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Disparities Data Details FP-6 by Race and Ethnicity for 2011-15

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2011-15
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 Race and Ethnicity 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
Race and Ethnicity 2011-15 Disparity
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 82.5
CI 80.2/84.5
SE 1.097
x 1.000
Best rate
Hispanic or Latino 81.6
CI 78.5/84.4
SE 1.501
x 1.010
CI
1.000/ 1.049
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 79.0
CI 75.7/81.9
SE 1.568
x 1.044
CI
1.000/ 1.086
Average group rate excluding best group rate 80.3
...
SE 2.170
x 1.027
CI 1.000/ 1.079

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, 82.5%, was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 79.0%, was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 3.5 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 race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 80.3%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2011-15

White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 82.5%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
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