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Disparities Data Details AHS-3 by Race and Ethnicity for 2014

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2014
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 Race and Ethnicity 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
Race and Ethnicity 2014 Disparity
2 or more races 80.3
CI 77.1/83.5
SE 1.617
x 1.000
Best rate
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 79.9
CI 78.6/81.2
SE 0.678
x 1.005
CI
1.000/ 1.042
American Indian or Alaska Native only 78.6
CI 69.3/87.9
SE 4.748
x 1.022
CI
1.000/ 1.135
Asian only 71.6
CI 68.1/75.2
SE 1.824
x 1.121
CI
1.000/ 1.183
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 71.3
CI 69.5/73.0
SE 0.890
x 1.127
CI
1.000/ 1.172
Hispanic or Latino 68.3
CI 66.5/70.2
SE 0.940
x 1.175
CI
1.000/ 1.223
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 67.7
CI 51.8/83.6
SE 8.125
x 1.186
CI
1.000/ 1.449
Average group rate excluding best group rate 72.9
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SE 4.337
x 1.102
CI 1.000/ 1.222

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 — 2014
  • The best group rate for this objective, 80.3%, was attained by persons identifying with 2 or more races.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 67.7%, was attained by Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 12.6 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.186 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.102 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 72.9%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2014

Persons identifying with 2 or more races achieved the best group rate for this objective, 80.3%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population.
  • 1.121 times the rate for the Asian only population.
  • 1.127 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.175 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.186 times the rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only population.
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