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Birth Outcomes of Infants by Race and Ethnicity of Mother
Birth Outcomes of Infants by Race and Ethnicity of Mother,
Multnomah County, Oregon Residents, 2004-2006



Non-Hispanic Hispanic (All Races)
White African American American Indian Asian Other Asian and Hawaiian Other
Total
Total Births 18,634 2,063 349 378 2,153 364 5,204 29,145
Birthweight 1499 Gr. or Less Total 192 40 5 3 25 1 54 320
<28 Weeks 73 17 2 0 10 0 27 129
28-36 Weeks 99 18 2 3 13 1 22 158
37-41 Weeks 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 5
Unknown 17 5 1 0 1 0 4 28
1500-2499 Grams Total 920 182 20 14 147 17 246 1,546
<28 Weeks 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
28-36 Weeks 534 90 17 8 78 11 147 885
37-41 Weeks 320 74 2 3 59 4 80 542
42+ Weeks 10 5 0 0 1 0 6 22
Unknown 54 13 1 3 9 2 13 95
2500+ Grams Total 17,522 1,841 324 361 1,981 346 4,904 27,279
<28 Weeks 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 4
28-36 Weeks 652 84 17 4 87 13 238 1,095
37-41 Weeks 14,376 1,458 256 309 1,639 289 3,950 22,277
42+ Weeks 1,217 121 22 25 130 19 402 1,936
Unknown 1,274 178 29 23 125 25 313 1,967
Tobacco Used Yes 2,395 372 96 9 106 46 166 3,190
No 16,164 1,676 252 367 2,040 312 5,016 25,827
Unknown 75 15 1 2 7 6 22 128
Birth Order 1st 8,784 768 132 177 908 170 1,674 12,613
2nd 6,050 589 107 158 720 114 1,618 9,356
3rd 2,330 380 63 39 325 48 1,111 4,296
4th 842 161 22 3 106 21 505 1,660
5+ 624 164 25 1 94 9 295 1,212
Unknown 4 1 0 0 0 2 1 8
Prenatal Care No Care 150 42 7 4 34 7 64 308
Little or Late 750 157 31 12 139 17 457 1,563
Adequate 17,650 1,851 309 362 1,972 338 4,670 27,152
Unknown 84 13 2 0 8 2 13 122
Payment Source Private Insurance 12,840 634 133 253 1,484 232 1,256 16,832
Self-Pay 438 38 9 8 49 8 157 707
Public Insurance 5,096 1,332 197 115 602 111 3,747 11,200
Multiple Mention 217 48 7 1 11 11 28 323
Unknown 43 11 3 1 7 2 16 83
* Other Asian and Hawaiian includes: Hawaiian, Filipino, and Other Asian and Pacific Islander.