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Disparities Data Details HDS-21 by Race and Ethnicity for 2012-13

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2012-13
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 Race and Ethnicity 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
Race and Ethnicity 2012-13 Disparity
Black or African American only 48.9
CI 43.6/54.2
SE 2.706
x 1.000
Best rate
Not Hispanic or Latino 46.3
CI 42.5/50.1
SE 1.932
x 1.055
CI
1.000/ 1.183
White only 46.1
CI 42.3/49.8
SE 1.935
x 1.062
CI
1.000/ 1.190
Hispanic or Latino 36.2
CI 25.2/47.2
SE 5.603
x 1.351
CI
1.000/ 1.771
Average group rate excluding best group rate 42.9
...
SE 4.408
x 1.141
CI 1.000/ 1.383

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 Race and Ethnicity — 2012-13
  • The best group rate for this objective, 48.9%, was attained by Black or African American only persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 36.2%, was attained by Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 12.7 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.351 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.141 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 42.9%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2012-13

Black or African American only persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 48.9%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the Not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the White only population.
  • 1.351 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
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