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Disparities Data Details AHS-1.1 by Country of Birth for 2017

Disparities Details by Country of Birth for 2017
AHS-1.1 : Persons with medical insurance (percent, under 65 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 83.2 (2008)
2020 Target: 100
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), 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 Country of Birth for AHS-1.1

AHS-1.1 Increase the proportion of persons with medical insurance

Persons with medical insurance (percent, under 65 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 83.2 (2008)
2020 Target: 100
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Country of Birth 2017 Disparity
US 91.5
CI 91.1/91.9
SE 0.214
x 1.000
Best rate
Outside US 77.5
CI 75.9/79.1
SE 0.806
x 1.180
CI
1.000/ 1.201

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 Country of Birth — 2017
  • The better group rate for this objective, 91.5%, was attained by persons who were born in the US.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 77.5%, was attained by persons who were born outside the US.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 14.0 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.180 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Country of Birth — 2017

Persons born in the US achieved the better group rate for this objective, 91.5%.

The better group rate was 1.180 times the rate among persons born outside the US.

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