2011 NORTH CAROLINA INFANT MORTALITY REPORT, TABLE 9
2011 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: 28 20.4 22 22.7 1 9.1 7 26.9 58 21.4
Congenital Malformations, deformations & chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
Prematurity & Low Birth Weight (P05-P07) 2 1.5 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 1.1
Respiratory Distress & other Respiratory conditions (P22-P28) 2 1.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.7
Infections & Parasitic Diseases (A00-B99; P35-P39) 6 4.4 11 11.3 1 9.1 4 15.4 22 8.1
Other conditions originating in the perinatal period (P00-P04; P08-P21; P29-P34; P40-P96) 0 0 1 1.0 0 0 1 3.8 2 0.7
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (R95) 33 24.1 13 13.4 3 27.3 0 0 49 18.1
Unintentional Injuries/Accidents (V01-X59; Y85-Y86) 13 9.5 9 9.3 1 9.1 5 19.2 28 10.3
Homicide/Assault (X85-Y09; Y87.1) 0 0 2 2.1 0 0 0 0 2 0.7
Other Ill-Defined and unknown causes of death (R96-R99) 31 22.6 15 15.5 3 27.3 3 11.5 52 19.2
All Other Causes of Death (Residual) 22 16.1 23 23.7 2 18.2 6 23.1 53 19.6
TOTAL, ALL CAUSES 137 100.0 97 100.0 11 100.0 26 100.0 271 100.0

Source: NC Department of Health & Human Services State Center for Health Statistics, 18SEP2012