Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2017
HDS-16.2 : Adults who are aware of heart attack symptoms (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.
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 Marital Status for HDS-16.2
HDS-16.2 Increase the proportion of adults aged 20 years and older who are aware of the early warning symptoms and signs of a heart attack
Adults who are aware of heart attack symptoms (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)
|Cohabiting partner|| 47.8
|Never married|| 46.2
|Divorced or separated|| 45.4
|Average group rate excluding best group rate||
CI 1.000/ 1.279
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.
- The best group rate for this objective, 53.9% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were widowed.
- The worst group rate for this objective, 45.4% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were divorced or separated.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 8.5 percentage points.
- The best group rate was 1.188 times the worst group rate.
- The best group rate was 1.119 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 48.2% (age adjusted).
Persons who were widowed achieved the best group rate for this objective, 53.9% (age adjusted).
The best group rate was:
- <1.1 times the rate among persons who were married.
- 1.128 times the rate among persons who were living with a cohabiting partner.
- 1.166 times the rate among persons who were never married.
- 1.188 times the rate among persons who were divorced or separated.