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Oregon Vital Statistics Annual Report

     Oregon Vital Statistics Annual Report 1995, Volume 1

TABLE 2-20.

MATERNAL RISK FACTORS BY RACE AND ETHNICITY OF MOTHER, OREGON RESIDENTS, 1995

                        -------------------PERCENTAGE---------------------                                                                                                        
MOTHER'S          TOTAL |  I   |  L  |     |     |  A  | L Y |  U  |  T  |                                                                                          
RACE/            BIRTHS |  N   |  E  |     |  4+ |  L  | E E |  N  |  O  |                                                                
ETHNICITY               |  A C |  S  | AGE |     |  C  | S A |  M  |  B  |
                        |  D A |  S  |     | L B |  O  | S R |  A  |  A  |
                        |  E R |     | 35  | I I |  H  |   S |  R  |  C  |
                        |  Q E |  T  |     | V R |  O  | T E |  R  |  C  |
                        |  U   |  H  | OR  | E T |  L  | H D |  I  |  O  |
                        |  A   |  A  |OVER |   H |     | A U |  E  |     |
                        |  T   |  N  |     |   S |  U  | N C |  D  |  U  |
                        |  E   |     |     |     |  S  |   . |     |  S  |                                            
                        |      | 18  |     |     |  E  | 12  |     |  E  |
----------------------------------RACE------------------------------------                                                                                                                    
TOTAL             42,715   5.8   4.9  11.6  10.3   2.5  20.9  28.9  17.8
WHITE             39,566   5.7   4.7  11.6  10.3   2.5  20.8  28.0  18.0
AFRICAN AMERICAN     872  10.4  13.9   7.8  11.6   4.0  28.6  70.8  24.1
INDIAN               628  11.8  10.0   8.1  15.0   6.7  35.5  54.0  31.7
CHINESE              222   1.4     -  21.6   2.7     -   8.6   5.0     -
JAPANESE             110   1.8   1.8  22.7   4.5   1.8   2.7   7.3   5.5
HAWAIIAN              31     -     -  12.9  12.9   3.2  12.9  38.7  32.3
OTHER NONWHITE        58  12.1   6.9   1.7  15.5     -  53.4  53.4   3.4
FILIPINO             198   5.6   1.5  18.2   6.1   1.5   9.1  14.6   6.1
OTHER ASIAN & 
  PACIFIC ISLANDER 1,006   5.6   1.8  12.0   7.9   0.9  15.3  21.0   4.5
UNKNOWN RACE          24   8.3   4.2  37.5  20.8     -   8.3  29.2   8.3
--------------------------------MOTHER'S ETHNICITY------------------------                                                                                                                 
HISPANIC           4,996  12.2   8.4   6.3  15.0   1.0  60.9  36.0   4.3
WHITE              4,860  12.3   8.4   6.3  14.9   1.0  61.3  35.4   4.2
AFRICAN AMERICAN      13   7.7   7.7  15.4   7.7   7.7  30.8  76.9  15.4
INDIAN                51   7.8  19.6   7.8  17.6     -  54.9  56.9  15.7
CHINESE                1     -     -     -     -     -     -     -     -
JAPANESE               1     -     -     -     - 100.0     -     -     -
HAWAIIAN               1     -     -     - 100.0     -     - 100.0     -
OTHER NONWHITE        58  12.1   6.9   1.7  15.5     -  53.4  53.4   3.4
FILIPINO               2     -     -     -     -     -     -  50.0     -
OTHER ASIAN & 
  PACIFIC ISLANDER     5     -     -  20.0     -     -  20.0  40.0     -
UNKNOWN RACE           4  25.0     -  25.0  25.0     -  25.0  50.0  25.0
NON-HISPANIC       37,683  5.0   4.4  12.3   9.7   2.7  15.6  28.0  19.6
WHITE              34,689  4.8   4.2  12.3   9.7   2.7  15.1  27.0  19.9
AFRICAN AMERICAN      859 10.5  14.0   7.7  11.6   4.0  28.5  70.7  24.2
INDIAN                577 12.1   9.2   8.1  14.7   7.3  33.8  53.7  33.1
CHINESE               221  1.4     -  21.7   2.7     -   8.6   5.0     -
JAPANESE              108  1.9   1.9  23.1   4.6   0.9   2.8   7.4   5.6
HAWAIIAN               30    -     -  13.3  10.0   3.3  13.3  36.7  33.3
FILIPINO              196  5.6   1.5  18.4   6.1   1.5   9.2  14.3   6.1
OTHER ASIAN & 
  PACIFIC ISLANDER    999  5.6   1.8  12.0   7.9   0.9  15.3  20.9   4.5
UNKNOWN RACE            4    -     -  25.0     -     -     -     -     -
UNKNOWN ETHNICITY      36  5.6   5.6  27.8  22.2   2.8  13.9  30.6  13.9
- Quantity is zero.
NOTE: Risk factors experessed as a percentage of mothers within each risk category.
WARNING: Percentages based on less than 5 events may be unreliable.
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