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Objectives To consider trends and disparities in end-of-life health in the US. Methods I use data from the National Health Interview Survey, linked to death records through 2015, for respondents who died at ages 65+ to compare the prevalence of three health outcomes in the last six years of life across time, sex, age, race, and educational attainment. Self-rated health (SRH) is available for...

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    Lifespan increasing, healthspan not increasing in some groups so hopeful