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Disparities Data Details D-16.2 by Marital Status for 2005-08

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2005-08
D-16.2 : Persons with prediabetes who are trying to lose weight (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 50.0 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 55.0 1
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 Marital Status for D-16.2

D-16.2 Increase the proportion of persons at high risk for diabetes with prediabetes who report trying to lose weight

Persons with prediabetes who are trying to lose weight (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 50.0 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 55.0 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Marital Status 2005-08 Disparity
Divorced or separated 62.4
CI 54.7/70.1
SE 3.745
x 1.000
Best rate
Never married 58.5
CI 51.3/65.6
SE 3.493
x 1.067
CI
1.000/ 1.226
Widowed 52.3
CI 28.2/76.4
SE 11.603
x 1.192
CI
1.000/ 1.740
Married 49.1
CI 43.5/54.7
SE 2.734
x 1.270
CI
1.000/ 1.454
Cohabiting partner 48.5
CI 34.6/62.5
SE 6.682
x 1.285
CI
1.000/ 1.645
Average group rate excluding best group rate 52.1
...
SE 8.144
x 1.197
CI 1.000/ 1.577

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 Marital Status — 2005-08
  • The best group rate for this objective, 62.4% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 20 years and over who were divorced or separated.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 48.5% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 20 years and over who were living with a cohabiting partner.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 13.8 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.285 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.197 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 52.1% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2005-08

Persons aged 20 years and over who were divorced or separated achieved the best group rate for this objective, 62.4% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 20 years and over who were never married.
  • 1.192 times the rate among persons aged 20 years and over who were widowed.
  • 1.270 times the rate among persons aged 20 years and over who were married.
  • 1.285 times the rate among persons aged 20 years and over who were living with a cohabiting partner.
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