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Disparities Data Details HDS-4 by Race and Ethnicity for 2017

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2017
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Race and Ethnicity 2017 Disparity
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 93.9
CI 93.4/94.4
SE 0.269
x 1.000
Best rate
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 93.7
CI 92.5/94.8
SE 0.576
x 1.002
CI
1.000/ 1.014
Asian only 93.0
CI 91.5/94.6
SE 0.804
x 1.009
CI
1.000/ 1.024
American Indian or Alaska Native only 91.9
CI 87.8/95.9
SE 2.063
x 1.022
CI
1.000/ 1.061
2 or more races 91.4
CI 87.9/94.9
SE 1.791
x 1.028
CI
1.000/ 1.062
Hispanic or Latino 89.0
CI 87.7/90.3
SE 0.677
x 1.055
CI
1.000/ 1.069
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 77.0
CI 67.9/86.0
SE 4.598
x 1.220
CI
1.000/ 1.346
Average group rate excluding best group rate 89.3
...
SE 2.451
x 1.051
CI 1.000/ 1.100

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 — 2017
  • The best group rate for this objective, 93.9% (age adjusted), was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 77.0% (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 16.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.220 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), 89.3% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2017

White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 93.9% (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 for the Asian only population.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.220 times the rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only population.
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