Infant mortality rate in Alabama

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Infant mortality rate

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Number of deaths to infants under one year of age per 1,000 live births.

Data Source:
Alabama Department of Public Health, Center for Health Statistics. County Health Profiles (2003-2013).

Depending on the county and the specific indicator, percentages and rates are sometimes computed using a small number of cases. Since measurement error is potentially higher when the number of events is small and the resulting rates/percentages are not as stable as those based on larger numbers, caution should be exercised in using data based on limited numbers.