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State Summary: Michigan, 2020 Senior Health
Michigan
2020 Senior Report
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State Findings: Michigan, 2020, 2020 Senior Health
Strengths
  • High coverage of smokefree laws
  • High prevalence of cancer screenings
  • High percentage of hospice care use
Challenges
  • High prevalence of avoided care due to cost
  • High prevalence of multiple chronic conditions
  • High prevalence of falls
Highlights
  • Food insecurity decreased 18% in the past four years from 15.3% to 12.6% of adults ages 60+
  • Poverty increased 15% in the past three years from 7.8% to 9.0% of adults ages 65+
  • Low-care nursing home residents decreased 20% in the past year from 10.4% to 8.3% of residents
  • Flu vaccination coverage decreased 14% in the past year from 60.3% to 51.9% of adults ages 65+
  • Falls increased 81% since 2014 from 16.2% to 29.3% of adults ages 65+
  • Cognitive difficulty decreased 14% since 2014 from 9.4% to 8.1% of adults ages 65+
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