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Disparities Data Details HDS-20.1 by Race and Ethnicity for 2005-08

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2005-08
HDS-20.1 : Adults with coronary heart disease who have their low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol at or below recommended levels (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 52.3 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 67.5 1, 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-20.1

HDS-20.1 Increase the proportion of adults with coronary heart disease who have their low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol at or below recommended levels

Adults with coronary heart disease who have their low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol at or below recommended levels (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 52.3 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 67.5 1, 2
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2005-08 Disparity
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 53.5
CI 29.5/76.1
SE 9.829
x 1.000
Best rate
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 51.8
CI 37.3/65.9
SE 7.054
x 1.034
CI
1.000/ 1.506
Mexican American 43.4
CI 25.4/63.4
SE 7.769
x 1.233
CI
1.000/ 1.880
Average group rate excluding best group rate 47.6
...
SE 10.493
x 1.125
CI 1.000/ 1.803

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, 53.5% (age adjusted), was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 43.4% (age adjusted), was attained by Mexican American persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 10.1 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.233 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.125 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 47.6% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2005-08

Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 53.5% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.233 times the rate for the Mexican American population.
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