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United States Hypertension Estimates by County 2001-2009

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General Info
Provider 
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2001 - 12/2009
Data type
Estimate:
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
Summary 

IHME research, published in PLOS ONE, provides hypertension data by county, race, and sex for adults over 30 years of age in the United States for 2001 and 2009. The study, "Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in the United States Counties, 2001-2009," examines awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension for every county.

Citation
Publication year 
2013
Suggested citation 
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME). United States Hypertension Estimates by County 2001-2009. Seattle, United States: Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), 2013.