2019 NORTH CAROLINA INFANT MORTALITY REPORT, TABLE 1
North Carolina Resident Infant Death Rates (per 1,000 live births), 2019

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 810 6.8   300 4.7   363 12.5   19 12.0   21 3.8   107 5.6  
PCR I 41 5.6   32 5.5   1 2.7 * 3 21.0 * 0 0 * 5 5.7 *
PCR II 208 8.2   99 6.7   89 16.6   0 0 * 5 4.7 * 15 3.9  
PCR III 145 5.9   48 4.0   62 9.6   0 0 * 0 0 * 35 7.6  
PCR IV 170 6.4   43 3.3   86 13.1   2 27.8 * 10 5.3   29 6.0  
PCR V 119 6.7   42 4.8   48 10.1   14 12.1   5 11.6 * 10 3.8  
PCR VI 127 7.4   36 4.0   77 14.0   0 0 * 1 2.9 * 13 5.6  
ALAMANCE 8 4.3 * 6 6.1 * 2 4.5 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
ALEXANDER 3 8.4 * 3 9.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
ALLEGHANY 1 12.7 * 1 16.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
ANSON 3 11.8 * 2 20.6 * 1 7.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
ASHE 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
AVERY 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
BEAUFORT 5 11.5 * 1 4.4 * 3 22.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 13.9 *
BERTIE 1 6.2 * 0 0 * 1 9.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
BLADEN 2 5.8 * 1 5.9 * 1 9.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
BRUNSWICK 5 4.9 * 3 4.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 58.8 * 1 8.1 *
BUNCOMBE 12 4.9   11 5.9   1 5.0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
BURKE 6 6.7 * 4 6.2 * 2 41.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
CABARRUS 15 5.9   8 5.8 * 5 9.9 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 2 4.3 *
CALDWELL 11 12.5   10 13.6   0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 13.3 *
CAMDEN 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
CARTERET 1 1.9 * 1 2.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
CASWELL 3 14.4 * 1 7.4 * 1 18.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 66.7 *
CATAWBA 8 4.7 * 5 4.6 * 1 5.8 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 2 6.9 *
CHATHAM 4 6.6 * 3 7.8 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 7.0 *
CHEROKEE 3 12.2 * 3 13.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
CHOWAN 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
CLAY 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
CLEVELAND 7 6.1 * 3 3.8 * 3 11.0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 13.7 *
COLUMBUS 5 8.9 * 4 12.2 * 1 6.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
CRAVEN 7 5.3 * 4 4.9 * 3 10.5 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
CUMBERLAND 37 6.8   14 6.5   20 9.3   1 10.9 * 0 0 * 2 2.4 *
CURRITUCK 1 3.9 * 1 4.5 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
DARE 1 3.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 20.0 *
DAVIDSON 8 4.5 * 4 3.0 * 2 9.0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 2 10.2 *
DAVIE 4 10.0 * 3 9.6 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 18.5 *
DUPLIN 4 5.6 * 0 0 * 2 11.5 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 2 8.3 *
DURHAM 32 7.7   3 1.9 * 24 18.0   1 200.0 * 1 3.5 * 3 3.1 *
EDGECOMBE 5 8.7 * 1 6.1 * 4 11.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
FORSYTH 43 9.8   11 5.5   29 21.8   0 0 * 1 7.1 * 2 2.1 *
FRANKLIN 4 5.2 * 0 0 * 2 10.7 * 0 0 * 1 90.9 * 1 8.1 *
GASTON 16 6.2   5 3.1 * 7 11.6 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 4 11.8 *
GATES 1 10.3 * 1 14.9 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
GRAHAM 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
GRANVILLE 3 5.3 * 2 6.8 * 1 5.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
GREENE 3 13.3 * 1 11.6 * 2 25.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
GUILFORD 56 9.3   14 6.6   37 14.6   0 0 * 3 6.2 * 2 2.3 *
HALIFAX 7 13.0 * 1 5.3 * 6 19.5 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
HARNETT 13 7.0   7 6.3 * 4 10.3 * 0 0 * 1 23.3 * 1 3.2 *
HAYWOOD 5 9.5 * 5 10.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
HENDERSON 6 5.9 * 5 6.6 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 4.7 *
HERTFORD 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
HOKE 9 10.4 * 3 7.6 * 3 13.2 * 0 0 * 1 41.7 * 2 13.1 *
HYDE 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
IREDELL 12 6.4   7 5.4 * 3 10.8 * 0 0 * 1 12.8 * 1 4.5 *
JACKSON 1 2.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 18.9 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
JOHNSTON 16 6.3   5 3.4 * 6 12.6 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 5 9.5 *
JONES 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
LEE 4 5.1 * 1 2.7 * 2 12.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 4.4 *
LENOIR 6 9.7 * 4 16.3 * 1 3.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 14.5 *
LINCOLN 3 3.4 * 3 4.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
MCDOWELL 2 4.6 * 2 5.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
MACON 1 3.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 14.1 *
MADISON 1 5.5 * 1 5.8 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
MARTIN 4 18.1 * 2 19.2 * 2 19.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
MECKLENBURG 90 6.3   21 3.9   44 9.8   0 0 * 0 0 * 25 8.0  
MITCHELL 1 7.9 * 1 9.0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
MONTGOMERY 2 7.2 * 1 7.0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 13.7 *
MOORE 2 1.7 * 1 1.2 * 1 7.6 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
NASH 8 7.3 * 2 4.9 * 6 11.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
NEW HANOVER 8 3.7 * 4 2.7 * 4 10.5 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
NORTHAMPTON 1 6.1 * 0 0 * 1 10.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
ONSLOW 15 3.9   7 2.7 * 4 7.9 * 0 0 * 1 9.1 * 3 4.9 *
ORANGE 13 11.2   4 5.8 * 3 18.0 * 1 500.0 * 2 16.3 * 3 16.8 *
PAMLICO 1 13.7 * 0 0 * 1 90.9 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
PASQUOTANK 4 8.4 * 0 0 * 4 22.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
PENDER 2 3.2 * 0 0 * 1 10.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 12.3 *
PERQUIMANS 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
PERSON 3 6.9 * 2 7.8 * 1 7.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
PITT 24 11.5   3 3.3 * 19 19.8   0 0 * 0 0 * 2 11.3 *
POLK 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
RANDOLPH 15 9.7   13 12.0   2 19.6 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
RICHMOND 6 10.7 * 2 7.0 * 4 20.9 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
ROBESON 23 13.3   1 3.1 * 6 17.1 * 13 16.3   1 83.3 * 2 8.1 *
ROCKINGHAM 8 9.0 * 4 6.5 * 3 16.4 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 12.8 *
ROWAN 14 9.0   7 7.2 * 7 24.5 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
RUTHERFORD 1 1.5 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 20.8 *
SAMPSON 3 4.1 * 1 3.4 * 1 5.7 * 0 0 * 1 333.3 * 0 0 *
SCOTLAND 2 4.5 * 0 0 * 2 10.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
STANLY 6 9.0 * 4 7.7 * 1 13.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 19.2 *
STOKES 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
SURRY 5 6.5 * 4 7.0 * 1 28.6 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
SWAIN 5 27.6 * 2 20.2 * 0 0 * 2 35.1 * 0 0 * 1 55.6 *
TRANSYLVANIA 3 11.5 * 2 8.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 66.7 *
TYRRELL 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
UNION 5 2.2 * 2 1.4 * 1 3.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 2 4.7 *
VANCE 5 8.8 * 0 0 * 5 15.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
WAKE 74 5.8   16 2.5   38 13.0   0 0 * 6 4.5 * 14 6.7  
WARREN 1 6.9 * 0 0 * 1 11.6 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
WASHINGTON 4 30.3 * 1 29.4 * 3 33.0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
WATAUGA 1 3.2 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 1 38.5 *
WAYNE 17 10.5   6 8.2 * 10 19.5   0 0 * 0 0 * 1 3.0 *
WILKES 8 12.0 * 6 10.8 * 2 57.1 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 *
WILSON 7 7.2 * 0 0 * 5 11.7 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 2 11.8 *
YADKIN 5 13.3 * 3 10.3 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 0 0 * 2 27.8 *
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, 28OCT2020