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Reduce coronary heart disease deaths.

Target: 166 deaths per 100,000 population.

Baseline: 208 coronary heart disease deaths per 100,000 population in 1998 (age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population).

Target setting method: 20 percent improvement.

Data source: National Vital Statistics System (NVSS), CDC, NCHS.

Total Population, 1998

Coronary Heart Disease Deaths

Rate per 100,000

TOTAL

208

Race and ethnicity

American Indian or Alaska Native

126

Asian or Pacific Islander

123

Asian

DNC

Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander

DNC

Black or African American

252

White

206

 

Hispanic or Latino

145

Not Hispanic or Latino

211

Black or African American

257

White

208

Gender

Female

165

Male

265

Education level (aged 25 to 64 years)

Less than high school

96

High school graduate

80

At least some college

38

Disability status

Persons with disabilities

DNC

Persons without disabilities

DNC

DNA = Data have not been analyzed. DNC = Data are not collected. DSU = Data are statistically unreliable.
Note: Age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population.