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Disparities Data Details SA-14.3 by Race and Ethnicity for 2018

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity 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 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 2018 Disparity
Asian only 16.0
CI 14.0/18.3
SE 1.104
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 25.4
CI 23.9/27.0
SE 0.782
÷ 1.584
CI
1.000/ 1.794
American Indian or Alaska Native only 25.8
CI 22.4/29.6
SE 1.830
÷ 1.612
CI
1.000/ 1.896
2 or more races 26.2
CI 23.0/29.6
SE 1.675
÷ 1.633
CI
1.000/ 1.906
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 27.3
CI 26.6/28.0
SE 0.351
÷ 1.705
CI
1.000/ 1.914
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 27.3
CI 20.7/35.1
SE 3.674
÷ 1.705
CI
1.000/ 2.186
Hispanic or Latino 27.8
CI 26.4/29.2
SE 0.718
÷ 1.732
CI
1.000/ 1.955
Average group rate excluding best group rate 26.6
...
SE 2.045
÷ 1.662
CI 1.000/ 1.969

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 — 2018
  • The best group rate for this objective, 16.0%, was attained by Asian only persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 27.8%, was attained by Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 11.7 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.732 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 26.6%, was 1.662 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2018

Asian only persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 16.0%.

  • The rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.584 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population was 1.612 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races was 1.633 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.705 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only population was 1.705 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Hispanic or Latino population was 1.732 times the best group rate.
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