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Disparities Data Details PA-8.2.2 by Age Group for 2007

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2007
PA-8.2.2 : Children and adolescents viewing television, videos, or video games for ≤2 hours a day (percent, 6–14 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 78.9 (2007)
2020 Target: 86.8
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
2007
Data Source: National Survey of Children's Health (NSCH), HRSA/MCHB and 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 Age Group for PA-8.2.2

PA-8.2.2 Increase the proportion of children and adolescents aged 6 to 14 years who view television, videos, or play video games for no more than 2 hours a day

Children and adolescents viewing television, videos, or video games for ≤2 hours a day (percent, 6–14 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 78.9 (2007)
2020 Target: 86.8
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Age Group 2007 Disparity
6-8 years 82.9
CI 81.3/84.5
SE 0.815
x 1.000
Best rate
9-11 years 78.2
CI 76.4/79.9
SE 0.899
x 1.060
CI
1.000/ 1.087
12-14 years 76.0
CI 74.3/77.7
SE 0.871
x 1.091
CI
1.000/ 1.119
Average group rate excluding best group rate 77.1
...
SE 1.251
x 1.076
CI 1.000/ 1.110

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 Age Group — 2007
  • The best group rate for this objective, 82.9%, was attained by children aged 6-8 years.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 76.0%, was attained by adolescents aged 12-14 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 6.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 77.1%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2007

Children aged 6-8 years achieved the best group rate for this objective, 82.9%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among children aged 9-11 years.
  • <1.1 times the rate among adolescents aged 12-14 years.
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