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Disparities Data Details HDS-5.1 by Sex for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Sex for 2013-16
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Sex 2013-16 Disparity
Female 28.3
CI 26.7/29.9
SE 0.782
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Male 30.5
CI 28.9/32.2
SE 0.820
÷ 1.079
CI
1.000/ 1.149

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 — 2013-16
  • The better group rate for this objective, 28.3% (age adjusted), was attained by the female population.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 30.5% (age adjusted), was attained by the male population.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 2.2 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was <1.100 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Sex — 2013-16

The female population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 28.3% (age adjusted).

The rate for male the population was <1.1 times the better group rate.

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