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Disparities Data Details SA-14.3 by Geographic Location for 2017

Disparities Details by Geographic Location for 2017
SA-14.3 : Binge drinking in past month—Adults (percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 26.9 (2015)
2020 Target: 24.2 1, 3
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 Geographic Location for SA-14.3

SA-14.3 Reduce the proportion of persons engaging in binge drinking during the past 30 days—adults aged 18 years and older

Binge drinking in past month—Adults (percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 26.9 (2015)
2020 Target: 24.2 1, 3
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Geographic Location 2017 Disparity
Non-metropolitan 24.5
CI 23.3/25.8
SE 0.632
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Metropolitan 26.8
CI 26.1/27.4
SE 0.328
÷ 1.092
CI
1.000/ 1.145

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 Geographic Location — 2017
  • The better group rate for this objective, 24.5%, was attained by persons living in a non-metropolitan area.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 26.8%, was attained by persons living in a metropolitan area.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 2.3 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was <1.100 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Geographic Location — 2017

Persons living in a non-metropolitan area achieved the better group rate for this objective, 24.5%.

The rate among persons living in a metropolitan area was <1.1 times the better group rate.

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