Disparities Details by Sex for 2005-08
HDS-5.1 : Adults with hypertension (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.
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 Sex for HDS-5.1
HDS-5.1 Reduce the proportion of adults with hypertension
Adults with hypertension (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
1 Baseline has been revised. See Data Details for more information.
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.
- The better group rate for this objective, 28.7% (age adjusted), was attained by the female population.
- The worse group rate for this objective, 30.6% (age adjusted), was attained by the male population.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 1.9 percentage points.
- The worst group rate was <1.100 times the best group rate.
The female population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 28.7% (age adjusted).
The rate for male the population was <1.1 times the better group rate.