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Disparities Data Details D-6 by Age Group for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2013-16
D-6 : Persons with diagnosed diabetes whose LDL cholesterol is under control (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 53.0 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 58.3 1, 3
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 Age Group for D-6

D-6 Improve lipid control among persons with diagnosed diabetes

Persons with diagnosed diabetes whose LDL cholesterol is under control (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 53.0 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 58.3 1, 3
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Age Group 2013-16 Disparity
65 years and over 67.8
CI 62.3/73.4
SE 2.705
x 1.000
Best rate
45-64 years 50.9
CI 41.1/60.7
SE 4.784
x 1.333
CI
1.000/ 1.576
18-44 years 39.8
CI 18.6/61.0
SE 9.887
x 1.703
CI
1.000/ 2.576
Average group rate excluding best group rate 45.4
...
SE 10.984
x 1.495
CI 1.000/ 2.239

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, 67.8%, was attained by persons aged 65 years and over.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 39.8%, was attained by persons aged 18-44 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 28.0 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.703 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.495 times the average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 45.4%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2013-16

Persons aged 65 years and over achieved the best group rate for this objective, 67.8%.

The best group rate was:

  • 1.333 times the rate among persons aged 45-64 years.
  • 1.703 times the rate among persons aged 18-44 years.
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