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Disparities Data Details D-5.1 by Educational Attainment for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment 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 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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Educational Attainment 2013-16 Disparity
Some college or AA degree 14.5
CI 9.8/20.9
SE 2.688
÷ 1.000
Best rate
College graduate or above 18.1
CI 10.7/28.9
SE 4.419
÷ 1.252
CI
1.000/ 2.074
< High school 21.3
CI 14.9/29.6
SE 3.606
÷ 1.475
CI
1.000/ 2.230
High school (including GED or equivalent) 22.3
CI 16.6/29.3
SE 3.118
÷ 1.544
CI
1.000/ 2.264
Average group rate excluding best group rate 20.6
...
SE 4.596
÷ 1.424
CI 1.000/ 2.296

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 — 2013-16
  • The best group rate for this objective, 14.5% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with some college or AA degree.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 22.3% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with high school (including GED or equivalent) education.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 7.9 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.544 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other educational attainment groups (excluding the best), 20.6% (age adjusted), was 1.424 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2013-16

Persons aged 25 years and over with some college or AA degree achieved the best group rate for this objective, 14.5% (age adjusted).

  • The rate among persons aged 25 years and over with a college graduate or above education was 1.252 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons aged 25 years and over with a less than high school education was 1.475 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons aged 25 years and over with high school (including GED or equivalent) education was 1.544 times the best group rate.
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