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Disparities Data Details D-10 by Marital Status for 2016

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2016
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 2016 Disparity
Widowed 68.2
CI 43.9/92.6
SE 12.417
x 1.000
Best rate
Married 58.7
CI 52.9/64.5
SE 2.941
x 1.162
CI
1.000/ 1.585
Divorced or separated 58.3
CI 48.5/68.1
SE 4.995
x 1.170
CI
1.000/ 1.629
Never married 57.1
CI 49.8/64.5
SE 3.732
x 1.194
CI
1.000/ 1.641
Cohabiting partner 53.3
CI 41.8/64.9
SE 5.881
x 1.279
CI
1.000/ 1.816
Average group rate excluding best group rate 56.9
...
SE 5.232
x 1.200
CI 1.000/ 1.678

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 — 2016
  • The best group rate for this objective, 68.2% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were widowed.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 53.3% (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 14.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.279 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.200 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 56.9% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2016

Persons who were widowed achieved the best group rate for this objective, 68.2% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • 1.162 times the rate among persons who were married.
  • 1.170 times the rate among persons who were divorced or separated.
  • 1.194 times the rate among persons who were never married.
  • 1.279 times the rate among persons who were living with a cohabiting partner.
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