Regional Infant Mortality Rate; White
This indicator measures the infant mortality rate by region per 1,000 live births for White infants within their first year of life. When the number of infant deaths is below 20 for the county, the perinatal region rate is substituted for the total county rate. * indicates that the county rate is being displayed. Ohio Perinatal Regions breakdown as follows: Region 1 (Cincinnati): Adams, Brown, Clinton, Highland, Warren, Butler, Clermont, Hamilton. Region 2 (Dayton): Allen, Auglaize, Champaign, Clark, Darke, Greene, Hancock, Hardin, Logan, Mercer, Miami, Montgomery, Paulding, Preble, Putnam, Shelby, Van Wert. Region 3 (Toledo): Defiance, Erie, Fulton, Henry, Huron, Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca, Williams, Wood. Region 4 (Columbus): Athens, Belmont, Coshocton, Delaware, Fairfield, Fayette, Franklin, Gallia, Guernsey, Harrison, Hocking, Jackson, Jefferson, Knox, Lawrence, Licking, Madison, Marion, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Morrow, Muskingum, Noble, Perry, Pickaway, Pike, Ross, Scioto, Union, Vinton, Washington, Wyandot. Region 5 (Cleveland): Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain. Region 6 (Akron): Ashland, Carroll, Columbiana, Crawford, Holmes, Medina, Mahoning, Portage, Richland, Start, Summit, Trumbull, Tuscarawas, Wayne
Measurement Period: 2012
HP 2020 Target:Healthy People 2020 target: Reduce the infant mortality rate to 6 deaths per 1,000 live births.
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