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Disparities Data Details D-13 by Race and Ethnicity for 2015

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2015
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 2015 6 Disparity
American Indian or Alaska Native only 68.5
CI 56.3/78.6
SE 5.753
x 1.000
Best rate
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 65.5
CI 60.5/70.2
SE 2.490
x 1.046
CI
1.000/ 1.217
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 62.2
CI 58.9/65.3
SE 1.642
x 1.102
CI
1.000/ 1.274
Asian only 56.0
CI 42.2/68.9
SE 6.960
x 1.223
CI
1.000/ 1.565
Hispanic or Latino 53.8
CI 47.1/60.4
SE 3.418
x 1.274
CI
1.000/ 1.515
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 43.6
CI 23.6/65.9
SE 11.065
x 1.571
CI
1.000/ 2.438
2 or more races 37.8
CI 23.6/54.4
SE 8.081
x 1.813
CI
1.000/ 2.646
Average group rate excluding best group rate 53.2
...
SE 7.166
x 1.289
CI 1.000/ 1.674

6 Based on 38 States (including DC), excluding: AL, AK, ID, ME, MA, MS, MO, ND, OH, OR, SD, and WV.

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 — 2015
  • The best group rate for this objective, 68.5% (age adjusted), was attained by American Indian or Alaska Native only persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 37.8% (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 30.7 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.813 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.289 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 53.2% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2015

American Indian or Alaska Native only persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 68.5% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.102 times the rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.223 times the rate for the Asian only population.
  • 1.274 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.571 times the rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only population.
  • 1.813 times the rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races.
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