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Disparities Data Details HDS-10.3 by Marital Status for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2013-16
HDS-10.3 : Adults with hypertension who meet the recommended guidelines for sodium intake (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 0.66 (2009–12)
2020 Target: 1.19 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-10.3

HDS-10.3 Increase the proportion of adults with hypertension who meet the recommended guidelines for sodium intake

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

2020 Baseline (year): 0.66 (2009–12)
2020 Target: 1.19 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Marital Status 2013-16 Disparity
Widowed 2.05
CI 1.2/2.9
SE 0.420
x 1.000
Best rate
Divorced or separated 0.83
CI 0.5/1.2
SE 0.187
x 2.451
CI
1.000/ 4.037
Never married 0.69
CI 0.3/1.1
SE 0.182
x 2.977
CI
1.000/ 5.163
Married 0.64
CI 0.3/1.0
SE 0.154
x 3.175
CI
1.000/ 5.327
Average group rate excluding best group rate 0.72
...
SE 0.214
x 2.833
CI 1.000/ 5.125

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 — 2013-16
  • The best group rate for this objective, 2.05% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were widowed.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 0.64% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were married.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 1.40 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 3.175 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 2.833 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 0.7% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2013-16

Persons who were widowed achieved the best group rate for this objective, 2.05% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • 2.451 times the rate among persons who were divorced or separated.
  • 2.977 times the rate among persons who were never married.
  • 3.175 times the rate among persons who were married.
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