([section]) Estimates are based on household interviews of a sample of the civilian, noninstitutionalized
These new data add to what's already been reported in support of the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association blood pressure treatment target of less than 130/80 mm Hg for noninstitutionalized
, ambulatory, community-dwelling adults who are aged at least 65 years (Hypertension.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, and colleagues analyzed 2013 to 2016 data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) to estimate the prevalence of HCV in the noninstitutionalized
During that same period, the health insurance coverage rate was 91.4% for the civilian noninstitutionalized
population living inside metropolitan areas and 90.3% for the population living outside metropolitan areas.
According to the Centers for Disease Control's 2016 National Health Survey, noninstitutionalized
seniors over the age of 65 required personal care at a rate of 6.4 percent.<br />"Long-term care makes up a huge expense of the last act of people's lives, they'll spend the vast majority of their health expense," said Paul Hurley, senior vice president and wealth advisor at Key Private Bank.
In that study, noninstitutionalized
subjects were selected randomly over a period of almost 2 years, from March 1999 and February 2001.
population in 2013, the 1% of Americans with the highest health care expenses accounted for nearly 22% of the nation's total health care expenditures.
population totaled $1.4 trillion in 2013, with mean spending of $4,436 per person.
The BRFSS is a "state- based, random-digit-dialed telephone survey that uses a multistage sampling design to select a state- specific sample from noninstitutionalized
These status dropouts account for 6.6% of the 38,800,000 noninstitutionalized
, civilian 16- through 24-year-olds living in the U.S.
adult population under age 65 (Statistical Brief #467).