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Disparities Data Details OH-14.3 by Educational Attainment for 2011-12

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment for 2011-12
OH-14.3 : Adults who were tested or referred for glycemic control by a dentist (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 5.7 (2011–12)
2020 Target: 7.3
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 Educational Attainment for OH-14.3

OH-14.3 Increase the proportion of adults who were tested or referred for glycemic control from a dentist or dental hygienist in the past year

Adults who were tested or referred for glycemic control by a dentist (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 5.7 (2011–12)
2020 Target: 7.3
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Educational Attainment 2011-12 Disparity
High school (including GED or equivalent) 9.9
CI 6.8/13.1
SE 1.500
x 1.000
Best rate
< High school 6.2
CI 3.7/8.7
SE 1.188
x 1.598
CI
1.000/ 2.384
More than high school 4.7
CI 3.1/6.3
SE 0.757
x 2.122
CI
1.000/ 3.053
Average group rate excluding best group rate 5.5
...
SE 1.409
x 1.823
CI 1.000/ 2.982

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 Educational Attainment — 2011-12
  • The best group rate for this objective, 9.9%, was attained by persons with high school (including GED or equivalent) education.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 4.7%, was attained by persons with a more than high school education.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 5.3 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 2.122 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.823 times the average rate for all other educational attainment groups (excluding the best), 5.5%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2011-12

Persons with high school (including GED or equivalent) education achieved the best group rate for this objective, 9.9%.

The best group rate was:

  • 1.598 times the rate among persons with a less than high school education.
  • 2.122 times the rate among persons with a more than high school education.
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