2014 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: 2013, 2014, and 2010-2014

Residence: 2013
Infant Deaths
2013 Rate   2014
Infant Deaths
2014 Rate   2010-2014
Infant Deaths
2010-2014
Rate
 
NORTH CAROLINA 832 7.0   860 7.1   4295 7.1  
PCR I 51 6.7   52 6.8   239 6.3  
PCR II 185 7.3   181 7.1   969 7.6  
PCR III 155 6.6   153 6.2   728 6.1  
PCR IV 158 6.1   172 6.5   855 6.5  
PCR V 142 7.7   158 8.5   742 8.0  
PCR VI 141 7.6   144 7.9   762 8.1  
ALAMANCE 18 10.1   19 10.8   75 8.5  
ALEXANDER 1 2.8 * 1 2.8 * 8 4.5 *
ALLEGHANY 0 0.0 * 0 0.0 * 1 2.2 *
ANSON 5 19.1 * 2 8.4 * 12 9.2  
ASHE 3 12.2 * 1 4.5 * 7 5.7 *
AVERY 1 6.6 * 1 8.8 * 9 12.4 *
BEAUFORT 5 10.2 * 8 17.9 * 26 10.5  
BERTIE 2 10.8 * 2 12.2 * 10 10.8  
BLADEN 6 16.5 * 2 5.5 * 16 8.8  
BRUNSWICK 8 8.0 * 4 3.6 * 34 6.5  
BUNCOMBE 27 10.1   17 6.6   86 6.6  
BURKE 2 2.4 * 10 11.3   29 6.7  
CABARRUS 14 6.1   14 6.0   54 4.7  
CALDWELL 4 5.0 * 12 14.5   42 10.4  
CAMDEN 0 0.0 * 0 0.0 * 3 6.6 *
CARTERET 6 9.1 * 3 5.2 * 25 8.1  
CASWELL 0 0.0 * 3 14.3 * 9 8.6 *
CATAWBA 9 5.4 * 12 6.6   53 6.0  
CHATHAM 5 8.2 * 9 14.8 * 26 8.3  
CHEROKEE 2 9.4 * 3 14.3 * 11 10.0  
CHOWAN 1 6.0 * 1 8.1 * 6 7.9 *
CLAY 0 0.0 * 0 0.0 * 2 4.9 *
CLEVELAND 12 11.4   7 6.6 * 49 9.0  
COLUMBUS 6 9.2 * 9 14.8 * 35 10.9  
CRAVEN 10 6.6   7 4.7 * 56 7.0  
CUMBERLAND 46 8.1   64 11.2   242 8.4  
CURRITUCK 0 0.0 * 4 15.4 * 10 8.3  
DARE 2 5.9 * 2 5.7 * 10 5.5  
DAVIDSON 7 4.1 * 7 4.0 * 53 6.1  
DAVIE 2 5.4 * 2 5.5 * 11 5.8  
DUPLIN 6 8.0 * 3 3.9 * 28 7.3  
DURHAM 26 6.2   39 8.7   147 6.8  
EDGECOMBE 8 12.7 * 4 6.7 * 27 8.2  
FORSYTH 37 8.2   29 6.4   195 8.5  
FRANKLIN 1 1.5 * 7 10.5 * 22 6.6  
GASTON 22 9.0   17 6.7   97 7.7  
GATES 0 0.0 * 1 9.6 * 2 3.7 *
GRAHAM 0 0.0 * 0 0.0 * 2 4.3 *
GRANVILLE 7 13.3 * 4 7.3 * 20 7.1  
GREENE 3 14.6 * 1 4.6 * 7 6.2 *
GUILFORD 53 8.6   48 7.9   252 8.3  
HALIFAX 5 9.0 * 6 10.1 * 32 10.9  
HARNETT 14 7.5   22 11.1   77 8.4  
HAYWOOD 3 5.5 * 3 5.3 * 12 4.4  
HENDERSON 5 4.8 * 4 3.6 * 27 5.1  
HERTFORD 5 20.7 * 7 31.4 * 18 15.1  
HOKE 1 1.1 * 5 5.3 * 23 4.9  
HYDE 1 17.2 * 0 0.0 * 4 15.6 *
IREDELL 15 8.6   13 7.3   64 7.3  
JACKSON 2 5.5 * 0 0.0 * 12 6.1  
JOHNSTON 13 6.0   11 4.8   69 6.2  
JONES 1 10.4 * 0 0.0 * 7 13.8 *
LEE 7 9.0 * 4 5.1 * 36 8.8  
LENOIR 5 7.6 * 7 10.3 * 31 9.2  
LINCOLN 1 1.3 * 4 4.9 * 22 5.7  
MCDOWELL 1 2.2 * 6 13.4 * 12 5.2  
MACON 2 5.9 * 3 9.0 * 11 6.7  
MADISON 0 0.0 * 5 25.5 * 9 9.7 *
MARTIN 2 8.0 * 1 4.3 * 6 5.0 *
MECKLENBURG 86 6.2   91 6.3   409 5.9  
MITCHELL 0 0.0 * 1 7.0 * 2 2.9 *
MONTGOMERY 4 13.4 * 3 9.4 * 22 13.5  
MOORE 4 4.1 * 4 3.9 * 23 4.7  
NASH 8 7.2 * 9 8.7 * 42 7.6  
NEW HANOVER 12 5.4   3 1.3 * 44 3.9  
NORTHAMPTON 2 11.4 * 3 18.2 * 11 11.7  
ONSLOW 29 6.7   30 6.9   143 6.6  
ORANGE 4 3.4 * 6 4.9 * 28 4.5  
PAMLICO 1 12.7 * 2 22.0 * 7 15.2 *
PASQUOTANK 2 4.1 * 3 5.6 * 15 6.0  
PENDER 5 8.7 * 4 6.3 * 22 7.3  
PERQUIMANS 1 7.0 * 0 0.0 * 7 10.6 *
PERSON 4 9.3 * 3 6.9 * 15 7.2  
PITT 21 9.9   28 13.2   115 10.8  
POLK 0 0.0 * 2 12.8 * 3 4.3 *
RANDOLPH 13 8.2   7 4.4 * 47 5.8  
RICHMOND 3 5.6 * 3 6.0 * 24 8.7  
ROBESON 26 13.4   27 14.8   115 12.0  
ROCKINGHAM 9 9.4 * 5 5.2 * 45 9.6  
ROWAN 8 5.3 * 17 11.0   61 7.9  
RUTHERFORD 6 9.0 * 4 6.0 * 24 7.0  
SAMPSON 5 5.9 * 3 3.6 * 38 8.9  
SCOTLAND 2 4.5 * 5 11.4 * 27 11.7  
STANLY 4 6.3 * 4 5.6 * 20 6.1  
STOKES 4 10.7 * 2 5.0 * 17 8.4  
SURRY 5 6.9 * 4 5.3 * 24 6.2  
SWAIN 1 4.9 * 3 15.0 * 10 10.2  
TRANSYLVANIA 2 7.0 * 1 3.5 * 10 7.4  
TYRRELL 1 22.2 * 1 24.4 * 4 18.8 *
UNION 11 4.8   14 5.9   65 5.5  
VANCE 10 17.3   4 7.1 * 28 9.7  
WAKE 63 5.1   59 4.7   370 5.9  
WARREN 0 0.0 * 4 20.2 * 10 10.7  
WASHINGTON 0 0.0 * 0 0.0 * 6 9.2 *
WATAUGA 2 5.9 * 1 2.7 * 5 2.8 *
WAYNE 8 4.7 * 7 4.1 * 64 7.5  
WILKES 7 10.9 * 6 8.7 * 31 9.2  
WILSON 6 6.4 * 4 4.3 * 40 8.3  
YADKIN 3 7.5 * 3 8.8 * 15 7.7  
YANCEY 0 0.0 * 0 0.0 * 6 7.0 *

*TECHNICAL NOTE: RATES BASED ON SMALL NUMBERS (FEWER THAN 10) ARE UNSTABLE
Source: NC Department of Health & Human Services State Center for Health Statistics, 26AUG2015