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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.3 by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight for 2009

Disparities Details by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight for 2009
MICH-1.3 : All Infant deaths (per 1,000 live births, <1 year)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 6.7 (2006)
2020 Target: 6.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: 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 Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight for MICH-1.3

MICH-1.3 Reduce the rate of all infant deaths (within 1 year)

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

2020 Baseline (year): 6.7 (2006)
2020 Target: 6.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight 2009 Disparity
2,500g or more 2.2
CI 2.2/2.3
SE 0.024
÷ 1.000
Best rate
1,500 to 2,499g 13.8
CI 13.4/14.3
SE 0.225
÷ 6.260
CI
1.000/ 6.465
Less than 1,500g 231.2
CI 227.0/235.5
SE 2.162
÷ 104.625
CI
1.000/107.13
Average group rate excluding best group rate 122.5
...
SE 2.173
÷ 55.443
CI 1.000/57.376

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 — 2009
  • The best group rate for this objective, 2.2 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by women who had fetuses and/or children born weighing 2,500g or more.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 231.2 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, 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 229.0 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.
  • The worst group rate was 104.625 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other fetal and/or live birth weight groups (excluding the best), 122.5 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was 55.443 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight — 2009

Women who had fetuses and/or children born weighing 2,500g or more achieved the lowest group rate for this objective, 2.2 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.

  • The rate among women who had fetuses and/or children born weighing 1,500 to 2,499g was 6.260 times the lowest group rate.
  • The rate among women who had fetuses and/or children born weighing less than 1,500g was 104.625 times the lowest group rate.
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