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Disparities Data Details MICH-21.3 by Marital Status for 2014

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2014
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 2014 Disparity
Married 39.1
CI 37.6/40.7
SE 0.797
x 1.000
Best rate
Divorced or separated 26.2
CI 21.4/31.7
SE 2.626
x 1.492
CI
1.000/ 1.765
Never married 17.5
CI 14.4/21.0
SE 1.678
x 2.240
CI
1.000/ 2.633
Average group rate excluding best group rate 21.8
...
SE 3.116
x 1.791
CI 1.000/ 2.270

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 — 2014
  • The best group rate for this objective, 39.1%, was attained by mothers who were married.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 17.5%, was attained by mothers who were never married.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 21.7 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 2.240 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.791 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 21.8%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2014

Mothers who were married achieved the best group rate for this objective, 39.1%.

The best group rate was:

  • 1.492 times the rate among mothers who were divorced or separated.
  • 2.240 times the rate among mothers who were never married.
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