Special Report

States Where Alzheimer's Is Soaring

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24. Maryland
> Projected increase in adults 65+ with Alzheimer’s disease, 2020-2025: 18.2% (from 110,000 to 130,000)
> Pct. of population 65+: 15.9% (total: 959,887)
> Pct. of 65+ pop. with Alzheimer’s disease: 11.5% — 16th highest
> Avg. annual retirement income: $39,025 — 2nd highest

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24. Indiana
> Projected increase in adults 65+ with Alzheimer’s disease, 2020-2025: 18.2% (from 110,000 to 130,000)
> Pct. of population 65+: 16.1% (total: 1,084,472)
> Pct. of 65+ pop. with Alzheimer’s disease: 10.1% — 13th lowest
> Avg. annual retirement income: $21,582 — the lowest

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23. Louisiana
> Projected increase in adults 65+ with Alzheimer’s disease, 2020-2025: 19.6% (from 92,000 to 110,000)
> Pct. of population 65+: 16.0% (total: 742,194)
> Pct. of 65+ pop. with Alzheimer’s disease: 12.4% — 7th highest
> Avg. annual retirement income: $27,605 — 24th lowest

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21. Hawaii
> Projected increase in adults 65+ with Alzheimer’s disease, 2020-2025: 20.7% (from 29,000 to 35,000)
> Pct. of population 65+: 19.0% (total: 269,470)
> Pct. of 65+ pop. with Alzheimer’s disease: 10.8% — 25th lowest
> Avg. annual retirement income: $34,341 — 10th highest

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21. Maine
> Projected increase in adults 65+ with Alzheimer’s disease, 2020-2025: 20.7% (from 29,000 to 35,000)
> Pct. of population 65+: 21.3% (total: 285,978)
> Pct. of 65+ pop. with Alzheimer’s disease: 10.1% — 12th lowest
> Avg. annual retirement income: $26,411 — 17th lowest

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