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Disparities Data Details IID-30 by Age Group for 2015

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2015
IID-30 : Tuberculosis patients completing curative therapy within 12 months (percent)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 81.9 (2005)
2020 Target: 93.0
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National TB Surveillance System (NTSS), CDC/NCHHSTP
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-30

IID-30 Increase treatment completion rate of all tuberculosis patients who are eligible to complete therapy

Tuberculosis patients completing curative therapy within 12 months (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 81.9 (2005)
2020 Target: 93.0
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Age Group 2015 Disparity
0-14 years 90.4
CI /
SE
x 1.000
Best rate
15-24 years 86.1
CI /
SE
x 1.050
65 years and over 84.3
CI /
SE
x 1.073
25-44 years 84.2
CI /
SE
x 1.073
45-64 years 83.8
CI /
SE
x 1.079
Average group rate excluding best group rate 84.6
...
SE
x 1.069
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 — 2015
  • The best group rate for this objective, 90.4%, was attained by children and adolescents aged 0-14 years.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 83.8%, was attained by persons aged 45-64 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 6.6 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 84.6%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2015

Children and adolescents aged 0-14 years achieved the best group rate for this objective, 90.4%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among adolescents and young adults aged 15-24 years.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 65 years and over.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 25-44 years.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 45-64 years.
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