Infant Mortality Data
Preparing for a Lifetime, It’s Everyone’s Responsibility works to positively impact factors that contribute to lower infant mortality in Oklahoma. Since planning for this statewide initiative began in 2007, the infant mortality rate has decreased from 8.6 to 6.9 in 2021.
The Oklahoma Infant Mortality County Report provides a snapshot of key indicators that support the infant mortality reduction initiative in Oklahoma. The report includes an overview of the birth population, infant mortality rates, low birth weight, preterm rates and a socioeconomic status overview for each county. The definition and source for each indicator is included in the technical notes section.
Cesarean Deliveries in Oklahoma 2011-2015 (May 2017) Report provides an overview of cesarean deliveries & Oklahoma's efforts to improve the health of the maternal and child health population.