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

Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic (All Races)
White African American American Indian Asian Other
Asian and
Hawaiian
Other
Total Births 2,298 1,743 11 37 9 28 42 428
Birthweight 1499 Gr. or Less Total 22 19 0 0 0 0 0 3
<28 Weeks 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 1
28-36 Weeks 14 12 0 0 0 0 0 2
37-41 Weeks 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
1500-2499 Grams Total 100 74 1 2 1 0 4 18
28-36 Weeks 59 43 1 2 1 0 2 10
37-41 Weeks 34 26 0 0 0 0 1 7
42+ Weeks 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 5 3 0 0 0 0 1 1
2500+ Grams Total 2,176 1,650 10 35 8 28 38 407
28-36 Weeks 81 61 0 1 0 1 1 17
37-41 Weeks 1,858 1,414 10 31 7 23 33 340
42+ Weeks 188 134 0 2 0 3 4 45
Unknown 49 41 0 1 1 1 0 5
Tobacco Used Yes 271 236 3 9 0 0 9 14
No 2,004 1,494 8 28 9 28 33 404
Unknown 23 13 0 0 0 0 0 10
Alcohol Used Yes 16 14 0 1 0 0 0 1
No 2,257 1,714 11 36 9 28 42 417
Unknown 25 15 0 0 0 0 0 10
Drug Use Single 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
Multiple 30 25 0 1 0 1 2 1
Birth Order 1st 857 653 4 12 5 13 17 153
2nd 774 620 4 9 0 10 13 118
3rd 403 295 1 6 3 3 8 87
4th 155 108 1 4 0 2 3 37
5+ 109 67 1 6 1 0 1 33
Prenatal Care No Care 24 13 0 1 0 1 0 9
Little or Late 96 65 1 3 0 0 0 27
Adequate 2,176 1,663 10 33 9 27 42 392
Unknown 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Payment Source Private Insurance 1,357 1,163 7 18 7 15 26 121
Self-Pay 76 34 0 0 0 2 1 39
Public Insurance 826 513 4 17 2 10 13 267
Multiple Mention 31 26 0 1 0 1 2 1
Unknown 8 7 0 1 0 0 0 0
* Other Asian and Hawaiian includes: Hawaiian, Filipino, and Other Asian and Pacific Islander.