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Disparities Data Details PA-8.3.3 by Race and Ethnicity for 2009

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2009
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 Race and Ethnicity 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
Race and Ethnicity 2009 Disparity
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 77.9
CI 75.1/80.4
SE 1.318
x 1.000
Best rate
American Indian or Alaska Native only 74.7
CI 69.2/79.5
SE 2.550
x 1.043
CI
1.000/ 1.110
Hispanic or Latino 74.3
CI 71.9/76.6
SE 1.152
x 1.047
CI
1.000/ 1.088
2 or more races 71.0
CI 66.8/74.9
SE 2.009
x 1.096
CI
1.000/ 1.157
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 69.6
CI 67.1/71.9
SE 1.201
x 1.119
CI
1.000/ 1.165
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 66.5
CI 60.6/71.9
SE 2.816
x 1.170
CI
1.000/ 1.262
Asian only 59.6
CI 53.4/65.5
SE 3.005
x 1.307
CI
1.000/ 1.426
Average group rate excluding best group rate 69.3
...
SE 2.460
x 1.124
CI 1.000/ 1.199

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 Race and Ethnicity — 2009
  • The best group rate for this objective, 77.9%, was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 59.6%, was attained by Asian only persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 18.3 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.307 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.124 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 69.3%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2009

White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 77.9%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races.
  • 1.119 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.170 times the rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only population.
  • 1.307 times the rate for the Asian only population.
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