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Disparities Data Details HDS-12 by Country of Birth for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Country of Birth 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 Country of Birth 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
Country of Birth 2013-16 Disparity
US 49.2
CI 45.2/53.2
SE 1.951
x 1.000
Best rate
Outside US 39.5
CI 34.0/45.2
SE 2.761
x 1.246
CI
1.000/ 1.422

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 Country of Birth — 2013-16
  • The better group rate for this objective, 49.2% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were born in the US.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 39.5% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were born outside the US.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 9.7 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.246 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Country of Birth — 2013-16

Persons born in the US achieved the better group rate for this objective, 49.2% (age adjusted).

The better group rate was 1.246 times the rate among persons born outside the US.

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