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Disparities Data Details IID-4.1 by Race and Ethnicity for 2009

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2009
IID-4.1 : New invasive pneumococcal infections in children (per 100,000 population, <5 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 21.1 (2008)
2020 Target: 12.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: Active Bacterial Core Surveillance (ABCS), CDC/NCIRD; Bridged-race Population Estimates, CDC/NCHS and Census
Error Bar (I) represents the 95% confidence interval.
Additional footnotes may apply to these data. Please refer to footnotes below the data table for further information.
See also Disparities Overview by Race and Ethnicity for IID-4.1

IID-4.1 Reduce new invasive pneumococcal infections among children under age 5 years

New invasive pneumococcal infections in children (per 100,000 population, <5 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 21.1 (2008)
2020 Target: 12.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2009 1 Disparity
White only 17.5
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Black or African American only 37.7
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 2.150

1 Based on 10 states including CA (San Francisco County and children < 5 years in Alameda and Contra Costa counties), CO (5 county Denver area), CT, GA (20 county Atlanta area), MD (6 county Baltimore area), MN, NM, NY (15 county Rochester and Albany areas and children <5 years in Erie county), OR (3 county Portland area), and TN (20 counties).

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Summary measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2009
  • The better group rate for this objective, 17.5 cases per 100,000 children under age 5 years, was attained by White only persons.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 37.7 cases per 100,000 children under age 5 years, was attained by Black or African American only persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 20.2 cases per 100,000 children under age 5 years.
  • The worst group rate was 2.150 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2009

White only persons achieved the better group rate for this objective, 17.5 cases per 100,000 children under age 5 years.

The rate for the Black or African American only population was 2.150 times the best group rate.

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