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Disparities Data Details SA-13.2 by Health Insurance Status for 2018

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 2018
SA-13.2 : Adolescents using marijuana in past 30 days (percent, 12–17 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 6.7 (2008)
2020 Target: 6.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), SAMHSA
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 Health Insurance Status for SA-13.2

SA-13.2 Reduce the proportion of adolescents reporting use of marijuana during the past 30 days

Adolescents using marijuana in past 30 days (percent, 12–17 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 6.7 (2008)
2020 Target: 6.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Health Insurance Status 2018 Disparity
Private 6.5
CI 5.9/7.1
SE 0.326
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Public 6.9
CI 6.1/7.6
SE 0.384
÷ 1.058
CI
1.000/ 1.198
Uninsured 7.3
CI 5.2/10.0
SE 1.192
÷ 1.122
CI
1.000/ 1.488
Average group rate excluding best group rate 7.1
...
SE 1.252
÷ 1.090
CI 1.000/ 1.476

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 Health Insurance Status — 2018
  • The best group rate for this objective, 6.5%, was attained by persons with private insurance.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 7.3%, was attained by uninsured persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.8 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.122 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other health insurance status groups (excluding the best), 7.1%, was <1.100 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2018

Persons with private insurance achieved the best group rate for this objective, 6.5%.

  • The rate among persons with public insurance was <1.1 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among uninsured persons was 1.122 times the best group rate.
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