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Figure 14. Adult Admissions for Circulatory Diseases

Region, 2000

Bar chart showing rates per 100,000 population age 18 years and older by region for 2000 for circulatory disease: congestive heart failure; hypertension; and angina without a procedure. Go to Text Description below for details.

Figure 14: Adult Admissions for Circulatory Diseases (Text Description)

Region, 2000

Rates per 100,000 Population Age 18 Years and Older

Circulatory Disease Northeast (a) South Midwest West
Congestive heart failure 548 603 467* 366*
Hypertension 44 57* 42 29*
Angina without a procedure 83 68* 58* 57*

* = statistically different from (a) at p < 0.05. Rates are adjusted by age and sex, using year 2000 as the standard population.

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