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HDS-8 Reduce the mean total blood cholesterol levels among adults
Baseline: 197.7 mg/dL was the mean total blood cholesterol level for adults aged 20 years and over in 2005–08 (age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population)
Target: 177.9 mg/dL (mean)
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
Data Sources:
National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), CDC/NCHS
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Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 12-13.
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