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Detailed Tables


Population

Indicator 1:  Number of Older Americans

  • Table 1a:  Number of people age 65 and over and 85 and over, selected years 1900-2000 and projected 2010-2050
  • Table 1b:  Percentage of the population age 65 and over and 85 and over, selected years 1900-2000 and projected 2010-2050
  • Table 1c:  Population of countries with at least 10 percent of their population age 65 and over, 2003
  • Table 1d:  Percentage of the population age 65 and over, by State, 2002
  • Table 1e:  Percentage of the population age 65 and over, by county, 2002

Indicator 2:  Racial and Ethnic Composition

  • Table 2:  Population age 65 and over, by race and Hispanic origin, 2003 and projected 2050

Indicator 3:  Marital Status

  • Table 3:  Marital status of the population age 65 and over, by age group and sex, 2003

Indicator 4:  Educational Attainment

  • Table 4a:  Educational attainment of the population age 65 and over, selected years 1950-2003
  • Table 4b:  Educational attainment of the population age 65 and over, by race and Hispanic origin, 2003

Indicator 5:  Living Arrangements

  • Table 5a:  Living arrangements of the population age 65 and over, by sex and race and Hispanic origin, 2003
  • Table 5b:  Population age 65 and over living alone, by age group and sex, selected years 1970-2003

Indicator 6:  Older Veterans

  • Table 6a:  Percentage of men age 65 and over who are veterans, by age group, United States and Puerto Rico, 1990 and 2000
  • Table 6b:  Estimated and projected number of male veterans and total veterans age 65 and over, by age group, United States and Puerto Rico, 1990, 2000, and projected 2005-2015


Economics

Indicator 7:  Poverty

  • Table 7a:  Percentage of the population living in poverty, by age group, 1959- 2002
  • Table 7b:  Percentage of the population age 65 and over living in poverty, by selected characteristics, 2002

Indicator 8:  Income

  • Table 8:  Income distribution of the population age 65 and over, 1974- 2002

Indicator 9:  Sources of Income

  • Table 9a:  Distribution of sources of income for the population age 65 and over, selected years 1962-2002
  • Table 9b:  Sources of income for the population age 65 and over, by income quintile, 2002

Indicator 10:  Net Worth

  • Table 10:  Median household net worth of head of household, by selected characteristics, in 2001 dollars, selected years 1984-2001

Indicator 11:  Participation in the Labor Force

  • Table 11:  Labor force participation rates of people age 55 and over, by age group and sex, annual averages, 1963-2003

Indicator 12:  Housing Expenditures

  • Table 12:  Total annual expenditures allocated to housing costs in households headed by people age 65 and over, by income level, selected years 1987-2002


Health Status

Indicator 13:  Life Expectancy

  • Table 13a:  Life expectancy, by age and sex, selected years 1900-2001
  • Table 13b:  Life expectancy, by age and race, 2001

Indicator 14:  Mortality

  • Table 14a:  Death rates for selected leading causes of death among people age 65 and over, 1981-2001
  • Table 14b:  Leading causes of death among people age 65 and over, by sex and race and Hispanic origin, 2001
  • Table 14c:  Leading causes of death among people age 85 and over, by sex and race and Hispanic origin, 2001

Indicator 15:  Chronic Health Conditions

  • Table 15a:  Percentage of people age 65 and over who reported having selected chronic conditions, by sex, 2001-2002
  • Table 15b:  Percentage of people age 65 and over who reported having selected chronic conditions, 1997- 2002

Indicator 16:  Sensory Impairment and Oral Health

  • Table 16a:  Percentage of people age 65 and over who reported having any trouble hearing, any trouble seeing, or no natural teeth, by selected characteristics, 2002
  • Table 16b:  Percentage of people age 65 and over who reported ever having worn a hearing aid, 2002
  • Table 16c:  Percentage of people age 65 and over who reported certain conditions among those who reported having trouble seeing, 2002

Indicator 17:  Memory Impairment

  • Table 17:  Percentage of people age 65 and over with moderate or severe memory impairment, by age group and sex, 2002

Indicator 18:  Depressive Symptoms

  • Table 18:  Percentage of people age 65 and over with clinically relevant depressive symptoms, by age group and sex, 2002

Indicator 19:  Disability

  • Table 19a:  Age-adjusted percentage of Medicare enrollees age 65 and over who are chronically disabled, by selected characteristics, 1984, 1989, 1994, and 1999
  • Table 19b:  Percentage of Medicare enrollees age 65 and over who are unable to perform certain physical functions, by sex, 1991 and 2002
  • Table 19c:  Percentage of Medicare enrollees age 65 and over who are unable to perform any one of five physical functions, by selected characteristics, 2002

Indicator 20:  Respondent-Assessed Health Status

  • Table 20:  Respondent-assessed health status among people age 65 and over, by selected characteristics, 2000- 2002


Health Risks and Behaviors

Indicator 21:  Vaccinations

  • Table 21a:  Percentage of people age 65 and over who reported having been vaccinated against influenza and pneumococcal disease, by race and Hispanic origin, selected years 1989-2002
  • Table 21b:  Percentage of people age 65 and over who reported having been vaccinated against influenza and pneumococcal disease, by selected characteristics, 2002

Indicator 22:  Mammography

  • Table 22:  Percentage of women age 65 and over who reported having had a mammogram within the past 2 years, by selected characteristics, selected years 1987-2000

Indicator 23:  Dietary Quality

  • Table 23a:  Dietary quality ratings of people age 45 and over, as measured by the Healthy Eating Index, by age group and poverty status, 1999- 2000
  • Table 23b:  Average scores on a scale from 1 to 10, of people age 65 and over for components of the Healthy Eating Index (HEI), 1999-2000

Indicator 24:  Physical Activity

  • Table 24a:  Percentage of people age 45 and over who reported engaging in regular leisure time physical activity, by age group, 1997-2002
  • Table 24b:  Percentage of people age 65 and over who reported engaging in regular leisure time physical activity, by selected characteristics, 2001-2002

Indicator 25:  Obesity

  • Table 25:  Body weight status among people age 65 and over, by sex and age group, selected years 1960-2002

Indicator 26:  Cigarette Smoking

  • Table 26a:  Percentage of people age 45 and over who are current cigarette smokers, by selected characteristics, selected years 1965-2002
  • Table 26b:  Cigarette smoking status of people age 18 and over, by sex and age group,2002

Indicator 27:  Air Quality

  • Table 27a:  Percentage of people age 65 and over living in counties with “Poor air quality,” 2000-2002
  • Table 27b:  Counties with “Poor air quality” for any standard in 2002


Health Care

Indicator 28:  Use of Health Care Services

  • Table 28a:  Use of Medicare-covered health care services by Medicare enrollees age 65 and over, 1992-2001
  • Table 28b:  Use of Medicare-covered home health and skilled nursing facility services by Medicare enrollees age 65 and over, by age group, 2001

Indicator 29:  Health Care Expenditures

  • Table 29a:  Average annual health care costs for Medicare enrollees age 65 and over, by age group, 1992-2001
  • Table 29b:  Major components of health care costs among Medicare enrollees age 65 and over, 1992 and 2001
  • Table 29c:  Average annual health care costs among Medicare enrollees age 65 and over, by selected characteristics, 2001
  • Table 29d:  Major components of health care costs among Medicare enrollees age 65 and over, by age group, 2001
  • Table 29e:  Percentage of Medicare enrollees age 65 and over who reported problems with access to health care, 1992-2000

Indicator 30:  Prescription Drugs

  • Table 30a:  Average annual prescription drug costs and sources of payment among noninstitutionalized Medicare enrollees age 65 and over, 1992-2000
  • Table 30b:  Distribution of annual prescription drug costs among noninstitutionalized Medicare enrollees age 65 and over, 2000
  • Table 30c:  Average annual number of filled prescriptions among noninstitutionalized Medicare enrollees age 65 and over, by selected characteristics
  • Table 30d:  Percentage of noninstitutionalized Medicare enrollees age 65 and over with prescription drug coverage, by selected characteristics, 2000

Indicator 31:  Sources of Health Insurance

  • Table 31a:  Percentage of noninstitutionalized Medicare enrollees age 65 and over with supplemental health insurance, by type of insurance, 1991-2002
  • Table 31b:  Percentage of people age 55-64 with health insurance coverage, by type of insurance and poverty status, 2002

Indicator 32:  Out-of-Pocket Health Care Expenditures

  • Table 32a:  Percentage of people age 55 and over with out-of-pocket expenditures for health care service use, by age group, 1977, 1987, 1996, and 2001 Tables
  • Table 32b:  Out-of-pocket health care expenditures as a percentage of household income, among people age 65 and over with out-of-pocket expenditures, by selected characteristics, 1977, 1987, 1996, and 2001
  • Table 32c:  Distribution of total out-of- pocket health care expenditures among people age 65 and over with out-of-pocket expenditures, by type of health care services and age group, 2001

Indicator 33:  Sources of Payment for Health Care Services

  • Table 33a:  Sources of payment for health care services for Medicare enrollees age 65 and over, by type of service, 2001
  • Table 33b:  Sources of payment for health care services for Medicare enrollees age 65 and over, by income, 2001

Indicator 34:  Veterans Home Care

  • Table 34:  Total number of veterans age 65 and over who are enrolled in or receiving health care from the Veterans Health Administration, 1990-2003

Indicator 35:  Nursing Home Utilization

  • Table 35a:  Rate of nursing home residence among people age 65 and over, by sex and age group, 1985, 1995, 1997, and 1999
  • Table 35b:  Number of current nursing home residents age 65 and over, by sex and age group, 1985, 1995, 1997, and 1999
  • Table 35c:  Percentage of nursing home residents age 65 and over receiving assistance with activities of daily living, by selected characteristics, 1985, 1995, 1997, and 1999

Indicator 36:  Residential Services

  • Table 36a:  Percentage of Medicare enrollees age 65 and over residing in selected residential settings, by age group, 2002
  • Table 36b:  Percentage of Medicare enrollees age 65 and over with functional limitations, by residential setting, 2002
  • Table 36c:  Availability of specific services among Medicare enrollees age 65 and over residing in community housing with services, 2002
  • Table 36d:  Annual income distribution of Medicare enrollees age 65 and over, by residential setting, 2002
  • Table 36e:  Characteristics of services available to Medicare enrollees age 65 and over residing in community housing with services, 2002

Indicator 37:  Caregiving and Assistive Device Use

  • Table 37a:  Distribution of Medicare enrollees age 65 and over receiving personal care for a chronic disability, by type of care, 1984, 1989, 1994, and 1999
  • Table 37b:  Distribution of Medicare enrollees age 65 and over receiving personal care for a chronic disability, by type of care and level of disability, 1984, 1989, 1994, and 1999
  • Table 37c:  Distribution of Medicare enrollees age 65 and over using assistive devices and/or receiving personal care for a chronic disability, by type of care, 1984, 1989, 1994, and 1999
  • Table 37d:  Distribution of Medicare enrollees age 65 and over using assistive devices and/or receiving personal care for a chronic disability, by type of care and level of disability, 1984, 1989, 1994, and 1999

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