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Disparities Data Details OH-2.3 by Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) for 1999-2004

Disparities Details by Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) for 1999-2004
OH-2.3 : Adolescents with untreated dental decay in their permanent teeth (percent, 13–15 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 17.0 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 15.3 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
1999-2004
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 Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) for OH-2.3

OH-2.3 Reduce the proportion of adolescents aged 13 to 15 years with untreated dental decay in their permanent teeth

Adolescents with untreated dental decay in their permanent teeth (percent, 13–15 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 17.0 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 15.3 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) 1999-2004 Disparity
400-499 6.2
CI 2.4/10.0
SE 1.861
÷ 1.000
Best rate
200-399 14.6
CI 10.9/18.4
SE 1.860
÷ 2.353
CI
1.000/ 4.017
100-199 24.3
CI 18.9/29.8
SE 2.702
÷ 3.915
CI
1.000/ 6.618
<100 27.9
CI 21.1/34.7
SE 3.370
÷ 4.484
CI
1.000/ 7.624
Average group rate excluding best group rate 22.3
...
SE 3.326
÷ 3.584
CI 1.000/ 6.212

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 Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) — 1999-2004
  • The best group rate for this objective, 6.2%, was attained by persons whose family incomes were 400-499% of the poverty guidelines.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 27.9%, was attained by persons whose family incomes were <100% of the poverty guidelines.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 21.7 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 4.484 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other family income groups (excluding the best), 22.3%, was 3.584 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) — 1999-2004

Persons whose family incomes were 400-499% of the poverty guidelines achieved the best group rate for this objective, 6.2%.

  • The rate among persons whose family incomes were 200-399% of the poverty guidelines was 2.353 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons whose family incomes were 100-199% of the poverty guidelines was 3.915 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons whose family incomes were <100% of the poverty guidelines was 4.484 times the best group rate.
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