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Disparities Data Details HDS-10.1 by Veteran Status for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Veteran Status for 2013-16
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 Veteran 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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Veteran Status 2013-16 Disparity
Non-veteran 13.4
CI 11.7/15.4
SE 0.915
x 1.000
Best rate
Veteran 6.1
CI 3.9/9.2
SE 1.264
x 2.213
CI
1.000/ 3.174

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 Veteran Status — 2013-16
  • The better group rate for this objective, 13.4% (age adjusted), was attained by non-veterans.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 6.1% (age adjusted), was attained by veterans.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 7.4 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 2.213 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Veteran Status — 2013-16

Non-veterans achieved the better group rate for this objective, 13.4% (age adjusted).

The better group rate was 2.213 times the rate among veterans.

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