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Disparities Data Details HDS-16.3 by Marital Status for 2014

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2014
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.

2020 Baseline (year): 91.8 (2008)
2020 Target: 93.8 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 Marital Status 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)

2020 Baseline (year): 91.8 (2008)
2020 Target: 93.8 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Marital Status 2014 Disparity
Married 93.8
CI 93.2/94.5
SE 0.321
x 1.000
Best rate
Cohabiting partner 93.8
CI 92.2/95.3
SE 0.795
x 1.001
CI
1.000/ 1.016
Divorced or separated 93.6
CI 92.3/94.9
SE 0.671
x 1.002
CI
1.000/ 1.015
Widowed 93.3
CI 90.0/96.5
SE 1.658
x 1.006
CI
1.000/ 1.036
Never married 92.9
CI 92.0/93.9
SE 0.489
x 1.010
CI
1.000/ 1.020
Average group rate excluding best group rate 93.4
...
SE 1.165
x 1.005
CI 1.000/ 1.026

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 Marital Status — 2014
  • The best group rate for this objective, 93.8% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were married.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 92.9% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were never married.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 93.4% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2014

Persons who were married achieved the best group rate for this objective, 93.8% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who were living with a cohabiting partner.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who were divorced or separated.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who were widowed.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who were never married.
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