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Table 1.63h
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births, birthweight > 2,499 grams, by State, 2002
State Number Rate Standard error
       
United States 8,840 2.4 0.0
       
Alabama 160 3.0 0.2
Alaska 33 3.5 0.6
Arizona 204 2.5 0.2
Arkansas 123 3.6 0.3
California 984 2.0 0.1
Colorado 138 2.2 0.2
Connecticut 62 1.6 0.2
Delaware 19 DSU DSU
District of Columbia 28 4.3 0.8
Florida 459 2.4 0.1
Georgia 366 3.0 0.2
Hawaii 37 2.3 0.4
Idaho 52 2.6 0.4
Illinois 371 2.2 0.1
Indiana 209 2.7 0.2
Iowa 62 1.8 0.2
Kansas 88 2.4 0.3
Kentucky 158 3.2 0.3
Louisiana 214 3.7 0.3
Maine 24 1.9 0.4
Maryland 134 2.0 0.2
Massachusetts 105 1.4 0.1
Michigan 303 2.5 0.1
Minnesota 134 2.1 0.2
Mississippi 112 3.0 0.3
Missouri 215 3.1 0.2
Montana 32 3.1 0.5
Nebraska 60 2.5 0.3
Nevada 80 2.6 0.3
New Hampshire 25 1.9 0.4
New Jersey 189 1.8 0.1
New Mexico 60 2.4 0.3
New York 408 1.8 0.1
North Carolina 260 2.4 0.1
North Dakota 25 3.4 0.7
Ohio 357 2.6 0.1
Oklahoma 156 3.4 0.3
Oregon 107 2.5 0.2
Pennsylvania 280 2.1 0.1
Rhode Island 23 2.0 0.4
South Carolina 145 3.0 0.2
South Dakota 36 3.6 0.6
Tennessee 249 3.5 0.2
Texas 825 2.4 0.1
Utah 93 2.0 0.2
Vermont 4 DSU DSU
Virginia 198 2.2 0.2
Washington 193 2.6 0.2
West Virginia 68 3.6 0.4
Wisconsin 156 2.4 0.2
Wyoming 18 DSU DSU
       

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

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

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