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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.5 by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight for 2008

Disparities Details by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight for 2008
MICH-1.5 : Postneonatal deaths (per 1,000 live births, 28 days to <1 year)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 2.2 (2006)
2020 Target: 2.0
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-1.5

MICH-1.5 Reduce the rate of postneonatal deaths (between 28 days and 1 year)

Postneonatal deaths (per 1,000 live births, 28 days to <1 year)

2020 Baseline (year): 2.2 (2006)
2020 Target: 2.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight 2008 Disparity
2,500g or more 1.5
CI 1.5/1.6
SE 0.020
÷ 1.000
Best rate
1,500 to 2,499g 6.2
CI 5.9/6.5
SE 0.148
÷ 4.010
CI
1.000/ 4.192
Less than 1,500g 32.3
CI 30.9/33.7
SE 0.728
÷ 20.865
CI
1.000/21.776
Average group rate excluding best group rate 19.2
...
SE 0.743
÷ 12.437
CI 1.000/13.299

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 — 2008
  • The best group rate for this objective, 1.5 postneonatal 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, 32.3 postneonatal 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 30.7 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births.
  • The worst group rate was 20.865 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other fetal and/or live birth weight groups (excluding the best), 19.2 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births, was 12.437 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight — 2008

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

  • The rate among women who had fetuses and/or children born weighing 1,500 to 2,499g was 4.010 times the lowest group rate.
  • The rate among women who had fetuses and/or children born weighing less than 1,500g was 20.865 times the lowest group rate.
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