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Disparities Data Details FP-13.8 by Race and Ethnicity for 2011-15

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity 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 Race and Ethnicity 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
Race and Ethnicity 2011-15 Disparity
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 56.1
CI 49.4/62.6
SE 3.338
x 1.000
Best rate
Hispanic or Latino 54.4
CI 48.7/59.9
SE 2.827
x 1.032
CI
1.000/ 1.175
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 49.5
CI 44.7/54.2
SE 2.395
x 1.134
CI
1.000/ 1.287
Average group rate excluding best group rate 51.9
...
SE 3.705
x 1.081
CI 1.000/ 1.259

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, 56.1%, was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 49.5%, was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 6.6 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.134 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), 51.9%.
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, 56.1%.

The best group rate was:

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