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Disparities Data Details IVP-29 by Geographic Location for 2017

Disparities Details by Geographic Location for 2017
IVP-29 : Homicides (age-adjusted, per 100,000 population)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 6.1 (2007)
2020 Target: 5.5
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National Vital Statistics System-Mortality (NVSS-M), CDC/NCHS; 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 Geographic Location for IVP-29

IVP-29 Reduce homicides

Homicides (age-adjusted, per 100,000 population)

2020 Baseline (year): 6.1 (2007)
2020 Target: 5.5
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Geographic Location 2017 Disparity
Non-metropolitan 5.3
CI 5.1/5.5
SE 0.114
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Metropolitan 6.3
CI 6.2/6.4
SE 0.049
÷ 1.190
CI
1.000/ 1.236

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 Geographic Location — 2017
  • The better group rate for this objective, 5.3 homicides per 100,000 population (age adjusted), was attained by persons living in a non-metropolitan area.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 6.3 homicides per 100,000 population (age adjusted), was attained by persons living in a metropolitan area.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 1.0 homicides per 100,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 1.190 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Geographic Location — 2017

Persons living in a non-metropolitan area achieved the better group rate for this objective, 5.3 homicides per 100,000 population (age adjusted).

The rate among persons living in a metropolitan area was 1.190 times the better group rate.

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