Disparities Details by Sex for 2008
MHMD-4.1 : Adolescents with a major depressive episode in the past 12 months (percent, 12-17 years)
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 MHMD-4.1
MHMD-4.1 Reduce the proportion of adolescents aged 12 to 17 years who experience major depressive episodes (MDEs)
Adolescents with a major depressive episode in the past 12 months (percent, 12-17 years)
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, 4.3%, was attained by the male population.
- The worse group rate for this objective, 12.5%, was attained by the female population.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 8.2 percentage points.
- The worst group rate was 2.893 times the best group rate.
The male population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 4.3%.
The rate for female the population was 2.893 times the better group rate.