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Disparities Data Details MICH-14 by Country of Birth for 2003-06

Disparities Details by Country of Birth 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 Country of Birth 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
Country of Birth 2003-06 Disparity
US 24.4
CI 20.4/28.5
SE 2.08
x 1.000
Best rate
Outside US 19.0
CI 13.5/24.5
SE 2.8
x 1.286
CI
1.000/ 1.701

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 Country of Birth — 2003-06
  • The better group rate for this objective, 24.4%, was attained by persons who were born in the US.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 19.0%, was attained by persons who were born outside the US.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 5.4 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.286 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Country of Birth — 2003-06

Persons born in the US achieved the better group rate for this objective, 24.4%.

The better group rate was 1.286 times the rate among persons born outside the US.

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