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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.8 by Race and Ethnicity for 2013

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2013
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 2013 Disparity
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.14
CI 0.1/0.2
SE 0.023
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Hispanic or Latino 0.22
CI 0.2/0.3
SE 0.015
÷ 1.507
CI
1.000/ 2.016
White, not Hispanic or Latino 0.40
CI 0.4/0.4
SE 0.014
÷ 2.792
CI
1.000/ 3.666
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 0.73
CI 0.7/0.8
SE 0.035
÷ 5.109
CI
1.000/ 6.746
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.78
CI 0.5/1.0
SE 0.131
÷ 5.464
CI
1.000/ 8.006
Average group rate excluding best group rate 0.53
...
SE 0.079
÷ 3.718
CI 1.000/ 5.334

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 — 2013
  • The best group rate for this objective, 0.14 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by Asian or Pacific Islander mothers.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 0.78 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 0.64 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.
  • The worst group rate was 5.464 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 0.53 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was 3.718 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2013

Asian or Pacific Islander mothers achieved the best group rate for this objective, 0.14 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.

  • The rate for mothers in the Hispanic or Latino population was 1.507 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the White, not Hispanic or Latino population was 2.792 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino population was 5.109 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the American Indian or Alaska Native population was 5.464 times the best group rate.
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