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Disparities Data Details STD-6.2 by Race and Ethnicity for 2015

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2015
STD-6.2 : New cases of gonorrhea among males (per 100,000 population, 15–44 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 216.5 (2008)
2020 Target: 194.8 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: STD Surveillance System (STDSS), CDC/NCHHSTP; Population Estimates, Census
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 STD-6.2

STD-6.2 Reduce gonorrhea rates among males aged 15 to 44 years

New cases of gonorrhea among males (per 100,000 population, 15–44 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 216.5 (2008)
2020 Target: 194.8 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2015 Disparity
Asian only 64.0
CI /
SE
÷ 1.000
Best rate
2 or more races 102.0
CI /
SE
÷ 1.594
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 112.5
CI /
SE
÷ 1.758
American Indian or Alaska Native only 173.0
CI /
SE
÷ 2.703
Hispanic or Latino 182.5
CI /
SE
÷ 2.852
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 189.8
CI /
SE
÷ 2.966
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 994.8
CI /
SE
÷ 15.544
Average group rate excluding best group rate 292.4
...
SE
÷ 4.569
CI /

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 — 2015
  • The best group rate for this objective, 64.0 new cases per 100,000 population, was attained by Asian only persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 994.8 new cases per 100,000 population, was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 930.8 new cases per 100,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 15.544 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 292.4 new cases per 100,000 population, was 4.569 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2015

Asian only persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 64.0 new cases per 100,000 population.

  • The rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races was 1.594 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.758 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population was 2.703 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Hispanic or Latino population was 2.852 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only population was 2.966 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population was 15.544 times the best group rate.
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