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Disparities Data Details FP-12.8 by Race and Ethnicity for 2015-17

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2015-17
FP-12.8 : Adolescent males who received formal education on STDs before age 18 years (percent, 15–19 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 91.8 (2006–10)
2020 Target: 93.8 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 Race and Ethnicity for FP-12.8

FP-12.8 Increase the proportion of male adolescents who received formal instruction on sexually transmitted diseases before they were 18 years old

Adolescent males who received formal education on STDs before age 18 years (percent, 15–19 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 91.8 (2006–10)
2020 Target: 93.8 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Race and Ethnicity 2015-17 Disparity
Hispanic or Latino 94.9
CI 91.1/97.2
SE 1.450
x 1.000
Best rate
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 92.7
CI 87.9/95.7
SE 1.891
x 1.024
CI
1.000/ 1.068
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 90.0
CI 83.7/94.1
SE 2.533
x 1.055
CI
1.000/ 1.112
Average group rate excluding best group rate 91.4
...
SE 3.161
x 1.039
CI 1.000/ 1.106

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 Race and Ethnicity — 2015-17
  • The best group rate for this objective, 94.9%, was attained by Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 90.0%, was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 4.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 91.4%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2015-17

Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 94.9%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
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