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Disparities Data Details HDS-20.2 by Educational Attainment for 2005-08

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment for 2005-08
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 Educational Attainment 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
Educational Attainment 2005-08 Disparity
High school (including GED or equivalent) 69.0
CI 62.0/75.2
SE 2.794
x 1.000
Best rate
Some college or AA degree 18.9
CI 10.4/31.9
SE 4.387
x 3.651
CI
1.000/ 5.379

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 Educational Attainment — 2005-08
  • The better group rate for this objective, 69.0% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with high school (including GED or equivalent) education.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 18.9% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with some college or AA degree.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 50.1 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 3.651 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2005-08

Persons aged 25 years and over with high school (including GED or equivalent) education achieved the better group rate for this objective, 69.0% (age adjusted).

The better group rate was 3.651 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with some college or AA degree.

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