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Disparities Data Details HDS-4 by Race and Ethnicity for 2014

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity 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 Race and Ethnicity 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
Race and Ethnicity 2014 Disparity
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 93.3
CI 92.8/93.8
SE 0.263
x 1.000
Best rate
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 92.7
CI 91.7/93.7
SE 0.508
x 1.006
CI
1.000/ 1.016
2 or more races 91.2
CI 88.1/94.4
SE 1.624
x 1.022
CI
1.000/ 1.053
Asian only 90.3
CI 88.8/91.9
SE 0.794
x 1.033
CI
1.000/ 1.048
American Indian or Alaska Native only 88.3
CI 82.7/93.9
SE 2.848
x 1.056
CI
1.000/ 1.114
Hispanic or Latino 86.8
CI 85.6/88.0
SE 0.626
x 1.075
CI
1.000/ 1.088
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 84.2
CI 77.1/91.3
SE 3.629
x 1.107
CI
1.000/ 1.189
Average group rate excluding best group rate 88.9
...
SE 2.245
x 1.049
CI 1.000/ 1.093

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 Race and Ethnicity — 2014
  • The best group rate for this objective, 93.3% (age adjusted), was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 84.2% (age adjusted), was attained by Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 9.0 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.107 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 88.9% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2014

White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 93.3% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the Asian only population.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.107 times the rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only population.
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