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Heart Disease and Stroke

HDS-11 Increase the proportion of adults with hypertension who are taking the prescribed medications to lower their blood pressure

Adults with hypertension taking medication to control blood pressure (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 63.2 (2005-2008)
2020 Target: 69.5
Desired Direction: Increase
  • Populations
  • 2005-2008
  • Total  View chart
  • 63.2
Data Source: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), CDC/NCHS
Data Details Details about the methodology and measurement of this HP2020 objective

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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.

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