Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to page options Skip directly to site content

Health, United States, 2015 - Older Population

Users with Internet Explorer may experience difficulties in directly accessing links to Excel files on the FTP. If you encounter these issues, right click on the Excel link and save the file to your desktop before opening.

Access and utilization of health care

Table 32. Occupational fatal injuries, by industry, sex, age, race, and Hispanic origin: United States, selected years 2003-2013 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 63. Delay or nonreceipt of needed medical care, nonreceipt of needed prescription drugs, or nonreceipt of needed dental care during the past 12 months due to cost, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1997-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 65. Health care visits to doctor offices, emergency departments, and home visits within the past 12 months, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1997-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 74. Emergency department visits within the past 12 months among adults aged 18 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1997-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 75. Initial injury-related visits to hospital emergency departments, by sex, age, and intent and mechanism of injury: United States, average annual, selected years 2005-2006 through 2010-2011 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 76. Visits to physician offices, hospital outpatient departments, and hospital emergency departments, by age, sex, and race: United States, selected years 2000-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 77. Visits to primary care generalist and specialty care physicians, by selected characteristics and type of physician: United States, selected years 1980-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 78. Dental visits in the past year, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1997-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 79. Prescription drug use in the past 30 days, by sex, race and Hispanic origin, and age: United States, selected years 1988-1994 through 2009-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 80. Selected prescription drug classes used in the past 30 days, by sex and age: United States, selected years 1988-1994 through 2009-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 81. Persons with hospital stays in the past year, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1997-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 92. Nursing homes, beds, residents, and occupancy rates, by state: United States, selected years 1995-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 96. Cost of hospital discharges with common hospital operating room procedures in nonfederal community hospitals, by age and selected principal procedure: United States, selected years 2000-2013 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 108. Medicare beneficiaries, by race, Hispanic origin, and selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1992-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 112. Medicare enrollees, enrollees in managed care, payment per fee-for-service enrollee, and short-stay hospital utilization, by state: United States, 1994 and 2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

 

Deaths

Death rates

Table 20. Leading causes of death and numbers of deaths, by age: United States, 1980 and 2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 21. Death rates for all causes, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, and age: United States, selected years 1950-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 22. Death rates for diseases of heart, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, and age: United States, selected years 1950-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 23. Death rates for cerebrovascular diseases, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, and age: United States, selected years 1950-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 24. Death rates for malignant neoplasms, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, and age: United States, selected years 1950-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 25. Death rates for malignant neoplasms of trachea, bronchus, and lung, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, and age: United States, selected years 1950-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 26. Death rates for malignant neoplasm of breast among females, by race, Hispanic origin, and age: United States, selected years 1950-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 27. Death rates for drug poisoning and drug poisoning involving opioid analgesics and heroin, by sex, age, race, and Hispanic origin: United States, selected years 1999-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 28. Death rates for motor vehicle-related injuries, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, and age: United States, selected years 1950-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 29. Death rates for homicide, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, and age: United States, selected years 1950-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 30. Death rates for suicide, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, and age: United States, selected years 1950-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Figure 3. Suicide and homicide death rates among persons aged 15 and over, by age and sex: United States, 2014 [PPT - 279 KB] [PDF - 299 KB] [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 31. Death rates for firearm-related injuries, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, and age: United States, selected years 1970-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 32. Occupational fatal injuries, by industry, sex, age, race, and Hispanic origin: United States, selected years 2003-2013 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Life expectancy

Table 14. Life expectancy at birth and at age 65, by sex: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries, selected years 1980-2013 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 15. Life expectancy at birth, at age 65, and at age 75, by sex, race, and Hispanic origin: United States, selected years 1900-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

 

Disability

Table 42. Disability measures among adults aged 18 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1997-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Figure 6. Selected disability indicators among adults aged 18 and over, by sex and age: United States, 2014 [PPT - 279 KB] [PDF - 11 MB] [XLS - 310 KB]

 

Health expenditures

Table 96. Cost of hospital discharges with common hospital operating room procedures in nonfederal community hospitals, by age and selected principal procedure: United States, selected years 2000-2013 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 97. Expenses for health care and prescribed medicine, by selected population characteristics: United States, selected years 1987-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 98. Sources of payment for health care, by selected population characteristics: United States, selected years 1987-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 99. Out-of-pocket health care expenses among persons with medical expenses, by age: United States, selected years 1987-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 108. Medicare beneficiaries, by race, Hispanic origin, and selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1992-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

 

Health insurance

Medicare

Table 98. Sources of payment for health care, by selected population characteristics: United States, selected years 1987-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 106. Health insurance coverage of noninstitutionalized Medicare beneficiaries aged 65 and over, by type of coverage and selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1992-2013 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 107. Medicare enrollees and expenditures and percent distribution, by Medicare program and type of service: United States and other areas, selected years 1970-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 108. Medicare beneficiaries, by race, Hispanic origin, and selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1992-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 112. Medicare enrollees, enrollees in managed care, payment per fee-for-service enrollee, and short-stay hospital utilization, by state: United States, 1994 and 2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Medicaid

Table 106. Health insurance coverage of noninstitutionalized Medicare beneficiaries aged 65 and over, by type of coverage and selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1992-2013 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 109. Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program beneficiaries and payments, by basis of eligibility, and race and Hispanic origin: United States, selected fiscal years 1999-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Out of Pocket health care expenses

Table 97. Expenses for health care and prescribed medicine, by selected population characteristics: United States, selected years 1987-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 98. Sources of payment for health care, by selected population characteristics: United States, selected years 1987-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 99. Out-of-pocket health care expenses among persons with medical expenses, by age: United States, selected years 1987-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

 

Health status and risk factors

Health status and chronic diseases

Table 34. Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) diagnoses, by year of diagnosis and selected characteristics: United States, 2010-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 38. Respondent-reported prevalence of heart disease, cancer, and stroke among adults aged 18 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, average annual, selected years 1997-1998 through 2013-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 39. Number of respondent-reported chronic conditions from 10 selected conditions among adults aged 18 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 2002-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 40. Diabetes prevalence and glycemic control among adults aged 20 and over, by sex, age, and race and Hispanic origin: United States, selected years 1988-1994 through 2011-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 41. Severe headache or migraine, low back pain, and neck pain among adults aged 18 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1997-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 43. Vision limitations among adults aged 18 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1997-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 44. Hearing limitations among adults aged 18 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 2007-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 45. Respondent-assessed fair-poor health status, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1991-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 46. Serious psychological distress in the past 30 days among adults aged 18 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, average annual, selected years 1997-1998 through 2013-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 54. Hypertension among adults aged 20 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1988-1994 through 2011-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 55. Cholesterol among adults aged 20 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1988-1994 through 2011-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 57. Participation in leisure-time aerobic and muscle-strengthening activities that meet the federal 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans among adults aged 18 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1998-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 58. Normal weight, overweight, and obesity among adults aged 20 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1988-1994 through 2011-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 60. Untreated dental caries, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1988-1994 through 2011-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Health risk factors

Table 47. Current cigarette smoking among adults aged 18 and over, by sex, race, and age: United States: selected years 1965-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 49. Current cigarette smoking among adults aged 18 and over, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, age, and education level: United States, average annual, selected years 1990-1992 through 2012-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Figure 7. Current cigarette smoking among adults aged 18 and over, by sex and age: United States, 2004-2014 [PPT - 279 KB] [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 57. Participation in leisure-time aerobic and muscle-strengthening activities that meet the federal 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans among adults aged 18 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1998-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 58. Normal weight, overweight, and obesity among adults aged 20 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1988-1994 through 2011-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

 

Nutrition

Table 56. Mean macronutrient intake among adults aged 20 and over, by sex and age: United States, selected years 1988-1994 through 2009-2012 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

 

Population

Table 1. Resident population, by age, sex, race, and Hispanic origin: United States, selected years 1950-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

 

Preventive care

Table 68. Influenza vaccination among adults aged 18 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1989-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 69. Pneumococcal vaccination among adults aged 18 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1989-2014 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Figure 25. Influenza vaccination among adults aged 18 and over, by age and race and Hispanic origin: United States, 1999-2014 [PPT - 279 KB] [PDF - 11 MB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 70. Use of mammography among women aged 40 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1987-2013 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Table 71. Use of Pap smears among women aged 18 and over, by selected characteristics: United States, selected years 1987-2013 [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Figure 10. Pap test utilization within the past 3 years, by age: United States, 2003-2013 [PPT - 279 KB] [PDF - 299 KB] [XLS - 310 KB]

Top