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Disparities Data Details MICH-21.3 by Marital Status for 2013

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2013
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 2013 Disparity
Married 39.3
CI 37.7/40.9
SE 0.817
x 1.000
Best rate
Divorced or separated 20.6
CI 16.4/25.5
SE 2.329
x 1.907
CI
1.000/ 2.305
Never married 16.3
CI 14.3/18.6
SE 1.100
x 2.409
CI
1.000/ 2.706
Widowed 12.5
CI 4.5/30.1
SE 6.168
x 3.145
CI
1.000/ 7.090
Average group rate excluding best group rate 16.5
...
SE 4.726
x 2.386
CI 1.000/ 3.831

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 — 2013
  • The best group rate for this objective, 39.3%, was attained by mothers who were married.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 12.5%, was attained by mothers who were widowed.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 26.8 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 3.145 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 2.386 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 16.5%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2013

Mothers who were married achieved the best group rate for this objective, 39.3%.

The best group rate was:

  • 1.907 times the rate among mothers who were divorced or separated.
  • 2.409 times the rate among mothers who were never married.
  • 3.145 times the rate among mothers who were widowed.
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