State Summary: Nevada, 2021 Senior Report
Nevada
2021 Senior Report
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State Findings: Nevada, 2021, 2021 Senior Report
Strengths
  • High percentage of households with high-speed internet
  • Low prevalence of multiple chronic conditions
  • Low prevalence of physical inactivity
Challenges
  • High prevalence of food insecurity
  • High suicide rate
  • Low percentage of older adults with a dedicated health care provider
Highlights
  • The number of geriatric providers increased 32% between 2018 and 2020 from 20.6 to 27.2 per 100,000 adults ages 65+
  • Flu vaccination coverage increased 22% between 2012 and 2019 from 50.0% to 61.0% of adults ages 65+
  • Obesity increased 58% between 2011 and 2019 from 18.1% to 28.6% of adults ages 65+
WEBSITE: dhhs.nv.gov
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