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Disparities Data Details MICH-14 by Country of Birth for 2007-10

Disparities Details by Country of Birth for 2007-10
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 2007-10 Disparity
US 23.2
CI 19.7/26.7
SE 1.78
x 1.000
Best rate
Outside US 17.4
CI 11.1/23.7
SE 3.2
x 1.333
CI
1.000/ 1.850

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 — 2007-10
  • The better group rate for this objective, 23.2%, was attained by persons who were born in the US.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 17.4%, was attained by persons who were born outside the US.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 5.8 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.333 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Country of Birth — 2007-10

Persons born in the US achieved the better group rate for this objective, 23.2%.

The better group rate was 1.333 times the rate among persons born outside the US.

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