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Disparities Data Details HDS-21 by Sex for 2006-07

Disparities Details by Sex for 2006-07
HDS-21 : Physician office visits by adults with a history of cardiovascular disease that include prescription of aspirin or other antiplatelet medication to prevent recurrent cardiovascular events (percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 45.7 (2006–07)
2020 Target: 51.9 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NAMCS), 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 Sex for HDS-21

HDS-21 Increase the proportion of adults with a history of cardiovascular disease who are using aspirin or antiplatelet therapy to prevent recurrent cardiovascular events

Physician office visits by adults with a history of cardiovascular disease that include prescription of aspirin or other antiplatelet medication to prevent recurrent cardiovascular events (percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 45.7 (2006–07)
2020 Target: 51.9 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Sex 2006-07 2 Disparity
Female 49.4
CI 44.2/54.5
SE 2.652
x 1.000
Best rate
Male 40.9
CI 35.5/46.2
SE 2.723
x 1.207
CI
1.000/ 1.389

2 Baseline has been revised. See Data Details for more information.

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 Sex — 2006-07
  • The better group rate for this objective, 49.4%, was attained by the female population.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 40.9%, was attained by the male population.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 8.5 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.207 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Sex — 2006-07

The female population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 49.4%.

The better group rate was 1.207 times the rate for the male population.

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