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Disparities Data Details HDS-17.1 by Geographic Location for 2017

Disparities Details by Geographic Location for 2017
HDS-17.1 : Adults who are aware of stroke symptoms and the importance of calling 9–1–1 (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 51.3 (2009)
2020 Target: 56.4
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 Geographic Location for HDS-17.1

HDS-17.1 Increase the proportion of adults aged 20 years and older who are aware of the early warning symptoms and signs of a stroke and the importance of accessing rapid emergency care by calling 9–1–1 or another emergency number

Adults who are aware of stroke symptoms and the importance of calling 9–1–1 (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 51.3 (2009)
2020 Target: 56.4
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Geographic Location 2017 Disparity
Non-metropolitan 68.2
CI 65.5/71.0
SE 1.398
x 1.000
Best rate
Metropolitan 67.2
CI 66.3/68.1
SE 0.460
x 1.016
CI
1.000/ 1.052

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 Geographic Location — 2017
  • The better group rate for this objective, 68.2% (age adjusted), was attained by persons living in a non-metropolitan area.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 67.2% (age adjusted), was attained by persons living in a metropolitan area.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 1.1 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Geographic Location — 2017

Persons living in a non-metropolitan area achieved the better group rate for this objective, 68.2% (age adjusted).

The better group rate was <1.1 times the rate among persons living in a metropolitan area.

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