The Map Room

Aging Committee

Map Title: Long-Term Services and Supports State Scorecard
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: This American Association of Retired People (AARP) map ranks states' Medicaid long-term care performance in five main categories. In 2017, Connecticut ranked 10th overall and 2nd for affordability and access, but ranked 38th for effective transitions between nursing homes, hospitals, and homes.


Map Title: Households with Seniors Facing Food Insecurity, 2014-2016
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: This map, created by the Food Research and Action Center, shows the average food insecurity rates among households with seniors ages 60 and older between 2014 and 2016.


Map Title: Grandchildren in the Care of Grandparents - 2016
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: The Annie E. Casey Foundation's Kids Count project used U.S. Census Bureau data to produce a map showing the percentage of children in each state under the care of a grandparent. (In Connecticut, it's 2%.)