in South Dakota are White (Non-Hispanic) (82.2%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (8.36%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.31%), White (Hispanic) (2.23%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.83%).

6.53% of the households in South Dakota 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.

97.5% of the residents in South Dakota are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in South Dakota are South Dakota State University (2,710 degrees awarded in 2020), University of South Dakota (2,296 degrees), and Southeast Technical College (949 degrees).

In 2020, the median property value in South Dakota was $174,600, and the homeownership rate was 68%.

Most people in South Dakota drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.3 minutes. The average car ownership in South Dakota was 2 cars per household.

South Dakota borders Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, and Wyoming.

About the photo: An old school no longer in operation, at the junction of SD Highways 26 & 45, north of Miller, SD

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

South Dakota is home to a population of 879k people, from which 97.5% are citizens. As of 2020, 3.97% of South Dakota residents were born outside of the country (34.9k people).

In 2018, there were 9.84 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (711k people) in South Dakota than any other race or ethnicity. There were 72.3k American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) and 20k 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 South Dakota are Spanish (17,587 households), Other Native Languages of North America (9,475 households), and German (5,128 households).

Population by Location

Sex
RACE/ETHNICITY
The 3 PUMAS with the highest resident population
  1. 190,164
  2. 177,962
  3. 138,261

In 2020 there were 879,336 residents in South Dakota.

The Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMA) with the highest resident population were Carr 2-Carr 111 PUMA, PR (149,549 people), Carr 2 (Noroeste) PUMA, PR (115,778 people), and Carr 2-Carr 100 PUMA, PR (123,359 people).

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Residents by Gender and Age

RACE/ETHNICITY
436,366
Women
49.6%
442,970
Men
50.4%

The resident population of United States in 2020 was 879,336 inhabitants, with 50.4% men, and 49.6% women.

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Citizenship

97.5%
2020 Citizenship
97.7%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 97.5% of South Dakota residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in South Dakota was 97.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in South Dakota
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    711k ± 338
  2. American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic)
    72.3k ± 1.01k
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    20k ± 1.5k
3.7%
Hispanic Population
32k people

In 2018, there were 9.84 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (711k people) in South Dakota than any other race or ethnicity. There were 72.3k American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) and 20k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

3.7% of the people in South Dakota are hispanic (32k people).

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    3,374 ± 1,423 people
  2. Guatemala
    2,573 ± 1,244 people
  3. Ethiopia
    2,306 ± 1,177 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of South Dakota was Mexico, the natal country of 3,374 South Dakota residents, followed by Guatemala with 2,573 and Ethiopia with 2,306.

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Foreign-Born Population

3.97%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
34.9k people
3.68%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
32k people

As of 2020, 3.97% of South Dakota residents (34.9k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in South Dakota was 3.68%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    17,587 households (2.15%)
  2. Other Native Languages of North America
    9,475 households (1.16%)
  3. German
    5,128 households (0.626%)

6.53% of the households in South Dakota reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. 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 2020, the most common non-English language spoken in households in South Dakota was Spanish. 2.15% of the households in South Dakota 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
    19,298 ± 904
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    12,016 ± 819
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    6,913 ± 593

South Dakota has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.61 times greater than any other conflict.

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The economy of South Dakota employs 418k people. The largest industries in South Dakota are Construction (27,576 people), Elementary & secondary schools (27,483 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (27,404 people), and the highest paying industries are Data processing, hosting & related services ($213,823), Support activities for mining ($118,377), and Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($110,420).

Males in South Dakota have an average income that is 1.29 times higher than the average income of females, which is $45,104. The income inequality in South Dakota (measured using the Gini index) is 0.43, which is lower than than the national average.

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
202,758
Women
48.5%
215,673
Men
51.5%

The workforce of South Dakota in 2020 was 418,431 people, with 48.5% woman, and 51.5% men.

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Workforce and Wage by Location

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RACE/ETHNICITY

In 2020 there were 418,431 people working in South Dakota. The Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMA) that concentrated the largest workforce were Carr 2-Carr 111 PUMA, PR (38,236 people), Carr 2 (Noroeste) PUMA, PR (29,220 people), and Carr 2-Carr 100 PUMA, PR (29,330 people).

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Occupations

418k
2020 Value
1.13%
1 Year growth
± 1.13%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in South Dakota grew at a rate of 1.13%, from 414k employees to 418k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in South Dakota, are Registered nurses (11,724 people), Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (11,057 people), and Elementary & middle school teachers (9,744 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of South Dakota.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

418k
2020 Value
1.13%
1 Year growth
± 1.13%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in South Dakota grew at a rate of 1.13%, from 414k employees to 418k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in South Dakota, are Construction (27,576 people), Elementary & secondary schools (27,483 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (27,404 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of South Dakota, though some of these residents may live in South Dakota and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$42,454
Median earning men ± $475
$30,939
Median earning women ± $276

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($54,038), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($52,566), and Wholesale Trade ($51,467).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Public Administration ($40,844), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($38,968), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($38,265).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in South Dakota. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 15,106
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 14,896
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  3. 9,836
    Retail Trade

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Payroll by Industry Sector

The industries with the highest total annual payroll
  1. $16.2M
    Manufacturing
  2. $14.9M
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  3. $10.2M
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from South Dakota to other states, or from other states to South Dakota.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $6.57B
  2. $5.64B
  3. $4.81B

In 2020, the top outbound South Dakota product (by dollars) was Cereal grains with $6.57B, followed by Other ag prods. ($5.64B) and Live animals/fish ($4.81B).

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$54.6B
2020 Value in South Dakota
$98.2B
Projected 2050 Value in South Dakota
79.8% growth

In 2020, total outbound South Dakota trade was $54.6B. This is expected to increase 79.8% to $98.2B by 2050.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from South Dakota to other states, or from other states to South Dakota.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $7.03B
  2. $3.12B
  3. $2.19B

In 2020, the top outbound South Dakota domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Minnesota with $7.03B, followed by Iowa with $3.12B and North Dakota and $2.19B.

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In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in South Dakota went to Donald J. Trump with 61.8% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (35.6%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (2.63%).

The most partisan county was Harding County, SD with 92% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

John Thune and Mike Rounds are the senators currently representing the state of South Dakota. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

South Dakota is currently represented by Dusty Johnson in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for South Dakota
61.8% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in South Dakota
  1. 92% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 90.2% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 88.4% for Joseph R Biden Jr. (Democratic Party)

In the 2020 presidential election, the most partisan county in South Dakota was Harding County, SD with 92% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

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US Senators from South Dakota

John Thune
Senator from South Dakota3
Assumed office on January 3, 2005
Mike Rounds
Senator from South Dakota2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

John Thune and Mike Rounds are the senators currently representing South Dakota.

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

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US Representatives from South Dakota

Dusty Johnson
South Dakota at-large Representative
Republican Party

South Dakota is currently represented by Dusty Johnson (Republican Party).

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the member for South Dakota have changed over time starting in 2008.

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In 2020, universities in South Dakota awarded 12,908 degrees. The student population of South Dakota in 2020 is skewed towards women, with 22,538 male students and 28,636 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in South Dakota are White (10,469 and 84%), followed by American Indian or Alaska Native (489 and 3.93%), Hispanic or Latino (459 and 3.68%), and Black or African American (383 and 3.07%).

The largest universities in South Dakota by number of degrees awarded are South Dakota State University (2,710 and 21%), University of South Dakota (2,296 and 17.8%), and Southeast Technical College (949 and 7.35%).

The most popular majors in South Dakota are Registered Nursing (1,019 and 7.89%), General Business Administration & Management (881 and 6.83%), and Elementary Education & Teaching (282 and 2.18%).

The median tuition costs in South Dakota are $20,995 for private four year colleges, and $7,541 and $10,611 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

University
Measure

In 2020 in South Dakota, the percentage of applicants admitted was 85.3%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 36.9%. The number of students enrolled in 2020 was 51,174 (44% men and 56% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2020 there were 51,174 students enrolled in South Dakota, 44% men and 56% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 40,362 records, of which 56.4% were women and 43.6% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 873 degree-majors awarded
  2. 485 degree-majors awarded
  3. 253 degree-majors awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in South Dakota was Registered Nursing with 873 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 2,710 degrees awarded
  2. 2,296 degrees awarded
  3. 949 degrees awarded

In 2020, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was South Dakota State University with 2,710 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2020, 5,650 men were awarded degrees from institutions in South Dakota, which is 0.778 times less than the 7,258 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 10,469 degrees mean that there were 21.4 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, American Indian or Alaska Native, with 489 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($20,995) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2020.

Public, 2-year ($3,366) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2020.

Public, 2-year ($1,430) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 0.501% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.414% 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 South Dakota in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (202k), Some college (154k), and Bachelors Degree (127k).

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homeHousing & Living

The median property value in South Dakota was $174,600 in 2020, which is 0.76 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $167,100 to $174,600, a 4.49% increase. The homeownership rate in South Dakota is 68%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in South Dakota have an average commute time of 17.3 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in South Dakota is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in South Dakota is $59,896. In 2020, the county with the highest Median Household Income in South Dakota was Lincoln County, SD with a value of $84,260, followed by Union County, SD and Stanley County, SD, with respective values of $74,006 and $71,602.

In 2021, 12.2% of the population was living with severe housing problems in South Dakota. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator grew 0.321%.

Property

$174,600
Median Property Value 2020
±$1,416
$236,495
Median Property Taxes
±$3,029

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Rent vs Own

68%
Homeownership
2020
65.1%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 68% of the housing units in South Dakota were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 67.8%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

In 2020, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in South Dakota was Lincoln County, SD with a value of $84,260, followed by Union County, SD and Stanley County, SD, with respective values of $74,006 and $71,602.

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Household Income

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$59,896
Median Household Income
± $725
348k
Number of Households
± 4,113

In 2020, the median household income of the 348k households in South Dakota grew to $59,896 from the previous year's value of $58,275.

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Wage Distribution

0.43
2020 Wage GINI in South Dakota
0.432
2019 Wage GINI in South Dakota

In 2020, the income inequality in South Dakota was 0.43 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.307% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for South Dakota was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in South Dakota in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (80%)
  2. Carpooled (8.11%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.74%)

In 2020, 80% of workers in South Dakota drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (8.11%) and those who worked at home (6.74%).

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Commute Time

17.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in South Dakota have a shorter commute time (17.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 1.18% of the workforce in South Dakota 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 South Dakota distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in South Dakota have 2 cars.

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Severe Housing Problems

In 2021, 12.2% of the population was living with severe housing problems in South Dakota. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator grew 0.321%.

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Poverty & Diversity

12.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in South Dakota (109k out of 850k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Males 18 - 24 and then Females 25 - 34.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in South Dakota is White, followed by Native American and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Children in Poverty

In 2021, 14.9% of the children was living in poverty in South Dakota. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator declined 3.6%.

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Crimes & Accidents

Indicator

In 2021, the number of reported violent crimes offenses per 100,000 population was 373 in South Dakota. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator grew 136 per 100,000 population.

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pulseHealth

90.6% of the population of South Dakota has health coverage, with 48.8% on employee plans, 11.5% on Medicaid, 11.4% on Medicare, 16.1% on non-group plans, and 2.77% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in South Dakota was $8,933 in 2014. This is a 4.52% increase from the previous year ($8,547).

Primary care physicians in South Dakota see 1303 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.44% decrease from the previous year (1322 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1623 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 528 patients per year.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in South Dakota, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

1,303 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in South Dakota

Primary care physicians in South Dakota see an average of 1,303 patients per year. This represents a 1.44% decrease from the previous year (1,322 patients).

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of South Dakota across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 26.2% under 18 years, 21.1% between 18 and 34 years, 36.4% between 35 and 64 years, and 16.3% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.6% were men and 50.4% were women.

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Uninsured People

9.39%
Uninsured
48.8%
Employer Coverage
11.5%
Medicaid
11.4%
Medicare
16.1%
Non-Group
2.77%
Military or VA

Between 2017 and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in South Dakota declined by 3.68% from 9.75% to 9.39%.

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Health Outcomes

Indicator

In 2021, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 66.6 in South Dakota.

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Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 32.4% in South Dakota.

The  map shows the distribution of the indicator in the counties of South Dakota and the graphic underneath the paragraph shows the trend of the indicator in South Dakota.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 11.2% in South Dakota.

The  map shows the distribution of the indicator in the counties of South Dakota and the graphic underneath the paragraph shows the trend of the indicator in South Dakota.

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