New Jersey


Find maternal and infant health data on a state level, or by county or city. Narrow your results or compare with another region.
Search User Control
Location: New Jersey
edit
Topic: Infant mortality rates by maternal age
edit
Format: Bar Graph
edit
slides (0)

Infant mortality rates by maternal age: New Jersey, 2015-2017 Average

Email to a friend We will never share or sell your email.
You can send to a max of 5 people.
Separate addresses with commas.
Privacy policy
 
Compare with: 

Change years:        

• In New Jersey during 2015-2017 (average), infant mortality rates (per 1,000 live births) were highest for women under age 20 (6.9) and ages 20-29 (4.9) , compared to 4.4 for all live births. 
• Of all infants born during 2015-2017 (average), were to mothers under the age of 20, were to mothers ages 20-29 years, were to mothers ages 30-39 years, and were to mothers ages 40 and older. 

Healthy people 2020

  • Infant deaths: reduce to no more than 6 per 1,000 live births.

Footnotes

  • An infant death occurs within the first year of life.

Source

  • National Center for Health Statistics, period linked birth/infant death data.
  • Retrieved July 06, 2020, from www.marchofdimes.org/peristats.