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Postneonatal Deaths and Rates per 1,000 Neonatal Survivors
By Cause of Death, North Carolina 1995-1996

1995 1996
Total White Non-White Total White Non-White
Deaths Rate Deaths Rate Deaths Rate Deaths Rate Deaths Rate Deaths Rate
Total Postneonatal Deaths 282 2.8 152 2.1 130 4.3 325 3.1 174 2.4 151 5.0
Heart Disease 7 0.1 3 0.0 4 0.1 15 0.1 11 0.1 4 0.1
Congenital Anomalies 49 0.5 29 0.4 20 0.7 53 0.5 33 0.4 20 0.7
Maternal Conditions Affecting
Fetus or Infant
0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.0
Respiratory Conditions of Fetus or Infant 12 0.1 3 0.0 9 0.3 13 0.1 6 0.1 7 0.2
Immaturity and Prematurity 6 0.1 4 0.1 2 0.1 9 0.1 2 0.0 7 0.2
Other Peritatal Conditions 5 0.0 1 0.0 4 0.1 6 0.1 3 0.0 3 0.1
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome 107 1.1 62 0.9 45 1.5 91 0.9 47 0.6 44 1.4
Injuries 23 0.2 15 0.2 8 0.3 28 0.3 16 0.2 12 0.4
Homicide 2 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.0 16 0.2 11 0.1 5 0.2
Other 71 0.7 34 0.5 37 1.2 92 0.9 44 0.6 48 1.6

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