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Disparities Data Details TU-2.2 by Obesity Status for 2017

Disparities Details by Obesity Status for 2017
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Obesity Status 2017 Disparity
Not obese 8.2
CI 6.8/9.9
SE 0.767
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Obese 10.1
CI 7.6/13.4
SE 1.424
÷ 1.236
CI
1.000/ 1.632

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 — 2017
  • The better group rate for this objective, 8.2%, was attained by persons identifying as not obese.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 10.1%, was attained by persons identifying as obese.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 1.9 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.236 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Obesity Status — 2017

Persons identifying as not obese achieved the better group rate for this objective, 8.2%.

The rate among persons identifying as obese was 1.236 times the better group rate.

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