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Disparities Data Details OH-3.3 by Educational Attainment for 2015-16

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment for 2015-16
OH-3.3 : Adults with untreated root surface caries (percent, 75+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 37.9 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 34.1 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 Educational Attainment for OH-3.3

OH-3.3 Reduce the proportion of adults aged 75 years and older with untreated root surface caries

Adults with untreated root surface caries (percent, 75+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 37.9 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 34.1 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Educational Attainment 2015-16 Disparity
More than high school 25.4
CI 19.8/32.0
SE 2.864
÷ 1.000
Best rate
High school (including GED or equivalent) 27.9
CI 16.9/42.5
SE 6.094
÷ 1.098
CI
1.000/ 1.644
< High school 42.1
CI 32.2/52.6
SE 4.845
÷ 1.653
CI
1.000/ 2.154
Average group rate excluding best group rate 35.0
...
SE 7.785
÷ 1.375
CI 1.000/ 2.072

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 — 2015-16
  • The best group rate for this objective, 25.4%, was attained by persons with a more than high school education.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 42.1%, was attained by persons with a less than high school education.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 16.6 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.653 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other educational attainment groups (excluding the best), 35.0%, was 1.375 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2015-16

Persons with a more than high school education achieved the best group rate for this objective, 25.4%.

  • The rate among persons high school (including GED or equivalent) education was <1.1 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons a less than high school education was 1.653 times the best group rate.
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