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Disparities Data Details HDS-11 by Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) for 2009-12

Disparities Details by Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) for 2009-12
HDS-11 : Adults with hypertension taking medication to lower blood pressure (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 63.2 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 69.5 1, 3
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 Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) for HDS-11

HDS-11 Increase the proportion of adults with hypertension who are taking the prescribed medications to lower their blood pressure

Adults with hypertension taking medication to lower blood pressure (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 63.2 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 69.5 1, 3
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) 2009-12 Disparity
400-499 73.3
CI 61.0/82.8
SE 5.367
x 1.000
Best rate
200-399 72.0
CI 64.1/78.6
SE 3.578
x 1.019
CI
1.000/ 1.178
100-199 66.2
CI 61.4/70.6
SE 2.266
x 1.108
CI
1.000/ 1.265
<100 65.9
CI 59.1/72.2
SE 3.248
x 1.112
CI
1.000/ 1.285
500+ 65.7
CI 57.6/73.0
SE 3.811
x 1.115
CI
1.000/ 1.300
Average group rate excluding best group rate 67.4
...
SE 3.786
x 1.087
CI 1.000/ 1.265

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 Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) — 2009-12
  • The best group rate for this objective, 73.3% (age adjusted), was attained by persons whose family incomes were 400-499% of the poverty guidelines.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 65.7% (age adjusted), was attained by persons whose family incomes were 500+% of the poverty guidelines.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 7.6 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.115 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the average rate for all other family income groups (excluding the best), 67.4% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) — 2009-12

Persons whose family incomes were 400-499% of the poverty guidelines achieved the best group rate for this objective, 73.3% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons whose family incomes were 200-399% of the poverty guidelines.
  • 1.108 times the rate among persons whose family incomes were 100-199% of the poverty guidelines.
  • 1.112 times the rate among persons whose family incomes were <100% of the poverty guidelines.
  • 1.115 times the rate among persons whose family incomes were 500+% of the poverty guidelines.
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