Figure 2
Comparison of White and Black Infant Death Rates for
Michigan Residents, 1970-2016


Note:  Rates are per 1,000 live births.   The range indicated by the grey band represents a 95% confidence interval; this means that the true rate lies between the lower and upper bounds of the interval with 95% statistical confidence.
Source: 1970-2016 Michigan Resident Birth and Death Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services