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Disparities Data Details SA-14.3 by Health Insurance Status for 2018

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 2018
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 Health Insurance Status 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
Health Insurance Status 2018 Disparity
Public 25.4
CI 24.2/26.5
SE 0.572
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Private 31.5
CI 30.8/32.3
SE 0.382
÷ 1.244
CI
1.000/ 1.298
Uninsured 33.2
CI 31.6/34.9
SE 0.835
÷ 1.311
CI
1.000/ 1.386
Average group rate excluding best group rate 32.4
...
SE 0.918
÷ 1.278
CI 1.000/ 1.356

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, 25.4%, was attained by persons aged under 65 years with public insurance.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 33.2%, was attained by uninsured persons aged under 65 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 7.9 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.311 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other health insurance status groups (excluding the best), 32.4%, was 1.278 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2018

Persons aged under 65 years with public insurance achieved the best group rate for this objective, 25.4%.

  • The rate among persons aged under 65 years with private insurance was 1.244 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among uninsured persons aged under 65 years was 1.311 times the best group rate.
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