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Disparities Data Details TU-2.2 by Obesity Status for 2013

Disparities Details by Obesity Status for 2013
TU-2.2 : Adolescent cigarette smoking in past 30 days (percent, grades 9–12)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 19.5 (2009)
2020 Target: 16.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS), CDC/NCHHSTP
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 Obesity Status for TU-2.2

TU-2.2 Reduce use of cigarettes by adolescents (past month)

Adolescent cigarette smoking in past 30 days (percent, grades 9–12)

2020 Baseline (year): 19.5 (2009)
2020 Target: 16.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Obesity Status 2013 Disparity
Not obese 14.9
CI 12.8/17.3
SE 1.120
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Obese 19.9
CI 15.9/24.5
SE 2.124
÷ 1.330
CI
1.000/ 1.648

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 Obesity Status — 2013
  • The better group rate for this objective, 14.9%, was attained by persons identifying as not obese.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 19.9%, was attained by persons identifying as obese.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 4.9 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.330 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Obesity Status — 2013

Persons identifying as not obese achieved the better group rate for this objective, 14.9%.

The rate among persons identifying as obese was 1.330 times the better group rate.

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