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Disparities Data Details C-16 by Health Insurance Status for 2018

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 2018
C-16 : Adults receiving colorectal cancer screening based on the most recent guidelines (age-adjusted, percent, 50–75 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 52.1 (2008)
2020 Target: 70.5
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 Health Insurance Status for C-16

C-16 Increase the proportion of adults who receive a colorectal cancer screening based on the most recent guidelines

Adults receiving colorectal cancer screening based on the most recent guidelines (age-adjusted, percent, 50–75 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 52.1 (2008)
2020 Target: 70.5
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Health Insurance Status 2018 Disparity
Private 64.3
CI 62.5/66.0
SE 0.888
x 1.000
Best rate
Public 61.6
CI 58.3/64.8
SE 1.642
x 1.044
CI
1.000/ 1.097
Uninsured 29.7
CI 25.0/34.5
SE 2.434
x 2.161
CI
1.000/ 2.477
Average group rate excluding best group rate 45.7
...
SE 2.936
x 1.408
CI 1.000/ 1.569

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, 64.3%, was attained by persons aged under 65 years with private insurance.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 29.7%, was attained by uninsured persons aged under 65 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 34.5 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 2.161 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.408 times the average rate for all other health insurance status groups (excluding the best), 45.7%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2018

Persons aged under 65 years with private insurance achieved the best group rate for this objective, 64.3%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged under 65 years with public insurance.
  • 2.161 times the rate among uninsured persons aged under 65 years.
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