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Disparities Data Details NWS-15.1 by Marital Status for 2009-12

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2009-12
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 Marital 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
Marital Status 2009-12 Disparity
Married 0.90
CI 0.9/0.9
SE 0.019
x 1.000
Best rate
Never married 0.81
CI 0.7/0.9
SE 0.038
x 1.104
CI
1.000/ 1.202
Divorced or separated 0.81
CI 0.8/0.9
SE 0.025
x 1.110
CI
1.000/ 1.181
Cohabiting partner 0.81
CI 0.7/0.9
SE 0.032
x 1.113
CI
1.000/ 1.197
Widowed 0.79
CI 0.7/0.9
SE 0.052
x 1.132
CI
1.000/ 1.267
Average group rate excluding best group rate 0.81
...
SE 0.044
x 1.115
CI 1.000/ 1.227

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 Marital Status — 2009-12
  • The best group rate for this objective, 0.90 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 20 years and over who were married.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 0.79 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories (age adjusted), was attained by persons aged 20 years and over who were widowed.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.11 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories.
  • The best group rate was 1.132 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.115 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 0.8 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2009-12

Persons aged 20 years and over who were married achieved the best group rate for this objective, 0.90 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • 1.104 times the rate among persons aged 20 years and over who were never married.
  • 1.110 times the rate among persons aged 20 years and over who were divorced or separated.
  • 1.113 times the rate among persons aged 20 years and over who were living with a cohabiting partner.
  • 1.132 times the rate among persons aged 20 years and over who were widowed.
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