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Table 1

North Carolina 2003 Final Infant Death Rates

Rates Based on Less Than 10 Deaths are Unstable and Should be Interpreted with Caution

County Infant Deaths Live Births Infant Death Rate
White Other Races Total White Other Races Total White Other Races Total
NORTH CAROLINA 513 450 967 86,260 32,032 118,292 5.9 14.0 8.2
PCR I 55 10 65 7,233 585 7,818 7.6 17.1 8.3
PCR II 138 66 204 21,679 5,490 27,169 6.4 12.0 7.5
PCR III 90 85 176 16,814 6,252 23,066 5.4 13.6 7.6
PCR IV 85 92 177 17,985 6,959 24,944 4.7 13.2 7.1
PCR V 73 88 163 11,045 6,183 17,228 6.6 14.2 9.5
PCR VI 72 109 182 11,504 6,563 18,067 6.3 16.6 10.1
ALAMANCE 9 7 16 1,486 352 1,838 6.1 19.9 8.7
ALEXANDER 2 1 3 392 21 413 5.1 47.6 7.3
ALLEGHANY 0 0 0 80 0 80 0.0 . 0.0
ANSON 2 4 6 178 183 361 11.2 21.9 16.6
ASHE 3 0 3 270 3 273 11.1 0.0 11.0
AVERY 0 0 0 183 3 186 0.0 0.0 0.0
BEAUFORT 2 3 5 383 178 561 5.2 16.9 8.9
BERTIE 0 3 3 74 164 238 0.0 18.3 12.6
BLADEN 2 0 2 285 158 443 7.0 0.0 4.5
BRUNSWICK 3 2 5 704 173 877 4.3 11.6 5.7
BUNCOMBE 15 4 19 2,270 235 2,505 6.6 17.0 7.6
BURKE 6 2 8 827 137 964 7.3 14.6 8.3
CABARRUS 13 11 24 1,872 365 2,237 6.9 30.1 10.7
CALDWELL 8 1 9 837 64 901 9.6 15.6 10.0
CAMDEN 0 0 0 91 19 110 0.0 0.0 0.0
CARTERET 4 1 5 538 52 590 7.4 19.2 8.5
CASWELL 1 0 1 176 70 246 5.7 0.0 4.1
CATAWBA 11 5 16 1,746 287 2,033 6.3 17.4 7.9
CHATHAM 3 1 4 584 102 686 5.1 9.8 5.8
CHEROKEE 7 0 7 255 7 262 27.5 0.0 26.7
CHOWAN 0 1 1 73 72 145 0.0 13.9 6.9
CLAY 1 0 1 92 0 92 10.9 . 10.9
CLEVELAND 7 4 11 897 317 1,214 7.8 12.6 9.1
COLUMBUS 5 6 11 472 284 756 10.6 21.1 14.6
CRAVEN 3 5 8 1,121 416 1,537 2.7 12.0 5.2
CUMBERLAND 22 40 62 3,164 2,110 5,274 7.0 19.0 11.8
CURRITUCK 2 0 2 218 14 232 9.2 0.0 8.6
DARE 3 0 3 412 17 429 7.3 0.0 7.0
DAVIDSON 14 3 17 1,715 225 1,940 8.2 13.3 8.8
DAVIE 2 0 2 390 21 411 5.1 0.0 4.9
DUPLIN 1 3 4 542 186 728 1.8 16.1 5.5
DURHAM 6 12 18 2,256 1,611 3,867 2.7 7.4 4.7
EDGECOMBE 1 6 7 276 434 710 3.6 13.8 9.9
FORSYTH 20 14 34 3,363 1,265 4,628 5.9 11.1 7.3
FRANKLIN 1 4 5 481 156 637 2.1 25.6 7.8
GASTON 15 7 22 2,055 419 2,474 7.3 16.7 8.9
GATES 1 0 1 64 41 105 15.6 0.0 9.5
GRAHAM 0 0 0 99 11 110 0.0 0.0 0.0
GRANVILLE 1 4 5 442 189 631 2.3 21.2 7.9
GREENE 1 3 4 137 103 240 7.3 29.1 16.7
GUILFORD 15 31 46 3,540 2,345 5,885 4.2 13.2 7.8
HALIFAX 3 8 11 244 495 739 12.3 16.2 14.9
HARNETT 7 8 15 1,045 365 1,410 6.7 21.9 10.6
HAYWOOD 6 0 6 582 11 593 10.3 0.0 10.1
HENDERSON 8 0 8 1,102 35 1,137 7.3 0.0 7.0
HERTFORD 1 6 7 71 224 295 14.1 26.8 23.7
HOKE 5 3 8 399 310 709 12.5 9.7 11.3
HYDE 1 0 1 37 19 56 27.0 0.0 17.9
IREDELL 14 3 17 1,521 311 1,832 9.2 9.6 9.3
JACKSON 3 1 4 290 70 360 10.3 14.3 11.1
JOHNSTON 12 8 20 1,873 336 2,209 6.4 23.8 9.1
JONES 0 1 1 54 28 82 0.0 35.7 12.2
LEE 3 2 5 666 189 855 4.5 10.6 5.8
LENOIR 3 8 12 364 352 716 8.2 22.7 16.8
LINCOLN 1 1 2 857 55 912 1.2 18.2 2.2
MCDOWELL 3 1 4 486 25 511 6.2 40.0 7.8
MACON 2 0 2 324 8 332 6.2 0.0 6.0
MADISON 0 0 0 219 3 222 0.0 0.0 0.0
MARTIN 2 1 3 147 161 308 13.6 6.2 9.7
MECKLENBURG 33 53 87 8,346 4,427 12,773 4.0 12.0 6.8
MITCHELL 1 0 1 157 2 159 6.4 0.0 6.3
MONTGOMERY 3 1 4 315 71 386 9.5 14.1 10.4
MOORE 4 2 6 677 194 871 5.9 10.3 6.9
NASH 3 5 8 720 430 1,150 4.2 11.6 7.0
NEW HANOVER 6 3 11 1,624 455 2,079 3.7 6.6 5.3
NORTHAMPTON 0 6 6 91 158 249 0.0 38.0 24.1
ONSLOW 22 11 33 2,500 681 3,181 8.8 16.2 10.4
ORANGE 9 1 10 1,036 270 1,306 8.7 3.7 7.7
PAMLICO 0 1 1 85 25 110 0.0 40.0 9.1
PASQUOTANK 1 4 5 270 241 511 3.7 16.6 9.8
PENDER 2 2 4 344 96 440 5.8 20.8 9.1
PERQUIMANS 2 1 3 92 39 131 21.7 25.6 22.9
PERSON 5 1 6 306 128 434 16.3 7.8 13.8
PITT 7 16 23 1,146 852 1,998 6.1 18.8 11.5
POLK 0 0 0 162 7 169 0.0 0.0 0.0
RANDOLPH 12 0 12 1,688 138 1,826 7.1 0.0 6.6
RICHMOND 5 3 8 397 221 618 12.6 13.6 12.9
ROBESON 2 10 12 725 1,248 1,973 2.8 8.0 6.1
ROCKINGHAM 9 1 10 897 196 1,093 10.0 5.1 9.1
ROWAN 10 2 12 1,318 347 1,665 7.6 5.8 7.2
RUTHERFORD 6 2 8 676 92 768 8.9 21.7 10.4
SAMPSON 4 7 11 672 234 906 6.0 29.9 12.1
SCOTLAND 3 1 4 222 264 486 13.5 3.8 8.2
STANLY 10 2 12 579 122 701 17.3 16.4 17.1
STOKES 1 1 2 492 18 510 2.0 55.6 3.9
SURRY 7 1 8 870 43 913 8.0 23.3 8.8
SWAIN 1 2 3 104 62 166 9.6 32.3 18.1
TRANSYLVANIA 2 0 2 251 15 266 8.0 0.0 7.5
TYRRELL 0 0 0 34 11 45 0.0 0.0 0.0
UNION 9 3 12 2,030 364 2,394 4.4 8.2 5.0
VANCE 2 8 10 309 359 668 6.5 22.3 15.0
WAKE 32 40 72 8,300 3,042 11,342 3.9 13.1 6.3
WARREN 1 4 5 70 155 225 14.3 25.8 22.2
WASHINGTON 0 0 0 69 93 162 0.0 0.0 0.0
WATAUGA 1 0 1 346 8 354 2.9 0.0 2.8
WAYNE 7 10 17 1,102 605 1,707 6.4 16.5 10.0
WILKES 2 1 3 782 40 822 2.6 25.0 3.6
WILSON 2 6 8 549 453 1,002 3.6 13.2 8.0
YADKIN 1 0 1 422 18 440 2.4 0.0 2.3
YANCEY 0 0 0 164 2 166 0.0 0.0 0.0

Note: Rates per 1,000 live births.


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