2011 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: 2010, 2011, and 2007-2011

  2010 Infant Deaths 2010 Rate 2011 Infant Deaths 2011 Rate 2007-2011 Infant
Deaths
2007-2011
Rate
RESIDENCE: 854 7.0 866 7.2 4,899 7.8
NORTH CAROLINA
PCR I 44 5.8 49 6.5 238 6.0
PCR II 218 8.4 186 7.3 1,153 8.5
PCR III 138 5.7 139 5.8 808 6.4
PCR IV 143 5.4 189 7.3 946 6.9
PCR V 153 8.1 152 8.1 846 8.8
PCR VI 158 8.2 151 8.0 908 9.3
ALAMANCE 12 6.5 11 6.6 66 7.0
ALEXANDER 2 5.2 2 6.3 12 6.2
ALLEGHANY 1 10.0 0 0.0 4 7.9
ANSON 0 0.0 1 3.5 7 4.8
ASHE 1 3.7 0 0.0 4 3.0
AVERY 3 17.3 3 21.1 9 10.8
BEAUFORT 6 10.9 3 6.1 15 5.4
BERTIE 3 15.1 0 0.0 19 17.0
BLADEN 2 5.4 3 8.8 15 7.8
BRUNSWICK 4 3.8 8 7.6 39 7.0
BUNCOMBE 16 6.2 13 5.1 70 5.2
BURKE 6 6.9 7 8.1 41 8.6
CABARRUS 6 2.5 10 4.4 54 4.3
CALDWELL 15 18.3 5 6.2 38 8.9
CAMDEN 2 21.7 1 11.8 5 10.4
CARTERET 7 11.2 4 6.3 18 5.8
CASWELL 2 11.0 4 17.4 16 15.2
CATAWBA 17 9.3 9 5.1 70 7.3
CHATHAM 3 4.6 5 7.8 22 6.3
CHEROKEE 2 8.9 3 12.6 11 9.1
CHOWAN 0 0.0 3 17.3 6 6.7
CLAY 1 12.8 1 12.7 5 12.3
CLEVELAND 9 8.0 13 11.9 58 9.9
COLUMBUS 12 17.9 6 9.2 43 12.1
CRAVEN 12 7.0 12 7.3 72 8.6
CUMBERLAND 45 7.7 44 7.2 265 9.0
CURRITUCK 2 8.2 2 8.6 15 12.6
DARE 2 5.3 2 5.5 11 5.6
DAVIDSON 7 4.0 9 5.2 73 7.9
DAVIE 2 5.2 3 7.9 12 5.7
DUPLIN 10 12.8 3 3.7 39 9.6
DURHAM 21 4.9 27 6.4 146 6.7
EDGECOMBE 4 5.4 6 9.2 41 11.0
FORSYTH 36 7.7 46 10.0 248 10.2
FRANKLIN 1 1.5 5 7.6 23 6.6
GASTON 21 8.1 13 5.1 120 8.9
GATES 1 8.7 0 0.0 4 7.2
GRAHAM 1 10.9 0 0.0 4 8.6
GRANVILLE 1 1.6 4 7.2 13 4.2
GREENE 1 4.0 2 8.5 17 13.8
GUILFORD 57 9.5 45 7.4 289 9.4
HALIFAX 5 7.9 9 15.6 41 12.6
HARNETT 14 8.0 11 6.2 68 8.0
HAYWOOD 2 3.8 0 0.0 14 4.9
HENDERSON 8 7.5 3 2.8 30 5.2
HERTFORD 1 4.0 2 8.2 22 15.4
HOKE 3 3.2 8 7.9 34 7.5
HYDE 0 0.0 3 57.7 3 11.5
IREDELL 18 9.8 8 4.6 60 6.3
JACKSON 2 4.5 5 12.7 18 8.6
JOHNSTON 15 6.6 13 5.7 82 6.9
JONES 2 20.2 4 33.9 11 22.3
LEE 5 5.8 12 14.5 35 7.9
LENOIR 10 14.3 3 4.5 34 9.3
LINCOLN 5 6.4 8 10.1 32 7.5
MCDOWELL 0 0.0 3 6.6 11 4.4
MACON 2 6.3 4 12.9 13 7.3
MADISON 1 6.2 2 11.0 8 8.7
MARTIN 2 7.9 0 0.0 12 8.7
MECKLENBURG 78 5.6 80 5.8 440 6.1
MITCHELL 1 7.4 0 0.0 2 2.6
MONTGOMERY 5 15.1 6 17.0 22 12.2
MOORE 5 5.2 7 7.2 35 7.2
NASH 7 6.0 7 6.4 62 10.2
NEW HANOVER 11 4.9 9 4.0 52 4.4
NORTHAMPTON 3 14.3 1 5.7 8 7.4
ONSLOW 19 4.4 31 7.1 148 7.4
ORANGE 3 2.5 8 6.1 45 6.9
PAMLICO 2 19.2 0 0.0 5 9.7
PASQUOTANK 5 9.4 3 6.2 30 11.1
PENDER 7 11.6 3 4.9 21 7.0
PERQUIMANS 4 29.9 1 7.5 10 14.8
PERSON 0 0.0 4 9.8 15 6.6
PITT 20 9.3 21 9.8 114 10.1
POLK 1 7.7 0 0.0 6 8.4
RANDOLPH 9 5.4 6 3.8 61 7.0
RICHMOND 3 5.0 8 13.3 25 7.8
ROBESON 25 11.9 19 10.1 142 13.4
ROCKINGHAM 7 7.4 11 12.4 47 9.3
ROWAN 18 11.7 9 5.9 57 6.8
RUTHERFORD 4 5.6 6 8.5 25 6.9
SAMPSON 11 12.6 13 15.5 57 12.8
SCOTLAND 6 11.9 7 15.3 28 11.0
STANLY 5 7.5 2 3.1 24 6.9
STOKES 5 11.4 5 12.5 25 11.6
SURRY 5 6.1 7 9.1 48 11.2
SWAIN 0 0.0 4 20.4 6 6.5
TRANSYLVANIA 2 7.4 2 7.6 9 6.2
TYRRELL 2 43.5 0 0.0 2 8.1
UNION 14 5.7 12 5.0 73 5.6
VANCE 7 11.5 4 7.0 35 11.1
WAKE 70 5.5 91 7.3 437 6.7
WARREN 3 14.3 1 5.8 11 11.0
WASHINGTON 5 39.1 1 7.2 12 15.3
WATAUGA 1 2.9 1 2.8 10 5.4
WAYNE 12 7.4 20 11.6 85 9.9
WILKES 4 5.9 8 11.9 28 7.6
WILSON 9 8.7 7 7.0 47 8.6
YADKIN 4 9.9 2 5.0 17 7.8
YANCEY 1 5.6 3 17.5 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, 18SEP2012