Disparities Details by Geographic Location for 2012
SA-18.3 : Steroid use among 12th 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 Geographic Location for SA-18.3
SA-18.3 Reduce steroid use among 12th graders
Steroid use among 12th graders in the past year (percent)
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, 1.01%, was attained by persons living in a non-metropolitan area.
- The worse group rate for this objective, 1.31%, was attained by persons living in a metropolitan area.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.30 percentage points.
- The worst group rate was 1.294 times the best group rate.
Persons living in a non-metropolitan area achieved the better group rate for this objective, 1.01%.
The rate among persons living in a metropolitan area was 1.294 times the better group rate.