How Many People Die From Dementia in Every State

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15. Vermont
> Dementia-linked death rate: 77.0 per 100,000 people
> Total dementia deaths: 666 (4th lowest)
> Dementia deaths linked to Alzheimer’s: 55.6%
> Total population: 623,657
> Share of population 65 and older: 18.8% (4th highest)
> Median age of people 65 and over: 72.9 (24th lowest)

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14. New Hampshire
> Dementia-linked death rate: 77.5 per 100,000 people
> Total dementia deaths: 1,395 (12th lowest)
> Dementia deaths linked to Alzheimer’s: 31.3%
> Total population: 1,342,795
> Share of population 65 and older: 17.6% (9th highest)
> Median age of people 65 and over: 72.8 (17th lowest)

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13. Utah
> Dementia-linked death rate: 78.1 per 100,000 people
> Total dementia deaths: 1,844 (17th lowest)
> Dementia deaths linked to Alzheimer’s: 53.7%
> Total population: 3,101,833
> Share of population 65 and older: 10.8% (the lowest)
> Median age of people 65 and over: 72.9 (24th lowest)

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12. Indiana
> Dementia-linked death rate: 78.6 per 100,000 people
> Total dementia deaths: 6,190 (15th highest)
> Dementia deaths linked to Alzheimer’s: 44.8%
> Total population: 6,666,818
> Share of population 65 and older: 15.4% (16th lowest)
> Median age of people 65 and over: 73.0 (24th highest)

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11. Rhode Island
> Dementia-linked death rate: 79.4 per 100,000 people
> Total dementia deaths: 1,270 (9th lowest)
> Dementia deaths linked to Alzheimer’s: 34.3%
> Total population: 1,059,639
> Share of population 65 and older: 16.7% (17th highest)
> Median age of people 65 and over: 73.3 (11th highest)