Method of Delivery by Census Area or Borough for 2002

Census Area or Borough Method of Delivery
Vaginal

Vaginal Birth After
Previous C-Section
Primary C-Section

Repeat C-Section

Not Reported

Total Births

# % # % # % # % # % # %
Alaska 7739 77.8 174 1.7 1268 12.7 658 6.6 107 1.1 9946 100.0
Aleutians East 7 50.0 1 7.1 1 7.1 4 28.6 1 7.1 14 100.0
Aleutians West 30 69.8 1 2.3 7 16.3 3 7.0 2 4.7 43 100.0
Anchorage 3174 76.6 61 1.5 597 14.4 279 6.7 33 0.8 4144 100.0
Bethel 347 87.0 14 3.5 25 6.3 12 3.0 1 0.3 399 100.0
Bristol Bay 11 64.7 0 0 5 29.4 1 5.9 0 0 17 100.0
Denali 22 84.6 0 0 3 11.5 1 3.8 0 0 26 100.0
Dillingham 84 85.7 6 6.1 2 2.0 6 6.1 0 0 98 100.0
Fairbanks Northstar 1199 79.1 17 1.1 197 13.0 90 5.9 12 0.8 1515 100.0
Haines 12 63.2 0 0 3 15.8 2 10.5 2 10.5 19 100.0
Juneau 265 67.8 4 1.0 69 17.6 46 11.8 7 1.8 391 100.0
Kenai Peninsula 506 78.7 4 0.6 71 11.0 55 8.6 7 1.1 643 100.0
Ketchikan Gateway 135 74.6 0 0 28 15.5 18 9.9 0 0 181 100.0
Kodiak Island 165 77.8 4 1.9 27 12.7 14 6.6 2 0.9 212 100.0
Lake and Peninsula 21 91.3 0 0 2 8.7 0 0 0 0 23 100.0
Matanuska-Susitna 623 74.8 20 2.4 113 13.6 61 7.3 16 1.9 833 100.0
Nome 186 87.3 10 4.7 9 4.2 2 0.9 6 2.8 213 100.0
North Slope 142 84.5 7 4.2 15 8.9 2 1.2 2 1.2 168 100.0
Northwest Arctic 145 90.1 3 1.9 8 5.0 4 2.5 1 0.6 161 100.0
Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan 53 73.6 0 0 13 18.1 6 8.3 0 0 72 100.0
Sitka 81 69.2 5 4.3 18 15.4 12 10.3 1 0.9 117 100.0
Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon 20 69.0 1 3.4 3 10.3 0 0 5 17.2 29 100.0
Southeast Fairbanks 67 78.8 1 1.2 9 10.6 8 9.4 0 0 85 100.0
Valdez-Cordova 102 77.3 3 2.3 16 12.1 10 7.6 1 0.8 132 100.0
Wade Hampton 194 89.0 10 4.6 8 3.7 5 2.3 1 0.5 218 100.0
Wrangell-Petersburg 49 76.6 0 0 11 17.2 2 3.1 2 3.1 64 100.0
Yakutat 6 75.0 0 0 0 0 1 12.5 1 12.5 8 100.0
Yukon-Koyukuk 92 79.3 2 1.7 8 6.9 14 12.1 0 0 116 100.0

The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11