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Disparities Data Details D-13 by Age Group for 2013

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2013
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 Age Group 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
Age Group 2013 4 Disparity
18-44 years 65.6
CI 61.9/69.1
SE 1.829
x 1.000
Best rate
65 years and over 64.9
CI 63.6/66.2
SE 0.666
x 1.010
CI
1.000/ 1.060
45-64 years 62.1
CI 60.4/63.7
SE 0.826
x 1.057
CI
1.000/ 1.112
Average group rate excluding best group rate 63.5
...
SE 1.061
x 1.033
CI 1.000/ 1.090

4 Based on 37 States (including DC), excluding: CA, CO, ID, MD, MA, MS, NH, NY, RI, SD, UT, VT, WA, 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 Age Group — 2013
  • The best group rate for this objective, 65.6%, was attained by persons aged 18-44 years.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 62.1%, was attained by persons aged 45-64 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 3.5 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 63.5%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2013

Persons aged 18-44 years achieved the best group rate for this objective, 65.6%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 65 years and over.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 45-64 years.
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