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Deschutes County Birth Outcomes of Infants by Race and Ethnicity of Mother
Birth Outcomes of Infants by Race and Ethnicity of Mother,
Deschutes County, Oregon Residents, 2002-2004



Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic (All Races)
White African American American Indian Asian Other Asian and Hawaiian Other
Total Births 4,725 4,119 13 45 9 65 9 465
Birthweight 1499 Gr. or Less Total 43 39 0 0 0 0 0 4
<28 Weeks 14 13 0 0 0 0 0 1
28-36 Weeks 26 23 0 0 0 0 0 3
Unknown 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
1500-2499 Grams Total 244 216 0 3 1 7 0 17
<28 Weeks 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
28-36 Weeks 144 129 0 1 1 4 0 9
37-41 Weeks 89 79 0 2 0 3 0 5
42+ Weeks 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
2500+ Grams Total 4,438 3,864 13 42 8 58 9 444
<28 Weeks 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
28-36 Weeks 190 162 0 1 2 3 0 22
37-41 Weeks 3,856 3,355 12 38 6 50 9 386
42+ Weeks 291 266 0 1 0 4 0 20
Unknown 99 80 1 2 0 1 0 15
Tobacco Used Yes 625 589 2 15 0 3 0 16
No 4,079 3,511 11 30 9 62 8 448
Unknown 21 19 0 0 0 0 1 1
Alcohol Used Yes 82 76 0 2 0 0 0 4
No 4,615 4,018 13 43 9 65 8 459
Unknown 28 25 0 0 0 0 1 2
Drug Use Single 9 8 0 0 0 0 0 1
Multiple 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Birth Order 1st 1,962 1,753 4 22 4 25 6 148
2nd 1,602 1,382 6 14 4 25 2 169
3rd 751 636 0 7 1 11 1 95
4th 273 232 2 0 0 3 0 36
5+ 131 110 1 2 0 1 0 17
Unknown 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
Prenatal Care No Care 10 8 0 0 0 0 0 2
Little or Late 108 84 1 2 0 3 0 18
Adequate 4,603 4,023 12 43 9 62 9 445
Unknown 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Payment Source Private Insurance 2,774 2,597 3 18 8 46 6 96
Self-Pay 164 141 0 1 0 4 1 17
Public Insurance 1,767 1,365 10 25 1 14 2 350
Multiple Mention 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 15 11 0 1 0 1 0 2
* Other Asian and Hawaiian includes: Hawaiian, Filipino, and Other Asian and Pacific Islander.