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Disparities Data Details IVP-29 by Age Group for 2017

Disparities Details by Age Group 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 Age Group 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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Age Group 2017 Disparity
65 years and over 2.0
CI 1.8/2.1
SE 0.062
÷ 1.000
Best rate
<18 years 2.3
CI 2.1/2.4
SE 0.055
÷ 1.146
CI
1.000/ 1.224
45-64 years 4.5
CI 4.4/4.7
SE 0.073
÷ 2.305
CI
1.000/ 2.443
18-44 years 11.1
CI 11.0/11.3
SE 0.098
÷ 5.662
CI
1.000/ 5.976
Average group rate excluding best group rate 6.0
...
SE 0.095
÷ 3.037
CI 1.000/ 3.219

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 — 2017
  • The best group rate for this objective, 2.0 homicides per 100,000 population, was attained by persons aged 65 years and over.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 11.1 homicides per 100,000 population, was attained by persons aged 18-44 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 9.2 homicides per 100,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 5.662 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 6.0 homicides per 100,000 population, was 3.037 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2017

Persons aged 65 years and over achieved the best group rate for this objective, 2.0 homicides per 100,000 population.

  • The rate among persons aged <18 years was 1.146 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons aged 45-64 years was 2.305 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons aged 18-44 years was 5.662 times the best group rate.
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