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Disparities Data Details MICH-29.2 by Race and Ethnicity for 2008

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2008
MICH-29.2 : Children with autism spectrum disorder receiving a first evaluation by age 36 months (percent, 8 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 42.7 (2006)
2020 Target: 47.0 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network (ADDM), CDC/NCBDDD
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-29.2

MICH-29.2 Increase the proportion of children with ASD having a first evaluation by 36 months of age

Children with autism spectrum disorder receiving a first evaluation by age 36 months (percent, 8 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 42.7 (2006)
2020 Target: 47.0 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2008 Disparity
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 50.4
CI 47.9/52.9
SE 1.270
x 1.000
Best rate
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 41.4
CI 37.6/45.2
SE 1.922
x 1.217
CI
1.000/ 1.328
Hispanic or Latino 31.9
CI 25.7/38.2
SE 3.173
x 1.577
CI
1.000/ 1.867
Average group rate excluding best group rate 36.7
...
SE 3.709
x 1.374
CI 1.000/ 1.631

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 — 2008
  • The best group rate for this objective, 50.4%, was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 31.9%, was attained by Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 18.4 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.577 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.374 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 36.7%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2008

White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 50.4%.

The best group rate was:

  • 1.217 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.577 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
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