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Disparities Data Details AH-5.3.3 by Race and Ethnicity for 2013

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2013
AH-5.3.3 : Twelfth graders whose reading skills are at or above grade level (percent)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 35.4 (2005)
2020 Target: 38.9
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 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-5.3.3

AH-5.3.3 Increase the proportion of 12th grade students whose reading skills are at or above the proficient achievement level for their grade

Twelfth graders whose reading skills are at or above grade level (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 35.4 (2005)
2020 Target: 38.9
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2013 Disparity
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 47.0
CI 45.4/48.6
SE 0.795
x 1.000
Best rate
Hispanic or Latino 23.4
CI 21.5/25.3
SE 0.959
x 2.013
CI
1.000/ 2.166
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 15.8
CI 14.1/17.7
SE 0.915
x 2.976
CI
1.000/ 3.287
Average group rate excluding best group rate 19.6
...
SE 1.325
x 2.402
CI 1.000/ 2.694

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 — 2013
  • The best group rate for this objective, 47.0%, was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 15.8%, was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 31.2 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 2.976 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 2.402 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 19.6%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2013

White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 47.0%.

The best group rate was:

  • 2.013 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 2.976 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
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