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Wasco County Birth Outcomes of Infants by Race and Ethnicity of Mother
Birth Outcomes of Infants by Race and Ethnicity of Mother,
Wasco County, Oregon Residents, 2000-2002

Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic
(All Races)
White African
American
American
Indian
Other
Asian and
Hawaiian
Other
Total Births 887 684 3 34 10 6 150
Birthweight 1499 Gr.
or Less
Total 13 10 0 1 0 1 1
<28 Weeks 9 7 0 1 0 1 0
28-36 Weeks 3 2 0 0 0 0 1
37-41 Weeks 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
1500-2499
Grams
Total 24 19 1 1 0 0 3
28-36 Weeks 13 10 0 1 0 0 2
37-41 Weeks 9 7 1 0 0 0 1
42+ Weeks 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
2500+
Grams
Total 850 655 2 32 10 5 146
28-36 Weeks 34 23 1 2 0 0 8
37-41 Weeks 617 479 1 23 10 4 100
42+ Weeks 123 95 0 3 0 0 25
Unknown 76 58 0 4 0 1 13
Tobacco
Used
Yes 167 149 0 10 3 0 5
No 715 531 3 24 7 6 144
Unknown 5 4 0 0 0 0 1
Alcohol
Used
Yes 14 11 0 3 0 0 0
No 857 659 3 31 10 6 148
Unknown 16 14 0 0 0 0 2
Drug Use 5 4 0 0 1 0 0
Birth Order 1st 337 266 0 13 2 3 53
2nd 297 228 1 12 3 2 51
3rd 139 109 2 4 3 0 21
4th 71 46 0 5 2 1 17
5+ 43 35 0 0 0 0 8
Prenatal
Care
No Care 10 7 0 1 1 0 1
Little or Late 29 18 0 5 3 1 2
Adequate 845 656 3 28 6 5 147
Unknown 3 3 0 0 0 0 0
Payment
Source
Private Insurance 479 423 3 10 5 2 36
Self-Pay 28 22 0 0 0 1 5
Public Insurance 366 227 0 24 5 3 107
Unknown 14 12 0 0 0 0 2
* Other Asian and Hawaiian includes: Hawaiian, Filipino, and Other Asian and Pacific Islander.