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FP-7.2 Data Details

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FP-7.2 Increase the proportion of sexually experienced males aged 15 to 44 years who received reproductive health services

About the Data

Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.

Data Source: 
National Survey of Family Growth
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch: 
Yes
Measure: 
percent
Baseline (Year): 
14.8 (2006–10)
Target: 
16.3
Target-Setting Method: 
10 percent improvement
Numerator: 

Number of sexually experienced males ages 15 to 44 years who reported receiving at least one of the family planning/reproductive health services listed below in the last 12 months

Denominator: 

Number of sexually experienced males ages 15 to 44 years

Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective: 
Not applicable
Questions Used to Obtain the National Baseline Data: 

    From the 2006-2010 National Survey of Family Growth:

    [NUMERATOR:]

    (In the past 12 months, have you...) Received advice or counseling from a doctor or other medical care provider about using birth control methods?"

    1. Yes
    2. No

    (In the past 12 months, have you...) Received advice or counseling from a doctor or other medical care provider about using female methods of birth control?"

    1. Yes
    2. No

    (In the past 12 months, have you...) Received advice or counseling from a doctor or other medical care provider about using male methods of birth control (condoms or vasectomy)?

    1. Yes
    2. No

    (In the past 12 months, have you...) Received advice or counseling from a doctor or other medical care provider about getting surgically sterilized?

    1. Yes
    2. No

    (In the past 12 months, have you...) Received advice or counseling from a doctor or other medical care provider about sexually transmitted infections other than HIV, such as gonorrhea, Chlamydia, syphilis, or genital herpes?

    1. Yes
    2. No

    (In the past 12 months, have you...) Received advice or counseling from a doctor or other medical care provider about HIV or AIDS?

    1. Yes
    2. No
Data Collection Frequency: 
Periodic
Methodology Notes: 

    Males are considered to have received a reproductive health service if they received at least one of the following services in the last 12 months: birth control advice or counseling about female methods of birth control, birth control advice or counseling about male methods of birth control, sterilization advice, STD advice, or HIV advice. Sexually experienced refers to males who have ever had intercourse.

Revision History

Any change to the objective text, baseline, target, target-setting method or data source since the Healthy People 2020 launch.

Description of Changes Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch: 
In 2012, the original baseline was revised from 14.9 to 14.8 due to a change in the baseline year from 2006-2008 to 2006-2010. The target was adjusted from 16.4 to 16.3 to reflect the revised baseline using the original target-setting method.