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                            FETAL, NEONATAL, PERINATAL, POSTNEONATAL AND INFANT DEATHS
                                        BY SELECTED DEATH CHARACTERISTICS                                               
                                                  ARKANSAS 1995                 
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
                                                  Fetal      Neonatal     Perinatal  Postneonatal     Infant            
                                                 Deaths       Deaths       Deaths       Deaths        Deaths            
                                               No.    Pct   No.    Pct   No.    Pct   No.    Pct    No.    Pct          
                                                                                                                        
Total                                          259  100.0   193  100.0   452  100.0   124  100.0    317  100.0          
                                                                                                                        
A.  Place of Death                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                        
In Hospital                                    253   97.7   185   95.9   438   96.9    76   61.3    261   82.3          
                                                                                                                        
Out-of-Hospital                                  6    2.3     8    4.1    14    3.1    48   38.7     56   17.7          
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
B.  Selected Underlying Cause of Death                                                                                  
                                                                                                                        
Congenital Anomalies                            18    6.9    47   24.4    65   14.4    16   12.9     63   19.9          
(740-759)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                        
Maternal Conditions Unrelated to Pregnancy*     15    5.8     1    0.5    16    3.5     0    0.0      1    0.3          
(760)                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                        
Maternal Complications of Pregnancy*            22    8.5     6    3.1    28    6.2     0    0.0      6    1.9          
(761)                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                        
Complications of Placenta, Cord & Membranes*    75   29.0    10    5.2    85   18.8     0    0.0     10    3.2          
(762)                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                        
SGA and LBW**                                   18    6.9    22   11.4    40    8.8     1    0.8     23    7.3          
(765)                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                        
Respiratory Distress Syndrome                    0    0.0    17    8.8    17    3.8     2    1.6     19    6.0          
(769)                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                        
Other Respiratory Conditions                     2    0.8    21   10.9    23    5.1     1    0.8     22    6.9          
(770)                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                        
Infections Specific to Perinatal Period          0    0.0    10    5.2    10    2.2     0    0.0     10    3.2          
(771)                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                        
Other Perinatal Conditions                     105   40.5    18    9.3   123   27.2     3    2.4     21    6.6          
(763-764,766-768,772-779)                                                                                               
                                                                                                                        
SIDS                                             0    0.0     0    0.0     0    0.0    13   10.5     13    4.1          
(798.0)                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                        
Accident and Adverse Effects                     1    0.4     0    0.0     1    0.2    17   13.7     17    5.4          
(800-949)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                        
All Other Causes                                 3    1.2    41   21.2    44    9.7    71   57.3    112   35.3          
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
*Fetus/Newborn affected                                                                                                 
**Small for gestional age and unspecified low birth weight                                                              

 
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