2010 NORTH CAROLINA INFANT MORTALITY REPORT, TABLE 2
North Carolina Infant Death Rates (per 1,000 live births)
by Perinatal Care Region (PCR) and County of Residence: 2009, 2010, and 2006-2010

  2009 Infant Deaths 2009 Rate 2010 Infant Deaths 2010 Rate 2006-2010 Infant
Deaths
2006-2010
Rate
RESIDENCE: 1,006 7.9 854 7.0 5,066 7.9
NORTH CAROLINA
PCR I 42 5.2 44 5.8 249 6.1
PCR II 239 8.8 218 8.4 1,224 8.8
PCR III 175 6.9 138 5.7 855 6.7
PCR IV 210 7.7 143 5.4 947 6.9
PCR V 166 8.6 153 8.1 859 9.0
PCR VI 174 8.9 158 8.2 932 9.5
ALAMANCE 17 9.0 12 6.5 68 7.0
ALEXANDER 2 5.0 2 5.2 12 5.9
ALLEGHANY 1 9.1 1 10.0 4 7.6
ANSON 4 14.7 0 0.0 10 6.7
ASHE 0 0.0 1 3.7 4 2.9
AVERY 0 0.0 3 17.3 6 6.8
BEAUFORT 2 3.4 6 10.9 17 5.9
BERTIE 4 17.5 3 15.1 20 17.1
BLADEN 4 10.6 2 5.4 19 9.2
BRUNSWICK 8 7.2 4 3.8 37 6.6
BUNCOMBE 12 4.5 16 6.2 73 5.4
BURKE 13 13.4 6 6.9 43 8.7
CABARRUS 17 6.7 6 2.5 61 4.8
CALDWELL 8 9.6 15 18.3 38 8.6
CAMDEN 0 0.0 2 21.7 5 9.9
CARTERET 3 5.1 7 11.2 20 6.4
CASWELL 2 9.6 2 11.0 14 13.6
CATAWBA 14 7.4 17 9.3 75 7.6
CHATHAM 4 5.9 3 4.6 21 5.9
CHEROKEE 2 7.7 2 8.9 14 11.1
CHOWAN 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 4.4
CLAY 1 10.6 1 12.8 5 12.0
CLEVELAND 13 10.8 9 8.0 50 8.4
COLUMBUS 7 10.2 12 17.9 46 12.7
CRAVEN 16 9.5 12 7.0 72 8.6
CUMBERLAND 59 9.5 45 7.7 280 9.7
CURRITUCK 1 4.4 2 8.2 17 14.1
DARE 1 2.6 2 5.3 9 4.4
DAVIDSON 23 12.2 7 4.0 84 8.9
DAVIE 2 4.3 2 5.2 11 5.0
DUPLIN 6 7.3 10 12.8 39 9.5
DURHAM 37 8.4 21 4.9 149 6.8
EDGECOMBE 6 8.5 4 5.4 41 10.9
FORSYTH 48 9.9 36 7.7 259 10.5
FRANKLIN 8 12.4 1 1.5 24 6.7
GASTON 28 10.3 21 8.1 140 10.2
GATES 1 10.3 1 8.7 7 11.8
GRAHAM 0 0.0 1 10.9 4 8.4
GRANVILLE 2 3.1 1 1.6 15 4.7
GREENE 3 11.5 1 4.0 15 12.1
GUILFORD 64 10.4 57 9.5 309 10.0
HALIFAX 6 9.2 5 7.9 45 13.3
HARNETT 14 8.1 14 8.0 73 8.8
HAYWOOD 2 3.4 2 3.8 20 7.0
HENDERSON 5 4.2 8 7.5 34 5.7
HERTFORD 6 20.0 1 4.0 25 16.8
HOKE 7 7.5 3 3.2 28 6.4
HYDE 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
IREDELL 15 7.9 18 9.8 69 7.1
JACKSON 4 8.9 2 4.5 16 7.6
JOHNSTON 16 6.6 15 6.6 82 6.8
JONES 2 20.8 2 20.2 9 18.7
LEE 9 10.5 5 5.8 31 6.8
LENOIR 2 2.6 10 14.3 36 9.5
LINCOLN 7 8.0 5 6.4 29 6.6
MCDOWELL 3 6.3 0 0.0 12 4.6
MACON 3 8.6 2 6.3 9 4.9
MADISON 2 10.9 1 6.2 7 7.5
MARTIN 5 16.8 2 7.9 15 10.3
MECKLENBURG 88 6.1 78 5.6 452 6.2
MITCHELL 0 0.0 1 7.4 2 2.5
MONTGOMERY 2 6.3 5 15.1 16 8.6
MOORE 5 5.4 5 5.2 32 6.6
NASH 13 10.2 7 6.0 70 11.3
NEW HANOVER 11 4.7 11 4.9 57 4.8
NORTHAMPTON 1 4.6 3 14.3 12 10.2
ONSLOW 28 6.9 19 4.4 140 7.3
ORANGE 7 5.4 3 2.5 40 6.1
PAMLICO 2 18.0 2 19.2 5 9.2
PASQUOTANK 8 15.2 5 9.4 30 10.8
PENDER 4 6.8 7 11.6 19 6.5
PERQUIMANS 2 15.3 4 29.9 10 15.1
PERSON 3 6.4 0 0.0 16 6.8
PITT 24 10.4 20 9.3 124 10.9
POLK 1 6.1 1 7.7 7 9.5
RANDOLPH 13 7.6 9 5.4 67 7.6
RICHMOND 3 4.8 3 5.0 21 6.5
ROBESON 29 13.6 25 11.9 158 14.5
ROCKINGHAM 11 10.5 7 7.4 52 10.0
ROWAN 9 5.3 18 11.7 61 7.1
RUTHERFORD 6 8.2 4 5.6 24 6.5
SAMPSON 10 11.0 11 12.6 50 10.9
SCOTLAND 3 6.1 6 11.9 23 8.8
STANLY 3 4.1 5 7.5 27 7.6
STOKES 1 2.4 5 11.4 22 9.8
SURRY 8 9.3 5 6.1 46 10.4
SWAIN 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 6.5
TRANSYLVANIA 1 3.2 2 7.4 10 6.7
TYRRELL 0 0.0 2 43.5 2 7.9
UNION 15 5.9 14 5.7 86 6.5
VANCE 4 6.4 7 11.5 38 11.5
WAKE 99 7.6 70 5.5 436 6.7
WARREN 2 9.7 3 14.3 13 12.1
WASHINGTON 2 11.7 5 39.1 12 14.4
WATAUGA 0 0.0 1 2.9 13 6.9
WAYNE 22 13.2 12 7.4 77 8.9
WILKES 5 7.1 4 5.9 27 7.1
WILSON 8 7.4 9 8.7 54 9.8
YADKIN 2 4.7 4 9.9 22 9.7
YANCEY 0 0.0 1 5.6 6 6.7

Note: Rates based on less than 10 deaths are unreliable and should be interpreted with caution.
Source: NC Department of Health & Human Services State Center for Health Statistics, 08SEP2011