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Disparities Data Details HDS-10.1 by Marital Status for 2005-08

Disparities Details by Marital 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 Marital 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
Marital Status 2005-08 Disparity
Divorced or separated 21.3
CI 15.5/28.6
SE 3.198
x 1.000
Best rate
Cohabiting partner 18.9
CI 11.3/29.8
SE 4.415
x 1.130
CI
1.000/ 1.786
Married 18.1
CI 15.2/21.5
SE 1.564
x 1.175
CI
1.000/ 1.562
Never married 16.7
CI 12.7/21.7
SE 2.209
x 1.277
CI
1.000/ 1.775
Widowed 5.6
CI 4.0/7.8
SE 0.906
x 3.805
CI
1.000/ 5.469
Average group rate excluding best group rate 14.8
...
SE 3.036
x 1.438
CI 1.000/ 2.184

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 Marital Status — 2005-08
  • The best group rate for this objective, 21.3% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 20 years and over who were divorced or separated.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 5.6% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 20 years and over who were widowed.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 15.7 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 3.805 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.438 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 14.8% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2005-08

Persons aged 20 years and over who were divorced or separated achieved the best group rate for this objective, 21.3% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • 1.130 times the rate among persons aged 20 years and over who were living with a cohabiting partner.
  • 1.175 times the rate among persons aged 20 years and over who were married.
  • 1.277 times the rate among persons aged 20 years and over who were never married.
  • 3.805 times the rate among persons aged 20 years and over who were widowed.
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