MIECHV State Data Tables

Louisiana

Evidence-based models implemented with MIECHV funds in Louisiana included Nurse-Family Partnership and Parents as Teachers. Statewide, MIECHV funded 74 full-time equivalent (FTE) home visitors and 5 FTE supervisors. FTE can include full-time and part-time staff.

28,054
home visits provided
2,217
families served
1,837
children served

Caregiver Age

46% ≤21 years

40% 22–29 years

14% 30–44 years

<1% ≥45 years

Child Age

45% <1 year

49% 1-2 years

6% 3-6 years

Primary Language

95% English

4% Spanish

<1% Other

Child Insurance Status

95% Public

2% Private

3% None

Caregiver Ethnicity

6% Hispanic or Latino

Household Income

84% Low income

Caregiver Race

* American Indian/Alaska Native

<1% Asian

65% Black

* Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

32% White

2% Multiple

Caregiver Education

31% No high school diploma

56% High school diploma

12% Some college/training

1% Bachelor’s degree or higher

States provided data from their 2018 MIECHV federal report. Data represent families served through MIECHV-funded programs in fiscal year 2018. MIECHV State Data Tables include MIECHV data only. Numbers may vary from those in NHVRC State Profiles, which may include both MIECHV and non-MIECHV data provided by evidence-based models. • Caregivers and children with missing data have been excluded from the calculations. • Public insurance includes Medicaid, CHIP, and TRICARE. • Caregivers include pregnant women, female caregivers, and male caregivers. • Low income is defined as family income at or below 100 percent of the federal poverty guidelines. • Counts of FTE home visitor and supervisor positions were rounded to the nearest whole number. • To protect confidentiality, race and ethnicity categories with 10 or fewer participants were replaced with *. • Percentages may not add up to 100.