This section of charts shows ZIP code 61244 Illinois healthcare data based on the most recent 2019 data from the Census Bureau which was released in December of 2020 and tracks healthcare in the United States. Figure 1 shows the percentage of people who acquired some form of health coverage insurance during open enrollment. 61244 indicates it has a With Coverage of 93.0% which is less than most other zip codes in the area. The zip code with the highest health insurance coverage in the area is 52767 which depicts an insured of 100.0% (7.6% larger). The next chart (Figure 2) shows the change in the percent of people covered from 2018 to 2019 (latest year available) in the percentage of people in the greater ZIP code 61244 area who had some form of health insurance coverage. ZIP code 61244 depicts it has a Change in Coverage of -0.3% which is less than most other zip codes in the local area. The zip code with the highest change in health insurance coverage in the area is 61239 which shows a change in insured of 1.3% (approximately 4.4 times bigger).
In Figure 3 the relative proportions of different types of health insurance coverage benefits are shown (broken down by major categories of public versus private.) Not public insurance includes affordable care act/Obamacare, Medicare, and Medicaid. ZIP code 61244 has the percentage of private health insurance in the mid range of other zip codes in the local area at 40.5% of the total.
Figure 4 shows the proportion of ZIP code 61244 Illinois residents who are covered by more than one health insurance carrier. This occurs when, for instance a person might have Medicare as well as a private health plan. ZIP code 61244 has the percentage of people with one health care insurance policy the second smallest in terms of people with one health care insurance policy of all the other zip codes in the area at 19% of the total.
The next chart shows a more detailed view of the types of health insurance held by people in the area including employer provided, direct purchased, Medicare, and public healthcare options (e.g. Medicaid.) Figure 5, it has the largest proportion of direct-purchase health insurance at 4% of the total and is ranked #1. Second, it has in the mid range of other zip codes in the greater region when sorted by medicare at 17% of the total.
The next two charts show the percentage of men and women with coverage. First, Figure 6 shows men and it has a With Healthcare Coverage-Men of 92% which is the second smallest in order of men with health care insurance coverage of all the other zip codes in the local area. The zip code with the highest men with health care insurance coverage in the area is 52767 which depicts an insurance coverage of 100% (9.2% larger). In the next chart women are shown for the percentage that are covered by health insurance. Figure 7 shows it has a With Healthcare Coverage-Women of 94% which is less than most other zip codes in the metropolitan area. The zip code with the highest women with health care insurance coverage in the area is 52767 which shows an insurance coverage of 100% (6.0% larger).
The next two charts show the percentage of people who do not have health care insurance. Bo