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Disparities Data Details D-5.1 by Race and Ethnicity for 2005-08

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2005-08
D-5.1 : Persons with diagnosed diabetes whose A1c value is greater than 9% (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 18.0 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 16.2 1, 3
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease 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 Race and Ethnicity for D-5.1

D-5.1 Reduce the proportion of persons with diabetes with an A1c value greater than 9 percent

Persons with diagnosed diabetes whose A1c value is greater than 9% (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 18.0 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 16.2 1, 3
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2005-08 2 Disparity
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 13.1
CI 8.3/20.1
SE 2.811
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Mexican American 26.0
CI 17.3/37.1
SE 4.680
÷ 1.977
CI
1.000/ 3.132
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 27.3
CI 22.4/32.8
SE 2.494
÷ 2.080
CI
1.000/ 3.051
Average group rate excluding best group rate 26.6
...
SE 5.303
÷ 2.029
CI 1.000/ 3.281

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 Race and Ethnicity — 2005-08
  • The best group rate for this objective, 13.1% (age adjusted), was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 27.3% (age adjusted), was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 14.2 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 2.080 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 26.6% (age adjusted), was 2.029 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2005-08

White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 13.1% (age adjusted).

  • The rate for the Mexican American population was 1.977 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population was 2.080 times the best group rate.
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