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Disparities Data Details IID-29 by Age Group for 2007

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2007
IID-29 : New cases of tuberculosis (per 100,000 population)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 4.8 (2005)
2020 Target: 1.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National TB Surveillance System (NTSS), CDC/NCHHSTP; 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 IID-29

IID-29 Reduce tuberculosis (TB)

New cases of tuberculosis (per 100,000 population)

2020 Baseline (year): 4.8 (2005)
2020 Target: 1.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Age Group 2007 Disparity
0-14 years 1.3
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 1.000
Best rate
15-24 years 3.7
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 2.914
25-44 years 5.2
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 4.088
45-64 years 5.3
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 4.167
65 years and over 6.8
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 5.362
Average group rate excluding best group rate 5.2
...
SE
÷ 4.133
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 Age Group — 2007
  • The best group rate for this objective, 1.3 new case per 100,000 population, was attained by children and adolescents aged 0-14 years.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 6.8 new case 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 5.5 new case per 100,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 5.362 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 5.2 new case per 100,000 population, was 4.133 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2007

Children and adolescents aged 0-14 years achieved the best group rate for this objective, 1.3 new case per 100,000 population.

  • The rate among adolescents and young adults aged 15-24 years was 2.914 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons aged 25-44 years was 4.088 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons aged 45-64 years was 4.167 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons aged 65 years and over was 5.362 times the best group rate.
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