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Disparities Data Details OH-2.3 by Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) for 2013-16
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
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) 2013-16 Disparity
200-399 9.4
CI 6.3/13.7
SE 1.799
÷ 1.000
Best rate
100-199 18.0
CI 13.2/24.1
SE 2.656
÷ 1.924
CI
1.000/ 2.866
<100 20.8
CI 15.3/27.6
SE 3.020
÷ 2.217
CI
1.000/ 3.295
Average group rate excluding best group rate 19.4
...
SE 4.022
÷ 2.071
CI 1.000/ 3.297

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) — 2013-16
  • The best group rate for this objective, 9.4%, was attained by persons whose family incomes were 200-399% of the poverty guidelines.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 20.8%, 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 11.4 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 2.217 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other family income groups (excluding the best), 19.4%, was 2.071 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Family Income (percent poverty guidelines) — 2013-16

Persons whose family incomes were 200-399% of the poverty guidelines achieved the best group rate for this objective, 9.4%.

  • The rate among persons whose family incomes were 100-199% of the poverty guidelines was 1.924 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons whose family incomes were <100% of the poverty guidelines was 2.217 times the best group rate.
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