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State Summary: New Jersey, 2022 Senior Report
New Jersey
2022 Senior Report
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State Findings: New Jersey, 2022, 2022 Senior Report
Strengths
  • Low suicide rate
  • Low prevalence of frequent physical distress
  • Low prevalence of smoking
Challenges
  • Low pneumonia vaccination rate
  • Low prevalence of exercise
  • High prevalence of severe housing problems
Highlights
  • Early deaths increased 30% from 1,562 to 2,036 deaths per 100,000 adults ages 65-74 between 2019 and 2020
  • Geriatric providers increased 22% from 35.3 to 43.2 per 100,000 adults ages 65+ between September 2018 and September 2021
  • High health status increased 17% from 41.0% to 47.8% of adults ages 65+ between 2017 and 2020
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