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                     SELECTED LIVE BIRTH CHARACTERISTICS BY EDUCATION OF MOTHER
                                           ARKANSAS 1995 


                       0-8 Years      9-11 Years       12 Years     13-15 Years      16+ Years   Unk
                       No.    Pct     No.    Pct      No.    Pct     No.    Pct     No.    Pct   No.


E.  Trimester When Prenatal Care Began

First Trimester        782   55.4   4,179   61.9   10,622   74.6   5,893   81.3   4,767   91.1   125

Second Trimester       392   27.8   1,724   25.5    2,538   17.8     902   12.4     263    5.0    52

Third Trimester        125    8.9     429    6.4      498    3.5     187    2.6      37    0.7    24

None                    81    5.7     282    4.2      316    2.2     116    1.6      28    0.5    38

Unknown                 31    2.2     141    2.1      262    1.8     149    2.1     138    2.6    33


F.  Number of Prenatal Visits

None                    81    5.7     282    4.2      316    2.2     116    1.6      28    0.5    38

1-4 Visits             127    9.0     555    8.2      628    4.4     215    3.0      54    1.0    34

5-9 Visits             413   29.3   1,814   26.9    3,051   21.4   1,283   17.7     663   12.7    75

10-12 Visits           402   28.5   2,170   32.1    5,289   37.2   2,848   39.3   2,390   45.7    49

13-15 Visits           232   16.4   1,167   17.3    3,231   22.7   1,821   25.1   1,439   27.5    31

16-30 Visits           119    8.4     534    7.9    1,314    9.2     738   10.2     489    9.3     6

Unknown                 37    2.6     233    3.4      407    2.9     226    3.1     170    3.2    39


G.  Maternal Tobacco Use During Pregnancy

None                   986   69.9   4,600   68.1   11,080   77.8   6,276   86.6   5,022   96.0   212

<10 Cigarettes/Day      73    5.2     454    6.7      691    4.9     220    3.0      52    1.0    14

10-19 Cigarettes/Day   153   10.8     849   12.6    1,269    8.9     395    5.5      80    1.5     8

20+ Cigarettes/Day     168   11.9     718   10.6      991    7.0     267    3.7      46    0.9    13

Unknown Cigarettes/Da   22    1.6      84    1.2      121    0.8      44    0.6       8    0.2     5

Unknown Tobacco Use      9    0.6      50    0.7       84    0.6      45    0.6      25    0.5    20


H.  Maternal Weight Gain During Pregnancy

<16 Pounds             176   12.5     773   11.4    1,596   11.2     741   10.2     347    6.6    34

16-20 Pounds           180   12.8     662    9.8    1,426   10.0     720    9.9     518    9.9    19

21-25 Pounds           198   14.0     815   12.1    1,836   12.9     964   13.3     761   14.5    22

26-35 Pounds           361   25.6   1,788   26.5    3,921   27.5   2,172   30.0   1,911   36.5    53

36+ Pounds             333   23.6   2,047   30.3    4,395   30.9   2,205   30.4   1,445   27.6    43

Unknown                163   11.6     670    9.9    1,062    7.5     445    6.1     251    4.8   101


 
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