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Disparities Data Details IID-25.1 by Race and Ethnicity for 2008

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2008
IID-25.1 : New hepatitis B infections in adults (per 100,000 population, 19+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 2.0 (2007)
2020 Target: 1.5
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System (NNDSS), CDC/CSELS; 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 Race and Ethnicity for IID-25.1

IID-25.1 Reduce new hepatitis B infections in adults aged 19 and older

New hepatitis B infections in adults (per 100,000 population, 19+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 2.0 (2007)
2020 Target: 1.5
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2008 Disparity
Hispanic or Latino 1.2
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 1.000
Best rate
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 1.2
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 1.000
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 3.1
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 2.583
Average group rate excluding best group rate 2.2
...
SE
÷ 1.792
CI /

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 — 2008
  • The best group rate for this objective, 1.2 cases per 100,000, was attained by Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 3.1 cases per 100,000, was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 1.9 cases per 100,000.
  • The worst group rate was 2.583 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 2.2 cases per 100,000, was 1.792 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2008

Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 1.2 cases per 100,000.

  • The rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population was <1.1 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population was 2.583 times the best group rate.
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