At 5.5 per 1,000 live births, the infant mortality rate in Hackney is higher than the national and London rates, and higher than some of its statistical peers (Figure 15).

Figure 15: Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births (three-year average, 2013-15)

Figure 15: Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births (three-year average, 2013-15)
Figure 15: Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births (three-year average, 2013-15)

Source: Public Health Outcomes Framework. 3

Figure 16 shows that the rate has been fairly stable in Hackney since 2004-06, but rates have fallen across England and London over this period.

Figure 16: Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births (three-year average) over time (2004-06 to 2013-15)

Figure 16: Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births (three-year average) over time (2004-06 to 2013-15)
Figure 16: Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births (three-year average) over time (2004-06 to 2013-15)

Source: Public Health Outcomes Framework. 4

References

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  3. “Public Health Outcomes Framework,” Public Health England, 2016. [Online]. Available: http://www.phoutcomes.info/. [Accessed July 2016].
  4. “Public Health Outcomes Framework,” Public Health England, 2016. [Online]. Available: http://www.phoutcomes.info/. [Accessed July 2016].