Visit coronavirus.gov for the latest Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) updates.

You are here

MICH-15

Preconception Health and Behaviors

MICH-15 Reduce the proportion of women of childbearing potential who have lower (below the 25th percentile) red blood cell folate concentrations

Baseline: 24.9 percent of nonpregnant females aged 15 to 44 years had lower (below the 25th percentile) red blood cell folate concentrations in 2007–10
Target: 22.4 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
Data Sources:
National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), CDC/NCHS
Data:
Data for this objective HP2020 data for this objective
Data Details Details about the methodology and measurement of this HP2020 objective
Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 16-16b.
Search data for all HP2010 objectives
More Information:
Revision History:
This objective was revised. Read more about the revision history.