Strategy E. Dementia in Focus

Dementia-Related Mortality: Number of dementia-related deaths per 100,000 adults age 65 or older


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About the Indicator

Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias is one of the leading causes of death in California. In 2021, it was the second leading cause of death among all California females, after COVID-19.

This indicator measures the dementia-related death rate among older adults. Check out the Health Reimagined Goal Page to explore dynamic visualizations and view more detailed data related to this topic.

About the Data

To learn more about our data sources and methodologies, please see the Data Dashboard for Aging - About the Data Technical Guide.

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