Heart Disease Hospitalization Rates, Blacks Ages 65+
Geographic Patterns: Heart Disease Hospitalization Rates for 2018 through 2020 for Blacks Aged 65 Years and Older by County. The map shows that pockets of counties with high heart disease hospitalization rates – meaning the top quintile – are located in Texas, Louisiana, Florida, Ohio, Michigan, Illinois, and North Carolina. Pockets of high rates are located in Oklahoma, Indiana, Georgia, Alabama, Virginia, West Virginia, Tennessee, Mississippi, Arkansas, and Iowa.
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