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Disparities Data Details HDS-10.2 by Educational Attainment for 2005-08

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment for 2005-08
HDS-10.2 : Adults with hypertension who meet the recommended guidelines for saturated fat consumption (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 30.5 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 35.7 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 Educational Attainment for HDS-10.2

HDS-10.2 Increase the proportion of adults with hypertension who meet the recommended guidelines for saturated fat consumption

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

2020 Baseline (year): 30.5 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 35.7 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Educational Attainment 2005-08 Disparity
< High school 35.0
CI 31.7/38.4
SE 1.647
x 1.000
Best rate
High school (including GED or equivalent) 29.6
CI 25.6/33.7
SE 1.977
x 1.182
CI
1.000/ 1.351
Some college or AA degree 29.2
CI 25.1/33.2
SE 1.980
x 1.200
CI
1.000/ 1.375
College graduate or above 28.5
CI 23.8/33.1
SE 2.291
x 1.230
CI
1.000/ 1.434
Average group rate excluding best group rate 29.1
...
SE 2.557
x 1.204
CI 1.000/ 1.418

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 Educational Attainment — 2005-08
  • The best group rate for this objective, 35.0% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with a less than high school education.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 28.5% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with a college graduate or above education.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 6.5 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.230 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.204 times the average rate for all other educational attainment groups (excluding the best), 29.1% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2005-08

Persons aged 25 years and over with a less than high school education achieved the best group rate for this objective, 35.0% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • 1.182 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with high school (including GED or equivalent) education.
  • 1.200 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with some college or AA degree.
  • 1.230 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with a college graduate or above education.
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