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Disparities Data Details PA-8.3.3 by Obesity Status for 2015

Disparities Details by Obesity Status for 2015
PA-8.3.3 : Adolescents using a computer for nonschool work for ≤2 hours a day (percent, grades 9–12)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 75.1 (2009)
2020 Target: 82.6
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 Obesity Status for PA-8.3.3

PA-8.3.3 Increase the proportion of adolescents in grades 9 through 12 who use a computer or play computer games outside of school (for nonschool work) for no more than 2 hours a day

Adolescents using a computer for nonschool work for ≤2 hours a day (percent, grades 9–12)

2020 Baseline (year): 75.1 (2009)
2020 Target: 82.6
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Obesity Status 2015 Disparity
Not obese 59.3
CI 56.6/61.9
SE 1.319
x 1.000
Best rate
Obese 53.4
CI 50.0/56.9
SE 1.707
x 1.109
CI
1.000/ 1.183

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 Obesity Status — 2015
  • The better group rate for this objective, 59.3%, was attained by persons identifying as not obese.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 53.4%, was attained by persons identifying as obese.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 5.8 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.109 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Obesity Status — 2015

Persons identifying as not obese achieved the better group rate for this objective, 59.3%.

The better group rate was 1.109 times the rate among persons identifying as obese.

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