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Oregon Birth Data

Birth Outcomes of Infants by Race and Ethnicity of Mother,
Clackamas County, Oregon Residents, 1999-2001
Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic
(All Races)
White African
American
American
Indian
Asian Other
Asian
and
Hawaiian*
Other
Total Births 12,412 10,366 100 103 102 369 39 1,333
Birthweight 1499 Gr. or Less Total 99 71 3 0 0 5 0 20
  <28 Weeks 37 26 2 0 0 1 0 8
  28-36 Weeks 44 31 0 0 0 4 0 9
  37-41 Weeks 6 3 1 0 0 0 0 2
  42+ Weeks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Unknown 12 11 0 0 0 0 0 1
1500-2499 Grams Total 576 472 7 8 1 10 1 77
  <28 Weeks 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  28-36 Weeks 310 252 4 5 1 6 0 42
  37-41 Weeks 206 165 2 2 0 4 1 32
  42+ Weeks 15 13 0 0 0 0 0 2
  Unknown 44 41 1 1 0 0 0 1
2500+ Grams Total 11,735 9,822 90 95 101 354 38 1,235
  <28 Weeks 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
  28-36 Weeks 443 358 5 6 7 14 1 52
  37-41 Weeks 9,026 7,588 66 69 77 271 34 921
  42+ Weeks 1,373 1,132 10 12 11 32 1 175
  Unknown 890 742 9 8 6 37 2 86
Tobacco Used Yes 1,567 1,442 18 25 5 18 7 52
No 10,795 8,886 81 78 97 349 30 1,274
Unknown 50 38 1 0 0 2 2 7
Alcohol Used Yes 216 188 2 7 4 4 0 11
No 12,119 10,116 96 95 98 362 35 1,317
Unknown 77 62 2 1 0 3 4 5
Drug Use Single 54 50 2 0 0 1 1 0
Multiple 29 24 1 1 0 0 1 2
Birth Order 1st 4,943 4,091 35 54 36 183 20 524
2nd 4,173 3,538 31 26 42 108 6 422
3rd 2,057 1,719 20 10 16 54 3 235
4th 749 616 11 7 4 16 4 91
5+ 483 397 3 6 4 8 5 60
Unknown 7 5 0 0 0 0 1 1
Prenatal Care No Care 137 119 0 0 0 2 2 14
Little or Late 452 332 7 7 2 13 0 91
Adequate 11,765 9,870 92 93 100 350 34 1,226
Unknown 58 45 1 3 0 4 3 2
Payment Source Private Insurance 8,716 7,755 45 51 91 294 20 460
Self-Pay 647 272 3 2 4 10 1 355
Public Insurance 2,958 2,264 49 48 7 61 15 514
Multiple Mention 40 32 1 1 0 1 1 4
Unknown 51 43 2 1 0 3 2 0
* Other Asian and Hawaiian includes: Hawaiian, Filipino, and Other Asian and Pacific Islander.