2011 NORTH CAROLINA INFANT MORTALITY REPORT, TABLE 6
Postneonatal Infant Death Rates and Annual Percent Changes by Race/Ethnicity

  Total Rate % Change White Non-Hispanic
Rate
% Change Af. Am. Non-Hispanic
Rate
% Change Other Non-Hispanic
Rate
% Change Hispanic Rate % Change
Year: 2.8 12.0 2.2 10.0 4.8 0.0 2.9 123.1 2.0 42.9
2007
2008 3.0 7.1 2.2 0.0 5.4 12.5 3.2 10.3 1.9 -5.0
2009 2.6 -13.3 1.9 -13.6 5.2 -3.7 2.1 -34.4 1.3 -31.6
2010 2.1 -19.2 1.7 -10.5 3.6 -30.8 2.0 -4.8 1.1 -15.4
2011 2.3 9.5 2.0 17.6 3.4 -5.6 1.8 -10.0 1.4 27.3

Postneonatal (>= 28 days) infant deaths per 1,000 live births minus neonatal deaths.
Source: NC Department of Health & Human Services State Center for Health Statistics, 18SEP2012