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State Summary: Colorado, 2022 Senior Report
Colorado
2022 Senior Report
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State Findings: Colorado, 2022, 2022 Senior Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of multiple chronic conditions
  • High volunteerism rate
  • Low prevalence of physical inactivity
Challenges
  • High suicide rate
  • High prevalence of falls
  • High percentage of low-care nursing home residents
Highlights
  • Low-care nursing home residents increased 82% from 13.7% to 25.0% of residents between 2019 and 2020
  • Drug deaths increased 35% from 7.7 to 10.4 deaths per 100,000 adults ages 65+ between 2008-2010 and 2018-2020
  • Flu vaccination increased 26% from 55.9% to 70.2% of adults ages 65+ between 2018 and 2020
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