Disparities Details by Geographic Location for 2008
HDS-16.3 : Adults who are aware of the importance of calling 9–1–1 for a heart attack (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 Geographic Location for HDS-16.3
HDS-16.3 Increase the proportion of adults aged 20 years and older who are aware of the importance of accessing rapid emergency care for a heart attack by calling 9–1–1 or another emergency number
Adults who are aware of the importance of calling 9–1–1 for a heart attack (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)
|Geographic Location||2008 2||Disparity|
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.
- The better group rate for this objective, 92.3% (age adjusted), was attained by persons living in a metropolitan area.
- The worse group rate for this objective, 89.1% (age adjusted), was attained by persons living in a non-metropolitan area.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 3.3 percentage points.
- The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
Persons living in a metropolitan area achieved the better group rate for this objective, 92.3% (age adjusted).
The better group rate was <1.1 times the rate among persons living in a non-metropolitan area.