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Demographic Characteristics of Mother
Birth Outcomes of Infants by Race and Ethnicity of Mother,
Multnomah County, Oregon Residents, 2005-2007



Non-Hispanic Hispanic (All Races)
White African American American Indian Asian Other Asian and Hawaiian Other
Total
Total Births 19,044 2,144 353 426 2,148 508 5,508 30,131
Birthweight 1499 Gr. or Less Total 175 43 6 2 20 0 65 311
<28 Weeks 56 16 3 0 8 0 26 109
28-36 Weeks 87 20 2 2 8 0 22 141
37-41 Weeks 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 7
Unknown 28 7 1 0 3 0 15 54
1500-2499 Grams Total 930 188 23 17 149 24 265 1,596
<28 Weeks 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 4
28-36 Weeks 513 83 17 8 72 10 152 855
37-41 Weeks 300 72 3 6 58 8 75 522
42+ Weeks 8 4 1 0 3 0 5 21
Unknown 107 28 2 3 16 6 32 194
2500+ Grams Total 17,939 1,913 324 407 1,979 484 5,178 28,224
<28 Weeks 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 5
28-36 Weeks 629 91 17 13 80 20 242 1,092
37-41 Weeks 13,482 1,376 235 325 1,529 363 3,746 21,056
42+ Weeks 1,194 114 22 22 116 29 426 1,923
Unknown 2,631 332 50 47 254 72 762 4,148
Tobacco Used Yes 2,355 357 87 7 87 64 172 3,129
No 16,618 1,773 265 418 2,047 437 5,312 26,870
Unknown 71 14 1 1 14 7 24 132
Birth Order 1st 9,102 836 136 207 918 243 1,805 13,247
2nd 6,173 588 103 169 701 146 1,644 9,524
3rd 2,335 363 64 40 337 63 1,183 4,385
4th 837 177 27 9 105 36 546 1,737
5+ 592 179 23 1 87 17 329 1,228
Unknown 5 1 0 0 0 3 1 10
Prenatal Care No Care 147 39 7 1 33 12 59 298
Little or Late 754 155 31 15 156 26 469 1,606
Adequate 18,056 1,937 313 410 1,949 467 4,964 28,096
Unknown 87 13 2 0 10 3 16 131
Payment Source Private Insurance 13,218 704 146 282 1,488 300 1,363 17,501
Self-Pay 443 37 9 10 45 12 250 806
Public Insurance 5,135 1,338 184 134 592 176 3,846 11,405
Multiple Mention 204 57 11 0 12 16 28 328
Unknown 44 8 3 0 11 4 21 91
* Other Asian and Hawaiian includes: Hawaiian, Filipino, and Other Asian and Pacific Islander.