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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.8 by Race and Ethnicity for 2017

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2017
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Race and Ethnicity 2017 Disparity
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.11
CI 0.1/0.2
SE 0.019
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Hispanic or Latino 0.19
CI 0.2/0.2
SE 0.015
÷ 1.734
CI
1.000/ 2.368
White, not Hispanic or Latino 0.35
CI 0.3/0.4
SE 0.013
÷ 3.116
CI
1.000/ 4.175
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 0.70
CI 0.6/0.8
SE 0.035
÷ 6.322
CI
1.000/ 8.508
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.74
CI 0.5/1.0
SE 0.133
÷ 6.653
CI
1.000/10.034
Average group rate excluding best group rate 0.50
...
SE 0.080
÷ 4.456
CI 1.000/ 6.583

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, 0.11 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by Asian or Pacific Islander mothers.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 0.74 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 0.63 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.
  • The worst group rate was 6.653 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 0.50 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was 4.456 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, 0.11 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.

  • The rate for mothers in the Hispanic or Latino population was 1.734 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the White, not Hispanic or Latino population was 3.116 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino population was 6.322 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the American Indian or Alaska Native population was 6.653 times the best group rate.
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