Infant Mortality - Fetal Death Records

Rhode Island Numbers


  • Infant deaths are those that occur within the first year of life.
  • Neonatal deaths are infant deaths that occurred prior to the 28th day of life.
  • Late Fetal deaths, refers to fetal deaths of 28 weeks or more uterogestation.
  • Early Infant deaths occur after birth but before the seventh day of life.
  • Maternal deaths to pregnant women or to women within 42 days of the end of a pregnancy related to or aggravated by the pregnancy.