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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.5 by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight for 2017

Disparities Details by Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight for 2017
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Fetal and/or Live Birth Weight 2017 Disparity
2,500g or more 1.3
CI 1.3/1.4
SE 0.019
÷ 1.000
Best rate
1,500 to 2,499g 5.5
CI 5.2/5.7
SE 0.144
÷ 4.118
CI
1.000/ 4.327
Less than 1,500g 24.6
CI 23.3/25.9
SE 0.677
÷ 18.545
CI
1.000/19.520
Average group rate excluding best group rate 15.0
...
SE 0.692
÷ 11.331
CI 1.000/12.268

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, 1.3 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, 24.6 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 23.3 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births.
  • The worst group rate was 18.545 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other fetal and/or live birth weight groups (excluding the best), 15.0 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births, was 11.331 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, 1.3 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 4.118 times the lowest group rate.
  • The rate among women who had fetuses and/or children born weighing less than 1,500g was 18.545 times the lowest group rate.
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