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Vital Statistics County Data

Vital Statistics County Data 1995

Table 16.

Low Birthweight Infants by County of Residence, Oregon, 1995

    
                         LOW BIRTHWEIGHT INFANTS
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                        TOTAL LOW
COUNTY OF        TOTAL    BIRTH-     <=1499  1500-2499
RESIDENCE       BIRTHS    WEIGHT      GRAMS     GRAMS

TOTAL           42,715     2,345       374     1,971
BAKER              184        11         2         9
BENTON             800        50         7        43
CLACKAMAS        3,921       203        42       161
CLATSOP            423        33         9        24
COLUMBIA           458        22         3        19
COOS               593        34         8        26
CROOK              214        10         -        10
CURRY              201        14         2        12
DESCHUTES        1,212        60         7        53
DOUGLAS          1,141        75         8        67
GILLIAM             14         1         -         1
GRANT               98         5         -         5
HARNEY              75         2         -         2
HOOD RIVER         300        25         4        21
JACKSON          2,149       134        19       115
JEFFERSON          260        13         -        13
JOSEPHINE          811        40         5        35
KLAMATH            856        49         9        40
LAKE                94         4         -         4
LANE             3,644       193        33       160
LINCOLN            427        25         2        23
LINN             1,347        75        17        58
MALHEUR            509        25         1        24
MARION           4,238       221        33       188
MORROW             136         6         -         6
MULTNOMAH        8,989       541        91       450
POLK               674        39         7        32
SHERMAN             18         1         -         1
TILLAMOOK          247        16         6        10
UMATILLA         1,009        63        12        51
UNION              289        12         2        10
WALLOWA             67         2         1         1
WASCO              279        12         1        11
WASHINGTON       5,970       282        40       242
WHEELER             22         2         -         2
YAMHILL          1,046        45         3        42

        
    
               RATE FOR
                ALL LOW   RATE FOR   RATE FOR
COUNTY OF        BIRTH-    <=1499   1500-2499
RESIDENCE        WEIGHT    GRAMS     GRAMS

TOTAL             54.9       8.8      46.1
BAKER             59.8      10.9      48.9
BENTON            62.5       8.8      53.8
CLACKAMAS         51.8      10.7      41.1
CLATSOP             78      21.3      56.7
COLUMBIA            48       6.6      41.5
COOS              57.3      13.5      43.8
CROOK             46.7         -      46.7
CURRY             69.7        10      59.7
DESCHUTES         49.5       5.8      43.7
DOUGLAS           65.7         7      58.7
GILLIAM           71.4         -      71.4
GRANT               51         -        51
HARNEY            26.7         -      26.7
HOOD RIVER        83.3      13.3        70
JACKSON           62.4       8.8      53.5
JEFFERSON           50         0        50
JOSEPHINE         49.3       6.2      43.2
KLAMATH           57.2      10.5      46.7
LAKE              42.6         -      42.6
LANE                53       9.1      43.9
LINCOLN           58.5       4.7      53.9
LINN              55.7      12.6      43.1
MALHEUR           49.1      2.0      47.2
MARION            52.1       7.8      44.4
MORROW            44.1         -      44.1
MULTNOMAH         60.2      10.1      50.1
POLK              57.9      10.4      47.5
SHERMAN           55.6         -      55.6
TILLAMOOK         64.8      24.3      40.5
UMATILLA          62.4      11.9      50.5
UNION             41.5       6.9      34.6
WALLOWA           29.9      14.9      14.9
WASCO               43       3.6      39.4
WASHINGTON       47.2       6.7      40.5
WHEELER           90.9         -      90.9
YAMHILL             43      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 are unreliable.

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