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Disparities Data Details MICH-28.2 by Race and Ethnicity for 2010

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2010
MICH-28.2 : Cases of anencephaly (per 100,000 live births)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 24.6 (2005–06)
2020 Target: 22.1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National Birth Defects Prevention Network (NBDPN), CDC/NCBDDD; National Vital Statistics System-Natality (NVSS-N), 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 Race and Ethnicity for MICH-28.2

MICH-28.2 Reduce the occurrence of anencephaly

Cases of anencephaly (per 100,000 live births)

2020 Baseline (year): 24.6 (2005–06)
2020 Target: 22.1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Race and Ethnicity 2010 Disparity
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 7.6
CI 5.0/11.0
SE
÷ 1.000
Best rate
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 12.3
CI 10.4/14.4
SE 0
÷ 1.621
Hispanic or Latino 18.9
CI 14.9/23.7
SE 0
÷ 2.494
Average group rate excluding best group rate 15.6
...
SE
÷ 2.058
CI /

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 Race and Ethnicity — 2010
  • The best group rate for this objective, 7.6 cases of anencephaly per 100,000 live births, was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 18.9 cases of anencephaly per 100,000 live births, was attained by Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 11.3 cases of anencephaly per 100,000 live births.
  • The worst group rate was 2.494 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 15.6 cases of anencephaly per 100,000 live births, was 2.058 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2010

Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 7.6 cases of anencephaly per 100,000 live births.

  • The rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.621 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Hispanic or Latino population was 2.494 times the best group rate.
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