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Disparities Data Details AHS-3 by Obesity Status for 2016

Disparities Details by Obesity Status for 2016
AHS-3 : Persons with a usual primary care provider (percent)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 76.3 (2007)
2020 Target: 83.9
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS), AHRQ
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 Obesity Status for AHS-3

AHS-3 Increase the proportion of persons with a usual primary care provider

Persons with a usual primary care provider (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 76.3 (2007)
2020 Target: 83.9
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Obesity Status 2016 Disparity
Obese 75.3
CI 73.8/76.8
SE 0.782
x 1.000
Best rate
Not obese 71.4
CI 70.1/72.6
SE 0.639
x 1.055
CI
1.000/ 1.079

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 Obesity Status — 2016
  • The better group rate for this objective, 75.3%, was attained by persons identifying as obese aged 18 years and over.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 71.4%, was attained by persons identifying as not obese aged 18 years and over.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 3.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Obesity Status — 2016

Persons identifying as obese aged 18 years and over achieved the better group rate for this objective, 75.3%.

The better group rate was <1.1 times the rate among persons identifying as not obese aged 18 years and over.

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