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Disparities Data Details HDS-20.1 by Age Group for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2013-16
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 Age Group 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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Age Group 2013-16 Disparity
65 years and over 69.0
CI 62.5/74.8
SE 2.988
x 1.000
Best rate
45-64 years 50.8
CI 39.3/62.3
SE 5.634
x 1.358
CI
1.000/ 1.652
20-44 years 46.9
CI 11.1/86.2
SE 11.343
x 1.471
CI
1.000/ 2.204
Average group rate excluding best group rate 48.9
...
SE 12.665
x 1.412
CI 1.000/ 2.176

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, 69.0%, was attained by persons aged 65 years and over.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 46.9%, was attained by persons aged 20-44 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 22.1 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.471 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.412 times the average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 48.9%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2013-16

Persons aged 65 years and over achieved the best group rate for this objective, 69.0%.

The best group rate was:

  • 1.358 times the rate among persons aged 45-64 years.
  • 1.471 times the rate among persons aged 20-44 years.
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