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Disparities Data Details MICH-9.1 by Race and Ethnicity for 2007

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2007
MICH-9.1 : Total preterm live births (percent, <37 weeks gestation)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 10.4 (2007)
2020 Target: 9.4 1, 3
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National Vital Statistics System-Natality (NVSS-N), 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 Race and Ethnicity for MICH-9.1

MICH-9.1 Reduce total preterm births

Total preterm live births (percent, <37 weeks gestation)

2020 Baseline (year): 10.4 (2007)
2020 Target: 9.4 1, 3
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2007 2 Disparity
Asian or Pacific Islander 9.1
CI 9.0/9.2
SE 0.057
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Hispanic or Latino 9.3
CI 9.3/9.4
SE 0.028
÷ 1.024
CI
1.000/ 1.036
White, not Hispanic or Latino 9.9
CI 9.9/9.9
SE 0.020
÷ 1.085
CI
1.000/ 1.096
American Indian or Alaska Native 10.6
CI 10.3/10.9
SE 0.139
÷ 1.159
CI
1.000/ 1.187
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 14.7
CI 14.6/14.8
SE 0.045
÷ 1.611
CI
1.000/ 1.629
Average group rate excluding best group rate 11.1
...
SE 0.086
÷ 1.219
CI 1.000/ 1.240

2 Baseline has been revised. See Data Details for more information.

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 — 2007
  • The best group rate for this objective, 9.1%, was attained by Asian or Pacific Islander mothers.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 14.7%, was attained by Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino mothers.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 5.6 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 1.611 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 11.1%, was 1.219 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2007

Asian or Pacific Islander mothers achieved the best group rate for this objective, 9.1%.

  • The rate for mothers in the Hispanic or Latino population was <1.1 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the White, not Hispanic or Latino population was <1.1 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the American Indian or Alaska Native population was 1.159 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for mothers in the Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.611 times the best group rate.
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