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Disparities Data Details HDS-21 by Sex for 2014-15

Disparities Details by Sex for 2014-15
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Sex 2014-15 Disparity
Male 52.7
CI 46.3/59.1
SE 3.264
x 1.000
Best rate
Female 50.9
CI 46.1/55.7
SE 2.455
x 1.035
CI
1.000/ 1.178

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 — 2014-15
  • The better group rate for this objective, 52.7%, was attained by the male population.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 50.9%, was attained by the female population.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 1.8 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Sex — 2014-15

The male population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 52.7%.

The better group rate was <1.1 times the rate for the female population.

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