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Disparities Data Details MICH-4.2 by Race and Ethnicity for 2017

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2017
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Race and Ethnicity 2017 Disparity
Asian or Pacific Islander 26.4
CI 23.6/29.1
SE 1.416
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Hispanic or Latino 44.4
CI 42.5/46.3
SE 0.952
÷ 1.684
CI
1.000/ 1.852
White, not Hispanic or Latino 48.2
CI 47.0/49.5
SE 0.645
÷ 1.828
CI
1.000/ 2.003
American Indian or Alaska Native 62.6
CI 54.6/70.6
SE 4.077
÷ 2.375
CI
1.000/ 2.729
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 80.0
CI 76.9/83.1
SE 1.582
÷ 3.035
CI
1.000/ 3.334
Average group rate excluding best group rate 58.8
...
SE 2.611
÷ 2.230
CI 1.000/ 2.501

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 — 2017
  • The best group rate for this objective, 26.4 deaths per 100,000 population, was attained by Asian or Pacific Islander persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 80.0 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 53.7 deaths per 100,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 3.035 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 58.8 deaths per 100,000 population, was 2.230 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2017

Asian or Pacific Islander persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 26.4 deaths per 100,000 population.

  • The rate for the Hispanic or Latino population was 1.684 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the White, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.828 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native population was 2.375 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino population was 3.035 times the best group rate.
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