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Disparities Data Details TU-11.1 by Race and Ethnicity for 2013-16

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2013-16
TU-11.1 : Children exposed to secondhand smoke (percent, nonsmokers, 3–11 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 52.2 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 47.0 1, 3
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), CDC/NCHS
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 TU-11.1

TU-11.1 Reduce the proportion of children aged 3 to 11 years exposed to secondhand smoke

Children exposed to secondhand smoke (percent, nonsmokers, 3–11 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 52.2 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 47.0 1, 3
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Race and Ethnicity 2013-16 Disparity
Mexican American 25.0
CI 19.8/31.0
SE 2.722
÷ 1.000
Best rate
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 38.1
CI 31.0/45.7
SE 3.605
÷ 1.521
CI
1.000/ 1.928
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 66.2
CI 59.1/72.6
SE 3.277
÷ 2.645
CI
1.000/ 3.219
Average group rate excluding best group rate 52.1
...
SE 4.872
÷ 2.083
CI 1.000/ 2.637

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 — 2013-16
  • The best group rate for this objective, 25.0%, was attained by Mexican American persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 66.2%, 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 41.2 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 2.645 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 52.1%, was 2.083 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2013-16

Mexican American persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 25.0%.

  • The rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.521 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population was 2.645 times the best group rate.
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