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Disparities Data Details NWS-20 by Age Group for 2005-08

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2005-08
NWS-20 : Mean total daily calcium intake (age adjusted, mg, 2+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 1,099 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 1,384 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 Age Group for NWS-20

NWS-20 Increase consumption of calcium in the population aged 2 years and older

Mean total daily calcium intake (age adjusted, mg, 2+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 1,099 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 1,384 1, 2
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Age Group 2005-08 Disparity
19 years and over 1129
CI 1,091.0/1,167.0
SE 18.670
x 1.000
Best rate
2-18 years 1015
CI 984.0/1,046.0
SE 15.220
x 1.112
CI
1.000/ 1.154

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 Age Group — 2005-08
  • The better group rate for this objective, 1129 milligrams, was attained by persons aged 19 years and over.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 1015 milligrams, was attained by children and adolescents aged 2-18 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 114 milligrams.
  • The best group rate was 1.112 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2005-08

Persons aged 19 years and over achieved the better group rate for this objective, 1129 milligrams.

The better group rate was 1.112 times the rate among children and adolescents aged 2-18 years.

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