State Summary: California, 2021 Senior Report
California
2021 Senior Report
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State Findings: California, 2021, 2021 Senior Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of smoking
  • Low prevalence of obesity
  • High percentage of households with high-speed internet
Challenges
  • High poverty rate
  • High prevalence of severe housing problems
  • High prevalence of falls
Highlights
  • High-speed internet increased 8% between 2016 and 2019 from 76.9% to 82.8% of households with adults ages 65+
  • Pneumonia vaccination coverage decreased 11% between 2017 and 2019 from 76.8% to 68.3% of adults ages 65+
  • Multiple chronic conditions increased 7% between 2014 and 2018 from 36.1% to 38.8% of Medicare beneficiaries ages 65+
WEBSITE: cdph.ca.gov
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