Disparities Details by Country of Birth for 2015-17
FP-12.2 : Adolescent males who received formal education on abstinence before age 18 years (percent, 15–19 years)
This chart compares rates by population.
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 Country of Birth for FP-12.2
FP-12.2 Increase the proportion of male adolescents who received formal instruction on abstinence before they were 18 years old
Adolescent males who received formal education on abstinence before age 18 years (percent, 15–19 years)
|Country of Birth||2015-17||Disparity|
|Outside US|| 75.0
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.
- The better group rate for this objective, 78.9%, was attained by persons who were born in the US.
- The worse group rate for this objective, 75.0%, was attained by persons who were born outside the US.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 3.9 percentage points.
- The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
Persons born in the US achieved the better group rate for this objective, 78.9%.
The better group rate was <1.1 times the rate among persons born outside the US.