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Disparities Data Details OH-14.1 by Veteran Status for 2015-16

Disparities Details by Veteran Status for 2015-16
OH-14.1 : Adults who received information on reducing tobacco use from a dentist (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 10.5 (2011–12)
2020 Target: 13.2 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
2015-16
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 Veteran Status for OH-14.1

OH-14.1 Increase the proportion of adults who received information from a dentist or dental hygienist focusing on reducing tobacco use or on smoking cessation in the past year

Adults who received information on reducing tobacco use from a dentist (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 10.5 (2011–12)
2020 Target: 13.2 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Veteran Status 2015-16 Disparity
Veteran 22.6
CI 13.2/32.1
SE 4.424
x 1.000
Best rate
Non-veteran 10.9
CI 8.9/12.8
SE 0.919
x 2.077
CI
1.000/ 2.949

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 Veteran Status — 2015-16
  • The better group rate for this objective, 22.6%, was attained by veterans.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 10.9%, was attained by non-veterans.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 11.7 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 2.077 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Veteran Status — 2015-16

Veterans achieved the better group rate for this objective, 22.6%.

The better group rate was 2.077 times the rate among non-veterans.

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