2013 NORTH CAROLINA INFANT MORTALITY REPORT, TABLE 5
Neonatal Death Rates and Annual Percent Changes by Race/Ethnicity

  Total Rate % Change White Non-Hispanic
Rate
% Change Af. Am. Non-Hispanic
Rate
% Change Am. Ind. Non-Hispanic
Rate
% Change Other Non-Hispanic
Rate
% Change Hispanic Rate % Change
Year: 5.3 1.9 3.5 -7.9 10.7 13.8 4.5 -43.8 1.8 -35.7 4.4 4.8
2009
2010 4.9 -7.5 3.6 2.9 9.2 -14.0 4.6 2.2 2.7 50.0 3.8 -13.6
2011 4.9 0.0 3.4 -5.6 9.5 3.3 5.5 19.6 2.7 0.0 4.0 5.3
2012 4.9 0.0 3.6 5.9 9.6 1.1 8.0 45.5 3.5 29.6 2.8 -30.0
2013 5.0 2.0 3.9 8.3 9.1 -5.2 7.4 -7.5 3.3 -5.7 2.6 -7.1

Neonatal Infant Deaths (<28 days) per 1,000 live births.
Source: NC Department of Health & Human Services State Center for Health Statistics, 15SEP2014