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Disparities Data Details MICH-21.3 by Marital Status for 2009

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2009
MICH-21.3 : Infants breastfed at 1 year (percent)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 24.6 (2009)
2020 Target: 34.1
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 Marital Status for MICH-21.3

MICH-21.3 Increase the proportion of infants who are breastfed at 1 year

Infants breastfed at 1 year (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 24.6 (2009)
2020 Target: 34.1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Marital Status 2009 1 Disparity
Married 31.3
CI 30.0/32.6
SE 0.663
x 1.000
Best rate
Widowed 23.0
CI 9.3/46.4
SE 9.611
x 1.364
CI
1.000/ 2.719
Divorced or separated 14.4
CI 11.7/17.5
SE 1.479
x 2.178
CI
1.000/ 2.589
Never married 13.0
CI 11.4/14.8
SE 0.877
x 2.407
CI
1.000/ 2.703
Average group rate excluding best group rate 16.8
...
SE 6.904
x 1.866
CI 1.000/ 3.675

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 Marital Status — 2009
  • The best group rate for this objective, 31.3%, was attained by mothers who were married.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 13.0%, was attained by mothers who were never married.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 18.3 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 2.407 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.866 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 16.8%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2009

Mothers who were married achieved the best group rate for this objective, 31.3%.

The best group rate was:

  • 1.364 times the rate among mothers who were widowed.
  • 2.178 times the rate among mothers who were divorced or separated.
  • 2.407 times the rate among mothers who were never married.
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