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HDS-4

HDS-4 Increase the proportion of adults who have had their blood pressure measured within the preceding 2 years and can state whether their blood pressure was normal or high

Baseline: 90.6 percent of adults aged 18 years and over had their blood pressure measured within the preceding 2 years and could state their blood pressure in 2008 (age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population)
Target: 92.6 percent
Target-Setting Method: 2 percentage point improvement
Data Sources:
National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), CDC/NCHS
Data:
Data for this objective HP2020 data for this objective
Data Details Details about the methodology and measurement of this HP2020 objective
Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 12-12.
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Revision History:
This objective was revised. Read more about the revision history.