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Disparities Data Details HDS-17.3 by Educational Attainment for 2009

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment 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 Educational Attainment 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
Educational Attainment 2009 Disparity
Advanced degree 95.1
CI 94.1/96.2
SE 0.536
x 1.000
Best rate
Associates degree 95.0
CI 94.0/96.1
SE 0.538
x 1.001
CI
1.000/ 1.015
Some college 93.6
CI 92.6/94.6
SE 0.493
x 1.017
CI
1.000/ 1.030
4-year college degree 93.0
CI 91.9/94.1
SE 0.572
x 1.023
CI
1.000/ 1.037
High school 92.7
CI 91.8/93.5
SE 0.444
x 1.027
CI
1.000/ 1.039
< High school 88.2
CI 86.8/89.6
SE 0.703
x 1.079
CI
1.000/ 1.096
Average group rate excluding best group rate 92.5
...
SE 0.623
x 1.029
CI 1.000/ 1.044

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 Educational Attainment — 2009
  • The best group rate for this objective, 95.1% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with an advanced degree.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 88.2% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with a less than high school education.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 6.9 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 educational attainment groups (excluding the best), 92.5% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2009

Persons aged 25 years and over with an advanced degree achieved the best group rate for this objective, 95.1% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with an associates degree.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with some college education.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with a 4-year college degree.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with a high school education.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with a less than high school education.
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