States Where Alzheimer’s Is Soaring

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35. Indiana
> Increase in Alzheimer’s, 2018-2025: 18.2%
> Pct. of 65+ pop. with Alzheimer’s: 11.4% (19th highest)
> Population 65+: 14.7% (13th lowest)
> Pct. of 65+ pop. in good health: 75.2% (20th lowest)
> Avg. retirement income: $18,742 (the lowest)

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34. Maryland
> Increase in Alzheimer’s, 2018-2025: 18.2%
> Pct. of 65+ pop. with Alzheimer’s: 11.8% (10th highest)
> Population 65+: 14.2% (7th lowest)
> Pct. of 65+ pop. in good health: 79.6% (10th highest)
> Avg. retirement income: $33,200 (the highest)

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33. Missouri
> Increase in Alzheimer’s, 2018-2025: 18.2%
> Pct. of 65+ pop. with Alzheimer’s: 10.9% (19th lowest)
> Population 65+: 16.1% (25th highest)
> Pct. of 65+ pop. in good health: 74.3% (17th lowest)
> Avg. retirement income: $22,224 (16th lowest)

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32. Wisconsin
> Increase in Alzheimer’s, 2018-2025: 18.2%
> Pct. of 65+ pop. with Alzheimer’s: 11.0% (21st lowest)
> Population 65+: 16.2% (23rd highest)
> Pct. of 65+ pop. in good health: 78.8% (18th highest)
> Avg. retirement income: $22,336 (18th lowest)

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31. Oklahoma
> Increase in Alzheimer’s, 2018-2025: 18.8%
> Pct. of 65+ pop. with Alzheimer’s: 10.8% (16th lowest)
> Population 65+: 16.0% (25th lowest)
> Pct. of 65+ pop. in good health: 71.4% (10th lowest)
> Avg. retirement income: $22,004 (13th lowest)