Social Cohesion and Social Engagement among Older Adults Aging in Place: Rural/Urban Differences
Results of a study examining rural/urban differences in social cohesion and social engagement for older adults aging in place, and within-rural differences by race and ethnicity. Uses survey data collected in 2019 from 3,343 Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and older.
Carrie Henning-Smith, Megan Lahr, Hannah MacDougall, John Mulcahy
Access · Aging and aging-related services · Community engagement and volunteerism · Elderly population · Rural-urban differences · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention