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Disparities Data Details D-5.1 by Educational Attainment for 2005-08

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment 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 Educational Attainment 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
Educational Attainment 2005-08 2 Disparity
High school (including GED or equivalent) 15.4
CI 9.4/24.1
SE 3.557
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Some college or AA degree 17.7
CI 11.4/26.6
SE 3.705
÷ 1.154
CI
1.000/ 1.927
< High school 22.5
CI 15.6/31.3
SE 3.873
÷ 1.462
CI
1.000/ 2.350
Average group rate excluding best group rate 20.1
...
SE 5.359
÷ 1.308
CI 1.000/ 2.338

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, 15.4% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with high school (including GED or equivalent) education.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 22.5% (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 7.1 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.462 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other educational attainment groups (excluding the best), 20.1% (age adjusted), was 1.308 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2005-08

Persons aged 25 years and over with high school (including GED or equivalent) education achieved the best group rate for this objective, 15.4% (age adjusted).

  • The rate among persons aged 25 years and over with some college or AA degree was 1.154 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons aged 25 years and over with a less than high school education was 1.462 times the best group rate.
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