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State Summary: Georgia, 2022 Senior Report
Georgia
2022 Senior Report
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State Findings: Georgia, 2022, 2022 Senior Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
  • Low percentage of low-care nursing home residents
  • High percentage of older adults with a dedicated health care provider
Challenges
  • High prevalence of full-mouth teeth extractions
  • Low home health care worker rate
  • High prevalence of physical inactivity
Highlights
  • Drug deaths increased 61% from 4.4 to 7.1 deaths per 100,000 adults ages 65+ between 2009-2011 and 2018-2020
  • Obesity increased 28% from 25.4% to 32.6% of adults ages 65+ between 2011 and 2020
  • Flu vaccination increased 19% from 55.2% to 65.8% of adults ages 65+ between 2011 and 2020
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