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Disparities Data Details AH-5.1 by Race and Ethnicity for 2016-17

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2016-17
AH-5.1 : Students graduating from high school within 4 years of starting 9th grade (percent)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 79 (2010–11)
2020 Target: 87 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: Common Core of Data (CCD), ED/NCES
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 Race and Ethnicity for AH-5.1

AH-5.1 Increase the proportion of students who graduate with a regular diploma 4 years after starting 9th grade

Students graduating from high school within 4 years of starting 9th grade (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 79 (2010–11)
2020 Target: 87 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2016-17 Disparity
White, not Hispanic or Latino 89
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 1.000
Best rate
Hispanic or Latino 80
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 1.108
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 78
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 1.139
Average group rate excluding best group rate 79
...
SE
x 1.123
CI /

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 Race and Ethnicity — 2016-17
  • The best group rate for this objective, 89%, was attained by White, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 78%, was attained by Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 11 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.139 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.123 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 78.9%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2016-17

White, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 89%.

The best group rate was:

  • 1.108 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.139 times the rate for the Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino population.
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