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Disparities Data Details PA-8.2.3 by Sex for 2017

Disparities Details by Sex for 2017
PA-8.2.3 : Adolescents viewing television, videos, or video games for ≤ 2 hours a day (percent, grades 9–12)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 67.2 (2009)
2020 Target: 73.9
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS), CDC/NCHHSTP
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 Sex for PA-8.2.3

PA-8.2.3 Increase the proportion of adolescents in grades 9 through 12 who view television, videos, or play video games for no more than 2 hours a day

Adolescents viewing television, videos, or video games for ≤ 2 hours a day (percent, grades 9–12)

2020 Baseline (year): 67.2 (2009)
2020 Target: 73.9
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Sex 2017 Disparity
Female 79.4
CI 77.0/81.7
SE 1.138
x 1.000
Best rate
Male 79.2
CI 77.4/80.8
SE 0.849
x 1.004
CI
1.000/ 1.034

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 Sex — 2017
  • The better group rate for this objective, 79.4%, was attained by the female population.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 79.2%, was attained by the male population.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.3 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Sex — 2017

The female population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 79.4%.

The better group rate was <1.1 times the rate for the male population.

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