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State Summary: Minnesota, 2018 Senior Report
Minnesota
2018 Senior Report
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State Findings: Minnesota, 2018, 2018 Senior Report
Strengths
  • High percentage of able-bodied seniors
  • Low prevalence of food insecurity
  • High home health care worker rate
Challenges
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking
  • Low SNAP enrollment
  • Low prevalence of seniors with a dedicated provider
Highlights
  • In the past year, home health care workers decreased 4% from 268.3 to 257.9 aides per 1,000 adults ages 75+
  • In the past year, food insecurity decreased 7% from 10.2% to 9.5% of adults ages 60+
  • In the past year, excessive drinking increased 28% from 7.2% to 9.2% of adults ages 65+
  • In the past year, early deaths decreased 3% from 1,542 to 1,498 deaths per 100,000 adults ages 65-74
  • In the past five years, obesity increased 21% from 23.7% to 28.6% of adults ages 65+
  • In the past two years, four- or five-star rated nursing home beds increased 14% from 52.0% to 59.5% of certified nursing home beds
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