Data table for Figure 17Infant, neonatal, and postneonatal mortality rates: United States, 1950–2006

YearInfantNeonatalPostneonatal
Deaths per 1,000 live births
195029.2120.508.71
196026.0418.737.31
197020.0115.084.93
198012.608.484.13
198111.938.023.91
198211.527.703.82
198311.167.283.88
198410.797.003.79
198510.646.963.68
198610.356.713.64
198710.086.463.62
19889.956.323.64
19899.816.233.59
19909.225.853.38
19918.945.593.35
19928.525.373.14
19938.375.293.07
19948.025.122.90
19957.594.912.67
19967.324.772.55
19977.234.772.45
19987.204.802.40
19997.064.732.33
20006.914.632.28
20016.854.542.31
20026.974.662.31
20036.854.622.23
20046.794.522.27
20056.874.542.34
20066.694.452.24

NOTES: Infant is defined as under 1 year of age, neonatal as under 28 days of age, and postneonatal as 28 days through 11 months of life. (Also see Table 21.)

SOURCE: CDC/NCHS, National Vital Statistics System: Heron M, Hoyert DL, Murphy SL, Xu J, Kochanek KD, Tejada-Vera B. Deaths: Final data for 2006. National vital statistics reports; vol 57 no 14. Hyattsville, MD: NCHS; 2009. Available from: http://www​.cdc.gov/nchs​/data/nvsr/nvsr57/nvsr57_14.pdf.

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