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Infant Deaths and Rates
By Region and County of Residence
North Carolina, 1995, 1996 and 1992-1996

County 1995 INFANT 1996 INFANT 1992-1996 INFANT
DEATHS RATE DEATHS RATE DEATHS RATE
North Carolina 935 9.2 962 9.2 5024 9.8
DEHNR I 81 9.0 95 10.1 432 9.4
DEHNR II 161 7.3 156 6.8 935 8.4
DEHNR III 188 9.9 188 9.7 926 9.8
DEHNR IV 208 9.9 212 9.8 1082 10.3
DEHNR V 134 10.2 149 11.1 758 11.3
DEHNR VI 89 9.8 102 10.9 530 11.3
DEHNR VII 74 9.0 60 7.2 361 8.7
PCR I 59 8.6 72 10.1 317 9.0
PCR II 241 9.8 230 9.3 1172 9.6
PCR III 120 6.9 127 6.9 744 8.5
PCR IV 176 9.5 167 8.7 875 9.4
PCR V 164 9.9 166 9.9 886 10.5
PCR VI 175 9.9 200 11.1 1030 11.3
ALAMANCE 10 7.0 11 7.0 64 8.7
ALEXANDER 4 11.0 4 10.2 16 8.6
ALLEGHANY 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
ANSON 3 10.1 5 14.8 21 11.9
ASHE 2 9.6 3 11.5 12 10.3
AVERY 1 5.7 2 12.9 14 14.8
BEAUFORT 9 15.2 7 13.0 31 10.8
BERTIE 4 14.5 3 10.2 15 10.4
BLADEN 4 11.0 5 11.9 30 14.6
BRUNSWICK 7 10.1 1 1.4 25 6.8
BUNCOMBE 18 8.1 19 8.1 90 7.8
BURKE 10 9.4 10 8.8 56 10.7
CABARRUS 13 8.6 2 1.3 48 6.5
CALDWELL 11 11.6 11 11.5 45 9.2
CAMDEN 0 0.0 1 13.2 4 11.4
CARTERET 6 9.9 5 8.5 29 9.1
CASWELL 3 13.8 4 16.9 17 13.9
CATAWBA 7 4.0 9 5.4 59 6.8
CHATHAM 4 7.5 13 22.1 25 9.0
CHEROKEE 1 4.2 3 12.5 11 9.1
CHOWAN 0 0.0 1 5.3 6 6.3
CLAY 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 3.1
CLEVELAND 9 7.2 10 7.7 64 9.9
COLUMBUS 12 16.3 7 9.7 48 13.2
CRAVEN 10 6.8 7 4.7 69 9.0
CUMBERLAND 53 9.2 58 10.3 316 10.8
CURRITUCK 3 18.2 4 21.5 17 19.0
DARE 1 3.1 1 3.5 7 4.7
DAVIDSON 14 8.1 10 5.4 70 7.9
DAVIE 2 5.4 2 5.9 18 10.4
DUPLIN 7 10.5 8 11.2 48 14.7
DURHAM 34 11.5 23 7.6 153 10.1
EDGECOMBE 6 6.8 10 11.8 58 12.9
FORSYTH 55 13.4 48 12.0 243 12.3
FRANKLIN 8 15.0 3 5.5 33 12.4
GASTON 21 8.9 19 7.5 119 9.4
GATES 1 9.1 1 12.0 4 7.2
GRAHAM 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 6.5
GRANVILLE 9 16.8 4 7.5 35 12.9
GREENE 5 26.2 2 8.5 18 17.9
GUILFORD 53 10.2 60 11.5 263 10.2
HALIFAX 17 21.2 8 10.9 69 16.4
HARNETT 13 10.4 12 8.7 61 9.4
HAYWOOD 6 11.1 8 15.7 21 7.9
HENDERSON 8 11.0 13 14.8 34 8.3
HERTFORD 4 12.7 5 17.8 27 17.4
HOKE 9 17.9 6 11.0 38 15.6
HYDE 1 15.9 2 35.1 3 9.8
IREDELL 16 11.2 10 6.9 64 9.0
JACKSON 5 16.3 3 9.4 14 9.1
JOHNSTON 12 7.7 15 9.5 62 8.5
JONES 4 44.0 1 9.8 5 8.8
LEE 9 12.2 11 15.7 48 13.7
LENOIR 8 9.3 11 12.2 56 12.8
LINCOLN 5 6.6 7 8.7 34 9.2
MCDOWELL 2 4.4 5 10.5 18 7.8
MACON 2 7.4 5 17.8 17 13.0
MADISON 1 5.2 2 9.2 8 8.1
MARTIN 4 12.8 4 13.4 21 12.4
MECKLENBURG 55 6.2 60 6.4 363 8.1
MITCHELL 3 18.3 0 0.0 7 8.8
MONTGOMERY 1 2.6 4 11.2 20 11.0
MOORE 7 8.6 10 12.5 44 11.0
NASH 8 6.9 21 17.3 79 13.1
NEW HANOVER 12 6.5 13 7.1 66 7.3
NORTHAMPTON 4 15.4 9 36.3 21 15.5
ONSLOW 28 8.7 25 7.6 135 8.2
ORANGE 10 9.2 11 9.8 45 8.0
PAMLICO 1 10.2 0 0.0 4 7.0
PASQUOTANK 4 10.1 5 11.8 34 15.3
PENDER 2 4.4 1 2.5 10 4.6
PERQUIMANS 1 8.6 1 8.7 8 13.3
PERSON 4 8.9 3 7.2 20 9.4
PITT 18 10.7 30 16.6 118 13.7
POLK 2 12.6 3 17.4 10 12.4
RANDOLPH 10 6.4 15 9.1 58 7.4
RICHMOND 12 17.8 12 18.0 42 12.4
ROBESON 17 9.4 28 14.2 111 11.5
ROCKINGHAM 14 12.9 12 10.4 61 10.7
ROWAN 17 11.5 11 7.3 73 9.8
RUTHERFORD 7 9.0 7 8.9 50 12.6
SAMPSON 12 16.2 4 5.0 37 10.2
SCOTLAND 3 5.6 5 8.7 38 13.6
STANLY 2 2.9 10 13.9 29 8.3
STOKES 4 8.0 3 6.2 25 10.2
SURRY 5 5.9 4 4.5 29 6.9
SWAIN 2 13.0 0 0.0 12 14.3
TRANSYLVANIA 1 3.7 4 12.9 15 10.3
TYRRELL 0 0.0 2 55.6 3 14.9
UNION 12 7.6 14 8.4 66 8.5
VANCE 8 12.9 8 12.4 34 10.5
WAKE 64 8.2 61 7.5 327 8.6
WARREN 1 5.3 0 0.0 12 11.7
WASHINGTON 1 5.1 5 24.0 12 12.1
WATAUGA 4 11.3 5 13.2 16 8.9
WAYNE 10 6.4 9 5.5 68 8.5
WILKES 7 8.4 8 9.9 33 8.4
WILSON 10 10.4 12 11.6 61 12.3
YADKIN 5 11.0 3 6.4 17 7.9
YANCEY 1 6.1 0 0.0 6 6.7

Note: Rates based on fewer than 10 deaths are unstable and should be interpreted with caution.

Note: Camden, Chowan and Perquimans County data revised 2/12/2001.

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