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Disparities Data Details AHS-3 by Race and Ethnicity for 2015

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2015
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 2015 Disparity
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 82.3
CI 74.8/89.8
SE 3.839
x 1.000
Best rate
2 or more races 80.0
CI 76.5/83.4
SE 1.759
x 1.029
CI
1.000/ 1.120
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 79.1
CI 77.8/80.4
SE 0.677
x 1.040
CI
1.000/ 1.125
American Indian or Alaska Native only 74.3
CI 61.7/86.9
SE 6.418
x 1.107
CI
1.000/ 1.301
Asian only 74.2
CI 71.4/77.0
SE 1.438
x 1.109
CI
1.000/ 1.205
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 72.6
CI 70.7/74.6
SE 0.996
x 1.133
CI
1.000/ 1.227
Hispanic or Latino 70.1
CI 68.4/71.7
SE 0.843
x 1.174
CI
1.000/ 1.271
Average group rate excluding best group rate 75.1
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SE 3.115
x 1.096
CI 1.000/ 1.215

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 — 2015
  • The best group rate for this objective, 82.3%, was attained by Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 70.1%, was attained by Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 12.2 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.174 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 75.1%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2015

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 82.3%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.107 times the rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population.
  • 1.109 times the rate for the Asian only population.
  • 1.133 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.174 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
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