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Disparities Data Details FP-16.2 by Health Insurance Status for 2015-17

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 2015-17
FP-16.2 : Females at risk of unintended pregnancy using effective contraception (percent, 15–19 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 45.4 (2011–15)
2020 Target: 54.1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS
Error Bar (I) represents the 95% confidence interval.
Additional footnotes may apply to these data. Please refer to footnotes below the data table for further information.
See also Disparities Overview by Health Insurance Status for FP-16.2

FP-16.2 Increase the percentage of adolescent females aged 15 to 19 years who are at risk of unintended pregnancy that adopt or continue use of the most effective or moderately effective methods of contraception

Females at risk of unintended pregnancy using effective contraception (percent, 15–19 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 45.4 (2011–15)
2020 Target: 54.1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Health Insurance Status 2015-17 Disparity
Public 64.1
CI 51.1/75.2
SE 6.126
x 1.000
Best rate
Private 54.2
CI 40.4/67.4
SE 6.895
x 1.182
CI
1.000/ 1.536

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Summary measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2015-17
  • The better group rate for this objective, 64.1%, was attained by persons with public insurance.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 54.2%, was attained by persons with private insurance.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 9.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.182 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2015-17

Persons with public insurance achieved the better group rate for this objective, 64.1%.

The better group rate was 1.182 times the rate among persons with private insurance.

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