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Disparities Data Details HDS-5.1 by Sex for 2005-08

Disparities Details by Sex for 2005-08
HDS-5.1 : Adults with hypertension (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 29.9 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 26.9 2
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease 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 Sex for HDS-5.1

HDS-5.1 Reduce the proportion of adults with hypertension

Adults with hypertension (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 29.9 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 26.9 2
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Sex 2005-08 1 Disparity
Female 28.7
CI 27.5/30.0
SE 0.607
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Male 30.6
CI 29.0/32.3
SE 0.804
÷ 1.066
CI
1.000/ 1.127

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.

Summary measures of health disparities by Sex — 2005-08
  • 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.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Sex — 2005-08

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.

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