Health Related Conditions

Disability Status, Percent of Population Aged 65 and Over, Alachua County, 2020
United States Bureau of the Census, American Community Survey, 5-year estimates
  
COUNTYSTATE
IndicatorMeasureYear(s)Quartile 
(Most to Least Favorable)
1234
CountPercent/ RateCountPercent/ Rate
Health-Related Conditions, Aged 65 Years and Older
Percent2016 3
33.1
27.1
Weight and Physical Activity, Aged 65 and Older5
Percent2016 2
1.8
2.0
Percent2019 1
24.5
39.2
Percent2019 4
38.7
27.6
Percent2019 2
30.0
29.7
Disabilities 2
Percent2016-20 2
11,953
32.2
1,389,940
32.5
Percent2016-20 2
5,549
15.0
559,685
13.1
Percent2016-20 3
2,277
10.1
181,895
7.7
Percent2016-20 3
3,272
22.5
377,790
19.8
Percent2016-20 2
2,362
6.4
264,392
6.2
Percent2016-20 4
1,289
5.7
92,560
3.9
Percent2016-20 1
1,073
7.4
171,832
9.0
Percent2016-20 2
3,089
8.3
352,319
8.2
Percent2016-20 3
1,415
6.3
111,514
4.7
Percent2016-20 2
1,674
11.5
240,805
12.6
Percent2016-20 1
7,222
19.5
879,986
20.6
Percent2016-20 2
2,999
13.3
318,257
13.4
Percent2016-20 2
4,223
29.1
561,729
29.5
Percent2016-20 3
2,818
7.6
300,557
7.0
Percent2016-20 4
1,336
5.9
80,695
3.4
Percent2016-20 2
1,482
10.2
219,862
11.5
Percent2016-20 2
4,420
11.9
544,628
12.7
Percent2016-20 3
1,685
7.5
146,423
6.2
Percent2016-20 2
2,735
18.8
398,205
20.9
Percent2016 2
19.8
19.7
Percent2020 2
4,607
11.7
572,997
12.7
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Data Note(s)


FLHealthCharts.gov is provided by the Florida Department of Health, Division of Public Health Statistics and Performance Management.

Data Notes:

  • Data are based on county of residence.

  • Quartiles are calculated when data is available for at least 51 counties.

  • If cells are blank, data are not available.

  • Data are suppressed when there are 1 to 4 hospitalizations or emergency department visits in a year.

  • Percent licensed drivers by age group is the proportion of people by age group with a Florida driver’s license divided by the estimated population for that age group. In some cases, the result is greater than 100%.

  • The leading causes of death presented in this report are the most frequently occurring causes of death among Florida residents aged 65 years and older.

Data Sources:

  • 1 Florida Legislature, Office of Economic and Demographic Research, midyear (July 1) population estimates

  • 2 United States Bureau of the Census, American Community Survey, 5-year estimates

  • 3 U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

  • 4 Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles

  • 5 Florida Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Florida Department of Health

  • 6 Florida Department of Health, Division of Medical Quality Assurance

  • 7 Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

  • 8 Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA)

  • 9 Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Silver Alert Monthly Reports

  • 10 Florida Department of Elder Affairs, Profile of Older Floridians

  • 11 Florida Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics