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Unit: deaths/100,000 population
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Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Hypertensive Heart Disease

Value: 12.2 deaths/100,000 population
Measurement
Period:
2012
Location: County : Miami-Dade
Comparison: FL Counties
Categories: Health / Heart Disease & Stroke
Health / Mortality Data
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What is this Indicator?
This indicator shows the age-adjusted death rate per 100,000 population due to hypertensive heart disease.
Why this is important: 
Hypertensive heart disease refers to coronary artery disease, heart failure, and enlargement of the heart due to high blood pressure. Hypertension increases the pressure in blood vessels, causing the heart to work harder to work against this pressure. Hypertension is the most common risk factor for heart disease and stroke. Hypertension contributes to atherosclerosis, the thickening of blood vessel walls, and the underlying disease process of the major forms of cardiovascular disease. Hypertension is associated with behavioral risk factors including poor diet, physical inactivity, tobacco use, diabetes, overweight, and obesity.
Technical Note:  The distribution is based on data from 67 Florida counties.
Source: Florida Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics
URL of Source:   http://www.doh.state.fl.us/planning_eval/vital_statistics...
URL of Data:   http://www.floridacharts.com/charts/DataViewer/DeathViewe...
Maintained By: Healthy Communities Institute
Last Updated: May 2013

Time Series Data

2006: 11.4 2007: 12.6 2008: 11.8 2009: 13.4 2010: 14.1 2011: 11.6 2012: 12.2

deaths/100,000 population


Indicates a change in methodology
2011 Rates calculated prior to 2011 do not reflect the population revisions made by the Florida Department of Health. The population data for 2001-2010, along with rates affected by the population data, were revised in August 2012.

Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Hypertensive Heart Disease by Gender

Female: 8.5 Male: 16.3 Overall: 12.2

deaths/100,000 population

Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Hypertensive Heart Disease by Race/Ethnicity

Black: 21.9 Hispanic: 8.8 White: 10.4 Overall: 12.2

deaths/100,000 population

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Unit: deaths/100,000 population
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Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Hypertensive Heart Disease

Value: 12.2 deaths/100,000 population
Measurement
Period:
2012
Location: County : Miami-Dade
Comparison: Prior Value
Categories: Health / Heart Disease & Stroke
Health / Mortality Data
What is this Indicator?
This indicator shows the age-adjusted death rate per 100,000 population due to hypertensive heart disease.
Why this is important: 
Hypertensive heart disease refers to coronary artery disease, heart failure, and enlargement of the heart due to high blood pressure. Hypertension increases the pressure in blood vessels, causing the heart to work harder to work against this pressure. Hypertension is the most common risk factor for heart disease and stroke. Hypertension contributes to atherosclerosis, the thickening of blood vessel walls, and the underlying disease process of the major forms of cardiovascular disease. Hypertension is associated with behavioral risk factors including poor diet, physical inactivity, tobacco use, diabetes, overweight, and obesity.
Technical Note:  The trend is a comparison between the most recent and previous measurement periods. Confidence intervals were not taken into account in determining the direction of the trend.
Source: Florida Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics
URL of Source:   http://www.doh.state.fl.us/planning_eval/vital_statistics...
URL of Data:   http://www.floridacharts.com/charts/DataViewer/DeathViewe...
Maintained By: Healthy Communities Institute
Last Updated: May 2013

Time Series Data

2006: 11.4 2007: 12.6 2008: 11.8 2009: 13.4 2010: 14.1 2011: 11.6 2012: 12.2

deaths/100,000 population


Indicates a change in methodology
2011 Rates calculated prior to 2011 do not reflect the population revisions made by the Florida Department of Health. The population data for 2001-2010, along with rates affected by the population data, were revised in August 2012.

Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Hypertensive Heart Disease by Gender

Female: 8.5 Male: 16.3 Overall: 12.2

deaths/100,000 population

Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Hypertensive Heart Disease by Race/Ethnicity

Black: 21.9 Hispanic: 8.8 White: 10.4 Overall: 12.2

deaths/100,000 population

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