Infant Mortality Rates, Wisconsin and U.S.

Year Wisconsin U.S.
2012 5.7 5.9
2011 6.3 6.0
2010 5.7 6.1
2009 6.0 6.3
2008 7.0 6.5
2007 6.4 6.6
2006 6.4 6.6
2005 6.6 6.9
2004 6.0 6.8
2003 6.5 6.9
2002 6.9 7.0
2001 7.1 6.8
2000 6.6 6.9
1999 6.7 7.1
1998 7.2 7.2
1997 6.5 7.2
1996 7.3 7.3
1995 7.3 7.6
1994 7.9 8.0
1993 7.9 8.4
1992 7.3 8.5
1991 8.4 8.9
1990 8.4 9.2
1989 9.2 9.8
1988 8.5 10.0
1987 8.6 10.1
1986 9.3 10.4
1985 9.2 10.6

Source: Wisconsin data are from the Office of Health Informatics, Division of Public Health, Department of Health Services.

U.S. rates for 1980-2002 are from National Vital Statistics Reports, "Deaths: Final Data for 2002," Volume 53, No. 5, October 12, 2004. The U.S. rate for 2003 is from National Vital Statistics Reports, "Deaths: Preliminary Data for 2003," Volume 53, No. 15, February 28, 2005. The U.S. rate for 2004 is from National Vital Statistics Reports, "Deaths: Preliminary Data for 2004," Volume 54, No. 9, June 26, 2006. The U.S. rate for 2005 is from the National Center for Health Statistics, "Deaths: Preliminary data for 2005", Health E-Stats, September 2007. U.S. data for 2006, 2007 and 2008 are from National Vital Statistics Reports, "Births, marriages, divorces and deaths: provisional data for 2008." The U.S. rate for 2009 is from National Vital Statistics Reports, "Births, Marriages, Divorces, and Deaths: Provisional Data for 2009," Volume 58, No. 25, August 27, 2010. The U.S. rate for 2010 is from the "Provisional monthly and 12-month ending number of live births, deaths, and infant deaths and rates: United States, January 2009 - December 2010" report from the National Center for Health Statistics, CDC accessed January 24, 2012. The U.S. rates for 2011 and 2012 are from the "Provisional monthly and 12-month ending number of live births, deaths, and infant deaths and rates: United States, January 2011 - December 2012" report from the National Center for Health Statistics, CDC accessed May 13, 2014.

Last Revised: December 18, 2014