Table T2_6_1_3-1

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 2_6_1_3.1
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births, birth weight less than 1,500 grams,a United States, 2000–2005 and 2007             
  2007200520042003200220012000
Population groupNumberRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 15,717240.92.1245.02.2244.52.2252.02.3250.82.3244.42.3244.3DNA
Mother's ageUnder 1548270.744.2284.140.3322.041.2322.145.4324.343.3306.840.6283.5DNA
15–192,217270.46.5284.36.8276.46.8280.26.8287.26.9272.06.6264.4DNA
20–243,944248.84.4257.64.6253.54.6264.54.8268.14.8257.24.7258.3DNA
25–293,958243.74.3246.84.5242.54.5249.84.7250.54.8245.34.7250.9DNA
30–343,109225.44.5225.24.5232.24.6245.34.8230.44.6224.54.6225.1DNA
35 and over2,441222.25.0218.65.0225.05.1222.75.2221.35.3225.85.4218.9DNA
Race                                                                                     AI/AN174272.623.3236.923.4216.221.3254.123.6249.123.8225.922.8265.1DNA
API677229.69.8237.710.5222.810.1236.310.9218.410.5DNADNADNADNA
  AsianDNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA213.413.7209.014.5225.0DNA
  NHOPIDNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA303.655.4278.455.2304.1DNA
Black5,591261.93.9266.94.1274.04.2278.54.3272.14.3270.14.3266.9DNA
White9,276230.12.6234.22.7231.92.7240.02.8242.12.8232.92.8232.7DNA
Ethnicity                                                                                Hispanic, all races3,083236.64.7245.25.0245.45.1255.85.5241.85.4232.65.4235.6DNA
Non-Hispanic, all races12,366239.92.4242.82.4242.02.5248.72.5250.92.5244.42.5244.0DNA
  Non-Hispanic, Black5,362262.74.0265.74.1274.44.3276.94.4272.14.3269.74.3265.7DNA
  Non-Hispanic, White6,236224.03.1227.33.2223.03.1231.73.2239.53.3229.93.2229.5DNA
GenderMale8,767265.13.2268.53.3269.53.3280.13.4275.13.4269.13.4263.7DNA
Female6,950216.02.9220.52.9218.53.0222.73.0225.23.1218.63.0223.7DNA

a The number of deaths for infant mortality is based on a record weight from the linked birth and infant death file, which adjusts for the approximately 2–3% of records each year that cannot be linked to their corresponding birth certificates. Therefore, because of rounding, the number of deaths for subgroups may not add to the total.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System - Linked Birth and Infant Death Data.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_6_1_3-1: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/6_maternalchildhealth/T2_6_1_3-1.html