States Where Alzheimer’s Causes the Most Deaths

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25. Minnesota
> Death rate due to Alzheimer’s: 249.8 per 100,000
> Older adults who smoke regularly 7.4% (7th lowest)
> Older adults diagnosed with depression 13.5% (11th lowest)
> Older adults who have not exercised in a month 29.5% (18th lowest)
> Older adults with high blood pressure 56.3% (4th lowest)

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24. Ohio
> Death rate due to Alzheimer’s: 262.3 per 100,000
> Older adults who smoke regularly 9.9% (15th highest)
> Older adults diagnosed with depression 15.8% (18th highest)
> Older adults who have not exercised in a month 33.8% (16th highest)
> Older adults with high blood pressure 62.0% (17th highest)

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23. Michigan
> Death rate due to Alzheimer’s: 262.9 per 100,000
> Older adults who smoke regularly 10.3% (12th highest)
> Older adults diagnosed with depression 14.5% (20th lowest)
> Older adults who have not exercised in a month 30.6% (20th lowest)
> Older adults with high blood pressure 62.4% (16th highest)

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22. Idaho
> Death rate due to Alzheimer’s: 264.5 per 100,000
> Older adults who smoke regularly 7.8% (11th lowest)
> Older adults diagnosed with depression 15.8% (18th highest)
> Older adults who have not exercised in a month 25.2% (5th lowest)
> Older adults with high blood pressure 61.5% (20th highest)

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21. Colorado
> Death rate due to Alzheimer’s: 272.6 per 100,000
> Older adults who smoke regularly 8.1% (15th lowest)
> Older adults diagnosed with depression 16.1% (15th highest)
> Older adults who have not exercised in a month 22.3% (3rd lowest)
> Older adults with high blood pressure 53.0% (the lowest)