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State Summary: District of Columbia, 2022 Senior Report
District of Columbia
2022 Senior Report
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State Findings: District of Columbia, 2022, 2022 Senior Report
Strengths
  • High level of community support expenditures
  • High prevalence of cancer screenings
  • High geriatric provider rate
Challenges
  • High drug death rate
  • High prevalence of frequent mental distress
  • High prevalence of food insecurity
Highlights
  • Frequent mental distress increased 72% from 6.0% to 10.3% of adults ages 65+ between 2017 and 2020
  • Early deaths increased 34% from 1,932 to 2,593 deaths per 100,000 adults ages 65-74 between 2019 and 2020
  • Pneumonia vaccination increased 12% from 63.3% to 70.8% of adults ages 65+ between 2011 and 2020
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