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Disparities Data Details HDS-17.3 by Marital Status for 2009

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2009
HDS-17.3 : Adults who are aware of the importance of calling 9–1–1 for a stroke (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 92.7 (2009)
2020 Target: 94.7
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 Marital Status for HDS-17.3

HDS-17.3 Increase the proportion of adults aged 20 years and older who are aware of the importance of accessing rapid emergency care for a stroke by calling 9–1–1 or another emergency number

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

2020 Baseline (year): 92.7 (2009)
2020 Target: 94.7
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Marital Status 2009 Disparity
Widowed 94.3
CI 92.8/95.7
SE 0.742
x 1.000
Best rate
Divorced or separated 93.7
CI 92.7/94.7
SE 0.495
x 1.006
CI
1.000/ 1.022
Cohabiting partner 93.3
CI 91.3/95.4
SE 1.032
x 1.010
CI
1.000/ 1.033
Married 93.0
CI 92.4/93.6
SE 0.319
x 1.014
CI
1.000/ 1.028
Never married 91.8
CI 90.6/93.0
SE 0.617
x 1.027
CI
1.000/ 1.045
Average group rate excluding best group rate 92.9
...
SE 0.773
x 1.014
CI 1.000/ 1.033

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 Marital Status — 2009
  • The best group rate for this objective, 94.3% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were widowed.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 91.8% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were never married.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 2.5 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 marital status groups (excluding the best), 92.9% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2009

Persons who were widowed achieved the best group rate for this objective, 94.3% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who were divorced or separated.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who were living with a cohabiting partner.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who were married.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who were never married.
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