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              LIVE BIRTHS, FETAL, NEONATAL, PERINATAL, POSTNEONATAL AND INFANT DEATHS
                                        BY SELECTED BIRTH CHARACTERISTICS                                               
                                                  ARKANSAS 2000                 
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
                                             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                                   19    3  136.4    4     .     7  318.2    0     .     4      .           
                                                                                                                        
Spina Bifida/Meningocele                       11    2     .     4     .     6     .     1     .     5      .           
                                                                                                                        
Hydrocephalus                                  13    1     .     3     .     4     .     3     .     6      .           
                                                                                                                        
Microcephalus                                   3    0     .     2     .     2     .     0     .     2      .           
                                                                                                                        
Other Central Nervous System Anomalies          7    2     .     1     .     3     .     1     .     2      .           
                                                                                                                        
Heart Malformations                            43    1   22.7    8  186.0    9  204.5    3   69.8   11   255.8          
                                                                                                                        
Other Circulatory/Respiratory Anomalies        38    0    0.0    4  105.3    4  105.3    1   26.3    5   131.6          
                                                                                                                        
Rectal Atresia/Stenosis                        11    0     .     0     .     0     .     0     .     0      .           
                                                                                                                        
Tracheo Esophageal Fistula/Esophageal Atres     2    0     .     0     .     0     .     0     .     0      .           
                                                                                                                        
Omphalocele/Gastroschisis                      24    0    0.0    3  125.0    3  125.0    0    0.0    3   125.0          
                                                                                                                        
Other Gastrointestinal Anomalies               14    1     .     1     .     2     .     0     .     1      .           
                                                                                                                        
Malformed Genitalia                            56    0    0.0    4   71.4    4   71.4    0    0.0    4    71.4          
                                                                                                                        
Renal Agenesis                                  6    0     .     4     .     4     .     0     .     4      .           
                                                                                                                        
Other Urogenital Anomalies                     26    0    0.0    4  153.8    4  153.8    0    0.0    4   153.8          
                                                                                                                        
Cleft lip/Palate                               28    3   96.8    6  214.3    9  290.3    0    0.0    6   214.3          
                                                                                                                        
Polydactyly/Syndactyly/Adactyly                53    1   18.5    3   56.6    4   74.1    1   18.9    4    75.5          
                                                                                                                        
Club Foot                                      43    3   65.2    2   46.5    5  108.7    1   23.3    3    69.8          
                                                                                                                        
Diaphragmatic Hernia                           10    0     .     1     .     1     .     0     .     1      .           
                                                                                                                        
Other Musculoskeletal/Integumental Anomalie    42    2   45.5    5  119.0    7  159.1    1   23.8    6   142.9          
                                                                                                                        
Down Syndrome                                  18    1     .     1     .     2     .     1     .     2      .           
                                                                                                                        
Other Chromosomal Anomalies                    12    4     .     4     .     8     .     2     .     6      .           
                                                                                                                        
Other and Unspecifed Congenital Anomalies     110   11   90.9   10   90.9   21  173.6    2   18.2   12   109.1          
                                                                                                                        
Total Reported Congenital Anomalies           589   35     .    74     .   109     .    17     .    91      .           
                                                                                                                        
Total with Congenital Anomalies               500   24   45.8   41   82.0   65  124.0   12   24.0   53   106.0          

 
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