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Table 2 Characteristics of patients with an ACSC* hospitalization for uncomplicated hypertension (aged 20 to 74, fiscal years 2012 to 2014)

From: ACSC Indicator: testing reliability for hypertension

  Study Population
  n %
Age (years)
 20-49 28 34.2
 50-64 30 36.6
 65-74 24 29.2
Sex
 Female 44 53.7
 Male 38 46.3
Adjusted household income (quintiles)
 1 (lowest) 12 14.6
 2 14 17.1
 3 9 11.0
 4 14 17.0
 5 (highest) 15 18.3
 Missing 18 22.0
Region
 Rural 4 4.9
 Urban 78 95.1
Charlson Comorbidity
 None 37 45.1
 Vascular related 43 52.4
 Not related 2 2.4
  1. *ACSC ambulatory care sensitive condition