2016 NORTH CAROLINA INFANT MORTALITY REPORT, TABLE 6
North Carolina Resident Postneonatal Infant Death Rates and Annual Percent Changes by Race/Ethnicity: 2016

  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: 2.5 8.7 1.9 -5.0 4.4 29.4 4.4 41.9 1.3 0.0 1.5 7.1
2012
2013 2.0 -20.0 1.6 -15.8 3.4 -22.7 3.7 -15.9 1.7 30.8 1.0 -33.3
2014 2.2 10.0 1.6 0.0 3.9 14.7 5.0 35.1 1.0 -41.2 2.0 100.0
2015 2.5 13.6 2.1 31.3 4.2 7.7 2.4 -52.0 1.5 50.0 1.2 -40.0
2016 2.3 -8.0 2.0 -4.8 4.0 -4.8 2.6 8.3 1.4 -6.7 1.4 16.7

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, 05SEP2017