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Healthy People 2020 Overview of Health Disparities

Metadata Updated: August 24, 2023

The Overview of Health Disparities analysis is a component of the Healthy People 2020 (HP2020) Final Review. The analysis included 611 objectives in HP2020. This file contains summary level information used for the evaluation of changes in disparities during HP2020, including calculations for the disparities measures and the disparities change categories for all objectives and population characteristics in the analysis. See Technical Notes for the Healthy People 2020 Overview of Health Disparities ( for additional information and criteria for objectives, data years, and population characteristics included in the analysis and statistical formulas and definitions for the disparities measures.

Data for additional years during the HP2020 tracking period that are not included in the Overview of Health Disparities are available on the HP2020 website (

Note that “rate” as used may refer to a statistical rate expressed per unit population or a proportion, depending on how the HP2020 objective was defined.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: See this page for license information.

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Metadata Created Date March 10, 2022
Metadata Updated Date August 24, 2023
Data Update Frequency irregular

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Metadata Created Date March 10, 2022
Metadata Updated Date August 24, 2023
Publisher Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Data First Published 2022-03-09
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2023-08-23
Category NCHS
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency irregular
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Temporal 1997-01-01/2018-12-31

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