Disparities Details by Sex for 2010-11
IID-6 : Antibiotics prescribed for common cold (percent)
This chart compares rates by population.
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 Sex for IID-6
IID-6 Reduce outpatient visits where antibiotics were prescribed for the sole diagnosis of the common cold
Antibiotics prescribed for common cold (percent)
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.
- The better group rate for this objective, 28.1% of outpatient visits, was attained by the male population.
- The worse group rate for this objective, 33.5% of outpatient visits, was attained by the female population.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 5.5 percentage points.
- The worst group rate was 1.194 times the best group rate.
The male population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 28.1% of outpatient visits.
The rate for female the population was 1.194 times the better group rate.