Rural–Urban Health Disparities among US Adults Ages 50 and Older
Report examining health disparities for Americans ages 50 and older by rural/urban location and by race/ethnicity. Analyzes rates of healthcare access, health behaviors, and chronic health conditions based on 2019 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) data.
Beth Carter, Olivia Dean
AARP Public Policy Institute
Access · Cancer · Cardiovascular disease · Diabetes · Elderly population · Health disparities · Obesity and weight control · Racial and ethnic groups · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data