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Disparities Data Details IID-30 by Country of Birth for 2008

Disparities Details by Country of Birth for 2008
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 Country of Birth 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
Country of Birth 2008 Disparity
US 85.9
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 1.000
Best rate
Outside US 82.3
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 1.044

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 Country of Birth — 2008
  • The better group rate for this objective, 85.9%, was attained by persons who were born in the US.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 82.3%, was attained by persons who were born outside the US.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 3.7 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Country of Birth — 2008

Persons born in the US achieved the better group rate for this objective, 85.9%.

The better group rate was <1.1 times the rate among persons born outside the US.

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