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



Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic (All Races)
White African American American Indian Other Asian and Hawaiian Other
Total Births 1,395 712 4 13 8 7 651
Birthweight 1499 Gr. or Less Total 19 12 0 0 0 3 4
<28 Weeks 12 7 0 0 0 2 3
28-36 Weeks 6 4 0 0 0 1 1
Unknown 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
1500-2499 Grams Total 73 34 0 1 0 0 38
28-36 Weeks 42 25 0 0 0 0 17
37-41 Weeks 28 9 0 0 0 0 19
42+ Weeks 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Unknown 2 0 0 1 0 0 1
2500+ Grams Total 1,303 666 4 12 8 4 609
<28 Weeks 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
28-36 Weeks 69 44 1 0 0 0 24
37-41 Weeks 1,053 540 2 11 6 4 490
42+ Weeks 102 41 1 1 1 0 58
Unknown 78 41 0 0 1 0 36
Tobacco Used Yes 131 105 4 3 1 1 17
No 1,248 602 0 10 7 6 623
Unknown 16 5 0 0 0 0 11
Alcohol Used Yes 5 4 0 0 0 0 1
No 1,328 665 4 13 8 5 633
Unknown 62 43 0 0 0 2 17
Drug Use 9 5 1 1 0 0 2
Birth Order 1st 432 231 1 2 2 5 191
2nd 406 230 0 2 4 2 168
3rd 301 138 1 3 2 0 157
4th 154 77 1 1 0 0 75
5+ 102 36 1 5 0 0 60
Prenatal Care No Care 9 3 0 0 0 0 6
Little or Late 74 25 0 3 0 0 46
Adequate 1,292 671 4 10 8 5 594
Unknown 20 13 0 0 0 2 5
Payment Source Private Insurance 308 218 0 2 5 0 83
Self-Pay 126 42 0 1 0 0 83
Public Insurance 773 303 4 9 3 0 454
Multiple Mention 6 1 0 0 0 0 5
Unknown 182 148 0 1 0 7 26
* Other Asian and Hawaiian includes: Hawaiian, Filipino, and Other Asian and Pacific Islander.