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Disparities Data Details C-16 by Family Type for 2018

Disparities Details by Family Type 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 Family Type 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
Family Type 2018 Disparity
Married couple or partners 72.9
CI 71.3/74.5
SE 0.807
x 1.000
Best rate
Single 61.1
CI 59.3/62.8
SE 0.898
x 1.193
CI
1.000/ 1.230
Other 59.3
CI 56.8/61.9
SE 1.299
x 1.228
CI
1.000/ 1.279
Two parent family with children 58.8
CI 50.1/67.5
SE 4.440
x 1.239
CI
1.000/ 1.405
Single parent with children 56.5
CI 43.2/69.7
SE 6.772
x 1.290
CI
1.000/ 1.573
Average group rate excluding best group rate 58.9
...
SE 4.763
x 1.237
CI 1.000/ 1.414

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 Family Type — 2018
  • The best group rate for this objective, 72.9% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who identify their family type as married couple or partners.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 56.5% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who identify their family type as single parent with children.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 16.4 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.290 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.237 times the average rate for all other family type groups (excluding the best), 58.9% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Family Type — 2018

Persons who identify their family type as married couple or partners achieved the best group rate for this objective, 72.9% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • 1.193 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as single.
  • 1.228 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as other.
  • 1.239 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as two parent family with children.
  • 1.290 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as single parent with children.
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