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Oregon Birth Data
Birth Outcomes of Infants by Race and Ethnicity of Mother,
Washington County, Oregon Residents, 1998-2000
Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic
(All Races)
White African
American
American
Indian
Asian Other
Asian
and
Hawaiian*
Other
Total Births 21,595 14,987 252 140 288 1,724 25 4,179
Birthweight 1499 Gr. or Less Total 187 133 2 2 4 14 0 32
<28 Weeks 51 32 1 2 0 4 0 12
28-36 Weeks 110 86 1 0 3 7 0 13
37-41 Weeks 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 2
42+ Weeks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 21 12 0 0 1 3 0 5
1500-2499 Grams Total 988 640 23 7 13 113 1 191
<28 Weeks 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
28-36 Weeks 511 345 6 5 8 55 0 92
37-41 Weeks 354 212 12 2 5 41 0 82
42+ Weeks 15 11 1 0 0 2 0 1
Unknown 105 71 4 0 0 15 1 14
2500+ Grams Total 20,420 14,214 227 131 271 1,597 24 3,956
<28 Weeks 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
28-36 Weeks 695 499 18 4 9 36 0 129
37-41 Weeks 16,182 11,341 164 95 217 1,311 22 3,032
42+ Weeks 2,147 1,432 26 24 18 125 1 521
Unknown 1,395 941 19 8 27 125 1 274
Tobacco Used Yes 1,635 1,469 22 24 3 33 3 81
No 19,881 13,472 229 115 284 1,686 19 4,076
Unknown 79 46 1 1 1 5 3 22
Alcohol Used Yes 195 174 1 1 2 3 1 13
No 21,283 14,735 250 137 285 1,713 21 4,142
Unknown 117 78 1 2 1 8 3 24
Drug Use Single 25 21 0 0 0 0 1 3
Multiple 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0
Birth Order 1st 9,099 6,350 97 65 129 871 10 1,577
2nd 7,132 5,076 87 36 115 576 5 1,237
3rd 3,362 2,294 36 21 33 193 2 783
4th 1,253 825 16 12 7 55 1 337
5+ 736 435 16 6 4 29 4 242
Unknown 13 7 0 0 0 0 3 3
Prenatal Care No Care 68 41 0 1 0 4 2 20
Little or Late 520 234 9 5 3 43 3 223
Adequate 20,930 14,659 243 134 285 1,672 17 3,920
Unknown 77 53 0 0 0 5 3 16
Payment Source Private Insurance 16,115 12,573 168 89 266 1,499 19 1,501
Self-Pay 923 227 6 1 11 28 0 650
Public Insurance 4,396 2,103 77 48 11 190 5 1,962
Multiple Mention 34 22 0 1 0 1 0 10
Unknown 127 62 1 1 0 6 1 56
* Other Asian and Hawaiian includes: Hawaiian, Filipino, and Other Asian and Pacific Islander.