Table 43
Infant Deaths Ranked by County
2009 (Rate per 1,000 Live Births)
 
Rank County Number Rate     Rank County Number Rate
 
* In this table, counts of three or less deaths and rates
based on these counts, are suppressed to protect confidentiality.
       
1 Polk 40 6.0 31 O'Brien * *
2 Linn 11 3.8 31 Pocahontas * *
3 Johnson 9 3.8 31 Union * *
3 Scott 9 5.3 31 Wapello * *
5 Woodbury 8 5.0 31 Washington * *
6 Black Hawk 7 4.0 31 Wright * *
6 Pottawattamie 7 5.4 57 Adair 0 0.0
8 Story 6 6.1 57 Adams 0 0.0
9 Clinton 4 7.7 57 Appanoose 0 0.0
9 Hamilton 4 21.6 57 Benton 0 0.0
9 Jasper 4 10.3 57 Buchanan 0 0.0
9 Sioux 4 6.8 57 Butler 0 0.0
13 Boone * * 57 Cass 0 0.0
13 Buena Vista * * 57 Chickasaw 0 0.0
13 Warren * * 57 Decatur 0 0.0
13 Wayne * * 57 Dickinson 0 0.0
13 Winneshiek * * 57 Fayette 0 0.0
18 Audubon * * 57 Franklin 0 0.0
18 Carroll * * 57 Greene 0 0.0
18 Cerro Gordo * * 57 Grundy 0 0.0
18 Clayton * * 57 Hardin 0 0.0
18 Crawford * * 57 Harrison 0 0.0
18 Des Moines * * 57 Howard 0 0.0
18 Dubuque * * 57 Humboldt 0 0.0
18 Henry * * 57 Iowa 0 0.0
18 Lee * * 57 Jackson 0 0.0
18 Louisa * * 57 Jefferson 0 0.0
18 Lucas * * 57 Jones 0 0.0
18 Montgomery * * 57 Keokuk 0 0.0
18 Webster * * 57 Kossuth 0 0.0
31 Allamakee * * 57 Lyon 0 0.0
31 Bremer * * 57 Madison 0 0.0
31 Calhoun * * 57 Mahaska 0 0.0
31 Cedar * * 57 Monona 0 0.0
31 Cherokee * * 57 Monroe 0 0.0
31 Clarke * * 57 Muscatine 0 0.0
31 Clay * * 57 Osceola 0 0.0
31 Dallas * * 57 Page 0 0.0
31 Davis * * 57 Palo Alto 0 0.0
31 Delaware * * 57 Plymouth 0 0.0
31 Emmet * * 57 Poweshiek 0 0.0
31 Floyd * * 57 Ringgold 0 0.0
31 Fremont * * 57 Sac 0 0.0
31 Guthrie * * 57 Shelby 0 0.0
31 Hancock * * 57 Tama 0 0.0
31 Ida * * 57 Taylor 0 0.0
31 Marion * * 57 Van Buren 0 0.0
31 Marshall * * 57 Winnebago 0 0.0
31 Mills * * 57 Worth 0 0.0
31 Mitchell * *