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Disparities Data Details HDS-10.1 by Health Insurance Status for 2005-08

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 2005-08
HDS-10.1 : Adults with hypertension who meet the recommended guidelines for BMI (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 18.0 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 21.6 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), CDC/NCHS
Error Bar (I) represents the 95% confidence interval.
Additional footnotes may apply to these data. Please refer to footnotes below the data table for further information.
See also Disparities Overview by Health Insurance Status for HDS-10.1

HDS-10.1 Increase the proportion of adults with hypertension who meet the recommended guidelines for body mass index (BMI)

Adults with hypertension who meet the recommended guidelines for BMI (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 18.0 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 21.6 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Health Insurance Status 2005-08 Disparity
Uninsured 20.3
CI 15.2/26.5
SE 2.759
x 1.000
Best rate
Private 17.2
CI 13.6/21.4
SE 1.907
x 1.183
CI
1.000/ 1.579
Public 7.9
CI 5.0/12.3
SE 1.744
x 2.578
CI
1.000/ 3.953
Average group rate excluding best group rate 13.4
...
SE 2.139
x 1.515
CI 1.000/ 2.139

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Summary measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2005-08
  • The best group rate for this objective, 20.3% (age adjusted), was attained by uninsured persons aged under 65 years.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 7.9% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged under 65 years with public insurance.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 12.4 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 2.578 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.515 times the average rate for all other health insurance status groups (excluding the best), 13.4% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2005-08

Uninsured persons aged under 65 years achieved the best group rate for this objective, 20.3% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • 1.183 times the rate among persons aged under 65 years with private insurance.
  • 1.338 times the rate among insured persons aged under 65 years.
  • 2.578 times the rate among persons aged under 65 years with public insurance.
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