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Disparities Data Details HDS-16.1 by Disability Status for 2017

Disparities Details by Disability Status for 2017
HDS-16.1 : Adults who are aware of heart attack symptoms and the importance of calling 9–1–1 (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 37.2 (2008)
2020 Target: 40.9 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), 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 Disability Status for HDS-16.1

HDS-16.1 Increase the proportion of adults aged 20 years and older who are aware of the early warning symptoms and signs of a heart attack and the importance of accessing rapid emergency care by calling 9–1–1 or another emergency number

Adults who are aware of heart attack symptoms and the importance of calling 9–1–1 (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 37.2 (2008)
2020 Target: 40.9 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Disability Status 2017 Disparity
People without disabilities 48.5
CI 47.1/49.9
SE 0.703
x 1.000
Best rate
People with disabilities 45.6
CI 42.6/48.5
SE 1.500
x 1.064
CI
1.000/ 1.129

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 Disability Status — 2017
  • The better group rate for this objective, 48.5% (age adjusted), was attained by persons without disabilities.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 45.6% (age adjusted), was attained by persons with disabilities.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 2.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Disability Status — 2017

Persons without disabilities achieved the better group rate for this objective, 48.5% (age adjusted).

The better group rate was <1.1 times the rate among persons with disabilities.

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