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Disparities Data Details HDS-16.3 by Country of Birth for 2014

Disparities Details by Country of Birth 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 Country of Birth 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
Country of Birth 2014 Disparity
US 94.1
CI 93.6/94.7
SE 0.280
x 1.000
Best rate
Outside US 89.9
CI 88.7/91.0
SE 0.580
x 1.047
CI
1.000/ 1.060

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 Country of Birth — 2014
  • The better group rate for this objective, 94.1% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were born in the US.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 89.9% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were born outside the US.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 4.3 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Country of Birth — 2014

Persons born in the US achieved the better group rate for this objective, 94.1% (age adjusted).

The better group rate was <1.1 times the rate among persons born outside the US.

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