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Our data visualization resources offer a variety of options to help understand the significance of key health indicator data by placing it in a visual context. Patterns, trends, and associations that may otherwise go undetected or overlooked can be clearly exposed and communicated with an effective visualization approach. The Centers’ data visualization collection includes a range of resources from simple infographics to interactive dashboards that enable users to customize products based on specific needs.

  • Interactive Visualizations

    • 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.
    • Prevalence of CVD with Diabetes Visualization ThumbnailPrevalence 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.
    • Trends in Prevalence of Diabetes Visualization ThumbnailTrends 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.
    • Prevalence of Prediabetes and Diabetes Stacked Bar Graph Visualization ThumbnailPrevalence 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.
    • 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 […]
    • trends data screenTrends 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 […]
    • mortality rates data visualization thumbnailTrends in Cardiovascular Disease Mortality in the United States (1999-2016)

      Interactive Visualization (AHA Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

      Explore trends in numbers of deaths, crude mortality rates, and age-standardized mortality rates according to specific cardiovascular diseases in the US using data from CDC WONDER. Explore these mortality statistics according to year, age, race/ethnicity, and gender.
    • Definitions, Data Source and Methods
      Definitions Hypertension Systolic blood pressure greater than or equal to 140 mmHg or diastolic blood pressure greater than or equal to 90 mmHg or currently taking prescribed medicine to lower high blood pressure or told by a healthcare professional on two or more different visits that she/he had […]
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      Data Sources (standard tab) National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys: NHANES The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) is a program of studies designed to assess the health and nutritional status of adults and children in the United States. The survey is unique in that […]
    • thumbnail screen shot of data visualizationBlood Pressure Status of US Adults: NHANES 1999-2016

      Interactive Visualization (AHA Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

      Examine prevalence of normotension, prehypertension, and hypertension 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.
    • thumbnail screen shot of data visualizationTrends in Prevalence of Hypertension Awareness, Treatment, and Control in US Adults: NHANES 2001-2016

      Interactive Visualization (AHA Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

      Examine prevalence of hypertension 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.
    • Prevalence of US Adults with Hypertension2017 Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines

      Original Visualization (AHA Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

      Explore the impact of the new 2017 Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines on hypertension prevalence in the US adult population, the number of US adults with hypertension, and the prevalence and number of adults now recommended pharmacological treatment to control blood pressure.