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Disparities Data Details HDS-3 by Age Group for 2008

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2008
HDS-3 : Stroke deaths (age adjusted, per 100,000 population)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 43.5 (2007)
2020 Target: 34.8 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National Vital Statistics System-Mortality (NVSS-M), CDC/NCHS; Bridged-race Population Estimates, CDC/NCHS and Census
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 Age Group for HDS-3

HDS-3 Reduce stroke deaths

Stroke deaths (age adjusted, per 100,000 population)

2020 Baseline (year): 43.5 (2007)
2020 Target: 34.8 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Age Group 2008 Disparity
<18 years 0.5
CI 0.4/0.5
SE 0.025
÷ 1.000
Best rate
18-44 years 2.4
CI 2.3/2.5
SE 0.046
÷ 5.238
CI
1.000/ 5.757
45-64 years 21.1
CI 20.8/21.4
SE 0.164
÷ 45.672
CI
1.000/49.966
65 years and over 295.3
CI 293.6/297.0
SE 0.873
÷ 639.843
CI
1.000/699.45
Average group rate excluding best group rate 106.3
...
SE 0.629
÷ 230.251
CI 1.000/251.802

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 Age Group — 2008
  • The best group rate for this objective, 0.5 deaths per 100,000 population, was attained by persons aged <18 years.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 295.3 deaths per 100,000 population, was attained by persons aged 65 years and over.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 294.8 deaths per 100,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 639.843 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 106.3 deaths per 100,000 population, was 230.251 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2008

Persons aged <18 years achieved the best group rate for this objective, 0.5 deaths per 100,000 population.

  • The rate among persons aged 18-44 years was 5.238 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons aged 45-64 years was 45.672 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons aged 65 years and over was 639.843 times the best group rate.
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