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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.3 by Race and Ethnicity for 2017

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2017
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 Race and Ethnicity 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
Race and Ethnicity 2017 Disparity
Asian or Pacific Islander 4.2
CI 4.0/4.5
SE 0.119
÷ 1.000
Best rate
White, not Hispanic or Latino 4.7
CI 4.6/4.8
SE 0.048
÷ 1.110
CI
1.000/ 1.167
Hispanic or Latino 5.1
CI 5.0/5.2
SE 0.076
÷ 1.208
CI
1.000/ 1.273
American Indian or Alaska Native 8.3
CI 7.4/9.2
SE 0.447
÷ 1.966
CI
1.000/ 2.173
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 10.9
CI 10.6/11.1
SE 0.137
÷ 2.576
CI
1.000/ 2.711
Average group rate excluding best group rate 7.2
...
SE 0.275
÷ 1.715
CI 1.000/ 1.854

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 Race and Ethnicity — 2017
  • The best group rate for this objective, 4.2 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by Asian or Pacific Islander mothers.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 10.9 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino mothers.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 6.7 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.
  • The worst group rate was 2.576 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 7.2 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was 1.715 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2017

Asian or Pacific Islander mothers achieved the best group rate for this objective, 4.2 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.

  • The rate for mothers in the White, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.110 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the Hispanic or Latino population was 1.208 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the American Indian or Alaska Native population was 1.966 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino population was 2.576 times the best group rate.
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