2017 NORTH CAROLINA INFANT MORTALITY REPORT, TABLE 1
North Carolina Resident Infant Death Rates (per 1,000 live births), 2017

Residence: Total Infant
Deaths
Total Rate * Non-Hispanic
White Infant
Deaths
Non-Hispanic
White Rate
* Non-Hispanic
Af. Am.
Infant Deaths
Non-Hispanic
Af. Am. Rate
* Non-Hispanic
Am. Ind.
Infant
Deaths
Non-Hispanic
Am.Ind. Rate
* Non-Hispanic
Other Infant
Deaths
Non-Hispanic
Other Rate
* Hispanic
Infant Deaths
Hispanic Rate *
NORTH CAROLINA 852 7.1   326 5.0   361 12.5   20 12.6   39 6.7   106 5.7  
PCR I 47 6.4   33 5.6   7 19.4 * 3 20.0 * 1 8.5 * 3 3.6 *
PCR II 222 8.8   107 7.1   73 13.8   1 12.5 * 8 7.1 * 33 8.9  
PCR III 131 5.2   52 4.2   61 9.3   0 0 * 4 2.1 * 14 3.2  
PCR IV 161 6.1   40 2.9   79 12.6   0 0 * 16 8.7   26 5.6  
PCR V 166 9.2   57 6.3   77 15.7   15 13.0   5 11.6 * 12 4.6  
PCR VI 125 7.1   37 4.0   64 11.5   1 14.3 * 5 13.7 * 18 7.7  
ALAMANCE 10 5.2   3 2.9 * 6 13.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 2.4 *
ALEXANDER 4 10.6 * 2 6.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 111.1 * 1 40.0 *
ALLEGHANY 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
ANSON 1 3.9 * 0 0 * 1 7.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
ASHE 2 9.3 * 2 10.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
AVERY 1 9.2 * 1 10.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
BEAUFORT 5 10.6 * 1 3.9 * 3 20.0 * 1 500.0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
BERTIE 2 11.7 * 0 0 * 2 17.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
BLADEN 3 9.2 * 2 12.9 * 1 9.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
BRUNSWICK 5 5.0 * 4 5.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 9.5 *
BUNCOMBE 11 4.6   8 4.3 * 2 11.0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 3.4 *
BURKE 9 9.7 * 6 8.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 13.5 * 2 15.4 *
CABARRUS 10 3.9   5 3.4 * 2 4.0 * 0 0 * 2 10.0 * 1 2.3 *
CALDWELL 6 7.7 * 4 6.1 * 1 20.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 15.2 *
CAMDEN 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
CARTERET 3 5.3 * 3 6.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
CASWELL 3 14.7 * 1 8.3 * 2 36.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
CATAWBA 15 9.1   10 9.4   2 10.4 * 0 0 * 2 13.6 * 1 4.1 *
CHATHAM 4 6.0 * 2 4.8 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 2 13.7 *
CHEROKEE 5 22.6 * 5 25.8 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
CHOWAN 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
CLAY 2 22.5 * 2 25.6 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
CLEVELAND 11 10.3   5 6.9 * 6 22.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
COLUMBUS 6 10.4 * 3 9.7 * 3 15.8 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
CRAVEN 10 7.2   5 5.6 * 4 13.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 7.6 *
CUMBERLAND 52 9.4   13 5.6   33 15.8   1 10.8 * 2 9.4 * 3 3.8 *
CURRITUCK 3 11.7 * 0 0 * 2 142.9 * 0 0 * 1 166.7 * 0 0 *
DARE 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
DAVIDSON 7 4.0 * 4 3.1 * 3 15.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
DAVIE 2 5.4 * 2 7.0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
DUPLIN 5 7.7 * 1 3.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 4 17.4 *
DURHAM 21 5.0   4 2.5 * 12 8.8   0 0 * 0 0 * 5 5.4 *
EDGECOMBE 9 14.3 * 0 0 * 6 15.0 * 0 0 * 2 1000.0 * 1 23.8 *
FORSYTH 43 9.8   9 4.5 * 25 19.3   0 0 * 1 7.0 * 8 8.7 *
FRANKLIN 4 5.6 * 1 2.4 * 3 15.9 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
GASTON 15 5.8   9 5.3 * 5 9.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 3.5 *
GATES 2 20.0 * 1 15.6 * 1 33.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
GRAHAM 1 12.8 * 1 14.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
GRANVILLE 4 6.7 * 1 3.2 * 3 14.9 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
GREENE 1 4.9 * 0 0 * 1 14.5 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
GUILFORD 61 9.8   14 6.1   34 13.3   1 34.5 * 3 5.7 * 9 11.0 *
HALIFAX 4 6.7 * 1 4.6 * 3 9.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
HARNETT 16 8.5   9 7.8 * 6 16.6 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 3.2 *
HAYWOOD 1 1.6 * 1 1.8 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
HENDERSON 6 5.8 * 4 5.2 * 1 33.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 4.6 *
HERTFORD 2 8.7 * 1 16.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 52.6 *
HOKE 8 9.1 * 1 2.4 * 3 13.8 * 1 13.0 * 2 69.0 * 1 6.9 *
HYDE 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
IREDELL 18 9.7   12 9.2   5 19.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 4.7 *
JACKSON 2 5.4 * 1 3.8 * 0 0 * 1 15.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
JOHNSTON 19 8.2   10 7.0   5 13.3 * 0 0 * 2 74.1 * 2 4.2 *
JONES 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
LEE 8 10.5 * 1 2.8 * 5 29.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 2 9.6 *
LENOIR 5 8.1 * 1 4.2 * 4 13.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
LINCOLN 5 6.2 * 3 4.5 * 2 48.8 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
MCDOWELL 3 6.6 * 2 5.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 25.0 *
MACON 2 5.9 * 1 3.5 * 1 500.0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
MADISON 1 5.6 * 1 5.9 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
MARTIN 3 12.1 * 0 0 * 3 28.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
MECKLENBURG 71 4.8   17 3.0   41 8.8   0 0 * 2 1.3 * 11 3.8  
MITCHELL 1 7.4 * 1 8.6 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
MONTGOMERY 2 7.4 * 2 13.6 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
MOORE 10 9.0   8 10.3 * 2 11.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
NASH 9 8.1 * 3 6.7 * 5 10.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 6.7 *
NEW HANOVER 14 6.2   4 2.7 * 9 20.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 3.5 *
NORTHAMPTON 1 5.0 * 0 0 * 1 7.8 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
ONSLOW 18 4.4   11 4.0   4 7.4 * 0 0 * 1 8.8 * 2 3.2 *
ORANGE 1 0.8 * 0 0 * 1 6.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
PAMLICO 2 27.4 * 1 18.9 * 1 71.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
PASQUOTANK 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
PENDER 7 10.6 * 3 6.8 * 4 35.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
PERQUIMANS 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
PERSON 9 20.3 * 3 10.3 * 6 50.0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
PITT 18 8.8   2 2.2 * 13 14.4   0 0 * 0 0 * 3 14.8 *
POLK 1 6.2 * 1 7.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
RANDOLPH 19 12.1   14 12.4   0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 5 16.4 *
RICHMOND 8 13.9 * 3 10.8 * 4 18.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 20.4 *
ROBESON 25 14.0   3 9.3 * 6 15.8 * 13 16.5   1 43.5 * 2 7.4 *
ROCKINGHAM 4 4.7 * 3 5.0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 13.5 *
ROWAN 15 9.4   11 10.9   2 6.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 2 8.5 *
RUTHERFORD 6 8.7 * 2 3.7 * 3 33.3 * 0 0 * 1 200.0 * 0 0 *
SAMPSON 5 6.0 * 1 3.0 * 2 10.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 2 7.2 *
SCOTLAND 5 11.0 * 1 7.2 * 4 18.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
STANLY 7 9.6 * 6 10.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 18.2 *
STOKES 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
SURRY 4 5.4 * 3 5.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 7.1 *
SWAIN 3 19.7 * 1 10.2 * 0 0 * 2 41.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
TRANSYLVANIA 2 7.9 * 2 9.5 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
TYRRELL 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
UNION 11 4.6   7 4.7 * 4 12.9 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
VANCE 6 10.3 * 1 5.9 * 5 15.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
WAKE 72 5.7   13 1.9   31 11.4   0 0 * 14 11.1   14 7.0  
WARREN 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
WASHINGTON 3 22.4 * 0 0 * 3 35.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
WATAUGA 8 20.1 * 8 22.9 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
WAYNE 8 5.0 * 2 2.7 * 2 3.8 * 0 0 * 1 29.4 * 3 9.5 *
WILKES 2 3.1 * 1 1.9 * 1 29.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
WILSON 12 12.8   4 11.9 * 6 14.6 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 2 11.4 *
YADKIN 2 5.1 * 1 3.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 12.8 *
YANCEY 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *

*Technical Note: Rates based on small numbers (fewer than 10 deaths) are unstable & should be interpreted with caution
Source: NC Department of Health & Human Services State Center for Health Statistics, 04OCT2018