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Disparities Data Details HDS-15.1 by Race and Ethnicity for 2014-15

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2014-15
HDS-15.1 : Physician office visits by women with no history of cardiovascular disease that include prescription of aspirin or other antiplatelet medication (percent, 55-79 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 17.7 (2006–07)
2020 Target: 24.8
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NAMCS), 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 HDS-15.1

HDS-15.1 Increase aspirin use as recommended among women aged 55 to 79 years with no history of cardiovascular disease

Physician office visits by women with no history of cardiovascular disease that include prescription of aspirin or other antiplatelet medication (percent, 55-79 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 17.7 (2006–07)
2020 Target: 24.8
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Race and Ethnicity 2014-15 Disparity
Not Hispanic or Latino 22.8
CI 17.6/28.0
SE 2.637
x 1.000
Best rate
White only 21.1
CI 15.7/26.4
SE 2.709
x 1.084
CI
1.000/ 1.440
Black or African American only 20.7
CI 9.0/32.4
SE 5.830
x 1.102
CI
1.000/ 1.817
Average group rate excluding best group rate 20.8
...
SE 6.163
x 1.098
CI 1.000/ 1.853

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 — 2014-15
  • The best group rate for this objective, 22.8%, was attained by Not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 20.6%, 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 2.2 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.108 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), 20.8%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2014-15

Not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 22.8%.

The best group rate was:

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