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Disparities Data Details MICH-21.3 by Marital Status for 2010

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2010
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 2010 Disparity
Married 32.6
CI 30.9/34.3
SE 0.873
x 1.000
Best rate
Widowed 18.5
CI 8.1/37.1
SE 7.331
x 1.758
CI
1.000/ 3.374
Divorced or separated 16.9
CI 12.7/22.2
SE 2.425
x 1.925
CI
1.000/ 2.446
Never married 12.3
CI 10.1/14.8
SE 1.191
x 2.656
CI
1.000/ 3.135
Average group rate excluding best group rate 15.9
...
SE 5.525
x 2.048
CI 1.000/ 3.631

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 — 2010
  • The best group rate for this objective, 32.6%, was attained by mothers who were married.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 12.3%, was attained by mothers who were never married.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 20.3 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 2.656 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 2.048 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 15.9%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2010

Mothers who were married achieved the best group rate for this objective, 32.6%.

The best group rate was:

  • 1.758 times the rate among mothers who were widowed.
  • 1.925 times the rate among mothers who were divorced or separated.
  • 2.656 times the rate among mothers who were never married.
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