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Disparities Data Details MICH-4.2 by Race and Ethnicity for 2014

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2014
MICH-4.2 : Adolescent deaths (per 100,000 population, 15–19 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 60.3 (2007)
2020 Target: 54.3 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National Vital Statistics System-Mortality (NVSS-M), CDC/NCHS; Bridged-race Population Estimates, CDC/NCHS and Census
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-4.2

MICH-4.2 Reduce the rate of deaths among adolescents aged 15 to 19 years

Adolescent deaths (per 100,000 population, 15–19 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 60.3 (2007)
2020 Target: 54.3 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2014 Disparity
Asian or Pacific Islander 23.1
CI 20.4/25.8
SE 1.378
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Hispanic or Latino 38.1
CI 36.3/39.8
SE 0.906
÷ 1.645
CI
1.000/ 1.828
White, not Hispanic or Latino 44.2
CI 43.0/45.4
SE 0.611
÷ 1.912
CI
1.000/ 2.114
American Indian or Alaska Native 49.7
CI 42.5/56.8
SE 3.651
÷ 2.146
CI
1.000/ 2.508
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 65.5
CI 62.7/68.3
SE 1.427
÷ 2.829
CI
1.000/ 3.140
Average group rate excluding best group rate 49.4
...
SE 2.350
÷ 2.133
CI 1.000/ 2.418

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 — 2014
  • The best group rate for this objective, 23.1 deaths per 100,000 population, was attained by Asian or Pacific Islander persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 65.5 deaths per 100,000 population, was attained by Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 42.3 deaths per 100,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 2.829 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 49.4 deaths per 100,000 population, was 2.133 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2014

Asian or Pacific Islander persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 23.1 deaths per 100,000 population.

  • The rate for the Hispanic or Latino population was 1.645 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the White, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.912 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native population was 2.146 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino population was 2.829 times the best group rate.
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