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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.5 by Race and Ethnicity for 2017

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity 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 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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Race and Ethnicity 2017 Disparity
Asian or Pacific Islander 1.2
CI 1.1/1.4
SE 0.065
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Hispanic or Latino 1.5
CI 1.5/1.6
SE 0.041
÷ 1.232
CI
1.000/ 1.356
White, not Hispanic or Latino 1.6
CI 1.6/1.7
SE 0.028
÷ 1.312
CI
1.000/ 1.436
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 3.8
CI 3.7/4.0
SE 0.081
÷ 3.052
CI
1.000/ 3.346
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.8
CI 3.3/4.4
SE 0.304
÷ 3.079
CI
1.000/ 3.597
Average group rate excluding best group rate 2.7
...
SE 0.184
÷ 2.169
CI 1.000/ 2.496

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, 1.2 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by Asian or Pacific Islander mothers.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 3.8 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by American Indian or Alaska Native mothers.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 2.6 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births.
  • The worst group rate was 3.079 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 2.7 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births, was 2.169 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, 1.2 postneonatal deaths per 1,000 live births.

  • The rate for mothers in the Hispanic or Latino population was 1.232 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the White, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.312 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino population was 3.052 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the American Indian or Alaska Native population was 3.079 times the best group rate.
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