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Disparities Data Details MICH-21.1 by Sex for 2012

Disparities Details by Sex for 2012
MICH-21.1 : Infants ever breastfed (percent)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 76.1 (2009)
2020 Target: 81.9
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Immunization Survey (NIS), CDC/NCIRD and 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 Sex for MICH-21.1

MICH-21.1 Increase the proportion of infants who are ever breastfed

Infants ever breastfed (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 76.1 (2009)
2020 Target: 81.9
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Sex 2012 Disparity
Female 80.4
CI 78.6/82.1
SE 0.902
x 1.000
Best rate
Male 79.7
CI 78.0/81.3
SE 0.848
x 1.009
CI
1.000/ 1.035

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 Sex — 2012
  • The better group rate for this objective, 80.4%, was attained by the female children.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 79.7%, was attained by the male population.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.7 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Sex — 2012

Female children achieved the better group rate for this objective, 80.4%.

The better group rate was <1.1 times the rate for male children.

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