TABLE 1.

Demographic Data

Year1999 (n = 200)*2000 (n = 200)*2001 (n = 200)*P Value
Infant
 Female (%)506049.06
 Gestational age ≥37 wk (%)949394.92
 Mean birth weight (g)333333603351.86
Mother
 Vaginal birth (%)818079.93
 Age (%)
  <20 y131411
  20–30 y565249
  >30 y323440.41
 Race/ethnicity (%)
  Black544654
  Hispanic232723
  White21129
  Other31514<.001
Payer status
 Medicaid565148
 Uninsured373340
 Other81613.13
  • * Some cells have n < 200 because of missing data (range: 195–200).

  • 33% (n = 10) Asian/Pacific Islander.

  • 57% (n = 16) Asian/Pacific Islander.