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Disparities Data Details HDS-17.2 by Age Group for 2014

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2014
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 Age Group 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
Age Group 2014 Disparity
45-64 years 71.8
CI 70.7/72.9
SE 0.565
x 1.000
Best rate
65 years and over 68.7
CI 67.3/70.1
SE 0.716
x 1.046
CI
1.000/ 1.069
20-44 years 65.8
CI 64.5/67.1
SE 0.644
x 1.091
CI
1.000/ 1.114
Average group rate excluding best group rate 67.2
...
SE 0.963
x 1.068
CI 1.000/ 1.097

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 Age Group — 2014
  • The best group rate for this objective, 71.8%, was attained by persons aged 45-64 years.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 65.8%, was attained by persons aged 20-44 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 6.0 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 age groups (excluding the best), 67.2%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2014

Persons aged 45-64 years achieved the best group rate for this objective, 71.8%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 65 years and over.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 20-44 years.
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