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Table 1.7 Blood pressure level, 2003 to 2016/2017 combined

Aged 16 and over with a valid blood pressure reading and data on medication 2003 - 2016/2017 combined
Blood pressure level 2003 2008/2009 combined 2010/2011 combined 2012/2013 combineda 2014/2015 combineda 2016/2017 combineda
  % % % % % %
Men
Normotensive
Nurse / nurse equivalent 67 65 67 72 70 68
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 71 69 67
Hypertensive controlled
Nurse / nurse equivalent 6 8 8 5 8 8
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 5 8 8
Hypertensive uncontrolled
Nurse / nurse equivalent 6 7 7 6 6 6
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 6 6 6
Hypertensive untreated
Nurse / nurse equivalent 21 19 19 18 16 17
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 19 16 19
Total with hypertension
Nurse / nurse equivalent 33 35 33 28 30 32
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 29 31 33
Women
Normotensive
Nurse / nurse equivalent 67 69 68 71 74 73
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 71 73 72
Hypertensive controlled
Nurse / nurse equivalent 7 9 8 7 8 8
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 7 7 8
Hypertensive uncontrolled
Nurse / nurse equivalent 9 8 9 8 6 6
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 8 6 6
Hypertensive untreated
Nurse / nurse equivalent 17 15 16 13 13 13
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 14 13 14
Total with hypertension
Nurse / nurse equivalent 33 31 32 29 26 27
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 29 27 28
All adults
Normotensive
Nurse / nurse equivalent 67 67 67 72 72 70
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 71 71 70
Hypertensive controlled
Nurse / nurse equivalent 7 9 8 6 8 8
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 6 8 8
Hypertensive uncontrolled
Nurse / nurse equivalent 5 8 8 7 6 6
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 7 6 6
Hypertensive untreated
Nurse / nurse equivalent 18 17 17 15 14 15
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 16 15 16
Total with hypertension
Nurse / nurse equivalent 33 33 33 28 28 30
Interviewer n/a n/a n/a 29 29 30
Bases (weighted):
Men 2032 899 815 879 888 754
Women 2383 998 879 949 959 826
All adults 4415 1897 1694 1828 1847 1580
Bases (unweighted):
Men 1933 839 736 828 802 668
Women 2538 1084 978 1037 1062 902
All adults 4471 1923 1714 1865 1864 1570

a Measurements were taken by an interviewer from 2012 onwards and converted to an equivalent of the nurse measure


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