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Disparities Data Details D-13 by Age Group for 2014

Disparities Details by Age Group 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 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 2014 5 Disparity
65 years and over 64.9
CI 63.2/66.7
SE 0.901
x 1.000
Best rate
45-64 years 60.8
CI 58.6/62.9
SE 1.107
x 1.069
CI
1.000/ 1.110
18-44 years 60.3
CI 55.0/65.4
SE 2.665
x 1.076
CI
1.000/ 1.161
Average group rate excluding best group rate 60.6
...
SE 2.885
x 1.072
CI 1.000/ 1.164

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 Age Group — 2014
  • The best group rate for this objective, 64.9%, was attained by persons aged 65 years and over.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 60.3%, was attained by persons aged 18-44 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 4.6 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), 60.6%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2014

Persons aged 65 years and over achieved the best group rate for this objective, 64.9%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 45-64 years.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 18-44 years.
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