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Disparities Data Details FP-1 by Marital Status for 2008

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2008
FP-1 : Intended pregnancy (percent, females 15–44 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 51.0 (2002)
2020 Target: 56.0
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), CDC/NCHS; National Vital Statistics System-Natality (NVSS-N), CDC/NCHS; Surveillance Data for Abortion, CDC/NCCDPHP; Guttmacher Institute Abortion Provider Survey (APS), Guttmacher Institute
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 Marital Status for FP-1

FP-1 Increase the proportion of pregnancies that are intended

Intended pregnancy (percent, females 15–44 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 51.0 (2002)
2020 Target: 56.0
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Marital Status 2008 Disparity
Married 69.4
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 1.000
Best rate
Cohabiting partner 38.1
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 1.825
Formerly married 32.4
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 2.146
Never married 19.3
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 3.599
Average group rate excluding best group rate 29.9
...
SE
x 2.322
CI /

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 Marital Status — 2008
  • The best group rate for this objective, 69.4%, was attained by persons who were married.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 19.3%, was attained by persons who were never married.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 50.2 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 3.599 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 2.322 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 29.9%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2008

Persons who were married achieved the best group rate for this objective, 69.4%.

The best group rate was:

  • 1.825 times the rate among persons who were living with a cohabiting partner.
  • 2.146 times the rate among persons who were formerly married.
  • 3.599 times the rate among persons who were never married.
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