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Disparities Data Details FP-13.1 by Geographic Location for 2015-17

Disparities Details by Geographic Location for 2015-17
FP-13.1 : Adolescent females who talked to a parent about abstinence before age 18 years (percent, 15–19 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 61.4 (2006–10)
2020 Target: 67.5 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 Geographic Location for FP-13.1

FP-13.1 Increase the proportion of female adolescents who talked to a parent or guardian about abstinence before they were 18 years old

Adolescent females who talked to a parent about abstinence before age 18 years (percent, 15–19 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 61.4 (2006–10)
2020 Target: 67.5 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Geographic Location 2015-17 Disparity
Metropolitan 59.7
CI 55.3/64.1
SE 2.198
x 1.000
Best rate
Non-metropolitan 58.2
CI 47.7/67.9
SE 5.101
x 1.027
CI
1.000/ 1.201

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 Geographic Location — 2015-17
  • The better group rate for this objective, 59.7%, was attained by persons living in a metropolitan area.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 58.2%, was attained by persons living in a non-metropolitan area.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 1.6 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Geographic Location — 2015-17

Persons living in a metropolitan area achieved the better group rate for this objective, 59.7%.

The better group rate was <1.1 times the rate among persons living in a non-metropolitan area.

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