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Disparities Data Details FP-13.8 by Geographic Location for 2011-15

Disparities Details by Geographic Location for 2011-15
FP-13.8 : Adolescent males who talked to a parent about STDs before age 18 years (percent, 15–19 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 48.1 (2006–10)
2020 Target: 52.9 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-13.8

FP-13.8 Increase the proportion of male adolescents who talked to a parent or guardian about sexually transmitted diseases before they were 18 years old

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

2020 Baseline (year): 48.1 (2006–10)
2020 Target: 52.9 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Geographic Location 2011-15 Disparity
Metropolitan 50.8
CI 47.3/54.4
SE 1.793
x 1.000
Best rate
Non-metropolitan 45.7
CI 37.6/54.0
SE 4.160
x 1.113
CI
1.000/ 1.307

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 — 2011-15
  • The better group rate for this objective, 50.8%, was attained by persons living in a metropolitan area.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 45.7%, was attained by persons living in a non-metropolitan area.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 5.1 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.113 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Geographic Location — 2011-15

Persons living in a metropolitan area achieved the better group rate for this objective, 50.8%.

The better group rate was 1.113 times the rate among persons living in a non-metropolitan area.

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