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Disparities Data Details AH-5.5 by Health Insurance Status for 2018

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 2018
AH-5.5 : Adolescents who consider school work to be meaningful and important (percent, 12–17 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 26.4 (2008)
2020 Target: 29.0 1, 3
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), SAMHSA
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 AH-5.5

AH-5.5 Increase the proportion of adolescents who consider their school work to be meaningful and important

Adolescents who consider school work to be meaningful and important (percent, 12–17 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 26.4 (2008)
2020 Target: 29.0 1, 3
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Health Insurance Status 2018 Disparity
Public 28.4
CI 27.0/29.8
SE 0.721
x 1.000
Best rate
Uninsured 28.4
CI 23.8/33.4
SE 2.447
x 1.001
CI
1.000/ 1.161
Private 19.4
CI 18.4/20.4
SE 0.512
x 1.464
CI
1.000/ 1.555
Average group rate excluding best group rate 23.9
...
SE 2.500
x 1.189
CI 1.000/ 1.420

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 — 2018
  • The best group rate for this objective, 28.4%, was attained by persons with public insurance.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 19.4%, was attained by persons with private insurance.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 9.0 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.464 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.189 times the average rate for all other health insurance status groups (excluding the best), 23.9%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2018

Persons with public insurance achieved the best group rate for this objective, 28.4%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among uninsured persons.
  • 1.464 times the rate among persons with private insurance.
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