State Summary: Georgia, 2021 Senior Report
Georgia
2021 Senior Report
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State Findings: Georgia, 2021, 2021 Senior Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High prevalence of cancer screenings
  • Low prevalence of severe housing problems
Challenges
  • Low flu vaccination coverage
  • High poverty rate
  • High prevalence of falls
Highlights
  • The number of geriatric providers increased 27% between 2018 and 2020 from 21.7 to 27.6 per 100,000 adults ages 65+
  • Exercise increased 73% between 2015 and 2019 from 13.5% to 23.4% of adults ages 65+
  • Multiple chronic conditions increased 12% between 2010 and 2018 from 38.2% to 42.8% of Medicare beneficiaries ages 65+
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