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Disparities Data Details D-15 by Educational Attainment for 2005-08

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment for 2005-08
D-15 : Persons with diabetes whose condition has been diagnosed (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 72.5 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 79.8 1, 3
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), CDC/NCHS
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 Educational Attainment for D-15

D-15 Increase the proportion of persons with diabetes whose condition has been diagnosed

Persons with diabetes whose condition has been diagnosed (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 72.5 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 79.8 1, 3
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Educational Attainment 2005-08 2 Disparity
Some college or AA degree 82.3
CI 73.6/88.5
SE 3.617
x 1.000
Best rate
College graduate or above 76.1
CI 50.6/90.8
SE 9.534
x 1.081
CI
1.000/ 1.345
< High school 73.8
CI 64.0/81.7
SE 4.342
x 1.115
CI
1.000/ 1.258
High school (including GED or equivalent) 57.7
CI 43.8/70.4
SE 6.598
x 1.426
CI
1.000/ 1.745
Average group rate excluding best group rate 69.2
...
SE 8.755
x 1.189
CI 1.000/ 1.482

2 Baseline has been revised. See Data Details for more information.

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 Educational Attainment — 2005-08
  • The best group rate for this objective, 82.3% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with some college or AA degree.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 57.7% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with high school (including GED or equivalent) education.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 24.6 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.426 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.189 times the average rate for all other educational attainment groups (excluding the best), 69.2% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2005-08

Persons aged 25 years and over with some college or AA degree achieved the best group rate for this objective, 82.3% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with a college graduate or above education.
  • 1.115 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with a less than high school education.
  • 1.426 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with high school (including GED or equivalent) education.
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