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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                    
                                                                                                                        
M.  Plurality                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                        
Single                  34,312    241    7.0    169    4.9    410   11.9    120    3.5    289    8.4                    
                                                                                                                        
Twin                       811     16   19.3     24   29.6     40   48.4      3    3.7     27   33.3                    
                                                                                                                        
Triplet                     24      0    0.0      0    0.0      0    0.0      0    0.0      0    0.0                    
                                                                                                                        
Quadruplet                   4      0     .       0     .       0     .       0     .       0     .                     
                                                                                                                        
Unknown                      3      0     .       0     .       0     .       1     .       1     .                     
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
N.  Birth Weight                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
<500                        51     23  310.8     45  882.4     68  918.9      0    0.0     45  882.4                    
                                                                                                                        
500-749                    100     11   99.1     39  390.0     50  450.5      3   30.0     42  420.0                    
                                                                                                                        
750-999                    120      3   24.4     18  150.0     21  170.7      5   41.7     23  191.7                    
                                                                                                                        
1000-1249                  129      1    7.7     10   77.5     11   84.6      2   15.5     12   93.0                    
                                                                                                                        
1250-1499                  149      1    6.7      6   40.3      7   46.7      4   26.8     10   67.1                    
                                                                                                                        
1500-1749                  194      4   20.2      5   25.8      9   45.5      5   25.8     10   51.5                    
                                                                                                                        
1750-1999                  322      0    0.0     12   37.3     12   37.3      2    6.2     14   43.5                    
                                                                                                                        
2000-2249                  594      0    0.0      5    8.4      5    8.4      5    8.4     10   16.8                    
                                                                                                                        
2250-2499                1,217      1    0.8      7    5.8      8    6.6      6    4.9     13   10.7                    
                                                                                                                        
2500-2999                6,354      3    0.5     13    2.0     16    2.5     31    4.9     44    6.9                    
                                                                                                                        
3000-3499               13,115      5    0.4     24    1.8     29    2.2     38    2.9     62    4.7                    
                                                                                                                        
3500-3999                9,545      3    0.3      6    0.6      9    0.9     18    1.9     24    2.5                    
                                                                                                                        
4000-4499                2,739      2    0.7      1    0.4      3    1.1      1    0.4      2    0.7                    
                                                                                                                        
4500-4999                  426      1    2.3      0    0.0      1    2.3      0    0.0      0    0.0                    
                                                                                                                        
5000+                       46     17  269.8      1   21.7     18  285.7      0    0.0      1   21.7                    
                                                                                                                        
Unknown                     53    184  776.4      1   18.9    185  780.6      4   75.5      5   94.3                    
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
O.  Computed Gestational Age                                                                                            
                                                                                                                        
<37 Weeks                3,869    141   35.2    111   28.7    252   62.8     27    7.0    138   35.7                    
                                                                                                                        
37-39 Weeks             14,666     33    2.2     24    1.6     57    3.9     46    3.1     70    4.8                    
                                                                                                                        
40-41 Weeks             10,439     20    1.9     14    1.3     34    3.3     20    1.9     34    3.3                    
                                                                                                                        
42+ Weeks                3,108     10    3.2      5    1.6     15    4.8      7    2.3     12    3.9                    
                                                                                                                        
Unknown                  3,072     55   17.6     39   12.7     94   30.1     24    7.8     63   20.5                    

 
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