SCHS Home Search FAQs Contacts
Navigation Bar

Home > Data > Vital Statistics > Infant Mortality Statistics 2000 >

North Carolina Infant Death Rates
by PCR Region and County of Residence

North Carolina, 1999, 2000 and 1996-2000

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

1999 INFANT 2000 INFANT 1996-2000 INFANT
DEATHS RATE DEATHS RATE DEATHS RATE
NORTH CAROLINA 1,034 9.1 1,034 8.6 5,049 9.1
PCR I 73 9.4 64 8.0 331 8.8
PCR II 242 8.9 247 8.7 1,174 8.9
PCR III 171 8.3 202 8.9 799 8.0
PCR IV 163 7.4 192 8.1 928 8.7
PCR V 200 11.4 154 8.5 864 9.9
PCR VI 185 10.0 175 9.1 953 10.3
ALAMANCE 19 10.7 30 15.8 96 11.1
ALEXANDER 2 4.5 1 2.1 14 6.5
ALLEGHANY 0 0.0 1 7.9 2 3.8
ANSON 9 26.4 9 25.5 33 19.3
ASHE 3 10.3 0 0.0 11 8.4
AVERY 1 6.2 0 0.0 5 5.9
BEAUFORT 10 15.6 6 9.4 39 13.2
BERTIE 3 11.9 1 4.0 12 9.2
BLADEN 6 13.0 4 8.3 22 9.6
BRUNSWICK 7 8.6 3 3.5 22 5.6
BUNCOMBE 33 13.3 23 8.9 109 9.0
BURKE 11 9.9 12 10.3 53 9.4
CABARRUS 16 8.5 20 9.4 58 6.4
CALDWELL 11 10.6 9 8.5 46 9.0
CAMDEN 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 17.9
CARTERET 5 8.1 7 11.0 25 8.1
CASWELL 5 18.1 4 15.3 22 17.2
CATAWBA 19 9.7 19 8.9 71 7.5
CHATHAM 3 4.5 4 6.0 32 10.1
CHEROKEE 0 0.0 2 7.5 11 8.4
CHOWAN 2 11.3 1 5.3 12 11.8
CLAY 1 15.4 0 0.0 4 11.8
CLEVELAND 22 17.8 13 9.7 69 10.7
COLUMBUS 13 15.5 7 8.7 42 10.6
CRAVEN 17 10.5 11 6.7 59 7.4
CUMBERLAND 66 12.1 60 10.6 308 11.0
CURRITUCK 2 9.8 2 8.5 13 13.3
DARE 2 6.3 2 5.7 9 5.8
DAVIDSON 13 6.9 21 10.6 76 8.2
DAVIE 2 4.8 11 22.8 20 9.9
DUPLIN 4 5.3 6 7.2 32 8.4
DURHAM 34 9.7 28 7.4 155 9.2
EDGECOMBE 8 9.8 11 12.9 43 10.3
FORSYTH 52 11.6 48 10.5 251 11.6
FRANKLIN 2 3.3 9 13.3 21 7.0
GASTON 28 10.4 28 10.2 117 8.9
GATES 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 5.8
GRAHAM 1 9.0 0 0.0 1 2.1
GRANVILLE 3 5.1 4 6.7 19 6.6
GREENE 3 12.7 2 7.7 13 10.3
GUILFORD 54 9.4 44 7.2 258 9.2
HALIFAX 6 8.2 6 7.5 42 11.1
HARNETT 13 9.2 13 9.1 63 9.0
HAYWOOD 2 3.6 3 5.3 23 8.5
HENDERSON 5 4.8 7 6.8 42 8.6
HERTFORD 9 29.6 6 21.4 28 20.1
HOKE 4 6.0 4 6.0 24 7.9
HYDE 0 0.0 1 16.1 3 11.1
IREDELL 11 6.6 20 10.8 72 8.8
JACKSON 4 11.3 5 13.6 16 9.5
JOHNSTON 12 6.2 14 6.6 70 7.6
JONES 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 5.8
LEE 10 12.0 3 3.4 38 9.6
LENOIR 14 16.8 7 8.1 55 12.9
LINCOLN 7 8.0 11 12.2 34 8.2
McDOWELL 6 11.0 3 5.5 25 9.7
MACON 0 0.0 4 13.0 10 6.8
MADISON 1 4.5 2 8.7 10 8.9
MARTIN 2 5.7 4 11.8 20 11.8
MECKLENBURG 67 6.1 104 8.5 378 7.2
MITCHELL 2 11.2 1 6.4 5 6.4
MONTGOMERY 4 10.3 2 4.8 17 8.5
MOORE 11 11.9 4 4.3 45 10.1
NASH 11 8.9 16 12.3 75 12.3
NEW HANOVER 13 6.5 11 5.4 63 6.5
NORTHAMPTON 3 10.9 3 11.6 20 15.6
ONSLOW 23 7.2 29 8.7 124 7.7
ORANGE 6 5.3 4 3.2 49 8.4
PAMLICO 1 10.2 0 0.0 2 3.5
PASQUOTANK 3 6.9 2 4.4 30 13.6
PENDER 4 8.9 4 8.1 15 6.7
PERQUIMANS 0 0.0 4 32.3 10 17.5
PERSON 3 6.4 7 16.2 25 11.5
PITT 20 10.7 16 7.9 111 11.8
POLK 1 5.4 3 15.8 13 15.0
RANDOLPH 17 9.2 18 9.2 71 8.0
RICHMOND 7 10.6 3 4.2 32 9.5
ROBESON 33 15.6 26 12.1 140 13.5
ROCKINGHAM 12 10.1 8 6.6 53 9.1
ROWAN 11 6.4 11 6.5 58 7.1
RUTHERFORD 12 14.7 8 9.2 37 9.1
SAMPSON 8 8.8 10 10.8 36 8.4
SCOTLAND 11 21.4 3 5.5 35 12.6
STANLY 4 5.5 6 8.0 36 10.0
STOKES 3 5.8 6 11.4 18 6.9
SURRY 8 8.6 7 7.2 35 7.5
SWAIN 0 0.0 1 5.5 2 2.4
TRANSYLVANIA 2 7.2 2 6.7 18 12.6
TYRRELL 1 21.3 0 0.0 5 23.5
UNION 18 8.8 11 4.9 74 7.6
VANCE 3 4.4 8 10.6 39 11.5
WAKE 61 6.5 74 7.2 354 7.8
WARREN 2 9.3 3 15.5 8 8.1
WASHINGTON 3 18.4 1 5.0 14 15.2
WATAUGA 1 3.0 3 8.3 14 8.0
WAYNE 20 11.4 20 11.3 89 10.4
WILKES 11 12.8 2 2.2 32 7.7
WILSON 13 12.0 11 10.2 57 10.5
YADKIN 0 0.0 6 11.4 14 5.7
YANCEY 3 15.6 0 0.0 5 5.3

Note: Rates per 1,000 live births.


Page Last Updated November 28, 2016

Contact Us | Site Map | DHHS Disclaimer