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Disparities Data Details MICH-9.4 by Sex for 2014

Disparities Details by Sex for 2014
MICH-9.4 : Very preterm live births (percent, <32 weeks gestation)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 1.7 (2007)
2020 Target: 1.5 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 Sex for MICH-9.4

MICH-9.4 Reduce very preterm or live births at less than 32 weeks of gestation

Very preterm live births (percent, <32 weeks gestation)

2020 Baseline (year): 1.7 (2007)
2020 Target: 1.5 1, 3
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Sex 2014 Disparity
Female 1.5
CI 1.5/1.5
SE 0.009
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Male 1.7
CI 1.6/1.7
SE 0.009
÷ 1.090
CI
1.000/ 1.104

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 Sex — 2014
  • The better group rate for this objective, 1.5%, was attained by the female children.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 1.7%, was attained by the male population.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.1 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was <1.100 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Sex — 2014

Female children achieved the better group rate for this objective, 1.5%.

The rate for male children was <1.1 times the better group rate.

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