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State Summary: Oregon, 2016 Senior Report
Oregon
2016 Senior Report
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State Findings: Oregon, 2016, 2016 Senior Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of physical inactivity
  • High SNAP enrollment
  • Low ICU use in the last 6 months of life
Challenges
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking
  • Low community support expenditures
  • Low flu vaccination coverage
Highlights
  • In the past year, falls increased 72% from 18.4% to 31.7% of adults ages 65+.
  • In the past year, low-care nursing home residents increased 34% from 6.5% to 8.7% of residents.
  • In the past year, home health care increased 8% from 88.9 to 95.8 home health care workers per 1,000 adults ages 75+.
  • In the past 2 years, poverty increased 14% from 7.7% to 8.8% of adults ages 65+.
  • In the past 3 years, food insecurity increased 19% from 12.5% to 14.9% of adults ages 60+.
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