State Summary: West Virginia, 2021 Senior Report
West Virginia
2021 Senior Report
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State Findings: West Virginia, 2021, 2021 Senior Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
  • Low prevalence of severe housing problems
  • High pneumonia vaccination coverage
Challenges
  • Low prevalence of exercise
  • High prevalence of frequent physical distress
  • Low percentage of households with high-speed internet
Highlights
  • High-speed internet increased 15% between 2016 and 2019 from 60.4% to 69.3% of households with adults ages 65+
  • Flu vaccination coverage decreased 7% between 2014 and 2019 from 69.8% to 64.8% of adults ages 65+
  • Teeth extractions decreased 22% between 2014 and 2018 from 33.6% to 26.3% of adults ages 65+
WEBSITE: dhhr.wv.gov
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