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Disparities Data Details FP-12.3 by Health Insurance Status for 2011-15

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 2011-15
FP-12.3 : Adolescent females who received formal education on birth control before age 18 years (percent, 15–19 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 70.5 (2006–10)
2020 Target: 77.6 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), 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 Health Insurance Status for FP-12.3

FP-12.3 Increase the proportion of female adolescents who received formal instruction on birth control methods before they were 18 years old

Adolescent females who received formal education on birth control before age 18 years (percent, 15–19 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 70.5 (2006–10)
2020 Target: 77.6 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Health Insurance Status 2011-15 Disparity
Private 70.4
CI 65.6/74.7
SE 2.318
x 1.000
Best rate
Public 60.5
CI 55.4/65.4
SE 2.528
x 1.163
CI
1.000/ 1.270
Uninsured 58.4
CI 48.9/67.4
SE 4.719
x 1.204
CI
1.000/ 1.390
Average group rate excluding best group rate 59.4
...
SE 5.353
x 1.184
CI 1.000/ 1.386

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 Health Insurance Status — 2011-15
  • The best group rate for this objective, 70.4%, was attained by persons with private insurance.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 58.4%, was attained by uninsured persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 11.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.204 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.184 times the average rate for all other health insurance status groups (excluding the best), 59.4%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2011-15

Persons with private insurance achieved the best group rate for this objective, 70.4%.

The best group rate was:

  • 1.163 times the rate among persons with public insurance.
  • 1.204 times the rate among uninsured persons.
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