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Disparities Data Details FP-13.1 by Race and Ethnicity for 2015-17

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity 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 Race and Ethnicity 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:
Race and Ethnicity 2015-17 Disparity
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 60.9
CI 56.0/65.6
SE 2.385
x 1.000
Best rate
Hispanic or Latino 60.7
CI 51.4/69.2
SE 4.469
x 1.004
CI
1.000/ 1.152
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 53.2
CI 40.5/65.4
SE 6.337
x 1.145
CI
1.000/ 1.408
Average group rate excluding best group rate 56.9
...
SE 7.754
x 1.070
CI 1.000/ 1.351

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, 60.9%, was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 53.2%, 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 7.7 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.145 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), 56.9%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2015-17

White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 60.9%.

The best group rate was:

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