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Disparities Data Details D-13 by Race and Ethnicity for 2012

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2012
D-13 : Self-monitoring of blood glucose at least once daily among adults with diagnosed diabetes (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 65.9 (2012)
2020 Target: 72.5 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), CDC/NCCDPHP
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 D-13

D-13 Increase the proportion of adults with diabetes who perform self-blood glucose-monitoring at least once daily

Self-monitoring of blood glucose at least once daily among adults with diagnosed diabetes (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 65.9 (2012)
2020 Target: 72.5 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2012 2, 3 Disparity
2 or more races 76.5
CI 67.9/83.3
SE 3.934
x 1.000
Best rate
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 71.5
CI 66.6/76.0
SE 2.403
x 1.069
CI
1.000/ 1.183
American Indian or Alaska Native only 70.7
CI 61.8/78.3
SE 4.242
x 1.082
CI
1.000/ 1.232
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 64.9
CI 62.4/67.4
SE 1.291
x 1.178
CI
1.000/ 1.290
Hispanic or Latino 64.3
CI 56.7/71.1
SE 3.686
x 1.191
CI
1.000/ 1.351
Asian only 46.9
CI 33.9/60.4
SE 6.893
x 1.629
CI
1.000/ 2.104
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 41.7
CI 22.9/63.3
SE 10.369
x 1.835
CI
1.000/ 2.787
Average group rate excluding best group rate 60.0
...
SE 6.230
x 1.275
CI 1.000/ 1.542

2 Based on 33 States, excluding: AZ, CA, CO, DC, FL, IL, IN, IA, LA, MD, MA, MO, MT, NH, NY, ND, RI, and WA.

3 Baseline has been revised. See Data Details for more information.

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 — 2012
  • The best group rate for this objective, 76.5% (age adjusted), was attained by persons identifying with 2 or more races.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 41.7% (age adjusted), was attained by Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 34.8 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.835 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.275 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 60.0% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2012

Persons identifying with 2 or more races achieved the best group rate for this objective, 76.5% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population.
  • 1.178 times the rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.191 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.629 times the rate for the Asian only population.
  • 1.835 times the rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only population.
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