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Disparities Data Details HDS-12 by Health Insurance Status for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 2013-16
HDS-12 : Adults with hypertension whose blood pressure is under control (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 43.7 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 61.2 2
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 Health Insurance Status for HDS-12

HDS-12 Increase the proportion of adults with hypertension whose blood pressure is under control

Adults with hypertension whose blood pressure is under control (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 43.7 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 61.2 2
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Health Insurance Status 2013-16 Disparity
Public 55.3
CI 49.4/61.0
SE 2.852
x 1.000
Best rate
Private 50.0
CI 44.5/55.4
SE 2.686
x 1.106
CI
1.000/ 1.250
Uninsured 30.9
CI 23.4/39.4
SE 3.911
x 1.791
CI
1.000/ 2.244
Average group rate excluding best group rate 40.4
...
SE 4.745
x 1.367
CI 1.000/ 1.689

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 Health Insurance Status — 2013-16
  • The best group rate for this objective, 55.3% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged under 65 years with public insurance.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 30.9% (age adjusted), was attained by uninsured persons aged under 65 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 24.4 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.791 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.367 times the average rate for all other health insurance status groups (excluding the best), 40.4% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2013-16

Persons aged under 65 years with public insurance achieved the best group rate for this objective, 55.3% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • 1.106 times the rate among persons aged under 65 years with private insurance.
  • 1.791 times the rate among uninsured persons aged under 65 years.
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