SCHS Home Search FAQs Contacts
Navigation Bar

Home > Data > Vital Statistics > Infant Mortality Statistics 1996 >

1996 North Carolina Resident Infant Death Rates

COUNTY WHITE NONWHITE TOTAL COUNTY WHITE NONWHITE TOTAL
ALAMANCE 5.7 11.6 7.0 JOHNSTON 6.4 21.4 9.5
ALEXANDER 8.3 33.3 10.2 JONES 15.2 0.0 9.8
ALLEGHANY 0.0 0.0 0.0 LEE 13.6 21.5 15.7
ANSON 23.8 9.4 14.8 LENOIR 8.4 16.4 12.2
ASHE 11.5 0.0 11.5 LINCOLN 8.3 13.2 8.7
AVERY 13.1 0.0 12.9 MCDOWELL 6.8 60.6 10.5
BEAUFORT 9.3 18.5 13.0 MACON 18.2 0.0 17.8
BERTIE 24.7 4.7 10.2 MADISON 9.3 0.0 9.2
BLADEN 9.1 14.9 11.9 MARTIN 22.4 6.1 13.4
BRUNSWICK 1.7 0.0 1.4 MECKLENBURG 4.9 9.0 6.4
BUNCOMBE 6.7 18.5 8.1 MITCHELL 0.0 0.0 0.0
BURKE 8.1 14.1 8.8 MONTGOMERY 8.2 17.7 11.2
CABARRUS 1.5 0.0 1.3 MOORE 9.7 22.2 12.5
CALDWELL 12.6 0.0 11.5 NASH 13.6 23.0 17.3
CAMDEN 15.2 0.0 13.2 NEW HANOVER 8.2 4.1 7.1
CARTERET 5.7 31.3 8.5 NORTHAMPTON 0.0 53.9 36.3
CASWELL 0.0 45.5 16.9 ONSLOW 4.6 18.7 7.6
CATAWBA 4.3 12.3 5.4 ORANGE 7.1 17.9 9.8
CHATHAM 18.1 43.5 22.1 PAMLICO 0.0 0.0 0.0
CHEROKEE 12.8 0.0 12.5 PASQUOTANK 8.9 15.2 11.8
CHOWAN 0.0 10.2 5.3 PENDER 3.4 0.0 2.5
CLAY 0.0 . 0.0 PERQUIMANS 13.9 0.0 8.7
CLEVELAND 10.0 2.6 7.7 PERSON 3.8 13.2 7.2
COLUMBUS 9.1 10.8 9.7 PITT 8.1 26.7 16.6
CRAVEN 1.0 12.9 4.7 POLK 19.4 0.0 17.4
CUMBERLAND 7.2 15.3 10.3 RANDOLPH 8.5 15.7 9.1
CURRITUCK 12 105.3 21.5 RICHMOND 18.3 17.7 18.0
DARE 0.0 66.7 3.5 ROBESON 21.5 11.4 14.2
DAVIDSON 4.9 8.8 5.4 ROCKINGHAM 8.0 17.5 10.4
DAVIE 6.6 0.0 5.9 ROWAN 6.9 8.5 7.3
DUPLIN 6.2 21.7 11.2 RUTHERFORD 10.6 0.0 8.9
DURHAM 5.3 10.0 7.6 SAMPSON 3.6 8.3 5.0
EDGECOMBE 0.0 17.8 11.8 SCOTLAND 11.2 6.5 8.7
FORSYTH 8.3 20.1 12.0 STANLY 11.7 25.2 13.9
FRANKLIN 2.9 10.0 5.5 STOKES 6.6 0.0 6.2
GASTON 6.8 10.4 7.5 SURRY 3.6 18.2 4.5
GATES 25.6 0.0 12.0 SWAIN 0.0 0.0 0.0
GRAHAM 0.0 0.0 0.0 TRANSYLVANIA 14.0 0.0 12.9
GRANVILLE 9.1 4.8 7.5 TYRRELL 45.5 71.4 55.6
GREENE 7.6 9.7 8.5 UNION 7.3 14.1 8.4
GUILFORD 6.3 19.4 11.5 VANCE 3.6 18.9 12.4
HALIFAX 0.0 17.0 10.9 WAKE 5.7 12.3 7.5
HARNETT 6.7 15.2 8.7 WARREN 0.0 0.0 0.0
HAYWOOD 16.0 0.0 15.7 WASHINGTON 0.0 37.6 24.0
HENDERSON 14.4 23.8 14.8 WATAUGA 13.4 0.0 13.2
HERTFORD 12.8 19.7 17.8 WAYNE 3.9 8.1 5.5
HOKE 7.1 15.0 11.0 WILKES 9.1 26.3 9.9
HYDE 0.0 117.6 35.1 WILSON 3.6 20.7 11.6
IREDELL 5.9 11.5 6.9 YADKIN 6.6 0.0 6.4
JACKSON 7.7 17.5 9.4 YANCEY 0.0 0.0 0.0
NORTH CAROLINA 7.1 14.3 9.2

Note: Rates based on fewer than 10 deaths are unstable and should be interpreted with caution.

Note: Camden, Chowan and Perquimans County data revised 2/12/2001.

Contact Us | Site Map | DHHS Disclaimer