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Disparities Data Details STD-6.2 by Race and Ethnicity for 2016

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2016
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 2016 Disparity
Asian only 79.5
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 1.000
Best rate
2 or more races 128.2
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 1.613
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 143.3
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 1.803
American Indian or Alaska Native only 223.6
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 2.813
Hispanic or Latino 223.7
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 2.814
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 230.3
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 2.897
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 1164.9
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 14.653
Average group rate excluding best group rate 352.3
...
SE
÷ 4.432
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 — 2016
  • The best group rate for this objective, 79.5 new cases per 100,000 population, was attained by Asian only persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 1164.9 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 1085.4 new cases per 100,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 14.653 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 352.3 new cases per 100,000 population, was 4.432 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2016

Asian only persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 79.5 new cases per 100,000 population.

  • The rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races was 1.613 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.803 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population was 2.813 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Hispanic or Latino population was 2.814 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only population was 2.897 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population was 14.653 times the best group rate.
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