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Disparities Data Details NWS-15.1 by Health Insurance Status for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 2013-16
NWS-15.1 : Mean daily intake of total vegetables (age adjusted, cup equivalents per 1,000 calories, 2+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 0.76 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 1.16 1, 2
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), CDC/NCHS
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 Health Insurance Status for NWS-15.1

NWS-15.1 Increase the contribution of total vegetables to the diets of the population aged 2 years and older

Mean daily intake of total vegetables (age adjusted, cup equivalents per 1,000 calories, 2+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 0.76 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 1.16 1, 2
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Health Insurance Status 2013-16 Disparity
Private 0.75
CI 0.7/0.8
SE 0.017
x 1.000
Best rate
Public 0.70
CI 0.7/0.7
SE 0.018
x 1.073
CI
1.000/ 1.136
Uninsured 0.69
CI 0.7/0.7
SE 0.013
x 1.087
CI
1.000/ 1.141
Average group rate excluding best group rate 0.70
...
SE 0.022
x 1.080
CI 1.000/ 1.153

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 Health Insurance Status — 2013-16
  • The best group rate for this objective, 0.75 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged under 65 years with private insurance.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 0.69 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories (age adjusted), was attained by uninsured persons aged under 65 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.06 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the average rate for all other health insurance status groups (excluding the best), 0.7 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2013-16

Persons aged under 65 years with private insurance achieved the best group rate for this objective, 0.75 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged under 65 years with public insurance.
  • <1.1 times the rate among uninsured persons aged under 65 years.
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