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Disparities Data Details MICH-21.2 by Geographic Location for 2015

Disparities Details by Geographic Location for 2015
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Geographic Location 2015 Disparity
Metropolitan 59.2
CI 53.9/64.3
SE 2.649
x 1.000
Best rate
Non-metropolitan 53.1
CI 43.8/62.2
SE 4.755
x 1.115
CI
1.000/ 1.314

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 — 2015
  • The better group rate for this objective, 59.2%, was attained by persons living in a metropolitan area.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 53.1%, was attained by persons living in a non-metropolitan area.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 6.1 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.115 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Geographic Location — 2015

Persons living in a metropolitan area achieved the better group rate for this objective, 59.2%.

The better group rate was 1.115 times the rate among persons living in a non-metropolitan area.

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