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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.8 by Race and Ethnicity for 2014

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2014
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 2014 Disparity
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.15
CI 0.1/0.2
SE 0.023
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Hispanic or Latino 0.24
CI 0.2/0.3
SE 0.016
÷ 1.636
CI
1.000/ 2.156
White, not Hispanic or Latino 0.39
CI 0.4/0.4
SE 0.014
÷ 2.631
CI
1.000/ 3.411
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 0.67
CI 0.6/0.7
SE 0.034
÷ 4.484
CI
1.000/ 5.854
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.92
CI 0.6/1.2
SE 0.143
÷ 6.138
CI
1.000/ 8.803
Average group rate excluding best group rate 0.56
...
SE 0.086
÷ 3.722
CI 1.000/ 5.327

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 — 2014
  • The best group rate for this objective, 0.15 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by Asian or Pacific Islander mothers.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 0.92 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 0.77 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.
  • The worst group rate was 6.138 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 0.56 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was 3.722 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2014

Asian or Pacific Islander mothers achieved the best group rate for this objective, 0.15 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.

  • The rate for mothers in the Hispanic or Latino population was 1.636 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the White, not Hispanic or Latino population was 2.631 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino population was 4.484 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the American Indian or Alaska Native population was 6.138 times the best group rate.
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