Prevalence of Statin Therapy Use in US Adults According to Statin Eligibility Groups: 2018 ACC/AHA Guideline on the Treatment of Blood Cholesterol in Adults

Original Visualization (AHA Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

Explore the current percentage of US adults currently using statin therapy according to statin eligibility groups outlined in the 2018 ACC/AHA Guideline on the Treatment of Blood Cholesterol in Adults. This visualization also provides estimates of the number of US adults eligible for and currently using statin therapy. This visualization includes new population estimates of statin therapy eligibility and use by sex and race/ethnicity.

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Prevalence of Cardiovascular Disease Among US Adults (20+ years) with Diabetes in the United States (1999-2016)

Interactive Visualization (AHA Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

Examine prevalence of cardiovascular disease in US adults with diabetes using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES). Explore prevalence of congestive heart failure, coronary heart disease, angina/angina pectoris, heart attack or stroke according to NHANES cycle and categories of race/ethnicity and sex.

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Trends in Prevalence of Diabetes Awareness, Treatment, and Control in the United States (1999-2016)

Interactive Visualization (AHA Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

Examine prevalence of diabetes awareness, treatment, and control in the US adult population using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES). Explore prevalence according to NHANES cycle and categories of age, race/ethnicity, sex, education, and income.

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Prevalence of Prediabetes and Diabetes in the United States (1999-2016)

Interactive Visualization (AHA Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

Examine prevalence of prediabetes and diabetes in the US adult population using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES). Explore prevalence according to NHANES cycle, diabetes definitions, and categories of age, race/ethnicity, sex, education, and income.

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County Health Rankings

Map (University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute)

The annual County Health Rankings measures county-level health factors (obesity, smoking, food access, income, housing etc.) for all counties in the United States. The site also includes a Roadmaps to Health Action Center section that provides guidance and tools to help communities take action.

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Adult Obesity Prevalence Map

Map (Centers for Disease Control)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) created maps to illustrate the prevalence of self-reported obesity among U.S. adults by state and territory according to results from Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System surveys.

Definitions

Low Calorie Sweetened Beverages Diet soft drinks (all types), LCS carbonated water, and LCS fruit flavored drinks. Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Soft drinks, fruitades, sports drinks and other sugary beverages (fruit drinks, sweetened water, smoothie drinks, Frappuccino) and reduced sugar colas (half weight). For detailed information for NHANES/USDA food codes of low calorie sweetened Beverages and sugar-sweetened

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Trends in Consumption of Low Calorie Sweetened Beverages and Sugar-Sweetened Beverages in the United States: NHANES 1999-2014

Interactive Visualization (AHA Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

Examine reported consumption of low calorie sweetened beverages and sugar-sweetened beverages in US children/adolescents and adults using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES). Explore reported intakes according to NHANES cycle and categories of age, race/ethnicity, and sex.

Definitions

Total Cardiovascular Disease (ICD-10: I00-I99, Q20-Q28) I00–I99 – Diseases of the circulatory system (I00–I02) Acute rheumatic fever (I05–I09) Chronic rheumatic heart diseases (I10–I15) Hypertensive diseases (I20–I25) Ischemic heart diseases (I26–I28) Pulmonary heart disease and diseases of pulmonary circulation (I30–I52) Other forms of heart disease (I60–I69) Cerebrovascular diseases (I70–I79) Diseases of arteries, arterioles and capillaries (I80–I89)