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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.7 by Country of Birth for 2013

Disparities Details by Country of Birth for 2013
MICH-1.7 : Infant deaths due to congenital heart defects (per 1,000 live births, <1 year)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 0.38 (2006)
2020 Target: 0.34
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 Country of Birth for MICH-1.7

MICH-1.7 Reduce the rate of infant deaths related to birth defects (congenital heart defects)

Infant deaths due to congenital heart defects (per 1,000 live births, <1 year)

2020 Baseline (year): 0.38 (2006)
2020 Target: 0.34
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Country of Birth 2013 Disparity
US 0.33
CI 0.3/0.4
SE 0.010
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Outside US 0.33
CI 0.3/0.4
SE 0.019
÷ 1.009
CI
1.000/ 1.126

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 Country of Birth — 2013
  • The better group rate for this objective, 0.33 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by persons who were born in the US.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 0.33 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by persons who were born outside the US.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.00 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.
  • The worst group rate was <1.100 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Country of Birth — 2013

Mothers born in the US achieved the better group rate for this objective, 0.33 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.

The rate among mothers born outside the US was <1.1 times the better group rate.

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