State Summary: Nebraska, 2021 Senior Report
Nebraska
2021 Senior Report
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State Findings: Nebraska, 2021, 2021 Senior Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of multiple chronic conditions
  • Low prevalence of frequent mental distress
  • Low prevalence of smoking
Challenges
  • High prevalence of obesity
  • Low percentage of households with high-speed internet
  • Low geriatric provider rate
Highlights
  • High-speed internet increased 10% between 2016 and 2019 from 68.1% to 74.9% of households with adults ages 65+
  • Exercise increased 46% between 2015 and 2019 from 15.6% to 22.7% of adults ages 65+
  • Suicide increased 57% between 2014-2016 and 2017-2019 from 9.7 to 15.2 deaths per 100,000 adults ages 65+
WEBSITE: dhhs.ne.gov
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