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Disparities Data Details SA-14.3 by Country of Birth for 2018

Disparities Details by Country of Birth 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 Country of Birth 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
Country of Birth 2018 Disparity
Outside US 19.6
CI 18.3/21.0
SE 0.677
÷ 1.000
Best rate
US 27.9
CI 27.3/28.5
SE 0.306
÷ 1.422
CI
1.000/ 1.509

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 Country of Birth — 2018
  • The better group rate for this objective, 19.6%, was attained by persons who were born outside the US.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 27.9%, was attained by persons who were born in the US.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 8.3 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.422 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Country of Birth — 2018

Persons born outside the US achieved the better group rate for this objective, 19.6%.

The rate among persons born in the US was 1.422 times the better group rate.

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