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Find maternal and infant health data on a state level, or by county or city. Narrow your results or compare with another region.
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Neonatal deaths: United States, 2017

Rate per 1,000 live births
RegionRate
Alabama4.3
Alaska3.4
Arizona3.6
Arkansas4.6
California2.9
Colorado3.0
Connecticut3.0
Delaware4.1
District of Columbia5.6
Florida4.1
Georgia4.6
Hawaii3.8
Idaho3.0
Illinois4.2
Indiana4.7
Iowa3.3
Kansas4.3
Kentucky4.1
Louisiana3.6
Maine4.9
Maryland4.5
Massachusetts2.5
Michigan4.5
Minnesota3.3
Mississippi5.8
Missouri3.8
Montana3.1
Nebraska3.4
Nevada3.6
New Hampshire2.8
New Jersey3.1
New Mexico3.8
New York3.2
North Carolina4.7
North Dakota3.3
Ohio5.0
Oklahoma5.0
Oregon3.6
Pennsylvania4.4
Rhode Island4.3
South Carolina4.2
South Dakota5.5
Tennessee4.6
Texas3.9
United States3.8
Utah4.5
Vermont3.5
Virginia4.0
Washington2.4
West Virginia4.0
Wisconsin4.0
Wyoming2.9
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Healthy people 2020

  • Neonatal deaths: reduce to no more than 4.1 per 1,000 live births.

Footnotes

  • A neonatal death occurs from birth through 27 days of life.

Source

  • National Center for Health Statistics, period linked birth/infant death data.
  • Retrieved September 21, 2020, from www.marchofdimes.org/peristats.