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Disparities Data Details FP-13.2 by Race and Ethnicity for 2015-17

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2015-17
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Race and Ethnicity 2015-17 Disparity
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 41.9
CI 32.2/52.4
SE 5.121
x 1.000
Best rate
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 41.2
CI 33.9/48.9
SE 3.754
x 1.019
CI
1.000/ 1.309
Hispanic or Latino 37.0
CI 30.2/44.5
SE 3.575
x 1.132
CI
1.000/ 1.463
Average group rate excluding best group rate 39.1
...
SE 5.184
x 1.073
CI 1.000/ 1.443

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, 41.9%, was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 37.0%, was attained by 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 1.132 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), 39.1%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2015-17

Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 41.9%.

The best group rate was:

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