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Disparities Data Details HDS-17.3 by Educational Attainment for 2017

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment for 2017
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Educational Attainment 2017 Disparity
Associates degree 97.3
CI 96.5/98.0
SE 0.379
x 1.000
Best rate
4-year college degree 97.2
CI 96.6/97.8
SE 0.306
x 1.001
CI
1.000/ 1.009
Some college 96.8
CI 96.1/97.5
SE 0.376
x 1.005
CI
1.000/ 1.014
Advanced degree 96.6
CI 95.9/97.4
SE 0.368
x 1.007
CI
1.000/ 1.016
High school 96.1
CI 95.4/96.8
SE 0.348
x 1.013
CI
1.000/ 1.021
< High school 93.7
CI 92.5/94.9
SE 0.624
x 1.038
CI
1.000/ 1.051
Average group rate excluding best group rate 96.1
...
SE 0.469
x 1.013
CI 1.000/ 1.023

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 — 2017
  • The best group rate for this objective, 97.3% (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with an associates degree.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 93.7% (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 3.6 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), 96.1% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2017

Persons aged 25 years and over with an associates degree achieved the best group rate for this objective, 97.3% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <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 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 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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