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Disparities Data Details OH-3.1 by Health Insurance Status for 1999-2004

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 1999-2004
OH-3.1 : Adults with untreated dental decay (percent, 35–44 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 27.8 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 25.0 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 Health Insurance Status for OH-3.1

OH-3.1 Reduce the proportion of adults aged 35 to 44 years with untreated dental decay

Adults with untreated dental decay (percent, 35–44 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 27.8 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 25.0 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Health Insurance Status 1999-2004 Disparity
Private 20.0
CI 16.6/23.4
SE 1.691
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Uninsured 46.3
CI 41.4/51.2
SE 2.437
÷ 2.317
CI
1.000/ 2.730
Public 49.7
CI 37.0/62.3
SE 6.245
÷ 2.487
CI
1.000/ 3.191
Average group rate excluding best group rate 39.7
...
SE 4.919
÷ 1.986
CI 1.000/ 2.542

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 Health Insurance Status — 1999-2004
  • The best group rate for this objective, 20.0%, was attained by persons with private insurance.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 49.7%, was attained by persons with public insurance.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 29.7 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 2.487 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other health insurance status groups (excluding the best), 39.7%, was 1.986 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 1999-2004

Persons with private insurance achieved the best group rate for this objective, 20.0%.

  • The rate among insured persons was 1.155 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among uninsured persons was 2.317 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons with public insurance was 2.487 times the best group rate.
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