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Disparities Data Details HDS-20.2 by Age Group for 2009-12

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2009-12
HDS-20.2 : Adults who have had a stroke 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): 33.4 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 56.1 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-20.2

HDS-20.2 Increase the proportion of adults who have had a stroke who have their low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol at or below recommended levels

Adults who have had a stroke who have their low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol at or below recommended levels (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 33.4 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 56.1 1, 2
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Age Group 2009-12 Disparity
45-64 years 55.4
CI 36.9/72.5
SE 8.458
x 1.000
Best rate
65 years and over 49.8
CI 37.9/61.7
SE 5.772
x 1.114
CI
1.000/ 1.527

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 — 2009-12
  • The better group rate for this objective, 55.4%, was attained by persons aged 45-64 years.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 49.8%, was attained by persons aged 65 years and over.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 5.7 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.114 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2009-12

Persons aged 45-64 years achieved the better group rate for this objective, 55.4%.

The better group rate was 1.114 times the rate among persons aged 65 years and over.

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