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Morbidity and Mortality

MICH-7.1 Reduce cesarean births among low-risk women with no prior births

Baseline: 27.4 percent of low-risk females with no prior birth had a cesarean birth in 2007
Target: 24.7 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
Data Sources:
National Vital Statistics System-Natality (NVSS-N), CDC/NCHS
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 16-09a.
Browse data for HP2010 objective 16-09a
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Revision History:
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