Heart Disease By the Numbers
30 Percent of adults who do NOT get any leisure time physical activity, increasing their risk for heart disease.
33 Percent of all deaths in America caused by heart disease.
39 Percent of all female deaths in the United States caused by heart disease, the #1 killer of American women.
68 Percent of American adults who are overweight or obese, increasing their risk for heart disease.
87 Percent of women who do not know heart disease is the greatest health threat for women.
87.5 Million—Number of American adults with high blood pressure.