Magnitude :: Trend :: Relative Ratio :: Demographics Two Week Binge The proportion of students in grades 6, 8, 10 and 12 reporting having five or more drinks in a row on at least one occasion within past two weeks (Percent data) The relative ratio for Sumner County is 1.36 Sumner County has a relative ratio that is Increasing to/than the state rate.
Relative Ratio A Comparison between the statewide statistics and those for a community are represented by a relative ratio. The relative ratio is divided into three categories: Higher, Equal, and Lower.
Action Steps: Guiding Questions
How many youth does this represent? Is this more or less than was expected? In what year was the data the highest? What would be an acceptable level in your community? Trend: Looking to the statement above the graph, are the data points increasing, decreasing, or remaining the same? Is the data already moving in the best direction or will your community need to completely reverse the direction? Relative Ratio: Looking to the statement above the graph, in the most recent year is your community higher, lower, or the equal to the state? How much higher/lower is your community than the state?
Action Steps: Next Steps
