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Disparities Data Details HDS-15.2 by Health Insurance Status for 2006-07

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 2006-07
HDS-15.2 : Physician office visits by men with no history of cardiovascular disease that include prescription of aspirin or other antiplatelet medication (percent, 45-79 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 15.9 (2006–07)
2020 Target: 19.5 1
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 Health Insurance Status for HDS-15.2

HDS-15.2 Increase aspirin use as recommended among men aged 45 to 79 years with no history of cardiovascular disease

Physician office visits by men with no history of cardiovascular disease that include prescription of aspirin or other antiplatelet medication (percent, 45-79 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 15.9 (2006–07)
2020 Target: 19.5 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Health Insurance Status 2006-07 2 Disparity
Private 13.3
CI 10.0/16.5
SE 1.666
x 1.000
Best rate
Public 9.1
CI 4.6/13.7
SE 2.330
x 1.453
CI
1.000/ 2.320
Average group rate excluding best group rate 10.8
...
SE 2.732
x 1.224
CI 1.000/ 1.946

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 Health Insurance Status — 2006-07
  • The best group rate for this objective, 13.3%, was attained by persons aged under 65 years with private insurance.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 9.1%, was attained by persons aged under 65 years with public insurance.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 4.1 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.453 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.224 times the average rate for all other health insurance status groups (excluding the best), 10.8%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2006-07

Persons aged under 65 years with private insurance achieved the best group rate for this objective, 13.3%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among insured persons aged under 65 years.
  • 1.453 times the rate among persons aged under 65 years with public insurance.
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