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              LIVE BIRTHS, FETAL, NEONATAL, PERINATAL, POSTNEONATAL AND INFANT DEATHS
                                        BY SELECTED BIRTH CHARACTERISTICS                                               
                                                  ARKANSAS 2003                 
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
                                             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                                   10    7     .     5     .    12     .     0     .     5      .           
                                                                                                                        
Spina Bifida/Meningocele                       14    2     .     1     .     3     .     0     .     1      .           
                                                                                                                        
Hydrocephalus                                  17    2     .     8     .    10     .     1     .     9      .           
                                                                                                                        
Microcephalus                                   1    0     .     0     .     0     .     0     .     0      .           
                                                                                                                        
Other Central Nervous System Anomalies          6    0     .     0     .     0     .     0     .     0      .           
                                                                                                                        
Heart Malformations                            32    5  135.1    6  187.5   11  297.3    1   31.3    7   218.8          
                                                                                                                        
Other Circulatory/Respiratory Anomalies        36    2   52.6    3   83.3    5  131.6    0    0.0    3    83.3          
                                                                                                                        
Rectal Atresia/Stenosis                         7    0     .     0     .     0     .     0     .     0      .           
                                                                                                                        
Tracheo Esophageal Fistula/Esophageal Atres     5    0     .     0     .     0     .     0     .     0      .           
                                                                                                                        
Omphalocele/Gastroschisis                      35    3   78.9    3   85.7    6  157.9    0    0.0    3    85.7          
                                                                                                                        
Other Gastrointestinal Anomalies               18    0     .     3     .     3     .     0     .     3      .           
                                                                                                                        
Malformed Genitalia                           107    1    9.3    3   28.0    4   37.0    3   28.0    6    56.1          
                                                                                                                        
Renal Agenesis                                  7    3     .     2     .     5     .     1     .     3      .           
                                                                                                                        
Other Urogenital Anomalies                     33    1   29.4    1   30.3    2   58.8    1   30.3    2    60.6          
                                                                                                                        
Cleft lip/Palate                               44    3   63.8    4   90.9    7  148.9    1   22.7    5   113.6          
                                                                                                                        
Polydactyly/Syndactyly/Adactyly                40    4   90.9    4  100.0    8  181.8    1   25.0    5   125.0          
                                                                                                                        
Club Foot                                      33    2   57.1    6  181.8    8  228.6    1   30.3    7   212.1          
                                                                                                                        
Diaphragmatic Hernia                            4    2     .     0     .     2     .     0     .     0      .           
                                                                                                                        
Other Musculoskeletal/Integumental Anomalie    42    1   23.3    4   95.2    5  116.3    3   71.4    7   166.7          
                                                                                                                        
Down Syndrome                                  17    0     .     1     .     1     .     0     .     1      .           
                                                                                                                        
Other Chromosomal Anomalies                    15    4     .     7     .    11     .     2     .     9      .           
                                                                                                                        
Other and Unspecifed Congenital Anomalies      82    4   46.5    6   73.2   10  116.3    1   12.2    7    85.4          
                                                                                                                        
Total Reported Congenital Anomalies           605   46     .    67     .   113     .    16     .    83      .           
                                                                                                                        
Total with Congenital Anomalies               521   36   64.6   37   71.0   73  131.1   11   21.1   48    92.1          

 
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