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State Summary: Indiana, 2020 Senior Health
Indiana
2020 Senior Report
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State Findings: Indiana, 2020, 2020 Senior Health
Strengths
  • Low percentage of low-care nursing home residents
  • Low prevalence of severe housing problems
  • Low percentage of hospital readmissions
Challenges
  • Low voter turnout
  • Low flu vaccination coverage
  • Low prevalence of exercise
Highlights
  • Food insecurity decreased 32% in the past two years from 18.2% to 12.3% of adults ages 60+
  • Poverty increased 13% in the past four years from 7.0% to 7.9% of adults ages 65+
  • Flu vaccination coverage decreased 14% in the past year from 54.5% to 46.9% of adults ages 65+
  • Cognitive difficulty decreased 15% in the past four years from 9.2% to 7.8% of adults ages 65+
  • Frequent physical distress increased 6% in the past year from 17.3% to 18.4% of adults ages 65+
  • Obesity increased 23% since 2013 from 26.6% to 32.6% of adults ages 65+
WEBSITE: in.gov/health
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