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Disparities Data Details HDS-20.2 by Age Group for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2013-16
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Age Group 2013-16 Disparity
65 years and over 65.1
CI 52.0/76.2
SE 5.843
x 1.000
Best rate
45-64 years 45.1
CI 23.0/69.3
SE 11.483
x 1.444
CI
1.000/ 2.253

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 better group rate for this objective, 65.1%, was attained by persons aged 65 years and over.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 45.1%, was attained by persons aged 45-64 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 20.0 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.444 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2013-16

Persons aged 65 years and over achieved the better group rate for this objective, 65.1%.

The better group rate was 1.444 times the rate among persons aged 45-64 years.

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