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Table 5
Number and Rate of Infant Deaths by Race for
Residents of Michigan, Detroit City, Wayne County (Excluding Detroit City)
and Michigan (Excluding Wayne County), 1990- 2012

Year Race Michigan Detroit City Wayne County (excluding Detroit) Michigan (excluding
Wayne County)
Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate
                   
1990 Total 1,638 10.7 0.5 491 20.3 1.8 170 10.3 1.5 977 8.7 0.5
   White 930 7.9 0.5 36 8.7 2.8 130 8.8 1.5 764 7.7 0.5
   Black 689 21.6 1.6 451 23.0 2.1 38 24.8 7.8 200 18.7 2.6
                   
1991 Total 1,554 10.4 0.5 456 19.4 1.8 139 8.4 1.4 959 8.8 0.6
   White 857 7.5 0.5 39 10.0 3.1 103 7.1 1.4 715 7.4 0.5
   Black 683 21.7 1.6 417 21.6 2.1 34 20.3 6.7 232 21.9 2.8
                   
1992 Total 1,460 10.2 0.5 462 21.4 1.9 128 8.1 1.4 870 8.2 0.5
   White 781 7.0 0.5 43 12.3 3.7 92 6.6 1.4 646 6.9 0.5
   Black 656 22.1 1.7 415 23.3 2.2 34 21.8 7.2 207 20.1 2.7
                   
1993 Total 1,319 9.5 0.5 348 17.2 1.8 111 7.1 1.3 860 8.3 0.6
   White 770 7.1 0.5 28 9.1 3.3 88 6.4 1.3 654 7.2 0.5
   Black 530 18.8 1.6 317 18.7 2.0 21 14.4 6.1 192 19.4 2.7
                   
1994 Total 1,184 8.6 0.5 322 16.6 1.8 105 6.8 1.3 757 7.3 0.5
   White 670 6.3 0.5 28 9.4 3.5 69 5.1 1.2 573 6.3 0.5
   Black 495 18.2 1.6 293 18.2 2.1 35 23.7 7.7 167 17.5 2.6
                   
1995 Total 1,110 8.3 0.5 274 15.6 1.8 89 5.8 1.2 747 7.4 0.5
   White 655 6.2 0.5 17 6.0 2.8 64 4.8 1.2 574 6.4 0.5
   Black 432 17.3 1.6 254 17.6 2.1 25 18.2 7.1 153 16.8 2.6
                   
1996 Total 1,072 8.0 0.5 248 15.0 1.8 101 6.7 1.3 723 7.1 0.5
   White 627 6.0 0.5 9 3.4 2.2 74 5.6 1.3 544 6.1 0.5
   Black 421 17.5 1.7 238 17.5 2.2 23 16.2 6.6 160 17.7 2.7
                   
1997 Total 1,085 8.1 0.5 253 15.1 1.8 100 6.6 1.3 732 7.2 0.5
   White 640 6.1 0.5 23 8.6 3.5 76 5.8 1.3 541 6.1 0.5
   Black 425 17.6 1.7 229 16.7 2.1 23 16.5 6.7 173 19.1 2.8
                   
1998 Total 1,091 8.2 0.5 241 14.7 1.8 99 6.6 1.3 751 7.4 0.5
   White 660 6.3 0.5 15 5.8 2.9 74 5.7 1.3 571 6.4 0.5
   Black 405 16.8 1.6 219 16.1 2.1 22 14.9 6.2 164 18.0 2.7
                   
1999 Total 1,071 8.0 0.5 245 15.5 1.9 97 6.4 1.3 729 7.1 0.5
   White 616 5.9 0.5 15 5.6 2.8 72 5.6 1.3 529 5.9 0.5
   Black 428 17.9 1.7 228 17.8 2.3 23 15.1 6.1 177 18.6 2.7

Table 5
Number and Rate of Infant Deaths by Race for
Residents of Michigan, Detroit City, Wayne County (Excluding Detroit City)
and Michigan (Excluding Wayne County), 1990- 2012
(Continued)

Year Race Michigan Detroit City Wayne County (excluding Detroit) Michigan (excluding
Wayne County)
Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate
2000 Total 1,112 8.2 0.5 232 14.7 1.9 98 6.4 1.3 782 7.4 0.5
   White 637 6.0 0.5 20 7.5 3.3 64 5.0 1.2 553 6.1 0.5
   Black 437 18.2 1.7 206 16.1 2.2 33 20.2 6.8 198 20.5 2.8
                   
2001 Total 1,066 8.0 0.5 210 13.9 1.9 81 5.3 1.2 775 7.5 0.5
   White 635 6.1 0.5 14 5.3 2.8 58 4.5 1.2 563 6.3 0.5
   Black 398 16.9 1.7 195 15.9 2.2 21 12.9 5.5 182 18.9 2.7
                   
2002 Total 1,054 8.1 0.5 239 16.8 2.1 103 6.9 1.3 712 7.1 0.5
   White 611 6.0 0.5 20 8.0 3.5 70 5.7 1.3 521 6.0 0.5
   Black 410 18.4 1.8 217 19.1 2.5 28 16.9 6.2 165 17.9 2.7
                   
2003 Total 1,112 8.5 0.5 227 16.2 2.1 120 8.1 1.4 765 7.5 0.5
   White 680 6.7 0.5 28 11.7 4.3 85 7.1 1.5 567 6.5 0.5
   Black 391 17.5 1.7 199 17.9 2.5 29 16.9 6.1 163 17.1 2.6
                   
2004 Total 984 7.6 0.5 211 15.6 2.1 89 6.1 1.3 684 6.7 0.5
   White 527 5.2 0.4 12 5.0 2.8 54 4.6 1.2 461 5.3 0.5
   Black 388 17.3 1.7 193 17.9 2.5 30 16.1 5.7 165 16.8 2.5
                   
2005 Total 1,013 7.9 0.5 210 16.0 2.1 93 6.5 1.3 710 7.1 0.5
   White 549 5.5 0.5 13 5.7 3.1 58 5.1 1.3 478 5.6 0.5
   Black 400 17.9 1.7 188 17.9 2.5 34 17.7 5.9 178 17.9 2.6
                   
2006 Total 940 7.4 0.5 175 13.5 2.0 98 6.8 1.4 667 6.7 0.5
   White 534 5.4 0.5 9 4.0 2.6 61 5.5 1.4 464 5.4 0.5
   Black 339 14.8 1.6 153 14.7 2.3 31 14.4 5.0 155 15.0 2.3
                   
2007 Total 997 8.0 0.5 179 14.8 2.1 95 6.7 1.3 723 7.3 0.5
   White 549 5.8 0.5 13 7.1 3.8 59 5.5 1.4 477 5.9 0.5
   Black 368 16.5 1.7 155 16.1 2.5 25 11.4 4.5 188 17.9 2.5
                   
2008 Total 894 7.4 0.5 175 14.8 2.2 100 7.2 1.4 619 6.5 0.5
   White 496 5.4 0.5 8 4.7 3.3 63 5.9 1.5 425 5.4 0.5
   Black 332 14.6 1.6 159 16.7 2.6 27 12.3 4.6 146 13.3 2.1
                   
2009 Total 881 7.5 0.5 166 14.8 2.2 82 6.1 1.3 633 6.8 0.5
   White 470 5.4 0.5 6 4.3 3.5 54 5.4 1.4 410 5.4 0.5
   Black 346 15.5 1.6 152 16.7 2.6 19 7.9 3.5 175 16.2 2.4

Table 5
Number and Rate of Infant Deaths by Race for
Residents of Michigan, Detroit City, Wayne County (Excluding Detroit City)
and Michigan (Excluding Wayne County), 1990- 2012
(Continued)

Year Race Michigan Detroit City Wayne County (excluding Detroit) Michigan (excluding
Wayne County)
Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate
2010 Total 817 7.1 0.5 146 13.3 2.2 87 6.6 1.4 584 6.4 0.5
   White 462 5.5 0.5 10 9.6 5.9 44 4.6 1.4 408 5.5 0.5
   Black 312 14.2 1.6 128 14.3 2.5 37 15.0 4.8 147 13.8 2.2
                   
2011 Total 749 6.6 0.5 130 12.6 2.1 100 7.5 1.5 519 5.7 0.5
   White 411 4.9 0.5 5 * 58 6.0 1.5 348 4.7 0.5
   Black 300 13.7 1.5 119 14.0 2.5 37 14.6 4.7 144 13.2 2.1
                   
2012 Total 783 6.9 0.5 151 15.0 2.4 87 6.7 1.4 545 6.1 0.5
   White 455 5.5 0.5 12 15.7 8.8 56 5.9 1.6 387 5.3 0.5
   Black 291 13.5 1.5 133 16.0 2.7 27 11.2 4.2 131 12.0 2.0

Note: Rates are per 1,000 live births. Adding and subtracting the number shown after the symbol from the rate creates a confidence interval indicating that the true rate lies between the lower and upper bounds of this interval with 95 % statistical confidence.
Source: 1990- 2012 Michigan Resident Birth and Death Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Community Health.


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