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Disparities Data Details MICH-14 by Educational Attainment for 2003-06

Disparities Details by Educational Attainment for 2003-06
MICH-14 : Nonpregnant women consuming 400+µg of folic acid daily (percent, 15–44 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 23.8 (2003–06)
2020 Target: 26.2 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), 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 Educational Attainment for MICH-14

MICH-14 Increase the proportion of women of childbearing potential with intake of at least 400 µg of folic acid daily from fortified foods or dietary supplements

Nonpregnant women consuming 400+µg of folic acid daily (percent, 15–44 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 23.8 (2003–06)
2020 Target: 26.2 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Educational Attainment 2003-06 Disparity
College graduate or above 41.0
CI 32.8/49.3
SE 4.22
x 1.000
Best rate
Some college or AA degree 26.9
CI 21.1/32.7
SE 2.97
x 1.524
CI
1.000/ 1.953
High school (including GED or equivalent) 16.4
CI 11.6/21.2
SE 2.44
x 2.500
CI
1.000/ 3.366
< High school 9.0
CI 4.8/13.2
SE 2.16
x 4.559
CI
1.000/ 7.005
Average group rate excluding best group rate 17.4
...
SE 3.118
x 2.352
CI 1.000/ 3.302

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 Educational Attainment — 2003-06
  • The best group rate for this objective, 41.0%, was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with a college graduate or above education.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 9.0%, was attained by persons aged 25 years and over with a less than high school education.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 32.0 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 4.559 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 2.352 times the average rate for all other educational attainment groups (excluding the best), 17.4%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Educational Attainment — 2003-06

Persons aged 25 years and over with a college graduate or above education achieved the best group rate for this objective, 41.0%.

The best group rate was:

  • 1.524 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with some college or AA degree.
  • 2.500 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with high school (including GED or equivalent) education.
  • 4.559 times the rate among persons aged 25 years and over with a less than high school education.
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