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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.8 by Race and Ethnicity for 2007

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2007
MICH-1.8 : Infant deaths due to sudden infant death syndrome (per 1,000 live births, <1 year)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 0.55 (2006)
2020 Target: 0.50
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-1.8

MICH-1.8 Reduce the rate of infant deaths from sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)

Infant deaths due to sudden infant death syndrome (per 1,000 live births, <1 year)

2020 Baseline (year): 0.55 (2006)
2020 Target: 0.50
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2007 Disparity
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.21
CI 0.2/0.3
SE 0.029
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Hispanic or Latino 0.29
CI 0.3/0.3
SE 0.017
÷ 1.358
CI
1.000/ 1.729
White, not Hispanic or Latino 0.58
CI 0.6/0.6
SE 0.016
÷ 2.702
CI
1.000/ 3.391
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 1.08
CI 1.0/1.2
SE 0.042
÷ 5.027
CI
1.000/ 6.335
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.42
CI 1.1/1.8
SE 0.170
÷ 6.617
CI
1.000/ 8.904
Average group rate excluding best group rate 0.84
...
SE 0.102
÷ 3.926
CI 1.000/ 5.290

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 — 2007
  • The best group rate for this objective, 0.21 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by Asian or Pacific Islander mothers.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 1.42 infant 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 1.21 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.
  • The worst group rate was 6.617 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 0.84 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was 3.926 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2007

Asian or Pacific Islander mothers achieved the best group rate for this objective, 0.21 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.

  • The rate for mothers in the Hispanic or Latino population was 1.358 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the White, not Hispanic or Latino population was 2.702 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino population was 5.027 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the American Indian or Alaska Native population was 6.617 times the best group rate.
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