Visit coronavirus.gov for the latest Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) updates.

You are here

Disparities Data Details NWS-18 by Race and Ethnicity for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2013-16
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Race and Ethnicity 2013-16 Disparity
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 10.8
CI 10.6/11.1
SE 0.131
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Mexican American 11.1
CI 10.9/11.3
SE 0.105
÷ 1.025
CI
1.000/ 1.051
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 11.8
CI 11.6/12.0
SE 0.094
÷ 1.086
CI
1.000/ 1.112
Average group rate excluding best group rate 11.4
...
SE 0.141
÷ 1.055
CI 1.000/ 1.086

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, 10.8% (age adjusted), was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 11.8% (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 0.9 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), 11.4% (age adjusted), was <1.100 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2013-16

Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 10.8% (age adjusted).

  • The rate for the Mexican American 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.
FootnotesShow Footnotes