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Disparities Data Details D-13 by Race and Ethnicity for 2014

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2014
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 2014 5 Disparity
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 64.6
CI 57.6/70.9
SE 3.405
x 1.000
Best rate
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 62.5
CI 58.3/66.5
SE 2.074
x 1.033
CI
1.000/ 1.145
American Indian or Alaska Native only 59.2
CI 41.2/75.0
SE 8.959
x 1.091
CI
1.000/ 1.420
Asian only 56.9
CI 43.7/69.2
SE 6.544
x 1.135
CI
1.000/ 1.397
Hispanic or Latino 55.5
CI 48.9/61.8
SE 3.305
x 1.164
CI
1.000/ 1.326
2 or more races 52.9
CI 41.3/64.2
SE 5.914
x 1.221
CI
1.000/ 1.497
Average group rate excluding best group rate 57.4
...
SE 6.582
x 1.125
CI 1.000/ 1.385

5 Based on 24 States, including: AL, AZ, CO, DE, DC, FL, GA, IN, IA, LA, ME, MS, NJ, NM, NE, ND, OH, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, WV, and WY.

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 — 2014
  • The best group rate for this objective, 64.6% (age adjusted), was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 52.9% (age adjusted), was attained by persons identifying with 2 or more races.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 11.7 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.221 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.125 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 57.4% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2014

Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 64.6% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population.
  • 1.135 times the rate for the Asian only population.
  • 1.164 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.221 times the rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races.
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