TABLE B-31
2003 VERMONT RESIDENT BIRTHS

PREPREGNANCY WEIGHT AND WEIGHT GAIN DURING PREGNANCY
BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE, NUMBER OF BIRTHS AND ROW PERCENTS
NUMBER OF BIRTHS

                                 PREPREGNANCY WEIGHT                                  WEIGHT GAIN(1)               
COUNTY OF            UNDER     HEALTHY   OVER-                        BELOW       WITHIN     ABOVE                TOTAL BIRTHS
RESIDENCE            WEIGHT    WEIGHT    WEIGHT     OBESE   UNKNOWN   GUIDELINES  GUIDELINES GUIDELINES UNKNOWN   (Full Term) 
---------------      ------    -------   ------     -----   -------   ----------  ---------- ---------- -------   ------------

ADDISON                27       171        48        90         5           59       124       153         5           341    
BENNINGTON             24       167        40        85        24           52        85       169        34           340    
CALEDONIA               9        95        30        78        81           52        70        92        79           293    
CHITTENDEN            185       857       168       300        15          256       553       701        15          1525    
ESSEX                   3        17         2         5        24            4        14         9        24            51    
FRANKLIN               38       243        91       153         1           86       150       289         1           526    
GRAND ISLE              7        30         6        16         0           12        21        26         0            59    
LAMOILLE               28       126        25        64         0           36        93       114         0           243    
ORANGE                 10        76        26        36       105           33        52        68       100           253    
ORLEANS                34       109        31        74         4           47        78       122         5           252    
RUTLAND                45       245        79       164        28          115       181       237        28           561    
WASHINGTON             41       311        75       126        11          121       196       235        12           564    
WINDHAM                43       166        47        92        76           76       120       152        76           424    
WINDSOR                16        92        27        69       322           39        74       106       307           526    

STATE TOTAL           510      2705       695      1352       696          988      1811      2473       686          5958    


                                                   ROW PERCENTS - EXCLUDING UNKNOWNS                                         
 
COUNTY OF            UNDER     HEALTHY   OVER-                          BELOW       WITHIN     ABOVE              TOTAL BIRTHS
RESIDENCE            WEIGHT    WEIGHT    WEIGHT    OBESE              GUIDELINES  GUIDELINES GUIDELINES           (Full Term) 
---------------      ------    -------   ------    -----              ----------  ---------- ----------           ------------
ADDISON                8.0      50.9      14.3      26.8                  17.6      36.9      45.5                    100.    
BENNINGTON             7.6      52.8      12.7      26.9                  17.0      27.8      55.2                    100.    
CALEDONIA              4.2      44.8      14.2      36.8                  24.3      32.7      43.0                    100.    
CHITTENDEN            12.3      56.8      11.1      19.9                  17.0      36.6      46.4                    100.    
ESSEX                 11.1      63.0       7.4      18.5                  14.8      51.9      33.3                    100.    
FRANKLIN               7.2      46.3      17.3      29.1                  16.4      28.6      55.0                    100.    
GRAND ISLE            11.9      50.8      10.2      27.1                  20.3      35.6      44.1                    100.    
LAMOILLE              11.5      51.9      10.3      26.3                  14.8      38.3      46.9                    100.    
ORANGE                 6.8      51.4      17.6      24.3                  21.6      34.0      44.4                    100.    
ORLEANS               13.7      44.0      12.5      29.8                  19.0      31.6      49.4                    100.    
RUTLAND                8.4      46.0      14.8      30.8                  21.6      34.0      44.5                    100.    
WASHINGTON             7.4      56.2      13.6      22.8                  21.9      35.5      42.6                    100.    
WINDHAM               12.4      47.7      13.5      26.4                  21.8      34.5      43.7                    100.    
WINDSOR                7.8      45.1      13.2      33.8                  17.8      33.8      48.4                    100.    

STATE TOTAL            9.7      51.4      13.2      25.7                  18.7      34.4      46.9                    100.    
(1) WEIGHT GAIN GUIDELINES ISSUED BY INSTITUTE OF MEDICINE AND AMERICAN COLLEGE OF OBSTETRICIANS AND GYNECOLOGISTS.