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Disparities Data Details HDS-10.3 by Educational Attainment for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment 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 Educational Attainment 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:
Educational Attainment 2013-16 Disparity
< High school 1.18
CI 0.7/1.7
SE 0.260
x 1.000
Best rate
High school (including GED or equivalent) 0.95
CI 0.6/1.3
SE 0.192
x 1.243
CI
1.000/ 2.036
Some college or AA degree 0.87
CI 0.5/1.3
SE 0.203
x 1.350
CI
1.000/ 2.290
College graduate or above 0.71
CI 0.4/1.1
SE 0.169
x 1.655
CI
1.000/ 2.822
Average group rate excluding best group rate 0.84
...
SE 0.231
x 1.396
CI 1.000/ 2.490

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 — 2013-16
  • The best group rate for this objective, 1.18% (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, 0.71% (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 0.47 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.655 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.396 times the average rate for all other educational attainment groups (excluding the best), 0.8% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2013-16

Persons aged 25 years and over with a less than high school education achieved the best group rate for this objective, 1.18% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

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