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Disparities Data Details D-5.1 by Age Group for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2013-16
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 Age Group 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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Age Group 2013-16 Disparity
65 years and over 7.5
CI 5.3/10.4
SE 1.236
÷ 1.000
Best rate
45-64 years 18.7
CI 14.8/23.3
SE 2.062
÷ 2.506
CI
1.000/ 3.477
18-44 years 20.8
CI 14.5/29.0
SE 3.523
÷ 2.789
CI
1.000/ 4.119
Average group rate excluding best group rate 19.7
...
SE 4.082
÷ 2.648
CI 1.000/ 4.094

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 — 2013-16
  • The best group rate for this objective, 7.5%, was attained by persons aged 65 years and over.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 20.8%, was attained by persons aged 18-44 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 13.3 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 2.789 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 19.7%, was 2.648 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2013-16

Persons aged 65 years and over achieved the best group rate for this objective, 7.5%.

  • The rate among persons aged 45-64 years was 2.506 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons aged 18-44 years was 2.789 times the best group rate.
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