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Oregon Birth Data

Demographic Characteristics of Mother by County, Race and Ethnicity,
Polk County, Oregon Residents, 1999-2001
Non-Hispanic Hispanic
(All Races)
  Total
Births
White African
American
American
Indian
Asian Other
Asian
and
Hawaiian*
Other
Total Births 2,154 1,700 2 32 8 27 21 364
Mothers Age <15 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
15-19 273 193 0 6 0 3 5 66
20-24 611 472 1 12 2 3 8 113
25-29 578 465 0 7 1 11 5 89
30-34 433 353 0 3 1 7 2 67
35-39 195 173 1 2 3 1 0 15
40-44 55 39 0 1 1 2 0 12
45+ 5 4 0 0 0 0 1 0
Marital Status Unmarried 621 452 2 16 0 3 11 137
Married 1,532 1,247 0 16 8 24 10 227
Education 8th Grade
or Less
96 10 0 1 0 0 0 85
9th Grade 74 32 0 0 0 0 0 42
10th Grade 79 58 0 3 0 0 1 17
11th Grade 126 92 0 5 0 2 0 27
12th Grade 664 534 1 12 1 5 3 108
Some College 573 502 1 8 2 10 2 48
College 274 257 0 2 3 5 0 7
Post-
Baccalaureate
198 184 0 1 2 3 0 8
Unknown 70 31 0 0 0 2 15 22
Pregnancy Order One 632 490 0 7 3 10 7 115
Two 616 495 1 11 1 8 6 94
Three 429 344 0 8 1 5 3 68
Four+ 477 371 1 6 3 4 5 87
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Start of
Prenatal
Care
No
Prenatal
Care
20 8 0 0 1 0 0 11
1st Trimester 1,743 1,443 2 22 4 23 13 236
2nd Trimester 338 220 0 9 3 3 5 98
3rd Trimester 48 25 0 1 0 0 3 19
Unknown 5 4 0 0 0 1 0 0
Prenatal Care Inadequate
Care
86 43 0 1 1 0 4 37
Adequate
Care
2,053 1,646 2 31 6 26 17 325
Unknown 15 11 0 0 1 1 0 2
* Other Asian and Hawaiian includes: Hawaiian, Filipino, and Other Asian and Pacific Islander.