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State Summary: Delaware, 2022 Senior Report
2022 Senior Report
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State Findings: Delaware, 2022, 2022 Senior Report
  • Low suicide rate
  • High volunteerism rate
  • High percentage of four- or five-star nursing home beds
  • High prevalence of multiple chronic conditions
  • High prevalence of obesity
  • High preventable hospitalization rate
  • Obesity increased 30% from 28.9% to 37.6% of adults ages 65+ between 2011 and 2020
  • Early deaths increased 20% from 1,591 to 1,915 deaths per 100,000 adults ages 65-74 between 2019 and 2020
  • Flu vaccination increased 16% from 58.3% to 67.8% of adults ages 65+ between 2018 and 2020
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