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Disparities Data Details HDS-9.1 by Race and Ethnicity for 2005-08

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2005-08
HDS-9.1 : Adults with prehypertension who meet the recommended guidelines for BMI (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 28.7 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 33.0 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase 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 Race and Ethnicity for HDS-9.1

HDS-9.1 Increase the proportion of adults with prehypertension who meet the recommended guidelines for body mass index (BMI)

Adults with prehypertension who meet the recommended guidelines for BMI (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 28.7 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 33.0 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2005-08 Disparity
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 29.8
CI 25.9/34.1
SE 2.020
x 1.000
Best rate
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 26.7
CI 22.3/31.7
SE 2.291
x 1.117
CI
1.000/ 1.337
Mexican American 21.2
CI 18.5/24.2
SE 1.383
x 1.405
CI
1.000/ 1.639
Average group rate excluding best group rate 24.0
...
SE 2.676
x 1.244
CI 1.000/ 1.543

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 Race and Ethnicity — 2005-08
  • The best group rate for this objective, 29.8% (age adjusted), was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 21.2% (age adjusted), was attained by Mexican American persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 8.6 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.405 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.244 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 24.0% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2005-08

White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 29.8% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • 1.117 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.405 times the rate for the Mexican American population.
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