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Infant mortality rates in Illinois

Infant mortality rates

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Why This Indicator Matters

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Definition and Source



Five-year moving averages of deaths occurring to infants under 1 year of age per 1,000 live births. Data are rate per 1,000.

Data Source

Illinois Department of Public Health, More Detailed Infant Mortality Statistics available here. See Infant Mortality by County – 5-Year Moving Averages.


 S: Data Suppressed. This indicates that data did not meet standards of reliability.

The data source has not published new data for this indicator since 2019, but the indicator will be updated on the KIDS COUNT Data Center if or when new data are released. Until then, these data may provide useful historical information for those working in this field.

Last Updated

December 2022