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State Summary: Oklahoma, 2020 Senior Health
Oklahoma
2020 Senior Report
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State Findings: Oklahoma, 2020, 2020 Senior Health
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High flu vaccination coverage
  • Low prevalence of avoided care due to cost
Challenges
  • High early death rate
  • Low percentage of able-bodied seniors
  • High prevalence of falls
Highlights
  • Physical inactivity decreased 13% in the past three years from 38.8% to 33.6% of adults ages 65+ in fair or better health
  • Seniors who avoided care due to cost decreased 23% in the past year from 5.2% to 4.0% of adults ages 65+
  • Low-care nursing home residents decreased 10% in the past year from 22.9% to 20.7% of residents
  • Pneumonia vaccination coverage decreased 6% in the past year from 80.3% to 75.1% of adults ages 65+
  • Multiple chronic conditions increased 13% in the past five years from 37.8% to 42.8% of Medicare enrollees ages 65+
  • Early death increased 5% in the past five years from 2,274 to 2,398 death per 100,000 adults ages 65-74
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