Table 49 A
Infant Mortality Rates (Infant Deaths < 1 Year of Age, Per 1,000 Live Births)
1997-2009
 
County 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
 
* In this table, counts of three or less births/deaths and rates based on these counts, are suppressed to protect confidentiality.
State of Iowa 6.2 6.5 5.7 6.3 5.6 5.3 5.7 5.1 5.3 5.1 5.5 5.6 4.5
Adair 0.0 0.0 14.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 * * 0.0
Adams 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 40.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Allamakee 12.1 5.8 5.4 0.0 5.9 5.4 17.6 * * * * 0.0 *
Appanoose 14.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.5 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 * * 0.0
Audubon 0.0 0.0 0.0 21.3 0.0 20.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 *
Benton 10.7 12.3 3.8 6.2 3.3 0.0 3.0 * * 0.0 * 0.0 0.0
Black Hawk 9.5 6.1 5.0 7.1 5.0 7.5 5.8 3.5 3.6 6.2 4.0 6.8 4.0
Boone 3.5 6.8 3.1 12.6 10.3 6.9 0.0 13.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 *
Bremer 0.0 9.5 0.0 8.0 4.2 0.0 0.0 * * 16.8 0.0 * *
Buchanan 3.5 9.7 6.7 0.0 3.3 6.6 6.7 * * * * * 0.0
Buena Vista 7.7 4.2 3.9 0.0 0.0 11.8 4.0 * * * 0.0 * *
Butler 0.0 0.0 6.3 5.9 7.4 0.0 19.1 * * * * 0.0 0.0
Calhoun 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0 *
Carroll 8.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.8 4.2 11.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 * * *
Cass 6.3 6.9 0.0 6.3 6.4 6.8 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0 * 0.0
Cedar 5.1 5.4 0.0 0.0 10.6 0.0 0.0 * * * * 0.0 *
Cerro Gordo 11.4 0.0 1.8 7.5 6.3 8.0 4.1 * * * 9.1 9.6 *
Cherokee 7.0 0.0 14.9 0.0 8.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 * *
Chickasaw 6.4 0.0 7.2 0.0 7.1 7.5 6.7 * 0.0 0.0 0.0 * 0.0
Clarke 0.0 10.1 0.0 10.3 0.0 0.0 7.4 0.0 * 0.0 * 0.0 *
Clay 5.1 5.6 10.3 4.9 4.9 5.3 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 * * *
Clayton 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.2 9.2 0.0 4.7 0.0 * 0.0 * * *
Clinton 4.8 8.9 4.8 6.8 6.5 8.4 5.7 15.0 * 10.7 14.2 8.3 6.8
Crawford 9.5 0.0 14.6 5.3 4.4 0.0 8.4 0.0 0.0 * 14.9 * *
Dallas 6.2 3.8 2.0 7.1 11.4 6.6 3.4 6.1 * 6.7 * * *
Davis 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.8 16.0 0.0 7.7 * 0.0 0.0 0.0 * *
Decatur 0.0 10.9 11.1 9.9 24.4 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 * * 0.0 0.0
Delaware 4.8 8.1 5.1 4.4 9.8 23.6 4.6 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0 *
Des Moines 3.6 5.8 1.9 7.2 6.0 8.0 8.1 * * 12.6 0.0 * *
Dickinson 0.0 0.0 11.6 0.0 12.9 5.9 24.4 0.0 * 0.0 * * 0.0
Dubuque 2.6 5.2 4.3 7.4 5.1 4.3 4.9 4.2 5.3 6.6 4.8 7.4 *
Emmet 0.0 0.0 0.0 15.9 0.0 15.4 6.6 * * * * * *
Fayette 7.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 14.9 4.1 * * * 0.0 * 0.0
Floyd 9.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.5 0.0 * * * 0.0 *
Franklin 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.8 0.0 8.3 0.0 0.0 * * * * 0.0
Fremont 10.6 11.2 10.2 12.2 0.0 13.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 * *
Greene 9.1 18.2 16.0 10.9 8.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 * * 0.0 0.0 0.0
Grundy 7.8 0.0 0.0 15.0 24.0 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0 * * 0.0
Guthrie 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.4 0.0 0.0 * * 0.0 0.0 * *
Hamilton 4.8 9.2 4.9 10.4 11.2 0.0 5.5 * 0.0 * 0.0 * 21.6
Hancock 0.0 7.4 0.0 7.6 0.0 9.0 9.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 *
Hardin 5.3 4.9 0.0 14.4 4.3 0.0 9.4 * * * 0.0 0.0 0.0
Harrison 11.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.8 11.4 0.0 * * 0.0 * 0.0
Henry 12.4 0.0 12.2 7.6 0.0 8.3 5.2 * * * * 0.0 *
Howard 0.0 26.8 0.0 9.1 0.0 0.0 20.0 0.0 0.0 * * * 0.0
Humboldt 0.0 0.0 7.7 0.0 8.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ida 0.0 11.1 0.0 14.3 12.7 20.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 * * *
Iowa 6.4 5.7 11.2 5.5 0.0 5.6 0.0 * * * 0.0 * 0.0
Jackson 0.0 16.9 0.0 12.6 4.2 0.0 18.2 0.0 0.0 * * 0.0 0.0
Jasper 11.5 7.1 8.8 4.4 0.0 6.6 6.8 * 10.5 * * 0.0 10.3
Jefferson 0.0 5.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 * * 0.0 0.0 0.0
Johnson 7.8 7.8 5.3 5.1 3.6 2.8 2.6 * 5.5 5.6 6.1 4.7 5.3
Jones 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 10.1 9.7 9.0 0.0 * * 0.0 * 0.0
Keokuk 0.0 7.0 0.0 0.0 7.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 * 0.0
Kossuth 17.2 0.0 12.3 6.0 6.4 0.0 6.2 0.0 0.0 * * 0.0 0.0
Lee 6.7 6.7 12.9 9.8 2.4 12.4 2.5 * * * * * *
Linn 5.8 3.8 6.6 4.4 5.3 5.8 5.1 7.6 3.6 5.6 4.9 8.1 3.8
Louisa 10.5 5.8 0.0 6.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0 0.0 * *
Lucas 0.0 8.7 10.3 25.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 * * * *
Lyon 7.3 6.7 6.5 6.3 28.4 0.0 6.1 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0 0.0
Madison 5.9 12.2 5.3 10.2 11.6 4.8 20.6 0.0 * 0.0 0.0 * 0.0
Mahaska 0.0 3.5 10.0 31.8 3.4 4.0 0.0 * * 12.4 * * 0.0
Marion 9.0 0.0 9.3 2.6 0.0 7.1 2.6 * * * * 10.0 *
Marshall 4.2 5.9 1.7 5.4 7.4 1.9 7.0 * * 0.0 * * *
Mills 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.1 5.9 * 0.0 0.0 * * *
Mitchell 15.0 0.0 0.0 7.6 6.6 15.7 0.0 0.0 * * * 0.0 *
Monona 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 10.8 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0 0.0
Monroe 10.5 0.0 0.0 9.8 0.0 12.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 * 0.0
Montgomery 17.9 13.2 13.7 7.2 7.3 7.2 8.7 0.0 * 0.0 * 0.0 *
Muscatine 0.0 6.5 1.6 1.6 3.1 4.8 1.6 * * * 0.0 * 0.0
O'Brien 10.4 0.0 16.7 5.3 6.7 5.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 *
Osceola 12.5 13.2 0.0 0.0 13.5 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0
Page 17.5 10.5 5.1 0.0 18.9 11.7 12.0 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0 0.0
Palo Alto 0.0 18.7 0.0 9.1 0.0 0.0 8.7 0.0 * * * 0.0 0.0
Plymouth 0.0 6.5 6.9 22.7 3.6 9.9 0.0 * 19.2 * * * 0.0
Pocahontas 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 15.4 0.0 15.9 0.0 * * 0.0 0.0 *
Polk 6.2 8.5 6.6 7.4 6.2 5.0 6.6 5.4 6.9 5.5 6.1 6.5 6.0
Pottawattamie 7.6 9.5 6.6 6.8 4.1 7.6 8.0 9.0 7.3 4.1 10.5 4.0 5.4
Poweshiek 0.0 0.0 11.4 0.0 0.0 5.2 5.2 * 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0
Ringgold 0.0 21.3 14.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0
Sac 0.0 17.9 15.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.9 0.0 0.0 * * 0.0 0.0
Scott 5.5 7.3 8.8 8.5 5.4 2.6 8.5 4.8 8.2 5.3 6.8 6.7 3.8
Shelby 7.1 7.0 7.1 13.3 8.8 0.0 0.0 * * 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sioux 7.3 2.5 5.0 2.2 2.1 4.3 2.2 * * * 14.0 * 7.7
Story 5.9 9.3 2.3 6.4 6.5 6.5 0.0 6.7 4.2 * 3.8 7.0 6.1
Tama 16.1 4.5 12.5 4.0 8.5 4.5 8.4 * * * * 0.0 0.0
Taylor 12.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0 0.0 * 0.0
Union 0.0 0.0 14.3 15.7 22.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 *
Van Buren 25.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 10.9 0.0 11.5 * * 0.0 * 0.0 0.0
Wapello 12.0 5.1 5.0 4.7 4.5 2.3 6.1 * 9.9 * 7.8 * *
Warren 5.8 7.9 8.3 5.8 7.8 6.1 4.0 * * * * 11.0 *
Washington 11.8 21.1 6.5 0.0 3.0 6.5 19.0 * * * * 0.0 *
Wayne 0.0 0.0 0.0 12.7 34.9 11.9 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0 * *
Webster 7.7 3.9 10.0 4.1 0.0 10.6 8.4 10.2 * 0.0 * * *
Winnebago 14.8 7.9 0.0 0.0 7.6 0.0 9.3 * * * * * 0.0
Winneshiek 5.0 14.4 0.0 5.2 0.0 0.0 5.6 0.0 * * * 0.0 *
Woodbury 8.9 10.2 6.8 5.3 8.6 6.3 7.4 3.7 5.7 7.1 5.5 7.2 5.0
Worth 0.0 22.2 0.0 23.8 11.5 0.0 0.0 * 0.0 0.0 0.0 * 0.0
Wright 0.0 6.7 6.1 6.0 6.4 0.0 5.6 * * * * 0.0 *