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Disparities Data Details FP-6 by Family Income (percent poverty threshold) for 2015-17

Disparities Details by Family Income (percent poverty threshold) for 2015-17
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 Family Income (percent poverty threshold) 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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Family Income (percent poverty threshold) 2015-17 Disparity
400-499 84.6
CI 73.4/91.6
SE 4.475
x 1.000
Best rate
200-399 80.9
CI 76.2/84.9
SE 2.186
x 1.045
CI
1.000/ 1.152
<100 80.0
CI 73.7/85.1
SE 2.845
x 1.057
CI
1.000/ 1.174
500+ 79.6
CI 72.3/85.4
SE 3.262
x 1.063
CI
1.000/ 1.187
100-199 75.7
CI 68.9/81.3
SE 3.100
x 1.118
CI
1.000/ 1.248
Average group rate excluding best group rate 79.1
...
SE 3.323
x 1.070
CI 1.000/ 1.196

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 Family Income (percent poverty threshold) — 2015-17
  • The best group rate for this objective, 84.6%, was attained by persons whose family incomes were 400-499% of the poverty threshold.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 75.7%, was attained by persons whose family incomes were 100-199% of the poverty threshold.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 8.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.118 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the average rate for all other family income groups (excluding the best), 79.1%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Family Income (percent poverty threshold) — 2015-17

Persons whose family incomes were 400-499% of the poverty threshold achieved the best group rate for this objective, 84.6%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons whose family incomes were 200-399% of the poverty threshold.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons whose family incomes were <100% of the poverty threshold.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons whose family incomes were 500+% of the poverty threshold.
  • 1.118 times the rate among persons whose family incomes were 100-199% of the poverty threshold.
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