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Disparities Data Details FP-6 by Marital Status for 2006-10

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2006-10
FP-6 : Contraceptive use at most recent sexual intercourse by females at risk of unintended pregnancy or use by their partners (percent, females 15–44 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 83.3 (2006–10)
2020 Target: 91.6 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 Marital Status for FP-6

FP-6 Increase the proportion of females at risk of unintended pregnancy or their partners who used contraception at most recent sexual intercourse

Contraceptive use at most recent sexual intercourse by females at risk of unintended pregnancy or use by their partners (percent, females 15–44 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 83.3 (2006–10)
2020 Target: 91.6 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Marital Status 2006-10 2 Disparity
Divorced or separated 85.1
CI 79.8/89.2
SE 2.353
x 1.000
Best rate
Never married 84.0
CI 81.0/86.6
SE 1.391
x 1.013
CI
1.000/ 1.068
Married 83.9
CI 81.5/86.1
SE 1.148
x 1.014
CI
1.000/ 1.067
Cohabiting partner 78.9
CI 74.9/82.4
SE 1.896
x 1.078
CI
1.000/ 1.145
Average group rate excluding best group rate 82.3
...
SE 1.851
x 1.034
CI 1.000/ 1.096

2 Baseline has been revised. See Data Details for more information.

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 Marital Status — 2006-10
  • The best group rate for this objective, 85.1%, was attained by persons who were divorced or separated.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 78.9%, was attained by persons who were living with a cohabiting partner.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 6.2 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 82.3%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2006-10

Persons who were divorced or separated achieved the best group rate for this objective, 85.1%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who were never married.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who were married.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who were living with a cohabiting partner.
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