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Disparities Data Details HDS-20.1 by Country of Birth for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Country of Birth 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 Country of Birth 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:
Country of Birth 2013-16 Disparity
Outside US 56.2
CI 30.8/78.7
SE 11.827
x 1.000
Best rate
US 47.2
CI 36.5/58.2
SE 5.326
x 1.189
CI
1.000/ 1.761

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, 56.2% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were born outside the US.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 47.2% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were born in the US.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 8.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.189 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Country of Birth — 2013-16

Persons born outside the US achieved the better group rate for this objective, 56.2% (age adjusted).

The better group rate was 1.189 times the rate among persons born in the US.

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