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Deschutes County Birth Outcomes of Infants by Race and Ethnicity of Mother
Birth Outcomes of Infants by Race and Ethnicity of Mother,
Deschutes County, Oregon Residents, 2001-2003

Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic (All Races)
White African American American Indian Asian Other
Asian and
Hawaiian
Other
Total Births 4,542 3,979 13 45 12 58 9 426
Birthweight 1499 Gr. or Less Total 46 40 0 0 0 0 0 6
<28 Weeks 20 16 0 0 0 0 0 4
28-36 Weeks 22 20 0 0 0 0 0 2
Unknown 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
1500-2499 Grams Total 241 212 0 5 0 4 0 20
28-36 Weeks 152 135 0 2 0 3 0 12
37-41 Weeks 83 73 0 2 0 1 0 7
42+ Weeks 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 4 2 0 1 0 0 0 1
2500+ Grams Total 4,255 3,727 13 40 12 54 9 400
<28 Weeks 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
28-36 Weeks 180 159 0 1 1 3 0 16
37-41 Weeks 3,759 3,288 12 34 11 47 8 359
42+ Weeks 244 217 0 2 0 4 1 20
Unknown 71 62 1 3 0 0 0 5
Tobacco Used Yes 620 583 2 11 0 5 1 18
No 3,901 3,376 11 34 12 53 7 408
Unknown 21 20 0 0 0 0 1 0
Alcohol Used Yes 74 67 0 1 0 0 0 6
No 4,439 3,885 13 44 12 58 8 419
Unknown 29 27 0 0 0 0 1 1
Drug Use Single 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
Multiple 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Birth Order 1st 1,915 1,700 3 21 6 21 7 157
2nd 1,515 1,318 7 13 5 25 1 146
3rd 738 643 0 6 1 8 1 79
4th 232 197 2 0 0 3 0 30
5+ 136 115 1 5 0 1 0 14
Unknown 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
Prenatal Care No Care 9 8 0 0 0 0 0 1
Little or Late 99 77 1 4 0 1 0 16
Adequate 4,431 3,893 12 41 12 57 7 409
Unknown 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 0
Payment Source Private Insurance 2,645 2,473 4 21 8 41 5 93
Self-Pay 139 122 0 1 0 2 1 13
Public Insurance 1,734 1,364 9 22 4 14 2 319
Multiple Mention 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 19 15 0 1 0 1 1 1
* Other Asian and Hawaiian includes: Hawaiian, Filipino, and Other Asian and Pacific Islander.