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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.2 by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight for 2015

Disparities Details by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight for 2015
MICH-1.2 : Perinatal deaths (per 1,000 live births plus fetal deaths, 28 weeks gestation to <7 days after birth)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 6.6 (2005)
2020 Target: 5.9
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: Linked Birth/Infant Death Data Set, CDC/NCHS; National Vital Statistics System-Fetal Death (NVSS-FD), 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 Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight for MICH-1.2

MICH-1.2 Reduce the rate of fetal and infant deaths during perinatal period (28 weeks of gestation to less than 7 days after birth)

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 Desired
Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight 2015 Disparity
2,500g or more 1.5
CI 1.5/1.6
SE 0.021
÷ 1.000
Best rate
1,500 to 2,499g 19.0
CI 18.5/19.5
SE 0.268
÷ 12.274
CI
1.000/12.672
Less than 1,500g 212.8
CI 208.7/216.9
SE 2.095
÷ 137.555
CI
1.000/141.35
Average group rate excluding best group rate 115.9
...
SE 2.113
÷ 74.914
CI 1.000/77.747

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 Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight — 2015
  • The best group rate for this objective, 1.5 perinatal deaths per 1,000 live births and fetal deaths, was attained by women who had fetuses and/or children born weighing 2,500g or more.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 212.8 perinatal deaths per 1,000 live births and fetal deaths, was attained by women who had fetuses and/or children born weighing less than 1,500g.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 211.3 perinatal deaths per 1,000 live births and fetal deaths.
  • The worst group rate was 137.555 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other fetal and/or live birth weight groups (excluding the best), 115.9 perinatal deaths per 1,000 live births and fetal deaths, was 74.914 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight — 2015

Women who had fetuses and/or children born weighing 2,500g or more achieved the lowest group rate for this objective, 1.5 perinatal deaths per 1,000 live births and fetal deaths.

  • The rate among women who had fetuses and/or children born weighing 1,500 to 2,499g was 12.274 times the lowest group rate.
  • The rate among women who had fetuses and/or children born weighing less than 1,500g was 137.555 times the lowest group rate.
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