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Disparities Data Details MICH-6 by Age Group for 2008

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2008
MICH-6 : Maternal complications during hospitalized labor and delivery (per 100 deliveries)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 31.1 (2007)
2020 Target: 28.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National Hospital Discharge Survey (NHDS), 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 Age Group for MICH-6

MICH-6 Reduce maternal illness and complications due to pregnancy (complications during hospitalized labor and delivery)

Maternal complications during hospitalized labor and delivery (per 100 deliveries)

2020 Baseline (year): 31.1 (2007)
2020 Target: 28.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Age Group 2008 Disparity
25-29 years 28.3
CI 25.8/30.9
SE 1.288
÷ 1.000
Best rate
20-24 years 29.1
CI 26.5/31.8
SE 1.336
÷ 1.029
CI
1.000/ 1.144
15-19 years 29.9
CI 26.1/33.6
SE 1.915
÷ 1.055
CI
1.000/ 1.200
30-34 years 30.8
CI 28.4/33.3
SE 1.238
÷ 1.088
CI
1.000/ 1.202
35 years and over 38.1
CI 34.3/41.8
SE 1.909
÷ 1.344
CI
1.000/ 1.503
Average group rate excluding best group rate 32.0
...
SE 1.882
÷ 1.129
CI 1.000/ 1.276

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 Age Group — 2008
  • The best group rate for this objective, 28.3%, was attained by persons aged 25-29 years.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 38.1%, was attained by persons aged 35 years and over.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 9.8 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.344 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 32.0%, was 1.129 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2008

Persons aged 25-29 years achieved the best group rate for this objective, 28.3%.

  • The rate among persons aged 20-24 years was <1.1 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among adolescents aged 15-19 years was <1.1 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons aged 30-34 years was <1.1 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons aged 35 years and over was 1.344 times the best group rate.
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