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Disparities Data Details D-10 by Marital Status for 2008

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2008
D-10 : Annual dilated eye examinations among adults with diagnosed diabetes (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 53.4 (2008)
2020 Target: 58.7
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 Marital Status for D-10

D-10 Increase the proportion of adults with diabetes who have an annual dilated eye examination

Annual dilated eye examinations among adults with diagnosed diabetes (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 53.4 (2008)
2020 Target: 58.7
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Marital Status 2008 Disparity
Widowed 64.5
CI 54.1/74.9
SE 5.305
x 1.000
Best rate
Never married 59.4
CI 50.1/68.7
SE 4.726
x 1.086
CI
1.000/ 1.311
Divorced or separated 52.7
CI 42.7/62.7
SE 5.120
x 1.224
CI
1.000/ 1.510
Married 51.1
CI 45.3/56.9
SE 2.968
x 1.263
CI
1.000/ 1.490
Cohabiting partner 48.8
CI 33.2/64.3
SE 7.928
x 1.323
CI
1.000/ 1.786
Average group rate excluding best group rate 53.0
...
SE 6.330
x 1.218
CI 1.000/ 1.546

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 Marital Status — 2008
  • The best group rate for this objective, 64.5% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were widowed.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 48.8% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were living with a cohabiting partner.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 15.8 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.323 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.218 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 53.0% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2008

Persons who were widowed achieved the best group rate for this objective, 64.5% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who were never married.
  • 1.224 times the rate among persons who were divorced or separated.
  • 1.263 times the rate among persons who were married.
  • 1.323 times the rate among persons who were living with a cohabiting partner.
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