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Disparities Data Details TU-2.2 by Obesity Status for 2015

Disparities Details by Obesity Status for 2015
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 2015 Disparity
Not obese 10.0
CI 8.6/11.6
SE 0.744
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Obese 15.3
CI 12.8/18.0
SE 1.291
÷ 1.529
CI
1.000/ 1.841

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 — 2015
  • The better group rate for this objective, 10.0%, was attained by persons identifying as not obese.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 15.3%, was attained by persons identifying as obese.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 5.3 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.529 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Obesity Status — 2015

Persons identifying as not obese achieved the better group rate for this objective, 10.0%.

The rate among persons identifying as obese was 1.529 times the better group rate.

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