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Disparities Data Details HDS-16.3 by Educational Attainment for 2014

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment 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 Educational Attainment 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
Educational Attainment 2014 Disparity
4-year college degree 94.4
CI 93.5/95.3
SE 0.451
x 1.000
Best rate
Advanced degree 93.9
CI 92.8/95.0
SE 0.550
x 1.005
CI
1.000/ 1.018
Some college 93.6
CI 92.7/94.6
SE 0.486
x 1.008
CI
1.000/ 1.020
Associates degree 93.4
CI 91.8/95.1
SE 0.838
x 1.010
CI
1.000/ 1.027
High school 93.3
CI 92.4/94.2
SE 0.458
x 1.011
CI
1.000/ 1.022
< High school 89.7
CI 88.5/91.0
SE 0.639
x 1.052
CI
1.000/ 1.067
Average group rate excluding best group rate 92.8
...
SE 0.682
x 1.017
CI 1.000/ 1.032

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 Educational Attainment — 2014
  • The best group rate for this objective, 94.4% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with a 4-year college degree.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 89.7% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with a less than high school education.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 4.6 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 educational attainment groups (excluding the best), 92.8% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2014

Persons aged 25 years and over with a 4-year college degree achieved the best group rate for this objective, 94.4% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with an advanced degree.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with some college education.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with an associates degree.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with a high school education.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with a less than high school education.
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