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Disparities Data Details HDS-15.2 by Health Insurance Status for 2012-13

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 2012-13
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 2012-13 Disparity
Private 18.3
CI 15.3/21.3
SE 1.510
x 1.000
Best rate
Public 18.2
CI 13.5/22.9
SE 2.406
x 1.007
CI
1.000/ 1.301
Uninsured 12.8
CI 5.5/20.1
SE 3.714
x 1.429
CI
1.000/ 2.346
Average group rate excluding best group rate 15.5
...
SE 4.426
x 1.181
CI 1.000/ 1.927

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 — 2012-13
  • The best group rate for this objective, 18.3%, was attained by persons aged under 65 years with private insurance.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 12.8%, was attained by uninsured persons aged under 65 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 5.5 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.429 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.181 times the average rate for all other health insurance status groups (excluding the best), 15.5%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2012-13

Persons aged under 65 years with private insurance achieved the best group rate for this objective, 18.3%.

The best group rate was:

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