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State Summary: Oklahoma, 2018 Senior Report
Oklahoma
2018 Senior Report
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State Findings: Oklahoma, 2018, 2018 Senior Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High flu vaccination coverage
  • High percentage of hospice care use
Challenges
  • High prevalence of physical inactivity
  • High early death rate
  • High percentage of low-care nursing home residents
Highlights
  • In the past five years, obesity increased 16% from 26.3% to 30.4% of adults ages 65+
  • In the past two years, frequent mental distress decreased 17% from 8.6% to 7.1% of adults ages 65+
  • In the past five years, ICU use In the past six months of life increased 20% from 10.7% to 12.8% of decedents ages 65+
  • In the past year, food insecurity increased 13% from 16.0% to 18.1% of adults ages 60+
  • In the past four years, suicide increased 33% from 15.8 to 21.0 deaths per 100,000 adults ages 65+
  • In the past five years, hip fractures decreased 21% from 9.2 to 7.3 hospitalizations per 1,000 Medicare enrollees
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