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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.9 by Age Group for 2015

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2015
MICH-1.9 : Infant deaths due to sudden unexpected/unexplained causes (per 1,000 live births, <1 year)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 0.93 (2006)
2020 Target: 0.84
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 Age Group for MICH-1.9

MICH-1.9 Reduce the rate of infant deaths from sudden unexpected infant deaths (includes SIDS, Unknown Cause, Accidental Suffocation, and Strangulation in Bed)

Infant deaths due to sudden unexpected/unexplained causes (per 1,000 live births, <1 year)

2020 Baseline (year): 0.93 (2006)
2020 Target: 0.84
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Age Group 2015 Disparity
35 years and over 0.46
CI 0.4/0.5
SE 0.027
÷ 1.000
Best rate
30-34 years 0.51
CI 0.5/0.6
SE 0.022
÷ 1.114
CI
1.000/ 1.253
25-29 years 0.96
CI 0.9/1.0
SE 0.029
÷ 2.078
CI
1.000/ 2.313
20-24 years 1.55
CI 1.5/1.6
SE 0.043
÷ 3.365
CI
1.000/ 3.739
15-19 years 1.67
CI 1.5/1.8
SE 0.085
÷ 3.620
CI
1.000/ 4.111
Average group rate excluding best group rate 1.17
...
SE 0.059
÷ 2.544
CI 1.000/ 2.886

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 Age Group — 2015
  • The best group rate for this objective, 0.46 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by mothers aged 35 years and over.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 1.67 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by mothers aged 15-19 years.
  • 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 3.620 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 1.17 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was 2.544 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2015

Mothers aged 35 years and over achieved the best group rate for this objective, 0.46 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.

  • The rate among mothers aged 30-34 years was 1.114 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among mothers aged 25-29 years was 2.078 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among mothers aged 20-24 years was 3.365 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among mothers aged 15-19 years was 3.620 times the best group rate.
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