Disparities Details by Sex for 2009
SA-18.1 : Steroid use among 8th graders in the past year (percent)
This chart compares rates by population.
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-18.1
SA-18.1 Reduce steroid use among 8th graders
Steroid use among 8th graders in the past year (percent)
1 Baseline has been revised. See Data Details for more information.
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.
- The better group rate for this objective, 0.46%, was attained by the female population.
- The worse group rate for this objective, 1.02%, was attained by the male population.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.56 percentage points.
- The worst group rate was 2.214 times the best group rate.
The female population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 0.46%.
The rate for male the population was 2.214 times the better group rate.