Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 2009-12
HDS-5.2 : Children and adolescents with hypertension (percent, 8–17 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 Health Insurance Status for HDS-5.2
HDS-5.2 Reduce the proportion of children and adolescents with hypertension
Children and adolescents with hypertension (percent, 8–17 years)
|Health Insurance Status||2009-12||Disparity|
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, 2.0%, was attained by persons with private insurance.
- The worse group rate for this objective, 3.1%, was attained by persons with public insurance.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 1.1 percentage points.
- The worst group rate was 1.534 times the best group rate.
Persons with private insurance achieved the better group rate for this objective, 2.0%.
The rate among persons with public insurance was 1.534 times the better group rate.