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Infant mortality (rate per 1,000) in Kansas

Infant mortality (rate per 1,000)

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definition and Source



Infant Mortality Rate is defined as single-year infant deaths divided by single-year live births and multiplied by 1,000.

Data Source

Kansas Department of Health and Environment


The single-year numbers of infant deaths for most non-urban counties are too small to produce stable estimates.  Please be cautious when interpreting the trends for the rural counties.

Last Updated

December 2023