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Disparities Data Details HDS-12 by Age Group for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Age Group 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 Age Group 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
Age Group 2013-16 Disparity
45-64 years 55.3
CI 50.6/59.9
SE 2.293
x 1.000
Best rate
65 years and over 49.7
CI 45.6/53.8
SE 2.027
x 1.112
CI
1.000/ 1.224
18-44 years 42.3
CI 37.9/46.8
SE 2.202
x 1.308
CI
1.000/ 1.459
Average group rate excluding best group rate 46.0
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SE 2.993
x 1.202
CI 1.000/ 1.365

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 Age Group — 2013-16
  • The best group rate for this objective, 55.3%, was attained by persons aged 45-64 years.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 42.3%, was attained by persons aged 18-44 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 13.0 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.308 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.202 times the average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 46.0%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2013-16

Persons aged 45-64 years achieved the best group rate for this objective, 55.3%.

The best group rate was:

  • 1.112 times the rate among persons aged 65 years and over.
  • 1.308 times the rate among persons aged 18-44 years.
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