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Disparities Data Details HDS-9.1 by Educational Attainment for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment for 2013-16
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 Educational Attainment 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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Educational Attainment 2013-16 Disparity
College graduate or above 25.1
CI 21.5/29.1
SE 1.857
x 1.000
Best rate
< High school 24.3
CI 19.7/29.6
SE 2.440
x 1.034
CI
1.000/ 1.269
Some college or AA degree 20.1
CI 16.3/24.4
SE 1.983
x 1.253
CI
1.000/ 1.535
High school (including GED or equivalent) 19.6
CI 14.5/25.9
SE 2.792
x 1.281
CI
1.000/ 1.668
Average group rate excluding best group rate 21.3
...
SE 2.973
x 1.178
CI 1.000/ 1.528

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 Educational Attainment — 2013-16
  • The best group rate for this objective, 25.1% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with a college graduate or above education.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 19.6% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with high school (including GED or equivalent) education.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 5.5 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.281 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.178 times the average rate for all other educational attainment groups (excluding the best), 21.3% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2013-16

Persons aged 25 years and over with a college graduate or above education achieved the best group rate for this objective, 25.1% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with a less than high school education.
  • 1.253 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with some college or AA degree.
  • 1.281 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with high school (including GED or equivalent) education.
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