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Oregon Vital Statistics Annual Report

     Oregon Vital Statistics Annual Report 1995, Volume 1

TABLE 2-25.

LOW BIRTHWEIGHT INFANTS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE, OREGON, 1995

                                   
                        LOW BIRTHWEIGHT INFANTS      RATE FOR  RATE FOR   RATE FOR 
COUNTY OF   TOTAL   ===============================  ALL LOW   LESS THAN  1500-2499 
RESIDENCE   BIRTHS  TOTAL LOW  LESS THAN  1500-2499  BIRTH-     OR = TO     GRAMS     
                      BIRTH-     OR = TO    GRAMS    WEIGHT    1499 GRAMS
                      WEIGHT   1499 GRAMS
           =======  =========  ========== =========  ========  ========== =========
TOTAL       42,715     2,345         374     1,971     54.9        8.8       46.1
BAKER          184        11           2         9     59.8       10.9       48.9
BENTON         800        50           7        43     62.5        8.8       53.8
CLACKAMAS    3,921       203          42       161     51.8       10.7       41.1
CLATSOP        423        33           9        24     78.0       21.3       56.7
COLUMBIA       458        22           3        19     48.0        6.6       41.5
COOS           593        34           8        26     57.3       13.5       43.8
CROOK          214        10           -        10     46.7          -       46.7
CURRY          201        14           2        12     69.7       10.0       59.7
DESCHUTES    1,212        60           7        53     49.5        5.8       43.7
DOUGLAS      1,141        75           8        67     65.7        7.0       58.7
GILLIAM         14         1           -         1     71.4          -       71.4
GRANT           98         5           -         5     51.0          -       51.0
HARNEY          75         2           -         2     26.7          -       26.7
HOOD RIVER     300        25           4        21     83.3       13.3       70.0
JACKSON      2,149       134          19       115     62.4        8.8       53.5
JEFFERSON      260        13           -        13     50.0          -       50.0
JOSEPHINE      811        40           5        35     49.3        6.2       43.2
KLAMATH        856        49           9        40     57.2       10.5       46.7
LAKE            94         4           -         4     42.6          -       42.6
LANE         3,644       193          33       160     53.0        9.1       43.9
LINCOLN        427        25           2        23     58.5        4.7       53.9
LINN         1,347        75          17        58     55.7       12.6       43.1
MALHEUR        509        25           1        24     49.1       2.0       47.2
MARION       4,238       221          33       188     52.1        7.8       44.4
MORROW         136         6           -         6     44.1          -       44.1
MULTNOMAH    8,989       541          91       450     60.2       10.1       50.1
POLK           674        39           7        32     57.9       10.4       47.5
SHERMAN         18         1           -         1     55.6          -       55.6
TILLAMOOK      247        16           6        10     64.8       24.3       40.5
UMATILLA     1,009        63          12        51     62.4       11.9       50.5
UNION          289        12           2        10     41.5        6.9       34.6
WALLOWA         67         2           1         1     29.9       14.9       14.9
WASCO          279        12           1        11     43.0        3.6       39.4
WASHINGTON   5,970       282          40       242    47.2        6.7       40.5
WHEELER         22         2           -         2     90.9          -       90.9
YAMHILL      1,046        45           3        42     43.0       2.9       40.2
- Quantity is zero.
Rate is significantly different than state.
All rates are per 1,000 births.
WARNING: Rates based on less than 5 events may be unreliable.
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