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Disparities Data Details PA-8.3.3 by Race and Ethnicity for 2015

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity 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 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 2015 Disparity
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 65.6
CI 56.1/74.0
SE 4.473
x 1.000
Best rate
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 61.4
CI 57.5/65.2
SE 1.915
x 1.068
CI
1.000/ 1.208
American Indian or Alaska Native only 57.1
CI 50.8/63.2
SE 3.105
x 1.148
CI
1.000/ 1.325
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 55.4
CI 50.9/59.8
SE 2.195
x 1.184
CI
1.000/ 1.348
Asian only 54.7
CI 46.3/62.9
SE 4.145
x 1.198
CI
1.000/ 1.416
Hispanic or Latino 53.8
CI 51.9/55.7
SE 0.955
x 1.218
CI
1.000/ 1.368
2 or more races 51.6
CI 47.5/55.7
SE 2.029
x 1.271
CI
1.000/ 1.446
Average group rate excluding best group rate 55.7
...
SE 2.840
x 1.178
CI 1.000/ 1.355

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 — 2015
  • The best group rate for this objective, 65.6%, was attained by Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 51.6%, was attained by persons identifying with 2 or more races.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 14.0 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.271 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.178 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 55.7%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2015

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 65.6%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.148 times the rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population.
  • 1.184 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.198 times the rate for the Asian only population.
  • 1.218 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.271 times the rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races.
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