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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.5 by Race and Ethnicity for 2009

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2009
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 2009 Disparity
Asian or Pacific Islander 1.3
CI 1.2/1.4
SE 0.072
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Hispanic or Latino 1.7
CI 1.7/1.8
SE 0.042
÷ 1.341
CI
1.000/ 1.481
White, not Hispanic or Latino 1.9
CI 1.9/2.0
SE 0.030
÷ 1.494
CI
1.000/ 1.643
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.1
CI 3.5/4.7
SE 0.291
÷ 3.173
CI
1.000/ 3.680
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 4.3
CI 4.1/4.4
SE 0.084
÷ 3.306
CI
1.000/ 3.643
Average group rate excluding best group rate 3.0
...
SE 0.177
÷ 2.329
CI 1.000/ 2.661

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 — 2009
  • The best group rate for this objective, 1.3 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by Asian or Pacific Islander mothers.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 4.3 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 3.306 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 3.0 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births, was 2.329 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2009

Asian or Pacific Islander mothers achieved the best group rate for this objective, 1.3 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births.

  • The rate for mothers in the Hispanic or Latino population was 1.341 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the White, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.494 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the American Indian or Alaska Native population was 3.173 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino population was 3.306 times the best group rate.
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