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Disparities Data Details MICH-21.2 by Geographic Location for 2009

Disparities Details by Geographic Location for 2009
MICH-21.2 : Infants breastfed at 6 months (percent)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 46.6 (2009)
2020 Target: 60.6
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 Geographic Location for MICH-21.2

MICH-21.2 Increase the proportion of infants who are breastfed at 6 months

Infants breastfed at 6 months (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 46.6 (2009)
2020 Target: 60.6
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Geographic Location 2009 1 Disparity
Metropolitan 49.0
CI 47.5/50.5
SE 0.762
x 1.000
Best rate
Non-metropolitan 38.2
CI 35.3/41.2
SE 1.503
x 1.284
CI
1.000/ 1.377

1 Baseline has been revised. See Data Details for more information.

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 Geographic Location — 2009
  • The better group rate for this objective, 49.0%, was attained by persons living in a metropolitan area.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 38.2%, was attained by persons living in a non-metropolitan area.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 10.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.284 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Geographic Location — 2009

Persons living in a metropolitan area achieved the better group rate for this objective, 49.0%.

The better group rate was 1.284 times the rate among persons living in a non-metropolitan area.

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