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Disparities Data Details MICH-21.3 by Marital Status for 2012

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2012
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 2012 Disparity
Married 37.9
CI 36.1/39.8
SE 0.931
x 1.000
Best rate
Divorced or separated 15.9
CI 11.8/21.1
SE 2.362
x 2.391
CI
1.000/ 3.065
Never married 14.4
CI 12.1/17.1
SE 1.283
x 2.630
CI
1.000/ 3.061
Average group rate excluding best group rate 15.1
...
SE 2.688
x 2.505
CI 1.000/ 3.363

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 — 2012
  • The best group rate for this objective, 37.9%, was attained by mothers who were married.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 14.4%, was attained by mothers who were never married.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 23.5 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 2.630 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 2.505 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 15.1%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2012

Mothers who were married achieved the best group rate for this objective, 37.9%.

The best group rate was:

  • 2.391 times the rate among mothers who were divorced or separated.
  • 2.630 times the rate among mothers who were never married.
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