Disparities Details by Veteran Status for 2005-08
HDS-12 : Adults with hypertension whose blood pressure is under control (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.
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 Veteran 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)
|Veteran Status||2005-08 1||Disparity|
1 Baseline has been revised. See Data Details for more information.
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.
- The better group rate for this objective, 43.6% (age adjusted), was attained by non-veterans.
- The worse group rate for this objective, 43.1% (age adjusted), was attained by veterans.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.5 percentage points.
- The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
Non-veterans achieved the better group rate for this objective, 43.6% (age adjusted).
The better group rate was <1.1 times the rate among veterans.