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Oregon Birth Data
Demographic Characteristics by Mothers Race and Ethnicity,
Polk County, Oregon Residents, 2000-2002

Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic
(All Races)
White African
American
American
Indian
Asian Other
Asian and
Hawaiian
Other
Total Births 2,273 1,762 7 33 6 30 19 416
Mothers Age <15 4 1
1


2
15-19 268 179 2 4
4 2 77
20-24 638 485 3 13 2 6 8 121
25-29 619 496 1 7
11 2 102
30-34 473 371
4 1 8 4 85
35-39 221 192 1 3 2
2 21
40-44 46 36
1
1
8
45+ 4 2

1
1
Marital Status Unmarried 651 464 6 13
5 6 157
Married 1,621 1,297 1 20 6 25 13 259
Education 8th Grade
or Less
120 11
1


108
9th Grade 72 27




45
10th Grade 77 53 1 3
2
18
11th Grade 136 89
4
2
41
12th Grade 691 558 3 10 2 5
113
Some College 588 508 3 10 1 14 2 50
College 295 274
4 2 3 1 11
Post-
Baccalaureate
214 204
1 1 2
6
Unknown 80 38


2 16 24
Pregnancy Order One 678 513 2 7 2 10 5 139
Two 632 503 3 10 1 11 4 100
Three 443 345
8
7 4 79
Four+ 520 401 2 8 3 2 6 98
Start of
Prenatal
Care
No Prenatal Care 22 8

1

13
1st Trimester 1,814 1,472 6 23 3 26 17 267
2nd Trimester 383 252 1 8 2 4 2 114
3rd Trimester 53 29
2


22
Unknown 1 1





Prenatal Care No Care 22 8

1

13
Adequate
Care
2,171 1,706 7 30 5 30 18 375
Inadequate
Care
74 42
3

1 28
* Other Asian and Hawaiian includes: Hawaiian, Filipino, and Other Asian and Pacific Islander.