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Disparities Data Details D-13 by Age Group for 2017

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2017
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Age Group 2017 7 Disparity
18-44 years 62.1
CI 57.7/66.3
SE 2.207
x 1.000
Best rate
65 years and over 61.1
CI 59.2/63.0
SE 0.987
x 1.016
CI
1.000/ 1.084
45-64 years 60.5
CI 58.6/62.5
SE 0.988
x 1.026
CI
1.000/ 1.094
Average group rate excluding best group rate 60.8
...
SE 1.396
x 1.021
CI 1.000/ 1.095

7 Based on 39 States (including DC), excluding AR, CT, HI, ID, IL, ME, MA, MS, OR, SD, TN, 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 Age Group — 2017
  • The best group rate for this objective, 62.1%, was attained by persons aged 18-44 years.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 60.5%, was attained by persons aged 45-64 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 1.6 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), 60.8%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2017

Persons aged 18-44 years achieved the best group rate for this objective, 62.1%.

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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