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Disparities Data Details MICH-17.1 by Marital Status for 2015-17

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2015-17
MICH-17.1 : Women with impaired fecundity (percent, 18–44 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 12.7 (2002)
2020 Target: 11.4 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), 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 Marital Status for MICH-17.1

MICH-17.1 Reduce the proportion of women aged 18 to 44 years who have impaired fecundity

Women with impaired fecundity (percent, 18–44 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 12.7 (2002)
2020 Target: 11.4 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Marital Status 2015-17 Disparity
Never married 10.9
CI 8.6/13.2
SE 1.151
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Widowed 11.2
CI 6.8/15.6
SE 2.191
÷ 1.025
CI
1.000/ 1.478
Cohabiting partner 14.0
CI 10.3/17.7
SE 1.835
÷ 1.279
CI
1.000/ 1.688
Married 15.3
CI 13.2/17.3
SE 1.001
÷ 1.396
CI
1.000/ 1.713
Average group rate excluding best group rate 13.5
...
SE 2.141
÷ 1.234
CI 1.000/ 1.688

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 Marital Status — 2015-17
  • The best group rate for this objective, 10.9%, was attained by persons who were never married.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 15.3%, was attained by persons who were married.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 4.3 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.396 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 13.5%, was 1.234 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2015-17

Persons who were never married achieved the best group rate for this objective, 10.9%.

  • The rate among persons who were widowed was <1.1 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons who were living with a cohabiting partner not was 1.279 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons who were married was 1.396 times the best group rate.
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