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Disparities Data Details HDS-17.3 by Educational Attainment for 2014

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment for 2014
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 2014 Disparity
4-year college degree 96.5
CI 95.8/97.2
SE 0.353
x 1.000
Best rate
Some college 96.0
CI 95.2/96.8
SE 0.404
x 1.005
CI
1.000/ 1.014
Advanced degree 96.0
CI 95.1/96.9
SE 0.478
x 1.005
CI
1.000/ 1.015
Associates degree 95.8
CI 94.3/97.3
SE 0.765
x 1.007
CI
1.000/ 1.021
High school 95.2
CI 94.4/95.9
SE 0.371
x 1.014
CI
1.000/ 1.023
< High school 91.4
CI 90.2/92.6
SE 0.605
x 1.055
CI
1.000/ 1.069
Average group rate excluding best group rate 94.9
...
SE 0.608
x 1.017
CI 1.000/ 1.029

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 — 2014
  • The best group rate for this objective, 96.5% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with a 4-year college degree.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 91.4% (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 5.1 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), 94.9% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2014

Persons aged 25 years and over with a 4-year college degree achieved the best group rate for this objective, 96.5% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <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 an advanced degree.
  • <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 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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