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Disparities Data Details HDS-21 by Race and Ethnicity for 2014-15

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity 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 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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Race and Ethnicity 2014-15 Disparity
White only 53.0
CI 48.6/57.3
SE 2.215
x 1.000
Best rate
Not Hispanic or Latino 52.4
CI 47.7/57.1
SE 2.415
x 1.011
CI
1.000/ 1.120
Hispanic or Latino 45.9
CI 34.7/57.2
SE 5.626
x 1.153
CI
1.000/ 1.427
Black or African American only 39.7
CI 28.0/51.4
SE 5.872
x 1.334
CI
1.000/ 1.718
Average group rate excluding best group rate 46.0
...
SE 5.998
x 1.151
CI 1.000/ 1.442

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 — 2014-15
  • The best group rate for this objective, 53.0%, was attained by White only persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 39.7%, was attained by Black or African American only persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 13.3 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.334 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.151 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 46.0%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2014-15

White only persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 53.0%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the Not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.153 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.334 times the rate for the Black or African American only population.
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