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Disparities Data Details NWS-17.3 by Race and Ethnicity for 2009-12

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2009-12
NWS-17.3 : Mean percent of total daily calorie intake from solid fats and added sugars (age adjusted, 2+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 31.7 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 25.5 1, 2
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease 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-17.3

NWS-17.3 Reduce consumption of calories from solid fats and added sugars

Mean percent of total daily calorie intake from solid fats and added sugars (age adjusted, 2+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 31.7 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 25.5 1, 2
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2009-12 Disparity
Mexican American 28.5
CI 27.6/29.4
SE 0.446
÷ 1.000
Best rate
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 30.3
CI 29.5/31.0
SE 0.366
÷ 1.062
CI
1.000/ 1.097
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 31.5
CI 30.6/32.4
SE 0.441
÷ 1.103
CI
1.000/ 1.142
Average group rate excluding best group rate 30.9
...
SE 0.573
÷ 1.083
CI 1.000/ 1.127

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 — 2009-12
  • The best group rate for this objective, 28.5% (age adjusted), was attained by Mexican American persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 31.5% (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 2.9 percent.
  • The worst group rate was 1.103 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 30.9% (age adjusted), was <1.100 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2009-12

Mexican American persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 28.5% (age adjusted).

  • The rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population was <1.1 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.103 times the best group rate.
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