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Disparities Data Details MICH-21.3 by Marital Status for 2015

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2015
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Marital Status 2015 Disparity
Married 41.9
CI 40.3/43.4
SE 0.787
x 1.000
Best rate
Widowed 29.4
CI 11.8/56.5
SE 12.059
x 1.424
CI
1.000/ 2.798
Divorced or separated 21.0
CI 17.3/25.2
SE 2.024
x 1.998
CI
1.000/ 2.349
Never married 17.5
CI 15.0/20.3
SE 1.332
x 2.392
CI
1.000/ 2.721
Average group rate excluding best group rate 22.6
...
SE 8.698
x 1.851
CI 1.000/ 3.487

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 — 2015
  • The best group rate for this objective, 41.9%, 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 24.4 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 2.392 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.851 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 22.6%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2015

Mothers who were married achieved the best group rate for this objective, 41.9%.

The best group rate was:

  • 1.424 times the rate among mothers who were widowed.
  • 1.998 times the rate among mothers who were divorced or separated.
  • 2.392 times the rate among mothers who were never married.
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