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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.3 by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight for 2012

Disparities Details by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight for 2012
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 2012 Disparity
2,500g or more 2.1
CI 2.0/2.1
SE 0.024
÷ 1.000
Best rate
1,500 to 2,499g 13.6
CI 13.1/14.0
SE 0.230
÷ 6.581
CI
1.000/ 6.807
Less than 1,500g 217.7
CI 213.5/221.9
SE 2.150
÷ 105.372
CI
1.000/108.04
Average group rate excluding best group rate 115.6
...
SE 2.163
÷ 55.977
CI 1.000/58.038

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 — 2012
  • The best group rate for this objective, 2.1 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, 217.7 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 215.6 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.
  • The worst group rate was 105.372 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other fetal and/or live birth weight groups (excluding the best), 115.6 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was 55.977 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight — 2012

Women who had fetuses and/or children born weighing 2,500g or more achieved the lowest group rate for this objective, 2.1 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 6.581 times the lowest group rate.
  • The rate among women who had fetuses and/or children born weighing less than 1,500g was 105.372 times the lowest group rate.
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