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Disparities Data Details HDS-20.1 by Race and Ethnicity for 2009-12

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2009-12
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 2009-12 Disparity
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 55.6
CI 40.7/69.7
SE 7.096
x 1.000
Best rate
Mexican American 16.2
CI 8.6/28.3
SE 2.253
x 3.439
CI
1.000/ 4.692

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 — 2009-12
  • The better group rate for this objective, 55.6% (age adjusted), was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 16.2% (age adjusted), was attained by Mexican American persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 39.5 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 3.439 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2009-12

White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the better group rate for this objective, 55.6% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was 3.439 times the rate for the Mexican American population.

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