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Disparities Data Details HDS-17.2 by Sex for 2009

Disparities Details by Sex for 2009
HDS-17.2 : Adults who are aware of stroke symptoms (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 53.9 (2009)
2020 Target: 59.3
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-17.2

HDS-17.2 Increase the proportion of adults aged 20 years and older who are aware of the early warning symptoms and signs of a stroke

Adults who are aware of stroke symptoms (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 53.9 (2009)
2020 Target: 59.3
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Sex 2009 Disparity
Female 56.3
CI 55.0/57.5
SE 0.621
x 1.000
Best rate
Male 51.3
CI 50.1/52.6
SE 0.630
x 1.096
CI
1.000/ 1.126

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 — 2009
  • The better group rate for this objective, 56.3% (age adjusted), was attained by the female population.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 51.3% (age adjusted), was attained by the male population.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 4.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Sex — 2009

The female population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 56.3% (age adjusted).

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

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