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Disparities Data Details HDS-15.2 by Health Insurance Status for 2014-15

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 2014-15
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Health Insurance Status 2014-15 Disparity
Public 24.1
CI 14.5/33.6
SE 4.846
x 1.000
Best rate
Private 16.4
CI 12.4/20.4
SE 2.026
x 1.465
CI
1.000/ 2.161

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 — 2014-15
  • The better group rate for this objective, 24.1%, was attained by persons aged under 65 years with public insurance.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 16.4%, was attained by persons aged under 65 years with private insurance.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 7.6 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.465 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2014-15

Persons aged under 65 years with public insurance achieved the better group rate for this objective, 24.1%.

The better group rate was 1.465 times the rate among persons aged under 65 years with private insurance.

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