Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.
From the 2007 Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey:
Because of a health or physical problem, do you have any difficulty with the following?
Long-term care facility residents are assumed to have at least one ADL limitation and are therefore included under this objective as having a moderate to severe functional limitation.
This Indicator uses Age-Adjustment Groups:
Any change to the objective text, baseline, target, target-setting method or data source since the Healthy People 2020 launch.
In 2012, the original baseline was revised from 28.3 to 29.3 due to a change in programming. The target was adjusted from 25.5 to 26.4 to reflect the revised baseline using the original target-setting method.
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