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Disparities Data Details NWS-15.1 by Race and Ethnicity for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity 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 Race and Ethnicity 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
Race and Ethnicity 2013-16 Disparity
Mexican American 0.80
CI 0.8/0.8
SE 0.015
x 1.000
Best rate
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 0.75
CI 0.7/0.8
SE 0.017
x 1.065
CI
1.000/ 1.117
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 0.68
CI 0.7/0.7
SE 0.015
x 1.172
CI
1.000/ 1.229
Average group rate excluding best group rate 0.72
...
SE 0.022
x 1.116
CI 1.000/ 1.185

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 Race and Ethnicity — 2013-16
  • The best group rate for this objective, 0.80 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories (age adjusted), was attained by Mexican American persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 0.68 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories (age adjusted), was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.12 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories.
  • The best group rate was 1.172 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.116 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 0.7 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2013-16

Mexican American persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 0.80 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.172 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
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