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Disparities Data Details HDS-4 by Health Insurance Status for 2014

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 2014
HDS-4 : Adults who had their blood pressure measured in past 2 years and know their blood pressure level (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 90.6 (2008)
2020 Target: 92.6 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), 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 Health Insurance Status for HDS-4

HDS-4 Increase the proportion of adults who have had their blood pressure measured within the preceding 2 years and can state whether their blood pressure was normal or high

Adults who had their blood pressure measured in past 2 years and know their blood pressure level (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 90.6 (2008)
2020 Target: 92.6 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Health Insurance Status 2014 Disparity
Private 93.9
CI 93.4/94.4
SE 0.258
x 1.000
Best rate
Public 92.7
CI 91.7/93.7
SE 0.514
x 1.013
CI
1.000/ 1.023
Uninsured 76.8
CI 75.1/78.6
SE 0.883
x 1.222
CI
1.000/ 1.246
Average group rate excluding best group rate 84.8
...
SE 1.022
x 1.108
CI 1.000/ 1.131

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 Health Insurance Status — 2014
  • The best group rate for this objective, 93.9% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged under 65 years with private insurance.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 76.8% (age adjusted), was attained by uninsured persons aged under 65 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 17.1 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.222 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.108 times the average rate for all other health insurance status groups (excluding the best), 84.8% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2014

Persons aged under 65 years with private insurance achieved the best group rate for this objective, 93.9% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged under 65 years with public insurance.
  • 1.222 times the rate among uninsured persons aged under 65 years.
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