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Disparities Data Details HDS-12 by Sex for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Sex 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 Sex 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
Sex 2013-16 Disparity
Female 56.3
CI 51.8/60.8
SE 2.212
x 1.000
Best rate
Male 41.8
CI 37.6/46.1
SE 2.079
x 1.348
CI
1.000/ 1.496

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 Sex — 2013-16
  • The better group rate for this objective, 56.3% (age adjusted), was attained by the female population.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 41.8% (age adjusted), was attained by the male population.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 14.6 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.348 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Sex — 2013-16

The female population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 56.3% (age adjusted).

The better group rate was 1.348 times the rate for the male population.

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