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State Findings: Louisiana, 2022, 2022 Senior Report
Low suicide rate
High percentage of older adults with a dedicated health care provider
Low prevalence of severe housing problems
High prevalence of obesity
High risk of social isolation
High prevalence of physical inactivity
Frequent physical distress decreased 28% from 22.6% to 16.2% of adults ages 65+ between 2017 and 2020
High health status increased 24% from 30.6% to 37.8% of adults ages 65+ between 2011 and 2020
Early deaths increased 23% from 2,184 to 2,691 deaths per 100,000 adults ages 65-74 between 2019 and 2020
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