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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.5 by Race and Ethnicity for 2008

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity 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 Race and Ethnicity 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
Race and Ethnicity 2008 Disparity
Asian or Pacific Islander 1.4
CI 1.3/1.6
SE 0.075
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Hispanic or Latino 1.8
CI 1.7/1.9
SE 0.042
÷ 1.276
CI
1.000/ 1.403
White, not Hispanic or Latino 2.0
CI 2.0/2.1
SE 0.030
÷ 1.406
CI
1.000/ 1.538
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.2
CI 3.7/4.8
SE 0.293
÷ 2.949
CI
1.000/ 3.402
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 4.4
CI 4.2/4.6
SE 0.084
÷ 3.061
CI
1.000/ 3.356
Average group rate excluding best group rate 3.1
...
SE 0.178
÷ 2.173
CI 1.000/ 2.469

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 — 2008
  • The best group rate for this objective, 1.4 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by Asian or Pacific Islander mothers.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 4.4 postneonatal 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 3.0 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births.
  • The worst group rate was 3.061 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 3.1 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births, was 2.173 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2008

Asian or Pacific Islander mothers achieved the best group rate for this objective, 1.4 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births.

  • The rate for mothers in the Hispanic or Latino population was 1.276 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the White, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.406 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the American Indian or Alaska Native population was 2.949 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino population was 3.061 times the best group rate.
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