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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           
                                                                                                                        
R.  Congenital Anomalies of the Newborn                                                                                 
                                                                                                                        
Anencephalus                                    9    6     .     7     .    13     .     0     .     7      .           
                                                                                                                        
Spina Bifida/Meningocele                        9    1     .     1     .     2     .     0     .     1      .           
                                                                                                                        
Hydrocephalus                                   8    2     .     2     .     4     .     0     .     2      .           
                                                                                                                        
Microcephalus                                   9    0     .     0     .     0     .     1     .     1      .           
                                                                                                                        
Other Central Nervous System Anomalies         16    1     .     2     .     3     .     1     .     3      .           
                                                                                                                        
Heart Malformations                            49    1   20.0   10  204.1   11  220.0    7  142.9   17   346.9          
                                                                                                                        
Other Circulatory/Respiratory Anomalies        31    3   88.2    5  161.3    8  235.3    2   64.5    7   225.8          
                                                                                                                        
Rectal Atresia/Stenosis                         8    0     .     1     .     1     .     0     .     1      .           
                                                                                                                        
Tracheo Esophageal Fistula/Esophageal Atres     1    0     .     0     .     0     .     2     .     2      .           
                                                                                                                        
Omphalocele/Gastroschisis                      24    2   76.9    3  125.0    5  192.3    0    0.0    3   125.0          
                                                                                                                        
Other Gastrointestinal Anomalies               11    0     .     2     .     2     .     0     .     2      .           
                                                                                                                        
Malformed Genitalia                            51    0    0.0    0    0.0    0    0.0    0    0.0    0     0.0          
                                                                                                                        
Renal Agenesis                                  7    3     .     2     .     5     .     0     .     2      .           
                                                                                                                        
Other Urogenital Anomalies                     29    1   33.3    6  206.9    7  233.3    1   34.5    7   241.4          
                                                                                                                        
Cleft lip/Palate                               42    0    0.0    7  166.7    7  166.7    2   47.6    9   214.3          
                                                                                                                        
Polydactyly/Syndactyly/Adactyly                50    0    0.0    1   20.0    1   20.0    2   40.0    3    60.0          
                                                                                                                        
Club Foot                                      36    1   27.0    0    0.0    1   27.0    1   27.8    1    27.8          
                                                                                                                        
Diaphragmatic Hernia                            5    0     .     1     .     1     .     2     .     3      .           
                                                                                                                        
Other Musculoskeletal/Integumental Anomalie    62    2   31.3    5   80.6    7  109.4    3   48.4    8   129.0          
                                                                                                                        
Down Syndrome                                  17    0     .     0     .     0     .     0     .     0      .           
                                                                                                                        
Other Chromosomal Anomalies                    20    2   90.9    3  150.0    5  227.3    4  200.0    7   350.0          
                                                                                                                        
Other and Unspecifed Congenital Anomalies      68    5   68.5    6   88.2   11  150.7    1   14.7    7   102.9          
                                                                                                                        
Total with Congenital Anomalies               496   27   51.6   40   80.6   67  128.1   19   38.3   59   119.0          
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
Note:  Total with Congenital Anomalies is less than the sum of Reported Congenital Anomalies.                           

 
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