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The lowest annual cost for a one-bedroom in an assisted living facility is in North Dakota ($20,714 excluding community fees) and Arkansas ($20,937 excluding community fees).

Genworth Financial. Genworth Finanical 2006 Cost of Care Survey: Nursing homes, assisted living facilities and home care providers; March 2006

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  • Cost of Disease
  • Economic Burden

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