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Table 2 Infant, neonatal and post-neonatal mortality risk by age group, stratified by race

From: Socioeconomic factors and adolescent pregnancy outcomes: distinctions between neonatal and post-neonatal deaths?

Race Age group Neonatal mortality Post-neonatal mortality
   Rate (per 1000 births) cOR (95% CI) Rate (per 1000 births) cOR (95% CI)
Non-Hispanic White 12–17 years 5.3 1.63 (1.02, 2.47) 4.4 2.58 (1.56, 4.24)
  18–19 years 3.7 1.14 (0.79, 1.64) 3.0 1.75 (1.11, 2.75)
  20–35 years 3.2 reference 1.7 reference
Non-Hispanic Black 12–17 years 10.4 1.41 (0.84, 2.39) 7.0 1.63 (0.84,3.19)
  18–19 years 9.0 1.23 (0.74, 2.04) 5.0 1.15 (0.59, 2.26)
  20–35 years 7.3 reference 4.3 reference
  1. cOR = crude odds ratio, CI = confidence intervals