2010 NORTH CAROLINA INFANT MORTALITY REPORT, TABLE 9
2010 Postneonatal (>=28 days) Infant Deaths by Cause of Death

  RACE/ETHNICITY TOTAL
White Non-Hispanic Af. Am. Non-Hispanic Other Non-Hispanic Hispanic
Postneonatal Deaths Postneonatal Deaths Postneonatal Deaths Postneonatal Deaths Postneonatal Deaths
# % # % # % # % # %
CAUSE OF DEATH: 21 17.8 19 18.6 4 33.3 8 38.1 52 20.6
Congenital Malformations, deformations & chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
Prematurity & Low Birth Weight (P05-P07) 0 0 2 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0.8
Respiratory Distress & other Respiratory conditions (P22-P28) 1 0.8 3 2.9 1 8.3 0 0 5 2.0
Infections & Parasitic Diseases (A00-B99; P35-P39) 7 5.9 7 6.9 0 0 2 9.5 16 6.3
Other conditions originating in the perinatal period (P00-P04; P08-P21; P29-P34; P40-P96) 6 5.1 2 2.0 0 0 1 4.8 9 3.6
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (R95) 25 21.2 21 20.6 1 8.3 2 9.5 49 19.4
Unintentional Injuries/Accidents (V01-X59; Y85-Y86) 9 7.6 11 10.8 2 16.7 2 9.5 24 9.5
Homicide/Assault (X85-Y09; Y87.1) 1 0.8 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0.8
Other Ill-Defined and unknown causes of death (R96-R99) 20 16.9 10 9.8 2 16.7 2 9.5 34 13.4
All Other Causes of Death (Residual) 28 23.7 26 25.5 2 16.7 4 19.0 60 23.7
TOTAL, ALL CAUSES 118 100.0 102 100.0 12 100.0 21 100.0 253 100.0

Source: NC Department of Health & Human Services State Center for Health Statistics, 08SEP2011