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Infant Mortality Statistics

#### Infant Mortality in Illinois by County of Residence

 

*Figure does not meet standards of reliability or precision

Infant Mortality in #### by Year

 

#### Age Demographics

 

Neonatal - 0-27 days
Postneonatal - 28 days-11 months

#### Gender Demographics

 

#### Race Demographics

 

Illinois Infant Mortality By Year

 
Infant Demographics 2015 Deaths 2015 IMR 2016 Deaths 2016 IMR 2017 Deaths 2017 IMR 2018 Deaths 2018 IMR
Total 952 6 985 6.4 912 6.1 943 6.5
Sex
Male 550 6.8 548 6.9 532 7 540 7.3
Female 402 5.2 437 5.8 380 5.2 403 5.7
Age
Neonatal 667 4.2 697 4.5 629 4.2 661 4.6
Postneonatal 285 1.8 288 1.9 283 1.9 282 1.9
Race/Ethnicity
NH White 386 4.4 395 4.7 352 4.3 397 5
NH Black 343 12.6 354 13.4 351 13.2 347 13.7
NH Other 35 3.4 33 3.1 41 4 39 3.9
Hispanic 188 5.5 203 6.2 168 5.3 160 5.3

Infant Deaths and Infant Mortality Rates (IMR) by Resident County, Illinois Residents, 2015-2018

Resident County 2015 Deaths 2015 IMR 2016 Deaths 2016 IMR 2017 Deaths 2017 IMR 2018 Deaths 2018 IMR
ILLINOIS 952 6.0 985 6.4 912 6.1 943 6.5
Adams 7 * 6 * 4 * 5 *
Alexander 2 * 1 * 0 * 0 *
Bond 1 * 0 * 0 * 2 *
Boone 2 * 1 * 1 * 7 *
Brown 0 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
Bureau 3 * 2 * 0 * 1 *
Calhoun 1 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
Carroll 0 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
Cass 1 * 1 * 0 * 0 *
Champaign 12 5.0 20 8.4 15 6.5 25 11.1
Christian 2 * 1 * 2 * 3 *
Clark 0 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
Clay 0 * 1 * 0 * 1 *
Clinton 2 * 2 * 2 * 1 *
Coles 4 * 7 * 2 * 2 *
Cook 479 7.0 474 7.1 394 6.1 418 6.8
Chicago 311 7.9 270 7.1 241 6.6 245 7.0
Suburban Cook 168 5.7 204 7.1 153 5.5 173 6.4
Crawford 1 * 0 * 1 * 0 *
Cumberland 1 * 0 * 0 * 1 *
DeKalb 4 * 4 * 6 * 7 *
DeWitt 2 * 0 * 0 * 3 *
Douglas 1 * 1 * 0 * 2 *
DuPage 33 3.0 40 3.7 38 3.7 40 3.9
Edgar 0 * 1 * 2 * 1 *
Edwards 1 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
Effingham 5 * 5 * 0 * 3 *
Fayette 0 * 1 * 1 * 1 *
Ford 0 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
Franklin 2 * 3 * 3 * 4 *
Fulton 3 * 3 * 1 * 1 *
Gallatin 1 * 0 * 1 * 2 *
Greene 0 * 0 * 1 * 1 *
Grundy 4 * 0 * 4 * 5 *
Hamilton 0 * 0 * 1 * 0 *
Hancock 1 * 0 * 1 * 2 *
Hardin 1 * 1 * 2 * 1 *
Henderson 0 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
Henry 1 * 5 * 0 * 6 *
Iroquois 2 * 4 * 1 * 1 *
Jackson 4 * 3 * 3 * 4 *
Jasper 1 * 2 * 1 * 1 *
Jefferson 1 * 4 * 7 * 11 24.9
Jersey 4 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
Jo Daviess 0 * 1 * 3 * 2 *
Johnson 1 * 2 * 0 * 1 *
Kane 33 4.9 39 5.8 19 3.0 37 5.8
Kankakee 9 * 14 10.3 15 11.6 6 *
Kendall 10 6.2 6 * 11 7.4 8 *
Knox 4 * 3 * 3 * 0 *
Lake 36 4.7 27 3.5 38 5.0 32 4.5
LaSalle 14 10.9 8 * 8 * 8 *
Lawrence 0 * 1 * 1 * 1 *
Lee 3 * 1 * 1 * 0 *
Livingston 4 * 2 * 0 * 3 *
Logan 3 * 2 * 2 * 1 *
McDonough 1 * 0 * 7 * 0 *
McHenry 14 4.3 12 3.9 9 * 10 3.3
McLean 19 8.9 8 * 16 8.0 11 6.0
Macon 14 10.2 9 * 10 7.7 10 7.9
Macoupin 4 * 3 * 3 * 2 *
Madison 21 6.8 23 7.5 23 8.0 29 10.1
Marion 4 * 2 * 1 * 7 *
Marshall 1 * 1 * 1 * 0 *
Mason 3 * 0 * 0 * 1 *
Massac 6 * 1 * 1 * 1 *
Menard 0 * 2 * 2 * 0 *
Mercer 0 * 0 * 2 * 0 *
Monroe 1 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
Montgomery 2 * 2 * 1 * 7 *
Morgan 1 * 3 * 4 * 2 *
Moultrie 0 * 1 * 1 * 0 *
Ogle 1 * 6 * 3 * 3 *
Peoria 15 5.6 22 8.7 28 11.1 18 7.2
Perry 2 * 1 * 1 * 1 *
Piatt 1 * 0 * 1 * 0 *
Pike 0 * 1 * 4 * 3 *
Pope 0 * 0 * 0 * 1 *
Pulaski 0 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
Putnam 0 * 1 * 0 * 0 *
Randolph 0 * 3 * 1 * 6 *
Richland 1 * 3 * 2 * 0 *
Rock Island 8 * 11 6.2 14 8.4 5 *
St. Clair 23 6.7 30 9.3 37 11.5 22 7.1
Saline 3 * 1 * 4 * 2 *
Sangamon 15 6.5 23 10.2 14 6.1 18 8.0
Schuyler 1 * 0 * 1 * 1 *
Scott 0 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
Shelby 1 * 1 * 4 * 1 *
Stark 1 * 1 * 0 * 0 *
Stephenson 4 * 3 * 5 * 5 *
Tazewell 4 * 7 * 5 * 13 9.4
Union 1 * 2 * 1 * 0 *
Vermilion 8 * 16 15.7 11 11.2 12 12.9
Wabash 3 * 0 * 0 * 0 *
Warren 1 * 2 * 2 * 0 *
Washington 0 * 0 * 1 * 2 *
Wayne 2 * 1 * 3 * 3 *
White 0 * 2 * 0 * 0 *
Whiteside 1 * 0 * 6 * 4 *
Will 33 4.2 52 6.7 41 5.5 49 6.7
Williamson 6 * 1 * 9 * 5 *
Winnebago 20 5.5 25 6.7 35 10.0 21 6.0
Woodford 0 * 3 * 1 * 6 *

Infant Mortality Rates by Resident County, 5-year Moving Averages, Illinois Residents, Ending Years 2010-2018

Resident County 2006 - 2010 2007 - 2011 2008 - 2012 2009 - 2013 2010 - 2014 2011 - 2015 2012 - 2016 2013 - 2017 2014 - 2018
ILLINOIS 7 6.8 6.8 6.6 6.5 6.3 6.3 6.2 6.3
Adams 5.6 4.6 5.4 4.9 4.7 5.8 7 6.2 6.6
Alexander * * * * * * * * *
Bond * * * * * * * * *
Boone 5.3 6.4 6.5 5.4 5.7 5.2 3.5 * 4.8
Brown * * * * * * * * *
Bureau 5.7 * 5.6 6.8 * * 5.7 * *
Calhoun * * * * * * * * *
Carroll * * * * * * * * *
Cass * * * * * * * * *
Champaign 7.5 7.1 6.5 7.1 7.3 6.4 6.5 7 7.5
Christian 7.4 9.6 10 12.4 13 11.9 8.7 8.9 6.5
Clark * * * * * * * * *
Clay * * * * * * * * *
Clinton 4.8 4.8 5.8 5.8 4.8 4.7 5.2 4.7 *
Coles 6.8 5.8 7.5 7.8 7.4 7.8 9.3 7.5 7.1
Cook 7.4 7.3 7.3 7 6.9 6.9 6.8 6.6 6.7
Chicago 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.6 7.4 7.5 7.2 7 7.2
Suburban Cook 6.8 6.4 6.5 6.2 6.2 6 6.2 6 6.2
Crawford 13.2 14.7 13.6 14.4 13.3 11.4 * * *
Cumberland 16.8 * * * * * * * *
DeKalb 7.1 6.3 6 5.8 5.8 6.2 5.6 5.7 5.4
DeWitt * * * * 11.2 12.1 11.3 * *
Douglas * * * * * * * * *
DuPage 5.9 5.5 5.3 4.9 4.9 4.3 4 4 3.9
Edgar * * * * * * * * *
Edwards * * * * * * * * *
Effingham 8.3 6.6 4.9 5.8 7.3 8.1 9.9 8.8 7.4
Fayette * * * * * * * * *
Ford * * * * * * * * *
Franklin 8.1 9.8 9.4 9.3 9.3 7.1 6.7 6.2 5.9
Fulton 7.8 7.6 8.2 7.3 6.2 7 6.9 * *
Gallatin * * * * * * * * *
Greene * * * * * * * * *
Grundy 5.7 5.2 4.5 5 4.1 4.2 3.9 4.3 5
Hamilton * * * * * * * * *
Hancock * * * * * * * * *
Hardin * * * * * * * * *
Henderson * * * * * * * * *
Henry 3.9 5 5.8 6.3 6.7 5.1 5.5 4.5 5.3
Iroquois 6.2 * * 6.6 8.6 8 10.5 9.9 7.8
Jackson 7.5 8.3 10 9.8 9.4 8.4 7.2 5.5 5.3
Jasper * * * * * * * * *
Jefferson 5.6 7.8 7 7.2 7.1 5.8 4.9 6.4 10.5
Jersey 8.2 * * * * * * * *
Jo Daviess * * * * * * * * *
Johnson * * * * * * * * *
Kane 5.8 6.1 6.5 6.7 6.5 6 5.8 5.3 5.1
Kankakee 8.3 7.6 8.5 9.5 8.2 8.5 9.2 9.3 8.1
Kendall 4.4 4.7 5.1 5 5.6 5.8 5.6 5.7 6.1
Knox 7.9 9 9.3 8.9 8.5 8.3 6.4 6 5.3
Lake 5.5 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.3 5.2 4.7 4.6 4.5
LaSalle 7.7 7 7 5.7 5.2 6 6.3 6.6 7.6
Lawrence 13.5 * * * * * * * *
Lee * 5.8 7 * 5.6 5.6 * * *
Livingston 8.6 8.5 10.2 9 8.6 9.3 8.4 5.5 6.4
Logan 8.3 8.4 8.5 8.6 8.5 10.5 11.2 9.8 7.9
McDonough 6.8 * 7.5 8.8 * * * 7.8 *
McHenry 4.8 4.6 4.1 3.9 3.8 4 4.1 4.1 3.7
McLean 6.2 6.5 7.2 7.3 7.5 8.1 6.9 6.9 6.8
Macon 11 10.4 10 8 8.5 8.6 8 8.2 9
Macoupin 6.4 8.3 8.7 9.4 8.7 9.8 8.8 8.8 7.4
Madison 6.4 5.8 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.1 5.8 6.7 7.7
Marion 4.2 5 4.7 6.1 6.5 6.8 6 6.5 7.7
Marshall * * * * * * * * *
Mason * * * * * 14.6 * * *
Massac * * * * * * * * *
Menard * * * * * * * * *
Mercer * * * * * * * * *
Monroe * * * 6 6.1 * * * *
Montgomery 8.6 6.3 * * * * * * 8.7
Morgan * * * 5.3 5.8 5.9 7.1 7.5 6.6
Moultrie * * * * * * * * *
Ogle 5.7 4.9 5.7 5.5 6.4 4.9 6 6.1 6.8
Peoria 8.7 8.3 8.6 8.3 8.2 7.7 8 8.6 8.4
Perry * * * * * * * * *
Piatt * * * * * * * * *
Pike * * * * * * * * *
Pope * * * * * * * * *
Pulaski * * * * * * * * *
Putnam * * * * * * * * *
Randolph 5.5 * * * * * * * 6.6
Richland * * * * * * * * *
Rock Island 7.3 7.4 6.6 6.3 6.2 5.7 5.7 6.4 5.9
St. Clair 8.1 7 6.8 6.5 7.6 7.6 8.7 9.5 9.3
Saline 9.9 8.4 10.3 8.4 7.6 9.2 8.6 6.8 8.2
Sangamon 8.4 8.6 8.1 7.4 7.3 7.6 7.7 7.3 7.2
Schuyler * * * * * * * * *
Scott * * * * * * * * *
Shelby 10.2 * * * * * * * *
Stark * * * * * * * * *
Stephenson 6.7 5.1 6.3 5.2 4.4 5.2 6.4 7.3 8.9
Tazewell 6 5.8 5.8 5.2 6.2 5.7 5.2 5.1 5.3
Union * * * * * * * * *
Vermilion 7.3 7.7 8.9 8.9 8.6 9 10.6 10.2 11.1
Wabash * * * * * * * * *
Warren * * * * * * * * *
Washington * * * * * * * * *
Wayne * 10.6 11.7 11 11 9.7 * * *
White * * * * * * * * *
Whiteside 7.9 7.4 5.7 5.2 4.7 3.5 * 3.5 4.2
Will 6.9 6.9 6.4 6 5.8 5.1 5.3 5.4 5.8
Williamson 9.5 9.1 7.6 7 7.9 7.8 6.5 7.6 8.2
Winnebago 7.8 7.1 6.7 6.4 6.5 6 6.2 7 7.1
Woodford 5.8 5.2 4.8 * 5.5 * 4.6 4.6 6.6