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Disparities Data Details FP-13.2 by Race and Ethnicity for 2011-15

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2011-15
FP-13.2 : Adolescent males who talked to a parent about abstinence before age 18 years (percent, 15–19 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 41.2 (2006–10)
2020 Target: 45.3 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-13.2

FP-13.2 Increase the proportion of male adolescents who talked to a parent or guardian about abstinence before they were 18 years old

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

2020 Baseline (year): 41.2 (2006–10)
2020 Target: 45.3 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2011-15 Disparity
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 45.2
CI 38.4/52.2
SE 3.507
x 1.000
Best rate
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 43.3
CI 38.4/48.3
SE 2.512
x 1.045
CI
1.000/ 1.226
Hispanic or Latino 35.0
CI 30.8/39.5
SE 2.208
x 1.291
CI
1.000/ 1.522
Average group rate excluding best group rate 39.1
...
SE 3.345
x 1.155
CI 1.000/ 1.397

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 — 2011-15
  • The best group rate for this objective, 45.2%, was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 35.0%, was attained by Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 10.2 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.291 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.155 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 39.1%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2011-15

Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 45.2%.

The best group rate was:

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