Table T2_6_1_3-4_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_3.4_1
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births,a birth weights more than 2,499 grams, United States, 2003–2005 and 2007
  200720052004 2003
Population groupNumberRateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 4,24614.
Mother's ageUnder 15DSUDSUDSU6.
35 and over70515.
EthnicityHispanic, all races96115.
Non-Hispanic, all races3,23014.
  Non-Hispanic, Black98014.
  Non-Hispanic, White2,03614.

a Excludes data from the following States that implemented the 2003 Revisions to the U.S Standard Birth Certificate: Florida, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York (not including NYC), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality (based on <20 deaths).

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or 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_3-4_1: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.