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Disparities Data Details IID-33 by Race and Ethnicity for 2008

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2008
IID-33 : TB patients tested for HIV (percent, 25–44 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 73.3 (2008)
2020 Target: 80.6
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 Race and Ethnicity for IID-33

IID-33 Increase the proportion of adults with tuberculosis (TB) who have been tested for HIV

TB patients tested for HIV (percent, 25–44 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 73.3 (2008)
2020 Target: 80.6
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2008 Disparity
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 87.8
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 1.000
Best rate
American Indian or Alaska Native, not Hispanic or Latino 84.6
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 1.037
White, not Hispanic or Latino 78.9
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 1.112
Hispanic or Latino 69.8
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 1.258
2 or more races, not Hispanic or Latino 68.2
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 1.287
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, not Hispanic or Latino 63.6
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 1.379
Asian, not Hispanic or Latino 62.3
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
x 1.409
Average group rate excluding best group rate 71.2
...
SE
x 1.232
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, 87.8%, was attained by Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 62.3%, was attained by Asian, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 25.5 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.409 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.232 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 71.2%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2008

Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 87.8%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.112 times the rate for the White, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.258 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.287 times the rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races, not Hispanic or Latino.
  • 1.379 times the rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.409 times the rate for the Asian, not Hispanic or Latino population.
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