Table 3.

Black Mortality Rates by Age, Sex, and Blood Pressure

Entire Black PopulationaBlack Adults With HypertensionbWith Racial Parity in Blood Pressure Controlb
GroupHeart DiseaseStrokeHeart DiseaseStrokeHeart DiseaseStroke
Note: mortality rates are expressed as number of deaths per 100,000.
a Data from Kochanek and Smith.8
b Derived estimates. See Methods for calculation details.
Age-group, years
    Age adjusted41990733167603140
Age-group, years
Age adjusted400109589159538136