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Sudden unexpected infant death rate (SUIDs)

This indicator shows the rate of sudden unexpected infant deaths (SUIDs) per 1,000 live births. Sudden unexpected infant deaths (SUIDs) include deaths from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), unknown cause, accidental suffocation and strangulation in bed. Three hundred and sixty-two babies died from SUIDs in Maryland from 2005-2009.

Measurement Period: 2010-2014

HP 2020:
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Data Trend

  • HP 2020: 0.84         0.86

    Jurisdiction2005-20092006-20102007-20112008-20122009-20132010-2014
    Maryland0.950.930.920.930.890.82


    Jurisdiction2005-20092006-20102007-20112008-20122009-20132010-2014
    Allegany21.952.271.411.431.76
    Anne Arundel0.680.650.710.770.690.64
    Baltimore City2.072.12.041.91.91.64
    Baltimore County0.920.780.60.670.640.7
    Calvert******
    Caroline***2.32**
    Carroll0.670.810.960.990.95*
    Cecil0.941.110.981.011.041.27
    Charles0.631.060.750.750.760.76
    Dorchester3.493.42.51***
    Frederick0.990.871.030.840.62*
    Garrett******
    Harford0.740.750.630.650.520.82
    Howard0.3***0.350.29
    Kent******
    Montgomery0.450.410.30.350.360.38
    Prince George's0.940.991.151.311.291.08
    Queen Anne's******
    Saint Mary's1.11.091.230.831.261.12
    Somerset******
    Talbot******
    Washington1.080.981.220.911.041.03
    Wicomico1.221.211.070.93**
    Worcester******

Data Details

  • Source Maryland DHMH Vital Statistics Administration (VSA)
    Numerator Number of infant deaths attributable to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), Accidental Suffocation and Strangulation in Bed (ASSB), and deaths of unknown cause
    Denominator Number of live births from Maryland DHMH Vital Statistics Administration (VSA)
    Reporting Threshold (*) 5. Rate not reported if below threshold. Counts may be available upon request.
    Calculation (Numerator/Denominator)*1,000
    Race/ ethnicity All races/ ethnicities (aggregated)
    Black Non-Hispanic
    Hispanic
    White Non-Hispanic
    Asian/ Pacific Islander Non-Hispanic
    Other None
 
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