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Birth Outcomes of Infants by Race and Ethnicity of Mother
Birth Outcomes of Infants by Race and Ethnicity of Mother, Multnomah County, Oregon Residents, 2003-2005
Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic (All Races)
White African American American Indian Asian Other Asian and Hawaiian Other
Total Births 28,227 18,247 2,009 325 331 2,116 293 4,906
Birthweight 1499 Gr. or Less Total 300 187 43 4 2 20 1 43
<28 Weeks 127 78 17 2 0 10 0 20
28-36 Weeks 162 103 23 2 2 9 1 22
37-41 Weeks 5 3 0 0 0 1 0 1
Unknown 6 3 3 0 0 0 0 0
1500-2499 Grams Total 1,550 931 197 22 14 141 18 227
<28 Weeks 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
28-36 Weeks 934 573 107 18 7 81 10 138
37-41 Weeks 562 330 81 4 5 55 8 79
42+ Weeks 26 12 6 0 1 2 0 5
Unknown 25 13 3 0 1 3 0 5
2500+ Grams Total 26,377 17,129 1,769 299 315 1,955 274 4,636
<28 Weeks 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
28-36 Weeks 1,103 684 74 16 7 84 10 228
37-41 Weeks 22,752 14,776 1,542 251 281 1,690 247 3,965
42+ Weeks 1,792 1,162 99 23 23 129 12 344
Unknown 727 505 54 9 4 52 5 98
Tobacco Used Yes 3,245 2,438 393 98 10 105 37 164
No 24,828 15,716 1,598 226 318 2,006 248 4,716
Unknown 154 93 18 1 3 5 8 26
Alcohol Used Yes 704 550 51 13 8 24 20 38
No 27,134 17,423 1,916 307 318 2,076 263 4,831
Unknown 389 274 42 5 5 16 10 37
Drug Use Single 416 272 71 13 1 9 7 43
Multiple 248 175 34 4 0 5 9 21
Birth Order 1st 12,202 8,527 734 130 156 883 146 1,626
2nd 9,055 5,879 586 82 134 721 90 1,563
3rd 4,158 2,361 376 61 38 307 34 981
4th 1,616 837 157 18 3 118 15 468
5+ 1,187 640 154 34 0 87 7 265
Unknown 9 3 2 0 0 0 1 3
Prenatal Care No Care 289 153 34 6 4 28 5 59
Little or Late 1,400 666 150 30 10 121 14 409
Adequate 26,429 17,350 1,815 287 316 1,960 274 4,427
Unknown 109 78 10 2 1 7 0 11
Payment Source Private Insurance 16,318 12,489 656 122 209 1,454 188 1,200
Self-Pay 708 396 41 9 14 49 8 191
Public Insurance 10,766 5,056 1,256 189 104 599 85 3,477
Multiple Mention 328 234 47 4 1 8 9 25
Unknown 107 72 9 1 3 6 3 13
* Other Asian and Hawaiian includes: Hawaiian, Filipino, and Other Asian and Pacific Islander.