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Disparities Data Details SA-14.3 by Sex for 2018

Disparities Details by Sex 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 Sex 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
Sex 2018 Disparity
Female 22.2
CI 21.5/22.9
SE 0.351
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Male 31.1
CI 30.3/31.9
SE 0.412
÷ 1.401
CI
1.000/ 1.449

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 Sex — 2018
  • The better group rate for this objective, 22.2%, was attained by the female population.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 31.1%, was attained by the male population.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 8.9 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.401 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Sex — 2018

The female population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 22.2%.

The rate for male the population was 1.401 times the better group rate.

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