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Disparities Data Details FP-13.8 by Health Insurance Status for 2011-15

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status 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 Health Insurance Status 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
Health Insurance Status 2011-15 Disparity
Private 52.0
CI 47.5/56.5
SE 2.284
x 1.000
Best rate
Public 50.8
CI 45.9/55.6
SE 2.452
x 1.024
CI
1.000/ 1.140
Uninsured 36.7
CI 29.5/44.5
SE 3.806
x 1.418
CI
1.000/ 1.707
Average group rate excluding best group rate 43.7
...
SE 4.528
x 1.189
CI 1.000/ 1.431

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 Health Insurance Status — 2011-15
  • The best group rate for this objective, 52.0%, was attained by persons with private insurance.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 36.7%, was attained by uninsured persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 15.3 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.418 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.189 times the average rate for all other health insurance status groups (excluding the best), 43.7%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2011-15

Persons with private insurance achieved the best group rate for this objective, 52.0%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons with public insurance.
  • 1.418 times the rate among uninsured persons.
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