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Disparities Data Details HDS-17.2 by Family Type for 2009

Disparities Details by Family Type 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 Family Type 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
Family Type 2009 Disparity
Two parent family with children 57.0
CI 52.6/61.3
SE 2.230
x 1.000
Best rate
Married couple or partners 56.9
CI 55.0/58.8
SE 0.975
x 1.001
CI
1.000/ 1.074
Single parent with children 55.2
CI 48.5/61.9
SE 3.402
x 1.032
CI
1.000/ 1.164
Single 52.7
CI 51.2/54.2
SE 0.765
x 1.080
CI
1.000/ 1.157
Other 51.1
CI 49.2/52.9
SE 0.947
x 1.115
CI
1.000/ 1.198
Average group rate excluding best group rate 54.0
...
SE 2.161
x 1.055
CI 1.000/ 1.157

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 Family Type — 2009
  • The best group rate for this objective, 57.0% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who identify their family type as two parent family with children.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 51.1% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who identify their family type as other.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 5.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.115 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the average rate for all other family type groups (excluding the best), 54.0% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Family Type — 2009

Persons who identify their family type as two parent family with children achieved the best group rate for this objective, 57.0% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as married couple or partners.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as single parent with children.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as single.
  • 1.115 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as other.
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