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              LIVE BIRTHS, FETAL, NEONATAL, PERINATAL, POSTNEONATAL AND INFANT DEATHS
                                BY SELECTED BIRTH CHARACTERISTICS                                                       
                                          ARKANSAS 1995                         
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
                         Live        Fetal       Neonatal      Perinatal   Postneonatal     Infant                      
                        Births      Deaths        Deaths        Deaths        Deaths        Deaths                      
                           No.    No.   Rate    No.   Rate    No.   Rate    No.   Rate    No.   Rate                    
                                                                                                                        
E.  Sex of Child                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
Male                    17,847    145    8.1     94    5.3    239   13.3     72    4.0    166    9.3                    
                                                                                                                        
Female                  17,307    113    6.5     99    5.7    212   12.2     52    3.0    151    8.7                    
                                                                                                                        
Unknown                      0      1     .       0     .       1     .       0     .       0     .                     
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
F.  Live Birth Order                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                        
None                         0    115 1000.0      0     .     115 1000.0      0     .       0     .                     
                                                                                                                        
First                   15,507     62    4.0     91    5.9    153    9.8     31    2.0    122    7.9                    
                                                                                                                        
Second                  11,414     48    4.2     60    5.3    108    9.4     45    3.9    105    9.2                    
                                                                                                                        
Third                    5,207     17    3.3     27    5.2     44    8.4     23    4.4     50    9.6                    
                                                                                                                        
Fourth                   1,898     13    6.8      5    2.6     18    9.4     10    5.3     15    7.9                    
                                                                                                                        
Fifth +                  1,097      0    0.0      9    8.2      9    8.2     11   10.0     20   18.2                    
                                                                                                                        
Unknown                     31      4  114.3      1   32.3      5  142.9      4  129.0      5  161.3                    
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
G.  Pregnancy Order                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                        
First                   12,936    115    8.8     71    5.5    186   14.3     25    1.9     96    7.4                    
                                                                                                                        
Second                  10,726     62    5.7     60    5.6    122   11.3     45    4.2    105    9.8                    
                                                                                                                        
Third                    6,123     48    7.8     31    5.1     79   12.8     18    2.9     49    8.0                    
                                                                                                                        
Fourth                   2,872     17    5.9     13    4.5     30   10.4     16    5.6     29   10.1                    
                                                                                                                        
Fifth +                  2,409     13    5.4     15    6.2     28   11.6     16    6.6     31   12.9                    
                                                                                                                        
Unknown                     88      4   43.5      3   34.1      7   76.1      4   45.5      7   79.5                    
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
H.  Live Birth Interval                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                        
No Live Births               0    115 1000.0      0     .     115 1000.0      0     .       0     .                     
                                                                                                                        
Plural Delivery            421      4    9.4     15   35.6     19   44.7      2    4.8     17   40.4                    
                                                                                                                        
First Delivery          15,507     62    4.0     91    5.9    153    9.8     31    2.0    122    7.9                    
                                                                                                                        
1-11 Months                425      0    0.0     10   23.5     10   23.5      8   18.8     18   42.4                    
                                                                                                                        
12-17 Months             2,162      9    4.1      9    4.2     18    8.3     16    7.4     25   11.6                    
                                                                                                                        
18-23 Months             2,335      7    3.0      7    3.0     14    6.0      8    3.4     15    6.4                    
                                                                                                                        
24-47 Months            13,594     49    3.6     42    3.1     91    6.7     50    3.7     92    6.8                    
                                                                                                                        
Unknown                    710     13   18.0     19   26.8     32   44.3      9   12.7     28   39.4                    

 
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