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Disparities Data Details HDS-20.2 by Educational Attainment for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment 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 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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Educational Attainment 2013-16 Disparity
Some college or AA degree 48.6
CI 22.6/75.4
SE 13.162
x 1.000
Best rate
High school (including GED or equivalent) 23.3
CI 12.4/39.5
SE 5.577
x 2.085
CI
1.000/ 3.777
College graduate or above 15.4
CI 7.3/29.5
SE 0.855
x 3.162
CI
1.000/ 4.983
Average group rate excluding best group rate 19.3
...
SE 5.642
x 2.513
CI 1.000/ 4.836

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 — 2013-16
  • The best group rate for this objective, 48.6% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with some college or AA degree.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 15.4% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with a college graduate or above education.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 33.2 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 3.162 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 2.513 times the average rate for all other educational attainment groups (excluding the best), 19.3% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2013-16

Persons aged 25 years and over with some college or AA degree achieved the best group rate for this objective, 48.6% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • 2.085 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with high school (including GED or equivalent) education.
  • 3.162 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with a college graduate or above education.
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