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Disparities Data Details SA-14.3 by Race and Ethnicity for 2017

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity 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 Race and Ethnicity 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
Race and Ethnicity 2017 Disparity
Asian only 14.4
CI 12.6/16.4
SE 0.976
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 24.9
CI 23.4/26.4
SE 0.763
÷ 1.728
CI
1.000/ 1.953
2 or more races 25.0
CI 21.9/28.5
SE 1.683
÷ 1.737
CI
1.000/ 2.032
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 26.6
CI 20.1/34.3
SE 3.628
÷ 1.843
CI
1.000/ 2.368
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 27.3
CI 26.5/28.0
SE 0.369
÷ 1.891
CI
1.000/ 2.118
Hispanic or Latino 28.6
CI 27.1/30.2
SE 0.773
÷ 1.987
CI
1.000/ 2.240
American Indian or Alaska Native only 30.8
CI 27.3/34.5
SE 1.817
÷ 2.135
CI
1.000/ 2.475
Average group rate excluding best group rate 27.2
...
SE 2.030
÷ 1.887
CI 1.000/ 2.227

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 Race and Ethnicity — 2017
  • The best group rate for this objective, 14.4%, was attained by Asian only persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 30.8%, was attained by American Indian or Alaska Native only persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 16.4 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 2.135 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 27.2%, was 1.887 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2017

Asian only persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 14.4%.

  • The rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.728 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races was 1.737 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only population was 1.843 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.891 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Hispanic or Latino population was 1.987 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population was 2.135 times the best group rate.
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