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Disparities Data Details SA-13.2 by Age Group for 2011

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2011
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 Age Group 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
Age Group 2011 Disparity
12-13 years 1.3
CI 1.0/1.8
SE 0.203
÷ 1.000
Best rate
14-15 years 6.7
CI 6.0/7.5
SE 0.386
÷ 5.117
CI
1.000/ 6.713
16-17 years 15.1
CI 14.1/16.1
SE 0.526
÷ 11.470
CI
1.000/14.890
Average group rate excluding best group rate 10.9
...
SE 0.652
÷ 8.293
CI 1.000/10.896

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 Age Group — 2011
  • The best group rate for this objective, 1.3%, was attained by adolescents aged 12-13 years.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 15.1%, was attained by adolescents aged 16-17 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 13.7 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 11.470 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 10.9%, was 8.293 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2011

Adolescents aged 12-13 years achieved the best group rate for this objective, 1.3%.

  • The rate among adolescents aged 14-15 years was 5.117 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among adolescents aged 16-17 years was 11.470 times the best group rate.
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