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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.2 by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight for 2017

Disparities Details by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight for 2017
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight 2017 Disparity
2,500g or more 1.5
CI 1.5/1.6
SE 0.021
÷ 1.000
Best rate
1,500 to 2,499g 18.7
CI 18.2/19.2
SE 0.266
÷ 12.222
CI
1.000/12.625
Less than 1,500g 206.7
CI 202.6/210.7
SE 2.088
÷ 135.081
CI
1.000/138.90
Average group rate excluding best group rate 112.7
...
SE 2.105
÷ 73.651
CI 1.000/76.505

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 — 2017
  • 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, 206.7 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 205.1 perinatal deaths per 1,000 live births and fetal deaths.
  • The worst group rate was 135.081 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other fetal and/or live birth weight groups (excluding the best), 112.7 perinatal deaths per 1,000 live births and fetal deaths, was 73.651 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight — 2017

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 12.222 times the lowest group rate.
  • The rate among women who had fetuses and/or children born weighing less than 1,500g was 135.081 times the lowest group rate.
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