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Disparities Data Details HDS-17.1 by Sex for 2014

Disparities Details by Sex for 2014
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 Sex 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
Sex 2014 Disparity
Female 68.5
CI 67.4/69.7
SE 0.575
x 1.000
Best rate
Male 63.5
CI 62.3/64.6
SE 0.584
x 1.080
CI
1.000/ 1.102

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 Sex — 2014
  • The better group rate for this objective, 68.5% (age adjusted), was attained by the female population.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 63.5% (age adjusted), was attained by the male population.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 5.1 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Sex — 2014

The female population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 68.5% (age adjusted).

The better group rate was <1.1 times the rate for the male population.

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