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Disparities Data Details D-15 by Educational Attainment for 2009-12

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment for 2009-12
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 2009-12 Disparity
College graduate or above 77.2
CI 66.3/85.4
SE 4.626
x 1.000
Best rate
High school (including GED or equivalent) 68.6
CI 56.3/78.8
SE 5.545
x 1.125
CI
1.000/ 1.328
Some college or AA degree 66.7
CI 53.7/77.6
SE 5.943
x 1.158
CI
1.000/ 1.381
< High school 64.7
CI 55.2/73.2
SE 4.457
x 1.193
CI
1.000/ 1.387
Average group rate excluding best group rate 66.7
...
SE 6.555
x 1.158
CI 1.000/ 1.399

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 — 2009-12
  • The best group rate for this objective, 77.2% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with a college graduate or above education.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 64.7% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with a less than high school education.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 12.5 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.193 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.158 times the average rate for all other educational attainment groups (excluding the best), 66.7% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2009-12

Persons aged 25 years and over with a college graduate or above education achieved the best group rate for this objective, 77.2% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • 1.125 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with high school (including GED or equivalent) education.
  • 1.158 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with some college or AA degree.
  • 1.193 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with a less than high school education.
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