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Disparities Data Details HDS-7 by Obesity Status for 2009-12

Disparities Details by Obesity Status for 2009-12
HDS-7 : Adults with high blood cholesterol levels (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 15.0 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 13.5 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 Obesity Status for HDS-7

HDS-7 Reduce the proportion of adults with high total blood cholesterol levels

Adults with high blood cholesterol levels (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 15.0 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 13.5 2
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Obesity Status 2009-12 Disparity
Obese 11.5
CI 10.3/12.8
SE 0.620
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Not obese 13.4
CI 12.1/14.8
SE 0.662
÷ 1.169
CI
1.000/ 1.318

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 Obesity Status — 2009-12
  • The better group rate for this objective, 11.5% (age adjusted), was attained by persons with obesity.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 13.4% (age adjusted), was attained by persons without obesity.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 1.9 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.169 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Obesity Status — 2009-12

Persons with obesity achieved the better group rate for this objective, 11.5% (age adjusted).

The rate among persons without obesity was 1.169 times the better group rate.

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