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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.1 by Sex for 2008

Disparities Details by Sex for 2008
MICH-1.1 : Fetal deaths (per 1,000 live births plus fetal deaths, 20+ weeks gestation)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 6.2 (2005)
2020 Target: 5.6
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National Vital Statistics System-Fetal Death (NVSS-FD), CDC/NCHS; Linked Birth/Infant Death Data Set, CDC/NCHS
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 Sex for MICH-1.1

MICH-1.1 Reduce the rate of fetal deaths at 20 or more weeks of gestation

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 Desired
Sex 2008 Disparity
Female 5.9
CI 5.8/6.0
SE 0.053
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Male 6.4
CI 6.3/6.5
SE 0.054
÷ 1.094
CI
1.000/ 1.117

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 Sex — 2008
  • The better group rate for this objective, 5.9 fetal deaths per 1,000 live births and fetal deaths, was attained by the female children.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 6.4 fetal deaths per 1,000 live births and fetal deaths, was attained by the male population.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.6 fetal deaths per 1,000 live births and fetal deaths.
  • The worst group rate was <1.100 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Sex — 2008

Female children achieved the better group rate for this objective, 5.9 fetal deaths per 1,000 live births and fetal deaths.

The rate for male children was <1.1 times the better group rate.

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