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February 2008
Elder Economic Security StandardTM Index
California Counties 2007

Elder Index Per Year, Annual Comparisons, and Basic Monthly Expenses for Selected Household Types

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Elder Economic Security
Standard Index by county
County Comparisons, Annual Elder Index Amounts

Components of Elder Index


Supporting Data

Methodology Report

Additional Information on the Elderly Economic Security Standard

The Elder Economic Security InitiativeTM project in California, which this report contributes to, is led by the Insight Center for Community Economic Development, Oakland, California, with the guidance of a statewide steering committee. The California project is part of a national initiative led by Wider Opportunities for Women (WOW), Washington, DC, which holds the trademarks to Elder Economic Security Standard Index, Elder Economic Security Initiative project, and Elder Index. The national methodology was developed by the Gerontology Institute at UMass-Boston and WOW. The UCLA Center for Health Policy Research assisted in refining the methodology and applied it to California. California funding has been provided by: California Community Foundation, The California Endowment, California Policy Research Center, The California Wellness Foundation, Council on Aging-Silicon Valley, The Health Trust, LA City Department of Aging, LA County AAA, UC-Program on Access to Care, United Way of the Bay Area, WOW, Y&H Soda Foundation.
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