Notes: Among adults. Data are from 2015 and are age adjusted.
Includes persons who reported a dollar amount or who would not provide a dollar amount but provided an income interval. “Heart disease” includes coronary heart disease, angina, heart attack, or any other heart condition or disease. People classified as hypertensive were told on two or more different visits that they had hypertension or high blood pressure.
Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Health Statistics, Summary Health Statistics. Available at: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nhis/shs.htm.
Source: Peterson-Kaiser Health System Tracker: What do we know about cardiovascular disease spending and outcomes in the United States?