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Disparities Data Details HDS-5.2 by Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) for 2013-16
HDS-5.2 : Children and adolescents with hypertension (percent, 8–17 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 3.5 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 3.2 1
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 Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) 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)

2020 Baseline (year): 3.5 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 3.2 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) 2013-16 Disparity
200-399 1.9
CI 0.8/3.1
SE 0.568
÷ 1.000
Best rate
100-199 2.8
CI 1.2/4.5
SE 0.817
÷ 1.459
CI
1.000/ 2.875
<100 3.7
CI 2.2/5.1
SE 0.715
÷ 1.899
CI
1.000/ 3.388
Average group rate excluding best group rate 3.2
...
SE 1.086
÷ 1.679
CI 1.000/ 3.490

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 Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) — 2013-16
  • The best group rate for this objective, 1.9%, was attained by persons whose family incomes were 200-399% of the poverty guidelines.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 3.7%, was attained by persons whose family incomes were <100% of the poverty guidelines.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 1.7 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.899 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other family income groups (excluding the best), 3.2%, was 1.679 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) — 2013-16

Persons whose family incomes were 200-399% of the poverty guidelines achieved the best group rate for this objective, 1.9%.

  • The rate among persons whose family incomes were 100-199% of the poverty guidelines was 1.459 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons whose family incomes were <100% of the poverty guidelines was 1.899 times the best group rate.
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