Healthcare indicators

An economic indicator is a data point used to interpret and help judge the overall health of an economy.

It’s a snapshot based on government-collected numbers analyzed to see how a region, in this case Long Island, compares with both itself and other places nearby and nationally over time.

Share of Population By Insurance Coverage

In 2017, Long Island has less uninsured than New York and New York State. LI also has more private insurance coverage than NYC and NYS.

Population distribution by age

Long Island's older age group is getting older.

Share of population living in very walkable neighborhoods

Change in life expectancy

Difference in life expectancy