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Disparities Data Details PA-8.3.3 by Race and Ethnicity for 2017

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2017
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Race and Ethnicity 2017 Disparity
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 59.3
CI 56.2/62.3
SE 1.513
x 1.000
Best rate
American Indian or Alaska Native only 58.9
CI 53.0/64.6
SE 2.869
x 1.006
CI
1.000/ 1.101
Asian only 58.9
CI 53.7/64.0
SE 2.551
x 1.006
CI
1.000/ 1.093
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 55.9
CI 44.8/66.4
SE 5.402
x 1.061
CI
1.000/ 1.250
Hispanic or Latino 54.6
CI 51.7/57.5
SE 1.411
x 1.085
CI
1.000/ 1.152
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 52.8
CI 48.9/56.6
SE 1.919
x 1.123
CI
1.000/ 1.208
2 or more races 50.1
CI 46.1/54.0
SE 1.948
x 1.183
CI
1.000/ 1.278
Average group rate excluding best group rate 55.2
...
SE 3.268
x 1.074
CI 1.000/ 1.194

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 — 2017
  • The best group rate for this objective, 59.3%, was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 50.1%, was attained by persons identifying with 2 or more races.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 9.2 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.183 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 55.2%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2017

White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 59.3%.

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