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Disparities Data Details HDS-10.1 by Marital Status for 2009-12

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2009-12
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 2009-12 Disparity
Never married 17.6
CI 12.2/24.7
SE 3.045
x 1.000
Best rate
Divorced or separated 16.1
CI 11.9/21.5
SE 2.343
x 1.092
CI
1.000/ 1.583
Married 13.4
CI 10.9/16.3
SE 1.336
x 1.315
CI
1.000/ 1.826
Widowed 4.8
CI 3.9/5.9
SE 0.478
x 3.655
CI
1.000/ 5.074
Average group rate excluding best group rate 11.4
...
SE 1.937
x 1.538
CI 1.000/ 2.290

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 — 2009-12
  • The best group rate for this objective, 17.6% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 20 years and over who were never married.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 4.8% (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 12.8 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 3.655 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.538 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 11.4% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2009-12

Persons aged 20 years and over who were never married achieved the best group rate for this objective, 17.6% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 20 years and over who were divorced or separated.
  • 1.315 times the rate among persons aged 20 years and over who were married.
  • 3.655 times the rate among persons aged 20 years and over who were widowed.
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