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                            FETAL, NEONATAL, PERINATAL, POSTNEONATAL AND INFANT DEATHS
                                        BY SELECTED DEATH CHARACTERISTICS                                               
                                                  ARKANSAS 2003                 
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
                                                  Fetal      Neonatal     Perinatal  Postneonatal     Infant            
                                                 Deaths       Deaths       Deaths       Deaths        Deaths            
                                               No.    Pct   No.    Pct   No.    Pct   No.    Pct    No.    Pct          
                                                                                                                        
Total                                          249  100.0   202  100.0   451  100.0   124  100.0    326  100.0          
                                                                                                                        
A.  Place of Death                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                        
IN HOSPITAL                                    249  100.0   196   97.0   445   98.7    77   62.1    273   83.7          
                                                                                                                        
OUT-OF-HOSPITAL                                  0    0.0     6    3.0     6    1.3    47   37.9     53   16.3          
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
B.  Selected Underlying Cause of Death                                                                                  
                                                                                                                        
Congenital Anomalies                            32   12.9    45   22.3    77   17.1    15   12.1     60   18.4          
Q00-Q99                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                        
Maternal Conditions Unrelated To Pregnancy      15    6.0     4    2.0    19    4.2     0    0.0      4    1.2          
P00                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                        
Maternal Complications of Pregnancy*            21    8.4    14    6.9    35    7.8     0    0.0     14    4.3          
P01                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                        
Complications Of Placenta, Cord & Membranes     86   34.5    14    6.9   100   22.2     0    0.0     14    4.3          
P02                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                        
SGA and LBW**                                   10    4.0    28   13.9    38    8.4     0    0.0     28    8.6          
P07                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                        
Respiratory Distress of Newborn                  0    0.0    13    6.4    13    2.9     0    0.0     13    4.0          
P22                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                        
Other Respiratory Conditions                     0    0.0    14    6.9    14    3.1     2    1.6     16    4.9          
P23-P28                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                        
Infections Specific to Perinatal Period          0    0.0    19    9.4    19    4.2     1    0.8     20    6.1          
P35-P39                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                        
Other Perinatal Conditions                      69   27.7     3    1.5    72   16.0     1    0.8      4    1.2          
P80-P96                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                        
SIDS                                             0    0.0     0    0.0     0    0.0    20   16.1     20    6.1          
R95                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                        
Accident and Adverse Effects                     0    0.0     0    0.0     0    0.0    16   12.9     16    4.9          
V01-X59                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                        
All Other Causes                                16    6.4    48   23.8    64   14.2    69   55.6    117   35.9          
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                        
*Fetus/Newborn affected                                                                                                 
**Small for gestional age and unspecified low birthweight                                                               

 
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