State Summary: Arkansas, 2021 Senior Report
Arkansas
2021 Senior Report
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State Findings: Arkansas, 2021, 2021 Senior Report
Strengths
  • High geriatric provider rate
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
  • Low prevalence of severe housing problems
Challenges
  • High prevalence of physical inactivity
  • High early death rate
  • High prevalence of frequent mental distress
Highlights
  • High-speed internet increased 16% between 2016 and 2019 from 60.7% to 70.4% of households with adults ages 65+
  • Exercise increased 68% between 2017 and 2019 from 11.8% to 19.8% of adults ages 65+
  • Obesity increased 23% between 2013 and 2019 from 26.4% to 32.4% of adults ages 65+
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