Disparities Details by Sex for 2009
MICH-9.1 : Total preterm live births (percent, <37 weeks gestation)
This chart compares rates by population.
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 Sex for MICH-9.1
MICH-9.1 Reduce total preterm births
Total preterm live births (percent, <37 weeks gestation)
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.
- The better group rate for this objective, 9.7%, was attained by the female children.
- The worse group rate for this objective, 10.4%, was attained by the male population.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.7 percentage points.
- The worst group rate was <1.100 times the best group rate.
Female children achieved the better group rate for this objective, 9.7%.
The rate for male children was <1.1 times the better group rate.