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State Summary: Arkansas, 2022 Senior Report
Arkansas
2022 Senior Report
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State Findings: Arkansas, 2022, 2022 Senior Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High geriatric provider rate
  • Low prevalence of severe housing problems
Challenges
  • High prevalence of frequent physical distress
  • High prevalence of full-mouth teeth extractions
  • High prevalence of physical inactivity
Highlights
  • Flu vaccination increased 18% from 57.3% to 67.9% of adults ages 65+ between 2011 and 2020
  • Home health care workers decreased 18% from 45.6 to 37.6 aides per 1,000 adults ages 65+ between 2016 and 2020
  • Early deaths increased 14% from 2,329 to 2,664 deaths per 100,000 adults ages 65-74 between 2019 and 2020
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