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Oregon Vital Statistics Annual Report

     Oregon Vital Statistics Annual Report 1995, Volume 1

TABLE 2-10.

PRENATAL CARE BY MOTHER'S RACE AND ETHNICITY, OREGON RESIDENTS, 1995

    
MOTHER'S        TOTAL        FIRST        INADEQUATE  
RACE/ETHNICITY  BIRTHS  TRIMESTER CARE  PRENATAL CARE   
                        ==============  ==============
                        NUMBER PERCENT  NUMBER PERCENT
----------------------- RACE -------------------------               
TOTAL           42,715  33,534   78.5   2,495     5.8
WHITE           39,566  31,223   78.9   2,249     5.7
AFRICAN 
  AMERICAN         872     632   72.5      91    10.4
AMERICAN 
  INDIAN           628     421   67.0      74    11.8
CHINESE            222     186   83.8       3     1.4
JAPANESE           110      96   87.3       2     1.8
HAWAIIAN            31      19   61.3       -       -
OTHER NON-WHITE     58      39   67.2       7    12.1
FILIPINO           198     163   82.3      11     5.6
OTHER ASIAN & 
  PACIFIC 
    ISLANDER     1,006     737   73.3      56     5.6
UNKNOWN RACE        24      18   75.0       2     8.3
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    MOTHER'S        TOTAL        FIRST        INADEQUATE  
RACE/ETHNICITY  BIRTHS  TRIMESTER CARE  PRENATAL CARE   
                        ==============  ==============
                        NUMBER PERCENT  NUMBER PERCENT  
------------------ RACE/ETHNICITY ------------------- 
HISPANIC         4,996   3,159   63.2     609    12.2
WHITE            4,860   3,067   63.1     596    12.3
AFRICAN 
  AMERICAN          13       9   69.2       1     7.7
AMERICAN 
  INDIAN            51      33   64.7       4     7.8
CHINESE              1       1  100.0       -       -
JAPANESE             1       1  100.0       -       -
HAWAIIAN             1       1  100.0       -       -
OTHER NON-WHITE     58      39   67.2       7    12.1
FILIPINO             2       1   50.0       -       -
OTHER ASIAN & 
  PACIFIC 
    ISLANDER         5       4   80.0       -       -
UNKNOWN RACE         4       3   75.0       1    25.0

        
    NON-HISPANIC    37,683  30,348   80.5   1,884     5.0
WHITE           34,689  28,143   81.1   1,652     4.8
AFRICAN 
  AMERICAN         859     623   72.5      90    10.5
AMERICAN 
  INDIAN           577     388   67.2      70    12.1
CHINESE            221     185   83.7       3     1.4
JAPANESE           108      94   87.0       2     1.9
HAWAIIAN            30      18   60.0       -       -
FILIPINO           196     162   82.7      11     5.6
OTHER ASIAN & 
  PACIFIC 
    ISLANDER       999     731   73.2      56     5.6
UNKNOWN RACE         4       4  100.0       -       -

        
                   
UNKNOWN ETHNICITY   36      27   75.0       2     5.6

      
  
- Quantity is zero.
Less than five prenatal visits or care began in the third trimester.
WARNING: Percentages based on less than 5 events may be unreliable.
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