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Disparities Data Details HDS-12 by Race and Ethnicity for 2005-08

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity 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.

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 Race and Ethnicity 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
Race and Ethnicity 2005-08 1 Disparity
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 46.5
CI 42.9/50.1
SE 1.761
x 1.000
Best rate
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 41.2
CI 37.5/44.9
SE 1.827
x 1.130
CI
1.000/ 1.244
Mexican American 31.8
CI 26.4/37.9
SE 2.706
x 1.461
CI
1.000/ 1.702
Average group rate excluding best group rate 36.5
...
SE 3.265
x 1.274
CI 1.000/ 1.495

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.

Summary measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2005-08
  • The best group rate for this objective, 46.5% (age adjusted), was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 31.8% (age adjusted), was attained by Mexican American persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 14.7 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.461 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.274 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 36.5% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2005-08

White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 46.5% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • 1.130 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.461 times the rate for the Mexican American population.
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