This brief addresses the concern for older adults' health during the COVID-19 outbreak, highlights the distribution of this population throughout New York State, and recommends ways to keep them safe during this time.
COVID-19, Coronavirus, older adults, spatial distribution
Demography, Population, and Ecology | Gerontology
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The author would like to acknowledge SU Maxwell PhD student Chad Chambers; Professor Shannon Monnat, the Lerner Center staff and graduate students; and the work of Professor Kenneth Johnson, University of New Hampshire, Carsey School of Public Policy.
Helander, Mary E., "The Spatial Distribution of New York State’s Older Population: Let’s Keep New York’s Older Adults Safe and Healthy during the Coronavirus Pandemic" (2020). Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion: Population Health Research Brief Series. 68.
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