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Maternal, Infant, and Child Health

Neonatal deaths (per 1,000 live births, <28 days)

2020 Baseline (year): 4.5 (2006)
2020 Target: 4.1
Desired Direction:

Fetal deaths (per 1,000 live births plus fetal deaths, 20+ weeks gestation)

2020 Baseline (year): 6.2 (2005)
2020 Target: 5.6
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2005        
Total 6.2
CI 6.2 / 6.3
SE 0.039








Sex









Male 6.4
CI 6.3 / 6.5
SE 0.055








Female 6.0
CI 5.9 / 6.1
SE 0.055








Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Asian or Pacific Islander 4.3
CI 4.0 / 4.6
SE 0.136








White 4.6
CI 4.5 / 4.7
SE 0.038








Hispanic or Latino 5.5
CI 5.3 / 5.6
SE 0.074








Black or African American 10.2
CI 9.9 / 10.4
SE 0.127








Not Hispanic or Latino 6.0
CI 5.9 / 6.1
SE 0.044








   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 11.1
CI 10.9 / 11.4
SE 0.138








   White, not Hispanic or Latino 4.8
CI 4.7 / 4.9
SE 0.046








American Indian or Alaska Native 4.4
CI 3.8 / 5.0
SE 0.314








Age group (of mother)









20-24 years 5.9
CI 5.7 / 6.0
SE 0.075








25-29 years 5.5
CI 5.3 / 5.6
SE 0.07








35 years and over 8.0
CI 7.8 / 8.3
SE 0.116








15-19 years 7.6
CI 7.3 / 7.8
SE 0.135








<15 years 12.3
CI 9.7 / 15.0
SE 1.355








30-34 years 5.8
CI 5.6 / 5.9
SE 0.078








Fetal and/or live birth weight









1,500 to 2,499g 13.2
CI 12.8 / 13.6
SE 0.218








2,500g or more 1.1
CI 1.1 / 1.1
SE 0.017








Less than 1,500g 195.7
CI 192.2 / 199.1
SE 1.745








Footnotes View Footnotes

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.

Perinatal deaths (per 1,000 live births plus fetal deaths, 28 weeks gestation to <7 days after birth)

2020 Baseline (year): 6.6 (2005)
2020 Target: 5.9
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2005        
Total 6.6
CI 6.6 / 6.7
SE 0.04








Sex









Male 7.0
CI 6.9 / 7.1
SE 0.058








Female 6.3
CI 6.1 / 6.4
SE 0.056








Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









White 5.3
CI 5.3 / 5.4
SE 0.041








Not Hispanic or Latino 6.6
CI 6.5 / 6.7
SE 0.046








   White, not Hispanic or Latino 5.4
CI 5.3 / 5.5
SE 0.049








   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 12.2
CI 11.9 / 12.5
SE 0.145








American Indian or Alaska Native 5.4
CI 4.7 / 6.1
SE 0.349








Black or African American 11.6
CI 11.3 / 11.9
SE 0.136








Asian or Pacific Islander 4.8
CI 4.5 / 5.0
SE 0.144








Hispanic or Latino 5.9
CI 5.8 / 6.1
SE 0.078








Age group (of mother)









35 years and over 8.0
CI 7.7 / 8.2
SE 0.116








30-34 years 6.0
CI 5.8 / 6.1
SE 0.079








20-24 years 6.6
CI 6.5 / 6.8
SE 0.08








25-29 years 5.9
CI 5.7 / 6.0
SE 0.072








<15 years 12.7
CI 10.0 / 15.4
SE 1.382








15-19 years 8.3
CI 8.1 / 8.6
SE 0.142








Fetal and/or live birth weight









1,500 to 2,499g 18.6
CI 18.1 / 19.1
SE 0.26








Less than 1,500g 234.0
CI 229.9 / 238.1
SE 2.098








2,500g or more 1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.02








Footnotes View Footnotes

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.

All Infant deaths (per 1,000 live births, <1 year)

2020 Baseline (year): 6.7 (2006)
2020 Target: 6.0
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Total 6.7
CI 6.6 / 6.8
SE 0.04
6.8
CI 6.7 / 6.8
SE 0.04
6.6
CI 6.5 / 6.7
SE 0.04
6.4
CI 6.3 / 6.5
SE 0.039
6.1
CI 6.1 / 6.2
SE 0.039
Sex









Male 7.3
CI 7.2 / 7.4
SE 0.058
7.4
CI 7.3 / 7.5
SE 0.058
7.2
CI 7.1 / 7.3
SE 0.058
7.0
CI 6.9 / 7.1
SE 0.058
6.7
CI 6.6 / 6.8
SE 0.057
Female 6.0
CI 5.9 / 6.1
SE 0.054
6.1
CI 6.0 / 6.2
SE 0.054
6.0
CI 5.9 / 6.1
SE 0.054
5.8
CI 5.6 / 5.9
SE 0.054
5.6
CI 5.5 / 5.7
SE 0.054
Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Black or African American 12.9
CI 12.6 / 13.2
SE 0.14
12.9
CI 12.7 / 13.2
SE 0.139
12.4
CI 12.1 / 12.6
SE 0.137
12.1
CI 11.8 / 12.4
SE 0.137
11.2
CI 10.9 / 11.5
SE 0.133
Not Hispanic or Latino 7.0
CI 6.9 / 7.1
SE 0.047
7.1
CI 7.0 / 7.2
SE 0.047
6.9
CI 6.8 / 7.0
SE 0.047
6.7
CI 6.6 / 6.8
SE 0.047
6.4
CI 6.3 / 6.5
SE 0.046
   White, not Hispanic or Latino 5.6
CI 5.5 / 5.7
SE 0.049
5.6
CI 5.5 / 5.7
SE 0.05
5.5
CI 5.4 / 5.6
SE 0.049
5.3
CI 5.2 / 5.4
SE 0.049
5.2
CI 5.1 / 5.3
SE 0.049
   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 13.4
CI 13.1 / 13.6
SE 0.148
13.3
CI 13.0 / 13.6
SE 0.147
12.7
CI 12.4 / 13.0
SE 0.144
12.4
CI 12.1 / 12.7
SE 0.144
11.5
CI 11.2 / 11.7
SE 0.14
White 5.6
CI 5.5 / 5.6
SE 0.041
5.6
CI 5.5 / 5.7
SE 0.041
5.6
CI 5.5 / 5.6
SE 0.041
5.3
CI 5.3 / 5.4
SE 0.041
5.2
CI 5.1 / 5.3
SE 0.041
Asian or Pacific Islander 4.6
CI 4.3 / 4.8
SE 0.138
4.8
CI 4.5 / 5.0
SE 0.137
4.5
CI 4.3 / 4.8
SE 0.134
4.4
CI 4.1 / 4.7
SE 0.133
4.3
CI 4.0 / 4.5
SE 0.132
American Indian or Alaska Native 8.3
CI 7.5 / 9.1
SE 0.418
9.2
CI 8.4 / 10.1
SE 0.434
8.4
CI 7.6 / 9.2
SE 0.414
8.5
CI 7.7 / 9.3
SE 0.419
8.3
CI 7.4 / 9.1
SE 0.422
Hispanic or Latino 5.4
CI 5.3 / 5.6
SE 0.072
5.5
CI 5.4 / 5.7
SE 0.072
5.6
CI 5.4 / 5.7
SE 0.073
5.3
CI 5.1 / 5.4
SE 0.073
5.3
CI 5.1 / 5.4
SE 0.075
Age group (of mother)









15-19 years 9.7
CI 9.4 / 10.0
SE 0.15
9.7
CI 9.4 / 10.0
SE 0.149
9.5
CI 9.2 / 9.8
SE 0.149
9.0
CI 8.7 / 9.3
SE 0.149
8.8
CI 8.5 / 9.1
SE 0.155
25-29 years 6.0
CI 5.8 / 6.1
SE 0.071
6.0
CI 5.8 / 6.1
SE 0.07
5.9
CI 5.8 / 6.0
SE 0.07
5.7
CI 5.6 / 5.9
SE 0.07
5.5
CI 5.4 / 5.7
SE 0.07
30-34 years 5.3
CI 5.2 / 5.5
SE 0.075
5.4
CI 5.2 / 5.5
SE 0.075
5.2
CI 5.0 / 5.3
SE 0.074
5.1
CI 4.9 / 5.2
SE 0.073
5.0
CI 4.9 / 5.1
SE 0.072
20-24 years 7.5
CI 7.4 / 7.7
SE 0.084
7.7
CI 7.5 / 7.8
SE 0.084
7.5
CI 7.4 / 7.7
SE 0.085
7.4
CI 7.3 / 7.6
SE 0.086
7.1
CI 7.0 / 7.3
SE 0.087
<15 years 18.1
CI 14.7 / 21.4
SE 1.696
14.6
CI 11.5 / 17.6
SE 1.545
15.0
CI 11.8 / 18.1
SE 1.623
15.3
CI 11.9 / 18.8
SE 1.76
13.5
CI 10.1 / 17.0
SE 1.746
35 years and over 6.4
CI 6.2 / 6.6
SE 0.103
6.6
CI 6.4 / 6.8
SE 0.104
6.5
CI 6.3 / 6.8
SE 0.105
6.2
CI 6.0 / 6.4
SE 0.103
5.9
CI 5.7 / 6.1
SE 0.101
Country of birth (of mother)









US 7.0
CI 6.9 / 7.1
SE 0.047
7.2
CI 7.1 / 7.2
SE 0.047
7.0
CI 6.9 / 7.1
SE 0.047
6.8
CI 6.7 / 6.9
SE 0.047
6.5
CI 6.4 / 6.6
SE 0.046
Outside US 5.1
CI 5.0 / 5.2
SE 0.07
5.1
CI 5.0 / 5.2
SE 0.069
5.1
CI 4.9 / 5.2
SE 0.07
4.7
CI 4.6 / 4.9
SE 0.069
4.7
CI 4.5 / 4.8
SE 0.071
Marital status (of mother)









Unmarried 9.2
CI 9.0 / 9.3
SE 0.075
9.2
CI 9.0 / 9.3
SE 0.073
8.9
CI 8.7 / 9.0
SE 0.072
8.6
CI 8.4 / 8.7
SE 0.071
8.3
CI 8.1 / 8.4
SE 0.071
Married 5.1
CI 5.0 / 5.2
SE 0.044
5.2
CI 5.1 / 5.2
SE 0.045
5.1
CI 5.0 / 5.2
SE 0.045
4.9
CI 4.8 / 5.0
SE 0.045
4.7
CI 4.6 / 4.8
SE 0.045
Fetal and/or live birth weight









2,500g or more 2.2
CI 2.2 / 2.3
SE 0.024
2.3
CI 2.2 / 2.3
SE 0.024
2.3
CI 2.2 / 2.3
SE 0.024
2.2
CI 2.2 / 2.3
SE 0.024
2.1
CI 2.1 / 2.2
SE 0.024
1,500 to 2,499g 14.1
CI 13.7 / 14.5
SE 0.223
14.6
CI 14.2 / 15.1
SE 0.226
14.3
CI 13.9 / 14.8
SE 0.225
13.8
CI 13.4 / 14.3
SE 0.225
13.4
CI 13.0 / 13.9
SE 0.225
Less than 1,500g 240.4
CI 236.2 / 244.7
SE 2.151
240.9
CI 236.7 / 245.1
SE 2.14
237.4
CI 233.2 / 241.6
SE 2.162
231.2
CI 227.0 / 235.5
SE 2.162
222.2
CI 217.9 / 226.4
SE 2.149

Footnotes View Footnotes

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.

Neonatal deaths (per 1,000 live births, <28 days)

2020 Baseline (year): 4.5 (2006)
2020 Target: 4.1
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Total 4.5
CI 4.4 / 4.5
SE 0.032
4.4
CI 4.4 / 4.5
SE 0.032
4.3
CI 4.2 / 4.4
SE 0.032
4.2
CI 4.1 / 4.2
SE 0.032
4.0
CI 4.0 / 4.1
SE 0.032
Sex









Female 4.1
CI 4.0 / 4.1
SE 0.044
4.0
CI 4.0 / 4.1
SE 0.044
3.9
CI 3.8 / 4.0
SE 0.043
3.8
CI 3.7 / 3.9
SE 0.044
3.7
CI 3.6 / 3.8
SE 0.044
Male 4.9
CI 4.8 / 4.9
SE 0.047
4.8
CI 4.7 / 4.9
SE 0.047
4.7
CI 4.6 / 4.8
SE 0.047
4.5
CI 4.4 / 4.6
SE 0.046
4.4
CI 4.3 / 4.5
SE 0.046
Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









American Indian or Alaska Native 4.3
CI 3.7 / 4.9
SE 0.301
4.6
CI 4.0 / 5.2
SE 0.304
4.2
CI 3.6 / 4.8
SE 0.291
4.4
CI 3.8 / 5.0
SE 0.301
4.3
CI 3.7 / 4.9
SE 0.303
Black or African American 8.7
CI 8.4 / 8.9
SE 0.115
8.5
CI 8.3 / 8.7
SE 0.113
8.1
CI 7.9 / 8.3
SE 0.11
8.0
CI 7.7 / 8.2
SE 0.11
7.3
CI 7.1 / 7.5
SE 0.108
Not Hispanic or Latino 4.6
CI 4.6 / 4.7
SE 0.038
4.6
CI 4.5 / 4.7
SE 0.038
4.4
CI 4.3 / 4.5
SE 0.037
4.3
CI 4.2 / 4.4
SE 0.037
4.1
CI 4.1 / 4.2
SE 0.037
   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 9.0
CI 8.7 / 9.2
SE 0.121
8.7
CI 8.5 / 9.0
SE 0.119
8.3
CI 8.1 / 8.5
SE 0.116
8.1
CI 7.9 / 8.4
SE 0.116
7.5
CI 7.2 / 7.7
SE 0.113
   White, not Hispanic or Latino 3.6
CI 3.6 / 3.7
SE 0.04
3.6
CI 3.5 / 3.7
SE 0.04
3.5
CI 3.4 / 3.6
SE 0.039
3.4
CI 3.3 / 3.5
SE 0.039
3.4
CI 3.3 / 3.4
SE 0.039
White 3.7
CI 3.6 / 3.8
SE 0.034
3.7
CI 3.6 / 3.7
SE 0.033
3.6
CI 3.5 / 3.7
SE 0.033
3.5
CI 3.4 / 3.5
SE 0.033
3.5
CI 3.4 / 3.5
SE 0.034
Asian or Pacific Islander 3.2
CI 3.0 / 3.4
SE 0.115
3.4
CI 3.2 / 3.6
SE 0.115
3.1
CI 2.9 / 3.3
SE 0.11
3.1
CI 2.9 / 3.3
SE 0.111
3.0
CI 2.8 / 3.2
SE 0.111
Hispanic or Latino 3.7
CI 3.6 / 3.9
SE 0.06
3.7
CI 3.6 / 3.8
SE 0.059
3.8
CI 3.6 / 3.9
SE 0.06
3.6
CI 3.4 / 3.7
SE 0.06
3.6
CI 3.5 / 3.7
SE 0.062
Age group (of mother)









<15 years 13.0
CI 10.2 / 15.8
SE 1.436
9.5
CI 7.1 / 12.0
SE 1.246
10.4
CI 7.8 / 13.1
SE 1.351
11.1
CI 8.2 / 14.1
SE 1.496
10.2
CI 7.2 / 13.1
SE 1.511
25-29 years 4.1
CI 4.0 / 4.2
SE 0.059
4.0
CI 3.9 / 4.1
SE 0.058
3.9
CI 3.8 / 4.0
SE 0.057
3.8
CI 3.7 / 3.9
SE 0.057
3.6
CI 3.5 / 3.7
SE 0.057
30-34 years 3.9
CI 3.8 / 4.0
SE 0.064
3.9
CI 3.8 / 4.0
SE 0.064
3.7
CI 3.6 / 3.8
SE 0.062
3.6
CI 3.5 / 3.8
SE 0.062
3.7
CI 3.6 / 3.8
SE 0.062
35 years and over 4.8
CI 4.6 / 5.0
SE 0.089
4.9
CI 4.7 / 5.1
SE 0.09
4.8
CI 4.7 / 5.0
SE 0.09
4.7
CI 4.5 / 4.8
SE 0.089
4.4
CI 4.2 / 4.6
SE 0.087
15-19 years 5.8
CI 5.6 / 6.0
SE 0.116
5.9
CI 5.7 / 6.1
SE 0.115
5.6
CI 5.4 / 5.8
SE 0.114
5.4
CI 5.2 / 5.6
SE 0.115
5.2
CI 5.0 / 5.5
SE 0.12
20-24 years 4.6
CI 4.4 / 4.7
SE 0.065
4.5
CI 4.3 / 4.6
SE 0.064
4.4
CI 4.3 / 4.5
SE 0.065
4.3
CI 4.2 / 4.4
SE 0.065
4.2
CI 4.1 / 4.4
SE 0.067
Country of birth (of mother)









Outside US 3.6
CI 3.5 / 3.8
SE 0.059
3.6
CI 3.5 / 3.7
SE 0.058
3.6
CI 3.5 / 3.7
SE 0.059
3.3
CI 3.2 / 3.4
SE 0.058
3.3
CI 3.2 / 3.4
SE 0.06
US 4.6
CI 4.5 / 4.6
SE 0.038
4.6
CI 4.5 / 4.6
SE 0.038
4.4
CI 4.3 / 4.5
SE 0.037
4.3
CI 4.3 / 4.4
SE 0.037
4.2
CI 4.1 / 4.2
SE 0.037
Marital status (of mother)









Married 3.6
CI 3.5 / 3.7
SE 0.037
3.6
CI 3.5 / 3.7
SE 0.037
3.5
CI 3.4 / 3.6
SE 0.037
3.4
CI 3.3 / 3.5
SE 0.037
3.3
CI 3.2 / 3.4
SE 0.037
Unmarried 5.8
CI 5.7 / 5.9
SE 0.06
5.7
CI 5.6 / 5.8
SE 0.058
5.5
CI 5.4 / 5.6
SE 0.056
5.3
CI 5.2 / 5.4
SE 0.056
5.1
CI 5.0 / 5.3
SE 0.056
Fetal and/or live birth weight









Less than 1,500g 208.9
CI 205.0 / 212.8
SE 1.979
207.3
CI 203.4 / 211.1
SE 1.958
205.1
CI 201.2 / 209.0
SE 1.983
201.4
CI 197.5 / 205.3
SE 1.993
0.7
CI 0.7 / 0.8
SE 0.014
2,500g or more 0.8
CI 0.7 / 0.8
SE 0.014
0.8
CI 0.7 / 0.8
SE 0.014
0.7
CI 0.7 / 0.8
SE 0.014
0.7
CI 0.7 / 0.7
SE 0.014
193.6
CI 189.7 / 197.5
SE 1.982
1,500 to 2,499g 8.4
CI 8.1 / 8.8
SE 0.171
8.5
CI 8.2 / 8.9
SE 0.172
8.1
CI 7.8 / 8.4
SE 0.169
7.9
CI 7.6 / 8.2
SE 0.17
7.6
CI 7.3 / 7.9
SE 0.169

Footnotes View Footnotes

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.

Postneonatal deaths (per 1,000 live births, 28 days to <1 year)

2020 Baseline (year): 2.2 (2006)
2020 Target: 2.0
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Total 2.2
CI 2.2 / 2.3
SE 0.023
2.3
CI 2.3 / 2.4
SE 0.023
2.3
CI 2.3 / 2.4
SE 0.023
2.2
CI 2.2 / 2.3
SE 0.023
2.1
CI 2.1 / 2.1
SE 0.023
Sex (of child)









Male 2.5
CI 2.4 / 2.5
SE 0.034
2.6
CI 2.5 / 2.6
SE 0.034
2.5
CI 2.5 / 2.6
SE 0.034
2.5
CI 2.4 / 2.5
SE 0.034
2.3
CI 2.3 / 2.4
SE 0.034
Female 2.0
CI 1.9 / 2.0
SE 0.031
2.1
CI 2.0 / 2.1
SE 0.031
2.1
CI 2.0 / 2.1
SE 0.032
1.9
CI 1.9 / 2.0
SE 0.031
1.9
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.031
Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Hispanic or Latino 1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.8
SE 0.04
1.8
CI 1.7 / 1.9
SE 0.041
1.8
CI 1.7 / 1.9
SE 0.042
1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.8
SE 0.042
1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.7
SE 0.042
Not Hispanic or Latino 2.4
CI 2.3 / 2.5
SE 0.027
2.5
CI 2.5 / 2.6
SE 0.028
2.5
CI 2.4 / 2.5
SE 0.028
2.4
CI 2.3 / 2.4
SE 0.028
2.2
CI 2.2 / 2.3
SE 0.027
   White, not Hispanic or Latino 1.9
CI 1.9 / 2.0
SE 0.029
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.1
SE 0.03
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.1
SE 0.03
1.9
CI 1.9 / 2.0
SE 0.03
1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.029
   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 4.4
CI 4.2 / 4.6
SE 0.085
4.6
CI 4.4 / 4.7
SE 0.086
4.4
CI 4.2 / 4.6
SE 0.084
4.3
CI 4.1 / 4.4
SE 0.084
4.0
CI 3.8 / 4.2
SE 0.083
White 1.9
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.024
1.9
CI 1.9 / 2.0
SE 0.024
2.0
CI 1.9 / 2.0
SE 0.024
1.9
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.024
1.8
CI 1.7 / 1.8
SE 0.024
Black or African American 4.2
CI 4.1 / 4.4
SE 0.08
4.4
CI 4.3 / 4.6
SE 0.081
4.3
CI 4.1 / 4.4
SE 0.08
4.2
CI 4.0 / 4.3
SE 0.08
3.9
CI 3.7 / 4.1
SE 0.078
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.0
CI 3.4 / 4.5
SE 0.289
4.7
CI 4.1 / 5.3
SE 0.308
4.2
CI 3.7 / 4.8
SE 0.293
4.1
CI 3.5 / 4.7
SE 0.291
4.0
CI 3.4 / 4.6
SE 0.293
Asian or Pacific Islander 1.4
CI 1.2 / 1.5
SE 0.075
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.5
SE 0.074
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.6
SE 0.075
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.4
SE 0.072
1.3
CI 1.1 / 1.4
SE 0.071
Age group (of mother)









25-29 years 1.9
CI 1.8 / 2.0
SE 0.04
2.0
CI 1.9 / 2.0
SE 0.04
2.0
CI 1.9 / 2.1
SE 0.041
1.9
CI 1.8 / 2.0
SE 0.04
1.9
CI 1.8 / 2.0
SE 0.041
35 years and over 1.6
CI 1.5 / 1.7
SE 0.052
1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.8
SE 0.053
1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.8
SE 0.053
1.6
CI 1.5 / 1.7
SE 0.051
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.6
SE 0.051
30-34 years 1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.5
SE 0.038
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.039
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.039
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.039
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.4
SE 0.037
<15 years 5.0
CI 3.3 / 6.8
SE 0.891
5.0
CI 3.3 / 6.8
SE 0.905
4.5
CI 2.8 / 6.3
SE 0.89
4.2
CI 2.4 / 6.0
SE 0.917
DSU

20-24 years 3.0
CI 2.9 / 3.1
SE 0.053
3.2
CI 3.1 / 3.3
SE 0.055
3.1
CI 3.0 / 3.2
SE 0.055
3.1
CI 3.0 / 3.3
SE 0.056
2.9
CI 2.8 / 3.0
SE 0.055
15-19 years 3.9
CI 3.7 / 4.0
SE 0.094
3.9
CI 3.7 / 4.0
SE 0.093
3.9
CI 3.7 / 4.1
SE 0.095
3.6
CI 3.4 / 3.7
SE 0.093
3.6
CI 3.4 / 3.7
SE 0.098
Country of birth (of mother)









Outside US 1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.037
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.6
SE 0.037
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.6
SE 0.038
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.5
SE 0.038
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.038
US 2.5
CI 2.4 / 2.5
SE 0.028
2.6
CI 2.5 / 2.7
SE 0.028
2.6
CI 2.5 / 2.6
SE 0.028
2.5
CI 2.4 / 2.5
SE 0.028
2.3
CI 2.3 / 2.4
SE 0.028
Marital status (of mother)









Married 1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.024
1.6
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.025
1.6
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.025
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.025
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.024
Unmarried 3.4
CI 3.3 / 3.5
SE 0.045
3.5
CI 3.4 / 3.6
SE 0.045
3.4
CI 3.3 / 3.5
SE 0.044
3.3
CI 3.2 / 3.3
SE 0.044
3.1
CI 3.0 / 3.2
SE 0.044
Fetal and/or live birth weight









2,500g or more 1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.019
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.02
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.02
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.02
28.5
CI 27.2 / 29.9
SE 0.707
Less than 1,500g 31.5
CI 30.1 / 32.9
SE 0.71
33.6
CI 32.2 / 35.1
SE 0.73
32.3
CI 30.9 / 33.7
SE 0.728
29.8
CI 28.4 / 31.2
SE 0.71
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.02
1,500 to 2,499g 5.7
CI 5.4 / 6.0
SE 0.141
6.1
CI 5.8 / 6.4
SE 0.145
6.2
CI 5.9 / 6.5
SE 0.148
5.9
CI 5.6 / 6.2
SE 0.147
5.8
CI 5.5 / 6.1
SE 0.148

Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

Infant deaths due to birth defects (per 1,000 live births, <1 year)

2020 Baseline (year): 1.4 (2006)
2020 Target: 1.3
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Total 1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.018
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.018
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.018
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.3
SE 0.018
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.018
Sex









Female 1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.025
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.025
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.025
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.025
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.026
Male 1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.026
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.025
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.025
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.025
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.025
Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Asian or Pacific Islander 1.1
CI 1.0 / 1.2
SE 0.067
1.1
CI 1.0 / 1.2
SE 0.066
1.0
CI 0.9 / 1.1
SE 0.063
1.0
CI 0.9 / 1.2
SE 0.064
1.0
CI 0.8 / 1.1
SE 0.062
Not Hispanic or Latino 1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.021
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.02
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.02
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.02
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.02
   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.8
SE 0.053
1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.8
SE 0.051
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.6
SE 0.05
1.6
CI 1.5 / 1.7
SE 0.051
1.6
CI 1.5 / 1.7
SE 0.051
   White, not Hispanic or Latino 1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.023
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.023
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.023
1.2
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.023
1.2
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.023
Black or African American 1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.8
SE 0.051
1.6
CI 1.5 / 1.7
SE 0.049
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.6
SE 0.048
1.6
CI 1.5 / 1.7
SE 0.049
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.6
SE 0.049
White 1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.02
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.3
SE 0.02
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.02
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.02
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.02
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.5
CI 1.2 / 1.9
SE 0.179
1.8
CI 1.5 / 2.2
SE 0.193
1.5
CI 1.2 / 1.9
SE 0.175
1.7
CI 1.4 / 2.1
SE 0.189
1.8
CI 1.5 / 2.2
SE 0.199
Hispanic or Latino 1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.5
SE 0.037
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.5
SE 0.036
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.038
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.037
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.038
Age group (of mother)









15-19 years 1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.6
SE 0.059
1.7
CI 1.5 / 1.8
SE 0.061
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.6
SE 0.059
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.5
SE 0.059
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.6
SE 0.064
<15 years DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU

35 years and over 1.8
CI 1.7 / 1.9
SE 0.054
1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.8
SE 0.053
1.8
CI 1.7 / 1.9
SE 0.055
1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.8
SE 0.053
1.6
CI 1.5 / 1.7
SE 0.053
20-24 years 1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.036
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.035
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.036
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.037
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.4
SE 0.037
30-34 years 1.2
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.035
1.1
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.034
1.2
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.035
1.1
CI 1.0 / 1.2
SE 0.034
1.2
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.035
25-29 years 1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.033
1.2
CI 1.1 / 1.3
SE 0.032
1.1
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.031
1.2
CI 1.1 / 1.3
SE 0.032
1.1
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.032
Country of birth (of mother)









US 1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.021
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.02
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.3
SE 0.02
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.02
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.02
Outside US 1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.5
SE 0.036
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.036
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.5
SE 0.037
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.4
SE 0.037
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.4
SE 0.037
Marital status (of mother)









Married 1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.022
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.022
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.022
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.022
1.2
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.022
Unmarried 1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.03
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.03
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.029
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.029
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.029

Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

Infant deaths due to congenital heart defects (per 1,000 live births, <1 year)

2020 Baseline (year): 0.38 (2006)
2020 Target: 0.34
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Total 0.38
CI 0.37 / 0.40
SE 0.009
0.38
CI 0.36 / 0.39
SE 0.009
0.36
CI 0.34 / 0.38
SE 0.009
0.34
CI 0.32 / 0.36
SE 0.009
0.33
CI 0.31 / 0.35
SE 0.009
Sex (of child)









Female 0.35
CI 0.32 / 0.37
SE 0.013
0.34
CI 0.32 / 0.37
SE 0.013
0.34
CI 0.31 / 0.36
SE 0.013
0.32
CI 0.30 / 0.35
SE 0.013
0.31
CI 0.28 / 0.33
SE 0.013
Male 0.42
CI 0.39 / 0.45
SE 0.014
0.40
CI 0.38 / 0.43
SE 0.014
0.38
CI 0.36 / 0.41
SE 0.013
0.36
CI 0.34 / 0.39
SE 0.013
0.35
CI 0.32 / 0.38
SE 0.013
Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Not Hispanic or Latino 0.39
CI 0.37 / 0.41
SE 0.011
0.37
CI 0.35 / 0.39
SE 0.011
0.36
CI 0.34 / 0.38
SE 0.011
0.34
CI 0.32 / 0.36
SE 0.01
0.33
CI 0.31 / 0.35
SE 0.01
   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 0.52
CI 0.46 / 0.58
SE 0.029
0.53
CI 0.47 / 0.59
SE 0.029
0.45
CI 0.40 / 0.50
SE 0.027
0.44
CI 0.39 / 0.50
SE 0.027
0.43
CI 0.37 / 0.48
SE 0.027
   White, not Hispanic or Latino 0.36
CI 0.34 / 0.38
SE 0.012
0.34
CI 0.31 / 0.36
SE 0.012
0.34
CI 0.32 / 0.37
SE 0.012
0.31
CI 0.29 / 0.34
SE 0.012
0.31
CI 0.28 / 0.33
SE 0.012
Black or African American 0.51
CI 0.45 / 0.56
SE 0.028
0.52
CI 0.46 / 0.57
SE 0.028
0.46
CI 0.41 / 0.51
SE 0.026
0.43
CI 0.38 / 0.48
SE 0.026
0.42
CI 0.37 / 0.47
SE 0.026
Hispanic or Latino 0.37
CI 0.33 / 0.41
SE 0.019
0.37
CI 0.34 / 0.41
SE 0.019
0.35
CI 0.31 / 0.38
SE 0.018
0.34
CI 0.30 / 0.38
SE 0.019
0.33
CI 0.29 / 0.37
SE 0.019
White 0.36
CI 0.35 / 0.38
SE 0.01
0.35
CI 0.33 / 0.37
SE 0.01
0.35
CI 0.33 / 0.37
SE 0.01
0.32
CI 0.31 / 0.34
SE 0.01
0.31
CI 0.29 / 0.33
SE 0.01
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.31
CI 0.24 / 0.38
SE 0.036
0.33
CI 0.26 / 0.40
SE 0.036
0.26
CI 0.19 / 0.32
SE 0.032
0.33
CI 0.26 / 0.40
SE 0.036
0.25
CI 0.19 / 0.32
SE 0.032
American Indian or Alaska Native DSU

0.52
CI 0.32 / 0.72
SE 0.103
0.43
CI 0.25 / 0.61
SE 0.093
DSU

0.55
CI 0.33 / 0.76
SE 0.108
Age group (of mother)









15-19 years 0.40
CI 0.35 / 0.46
SE 0.03
0.42
CI 0.36 / 0.48
SE 0.031
0.35
CI 0.30 / 0.40
SE 0.028
0.34
CI 0.28 / 0.39
SE 0.029
0.36
CI 0.30 / 0.42
SE 0.031
20-24 years 0.38
CI 0.35 / 0.42
SE 0.019
0.38
CI 0.34 / 0.42
SE 0.019
0.38
CI 0.35 / 0.42
SE 0.019
0.35
CI 0.31 / 0.39
SE 0.019
0.35
CI 0.31 / 0.39
SE 0.019
25-29 years 0.37
CI 0.33 / 0.40
SE 0.018
0.36
CI 0.33 / 0.39
SE 0.017
0.33
CI 0.30 / 0.37
SE 0.017
0.33
CI 0.29 / 0.36
SE 0.017
0.32
CI 0.28 / 0.35
SE 0.017
<15 years DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU

35 years and over 0.45
CI 0.40 / 0.51
SE 0.027
0.40
CI 0.35 / 0.45
SE 0.025
0.38
CI 0.33 / 0.43
SE 0.025
0.37
CI 0.32 / 0.42
SE 0.025
0.32
CI 0.28 / 0.37
SE 0.024
30-34 years 0.35
CI 0.31 / 0.38
SE 0.019
0.35
CI 0.32 / 0.39
SE 0.019
0.36
CI 0.32 / 0.40
SE 0.019
0.34
CI 0.30 / 0.38
SE 0.019
0.32
CI 0.28 / 0.36
SE 0.018
Country of birth (of mother)









US 0.38
CI 0.36 / 0.40
SE 0.011
0.38
CI 0.36 / 0.40
SE 0.011
0.37
CI 0.35 / 0.39
SE 0.011
0.34
CI 0.32 / 0.36
SE 0.01
0.33
CI 0.31 / 0.35
SE 0.01
Outside US 0.38
CI 0.34 / 0.42
SE 0.019
0.36
CI 0.32 / 0.39
SE 0.018
0.33
CI 0.30 / 0.37
SE 0.018
0.35
CI 0.31 / 0.39
SE 0.019
0.32
CI 0.28 / 0.35
SE 0.018
Marital status (of mother)









Married 0.36
CI 0.34 / 0.38
SE 0.012
0.33
CI 0.31 / 0.35
SE 0.011
0.34
CI 0.32 / 0.36
SE 0.012
0.32
CI 0.30 / 0.34
SE 0.011
0.30
CI 0.27 / 0.32
SE 0.011
Unmarried 0.42
CI 0.39 / 0.45
SE 0.016
0.44
CI 0.41 / 0.47
SE 0.016
0.39
CI 0.36 / 0.42
SE 0.015
0.38
CI 0.35 / 0.41
SE 0.015
0.38
CI 0.35 / 0.41
SE 0.015

Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

Infant deaths due to sudden infant death syndrome (per 1,000 live births, <1 year)

2020 Baseline (year): 0.55 (2006)
2020 Target: 0.50
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Total 0.55
CI 0.52 / 0.57
SE 0.011
0.57
CI 0.55 / 0.59
SE 0.011
0.55
CI 0.53 / 0.57
SE 0.011
0.54
CI 0.52 / 0.56
SE 0.011
0.52
CI 0.49 / 0.54
SE 0.011
Sex









Female 0.46
CI 0.43 / 0.49
SE 0.015
0.49
CI 0.46 / 0.52
SE 0.015
0.47
CI 0.44 / 0.50
SE 0.015
0.46
CI 0.43 / 0.49
SE 0.015
0.44
CI 0.41 / 0.46
SE 0.015
Male 0.62
CI 0.59 / 0.66
SE 0.017
0.64
CI 0.61 / 0.68
SE 0.017
0.63
CI 0.60 / 0.67
SE 0.017
0.62
CI 0.59 / 0.65
SE 0.017
0.59
CI 0.56 / 0.62
SE 0.017
Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Black or African American 0.99
CI 0.92 / 1.07
SE 0.039
1.04
CI 0.96 / 1.11
SE 0.039
1.04
CI 0.96 / 1.11
SE 0.039
0.98
CI 0.90 / 1.05
SE 0.039
0.94
CI 0.87 / 1.02
SE 0.039
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.23
CI 0.17 / 0.29
SE 0.031
0.22
CI 0.16 / 0.27
SE 0.029
0.23
CI 0.18 / 0.29
SE 0.03
0.20
CI 0.15 / 0.26
SE 0.029
0.22
CI 0.16 / 0.28
SE 0.03
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.63
CI 0.61 / 0.66
SE 0.014
0.66
CI 0.63 / 0.69
SE 0.014
0.63
CI 0.60 / 0.66
SE 0.014
0.62
CI 0.59 / 0.65
SE 0.014
0.58
CI 0.55 / 0.60
SE 0.014
   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 1.04
CI 0.96 / 1.12
SE 0.041
1.08
CI 1.00 / 1.16
SE 0.042
1.07
CI 0.99 / 1.15
SE 0.041
1.01
CI 0.93 / 1.09
SE 0.041
0.98
CI 0.90 / 1.06
SE 0.041
   White, not Hispanic or Latino 0.56
CI 0.52 / 0.59
SE 0.016
0.58
CI 0.55 / 0.61
SE 0.016
0.55
CI 0.51 / 0.58
SE 0.016
0.55
CI 0.52 / 0.58
SE 0.016
0.50
CI 0.47 / 0.53
SE 0.015
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.19
CI 0.88 / 1.50
SE 0.158
1.42
CI 1.09 / 1.75
SE 0.17
0.92
CI 0.65 / 1.18
SE 0.136
1.20
CI 0.89 / 1.50
SE 0.157
0.89
CI 0.62 / 1.16
SE 0.138
White 0.47
CI 0.45 / 0.49
SE 0.012
0.49
CI 0.47 / 0.51
SE 0.012
0.47
CI 0.45 / 0.50
SE 0.012
0.47
CI 0.44 / 0.49
SE 0.012
0.44
CI 0.42 / 0.47
SE 0.012
Hispanic or Latino 0.27
CI 0.24 / 0.30
SE 0.016
0.29
CI 0.26 / 0.33
SE 0.017
0.32
CI 0.28 / 0.35
SE 0.017
0.28
CI 0.25 / 0.32
SE 0.017
0.32
CI 0.28 / 0.35
SE 0.018
Age group (of mother)









<15 years DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU

15-19 years 1.01
CI 0.92 / 1.11
SE 0.048
1.06
CI 0.96 / 1.16
SE 0.049
1.06
CI 0.96 / 1.15
SE 0.049
0.93
CI 0.84 / 1.03
SE 0.048
1.00
CI 0.90 / 1.10
SE 0.052
20-24 years 0.86
CI 0.81 / 0.92
SE 0.028
0.95
CI 0.89 / 1.01
SE 0.03
0.86
CI 0.81 / 0.92
SE 0.029
0.90
CI 0.84 / 0.96
SE 0.03
0.81
CI 0.75 / 0.86
SE 0.029
30-34 years 0.26
CI 0.23 / 0.30
SE 0.017
0.26
CI 0.23 / 0.30
SE 0.017
0.26
CI 0.23 / 0.30
SE 0.017
0.29
CI 0.26 / 0.33
SE 0.017
0.25
CI 0.22 / 0.28
SE 0.016
25-29 years 0.46
CI 0.42 / 0.50
SE 0.02
0.46
CI 0.42 / 0.50
SE 0.02
0.49
CI 0.45 / 0.53
SE 0.02
0.47
CI 0.43 / 0.51
SE 0.02
0.48
CI 0.44 / 0.52
SE 0.021
35 years and over 0.25
CI 0.21 / 0.29
SE 0.02
0.22
CI 0.18 / 0.26
SE 0.019
0.23
CI 0.19 / 0.27
SE 0.019
0.18
CI 0.15 / 0.22
SE 0.018
0.23
CI 0.19 / 0.27
SE 0.02
Country of birth (of mother)









Outside US 0.17
CI 0.15 / 0.20
SE 0.013
0.18
CI 0.16 / 0.21
SE 0.013
0.18
CI 0.16 / 0.21
SE 0.013
0.15
CI 0.13 / 0.17
SE 0.012
0.17
CI 0.15 / 0.20
SE 0.014
US 0.67
CI 0.64 / 0.69
SE 0.014
0.70
CI 0.67 / 0.73
SE 0.015
0.67
CI 0.64 / 0.70
SE 0.014
0.66
CI 0.63 / 0.69
SE 0.015
0.62
CI 0.59 / 0.65
SE 0.014
Marital status (of mother)









Married 0.32
CI 0.30 / 0.34
SE 0.011
0.33
CI 0.31 / 0.35
SE 0.011
0.31
CI 0.29 / 0.33
SE 0.011
0.33
CI 0.31 / 0.35
SE 0.012
0.28
CI 0.26 / 0.31
SE 0.011
Unmarried 0.90
CI 0.86 / 0.95
SE 0.023
0.94
CI 0.89 / 0.98
SE 0.023
0.91
CI 0.86 / 0.95
SE 0.023
0.84
CI 0.80 / 0.89
SE 0.022
0.85
CI 0.80 / 0.89
SE 0.023

Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

Infant deaths due to sudden unexpected/unexplained causes (per 1,000 live births, <1 year)

2020 Baseline (year): 0.93 (2006)
2020 Target: 0.84
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Total 0.93
CI 0.90 / 0.96
SE 0.015
0.98
CI 0.95 / 1.01
SE 0.015
0.99
CI 0.96 / 1.02
SE 0.015
0.97
CI 0.94 / 1.00
SE 0.015
0.90
CI 0.87 / 0.93
SE 0.015
Sex (of child)









Male 1.06
CI 1.01 / 1.10
SE 0.022
1.11
CI 1.06 / 1.15
SE 0.022
1.11
CI 1.07 / 1.16
SE 0.023
1.10
CI 1.06 / 1.15
SE 0.023
1.04
CI 1.00 / 1.09
SE 0.023
Female 0.79
CI 0.75 / 0.83
SE 0.02
0.84
CI 0.80 / 0.88
SE 0.02
0.86
CI 0.82 / 0.89
SE 0.02
0.82
CI 0.78 / 0.86
SE 0.02
0.75
CI 0.71 / 0.79
SE 0.02
Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Asian or Pacific Islander 0.43
CI 0.35 / 0.51
SE 0.042
0.37
CI 0.30 / 0.45
SE 0.038
0.42
CI 0.34 / 0.50
SE 0.041
0.37
CI 0.29 / 0.44
SE 0.038
0.40
CI 0.32 / 0.48
SE 0.04
Black or African American 1.76
CI 1.66 / 1.86
SE 0.051
1.88
CI 1.77 / 1.98
SE 0.053
1.90
CI 1.80 / 2.01
SE 0.053
1.87
CI 1.77 / 1.97
SE 0.053
1.70
CI 1.60 / 1.80
SE 0.052
Not Hispanic or Latino 1.06
CI 1.03 / 1.10
SE 0.018
1.12
CI 1.09 / 1.16
SE 0.019
1.11
CI 1.07 / 1.14
SE 0.019
1.11
CI 1.07 / 1.14
SE 0.019
1.02
CI 0.98 / 1.05
SE 0.018
   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 1.84
CI 1.73 / 1.94
SE 0.055
1.95
CI 1.84 / 2.06
SE 0.056
1.96
CI 1.85 / 2.07
SE 0.056
1.92
CI 1.81 / 2.03
SE 0.056
1.77
CI 1.66 / 1.87
SE 0.055
   White, not Hispanic or Latino 0.90
CI 0.86 / 0.93
SE 0.02
0.95
CI 0.91 / 0.99
SE 0.02
0.93
CI 0.89 / 0.97
SE 0.02
0.94
CI 0.90 / 0.98
SE 0.021
0.87
CI 0.83 / 0.91
SE 0.02
Hispanic or Latino 0.51
CI 0.47 / 0.56
SE 0.022
0.53
CI 0.49 / 0.57
SE 0.022
0.62
CI 0.57 / 0.66
SE 0.024
0.53
CI 0.49 / 0.58
SE 0.023
0.53
CI 0.48 / 0.58
SE 0.024
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.28
CI 1.85 / 2.71
SE 0.219
2.44
CI 2.00 / 2.87
SE 0.222
1.79
CI 1.42 / 2.17
SE 0.19
2.14
CI 1.73 / 2.55
SE 0.21
1.83
CI 1.44 / 2.22
SE 0.198
White 0.78
CI 0.75 / 0.81
SE 0.015
0.82
CI 0.79 / 0.85
SE 0.016
0.83
CI 0.80 / 0.86
SE 0.016
0.81
CI 0.78 / 0.84
SE 0.016
0.76
CI 0.73 / 0.79
SE 0.016
Age group (of mother)









<15 years DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU

30-34 years 0.45
CI 0.41 / 0.49
SE 0.022
0.45
CI 0.40 / 0.49
SE 0.022
0.48
CI 0.44 / 0.53
SE 0.022
0.53
CI 0.48 / 0.58
SE 0.024
0.42
CI 0.38 / 0.46
SE 0.021
35 years and over 0.42
CI 0.37 / 0.47
SE 0.026
0.42
CI 0.37 / 0.47
SE 0.026
0.40
CI 0.35 / 0.45
SE 0.026
0.35
CI 0.30 / 0.39
SE 0.024
0.38
CI 0.33 / 0.42
SE 0.025
20-24 years 1.44
CI 1.37 / 1.51
SE 0.037
1.59
CI 1.52 / 1.67
SE 0.038
1.56
CI 1.48 / 1.63
SE 0.038
1.60
CI 1.52 / 1.68
SE 0.04
1.44
CI 1.37 / 1.52
SE 0.039
25-29 years 0.79
CI 0.74 / 0.84
SE 0.026
0.80
CI 0.75 / 0.85
SE 0.026
0.86
CI 0.81 / 0.91
SE 0.027
0.82
CI 0.77 / 0.87
SE 0.026
0.84
CI 0.79 / 0.90
SE 0.027
15-19 years 1.78
CI 1.65 / 1.90
SE 0.064
1.86
CI 1.73 / 1.99
SE 0.065
1.87
CI 1.74 / 2.00
SE 0.066
1.74
CI 1.61 / 1.87
SE 0.065
1.75
CI 1.61 / 1.88
SE 0.069
Country of birth (of mother)









US 1.13
CI 1.09 / 1.16
SE 0.019
1.18
CI 1.15 / 1.22
SE 0.019
1.19
CI 1.16 / 1.23
SE 0.019
1.17
CI 1.13 / 1.21
SE 0.019
1.08
CI 1.04 / 1.12
SE 0.019
Outside US 0.32
CI 0.28 / 0.35
SE 0.017
0.33
CI 0.30 / 0.37
SE 0.018
0.34
CI 0.30 / 0.37
SE 0.018
0.31
CI 0.27 / 0.34
SE 0.018
0.31
CI 0.27 / 0.34
SE 0.018
Marital status (of mother)









Married 0.53
CI 0.50 / 0.56
SE 0.014
0.53
CI 0.51 / 0.56
SE 0.014
0.56
CI 0.53 / 0.59
SE 0.015
0.54
CI 0.51 / 0.57
SE 0.015
0.48
CI 0.46 / 0.51
SE 0.014
Unmarried 1.56
CI 1.50 / 1.63
SE 0.031
1.65
CI 1.59 / 1.71
SE 0.031
1.61
CI 1.55 / 1.67
SE 0.031
1.58
CI 1.52 / 1.64
SE 0.031
1.50
CI 1.44 / 1.56
SE 0.03

Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

Deaths among infants with Downs syndrome (per 1,000 population, <1 year)

2020 Baseline (year): 48.6 (2005-2006)
2020 Target: 43.7
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2005-2006        
Total 48.6









Race/Ethnicity









Not Hispanic or Latino ---









   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 62.3









   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 45.3









Hispanic or Latino 48.9









Footnotes View Footnotes

---: Data are not available.

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.

MICH-3.1 Reduce the rate of deaths among children aged 1 to 4 years Revised

This objective was revised.
See Revision History for Details.

Additional Data Options

Child deaths (per 100,000 population, 1–4 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 29.4 (2007)
2020 Target: 26.51
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 20072 2008 2009 2010  
Total 29.4
CI 28.6 / 30.3
SE 0.429
29.3
CI 28.5 / 30.1
SE 0.426
27.4
CI 26.6 / 28.2
SE 0.411
26.5
CI 25.8 / 27.3
SE 0.404


Sex









Female 26.5
CI 25.3 / 27.6
SE 0.582
25.8
CI 24.7 / 26.9
SE 0.572
24.6
CI 23.5 / 25.7
SE 0.557
23.3
CI 22.3 / 24.4
SE 0.542


Male 32.3
CI 31.0 / 33.5
SE 0.629
32.7
CI 31.4 / 33.9
SE 0.629
30.1
CI 28.9 / 31.2
SE 0.602
29.6
CI 28.4 / 30.8
SE 0.597


Race/Ethnicity









Not Hispanic or Latino 30.3
CI 29.3 / 31.3
SE 0.5
30.3
CI 29.3 / 31.3
SE 0.499
28.2
CI 27.2 / 29.1
SE 0.481
27.8
CI 26.8 / 28.7
SE 0.478


   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 47.0
CI 44.2 / 49.7
SE 1.415
44.9
CI 42.2 / 47.6
SE 1.369
42.5
CI 39.9 / 45.1
SE 1.318
40.2
CI 37.7 / 42.7
SE 1.274


   White, not Hispanic or Latino 26.3
CI 25.3 / 27.4
SE 0.546
27.0
CI 25.9 / 28.1
SE 0.555
25.0
CI 24.0 / 26.1
SE 0.536
24.7
CI 23.6 / 25.7
SE 0.534


Hispanic or Latino 26.3
CI 24.7 / 27.9
SE 0.828
25.9
CI 24.4 / 27.5
SE 0.809
24.7
CI 23.1 / 26.2
SE 0.779
22.7
CI 21.2 / 24.1
SE 0.743


American Indian or Alaska Native 36.2
CI 29.0 / 43.4
SE 3.678
35.2
CI 28.3 / 42.1
SE 3.521
27.4
CI 21.5 / 33.3
SE 3.005
29.4
CI 23.5 / 35.4
SE 3.052


White 26.8
CI 25.9 / 27.7
SE 0.468
27.2
CI 26.3 / 28.1
SE 0.47
25.5
CI 24.6 / 26.4
SE 0.455
24.6
CI 23.7 / 25.4
SE 0.447


Asian or Pacific Islander 20.6
CI 17.6 / 23.6
SE 1.527
18.0
CI 15.3 / 20.8
SE 1.412
16.1
CI 13.5 / 18.7
SE 1.318
17.9
CI 15.1 / 20.6
SE 1.382


Black or African American 44.4
CI 41.8 / 46.9
SE 1.315
42.4
CI 39.9 / 44.9
SE 1.267
39.8
CI 37.5 / 42.2
SE 1.214
38.1
CI 35.8 / 40.4
SE 1.181


Country of birth









US DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Outside US DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Geographic location









Metropolitan 27.9
CI 27.0 / 28.8
SE 0.455
27.6
CI 26.7 / 28.5
SE 0.45
25.6
CI 24.8 / 26.5
SE 0.433
25.2
CI 24.4 / 26.1
SE 0.429


Non-metropolitan 37.7
CI 35.3 / 40.1
SE 1.23
38.6
CI 36.2 / 41.0
SE 1.235
37.0
CI 34.6 / 39.3
SE 1.202
33.7
CI 31.4 / 35.9
SE 1.147


Footnotes View Footnotes

1Target has been revised. See Tech Specs for details.

2Baseline has been revised. See Tech Specs for details.

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

MICH-3.2 Reduce the rate of deaths among children aged 5 to 9 years Revised

This objective was revised.
See Revision History for Details.

Additional Data Options

Child deaths (per 100,000 population, 5–9 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 13.8 (2007)
2020 Target: 12.41
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 20072 2008 2009 2010  
Total 13.8
CI 13.2 / 14.3
SE 0.264
12.6
CI 12.1 / 13.0
SE 0.251
12.5
CI 12.0 / 13.0
SE 0.249
11.4
CI 11.0 / 11.9
SE 0.237


Sex









Female 12.4
CI 11.7 / 13.1
SE 0.358
11.3
CI 10.7 / 12.0
SE 0.341
11.4
CI 10.7 / 12.1
SE 0.34
10.1
CI 9.5 / 10.7
SE 0.318


Male 15.1
CI 14.3 / 15.8
SE 0.387
13.7
CI 13.0 / 14.4
SE 0.367
13.6
CI 12.9 / 14.3
SE 0.363
12.8
CI 12.1 / 13.4
SE 0.35


Race/Ethnicity









American Indian or Alaska Native 12.3
CI 8.5 / 16.1
SE 1.949
11.7
CI 8.1 / 15.3
SE 1.85
14.4
CI 10.5 / 18.3
SE 1.999
12.2
CI 8.7 / 15.7
SE 1.795


Black or African American 17.9
CI 16.5 / 19.4
SE 0.747
17.8
CI 16.4 / 19.3
SE 0.743
17.8
CI 16.4 / 19.3
SE 0.739
15.0
CI 13.7 / 16.3
SE 0.674


Not Hispanic or Latino 13.9
CI 13.3 / 14.5
SE 0.299
13.0
CI 12.5 / 13.6
SE 0.29
12.6
CI 12.0 / 13.2
SE 0.285
12.2
CI 11.7 / 12.8
SE 0.28


   White, not Hispanic or Latino 12.9
CI 12.2 / 13.6
SE 0.338
11.7
CI 11.1 / 12.4
SE 0.322
10.9
CI 10.3 / 11.6
SE 0.311
11.4
CI 10.8 / 12.0
SE 0.318


   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 18.8
CI 17.3 / 20.4
SE 0.794
18.7
CI 17.2 / 20.3
SE 0.791
18.7
CI 17.2 / 20.3
SE 0.789
15.9
CI 14.5 / 17.4
SE 0.726


Asian or Pacific Islander 9.1
CI 7.2 / 10.9
SE 0.94
9.2
CI 7.4 / 11.0
SE 0.927
10.8
CI 8.9 / 12.8
SE 0.982
8.5
CI 6.8 / 10.2
SE 0.854


Hispanic or Latino 13.3
CI 12.2 / 14.4
SE 0.56
10.8
CI 9.8 / 11.8
SE 0.493
11.9
CI 10.9 / 12.9
SE 0.506
8.8
CI 8.0 / 9.7
SE 0.429


White 13.2
CI 12.6 / 13.8
SE 0.295
11.7
CI 11.2 / 12.2
SE 0.277
11.4
CI 10.9 / 12.0
SE 0.272
10.9
CI 10.4 / 11.4
SE 0.265


Country of birth









US DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Outside US DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Geographic location









Non-metropolitan 16.9
CI 15.5 / 18.4
SE 0.731
15.1
CI 13.7 / 16.4
SE 0.688
15.8
CI 14.4 / 17.1
SE 0.702
15.5
CI 14.1 / 16.9
SE 0.695


Metropolitan 13.1
CI 12.6 / 13.7
SE 0.282
12.1
CI 11.6 / 12.6
SE 0.269
11.9
CI 11.4 / 12.4
SE 0.265
10.7
CI 10.2 / 11.2
SE 0.25


Footnotes View Footnotes

1Target has been revised. See Tech Specs for details.

2Baseline has been revised. See Tech Specs for details.

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

MICH-4.1 Reduce the rate of deaths among adolescents aged 10 to 14 years Revised

This objective was revised.
See Revision History for Details.

Additional Data Options

Adolescent deaths (per 100,000 population, 10–14 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 16.5 (2007)
2020 Target: 14.81
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 20072 2008 2009 2010  
Total 16.5
CI 15.9 / 17.0
SE 0.281
15.2
CI 14.7 / 15.7
SE 0.271
15.1
CI 14.6 / 15.7
SE 0.271
14.3
CI 13.7 / 14.8
SE 0.263


Sex









Female 13.5
CI 12.8 / 14.2
SE 0.364
12.5
CI 11.8 / 13.2
SE 0.352
12.7
CI 12.0 / 13.4
SE 0.354
12.1
CI 11.4 / 12.8
SE 0.346


Male 19.4
CI 18.5 / 20.2
SE 0.426
17.8
CI 17.0 / 18.6
SE 0.41
17.5
CI 16.7 / 18.3
SE 0.407
16.3
CI 15.6 / 17.1
SE 0.393


Race/Ethnicity









American Indian or Alaska Native 15.5
CI 11.3 / 19.6
SE 2.105
16.0
CI 11.9 / 20.2
SE 2.123
17.3
CI 13.0 / 21.6
SE 2.178
16.6
CI 12.5 / 20.8
SE 2.112


White 15.5
CI 14.9 / 16.1
SE 0.312
14.4
CI 13.8 / 14.9
SE 0.301
14.2
CI 13.6 / 14.7
SE 0.299
13.6
CI 13.0 / 14.2
SE 0.293


Hispanic or Latino 14.0
CI 12.9 / 15.1
SE 0.576
12.5
CI 11.5 / 13.6
SE 0.538
14.0
CI 12.9 / 15.1
SE 0.563
11.7
CI 10.7 / 12.7
SE 0.508


Asian or Pacific Islander 11.4
CI 9.3 / 13.5
SE 1.053
10.2
CI 8.2 / 12.1
SE 0.983
10.1
CI 8.2 / 12.0
SE 0.97
7.8
CI 6.2 / 9.5
SE 0.845


Not Hispanic or Latino 17.1
CI 16.4 / 17.7
SE 0.32
15.9
CI 15.3 / 16.5
SE 0.311
15.4
CI 14.8 / 16.0
SE 0.308
14.9
CI 14.3 / 15.5
SE 0.304


   White, not Hispanic or Latino 15.6
CI 14.9 / 16.3
SE 0.358
14.6
CI 13.9 / 15.2
SE 0.348
13.7
CI 13.1 / 14.4
SE 0.34
13.8
CI 13.1 / 14.5
SE 0.342


   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 23.6
CI 22.0 / 25.3
SE 0.85
21.8
CI 20.1 / 23.4
SE 0.823
22.2
CI 20.6 / 23.8
SE 0.837
20.2
CI 18.7 / 21.8
SE 0.802


Black or African American 22.5
CI 20.9 / 24.1
SE 0.802
20.6
CI 19.1 / 22.1
SE 0.773
21.0
CI 19.5 / 22.6
SE 0.785
19.1
CI 17.7 / 20.6
SE 0.75


Country of birth









US DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Outside US DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Geographic location









Metropolitan 15.6
CI 15.0 / 16.2
SE 0.299
14.2
CI 13.7 / 14.8
SE 0.286
14.3
CI 13.8 / 14.9
SE 0.288
13.2
CI 12.7 / 13.8
SE 0.276


Non-metropolitan 21.1
CI 19.6 / 22.7
SE 0.791
20.2
CI 18.7 / 21.8
SE 0.779
19.3
CI 17.8 / 20.8
SE 0.763
19.6
CI 18.1 / 21.1
SE 0.771


Footnotes View Footnotes

1Target has been revised. See Tech Specs for details.

2Baseline has been revised. See Tech Specs for details.

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

MICH-4.2 Reduce the rate of deaths among adolescents aged 15 to 19 years Revised

This objective was revised.
See Revision History for Details.

Additional Data Options

Adolescent deaths (per 100,000 population, 15–19 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 60.3 (2007)
2020 Target: 54.31
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 20072 2008 2009 2010  
Total 60.3
CI 59.2 / 61.3
SE 0.523
55.9
CI 54.9 / 56.8
SE 0.501
51.9
CI 51.0 / 52.9
SE 0.484
49.4
CI 48.5 / 50.3
SE 0.473


Sex









Male 84.3
CI 82.6 / 86.0
SE 0.862
78.5
CI 76.9 / 80.2
SE 0.83
71.8
CI 70.2 / 73.3
SE 0.794
69.6
CI 68.0 / 71.1
SE 0.785


Female 34.9
CI 33.7 / 36.0
SE 0.57
31.9
CI 30.9 / 33.0
SE 0.544
31.0
CI 29.9 / 32.0
SE 0.535
28.1
CI 27.1 / 29.1
SE 0.512


Race/Ethnicity









American Indian or Alaska Native 70.6
CI 62.1 / 79.1
SE 4.338
68.7
CI 60.4 / 77.0
SE 4.23
69.0
CI 60.8 / 77.2
SE 4.2
61.5
CI 53.8 / 69.3
SE 3.955


Asian or Pacific Islander 28.8
CI 25.6 / 32.0
SE 1.627
24.3
CI 21.5 / 27.2
SE 1.474
24.1
CI 21.3 / 27.0
SE 1.448
22.8
CI 20.0 / 25.5
SE 1.393


White 57.8
CI 56.7 / 59.0
SE 0.585
53.3
CI 52.2 / 54.4
SE 0.561
49.9
CI 48.8 / 50.9
SE 0.544
47.0
CI 46.0 / 48.0
SE 0.53


Not Hispanic or Latino 61.9
CI 60.8 / 63.1
SE 0.587
57.8
CI 56.6 / 58.9
SE 0.568
52.9
CI 51.8 / 53.9
SE 0.546
51.2
CI 50.1 / 52.3
SE 0.541


   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 82.7
CI 79.7 / 85.7
SE 1.537
79.0
CI 76.1 / 81.9
SE 1.491
70.4
CI 67.7 / 73.2
SE 1.407
70.6
CI 67.8 / 73.3
SE 1.416


   White, not Hispanic or Latino 58.2
CI 56.9 / 59.5
SE 0.664
53.9
CI 52.6 / 55.1
SE 0.642
49.4
CI 48.2 / 50.6
SE 0.619
47.5
CI 46.3 / 48.7
SE 0.612


Black or African American 79.5
CI 76.7 / 82.4
SE 1.463
75.4
CI 72.7 / 78.2
SE 1.412
67.6
CI 64.9 / 70.2
SE 1.332
67.0
CI 64.4 / 69.7
SE 1.333


Hispanic or Latino 52.6
CI 50.4 / 54.8
SE 1.129
47.4
CI 45.3 / 49.4
SE 1.05
46.9
CI 44.9 / 48.9
SE 1.027
41.5
CI 39.7 / 43.4
SE 0.957


Country of birth









US DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Outside US DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Geographic location









Metropolitan 56.8
CI 55.7 / 57.9
SE 0.556
52.7
CI 51.7 / 53.8
SE 0.534
48.6
CI 47.6 / 49.6
SE 0.512
46.3
CI 45.4 / 47.3
SE 0.501


Non-metropolitan 77.5
CI 74.7 / 80.3
SE 1.447
71.5
CI 68.8 / 74.3
SE 1.394
68.6
CI 65.9 / 71.3
SE 1.374
65.2
CI 62.5 / 67.8
SE 1.349


Footnotes View Footnotes

1Target has been revised. See Tech Specs for details.

2Baseline has been revised. See Tech Specs for details.

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

Young adult deaths (per 100,000 population, 20–24 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 98.1 (2007)
2020 Target: 88.31
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 20072 2008 2009 2010  
Total 98.1
CI 96.8 / 99.5
SE 0.682
93.4
CI 92.1 / 94.7
SE 0.664
88.4
CI 87.1 / 89.6
SE 0.643
86.5
CI 85.2 / 87.7
SE 0.633


Sex









Male 145.8
CI 143.5 / 148.1
SE 1.161
139.0
CI 136.8 / 141.2
SE 1.132
129.4
CI 127.3 / 131.5
SE 1.088
126.4
CI 124.3 / 128.5
SE 1.071


Female 48.0
CI 46.6 / 49.3
SE 0.683
45.7
CI 44.4 / 47.0
SE 0.665
45.5
CI 44.2 / 46.8
SE 0.66
44.8
CI 43.6 / 46.1
SE 0.651


Race/Ethnicity









American Indian or Alaska Native 106.4
CI 95.4 / 117.4
SE 5.631
107.6
CI 96.6 / 118.5
SE 5.586
112.8
CI 101.8 / 123.9
SE 5.641
102.8
CI 92.4 / 113.2
SE 5.322


Not Hispanic or Latino 100.4
CI 98.9 / 101.9
SE 0.767
97.0
CI 95.6 / 98.5
SE 0.754
91.5
CI 90.0 / 92.9
SE 0.73
90.9
CI 89.5 / 92.3
SE 0.726


   White, not Hispanic or Latino 93.9
CI 92.2 / 95.6
SE 0.86
90.8
CI 89.2 / 92.5
SE 0.847
85.1
CI 83.5 / 86.7
SE 0.819
85.4
CI 83.8 / 87.0
SE 0.82


   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 145.6
CI 141.2 / 149.9
SE 2.208
142.0
CI 137.8 / 146.3
SE 2.169
133.1
CI 129.1 / 137.2
SE 2.08
129.5
CI 125.5 / 133.5
SE 2.031


Asian or Pacific Islander 43.7
CI 40.0 / 47.4
SE 1.897
36.0
CI 32.7 / 39.3
SE 1.7
37.8
CI 34.4 / 41.2
SE 1.717
36.9
CI 33.6 / 40.1
SE 1.674


Black or African American 138.8
CI 134.7 / 142.9
SE 2.087
134.9
CI 130.9 / 138.9
SE 2.042
126.1
CI 122.3 / 129.9
SE 1.952
122.4
CI 118.7 / 126.2
SE 1.902


White 94.1
CI 92.6 / 95.6
SE 0.759
89.3
CI 87.9 / 90.8
SE 0.739
84.2
CI 82.8 / 85.6
SE 0.716
82.7
CI 81.3 / 84.1
SE 0.707


Hispanic or Latino 87.3
CI 84.5 / 90.2
SE 1.473
77.1
CI 74.4 / 79.8
SE 1.37
73.6
CI 71.0 / 76.2
SE 1.321
67.4
CI 64.9 / 69.8
SE 1.248


Country of birth









US DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Outside US DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Geographic location









Metropolitan 93.5
CI 92.1 / 94.9
SE 0.725
89.4
CI 88.0 / 90.8
SE 0.706
84.3
CI 83.0 / 85.6
SE 0.682
83.6
CI 82.3 / 84.9
SE 0.675


Non-metropolitan 123.3
CI 119.5 / 127.1
SE 1.939
115.8
CI 112.1 / 119.5
SE 1.889
111.1
CI 107.5 / 114.8
SE 1.854
102.6
CI 99.1 / 106.1
SE 1.78


Footnotes View Footnotes

1Target has been revised. See Tech Specs for details.

2Baseline has been revised. See Tech Specs for details.

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

Maternal deaths (per 100,000 live births)

2020 Baseline (year): 12.7 (2007)
2020 Target: 11.4
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2007        
Total 12.7
CI 11.6 / 13.8
SE 0.542








Race/Ethnicity









Hispanic or Latino 8.9
CI 7.1 / 10.7
SE 0.917








Asian or Pacific Islander 9.4
CI 5.7 / 13.2
SE 1.925








Not Hispanic or Latino 14.1
CI 12.8 / 15.4
SE 0.66








   White, not Hispanic or Latino 10.5
CI 9.2 / 11.8
SE 0.673








   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 28.4
CI 24.2 / 32.5
SE 2.127








American Indian or Alaska Native DSU









White 10.0
CI 9.0 / 11.1
SE 0.549








Black or African American 26.5
CI 22.6 / 30.4
SE 1.98








Age group









<15 years DSU









25-29 years 9.4
CI 7.7 / 11.2
SE 0.884








15-19 years 7.0
CI 4.5 / 9.4
SE 1.251








20-24 years 8.1
CI 6.4 / 9.8
SE 0.867








30-34 years 12.1
CI 9.9 / 14.3
SE 1.12








35 years and over 32.3
CI 27.8 / 36.8
SE 2.297








Country of birth









US 13.3
CI 12.0 / 14.6
SE 0.642








Outside US 10.7
CI 8.7 / 12.6
SE 0.999








Geographic location









Non-metropolitan 12.1
CI 9.5 / 14.8
SE 1.358








Metropolitan 12.8
CI 11.6 / 14.0
SE 0.591








Marital status









Unmarried DSU









Married DSU









Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

Maternal complications during hospitalized labor and delivery (per 100 deliveries)

2020 Baseline (year): 31.1 (2007)
2020 Target: 28.0
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2007        
Total 31.1
CI 30.0 / 32.3
SE 0.592








Race/Ethnicity









White only 29.1
CI 27.6 / 30.7
SE 0.776








Black or African American only 37.3
CI 34.3 / 40.3
SE 1.544








Age group









15-19 years 32.6
CI 29.6 / 35.6
SE 1.529








<15 years DSU









35 years and over 36.3
CI 33.6 / 39.0
SE 1.374








20-24 years 27.7
CI 25.8 / 29.5
SE 0.943








25-29 years 31.4
CI 29.5 / 33.3
SE 0.968








30-34 years 30.6
CI 28.7 / 32.5
SE 0.973








Geographic region (of hospital)









Northeast 31.6
CI 28.4 / 34.8
SE 1.637








Midwest 30.6
CI 28.3 / 32.9
SE 1.187








South 33.8
CI 32.3 / 35.4
SE 0.797








West 27.0
CI 24.5 / 29.5
SE 1.276








Health insurance status









Insured 31.1
CI 30.0 / 32.3
SE 0.596








   Public 31.2
CI 29.7 / 32.7
SE 0.778








   Private 31.1
CI 29.6 / 32.6
SE 0.768








Uninsured 31.8
CI 25.7 / 37.8
SE 3.091








Marital status (15 years and over)









Divorced or separated 33.5
CI 23.3 / 43.7
SE 5.198








Widowed DSU









Single 30.9
CI 28.6 / 33.3
SE 1.200








Married 30.2
CI 28.2 / 32.2
SE 1.039








Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

Cesarean births among low-risk women with no prior cesarean births (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 26.5 (2007)
2020 Target: 23.9
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2007 2008 2009 2010  
Total 26.5
CI 26.4 / 26.6
SE 0.056
26.6
CI 26.5 / 26.7
SE 0.052
26.9
CI 26.8 / 27.0
SE 0.051
26.4
CI 26.3 / 26.5
SE 0.048


Sex (of child)









Female 24.3
CI 24.2 / 24.5
SE 0.077
24.5
CI 24.3 / 24.6
SE 0.072
24.7
CI 24.6 / 24.9
SE 0.071
24.2
CI 24.1 / 24.4
SE 0.067


Male 28.5
CI 28.4 / 28.7
SE 0.08
28.6
CI 28.5 / 28.7
SE 0.074
29.0
CI 28.9 / 29.1
SE 0.073
28.5
CI 28.3 / 28.6
SE 0.069


Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









White 26.1
CI 26.0 / 26.2
SE 0.062
26.2
CI 26.0 / 26.3
SE 0.058
26.4
CI 26.3 / 26.5
SE 0.057
25.8
CI 25.7 / 25.9
SE 0.054


Asian or Pacific Islander 26.9
CI 26.5 / 27.3
SE 0.213
27.8
CI 27.4 / 28.1
SE 0.194
28.3
CI 27.9 / 28.7
SE 0.194
27.9
CI 27.5 / 28.2
SE 0.184


Black or African American 28.6
CI 28.3 / 29.0
SE 0.166
28.8
CI 28.5 / 29.1
SE 0.147
29.5
CI 29.2 / 29.8
SE 0.146
29.4
CI 29.1 / 29.7
SE 0.136


Not Hispanic or Latino 26.6
CI 26.5 / 26.7
SE 0.066
26.8
CI 26.7 / 27.0
SE 0.061
27.1
CI 27.0 / 27.2
SE 0.059
26.6
CI 26.4 / 26.7
SE 0.056


   White, not Hispanic or Latino 26.1
CI 26.0 / 26.3
SE 0.075
26.3
CI 26.2 / 26.4
SE 0.07
26.4
CI 26.3 / 26.6
SE 0.069
25.7
CI 25.6 / 25.9
SE 0.064


   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 28.8
CI 28.5 / 29.2
SE 0.174
29.1
CI 28.8 / 29.4
SE 0.155
29.7
CI 29.4 / 30.0
SE 0.154
29.6
CI 29.3 / 29.9
SE 0.143


American Indian or Alaska Native 24.5
CI 23.1 / 25.8
SE 0.687
21.7
CI 20.6 / 22.7
SE 0.539
23.8
CI 22.8 / 24.7
SE 0.494
23.3
CI 22.4 / 24.2
SE 0.476


Hispanic or Latino 26.1
CI 25.9 / 26.3
SE 0.106
25.8
CI 25.6 / 26.0
SE 0.1
26.4
CI 26.2 / 26.6
SE 0.101
25.9
CI 25.7 / 26.1
SE 0.099


Age group (of mother)









25-29 years 28.1
CI 27.8 / 28.3
SE 0.114
28.0
CI 27.8 / 28.2
SE 0.105
28.2
CI 28.0 / 28.4
SE 0.102
27.4
CI 27.2 / 27.6
SE 0.096


30-34 years 33.4
CI 33.1 / 33.8
SE 0.158
33.2
CI 32.9 / 33.5
SE 0.143
33.2
CI 32.9 / 33.4
SE 0.139
32.4
CI 32.2 / 32.7
SE 0.128


15-19 years 19.3
CI 19.1 / 19.5
SE 0.104
19.4
CI 19.2 / 19.5
SE 0.097
19.7
CI 19.5 / 19.9
SE 0.097
18.9
CI 18.8 / 19.1
SE 0.095


20-24 years 24.0
CI 23.8 / 24.2
SE 0.096
24.2
CI 24.0 / 24.4
SE 0.09
24.6
CI 24.4 / 24.8
SE 0.089
23.9
CI 23.8 / 24.1
SE 0.085


35 years and over 43.5
CI 43.0 / 44.0
SE 0.252
43.4
CI 43.0 / 43.9
SE 0.229
43.8
CI 43.3 / 44.2
SE 0.226
42.9
CI 42.5 / 43.3
SE 0.213


<15 years 19.9
CI 18.3 / 21.5
SE 0.826
16.7
CI 15.3 / 18.2
SE 0.737
18.5
CI 17.0 / 20.1
SE 0.791
16.9
CI 15.4 / 18.4
SE 0.758


Country of birth (of mother)









US 26.4
CI 26.2 / 26.5
SE 0.064
26.4
CI 26.2 / 26.5
SE 0.06
26.7
CI 26.6 / 26.8
SE 0.058
26.1
CI 26.0 / 26.2
SE 0.054


Outside US 26.9
CI 26.6 / 27.1
SE 0.114
27.2
CI 27.0 / 27.4
SE 0.107
27.7
CI 27.5 / 27.9
SE 0.109
27.5
CI 27.3 / 27.8
SE 0.107


Geographic location









Non-metropolitan 26.0
CI 25.7 / 26.2
SE 0.15
25.7
CI 25.4 / 26.0
SE 0.137
26.1
CI 25.9 / 26.4
SE 0.136
25.4
CI 25.1 / 25.6
SE 0.129


Metropolitan 26.5
CI 26.4 / 26.7
SE 0.06
26.7
CI 26.6 / 26.8
SE 0.056
27.0
CI 26.9 / 27.1
SE 0.055
26.6
CI 26.5 / 26.7
SE 0.052


Marital status (of mother)









Unmarried 24.4
CI 24.3 / 24.6
SE 0.078
24.6
CI 24.5 / 24.8
SE 0.072
25.3
CI 25.2 / 25.4
SE 0.072
24.9
CI 24.8 / 25.1
SE 0.068


Married 28.3
CI 28.2 / 28.5
SE 0.079
28.4
CI 28.3 / 28.6
SE 0.073
28.4
CI 28.3 / 28.6
SE 0.072
27.8
CI 27.6 / 27.9
SE 0.068


Footnotes View Footnotes

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.

Cesarean births among low-risk women with a prior cesarean birth (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 90.8 (2007)
2020 Target: 81.7
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2007 2008 2009 2010  
Total 90.8
CI 90.7 / 90.9
SE 0.061
90.7
CI 90.6 / 90.8
SE 0.056
90.6
CI 90.5 / 90.7
SE 0.055
89.9
CI 89.8 / 90.0
SE 0.053


Sex (of child)









Female 90.5
CI 90.4 / 90.7
SE 0.088
90.5
CI 90.3 / 90.7
SE 0.081
90.5
CI 90.3 / 90.6
SE 0.079
89.6
CI 89.5 / 89.8
SE 0.077


Male 91.0
CI 90.9 / 91.2
SE 0.084
90.9
CI 90.8 / 91.1
SE 0.078
90.8
CI 90.6 / 90.9
SE 0.076
90.2
CI 90.0 / 90.3
SE 0.073


Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Not Hispanic or Latino 90.4
CI 90.3 / 90.6
SE 0.076
90.4
CI 90.3 / 90.6
SE 0.069
90.4
CI 90.3 / 90.5
SE 0.066
89.5
CI 89.4 / 89.6
SE 0.064


   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 89.6
CI 89.2 / 90.0
SE 0.19
89.7
CI 89.4 / 90.1
SE 0.168
90.1
CI 89.8 / 90.4
SE 0.158
89.0
CI 88.7 / 89.3
SE 0.151


   White, not Hispanic or Latino 90.6
CI 90.4 / 90.8
SE 0.087
90.5
CI 90.3 / 90.6
SE 0.081
90.4
CI 90.3 / 90.6
SE 0.078
89.6
CI 89.4 / 89.7
SE 0.075


White 91.0
CI 90.8 / 91.1
SE 0.067
90.8
CI 90.7 / 91.0
SE 0.063
90.7
CI 90.6 / 90.8
SE 0.061
90.1
CI 90.0 / 90.2
SE 0.059


Asian or Pacific Islander 90.9
CI 90.4 / 91.4
SE 0.258
91.7
CI 91.3 / 92.2
SE 0.223
90.9
CI 90.5 / 91.3
SE 0.222
89.8
CI 89.3 / 90.2
SE 0.219


Black or African American 89.6
CI 89.2 / 89.9
SE 0.182
89.7
CI 89.4 / 90.0
SE 0.161
90.0
CI 89.8 / 90.3
SE 0.151
89.1
CI 88.8 / 89.3
SE 0.144


Hispanic or Latino 91.5
CI 91.3 / 91.7
SE 0.104
91.4
CI 91.2 / 91.6
SE 0.099
91.2
CI 91.1 / 91.4
SE 0.097
91.0
CI 90.8 / 91.2
SE 0.095


American Indian or Alaska Native 88.9
CI 87.3 / 90.4
SE 0.792
88.8
CI 87.5 / 90.2
SE 0.682
90.1
CI 89.0 / 91.2
SE 0.567
89.7
CI 88.6 / 90.7
SE 0.545


Age group (of mother)









30-34 years 90.5
CI 90.2 / 90.7
SE 0.116
90.3
CI 90.1 / 90.6
SE 0.107
90.1
CI 89.9 / 90.3
SE 0.103
89.6
CI 89.4 / 89.8
SE 0.098


25-29 years 90.3
CI 90.1 / 90.5
SE 0.118
90.5
CI 90.2 / 90.7
SE 0.108
90.4
CI 90.2 / 90.6
SE 0.103
89.5
CI 89.3 / 89.7
SE 0.101


20-24 years 91.9
CI 91.6 / 92.2
SE 0.133
91.7
CI 91.5 / 92.0
SE 0.125
91.7
CI 91.4 / 91.9
SE 0.121
91.1
CI 90.8 / 91.3
SE 0.12


35 years and over 90.8
CI 90.5 / 91.0
SE 0.13
90.7
CI 90.4 / 90.9
SE 0.121
90.6
CI 90.4 / 90.8
SE 0.118
89.9
CI 89.7 / 90.1
SE 0.113


<15 years DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



15-19 years 91.3
CI 90.6 / 92.1
SE 0.376
91.5
CI 90.8 / 92.2
SE 0.35
91.9
CI 91.2 / 92.5
SE 0.34
90.2
CI 89.5 / 90.9
SE 0.375


Country of birth (of mother)









Outside US 90.3
CI 90.1 / 90.5
SE 0.116
90.2
CI 90.0 / 90.4
SE 0.108
89.7
CI 89.5 / 90.0
SE 0.107
89.2
CI 89.0 / 89.4
SE 0.105


US 91.0
CI 90.9 / 91.1
SE 0.072
91.2
CI 91.1 / 91.4
SE 0.066
91.0
CI 90.9 / 91.1
SE 0.063
90.2
CI 90.1 / 90.3
SE 0.061


Geographic location









Metropolitan 90.7
CI 90.5 / 90.8
SE 0.066
90.5
CI 90.4 / 90.7
SE 0.061
90.4
CI 90.3 / 90.5
SE 0.06
89.6
CI 89.5 / 89.7
SE 0.058


Non-metropolitan 91.4
CI 91.1 / 91.7
SE 0.16
91.9
CI 91.6 / 92.2
SE 0.142
92.1
CI 91.8 / 92.3
SE 0.134
91.6
CI 91.3 / 91.9
SE 0.131


Marital status (of mother)









Married 90.6
CI 90.4 / 90.7
SE 0.074
90.5
CI 90.4 / 90.6
SE 0.069
90.2
CI 90.1 / 90.3
SE 0.068
89.3
CI 89.2 / 89.4
SE 0.066


Unmarried 91.3
CI 91.1 / 91.5
SE 0.107
91.2
CI 91.0 / 91.4
SE 0.097
91.5
CI 91.3 / 91.7
SE 0.091
91.1
CI 90.9 / 91.3
SE 0.087


Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

Low birth weight infants (percent, <2,500 grams)

2020 Baseline (year): 8.2 (2007)
2020 Target: 7.8
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Total 8.2
CI 8.2 / 8.2
SE 0.013
8.2
CI 8.2 / 8.2
SE 0.013
8.2
CI 8.1 / 8.2
SE 0.013
8.1
CI 8.1 / 8.2
SE 0.014
8.1
CI 8.1 / 8.1
SE 0.014
Sex









Male 7.6
CI 7.6 / 7.6
SE 0.018
7.6
CI 7.5 / 7.6
SE 0.018
7.5
CI 7.5 / 7.5
SE 0.018
7.5
CI 7.5 / 7.6
SE 0.018
7.5
CI 7.4 / 7.5
SE 0.018
Female 8.9
CI 8.8 / 8.9
SE 0.02
8.8
CI 8.8 / 8.9
SE 0.02
8.8
CI 8.8 / 8.9
SE 0.02
8.8
CI 8.8 / 8.8
SE 0.02
8.7
CI 8.7 / 8.8
SE 0.02
Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Not Hispanic or Latino 8.6
CI 8.6 / 8.7
SE 0.016
8.6
CI 8.5 / 8.6
SE 0.016
8.5
CI 8.5 / 8.6
SE 0.016
8.5
CI 8.5 / 8.5
SE 0.016
8.4
CI 8.4 / 8.4
SE 0.016
   White, not Hispanic or Latino 7.3
CI 7.2 / 7.3
SE 0.017
7.2
CI 7.2 / 7.3
SE 0.017
7.2
CI 7.2 / 7.2
SE 0.017
7.1
CI 7.1 / 7.2
SE 0.018
7.1
CI 7.1 / 7.1
SE 0.018
   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 13.9
CI 13.8 / 14.0
SE 0.044
13.7
CI 13.6 / 13.8
SE 0.044
13.6
CI 13.5 / 13.7
SE 0.044
13.5
CI 13.4 / 13.6
SE 0.045
13.3
CI 13.2 / 13.4
SE 0.045
American Indian or Alaska Native 7.5
CI 7.2 / 7.7
SE 0.118
7.4
CI 7.2 / 7.6
SE 0.118
7.3
CI 7.0 / 7.5
SE 0.118
7.6
CI 7.4 / 7.9
SE 0.123
7.6
CI 7.3 / 7.8
SE 0.123
White 7.2
CI 7.1 / 7.2
SE 0.014
7.1
CI 7.1 / 7.2
SE 0.014
7.1
CI 7.1 / 7.1
SE 0.014
7.1
CI 7.1 / 7.1
SE 0.015
7.1
CI 7.0 / 7.1
SE 0.015
Black or African American 13.6
CI 13.5 / 13.6
SE 0.042
13.4
CI 13.3 / 13.5
SE 0.042
13.3
CI 13.2 / 13.4
SE 0.042
13.2
CI 13.1 / 13.3
SE 0.042
13.0
CI 12.9 / 13.1
SE 0.042
Hispanic or Latino 6.9
CI 6.9 / 7.0
SE 0.025
7.0
CI 6.9 / 7.0
SE 0.025
6.9
CI 6.9 / 7.0
SE 0.025
7.0
CI 6.9 / 7.0
SE 0.026
7.0
CI 7.0 / 7.1
SE 0.027
Asian or Pacific Islander 8.1
CI 8.0 / 8.2
SE 0.054
8.2
CI 8.1 / 8.3
SE 0.054
8.3
CI 8.2 / 8.4
SE 0.055
8.5
CI 8.4 / 8.6
SE 0.056
8.4
CI 8.2 / 8.5
SE 0.055
Age group (of mother)









15-19 years 9.8
CI 9.7 / 9.9
SE 0.045
9.7
CI 9.6 / 9.8
SE 0.045
9.6
CI 9.5 / 9.7
SE 0.046
9.6
CI 9.5 / 9.7
SE 0.049
9.6
CI 9.5 / 9.7
SE 0.051
35 years and over 9.3
CI 9.3 / 9.4
SE 0.037
9.5
CI 9.4 / 9.5
SE 0.038
9.4
CI 9.3 / 9.5
SE 0.038
9.4
CI 9.3 / 9.4
SE 0.038
9.4
CI 9.3 / 9.4
SE 0.038
30-34 years 7.6
CI 7.6 / 7.7
SE 0.027
7.6
CI 7.5 / 7.6
SE 0.027
7.6
CI 7.5 / 7.6
SE 0.027
7.6
CI 7.5 / 7.6
SE 0.027
7.5
CI 7.5 / 7.6
SE 0.027
20-24 years 8.3
CI 8.2 / 8.4
SE 0.027
8.2
CI 8.2 / 8.3
SE 0.027
8.3
CI 8.2 / 8.3
SE 0.027
8.3
CI 8.3 / 8.4
SE 0.028
8.3
CI 8.3 / 8.4
SE 0.029
<15 years 12.4
CI 11.6 / 13.2
SE 0.419
12.4
CI 11.5 / 13.2
SE 0.434
12.3
CI 11.4 / 13.2
SE 0.464
12.1
CI 11.1 / 13.0
SE 0.486
11.7
CI 10.7 / 12.7
SE 0.51
25-29 years 7.4
CI 7.4 / 7.5
SE 0.024
7.4
CI 7.4 / 7.4
SE 0.024
7.4
CI 7.4 / 7.4
SE 0.024
7.4
CI 7.3 / 7.4
SE 0.025
7.3
CI 7.3 / 7.4
SE 0.025
Educational attainment (of mother, 20 years and over)









Some college







8.0
CI 8.0 / 8.1
SE 0.034
< High school







8.7
CI 8.6 / 8.8
SE 0.042
Advanced degree







7.2
CI 7.1 / 7.3
SE 0.046
Associates degree







7.4
CI 7.3 / 7.5
SE 0.053
4-year college degree







6.7
CI 6.6 / 6.8
SE 0.033
High school







8.7
CI 8.7 / 8.8
SE 0.033
Country of birth (of mother)









US 8.6
CI 8.6 / 8.7
SE 0.016
8.5
CI 8.5 / 8.6
SE 0.016
8.5
CI 8.5 / 8.5
SE 0.016
8.5
CI 8.4 / 8.5
SE 0.016
8.4
CI 8.4 / 8.4
SE 0.016
Outside US 6.8
CI 6.8 / 6.9
SE 0.024
6.9
CI 6.9 / 7.0
SE 0.025
7.0
CI 6.9 / 7.0
SE 0.026
7.0
CI 7.0 / 7.1
SE 0.027
7.1
CI 7.0 / 7.1
SE 0.027
Geographic location









Metropolitan 8.2
CI 8.2 / 8.2
SE 0.014
8.2
CI 8.1 / 8.2
SE 0.014
8.2
CI 8.1 / 8.2
SE 0.015
8.1
CI 8.1 / 8.2
SE 0.015
8.1
CI 8.0 / 8.1
SE 0.015
Non-metropolitan 8.3
CI 8.3 / 8.4
SE 0.034
8.3
CI 8.2 / 8.4
SE 0.034
8.2
CI 8.1 / 8.3
SE 0.035
8.2
CI 8.2 / 8.3
SE 0.035
8.2
CI 8.1 / 8.3
SE 0.036
Marital status (of mother)









Unmarried 9.9
CI 9.9 / 9.9
SE 0.023
9.8
CI 9.7 / 9.8
SE 0.023
9.7
CI 9.7 / 9.7
SE 0.023
9.7
CI 9.7 / 9.8
SE 0.023
9.7
CI 9.6 / 9.7
SE 0.023
Married 7.1
CI 7.1 / 7.1
SE 0.016
7.1
CI 7.1 / 7.1
SE 0.016
7.1
CI 7.1 / 7.1
SE 0.016
7.0
CI 7.0 / 7.1
SE 0.017
7.0
CI 7.0 / 7.0
SE 0.017
Characteristics of birth









Singleton births 6.4
CI 6.4 / 6.5
SE 0.012
6.4
CI 6.4 / 6.4
SE 0.012
6.4
CI 6.3 / 6.4
SE 0.012
6.4
CI 6.4 / 6.4
SE 0.012
6.3
CI 6.3 / 6.3
SE 0.012

Footnotes View Footnotes

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.

Very low birth weight infants (percent, <1,500 grams)

2020 Baseline (year): 1.5 (2007)
2020 Target: 1.4
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Total 1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.006
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.006
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.006
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.006
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.006
Sex (of child)









Male 1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.008
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.008
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.008
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.008
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.008
Female 1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.008
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.008
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.008
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.009
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.009
Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Black or African American 3.1
CI 3.1 / 3.1
SE 0.021
2.9
CI 2.9 / 3.0
SE 0.021
3.0
CI 2.9 / 3.0
SE 0.021
2.9
CI 2.9 / 2.9
SE 0.021
2.9
CI 2.8 / 2.9
SE 0.021
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.4
SE 0.05
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.4
SE 0.051
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.4
SE 0.052
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.4
SE 0.052
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.4
SE 0.053
Not Hispanic or Latino 1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.007
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.007
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.007
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.007
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.007
   White, not Hispanic or Latino 1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.007
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.007
1.2
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.007
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.007
1.1
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.007
   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 3.2
CI 3.2 / 3.2
SE 0.022
3.0
CI 3.0 / 3.1
SE 0.022
3.1
CI 3.0 / 3.1
SE 0.022
3.0
CI 2.9 / 3.0
SE 0.022
3.0
CI 2.9 / 3.0
SE 0.022
White 1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.006
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.006
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.006
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.006
1.2
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.006
Hispanic or Latino 1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.011
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.011
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.011
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.011
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.011
Asian or Pacific Islander 1.1
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.021
1.2
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.021
1.1
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.021
1.2
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.022
1.2
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.021
Age group (of mother)









<15 years 2.8
CI 2.4 / 3.2
SE 0.209
3.0
CI 2.6 / 3.4
SE 0.225
2.7
CI 2.3 / 3.2
SE 0.23
2.9
CI 2.4 / 3.4
SE 0.249
2.7
CI 2.2 / 3.2
SE 0.259
20-24 years 1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.011
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.011
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.012
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.012
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.012
15-19 years 1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.02
1.8
CI 1.7 / 1.8
SE 0.02
1.7
CI 1.7 / 1.7
SE 0.02
1.7
CI 1.7 / 1.8
SE 0.022
1.7
CI 1.7 / 1.7
SE 0.023
30-34 years 1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.012
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.012
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.012
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.012
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.012
35 years and over 1.8
CI 1.7 / 1.8
SE 0.017
1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.8
SE 0.017
1.8
CI 1.7 / 1.8
SE 0.017
1.7
CI 1.7 / 1.8
SE 0.017
1.8
CI 1.7 / 1.8
SE 0.017
25-29 years 1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.3
SE 0.01
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.3
SE 0.01
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.3
SE 0.011
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.3
SE 0.011
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.011
Educational attainment (of mother, 20 years and over)









< High school







1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.018
High school







1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.015
Advanced degree







1.1
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.019
Some college







1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.015
Associates degree







1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.023
4-year college degree







1.1
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.014
Country of birth (of mother)









Outside US 1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.01
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.011
1.2
CI 1.1 / 1.2
SE 0.011
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.011
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.012
US 1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.007
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.007
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.007
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.007
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.007
Geographic location









Non-metropolitan 1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.015
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.015
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.015
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.015
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.015
Metropolitan 1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.006
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.006
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.006
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.007
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.007
Marital status (of mother)









Unmarried 1.9
CI 1.9 / 1.9
SE 0.01
1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.01
1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.8
SE 0.01
1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.011
1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.8
SE 0.011
Married 1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.007
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.007
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.007
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.007
1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.007
Characteristics of birth









Singleton births 1.1
CI 1.1 / 1.1
SE 0.005
1.1
CI 1.1 / 1.1
SE 0.005
1.1
CI 1.1 / 1.1
SE 0.005
1.1
CI 1.1 / 1.1
SE 0.005
1.1
CI 1.1 / 1.1
SE 0.005

Footnotes View Footnotes

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.

Total preterm live births (percent, <37 weeks gestation)

2020 Baseline (year): 12.7 (2007)
2020 Target: 11.4
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Total 12.3
CI 12.3 / 12.4
SE 0.016
12.2
CI 12.1 / 12.2
SE 0.016
12.0
CI 12.0 / 12.0
SE 0.016
11.7
CI 11.7 / 11.8
SE 0.016
11.5
CI 11.5 / 11.6
SE 0.016
Sex









Male 12.8
CI 12.8 / 12.9
SE 0.023
12.6
CI 12.6 / 12.7
SE 0.023
12.5
CI 12.4 / 12.5
SE 0.023
12.2
CI 12.2 / 12.3
SE 0.023
12.0
CI 12.0 / 12.1
SE 0.023
Female 11.8
CI 11.8 / 11.9
SE 0.022
11.7
CI 11.7 / 11.8
SE 0.023
11.5
CI 11.4 / 11.5
SE 0.023
11.2
CI 11.2 / 11.3
SE 0.023
11.1
CI 11.0 / 11.1
SE 0.023
Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Not Hispanic or Latino 12.4
CI 12.4 / 12.4
SE 0.019
12.2
CI 12.2 / 12.3
SE 0.019
12.0
CI 12.0 / 12.1
SE 0.019
11.7
CI 11.7 / 11.8
SE 0.019
11.5
CI 11.5 / 11.6
SE 0.018
   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 17.5
CI 17.4 / 17.6
SE 0.048
17.5
CI 17.4 / 17.6
SE 0.049
17.1
CI 17.0 / 17.2
SE 0.049
16.8
CI 16.7 / 16.9
SE 0.049
16.5
CI 16.4 / 16.6
SE 0.049
   White, not Hispanic or Latino 11.1
CI 11.1 / 11.2
SE 0.021
10.9
CI 10.9 / 11.0
SE 0.021
10.8
CI 10.7 / 10.8
SE 0.021
10.5
CI 10.5 / 10.5
SE 0.021
10.3
CI 10.2 / 10.3
SE 0.021
Hispanic or Latino 12.1
CI 12.0 / 12.2
SE 0.032
12.0
CI 11.9 / 12.0
SE 0.032
11.8
CI 11.7 / 11.9
SE 0.033
11.7
CI 11.6 / 11.7
SE 0.033
11.6
CI 11.5 / 11.6
SE 0.034
Black or African American 17.3
CI 17.2 / 17.4
SE 0.046
17.2
CI 17.1 / 17.3
SE 0.047
16.9
CI 16.8 / 16.9
SE 0.047
16.5
CI 16.4 / 16.6
SE 0.047
16.2
CI 16.1 / 16.3
SE 0.046
American Indian or Alaska Native 13.6
CI 13.3 / 13.9
SE 0.154
13.5
CI 13.1 / 13.8
SE 0.155
13.6
CI 13.3 / 13.9
SE 0.159
13.5
CI 13.2 / 13.8
SE 0.159
13.3
CI 12.9 / 13.6
SE 0.158
White 11.4
CI 11.4 / 11.5
SE 0.018
11.2
CI 11.2 / 11.3
SE 0.018
11.1
CI 11.0 / 11.1
SE 0.018
10.8
CI 10.8 / 10.9
SE 0.018
10.7
CI 10.6 / 10.7
SE 0.018
Asian or Pacific Islander 10.7
CI 10.6 / 10.8
SE 0.062
10.8
CI 10.7 / 11.0
SE 0.062
10.7
CI 10.6 / 10.8
SE 0.062
10.4
CI 10.3 / 10.5
SE 0.061
10.2
CI 10.0 / 10.3
SE 0.058
Age group (of mother)









25-29 years 11.4
CI 11.3 / 11.4
SE 0.029
11.2
CI 11.1 / 11.2
SE 0.029
11.0
CI 10.9 / 11.0
SE 0.029
10.7
CI 10.6 / 10.8
SE 0.029
10.5
CI 10.5 / 10.6
SE 0.029
35 years and over 14.4
CI 14.3 / 14.5
SE 0.045
14.3
CI 14.2 / 14.4
SE 0.046
14.1
CI 14.0 / 14.2
SE 0.046
13.8
CI 13.7 / 13.9
SE 0.045
13.6
CI 13.5 / 13.7
SE 0.045
20-24 years 12.1
CI 12.0 / 12.1
SE 0.032
12.1
CI 12.0 / 12.1
SE 0.032
11.9
CI 11.8 / 12.0
SE 0.033
11.7
CI 11.6 / 11.7
SE 0.033
11.5
CI 11.4 / 11.5
SE 0.033
30-34 years 11.7
CI 11.7 / 11.8
SE 0.033
11.6
CI 11.5 / 11.7
SE 0.033
11.4
CI 11.3 / 11.4
SE 0.032
11.1
CI 11.0 / 11.2
SE 0.032
11.0
CI 10.9 / 11.0
SE 0.031
15-19 years 14.0
CI 13.9 / 14.1
SE 0.053
13.6
CI 13.5 / 13.7
SE 0.054
13.5
CI 13.4 / 13.7
SE 0.056
13.5
CI 13.4 / 13.6
SE 0.06
13.2
CI 13.1 / 13.3
SE 0.061
<15 years 21.3
CI 20.3 / 22.4
SE 0.541
20.5
CI 19.4 / 21.6
SE 0.57
21.8
CI 20.6 / 23.0
SE 0.616
21.1
CI 19.9 / 22.4
SE 0.649
20.8
CI 19.5 / 22.2
SE 0.671
Educational attainment (of mother, 20 years and over)









Advanced degree







9.7
CI 9.7 / 9.8
SE 0.05
Country of birth (of mother)









Outside US 11.3
CI 11.2 / 11.4
SE 0.031
11.3
CI 11.3 / 11.4
SE 0.032
11.1
CI 11.1 / 11.2
SE 0.033
11.0
CI 10.9 / 11.1
SE 0.033
10.9
CI 10.8 / 10.9
SE 0.033
US 12.6
CI 12.6 / 12.7
SE 0.019
12.4
CI 12.4 / 12.5
SE 0.019
12.2
CI 12.2 / 12.3
SE 0.019
11.9
CI 11.9 / 12.0
SE 0.019
11.7
CI 11.7 / 11.8
SE 0.018
Geographic location









Metropolitan 12.3
CI 12.2 / 12.3
SE 0.017
12.1
CI 12.1 / 12.2
SE 0.017
11.9
CI 11.9 / 12.0
SE 0.018
11.7
CI 11.6 / 11.7
SE 0.018
11.5
CI 11.4 / 11.5
SE 0.017
Non-metropolitan 12.7
CI 12.7 / 12.8
SE 0.041
12.4
CI 12.3 / 12.5
SE 0.042
12.4
CI 12.3 / 12.4
SE 0.042
12.2
CI 12.1 / 12.2
SE 0.042
11.9
CI 11.8 / 12.0
SE 0.042
Marital status (of mother)









Married 11.1
CI 11.1 / 11.1
SE 0.02
11.0
CI 10.9 / 11.0
SE 0.02
10.8
CI 10.7 / 10.8
SE 0.02
10.5
CI 10.4 / 10.5
SE 0.02
10.3
CI 10.2 / 10.3
SE 0.02
Unmarried 14.1
CI 14.1 / 14.2
SE 0.027
13.9
CI 13.9 / 14.0
SE 0.027
13.7
CI 13.7 / 13.8
SE 0.027
13.6
CI 13.5 / 13.6
SE 0.027
13.4
CI 13.4 / 13.5
SE 0.027

Footnotes View Footnotes

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.

Late preterm live births (percent, 34–36 weeks gestation)

2020 Baseline (year): 9.0 (2007)
2020 Target: 8.1
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Total 9.0
CI 9.0 / 9.1
SE 0.014
8.8
CI 8.7 / 8.8
SE 0.014
8.7
CI 8.6 / 8.7
SE 0.014
8.5
CI 8.5 / 8.5
SE 0.014
8.3
CI 8.3 / 8.3
SE 0.014
Sex (of child)









Female 8.7
CI 8.6 / 8.7
SE 0.019
8.4
CI 8.4 / 8.4
SE 0.019
8.3
CI 8.3 / 8.4
SE 0.019
8.1
CI 8.1 / 8.2
SE 0.02
7.9
CI 7.9 / 8.0
SE 0.019
Male 9.4
CI 9.4 / 9.4
SE 0.02
9.1
CI 9.1 / 9.2
SE 0.02
9.0
CI 8.9 / 9.0
SE 0.02
8.8
CI 8.8 / 8.9
SE 0.02
8.6
CI 8.6 / 8.7
SE 0.02
Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Asian or Pacific Islander 8.1
CI 8.0 / 8.2
SE 0.054
7.9
CI 7.8 / 8.0
SE 0.054
8.1
CI 8.0 / 8.2
SE 0.054
7.8
CI 7.7 / 7.9
SE 0.054
7.6
CI 7.5 / 7.7
SE 0.053
Hispanic or Latino 8.9
CI 8.8 / 8.9
SE 0.028
8.8
CI 8.7 / 8.8
SE 0.028
8.6
CI 8.6 / 8.7
SE 0.028
8.5
CI 8.5 / 8.6
SE 0.029
8.4
CI 8.3 / 8.5
SE 0.029
Not Hispanic or Latino 9.1
CI 9.1 / 9.1
SE 0.016
8.8
CI 8.7 / 8.8
SE 0.016
8.7
CI 8.6 / 8.7
SE 0.016
8.5
CI 8.4 / 8.5
SE 0.016
8.2
CI 8.2 / 8.3
SE 0.016
   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 11.8
CI 11.7 / 11.8
SE 0.041
11.3
CI 11.2 / 11.3
SE 0.04
11.2
CI 11.2 / 11.3
SE 0.04
11.0
CI 10.9 / 11.1
SE 0.041
10.7
CI 10.7 / 10.8
SE 0.041
   White, not Hispanic or Latino 8.5
CI 8.4 / 8.5
SE 0.018
8.2
CI 8.1 / 8.2
SE 0.018
8.0
CI 8.0 / 8.0
SE 0.018
7.8
CI 7.8 / 7.9
SE 0.018
7.6
CI 7.6 / 7.7
SE 0.018
White 8.6
CI 8.6 / 8.6
SE 0.015
8.3
CI 8.3 / 8.4
SE 0.015
8.2
CI 8.2 / 8.2
SE 0.015
8.0
CI 8.0 / 8.1
SE 0.016
7.8
CI 7.8 / 7.9
SE 0.015
American Indian or Alaska Native 9.9
CI 9.7 / 10.2
SE 0.135
9.7
CI 9.4 / 10.0
SE 0.133
9.4
CI 9.2 / 9.7
SE 0.133
9.6
CI 9.4 / 9.9
SE 0.136
9.6
CI 9.4 / 9.9
SE 0.137
Black or African American 11.6
CI 11.5 / 11.7
SE 0.039
11.1
CI 11.1 / 11.2
SE 0.038
11.1
CI 11.0 / 11.2
SE 0.039
10.9
CI 10.8 / 10.9
SE 0.039
10.6
CI 10.5 / 10.7
SE 0.039
Age group (of mother)









20-24 years 9.0
CI 8.9 / 9.0
SE 0.027
8.6
CI 8.5 / 8.6
SE 0.027
8.5
CI 8.5 / 8.6
SE 0.028
8.3
CI 8.3 / 8.4
SE 0.028
8.2
CI 8.2 / 8.3
SE 0.029
25-29 years 8.4
CI 8.4 / 8.5
SE 0.025
8.2
CI 8.1 / 8.2
SE 0.025
8.0
CI 8.0 / 8.1
SE 0.025
7.9
CI 7.8 / 7.9
SE 0.025
7.7
CI 7.6 / 7.7
SE 0.025
30-34 years 8.7
CI 8.6 / 8.7
SE 0.029
8.5
CI 8.5 / 8.6
SE 0.029
8.4
CI 8.3 / 8.4
SE 0.028
8.2
CI 8.1 / 8.2
SE 0.028
7.9
CI 7.9 / 8.0
SE 0.027
35 years and over 10.3
CI 10.2 / 10.4
SE 0.039
10.1
CI 10.1 / 10.2
SE 0.039
10.2
CI 10.1 / 10.3
SE 0.039
10.0
CI 9.9 / 10.0
SE 0.039
9.7
CI 9.6 / 9.8
SE 0.039
15-19 years 9.8
CI 9.7 / 9.9
SE 0.045
9.4
CI 9.4 / 9.5
SE 0.044
9.2
CI 9.1 / 9.3
SE 0.045
9.2
CI 9.1 / 9.3
SE 0.048
9.1
CI 9.0 / 9.2
SE 0.05
<15 years 13.8
CI 13.0 / 14.7
SE 0.44
13.0
CI 12.1 / 13.8
SE 0.443
12.8
CI 11.9 / 13.8
SE 0.473
13.0
CI 12.1 / 14.0
SE 0.503
13.2
CI 12.1 / 14.2
SE 0.538
Educational attainment (of mother, 20 years and over)









Advanced degree







7.1
CI 7.1 / 7.2
SE 0.046
High school







8.8
CI 8.7 / 8.8
SE 0.033
Some college







8.3
CI 8.2 / 8.4
SE 0.034
4-year college degree







7.0
CI 7.0 / 7.1
SE 0.034
< High school







9.3
CI 9.2 / 9.4
SE 0.043
Associates degree







8.0
CI 7.9 / 8.1
SE 0.055
Country of birth (of mother)









US 9.3
CI 9.3 / 9.3
SE 0.016
8.9
CI 8.9 / 9.0
SE 0.016
8.8
CI 8.8 / 8.8
SE 0.016
8.6
CI 8.6 / 8.7
SE 0.016
8.4
CI 8.4 / 8.4
SE 0.016
Outside US 8.3
CI 8.2 / 8.3
SE 0.027
8.2
CI 8.1 / 8.3
SE 0.027
8.3
CI 8.2 / 8.3
SE 0.028
8.1
CI 8.0 / 8.1
SE 0.028
7.9
CI 7.9 / 8.0
SE 0.028
Geographic location









Metropolitan 9.0
CI 8.9 / 9.0
SE 0.015
8.7
CI 8.7 / 8.7
SE 0.015
8.6
CI 8.6 / 8.7
SE 0.015
8.4
CI 8.4 / 8.5
SE 0.015
8.2
CI 8.2 / 8.3
SE 0.015
Non-metropolitan 9.4
CI 9.4 / 9.5
SE 0.036
9.1
CI 9.0 / 9.2
SE 0.036
8.9
CI 8.8 / 8.9
SE 0.036
8.8
CI 8.7 / 8.9
SE 0.036
8.6
CI 8.5 / 8.6
SE 0.036
Marital status (of mother)









Married 8.4
CI 8.4 / 8.5
SE 0.017
8.2
CI 8.1 / 8.2
SE 0.017
8.1
CI 8.0 / 8.1
SE 0.017
7.9
CI 7.9 / 7.9
SE 0.018
7.6
CI 7.6 / 7.7
SE 0.017
Unmarried 10.0
CI 9.9 / 10.0
SE 0.023
9.6
CI 9.6 / 9.7
SE 0.022
9.5
CI 9.5 / 9.5
SE 0.023
9.4
CI 9.3 / 9.4
SE 0.023
9.3
CI 9.2 / 9.3
SE 0.023

Footnotes View Footnotes

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.

Preterm live births (percent, 32–33 weeks gestation)

2020 Baseline (year): 1.6 (2007)
2020 Target: 1.4
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Total 1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.006
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.006
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.006
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.006
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.006
Sex (of child)









Male 1.7
CI 1.7 / 1.7
SE 0.009
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.7
SE 0.009
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.009
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.009
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.009
Female 1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.008
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.008
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.009
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.009
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.009
Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Hispanic or Latino 1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.012
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.012
1.6
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.012
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.012
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.013
Black or African American 2.4
CI 2.4 / 2.5
SE 0.019
2.4
CI 2.3 / 2.4
SE 0.019
2.3
CI 2.3 / 2.3
SE 0.019
2.3
CI 2.3 / 2.3
SE 0.019
2.2
CI 2.2 / 2.3
SE 0.019
Not Hispanic or Latino 1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.007
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.007
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.007
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.007
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.007
   White, not Hispanic or Latino 1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.008
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.008
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.008
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.008
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.008
   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 2.5
CI 2.4 / 2.5
SE 0.02
2.4
CI 2.4 / 2.5
SE 0.02
2.4
CI 2.3 / 2.4
SE 0.019
2.3
CI 2.3 / 2.4
SE 0.02
2.3
CI 2.2 / 2.3
SE 0.02
White 1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.007
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.007
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.007
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.007
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.007
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.8
CI 1.7 / 2.0
SE 0.061
1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.9
SE 0.059
1.9
CI 1.8 / 2.0
SE 0.062
1.8
CI 1.7 / 1.9
SE 0.061
1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.9
SE 0.061
Asian or Pacific Islander 1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.023
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.022
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.023
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.023
1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.022
Age group (of mother)









30-34 years 1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.012
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.012
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.012
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.012
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.012
25-29 years 1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.011
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.011
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.011
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.011
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.011
35 years and over 1.9
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.017
1.9
CI 1.9 / 1.9
SE 0.018
1.9
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.018
1.9
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.018
1.9
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.018
<15 years 3.1
CI 2.7 / 3.5
SE 0.221
3.3
CI 2.8 / 3.8
SE 0.235
2.9
CI 2.4 / 3.4
SE 0.238
3.6
CI 3.1 / 4.2
SE 0.279
3.1
CI 2.6 / 3.7
SE 0.277
15-19 years 1.9
CI 1.9 / 2.0
SE 0.021
1.9
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.021
1.9
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.021
1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.022
1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.023
20-24 years 1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.012
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.012
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.012
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.013
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.013
Educational attainment (of mother, 20 years and over)









High school







1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.7
SE 0.015
4-year college degree







1.2
CI 1.2 / 1.2
SE 0.014
Advanced degree







1.3
CI 1.2 / 1.3
SE 0.02
Some college







1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.015
< High school







1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.8
SE 0.02
Associates degree







1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.024
Country of birth (of mother)









Outside US 1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.012
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.012
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.012
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.012
1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.012
US 1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.7
SE 0.007
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.007
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.007
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.007
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.007
Geographic location









Non-metropolitan 1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.016
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.7
SE 0.016
1.6
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.016
1.6
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.016
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.016
Metropolitan 1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.007
1.6
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.007
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.007
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.007
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.007
Marital status (of mother)









Married 1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.007
1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.007
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.3
SE 0.007
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.3
SE 0.007
1.3
CI 1.3 / 1.3
SE 0.007
Unmarried 1.9
CI 1.9 / 2.0
SE 0.011
1.9
CI 1.9 / 1.9
SE 0.01
1.9
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.01
1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.011
1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.8
SE 0.011

Footnotes View Footnotes

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.

Very preterm live births (percent, <32 weeks gestation)

2020 Baseline (year): 2.0 (2007)
2020 Target: 1.8
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Total 2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.1
SE 0.007
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.0
SE 0.007
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.0
SE 0.007
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.0
SE 0.007
1.9
CI 1.9 / 1.9
SE 0.007
Sex









Male 2.1
CI 2.1 / 2.1
SE 0.01
2.1
CI 2.0 / 2.1
SE 0.01
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.1
SE 0.01
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.1
SE 0.01
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.0
SE 0.01
Female 2.0
CI 1.9 / 2.0
SE 0.01
1.9
CI 1.9 / 1.9
SE 0.01
1.9
CI 1.9 / 1.9
SE 0.01
1.9
CI 1.9 / 1.9
SE 0.01
1.9
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.01
Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Black or African American 4.0
CI 3.9 / 4.0
SE 0.024
3.8
CI 3.7 / 3.8
SE 0.023
3.8
CI 3.7 / 3.8
SE 0.024
3.7
CI 3.6 / 3.7
SE 0.024
3.6
CI 3.6 / 3.7
SE 0.024
White 1.7
CI 1.7 / 1.7
SE 0.007
1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.7
SE 0.007
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.007
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.7
SE 0.007
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.007
Not Hispanic or Latino 2.1
CI 2.1 / 2.1
SE 0.008
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.1
SE 0.008
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.0
SE 0.008
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.0
SE 0.008
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.0
SE 0.008
   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 4.1
CI 4.0 / 4.1
SE 0.025
3.8
CI 3.8 / 3.9
SE 0.024
3.9
CI 3.8 / 3.9
SE 0.025
3.8
CI 3.7 / 3.8
SE 0.025
3.8
CI 3.7 / 3.8
SE 0.025
   White, not Hispanic or Latino 1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.7
SE 0.008
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.008
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.008
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.008
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.008
Hispanic or Latino 1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.8
SE 0.013
1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.8
SE 0.013
1.8
CI 1.7 / 1.8
SE 0.013
1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.8
SE 0.014
1.8
CI 1.7 / 1.8
SE 0.014
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.1
CI 2.0 / 2.3
SE 0.065
2.2
CI 2.0 / 2.3
SE 0.065
2.1
CI 2.0 / 2.3
SE 0.066
2.2
CI 2.1 / 2.3
SE 0.068
2.1
CI 2.0 / 2.2
SE 0.067
Asian or Pacific Islander 1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.024
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.024
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.024
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.025
1.5
CI 1.4 / 1.5
SE 0.024
Age group (of mother)









35 years and over 2.3
CI 2.3 / 2.4
SE 0.019
2.3
CI 2.3 / 2.3
SE 0.019
2.3
CI 2.2 / 2.3
SE 0.019
2.2
CI 2.2 / 2.3
SE 0.019
2.2
CI 2.2 / 2.3
SE 0.019
15-19 years 2.7
CI 2.7 / 2.8
SE 0.025
2.6
CI 2.6 / 2.7
SE 0.024
2.6
CI 2.5 / 2.6
SE 0.025
2.6
CI 2.5 / 2.6
SE 0.026
2.6
CI 2.5 / 2.6
SE 0.028
25-29 years 1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.8
SE 0.012
1.8
CI 1.7 / 1.8
SE 0.012
1.7
CI 1.7 / 1.8
SE 0.012
1.7
CI 1.7 / 1.7
SE 0.012
1.7
CI 1.7 / 1.7
SE 0.012
20-24 years 2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.1
SE 0.014
2.0
CI 1.9 / 2.0
SE 0.014
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.0
SE 0.014
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.0
SE 0.014
2.0
CI 1.9 / 2.0
SE 0.014
30-34 years 1.9
CI 1.8 / 1.9
SE 0.014
1.8
CI 1.7 / 1.8
SE 0.014
1.8
CI 1.7 / 1.8
SE 0.013
1.8
CI 1.8 / 1.8
SE 0.013
1.7
CI 1.7 / 1.8
SE 0.013
<15 years 5.2
CI 4.6 / 5.7
SE 0.283
5.1
CI 4.5 / 5.7
SE 0.29
4.7
CI 4.2 / 5.3
SE 0.3
5.1
CI 4.5 / 5.8
SE 0.329
4.8
CI 4.1 / 5.5
SE 0.34
Educational attainment (of mother, 20 years and over)









< High school







2.2
CI 2.1 / 2.2
SE 0.022
Some college







1.9
CI 1.9 / 1.9
SE 0.017
Advanced degree







1.4
CI 1.3 / 1.4
SE 0.021
4-year college degree







1.4
CI 1.4 / 1.4
SE 0.015
High school







2.1
CI 2.1 / 2.2
SE 0.017
Associates degree







1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.7
SE 0.026
Country of birth (of mother)









Outside US 1.7
CI 1.7 / 1.7
SE 0.012
1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.7
SE 0.013
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.7
SE 0.013
1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.7
SE 0.013
1.7
CI 1.6 / 1.7
SE 0.013
US 2.1
CI 2.1 / 2.2
SE 0.008
2.1
CI 2.1 / 2.1
SE 0.008
2.1
CI 2.0 / 2.1
SE 0.008
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.1
SE 0.008
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.0
SE 0.008
Geographic location









Non-metropolitan 2.1
CI 2.0 / 2.1
SE 0.018
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.0
SE 0.017
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.0
SE 0.018
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.0
SE 0.018
2.0
CI 1.9 / 2.0
SE 0.018
Metropolitan 2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.1
SE 0.007
2.0
CI 2.0 / 2.0
SE 0.007
2.0
CI 1.9 / 2.0
SE 0.007
2.0
CI 1.9 / 2.0
SE 0.008
1.9
CI 1.9 / 1.9
SE 0.007
Marital status (of mother)









Unmarried 2.7
CI 2.7 / 2.7
SE 0.012
2.6
CI 2.6 / 2.6
SE 0.012
2.6
CI 2.5 / 2.6
SE 0.012
2.6
CI 2.5 / 2.6
SE 0.012
2.5
CI 2.5 / 2.5
SE 0.012
Married 1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.008
1.6
CI 1.6 / 1.6
SE 0.008
1.6
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.008
1.6
CI 1.5 / 1.6
SE 0.008
1.5
CI 1.5 / 1.5
SE 0.008

Footnotes View Footnotes

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.

Pregnant women receiving early and adequate prenatal care (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 70.5 (2007)
2020 Target: 77.6
Desired Direction:

Pregnant women beginning prenatal care in the first trimester (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 70.8 (2007)
2020 Target: 77.9
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2007        
Total 70.8
CI 70.7 / 70.9
SE 0.031








Sex (of child)









Male 70.7
CI 70.6 / 70.7
SE 0.043








Female 70.9
CI 70.8 / 71.0
SE 0.044








Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Not Hispanic or Latino 73.5
CI 73.4 / 73.6
SE 0.036








   White, not Hispanic or Latino 76.2
CI 76.1 / 76.3
SE 0.04








   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 59.2
CI 59.0 / 59.4
SE 0.1








Hispanic or Latino 64.7
CI 64.6 / 64.8
SE 0.059








Black or African American 59.0
CI 58.8 / 59.2
SE 0.096








White 72.2
CI 72.1 / 72.2
SE 0.034








Asian or Pacific Islander 77.7
CI 77.4 / 77.9
SE 0.116








American Indian or Alaska Native 55.7
CI 55.0 / 56.5
SE 0.4








Age group (of mother)









25-29 years 73.9
CI 73.8 / 74.0
SE 0.056








<15 years 34.7
CI 33.0 / 36.4
SE 0.85








15-19 years 53.6
CI 53.4 / 53.8
SE 0.104








20-24 years 62.9
CI 62.8 / 63.0
SE 0.065








30-34 years 79.2
CI 79.1 / 79.3
SE 0.059








35 years and over 79.0
CI 78.8 / 79.1
SE 0.074








Country of birth (of mother)









Outside US 66.8
CI 66.7 / 67.0
SE 0.062








US 72.3
CI 72.2 / 72.4
SE 0.036








Geographic location









Metropolitan 71.2
CI 71.1 / 71.2
SE 0.033








Non-metropolitan 68.4
CI 68.2 / 68.6
SE 0.085








Marital status (of mother)









Unmarried 59.2
CI 59.1 / 59.3
SE 0.053








Married 78.3
CI 78.3 / 78.4
SE 0.036








Footnotes View Footnotes

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.

Pregnant women receiving early and adequate prenatal care (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 70.5 (2007)
2020 Target: 77.6
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2007        
Total 70.5
CI 70.4 / 70.6
SE 0.031








Sex (of child)









Female 70.4
CI 70.3 / 70.5
SE 0.045








Male 70.6
CI 70.5 / 70.7
SE 0.044








Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Not Hispanic or Latino 72.7
CI 72.6 / 72.8
SE 0.037








   White, not Hispanic or Latino 75.0
CI 74.9 / 75.1
SE 0.041








   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 61.2
CI 61.0 / 61.4
SE 0.101








Black or African American 61.0
CI 60.8 / 61.2
SE 0.096








Hispanic or Latino 65.5
CI 65.4 / 65.6
SE 0.059








American Indian or Alaska Native 55.5
CI 54.7 / 56.3
SE 0.404








Asian or Pacific Islander 75.5
CI 75.3 / 75.7
SE 0.121








White 71.7
CI 71.6 / 71.7
SE 0.034








Age group (of mother)









20-24 years 64.4
CI 64.3 / 64.5
SE 0.065








30-34 years 76.7
CI 76.6 / 76.9
SE 0.062








25-29 years 72.5
CI 72.4 / 72.6
SE 0.058








35 years and over 77.8
CI 77.6 / 77.9
SE 0.076








<15 years 40.6
CI 38.9 / 42.4
SE 0.886








15-19 years 57.5
CI 57.3 / 57.7
SE 0.104








Country of birth (of mother)









US 71.8
CI 71.7 / 71.9
SE 0.036








Outside US 67.1
CI 67.0 / 67.2
SE 0.062








Geographic location









Non-metropolitan 70.5
CI 70.3 / 70.6
SE 0.084








Metropolitan 70.5
CI 70.4 / 70.6
SE 0.034








Marital status (of mother)









Married 76.1
CI 76.0 / 76.2
SE 0.037








Unmarried 61.9
CI 61.8 / 62.0
SE 0.053








Footnotes View Footnotes

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.

Pregnant women abstaining from alcohol in past 30 days (percent, 15–44 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 89.4 (2007-2008)
2020 Target: 98.3
Desired Direction:

Pregnant women abstaining from alcohol in past 30 days (percent, 15–44 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 89.4 (2007-2008)
2020 Target: 98.3
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011  
Total 89.4
CI 87.1 / 91.3
SE 1.068
90.1
CI 88.0 / 91.8
SE 0.979
89.4
CI 87.2 / 91.2
SE 1.024
90.6
CI 88.4 / 92.4
SE 1.015


Race/Ethnicity









Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Black or African American only 80.7
CI 72.2 / 87.1
SE 3.789
83.6
CI 75.4 / 89.4
SE 3.53
87.8
CI 82.4 / 91.6
SE 2.325
91.9
CI 87.6 / 94.8
SE 1.791


White only 90.3
CI 87.8 / 92.2
SE 1.121
90.4
CI 88.1 / 92.3
SE 1.051
89.3
CI 86.7 / 91.4
SE 1.203
90.6
CI 88.0 / 92.7
SE 1.185


Hispanic or Latino 93.6
CI 89.0 / 96.3
SE 1.798
89.4
CI 83.0 / 93.6
SE 2.655
90.1
CI 82.8 / 94.5
SE 2.901
95.2
CI 88.8 / 98.0
SE 2.140


Asian only DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Not Hispanic or Latino 88.4
CI 85.7 / 90.6
SE 1.245
90.2
CI 88.0 / 92.1
SE 1.023
89.2
CI 86.9 / 91.1
SE 1.086
89.4
CI 87.0 / 91.5
SE 1.143


   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 89.1
CI 86.2 / 91.5
SE 1.335
90.8
CI 88.5 / 92.7
SE 1.061
89.0
CI 86.3 / 91.3
SE 1.286
89.0
CI 85.9 / 91.4
SE 1.387


   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 80.3
CI 71.6 / 86.8
SE 3.867
83.5
CI 75.2 / 89.4
SE 3.590
87.5
CI 82.0 / 91.5
SE 2.386
91.6
CI 87.2 / 94.6
SE 1.85


2 or more races DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



American Indian or Alaska Native only DSU

93.4
CI 84.5 / 97.3
SE 2.996
95.2
CI 87.4 / 98.3
SE 2.445
DSU



Age group









25-44 years 89.8
CI 86.5 / 92.4
SE 1.487
90.5
CI 87.4 / 92.9
SE 1.386
88.8
CI 85.6 / 91.4
SE 1.470
90.0
CI 86.7 / 92.5
SE 1.447


15-24 years 88.7
CI 86.3 / 90.7
SE 1.136
89.3
CI 87.0 / 91.3
SE 1.082
90.3
CI 87.7 / 92.4
SE 1.178
91.9
CI 89.3 / 93.9
SE 1.150


Educational attainment (25 years and over)









< High school DSU

DSU

95.3
CI 88.2 / 98.2
SE 2.279
98.0
CI 92.8 / 99.5
SE 1.336


High school 90.8
CI 83.2 / 95.2
SE 2.932
92.4
CI 85.7 / 96.1
SE 2.536
91.0
CI 83.6 / 95.3
SE 2.867
88.5
CI 79.6 / 93.8
SE 3.528


Some college 90.7
CI 82.1 / 95.4
SE 3.234
88.1
CI 78.9 / 93.6
SE 3.650
89.2
CI 81.6 / 93.9
SE 3.058
95.4
CI 91.0 / 97.7
SE 1.593


Advanced degree 91.0
CI 84.2 / 95.1
SE 2.691
89.3
CI 82.5 / 93.6
SE 2.774
86.9
CI 78.9 / 92.1
SE 3.320
84.9
CI 75.7 / 91.0
SE 3.858


4-year college degree 84.7
CI 76.0 / 90.7
SE 3.700
90.8
CI 83.9 / 95.0
SE 2.726
84.7
CI 75.6 / 90.9
SE 3.851
83.3
CI 73.2 / 90.1
SE 4.254


Family income (percent Poverty Threshold)









600+ 90.5
CI 84.0 / 94.5
SE 2.592
91.9
CI 85.8 / 95.5
SE 2.375
85.6
CI 77.6 / 91.1
SE 3.386
81.6
CI 70.8 / 89.0
SE 4.628


200-399 91.8
CI 88.6 / 94.2
SE 1.416
89.5
CI 85.1 / 92.7
SE 1.932
87.3
CI 82.4 / 90.9
SE 2.154
89.7
CI 85.3 / 92.9
SE 1.904


100-199 90.5
CI 84.4 / 94.4
SE 2.490
90.4
CI 85.0 / 94.0
SE 2.242
91.7
CI 88.3 / 94.2
SE 1.494
92.7
CI 89.3 / 95.1
SE 1.464


<100 87.0
CI 82.0 / 90.8
SE 2.216
90.3
CI 86.7 / 93.1
SE 1.625
92.6
CI 89.3 / 95.0
SE 1.414
95.9
CI 93.9 / 97.3
SE 0.841


400-599 84.9
CI 76.4 / 90.7
SE 3.606
88.5
CI 81.8 / 92.9
SE 2.767
87.9
CI 79.5 / 93.1
SE 3.380
86.9
CI 78.0 / 92.6
SE 3.644


Country of birth









US 87.7
CI 85.0 / 90.0
SE 1.267
88.6
CI 86.1 / 90.7
SE 1.151
88.4
CI 86.0 / 90.5
SE 1.149
90.1
CI 87.7 / 92.1
SE 1.121


Outside US 96.3
CI 93.1 / 98.0
SE 1.191
97.2
CI 94.0 / 98.7
SE 1.101
93.9
CI 87.9 / 97.1
SE 2.202
92.8
CI 86.5 / 96.3
SE 2.379


Geographic location









Metropolitan 89.0
CI 86.4 / 91.2
SE 1.211
89.9
CI 87.5 / 91.8
SE 1.110
89.4
CI 87.0 / 91.4
SE 1.119
90.2
CI 87.8 / 92.2
SE 1.120


Non-metropolitan 91.9
CI 88.4 / 94.4
SE 1.508
91.5
CI 88.0 / 94.0
SE 1.520
89.0
CI 82.8 / 93.2
SE 2.592
93.1
CI 87.0 / 96.5
SE 2.310


Health insurance status









Insured 89.7
CI 87.4 / 91.7
SE 1.098
90.3
CI 88.3 / 92.0
SE 0.947
89.5
CI 87.3 / 91.4
SE 1.056
90.6
CI 88.3 / 92.6
SE 1.078


   Public 91.5
CI 88.4 / 93.9
SE 1.381
90.8
CI 88.1 / 93.0
SE 1.248
91.4
CI 88.6 / 93.5
SE 1.221
94.1
CI 91.7 / 95.8
SE 1.024


   Private 88.7
CI 85.5 / 91.3
SE 1.480
90.3
CI 87.4 / 92.6
SE 1.312
87.7
CI 84.1 / 90.6
SE 1.648
87.2
CI 83.2 / 90.3
SE 1.806


Uninsured 86.6
CI 76.3 / 92.8
SE 4.115
DSU

DSU

90.4
CI 84.2 / 94.3
SE 2.509


Marital status









Divorced or separated DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Widowed DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Married 91.4
CI 88.4 / 93.7
SE 1.336
93.1
CI 90.6 / 94.9
SE 1.100
91.3
CI 88.3 / 93.6
SE 1.338
90.5
CI 87.1 / 93.1
SE 1.496


Never married 87.1
CI 83.6 / 90.0
SE 1.606
86.7
CI 83.2 / 89.6
SE 1.627
87.2
CI 84.0 / 89.9
SE 1.505
91.5
CI 89.0 / 93.4
SE 1.113


Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

Pregnant women abstaining from binge drinking in past 30 days (percent, 15–44 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 95.0 (2007-2008)
2020 Target: 100
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011  
Total 95.0
CI 93.4 / 96.2
SE 0.715
95.3
CI 93.8 / 96.5
SE 0.679
95.8
CI 94.5 / 96.8
SE 0.585
96.7
CI 95.5 / 97.5
SE 0.500


Race/Ethnicity









American Indian or Alaska Native only DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Black or African American only 89.4
CI 81.8 / 94.1
SE 3.038
92.3
CI 84.3 / 96.4
SE 2.913
94.9
CI 91.7 / 96.9
SE 1.284
95.4
CI 92.6 / 97.1
SE 1.112


White only 95.8
CI 94.4 / 96.8
SE 0.612
95.6
CI 94.0 / 96.7
SE 0.694
95.6
CI 94.0 / 96.8
SE 0.717
96.7
CI 95.3 / 97.7
SE 0.605


Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Not Hispanic or Latino 94.6
CI 92.7 / 96.1
SE 0.846
95.6
CI 94.0 / 96.8
SE 0.684
95.9
CI 94.6 / 96.9
SE 0.571
96.0
CI 94.6 / 97.0
SE 0.616


   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 89.3
CI 81.5 / 94.0
SE 3.104
92.3
CI 84.1 / 96.5
SE 2.965
94.8
CI 91.5 / 96.8
SE 1.317
95.2
CI 92.4 / 97.0
SE 1.145


   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 95.5
CI 93.9 / 96.7
SE 0.708
96.0
CI 94.6 / 97.0
SE 0.615
95.7
CI 94.0 / 96.9
SE 0.71
95.8
CI 94.0 / 97.1
SE 0.789


Asian only DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Hispanic or Latino 96.4
CI 93.4 / 98.1
SE 1.128
94.3
CI 88.5 / 97.2
SE 2.076
95.5
CI 89.6 / 98.1
SE 1.985
99.2
CI 97.9 / 99.7
SE 0.390


2 or more races DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Age group









15-24 years 92.9
CI 90.8 / 94.5
SE 0.929
93.4
CI 91.5 / 94.9
SE 0.842
94.4
CI 92.7 / 95.7
SE 0.758
95.3
CI 93.7 / 96.6
SE 0.727


25-44 years 96.2
CI 93.9 / 97.6
SE 0.933
96.4
CI 94.0 / 97.9
SE 0.953
96.6
CI 94.5 / 97.9
SE 0.825
97.4
CI 95.7 / 98.4
SE 0.657


Educational attainment (25 years and over)









Advanced degree 98.3
CI 95.5 / 99.4
SE 0.859
98.0
CI 94.2 / 99.3
SE 1.094
97.1
CI 92.4 / 98.9
SE 1.455
97.1
CI 92.2 / 99.0
SE 1.503


Some college DSU

DSU

DSU

99.7
CI 98.8 / 99.9
SE 0.207


< High school DSU

DSU

95.4
CI 88.2 / 98.3
SE 2.278
98.0
CI 92.8 / 99.5
SE 1.336


High school 94.6
CI 88.3 / 97.6
SE 2.174
96.0
CI 90.6 / 98.3
SE 1.791
97.6
CI 93.6 / 99.1
SE 1.212
97.8
CI 94.7 / 99.1
SE 0.993


4-year college degree 94.0
CI 88.2 / 97.1
SE 2.144
97.9
CI 94.5 / 99.2
SE 1.052
95.7
CI 90.0 / 98.3
SE 1.897
93.7
CI 86.9 / 97.1
SE 2.415


Family income (percent Poverty Threshold)









200-399 96.2
CI 93.9 / 97.6
SE 0.931
95.4
CI 91.8 / 97.5
SE 1.376
95.3
CI 91.2 / 97.5
SE 1.519
96.1
CI 93.7 / 97.7
SE 0.986


600+ 97.2
CI 94.2 / 98.6
SE 1.044
99.2
CI 98.0 / 99.7
SE 0.381
96.3
CI 90.5 / 98.6
SE 1.816
93.6
CI 85.5 / 97.3
SE 2.772


100-199 94.2
CI 88.6 / 97.1
SE 2.060
93.0
CI 87.6 / 96.2
SE 2.106
95.4
CI 92.8 / 97.1
SE 1.070
97.2
CI 95.5 / 98.2
SE 0.668


400-599 95.4
CI 90.6 / 97.8
SE 1.721
96.1
CI 92.0 / 98.1
SE 1.452
96.9
CI 93.1 / 98.7
SE 1.292
97.7
CI 94.5 / 99.1
SE 1.046


<100 92.1
CI 87.9 / 95.0
SE 1.759
94.2
CI 91.4 / 96.1
SE 1.176
95.7
CI 93.4 / 97.3
SE 0.968
97.4
CI 95.5 / 98.5
SE 0.718


Country of birth









US 94.2
CI 92.2 / 95.7
SE 0.865
94.6
CI 92.7 / 96.0
SE 0.807
95.2
CI 93.6 / 96.4
SE 0.687
96.1
CI 94.7 / 97.1
SE 0.607


Outside US 98.3
CI 96.1 / 99.3
SE 0.719
99.0
CI 97.6 / 99.6
SE 0.445
99.0
CI 97.1 / 99.6
SE 0.547
99.2
CI 97.6 / 99.7
SE 0.444


Geographic location









Metropolitan 95.1
CI 93.2 / 96.4
SE 0.805
95.6
CI 93.8 / 96.9
SE 0.762
96.0
CI 94.6 / 97.1
SE 0.630
96.4
CI 95.1 / 97.4
SE 0.568


Non-metropolitan 94.4
CI 91.5 / 96.4
SE 1.209
93.9
CI 90.6 / 96.0
SE 1.344
94.5
CI 90.6 / 96.9
SE 1.537
97.9
CI 95.2 / 99.1
SE 0.905


Health insurance status









Insured 95.6
CI 94.1 / 96.7
SE 0.655
96.0
CI 94.9 / 96.9
SE 0.517
96.3
CI 95.1 / 97.2
SE 0.526
96.9
CI 95.7 / 97.7
SE 0.519


   Private 96.3
CI 94.6 / 97.4
SE 0.699
97.1
CI 95.8 / 98.1
SE 0.560
96.5
CI 94.7 / 97.7
SE 0.756
95.8
CI 93.7 / 97.3
SE 0.888


   Public 94.8
CI 91.9 / 96.7
SE 1.200
94.7
CI 92.7 / 96.3
SE 0.906
96.2
CI 94.7 / 97.4
SE 0.678
97.9
CI 96.9 / 98.6
SE 0.435


Uninsured DSU

DSU

DSU

94.1
CI 89.3 / 96.9
SE 1.851


Marital status









Married 97.8
CI 96.5 / 98.7
SE 0.537
98.5
CI 97.4 / 99.2
SE 0.425
98.3
CI 96.8 / 99.0
SE 0.529
98.1
CI 96.5 / 98.9
SE 0.584


Divorced or separated DSU

DSU

93.3
CI 85.4 / 97.0
SE 2.754
DSU



Never married 91.3
CI 88.1 / 93.7
SE 1.408
90.7
CI 87.5 / 93.1
SE 1.427
91.9
CI 88.9 / 94.2
SE 1.328
95.2
CI 93.2 / 96.6
SE 0.833


Widowed DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

Pregnant women abstaining from cigarette smoking (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 89.6 (2007)
2020 Target: 98.6
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2007        
Total 89.6
CI 89.5 / 89.6
SE 0.022








Sex (of child)









Male 89.5
CI 89.5 / 89.6
SE 0.03








Female 89.6
CI 89.5 / 89.7
SE 0.031








Race/Ethnicity (of mother)









Not Hispanic or Latino 85.8
CI 85.7 / 85.9
SE 0.03








   White, not Hispanic or Latino 83.7
CI 83.6 / 83.7
SE 0.036








   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 89.9
CI 89.7 / 90.0
SE 0.067








American Indian or Alaska Native 79.4
CI 78.8 / 80.1
SE 0.329








Black or African American 90.1
CI 89.9 / 90.2
SE 0.064








Asian or Pacific Islander 98.4
CI 98.3 / 98.4
SE 0.036








White 88.9
CI 88.9 / 89.0
SE 0.024








Hispanic or Latino 97.9
CI 97.9 / 98.0
SE 0.018








Age group (of mother)









<15 years 96.6
CI 95.9 / 97.2
SE 0.339








20-24 years 84.1
CI 84.0 / 84.2
SE 0.051








25-29 years 89.8
CI 89.7 / 89.9
SE 0.04








35 years and over 94.6
CI 94.5 / 94.7
SE 0.043








15-19 years 85.8
CI 85.7 / 86.0
SE 0.076








30-34 years 94.1
CI 94.0 / 94.1
SE 0.035








Country of birth (of mother)









Outside US 99.0
CI 98.9 / 99.0
SE 0.014








US 86.3
CI 86.2 / 86.3
SE 0.028








Geographic location









Metropolitan 91.3
CI 91.3 / 91.4
SE 0.021








Non-metropolitan 79.2
CI 79.0 / 79.3
SE 0.076








Marital status (of mother)









Married 94.1
CI 94.1 / 94.2
SE 0.021








Unmarried 82.4
CI 82.3 / 82.5
SE 0.043








Footnotes View Footnotes

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.

MICH-11.4 Increase abstinence from illicit drugs among pregnant women Revised

This objective was revised.
See Revision History for Details.

Additional Data Options

Pregnant women abstaining from illicit drug use in the past 30 days (percent, 15–44 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 94.8 (2007-2008)
2020 Target: 100
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2007-20081 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011  
Total 94.8
CI 93.2 / 96.1
SE 0.736
95.5
CI 94.1 / 96.6
SE 0.610
95.6
CI 94.6 / 96.4
SE 0.468
95.0
CI 93.5 / 96.2
SE 0.672


Race/Ethnicity









Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Not Hispanic or Latino 94.2
CI 92.2 / 95.7
SE 0.892
95.2
CI 93.6 / 96.4
SE 0.714
95.6
CI 94.5 / 96.5
SE 0.506
95.1
CI 93.5 / 96.3
SE 0.719


   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 90.6
CI 83.3 / 94.9
SE 2.870
88.8
CI 80.3 / 93.9
SE 3.368
91.6
CI 87.3 / 94.6
SE 1.821
92.4
CI 88.2 / 95.2
SE 1.731


   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 94.7
CI 92.4 / 96.3
SE 0.991
96.4
CI 95.1 / 97.3
SE 0.541
96.2
CI 94.9 / 97.1
SE 0.554
95.5
CI 93.5 / 97.0
SE 0.875


Asian only DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Black or African American only 90.7
CI 83.6 / 95.0
SE 2.809
88.9
CI 80.6 / 93.9
SE 3.309
91.5
CI 87.2 / 94.4
SE 1.797
91.9
CI 87.8 / 94.7
SE 1.742


Hispanic or Latino 97.4
CI 95.0 / 98.6
SE 0.867
96.7
CI 93.8 / 98.3
SE 1.074
95.4
CI 92.3 / 97.3
SE 1.235
94.7
CI 90.0 / 97.3
SE 1.761


White only 95.4
CI 93.6 / 96.7
SE 0.784
96.5
CI 95.4 / 97.3
SE 0.485
96.0
CI 94.9 / 96.9
SE 0.516
95.4
CI 93.6 / 96.7
SE 0.795


2 or more races DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



American Indian or Alaska Native only DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Age group









25-44 years 96.8
CI 94.0 / 98.3
SE 1.041
97.7
CI 95.5 / 98.8
SE 0.795
97.9
CI 96.7 / 98.7
SE 0.500
97.6
CI 95.7 / 98.7
SE 0.714


15-24 years 91.3
CI 89.2 / 93.0
SE 0.958
91.4
CI 89.4 / 93.1
SE 0.936
91.4
CI 89.4 / 93.0
SE 0.919
90.2
CI 87.2 / 92.5
SE 1.347


Educational attainment (25 years and over)









High school DSU

DSU

98.5
CI 94.0 / 99.6
SE 1.078
DSU



Advanced degree 99.4
CI 97.5 / 99.9
SE 0.445
99.3
CI 97.0 / 99.8
SE 0.521
DSU

DSU



< High school DSU

DSU

95.0
CI 88.1 / 98.0
SE 2.277
98.2
CI 94.5 / 99.4
SE 1.036


4-year college degree DSU

99.6
CI 98.3 / 99.9
SE 0.288
99.2
CI 97.5 / 99.8
SE 0.474
98.8
CI 96.5 / 99.6
SE 0.668


Some college DSU

94.2
CI 85.5 / 97.8
SE 2.833
96.3
CI 92.6 / 98.2
SE 1.345
98.4
CI 96.8 / 99.2
SE 0.578


Family income (percent Poverty Threshold)









200-399 96.0
CI 93.3 / 97.7
SE 1.068
96.4
CI 94.0 / 97.8
SE 0.938
95.4
CI 92.9 / 97.1
SE 1.033
95.2
CI 91.5 / 97.3
SE 1.407


<100 92.1
CI 88.1 / 94.8
SE 1.667
92.0
CI 88.9 / 94.3
SE 1.360
91.5
CI 88.4 / 93.8
SE 1.361
91.8
CI 87.7 / 94.7
SE 1.744


400-599 92.5
CI 84.4 / 96.5
SE 2.902
96.4
CI 92.1 / 98.4
SE 1.459
98.7
CI 96.7 / 99.5
SE 0.630
96.3
CI 89.8 / 98.7
SE 1.974


100-199 94.3
CI 88.8 / 97.1
SE 2.004
93.8
CI 88.6 / 96.7
SE 1.965
95.0
CI 92.6 / 96.7
SE 1.005
95.5
CI 93.4 / 97.0
SE 0.887


600+ 99.1
CI 97.0 / 99.8
SE 0.557
99.9
CI 99.5 / 100.0
SE 0.072
99.5
CI 98.4 / 99.8
SE 0.306
99.3
CI 97.8 / 99.8
SE 0.407


Country of birth









Outside US 98.2
CI 95.5 / 99.3
SE 0.848
99.8
CI 99.3 / 99.9
SE 0.129
100.0
CI 99.8 / 100.0
SE 0.038
DSU



US 94.0
CI 92.0 / 95.5
SE 0.887
94.6
CI 93.0 / 95.9
SE 0.730
94.7
CI 93.5 / 95.7
SE 0.558
94.4
CI 92.8 / 95.7
SE 0.741


Geographic location









Metropolitan 94.8
CI 92.9 / 96.3
SE 0.84
95.4
CI 93.8 / 96.6
SE 0.699
95.5
CI 94.4 / 96.4
SE 0.523
95.1
CI 93.5 / 96.3
SE 0.703


Non-metropolitan 94.9
CI 92.2 / 96.7
SE 1.116
96.1
CI 94.0 / 97.5
SE 0.865
96.1
CI 93.8 / 97.5
SE 0.915
94.8
CI 89.3 / 97.6
SE 1.975


Health insurance status









Insured 95.3
CI 93.7 / 96.5
SE 0.7
95.9
CI 94.8 / 96.8
SE 0.520
95.9
CI 94.8 / 96.7
SE 0.488
95.8
CI 94.5 / 96.8
SE 0.601


   Private 97.0
CI 95.0 / 98.2
SE 0.788
98.5
CI 97.5 / 99.2
SE 0.407
98.6
CI 97.5 / 99.3
SE 0.428
97.7
CI 95.8 / 98.8
SE 0.716


   Public 92.7
CI 89.9 / 94.8
SE 1.241
92.3
CI 89.9 / 94.1
SE 1.063
92.9
CI 91.0 / 94.4
SE 0.869
94.2
CI 92.1 / 95.8
SE 0.922


Uninsured DSU

DSU

91.9
CI 87.0 / 95.1
SE 2.021
DSU



Marital status









Married 98.4
CI 96.3 / 99.3
SE 0.696
99.0
CI 97.7 / 99.5
SE 0.428
98.6
CI 97.3 / 99.3
SE 0.466
98.1
CI 96.3 / 99.1
SE 0.660


Never married 89.6
CI 86.8 / 91.8
SE 1.276
89.9
CI 87.3 / 92.0
SE 1.193
90.2
CI 87.9 / 92.0
SE 1.045
90.9
CI 88.1 / 93.1
SE 1.274


Widowed DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



Divorced or separated DSU

DSU

96.4
CI 92.4 / 98.4
SE 1.414
DSU



Footnotes View Footnotes

1Baseline has been revised. See Tech Specs for details.

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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.

Nonpregnant women consuming 400+µg of folic acid (percent, 15–44 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 23.8 (2003-2006)
2020 Target: 26.2
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2003-2006 2007-2010      
Total 23.8
CI 20.3 / 27.3
SE 1.8
22.8
CI 18.3 / 27.2
SE 2.29






Race/Ethnicity









American Indian or Alaska Native only DSU

DSU







Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only DSU

DSU







Not Hispanic or Latino ---

---







   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 29.8
CI 24.9 / 34.8
SE 2.52
26.8
CI 21.3 / 32.3
SE 2.82






   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 9.2
CI 4.2 / 14.1
SE 2.52
10.5
CI 7.0 / 13.9
SE 1.76






Asian only DSU

DSU







Hispanic or Latino DSU

17.3
CI 12.6 / 22.1
SE 2.43






   Mexican American 17.2
CI 11.5 / 22.8
SE 2.88
11.4
CI 7.6 / 15.2
SE 1.95






2 or more races DSU

DSU







Age group









18-44 years 24.9
CI 21.0 / 28.7
SE 1.97
23.2
CI 19.4 / 26.9
SE 1.92






   25-44 years 27.9
CI 23.1 / 32.6
SE 2.42
24.6
CI 20.7 / 28.4
SE 1.97






   18-24 years 16.8
CI 12.5 / 21.2
SE 2.23
17.6
CI 13.5 / 21.6
SE 2.06






15-17 years 11.7
CI 6.5 / 16.9
SE 2.66
14.3
CI 7.2 / 21.3
SE 3.61






Educational attainment (25 years and over)









< High school 9.0
CI 4.8 / 13.2
SE 2.16
DSU







College graduate or above 41.0
CI 32.8 / 49.3
SE 4.22
38.3
CI 31.0 / 45.7
SE 3.76






High school (including GED or equivalent) 16.4
CI 11.6 / 21.2
SE 2.44
15.6
CI 10.1 / 21.1
SE 2.81






Some College or AA degree 26.9
CI 21.1 / 32.7
SE 2.97
24.9
CI 16.3 / 33.5
SE 4.39






Family income (percent Poverty Threshold)









200-399 22.4
CI 15.2 / 29.7
SE 3.69
27.0
CI 20.8 / 33.1
SE 3.12






400-499 25.1
CI 11.8 / 38.4
SE 6.79
26.8
CI 18.8 / 34.7
SE 4.07






100-199 20.9
CI 14.2 / 27.6
SE 3.42
13.3
CI 9.0 / 17.6
SE 2.2






500+ 36.0
CI 26.1 / 45.9
SE 5.04
31.1
CI 24.5 / 37.8
SE 3.38






<100 17.3
CI 11.0 / 23.7
SE 3.26
14.1
CI 10.5 / 17.6
SE 1.82






Country of birth









US 24.4
CI 20.4 / 28.5
SE 2.08
23.2
CI 19.7 / 26.7
SE 1.78






Outside US 19.0
CI 13.5 / 24.5
SE 2.8
17.4
CI 11.1 / 23.7
SE 3.2






Disability status (20 years and over)









People with activity limitations 19.7
CI 12.7 / 26.7
SE 3.59
20.5
CI 14.2 / 26.8
SE 3.23






People without activity limitations 26.8
CI 22.4 / 31.3
SE 2.29
23.5
CI 19.8 / 27.2
SE 1.89






Health insurance status









Insured 27.0
CI 22.8 / 31.3
SE 2.17
25.4
CI 20.6 / 30.1
SE 2.42






   Public 18.9
CI 13.2 / 24.6
SE 2.91
13.9
CI 9.1 / 18.8
SE 2.47






   Private 29.2
CI 24.2 / 34.1
SE 2.53
28.6
CI 24.2 / 33.1
SE 2.29






Uninsured 13.2
CI 7.8 / 18.7
SE 2.78
13.0
CI 8.1 / 17.8
SE 2.49






Marital status (20 years and over)









Widowed DSU

DSU







Married 32.2
CI 26.0 / 38.3
SE 3.12
29.3
CI 25.0 / 33.6
SE 2.21






Never married 17.6
CI 14.5 / 20.7
SE 1.57
20.4
CI 16.1 / 24.7
SE 2.18






Cohabiting partner DSU

15.1
CI 7.2 / 22.9
SE 4.01






Divorced or separated 24.4
CI 14.2 / 34.6
SE 5.21
DSU







Veteran status (17 years and over)









Veteran DSU

DSU







Non-veteran 24.4
CI 20.6 / 28.2
SE 1.93
22.9
CI 19.5 / 26.2
SE 1.71






Obesity status - Children (19 years and under)









Obese DSU

DSU







Not obese 14.4
CI 10.4 / 18.4
SE 2.06
13.0
CI 7.0 / 19.0
SE 3.07






Obesity status - Adults (20 years and over)









Obese 22.0
CI 16.9 / 27.1
SE 2.61
18.0
CI 14.9 / 21.1
SE 1.6






Not obese 28.3
CI 22.4 / 34.2
SE 3.0
25.7
CI 21.8 / 29.6
SE 1.99






Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

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.

Non-pregnant women of childbearing potential who have lower RBC folate concentrations (percent, 15–44 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 24.9 (2007-2010)
2020 Target: 22.41
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2007-20102        
Total 24.9
CI 22.6 / 29.4
SE 1.18








Race/Ethnicity









Not Hispanic or Latino ---









   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 41.8
CI 37.5 / 46.2
SE 2.12








   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 20.1
CI 17.1 / 23.5
SE 1.57








Hispanic or Latino DSU









   Mexican American 24.8
CI 20.1 / 30.1
SE 2.48








Age group









18-44 years 24.7
CI 22.2 / 27.2
SE 1.23








   18-24 years 30.3
CI 25.7 / 35.4
SE 2.37








   25-44 years 22.9
CI 20.2 / 25.7
SE 1.34








15-17 years 27.1
CI 21.1 / 34.0
SE 3.16








Educational attainment (25 years and over)









College graduate or above 14.0
CI 10.4 / 18.7
SE 2.02








< High school 31.2
CI 25.5 / 37.5
SE 2.97








Some College or AA degree 23.3
CI 19.7 / 27.4
SE 1.89








High school (including GED or equivalent) 29.8
CI 25.2 / 34.9
SE 2.4








Family income (percent Poverty Threshold)









600+ DSU









<100 31.4
CI 26.5 / 36.6
SE 2.49








100-199 26.6
CI 22.6 / 31.0
SE 2.05








200-399 24.1
CI 20.0 / 28.7
SE 2.15








400-599 18.9
CI 14.9 / 23.8
SE 2.19








Country of birth









Outside US 28.8
CI 25.5 / 32.4
SE 1.71








US 24.1
CI 21.6 / 26.8
SE 1.28








Disability status (20 years and over)









People with activity limitations 33.0
CI 26.0 / 40.8
SE 3.65








People without activity limitations 23.6
CI 21.3 / 26.1
SE 1.19








Health insurance status









Insured 23.0
CI 20.6 / 25.7
SE 1.25