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North Carolina 2000 Final Infant Death Rates

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

  INFANT DEATHS LIVE BIRTHS INFANT DEATH RATE
COUNTY WHITE OTHER RACES TOTAL WHITE OTHER RACES TOTAL WHITE OTHER RACES TOTAL
NORTH CAROLINA 545 489 1,034 86,341 33,906 120,247 6.3 14.4 8.6
ALAMANCE 13 17 30 1,510 392 1,902 8.6 43.4 15.8
ALEXANDER 1 0 1 436 32 468 2.3 0.0 2.1
ALLEGHANY 1 0 1 125 1 126 8.0 0.0 7.9
ANSON 1 8 9 140 213 353 7.1 37.6 25.5
ASHE 0 0 0 255 2 257 0.0 0.0 0.0
AVERY 0 0 0 181 3 184 0.0 0.0 0.0
BEAUFORT 3 3 6 404 237 641 7.4 12.7 9.4
BERTIE 0 1 1 62 187 249 0.0 5.3 4.0
BLADEN 1 3 4 279 203 482 3.6 14.8 8.3
BRUNSWICK 3 0 3 705 149 854 4.3 0.0 3.5
BUNCOMBE 17 6 23 2,318 279 2,597 7.3 21.5 8.9
BURKE 9 3 12 1,010 157 1,167 8.9 19.1 10.3
CABARRUS 15 5 20 1,813 323 2,136 8.3 15.5 9.4
CALDWELL 8 1 9 973 80 1,053 8.2 12.5 8.5
CAMDEN 0 0 0 58 18 76 0.0 0.0 0.0
CARTERET 4 3 7 577 60 637 6.9 50.0 11.0
CASWELL 3 1 4 176 86 262 17.0 11.6 15.3
CATAWBA 16 3 19 1,831 308 2,139 8.7 9.7 8.9
CHATHAM 2 2 4 580 85 665 3.4 23.5 6.0
CHEROKEE 2 0 2 258 8 266 7.8 0.0 7.5
CHOWAN 0 1 1 86 102 188 0.0 9.8 5.3
CLAY 0 0 0 77 0 77 0.0 --- 0.0
CLEVELAND 7 6 13 943 391 1,334 7.4 15.3 9.7
COLUMBUS 4 3 7 498 311 809 8.0 9.6 8.7
CRAVEN 3 8 11 1,174 478 1,652 2.6 16.7 6.7
CUMBERLAND 24 36 60 3,349 2,316 5,665 7.2 15.5 10.6
CURRITUCK 1 1 2 217 19 236 4.6 52.6 8.5
DARE 2 0 2 332 18 350 6.0 0.0 5.7
DAVIDSON 18 3 21 1,733 240 1,973 10.4 12.5 10.6
DAVIE 11 0 11 457 25 482 24.1 0.0 22.8
DUPLIN 5 1 6 626 206 832 8.0 4.9 7.2
DURHAM 8 20 28 2,005 1,763 3,768 4.0 11.3 7.4
EDGECOMBE 0 11 11 314 542 856 0.0 20.3 12.9
FORSYTH 16 32 48 3,297 1,291 4,588 4.9 24.8 10.5
FRANKLIN 3 6 9 490 186 676 6.1 32.3 13.3
GASTON 18 10 28 2,259 474 2,733 8.0 21.1 10.2
GATES 0 0 0 62 44 106 0.0 0.0 0.0
GRAHAM 0 0 0 97 11 108 0.0 0.0 0.0
GRANVILLE 3 1 4 411 188 599 7.3 5.3 6.7
GREENE 1 1 2 145 114 259 6.9 8.8 7.7
GUILFORD 21 23 44 3,671 2,424 6,095 5.7 9.5 7.2
HALIFAX 0 6 6 292 505 797 0.0 11.9 7.5
HARNETT 7 6 13 1,092 341 1,433 6.4 17.6 9.1
HAYWOOD 3 0 3 554 9 563 5.4 0.0 5.3
HENDERSON 6 1 7 977 56 1,033 6.1 17.9 6.8
HERTFORD 2 4 6 74 206 280 27.0 19.4 21.4
HOKE 0 4 4 378 289 667 0.0 13.8 6.0
HYDE 1 0 1 48 14 62 20.8 0.0 16.1
IREDELL 13 7 20 1,502 348 1,850 8.7 20.1 10.8
JACKSON 5 0 5 296 71 367 16.9 0.0 13.6
JOHNSTON 9 5 14 1,741 380 2,121 5.2 13.2 6.6
JONES 0 0 0 54 33 87 0.0 0.0 0.0
LEE 2 1 3 659 216 875 3.0 4.6 3.4
LENOIR 0 7 7 425 435 860 0.0 16.1 8.1
LINCOLN 9 2 11 841 64 905 10.7 31.3 12.2
McDOWELL 3 0 3 518 32 550 5.8 0.0 5.5
MACON 4 0 4 299 9 308 13.4 0.0 13.0
MADISON 2 0 2 228 1 229 8.8 0.0 8.7
MARTIN 2 2 4 172 166 338 11.6 12.0 11.8
MECKLENBURG 47 57 104 7,971 4,205 12,176 5.9 13.6 8.5
MITCHELL 1 0 1 155 1 156 6.5 0.0 6.4
MONTGOMERY 1 1 2 309 107 416 3.2 9.3 4.8
MOORE 2 2 4 704 224 928 2.8 8.9 4.3
NASH 8 8 16 788 513 1,301 10.2 15.6 12.3
NEW HANOVER 7 4 11 1,504 515 2,019 4.7 7.8 5.4
NORTHAMPTON 0 3 3 101 157 258 0.0 19.1 11.6
ONSLOW 23 6 29 2,573 751 3,324 8.9 8.0 8.7
ORANGE 2 2 4 957 303 1,260 2.1 6.6 3.2
PAMLICO 0 0 0 77 31 108 0.0 0.0 0.0
PASQUOTANK 1 1 2 230 224 454 4.3 4.5 4.4
PENDER 1 3 4 372 119 491 2.7 25.2 8.1
PERQUIMANS 1 3 4 81 43 124 12.3 69.8 32.3
PERSON 3 4 7 307 126 433 9.8 31.7 16.2
PITT 5 11 16 1,158 869 2,027 4.3 12.7 7.9
POLK 2 1 3 179 11 190 11.2 90.9 15.8
RANDOLPH 14 4 18 1,817 130 1,947 7.7 30.8 9.2
RICHMOND 0 3 3 442 272 714 0.0 11.0 4.2
ROBESON 6 20 26 637 1,512 2,149 9.4 13.2 12.1
ROCKINGHAM 2 6 8 947 259 1,206 2.1 23.2 6.6
ROWAN 7 4 11 1,332 373 1,705 5.3 10.7 6.5
RUTHERFORD 5 3 8 752 120 872 6.6 25.0 9.2
SAMPSON 3 7 10 608 317 925 4.9 22.1 10.8
SCOTLAND 0 3 3 248 295 543 0.0 10.2 5.5
STANLY 5 1 6 614 139 753 8.1 7.2 8.0
STOKES 5 1 6 509 17 526 9.8 58.8 11.4
SURRY 7 0 7 916 56 972 7.6 0.0 7.2
SWAIN 1 0 1 116 67 183 8.6 0.0 5.5
TRANSYLVANIA 2 0 2 281 17 298 7.1 0.0 6.7
TYRRELL 0 0 0 26 20 46 0.0 0.0 0.0
UNION 8 3 11 1,892 344 2,236 4.2 8.7 4.9
VANCE 1 7 8 357 396 753 2.8 17.7 10.6
WAKE 39 35 74 7,509 2,750 10,259 5.2 12.7 7.2
WARREN 0 3 3 56 138 194 0.0 21.7 15.5
WASHINGTON 0 1 1 83 118 201 0.0 8.5 5.0
WATAUGA 3 0 3 345 17 362 8.7 0.0 8.3
WAYNE 11 9 20 1,104 659 1,763 10.0 13.7 11.3
WILKES 1 1 2 877 50 927 1.1 20.0 2.2
WILSON 3 8 11 609 471 1,080 4.9 17.0 10.2
YADKIN 6 0 6 498 27 525 12.0 0.0 11.4
YANCEY 0 0 0 216 2 218 0.0 0.0 0.0

Note: Rates per 1,000 live births.


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