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Disparities Data Details NWS-18 by Race and Ethnicity for 2009-12

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2009-12
NWS-18 : Mean percent of total daily calorie intake from saturated fats (age adjusted, 2+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 11.3 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 9.9 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-18

NWS-18 Reduce consumption of saturated fat in the population aged 2 years and older

Mean percent of total daily calorie intake from saturated fats (age adjusted, 2+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 11.3 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 9.9 1, 2
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2009-12 Disparity
Mexican American 10.4
CI 10.2/10.6
SE 0.106
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 10.5
CI 10.3/10.7
SE 0.096
÷ 1.008
CI
1.000/ 1.031
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 11.1
CI 10.9/11.2
SE 0.084
÷ 1.060
CI
1.000/ 1.082
Average group rate excluding best group rate 10.8
...
SE 0.128
÷ 1.034
CI 1.000/ 1.061

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, 10.4% (age adjusted), was attained by Mexican American persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 11.1% (age adjusted), was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.6 percent.
  • The worst group rate was <1.100 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 10.8% (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, 10.4% (age adjusted).

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