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State Summary: Maine, 2022 Senior Report
Maine
2022 Senior Report
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State Findings: Maine, 2022, 2022 Senior Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of multiple chronic conditions
  • Low percentage of low-care nursing home residents
  • High prevalence of cancer screenings
Challenges
  • High suicide rate
  • High prevalence of full-mouth teeth extractions
  • Low level of community support expenditures
Highlights
  • Smoking increased 46% from 6.1% to 8.9% of adults ages 65+ between 2014 and 2020
  • Frequent physical distress decreased 25% from 16.3% to 12.3% of adults ages 65+ between 2018 and 2020
  • Flu vaccination increased 17% from 61.6% to 72.3% of adults ages 65+ between 2011 and 2020
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