Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2012
  2012
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 6 100.0 822 100.0 2,985 100.0 3,369 100.0 2,570 100.0 1,107 100.0 287 100.0 18 100.0 11,165 100.0 1 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 0 0.0 330 40.1 1,556 52.1 2,158 64.1 1,710 66.5 729 65.9 186 64.8 11 61.1 6,680 59.8 0 0.0
Alaska Native 5 83.3 349 42.5 1,002 33.6 754 22.4 457 17.8 185 16.7 50 17.4 3 16.7 2,805 25.1 0 0.0
Black 0 0.0 49 6.0 135 4.5 111 3.3 86 3.3 26 2.3 9 3.1 1 5.6 417 3.7 0 0.0
Asian/PI 1 16.7 87 10.6 264 8.8 297 8.8 275 10.7 146 13.2 39 13.6 3 16.7 1,112 10.0 0 0.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 7 0.9 28 0.9 49 1.5 42 1.6 21 1.9 3 1.0 0 0.0 151 1.4 1 100.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 12 1.5 47 1.6 78 2.3 86 3.4 41 3.8 17 6.0 1 6.3 282 2.6 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 0 0.0 150 18.3 552 18.5 437 13.0 257 10.0 119 10.8 22 7.7 0 0.0 1,537 13.8 0 0.0
Unwed 6 100.0 682 83.1 1,610 54.0 1,048 31.1 528 20.6 212 19.2 61 21.3 5 27.8 4,152 37.2 0 0.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 4 100.0 290 47.1 302 13.5 208 8.2 99 5.1 40 5.0 17 8.2 3 25.0 963 11.5 0 0.0
12 Years 0 0.0 282 45.8 1,218 54.5 899 35.3 479 24.7 180 22.4 47 22.7 1 8.3 3,106 37.1 0 0.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 44 7.1 715 32.0 1,441 56.6 1,365 70.3 582 72.6 143 69.1 8 66.7 4,298 51.4 0 0.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 6 100.0 804 97.8 2,840 95.1 3,095 91.9 2,319 90.2 1,003 90.6 257 89.5 16 88.9 10,340 92.6 0 0.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 9 1.1 74 2.5 136 4.0 128 5.0 45 4.1 9 3.1 0 0.0 401 3.6 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 1 0.1 12 0.4 47 1.4 43 1.7 19 1.7 10 3.5 0 0.0 132 1.2 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 6 0.7 34 1.1 56 1.7 41 1.6 17 1.5 6 2.1 0 0.0 160 1.4 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 2 0.2 25 0.8 35 1.0 39 1.5 23 2.1 5 1.7 2 11.1 132 1.2 1 100.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 6 100.0 678 84.5 2,390 81.5 2,443 73.8 1,776 70.2 685 62.6 169 59.3 8 44.4 8,156 74.3 1 100.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 46 1.6 73 2.2 70 2.8 25 2.3 6 2.1 0 0.0 220 2.0 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 0 0.0 116 14.5 335 11.4 439 13.3 355 14.0 189 17.3 57 20.0 8 44.4 1,499 13.6 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 8 1.0 162 5.5 357 10.8 329 13.0 196 17.9 53 18.6 2 11.1 1,107 10.1 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 0 0.0 519 67.1 2,077 74.0 2,496 78.2 1,948 80.4 844 80.2 201 77.0 12 75.0 8,097 76.9 0 0.0
3rd Trimester 2 33.3 47 6.1 157 5.6 121 3.8 93 3.8 43 4.1 10 3.8 1 6.3 474 4.5 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 6 0.8 12 0.4 12 0.4 6 0.3 4 0.4 1 0.4 0 0.0 41 0.4 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 0 0.0 148 19.5 523 19.0 742 23.7 598 25.2 271 26.3 80 31.3 9 60.0 2,371 23.0 0 0.0
Adequate 1 16.7 246 32.4 1,025 37.2 1,279 40.8 944 39.8 402 39.1 88 34.4 2 13.3 3,987 38.6 0 0.0
Intermediate 1 16.7 174 22.9 631 22.9 617 19.7 484 20.4 209 20.3 41 16.0 2 13.3 2,159 20.9 0 0.0
Inadequate 4 66.7 192 25.3 575 20.9 494 15.8 346 14.6 147 14.3 47 18.4 2 13.3 1,807 17.5 0 0.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 0 0.0 83 10.1 252 8.5 302 9.0 226 8.8 115 10.4 45 15.7 4 22.2 1,027 9.2 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 58 7.1 165 5.5 176 5.2 128 5.0 68 6.2 30 10.5 4 22.2 629 5.6 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2011
  2011
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 6 100.0 881 100.0 3,245 100.0 3,452 100.0 2,455 100.0 1,125 100.0 261 100.0 14 100.0 11,441 100.0 2 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 3 50.0 353 40.1 1,783 54.9 2,207 63.9 1,678 68.4 749 66.6 162 62.1 8 57.1 6,943 60.7 0 0.0
Alaska Native 2 33.3 391 44.4 998 30.8 777 22.5 427 17.4 183 16.3 50 19.2 2 14.3 2,830 24.7 0 0.0
Black 1 16.7 49 5.6 173 5.3 146 4.2 96 3.9 38 3.4 9 3.4 1 7.1 513 4.5 0 0.0
Asian/PI 0 0.0 81 9.2 265 8.2 287 8.3 219 8.9 139 12.4 35 13.4 2 14.3 1,029 9.0 1 50.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 7 0.8 26 0.8 35 1.0 35 1.4 16 1.4 5 1.9 1 7.1 126 1.1 1 50.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 2 33.3 20 2.3 78 2.4 103 3.0 97 4.0 46 4.2 13 5.1 1 7.1 360 3.2 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 1 16.7 174 19.8 592 18.3 511 14.9 266 10.9 112 10.0 21 8.1 0 0.0 1,677 14.7 0 0.0
Unwed 6 100.0 717 81.4 1,673 51.6 1,044 30.3 492 20.1 209 18.6 60 23.0 3 21.4 4,205 36.8 1 100.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 6 100.0 378 45.2 467 14.9 271 8.1 132 5.6 42 3.9 12 4.9 1 8.3 1,309 11.9 0 0.0
12 Years 0 0.0 394 47.1 1,700 54.3 1,253 37.6 634 26.8 271 25.4 62 25.1 4 33.3 4,319 39.3 1 100.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 65 7.8 965 30.8 1,807 54.2 1,597 67.6 755 70.7 173 70.0 7 58.3 5,369 48.8 0 0.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 6 100.0 866 98.3 3,101 95.6 3,187 92.3 2,206 89.9 1,024 91.0 244 93.5 12 85.7 10,647 93.1 1 50.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 6 0.7 74 2.3 130 3.8 127 5.2 39 3.5 6 2.3 1 7.1 383 3.3 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 23 0.7 65 1.9 70 2.9 28 2.5 8 3.1 1 7.1 195 1.7 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 6 0.7 22 0.7 35 1.0 21 0.9 11 1.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 95 0.8 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 3 0.3 25 0.8 35 1.0 31 1.3 23 2.0 3 1.1 0 0.0 121 1.1 1 50.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 5 83.3 746 89.2 2,371 80.8 2,406 76.2 1,645 71.3 658 61.0 133 52.8 6 46.2 7,972 75.3 2 100.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 3 0.4 34 1.2 69 2.2 54 2.3 32 3.0 14 5.6 0 0.0 206 1.9 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 1 16.7 78 9.3 358 12.2 390 12.4 326 14.1 211 19.6 66 26.2 5 38.5 1,435 13.6 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 9 1.1 172 5.9 291 9.2 281 12.2 177 16.4 39 15.5 2 15.4 971 9.2 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 2 33.3 568 67.6 2,292 74.9 2,631 80.3 1,884 81.7 859 80.5 187 77.0 12 85.7 8,436 78.0 1 50.0
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 57 6.8 139 4.5 113 3.4 77 3.3 30 2.8 10 4.1 0 0.0 427 3.9 1 50.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 4 0.5 17 0.6 17 0.5 14 0.6 4 0.4 4 1.6 0 0.0 60 0.6 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 1 16.7 117 14.3 536 17.9 661 20.5 544 23.8 271 25.8 65 26.9 6 42.9 2,201 20.7 0 0.0
Adequate 3 50.0 270 32.9 1,064 35.4 1,198 37.1 899 39.4 407 38.8 89 36.8 4 28.6 3,935 37.0 1 100.0
Intermediate 1 16.7 214 26.1 767 25.5 806 25.0 490 21.5 207 19.7 48 19.8 4 28.6 2,537 23.8 0 0.0
Inadequate 1 16.7 219 26.7 635 21.2 560 17.4 349 15.3 164 15.6 40 16.5 0 0.0 1,968 18.5 0 0.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 0 0.0 88 10.0 309 9.5 335 9.7 262 10.7 146 13.0 45 17.2 5 35.7 1,190 10.4 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 63 7.2 171 5.3 195 5.7 145 5.9 86 7.7 28 10.7 1 7.1 690 6.0 1 100.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2010
  2010
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 5 100.0 954 100.0 3,302 100.0 3,438 100.0 2,453 100.0 1,014 100.0 271 100.0 19 100.0 11,470 100.0 14 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 2 40.0 371 38.9 1,856 56.2 2,203 64.1 1,655 67.5 689 67.9 182 67.2 14 73.7 6,975 60.8 3 21.4
Alaska Native 3 60.0 421 44.1 1,036 31.4 763 22.2 456 18.6 171 16.9 40 14.8 1 5.3 2,891 25.2 0 0.0
Black 0 0.0 53 5.6 149 4.5 132 3.8 87 3.5 31 3.1 8 3.0 0 0.0 461 4.0 1 7.1
Asian/PI 0 0.0 105 11.0 243 7.4 314 9.1 228 9.3 112 11.0 35 12.9 4 21.1 1,041 9.1 0 0.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 4 0.4 18 0.5 26 0.8 27 1.1 11 1.1 6 2.2 0 0.0 102 0.9 10 71.4
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 22 2.3 95 2.9 114 3.4 71 2.9 28 2.8 10 3.8 1 5.3 341 3.0 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 0 0.0 181 19.0 651 19.8 477 13.9 263 10.8 104 10.4 19 7.2 0 0.0 1,695 14.9 0 0.0
Unwed 5 100.0 794 83.3 1,746 52.9 999 29.1 495 20.2 200 19.7 65 24.1 1 5.3 4,305 37.6 0 0.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 5 100.0 421 46.4 485 15.1 275 8.2 117 4.9 55 5.6 8 3.2 1 5.6 1,368 12.3 1 25.0
12 Years 0 0.0 427 47.1 1,774 55.3 1,271 38.0 641 27.1 251 25.5 60 24.2 1 5.6 4,425 39.9 0 0.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 59 6.5 947 29.5 1,800 53.8 1,610 68.0 679 68.9 180 72.6 16 88.9 5,294 47.7 3 75.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 5 100.0 932 97.7 3,132 94.9 3,180 92.5 2,213 90.2 925 91.2 247 91.1 19 100.0 10,655 92.9 2 14.3
Birthing Center 0 0.0 11 1.2 111 3.4 125 3.6 122 5.0 41 4.0 5 1.8 0 0.0 415 3.6 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 2 0.2 18 0.5 62 1.8 55 2.2 30 3.0 12 4.4 0 0.0 179 1.6 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 3 0.3 22 0.7 29 0.8 29 1.2 4 0.4 1 0.4 0 0.0 88 0.8 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 6 0.6 19 0.6 42 1.2 34 1.4 14 1.4 6 2.2 0 0.0 133 1.2 12 85.7
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 4 80.0 788 86.8 2,478 79.9 2,485 76.7 1,617 69.1 613 62.6 150 57.9 11 57.9 8,147 75.0 1 25.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 3 0.3 40 1.3 59 1.8 54 2.3 21 2.1 8 3.1 0 0.0 185 1.7 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 1 20.0 105 11.6 436 14.1 424 13.1 386 16.5 198 20.2 58 22.4 5 26.3 1,615 14.9 2 50.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 12 1.3 148 4.8 274 8.5 282 12.1 147 15.0 43 16.6 3 15.8 910 8.4 1 25.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 0 0.0 581 64.9 2,361 77.3 2,536 80.9 1,888 83.5 746 78.6 198 78.0 13 72.2 8,323 78.7 0 0.0
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 71 7.9 138 4.5 109 3.5 64 2.8 38 4.0 10 3.9 1 5.6 432 4.1 1 33.3
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 3 0.3 19 0.6 19 0.6 11 0.5 3 0.3 2 0.8 0 0.0 57 0.6 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 0 0.0 139 16.1 603 20.4 642 21.1 501 23.0 228 24.9 68 28.2 7 43.8 2,188 21.4 0 0.0
Adequate 0 0.0 270 31.2 1,081 36.6 1,197 39.4 876 40.2 362 39.6 90 37.3 4 25.0 3,880 38.0 0 0.0
Intermediate 0 0.0 218 25.2 705 23.9 732 24.1 508 23.3 183 20.0 34 14.1 2 12.5 2,382 23.3 0 0.0
Inadequate 4 100.0 239 27.6 565 19.1 467 15.4 293 13.5 142 15.5 49 20.3 3 18.8 1,764 17.3 2 100.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 2 40.0 116 12.2 328 10.0 299 8.7 237 9.7 101 10.0 31 11.5 4 21.1 1,118 9.8 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 1 20.0 62 6.5 184 5.6 190 5.5 137 5.6 58 5.7 16 5.9 2 10.5 651 5.7 1 25.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2009
  2009
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 8 100.0 1,104 100.0 3,148 100.0 3,406 100.0 2,261 100.0 1,119 100.0 240 100.0 22 100.0 11,316 100.0 8 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 3 37.5 464 42.0 1,662 52.8 2,225 65.3 1,548 68.5 740 66.1 151 62.9 16 72.7 6,810 60.2 1 12.5
Alaska Native 2 25.0 473 42.8 1,031 32.8 774 22.7 416 18.4 198 17.7 56 23.3 3 13.6 2,953 26.1 0 0.0
Black 2 25.0 54 4.9 172 5.5 128 3.8 72 3.2 35 3.1 3 1.3 0 0.0 466 4.1 0 0.0
Asian/PI 1 12.5 105 9.5 250 7.9 246 7.2 183 8.1 126 11.3 27 11.3 3 13.6 942 8.3 1 12.5
Other/Unk 0 0.0 8 0.7 33 1.0 33 1.0 42 1.9 20 1.8 3 1.3 0 0.0 145 1.3 6 75.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 30 2.7 87 2.8 94 2.8 68 3.1 48 4.4 11 4.6 2 9.1 340 3.1 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 0 0.0 212 19.4 630 20.2 503 14.9 248 11.2 117 10.6 32 13.4 1 4.5 1,743 15.6 0 0.0
Unwed 7 87.5 903 81.9 1,638 52.1 1,033 30.4 422 18.8 220 19.7 61 25.5 7 31.8 4,293 38.1 2 100.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 7 100.0 494 47.2 528 17.4 274 8.3 111 5.1 59 5.5 8 3.5 2 9.1 1,483 13.6 0 0.0
12 Years 0 0.0 490 46.8 1,596 52.5 1,185 36.0 591 27.3 256 24.0 59 26.1 7 31.8 4,185 38.5 1 50.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 62 5.9 918 30.2 1,837 55.7 1,466 67.6 751 70.5 159 70.4 13 59.1 5,207 47.9 1 50.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 8 100.0 1,076 97.5 2,997 95.2 3,143 92.3 2,050 90.7 1,027 91.8 230 95.8 22 100.0 10,555 93.3 2 25.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 19 1.7 85 2.7 145 4.3 105 4.6 35 3.1 2 0.8 0 0.0 391 3.5 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 25 0.8 59 1.7 42 1.9 36 3.2 5 2.1 0 0.0 167 1.5 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 8 0.7 15 0.5 23 0.7 21 0.9 6 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 73 0.6 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 1 0.1 26 0.8 36 1.1 43 1.9 15 1.3 3 1.3 0 0.0 130 1.1 6 75.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 6 75.0 911 84.7 2,438 80.5 2,396 72.7 1,541 70.1 702 64.5 130 54.9 10 45.5 8,136 74.3 2 100.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 2 0.2 36 1.2 42 1.3 49 2.2 26 2.4 2 0.8 0 0.0 157 1.4 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 2 25.0 148 13.8 417 13.8 566 17.2 380 17.3 240 22.0 75 31.6 9 40.9 1,837 16.8 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 15 1.4 138 4.6 291 8.8 228 10.4 121 11.1 30 12.7 3 13.6 826 7.5 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 3 37.5 699 67.7 2,219 77.9 2,578 83.1 1,730 83.8 865 84.4 176 80.7 19 90.5 8,289 80.3 0 0.0
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 62 6.0 96 3.4 97 3.1 72 3.5 28 2.7 11 5.0 0 0.0 366 3.5 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 13 1.3 17 0.7 26 0.9 11 0.6 2 0.2 1 0.5 0 0.0 70 0.7 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 0 0.0 162 16.9 481 18.7 614 21.7 427 23.0 231 25.5 67 33.5 11 52.4 1,993 21.3 0 0.0
Adequate 1 14.3 304 31.7 948 36.9 1,149 40.6 762 41.0 342 37.7 63 31.5 5 23.8 3,574 38.2 0 0.0
Intermediate 3 42.9 244 25.4 635 24.7 639 22.6 410 22.1 209 23.1 36 18.0 3 14.3 2,179 23.3 0 0.0
Inadequate 3 42.9 249 26.0 504 19.6 431 15.2 258 13.9 124 13.7 34 17.0 2 9.5 1,605 17.2 0 0.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 2 25.0 137 12.4 346 11.0 327 9.6 230 10.2 152 13.6 48 20.1 3 13.6 1,245 11.0 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 68 6.2 180 5.7 179 5.3 124 5.5 81 7.2 29 12.1 2 9.1 663 5.9 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2008
  2008
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 5 100.0 1,130 100.0 3,345 100.0 3,382 100.0 2,191 100.0 1,084 100.0 275 100.0 19 100.0 11,439 100.0 8 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 1 20.0 486 43.0 1,917 57.3 2,217 65.6 1,487 67.9 737 68.0 194 70.5 16 84.2 7,060 61.7 5 62.5
Alaska Native 4 80.0 497 44.0 1,003 30.0 756 22.4 402 18.3 185 17.1 39 14.2 2 10.5 2,888 25.2 0 0.0
Black 0 0.0 53 4.7 163 4.9 103 3.0 60 2.7 33 3.0 10 3.6 0 0.0 423 3.7 1 12.5
Asian/PI 0 0.0 84 7.4 238 7.1 269 8.0 208 9.5 111 10.2 32 11.6 0 0.0 943 8.2 1 12.5
Other/Unk 0 0.0 10 0.9 24 0.7 37 1.1 34 1.6 18 1.7 0 0.0 1 5.3 125 1.1 1 12.5
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 36 3.2 90 2.7 95 2.8 58 2.7 36 3.4 6 2.3 1 5.3 323 2.9 1 14.3
Reported Smoking 1 20.0 237 21.2 655 19.7 506 15.1 231 10.6 113 10.5 24 8.9 1 5.3 1,769 15.6 1 14.3
Unwed 5 100.0 894 79.4 1,698 50.9 1,019 30.2 415 19.0 202 18.7 49 17.8 4 21.1 4,289 37.6 3 50.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 5 100.0 481 44.1 594 18.2 321 9.7 123 5.8 52 4.9 17 6.4 0 0.0 1,594 14.3 1 14.3
12 Years 0 0.0 563 51.6 1,901 58.2 1,598 48.4 775 36.2 361 34.3 79 29.8 5 26.3 5,284 47.4 2 28.6
12+ Years 0 0.0 47 4.3 770 23.6 1,380 41.8 1,241 58.0 641 60.8 169 63.8 14 73.7 4,266 38.3 4 57.1
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 5 100.0 1,093 96.7 3,163 94.6 3,135 92.7 2,012 91.8 1,000 92.3 250 90.9 18 94.7 10,681 93.4 5 62.5
Birthing Center 0 0.0 18 1.6 98 2.9 133 3.9 87 4.0 41 3.8 9 3.3 1 5.3 387 3.4 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 3 0.3 28 0.8 68 2.0 49 2.2 26 2.4 8 2.9 0 0.0 182 1.6 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 8 0.7 25 0.7 12 0.4 10 0.5 1 0.1 1 0.4 0 0.0 57 0.5 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 8 0.7 31 0.9 34 1.0 33 1.5 16 1.5 7 2.5 0 0.0 132 1.2 3 37.5
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 4 100.0 956 86.0 2,629 80.7 2,492 75.3 1,525 70.7 669 62.5 162 60.2 12 63.2 8,451 75.4 2 33.3
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 1 0.1 28 0.9 65 2.0 33 1.5 37 3.5 5 1.9 0 0.0 169 1.5 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 0 0.0 142 12.8 434 13.3 500 15.1 404 18.7 231 21.6 64 23.8 5 26.3 1,784 15.9 4 66.7
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 12 1.1 168 5.2 251 7.6 195 9.0 133 12.4 38 14.1 2 10.5 799 7.1 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 0 0.0 722 66.8 2,479 77.8 2,656 82.0 1,773 84.4 871 84.1 194 78.2 16 88.9 8,717 79.8 6 100.0
3rd Trimester 2 40.0 62 5.7 156 4.9 130 4.0 83 4.0 32 3.1 11 4.4 0 0.0 476 4.4 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 9 0.9 22 0.7 16 0.5 8 0.4 7 0.7 2 0.9 0 0.0 64 0.6 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 1 25.0 152 14.6 555 18.3 643 21.0 492 24.8 258 26.3 70 30.2 6 35.3 2,179 21.0 2 40.0
Adequate 0 0.0 301 28.9 1,005 33.0 1,183 38.7 779 39.3 406 41.4 80 34.5 9 52.9 3,765 36.4 2 40.0
Intermediate 1 25.0 291 28.0 838 27.6 734 24.0 435 22.0 189 19.3 36 15.5 1 5.9 2,526 24.4 1 20.0
Inadequate 2 50.0 296 28.5 643 21.1 495 16.2 275 13.9 128 13.0 46 19.8 1 5.9 1,886 18.2 0 0.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 1 20.0 122 10.9 381 11.4 310 9.2 218 10.0 117 10.8 32 11.7 2 10.5 1,183 10.4 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 71 6.3 206 6.2 165 4.9 140 6.4 73 6.8 25 9.2 0 0.0 681 6.0 1 14.3
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2007
  2007
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 4 100.0 1,115 100.0 3,311 100.0 3,180 100.0 2,093 100.0 1,054 100.0 264 100.0 29 100.0 11,053 100.0 3 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 1 25.0 482 43.2 1,866 56.4 2,078 65.3 1,428 68.2 696 66.0 175 66.3 18 62.1 6,745 61.0 1 33.3
Alaska Native 3 75.0 454 40.7 1,004 30.3 684 21.5 381 18.2 193 18.3 46 17.4 6 20.7 2,771 25.1 0 0.0
Black 0 0.0 70 6.3 164 5.0 124 3.9 55 2.6 28 2.7 9 3.4 1 3.4 451 4.1 0 0.0
Asian/PI 0 0.0 82 7.4 231 7.0 225 7.1 174 8.3 106 10.1 25 9.5 2 6.9 845 7.6 0 0.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 27 2.4 46 1.4 69 2.2 55 2.6 31 2.9 9 3.4 2 6.9 241 2.2 2 66.7
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 10 0.9 54 1.6 80 2.6 74 3.6 41 4.0 12 4.7 0 0.0 271 2.5 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 0 0.0 216 19.5 659 20.0 447 14.2 230 11.1 115 11.0 30 11.6 2 6.9 1,699 15.5 0 0.0
Unwed 4 100.0 895 80.3 1,644 49.7 881 27.7 432 20.7 192 18.3 53 20.2 7 24.1 4,108 37.2 0 0.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 3 100.0 483 45.3 581 17.9 253 8.1 127 6.2 52 5.1 14 5.5 2 6.9 1,515 14.1 0 0.0
12 Years 0 0.0 532 49.9 1,795 55.3 1,275 41.0 675 32.9 287 28.1 78 30.8 11 37.9 4,653 43.2 0 0.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 51 4.8 872 26.8 1,579 50.8 1,248 60.9 681 66.8 161 63.6 16 55.2 4,609 42.8 1 100.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 4 100.0 1,083 97.1 3,163 95.5 2,969 93.4 1,941 92.7 965 91.6 244 92.4 28 96.6 10,397 94.1 0 0.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 14 1.3 82 2.5 102 3.2 69 3.3 43 4.1 7 2.7 0 0.0 317 2.9 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 2 0.2 38 1.1 61 1.9 57 2.7 24 2.3 7 2.7 0 0.0 189 1.7 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 6 0.5 13 0.4 7 0.2 4 0.2 1 0.1 2 0.8 0 0.0 33 0.3 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 10 0.9 15 0.5 41 1.3 22 1.1 21 2.0 4 1.5 1 3.4 117 1.1 3 100.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 4 100.0 943 86.1 2,585 79.7 2,345 75.2 1,452 70.7 662 64.1 163 62.7 13 44.8 8,168 75.4 1 100.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 1 0.1 30 0.9 46 1.5 54 2.6 30 2.9 5 1.9 2 6.9 168 1.6 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 0 0.0 140 12.8 462 14.2 491 15.7 348 17.0 218 21.1 59 22.7 14 48.3 1,732 16.0 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 11 1.0 166 5.1 236 7.6 199 9.7 122 11.8 33 12.7 0 0.0 767 7.1 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 0 0.0 755 71.5 2,455 76.7 2,595 83.8 1,707 83.6 857 84.3 191 77.6 24 88.9 8,585 80.3 1 100.0
3rd Trimester 2 50.0 70 6.6 194 6.1 104 3.4 73 3.6 44 4.3 10 4.1 1 3.7 498 4.7 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 9 0.9 14 0.5 11 0.4 5 0.3 4 0.4 3 1.3 0 0.0 46 0.4 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 0 0.0 165 16.3 640 20.8 691 23.1 481 24.5 275 28.6 74 31.4 8 29.6 2,334 22.7 0 0.0
Adequate 0 0.0 338 33.3 1,012 32.9 1,201 40.2 815 41.4 355 37.0 77 32.6 8 29.6 3,807 37.0 1 100.0
Intermediate 0 0.0 258 25.4 786 25.5 670 22.4 378 19.2 176 18.3 44 18.6 6 22.2 2,318 22.6 0 0.0
Inadequate 4 100.0 253 25.0 642 20.8 428 14.3 293 14.9 154 16.0 41 17.4 5 18.5 1,820 17.7 0 0.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 0 0.0 127 11.4 331 10.0 293 9.2 227 10.9 127 12.1 40 15.3 5 17.2 1,150 10.4 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 70 6.3 174 5.3 153 4.8 122 5.8 72 6.9 27 10.3 5 17.2 623 5.7 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2006
  2006
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 7 100.0 1,099 100.0 3,254 100.0 3,066 100.0 2,095 100.0 1,175 100.0 272 100.0 27 100.0 10,996 100.0 1 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 3 42.9 464 42.2 1,899 58.4 1,976 64.4 1,424 68.0 812 69.1 187 68.8 16 59.3 6,782 61.7 1 100.0
Alaska Native 2 28.6 470 42.8 947 29.1 665 21.7 371 17.7 191 16.3 46 16.9 6 22.2 2,698 24.5 0 0.0
Black 1 14.3 61 5.6 158 4.9 118 3.8 51 2.4 31 2.6 8 2.9 0 0.0 428 3.9 0 0.0
Asian/PI 1 14.3 90 8.2 210 6.5 235 7.7 192 9.2 112 9.5 27 9.9 5 18.5 872 7.9 0 0.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 14 1.3 40 1.2 72 2.3 57 2.7 29 2.5 4 1.5 0 0.0 216 2.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 11 1.0 52 1.6 66 2.2 65 3.1 51 4.4 8 3.0 1 4.0 254 2.3 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 1 16.7 251 23.0 635 19.6 405 13.3 250 12.0 104 8.9 28 10.4 5 20.0 1,679 15.4 0 0.0
Unwed 7 100.0 892 81.2 1,631 50.2 868 28.4 393 18.8 197 16.8 42 15.4 9 33.3 4,040 36.8 1 100.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 7 100.0 547 51.7 554 17.4 269 8.9 111 5.4 48 4.2 13 4.9 1 4.2 1,550 14.4 0 0.0
12 Years 0 0.0 460 43.4 1,747 54.8 1,267 42.1 671 32.8 335 29.2 80 30.3 13 54.2 4,573 42.5 0 0.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 52 4.9 888 27.8 1,477 49.0 1,266 61.8 766 66.7 171 64.8 10 41.7 4,631 43.1 1 100.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 7 100.0 1,065 96.9 3,089 94.9 2,840 92.6 1,942 92.7 1,093 93.0 252 92.6 26 96.3 10,315 93.8 1 100.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 24 2.2 87 2.7 121 3.9 66 3.2 31 2.6 5 1.8 0 0.0 334 3.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 1 0.1 37 1.1 64 2.1 58 2.8 36 3.1 8 2.9 0 0.0 204 1.9 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 4 0.4 11 0.3 7 0.2 6 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 3.7 29 0.3 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 5 0.5 30 0.9 34 1.1 23 1.1 15 1.3 7 2.6 0 0.0 114 1.0 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 6 85.7 913 84.2 2,565 80.3 2,283 75.8 1,448 70.3 725 62.3 171 63.6 10 37.0 8,122 75.1 1 100.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 2 0.2 24 0.8 57 1.9 42 2.0 29 2.5 5 1.9 1 3.7 160 1.5 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 1 14.3 159 14.7 449 14.0 447 14.8 361 17.5 286 24.6 73 27.1 12 44.4 1,788 16.5 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 10 0.9 158 4.9 226 7.5 209 10.1 123 10.6 20 7.4 4 14.8 750 6.9 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 3 42.9 721 68.9 2,532 79.8 2,500 83.5 1,731 84.7 971 85.2 210 81.4 19 76.0 8,688 81.3 1 100.0
3rd Trimester 1 14.3 70 6.7 152 4.8 123 4.1 78 3.8 49 4.3 18 7.0 3 12.0 494 4.6 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 15 1.5 12 0.4 8 0.3 6 0.3 3 0.3 1 0.4 0 0.0 45 0.4 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 0 0.0 193 19.1 656 21.5 660 23.1 492 25.3 294 27.2 70 28.8 12 50.0 2,377 23.2 0 0.0
Adequate 3 42.9 321 31.8 1,151 37.8 1,145 40.0 790 40.6 441 40.8 94 38.7 6 25.0 3,952 38.7 1 100.0
Intermediate 1 14.3 218 21.6 706 23.2 650 22.7 387 19.9 191 17.7 39 16.0 3 12.5 2,195 21.5 0 0.0
Inadequate 3 42.9 278 27.5 536 17.6 408 14.3 277 14.2 155 14.3 40 16.5 3 12.5 1,700 16.6 0 0.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 2 28.6 142 13.0 344 10.6 331 10.8 215 10.3 147 12.5 44 16.2 9 33.3 1,234 11.2 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 1 14.3 74 6.8 200 6.2 178 5.8 111 5.3 68 5.8 19 7.0 1 3.7 652 6.0 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2005
  2005
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 13 100.0 1,025 100.0 3,039 100.0 2,911 100.0 2,059 100.0 1,060 100.0 311 100.0 26 100.0 10,451 100.0 7 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 3 23.1 464 45.3 1,751 57.6 1,867 64.1 1,423 69.1 712 67.2 195 62.7 15 57.7 6,434 61.6 4 57.1
Alaska Native 10 76.9 424 41.4 915 30.1 696 23.9 381 18.5 203 19.2 64 20.6 9 34.6 2,703 25.9 1 14.3
Black 0 0.0 49 4.8 151 5.0 109 3.7 63 3.1 25 2.4 8 2.6 0 0.0 405 3.9 0 0.0
Asian/PI 0 0.0 80 7.8 185 6.1 196 6.7 161 7.8 100 9.4 38 12.2 1 3.8 763 7.3 2 28.6
Other/Unk 0 0.0 8 0.8 37 1.2 43 1.5 31 1.5 20 1.9 6 1.9 1 3.8 146 1.4 0 0.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 12 1.2 48 1.6 43 1.5 63 3.1 43 4.1 8 2.6 2 8.0 219 2.1 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 1 7.7 251 24.6 618 20.4 422 14.6 238 11.6 104 9.9 33 10.7 6 24.0 1,675 16.1 2 28.6
Unwed 13 100.0 816 79.8 1,454 47.9 838 28.8 367 17.8 191 18.0 70 22.5 12 48.0 3,763 36.0 2 33.3
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 13 100.0 489 49.6 544 18.2 261 9.2 111 5.5 67 6.5 17 5.6 4 16.0 1,507 14.7 1 14.3
12 Years 0 0.0 437 44.4 1,607 53.8 1,203 42.2 649 32.2 311 30.0 98 32.1 12 48.0 4,320 42.2 3 42.9
12+ Years 0 0.0 59 6.0 836 28.0 1,386 48.6 1,258 62.3 658 63.5 190 62.3 9 36.0 4,399 43.0 3 42.9
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 13 100.0 989 96.5 2,869 94.4 2,688 92.3 1,904 92.5 993 93.7 293 94.2 23 88.5 9,774 93.5 2 28.6
Birthing Center 0 0.0 20 2.0 82 2.7 116 4.0 88 4.3 28 2.6 7 2.3 1 3.8 342 3.3 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 3 0.3 49 1.6 69 2.4 41 2.0 24 2.3 9 2.9 1 3.8 196 1.9 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 5 0.5 13 0.4 7 0.2 4 0.2 1 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 30 0.3 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 8 0.8 26 0.9 31 1.1 22 1.1 14 1.3 2 0.6 1 3.8 109 1.0 5 71.4
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 12 92.3 868 86.0 2,415 80.7 2,187 76.2 1,454 71.2 688 65.9 192 62.3 17 68.0 7,838 76.0 5 83.3
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 6 0.6 42 1.4 52 1.8 43 2.1 20 1.9 12 3.9 0 0.0 175 1.7 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 1 7.7 122 12.1 375 12.5 408 14.2 333 16.3 197 18.9 67 21.8 5 20.0 1,509 14.6 1 16.7
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 13 1.3 159 5.3 223 7.8 211 10.3 139 13.3 37 12.0 3 12.0 785 7.6 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 3 23.1 681 68.4 2,359 79.4 2,379 83.5 1,703 84.8 813 79.2 252 83.2 15 68.2 8,211 80.5 6 85.7
3rd Trimester 3 23.1 81 8.1 110 3.7 117 4.1 83 4.1 51 5.0 13 4.3 0 0.0 458 4.5 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 5 0.5 11 0.4 7 0.3 7 0.4 8 0.8 1 0.4 2 8.7 41 0.4 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 0 0.0 205 21.3 643 22.7 678 24.8 530 27.5 249 25.3 72 25.7 6 26.1 2,385 24.4 2 28.6
Adequate 2 16.7 293 30.5 1,085 38.3 1,133 41.5 820 42.5 388 39.4 123 43.9 7 30.4 3,854 39.5 3 42.9
Intermediate 2 16.7 223 23.2 629 22.2 543 19.9 328 17.0 174 17.6 43 15.4 4 17.4 1,947 19.9 1 14.3
Inadequate 8 66.7 240 25.0 473 16.7 377 13.8 252 13.1 175 17.7 42 15.0 6 26.1 1,574 16.1 1 14.3
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 1 7.7 105 10.3 332 10.9 293 10.1 218 10.6 126 11.9 44 14.1 5 19.2 1,124 10.8 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 53 5.2 180 5.9 145 5.0 148 7.2 71 6.7 28 9.1 5 19.2 630 6.1 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2004
  2004
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 9 100.0 1,070 100.0 3,017 100.0 2,730 100.0 2,113 100.0 1,095 100.0 266 100.0 27 100.0 10,336 100.0 9 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 3 33.3 498 46.5 1,761 58.4 1,792 65.6 1,480 70.0 746 68.1 175 65.8 18 66.7 6,479 62.7 6 66.7
Alaska Native 5 55.6 450 42.1 869 28.8 601 22.0 394 18.6 197 18.0 53 19.9 5 18.5 2,575 24.9 1 11.1
Black 0 0.0 41 3.8 155 5.1 101 3.7 53 2.5 30 2.7 4 1.5 0 0.0 384 3.7 0 0.0
Asian/PI 1 11.1 72 6.7 189 6.3 201 7.4 170 8.0 92 8.4 26 9.8 4 14.8 756 7.3 1 11.1
Other/Unk 0 0.0 9 0.8 43 1.4 35 1.3 16 0.8 30 2.7 8 3.0 0 0.0 142 1.4 1 11.1
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 25 2.4 47 1.6 48 1.8 44 2.1 26 2.4 10 3.9 0 0.0 200 2.0 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 1 12.5 257 24.2 599 20.0 395 14.6 235 11.2 109 10.2 24 9.2 2 7.7 1,625 15.9 3 37.5
Unwed 9 100.0 834 77.9 1,431 47.4 698 25.6 365 17.3 178 16.3 49 18.6 4 14.8 3,572 34.6 4 50.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 9 100.0 472 46.2 489 16.9 216 8.4 95 4.9 72 7.3 11 4.6 5 19.2 1,369 14.1 0 0.0
12 Years 0 0.0 494 48.4 1,583 54.8 1,020 39.8 605 31.1 308 31.1 74 30.7 6 23.1 4,094 42.2 4 57.1
12+ Years 0 0.0 55 5.4 819 28.3 1,325 51.7 1,247 64.0 609 61.6 156 64.7 15 57.7 4,229 43.6 3 42.9
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 9 100.0 1,037 96.9 2,880 95.5 2,550 93.4 1,971 93.3 1,015 92.7 243 91.4 24 88.9 9,736 94.2 7 77.8
Birthing Center 0 0.0 17 1.6 84 2.8 96 3.5 67 3.2 34 3.1 8 3.0 1 3.7 307 3.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 10 0.9 31 1.0 52 1.9 47 2.2 32 2.9 9 3.4 2 7.4 183 1.8 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 3 0.3 7 0.2 3 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.1 2 0.8 0 0.0 16 0.2 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 3 0.3 15 0.5 29 1.1 28 1.3 13 1.2 4 1.5 0 0.0 94 0.9 2 22.2
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 9 100.0 912 85.6 2,427 81.0 2,123 78.5 1,530 72.8 733 67.6 178 67.7 14 51.9 7,933 77.3 7 87.5
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 1 0.1 29 1.0 46 1.7 47 2.2 30 2.8 6 2.3 1 3.7 160 1.6 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 0 0.0 143 13.4 398 13.3 349 12.9 339 16.1 190 17.5 54 20.5 10 37.0 1,484 14.5 1 12.5
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 9 0.8 141 4.7 185 6.8 186 8.8 132 12.2 25 9.5 2 7.4 680 6.6 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 4 50.0 699 70.5 2,256 79.4 2,166 83.4 1,718 85.2 870 84.1 185 73.4 19 70.4 7,924 81.1 7 87.5
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 52 5.2 131 4.6 109 4.2 68 3.4 41 4.0 13 5.2 1 3.7 415 4.2 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 9 1.0 15 0.6 8 0.3 8 0.4 5 0.5 2 0.8 0 0.0 47 0.5 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 2 25.0 189 20.0 578 22.1 591 24.5 492 26.2 263 27.1 66 27.7 8 30.8 2,189 24.1 0 0.0
Adequate 2 25.0 303 32.1 1,006 38.4 975 40.4 802 42.8 390 40.2 83 34.9 10 38.5 3,575 39.3 4 66.7
Intermediate 0 0.0 209 22.2 545 20.8 487 20.2 342 18.2 174 17.9 37 15.5 1 3.8 1,796 19.7 1 16.7
Inadequate 4 50.0 242 25.7 492 18.8 358 14.8 240 12.8 144 14.8 52 21.8 7 26.9 1,540 16.9 1 16.7
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 0 0.0 131 12.3 282 9.4 288 10.6 221 10.5 118 10.8 40 15.3 1 3.7 1,083 10.5 2 25.0
Low Birthweight Birth 1 11.1 71 6.7 155 5.1 154 5.7 127 6.0 77 7.1 30 11.5 1 3.7 617 6.0 1 12.5
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2003
  2003
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 15 100.0 1,046 100.0 2,900 100.0 2,656 100.0 2,072 100.0 1,055 100.0 305 100.0 26 100.0 10,087 100.0 12 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 4 26.7 506 48.4 1,710 59.0 1,733 65.2 1,471 71.0 717 68.0 219 71.8 21 80.8 6,387 63.3 6 50.0
Alaska Native 8 53.3 413 39.5 823 28.4 600 22.6 351 16.9 207 19.6 50 16.4 5 19.2 2,458 24.4 1 8.3
Black 1 6.7 57 5.4 153 5.3 97 3.7 52 2.5 27 2.6 5 1.6 0 0.0 393 3.9 1 8.3
Asian/PI 2 13.3 60 5.7 180 6.2 188 7.1 164 7.9 77 7.3 27 8.9 0 0.0 700 6.9 2 16.7
Other/Unk 0 0.0 10 1.0 34 1.2 38 1.4 34 1.6 27 2.6 4 1.3 0 0.0 149 1.5 2 16.7
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 1 6.7 16 1.5 46 1.6 36 1.4 55 2.7 34 3.3 13 4.3 1 3.8 203 2.0 1 14.3
Reported Smoking 3 20.0 271 26.1 628 21.9 403 15.3 236 11.5 127 12.3 31 10.2 5 19.2 1,706 17.1 2 28.6
Unwed 15 100.0 830 79.3 1,366 47.2 679 25.6 323 15.7 199 18.9 58 19.1 6 23.1 3,478 34.6 2 25.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 15 100.0 523 52.3 506 18.0 193 7.5 95 4.7 55 5.5 23 7.8 1 3.8 1,412 14.5 1 12.5
12 Years 0 0.0 429 42.9 1,520 54.0 1,054 41.0 594 29.5 294 29.4 84 28.7 6 23.1 3,983 40.9 2 25.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 48 4.8 789 28.0 1,324 51.5 1,324 65.8 651 65.1 186 63.5 19 73.1 4,346 44.6 5 62.5
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 15 100.0 1,017 97.2 2,750 94.8 2,496 94.0 1,924 92.9 985 93.4 287 94.1 26 100.0 9,503 94.2 3 25.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 12 1.1 74 2.6 79 3.0 59 2.8 35 3.3 10 3.3 0 0.0 269 2.7 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 10 1.0 52 1.8 56 2.1 61 2.9 12 1.1 3 1.0 0 0.0 197 2.0 3 25.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.1 3 0.1 3 0.1 2 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 10 0.1 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 7 0.7 22 0.8 22 0.8 25 1.2 21 2.0 5 1.6 0 0.0 108 1.1 6 50.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 11 73.3 909 87.4 2,347 81.5 2,072 78.6 1,459 71.0 687 65.5 185 61.1 13 50.0 7,692 76.8 9 100.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 2 0.2 32 1.1 40 1.5 48 2.3 22 2.1 12 4.0 0 0.0 156 1.6 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 4 26.7 117 11.3 351 12.2 311 11.8 318 15.5 205 19.5 50 16.5 9 34.6 1,365 13.6 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 12 1.2 149 5.2 212 8.0 229 11.1 135 12.9 56 18.5 4 15.4 797 8.0 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 4 26.7 658 66.9 2,158 78.1 2,104 83.2 1,705 85.3 805 81.6 233 80.1 23 88.5 7,695 80.1 5 55.6
3rd Trimester 4 26.7 81 8.2 135 4.9 99 3.9 83 4.2 44 4.5 18 6.2 1 3.8 465 4.8 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 7 0.8 13 0.5 9 0.4 4 0.2 6 0.7 3 1.1 0 0.0 42 0.5 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 1 6.7 185 20.2 603 23.8 626 26.7 523 28.9 253 27.7 77 27.8 10 41.7 2,280 25.8 2 22.2
Adequate 5 33.3 294 32.1 979 38.6 1,030 43.9 771 42.6 374 40.9 114 41.2 8 33.3 3,576 40.4 1 11.1
Intermediate 1 6.7 180 19.7 477 18.8 375 16.0 292 16.1 131 14.3 36 13.0 4 16.7 1,498 16.9 2 22.2
Inadequate 8 53.3 257 28.1 476 18.8 317 13.5 224 12.4 156 17.1 50 18.1 2 8.3 1,494 16.9 4 44.4
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 3 20.0 122 11.8 305 10.6 258 9.8 222 10.8 141 13.5 50 16.6 4 15.4 1,106 11.1 1 11.1
Low Birthweight Birth 2 13.3 66 6.3 172 5.9 134 5.1 116 5.6 70 6.7 29 9.6 4 15.4 594 5.9 1 11.1
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2002
  2002
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 15 100.0 1,062 100.0 2,808 100.0 2,613 100.0 2,065 100.0 1,047 100.0 299 100.0 20 100.0 9,945 100.0 16 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 6 40.0 511 48.1 1,700 60.5 1,672 64.0 1,430 69.2 706 67.4 217 72.6 12 60.0 6,265 63.0 11 68.8
Alaska Native 7 46.7 416 39.2 737 26.2 620 23.7 362 17.5 200 19.1 48 16.1 7 35.0 2,399 24.1 2 12.5
Black 0 0.0 56 5.3 167 5.9 88 3.4 74 3.6 36 3.4 4 1.3 0 0.0 427 4.3 2 12.5
Asian/PI 2 13.3 60 5.6 163 5.8 193 7.4 164 7.9 77 7.4 25 8.4 1 5.0 686 6.9 1 6.3
Other/Unk 0 0.0 19 1.8 41 1.5 40 1.5 35 1.7 28 2.7 5 1.7 0 0.0 168 1.7 0 0.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 17 1.6 58 2.1 59 2.3 60 3.0 42 4.1 12 4.2 3 15.0 251 2.6 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 5 33.3 270 25.7 608 21.8 459 17.7 262 12.9 117 11.4 35 12.2 8 40.0 1,767 18.0 3 23.1
Unwed 15 100.0 820 77.3 1,255 44.8 677 26.0 339 16.5 186 17.8 68 22.8 11 55.0 3,377 34.1 6 54.5
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 14 100.0 487 48.4 458 16.8 232 9.3 95 4.9 61 6.2 17 6.1 6 30.0 1,375 14.5 5 41.7
12 Years 0 0.0 453 45.0 1,513 55.6 1,086 43.6 658 33.8 305 31.1 101 36.2 6 30.0 4,125 43.6 3 25.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 67 6.7 749 27.5 1,171 47.0 1,195 61.3 616 62.7 161 57.7 8 40.0 3,971 41.9 4 33.3
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 15 100.0 1,034 97.4 2,680 95.4 2,462 94.2 1,932 93.6 961 91.8 276 92.3 19 95.0 9,386 94.4 7 43.8
Birthing Center 0 0.0 18 1.7 71 2.5 79 3.0 76 3.7 34 3.2 5 1.7 1 5.0 286 2.9 2 12.5
Home Birth 0 0.0 5 0.5 29 1.0 43 1.6 33 1.6 28 2.7 14 4.7 0 0.0 152 1.5 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.1 4 0.2 2 0.1 3 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 11 0.1 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 5 0.5 26 0.9 25 1.0 22 1.1 21 2.0 4 1.3 0 0.0 110 1.1 7 43.8
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 13 86.7 931 88.5 2,331 84.0 2,026 78.4 1,517 74.2 705 68.1 189 63.4 16 80.0 7,738 78.7 10 90.9
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 2 0.2 36 1.3 53 2.1 47 2.3 30 2.9 6 2.0 0 0.0 174 1.8 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 2 13.3 110 10.5 292 10.5 328 12.7 313 15.3 161 15.5 58 19.5 3 15.0 1,268 12.9 1 9.1
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 9 0.9 117 4.2 178 6.9 168 8.2 140 13.5 45 15.1 1 5.0 658 6.7 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 9 64.3 686 68.1 2,109 78.9 2,081 82.8 1,678 84.1 838 84.3 225 80.9 13 68.4 7,649 80.4 10 83.3
3rd Trimester 1 7.1 63 6.3 115 4.3 103 4.1 76 3.8 33 3.3 10 3.6 2 10.5 404 4.2 1 8.3
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 6 0.6 20 0.8 9 0.4 5 0.3 1 0.1 2 0.8 0 0.0 44 0.5 1 8.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 4 30.8 186 19.6 574 22.6 587 24.5 514 27.3 274 29.3 62 23.9 5 27.8 2,207 24.5 1 8.3
Adequate 4 30.8 337 35.5 970 38.2 997 41.7 777 41.3 377 40.4 99 38.2 4 22.2 3,569 39.6 4 33.3
Intermediate 1 7.7 193 20.3 554 21.8 456 19.1 338 18.0 160 17.1 56 21.6 3 16.7 1,765 19.6 4 33.3
Inadequate 4 30.8 234 24.6 442 17.4 353 14.8 254 13.5 123 13.2 42 16.2 6 33.3 1,461 16.2 3 25.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 0 0.0 98 9.3 259 9.3 242 9.3 207 10.1 129 12.4 36 12.1 3 15.0 974 9.8 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 61 5.8 167 6.0 123 4.7 120 5.8 81 7.8 22 7.4 3 15.0 577 5.8 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2001
  2001
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 15 100.0 1,050 100.0 2,765 100.0 2,647 100.0 2,096 100.0 1,130 100.0 274 100.0 21 100.0 10,004 100.0 6 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 5 33.3 476 45.3 1,616 58.4 1,733 65.5 1,490 71.1 778 68.8 195 71.2 12 57.1 6,310 63.1 5 83.3
Alaska Native 10 66.7 446 42.5 802 29.0 596 22.5 368 17.6 222 19.6 46 16.8 6 28.6 2,497 25.0 1 16.7
Black 0 0.0 64 6.1 159 5.8 131 4.9 54 2.6 21 1.9 8 2.9 2 9.5 439 4.4 0 0.0
Asian/PI 0 0.0 56 5.3 166 6.0 154 5.8 152 7.3 82 7.3 23 8.4 1 4.8 634 6.3 0 0.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 8 0.8 22 0.8 33 1.2 32 1.5 27 2.4 2 0.7 0 0.0 124 1.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 18 1.7 62 2.3 54 2.1 71 3.5 38 3.4 16 5.9 1 4.8 260 2.6 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 3 20.0 279 26.8 570 20.8 441 16.8 240 11.6 146 13.2 40 14.7 4 19.0 1,725 17.4 2 33.3
Unwed 15 100.0 810 77.4 1,213 43.9 660 25.0 325 15.6 185 16.5 57 20.9 9 42.9 3,276 32.8 2 33.3
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 15 100.0 489 48.6 425 15.8 212 8.3 102 5.1 57 5.3 17 6.3 2 9.5 1,320 13.7 1 16.7
12 Years 0 0.0 471 46.8 1,561 58.0 1,141 44.4 704 34.9 363 33.9 86 32.0 9 42.9 4,338 44.9 3 50.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 46 4.6 704 26.2 1,215 47.3 1,212 60.1 651 60.8 166 61.7 10 47.6 4,006 41.5 2 33.3
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 15 100.0 1,025 97.6 2,633 95.2 2,495 94.3 1,958 93.4 1,052 93.1 257 93.8 19 90.5 9,459 94.6 5 83.3
Birthing Center 0 0.0 18 1.7 77 2.8 83 3.1 69 3.3 38 3.4 7 2.6 1 4.8 294 2.9 1 16.7
Home Birth 0 0.0 2 0.2 27 1.0 39 1.5 35 1.7 25 2.2 8 2.9 1 4.8 137 1.4 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 3 0.3 3 0.1 5 0.2 1 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 13 0.1 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 2 0.2 25 0.9 25 0.9 33 1.6 14 1.2 2 0.7 0 0.0 101 1.0 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 12 80.0 905 87.7 2,269 83.3 2,060 79.1 1,545 74.8 762 68.3 179 66.3 11 52.4 7,748 78.6 5 83.3
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 3 0.3 43 1.6 69 2.6 64 3.1 30 2.7 8 3.0 2 9.5 220 2.2 1 16.7
Primary C-Section 3 20.0 115 11.1 282 10.4 303 11.6 261 12.6 186 16.7 50 18.5 7 33.3 1,207 12.3 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 9 0.9 129 4.7 173 6.6 195 9.4 138 12.4 33 12.2 1 4.8 678 6.9 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 7 58.3 700 69.4 2,100 79.0 2,130 83.4 1,718 85.0 913 83.8 205 78.2 15 71.4 7,793 80.9 5 83.3
3rd Trimester 2 16.7 60 5.9 112 4.2 82 3.2 66 3.3 38 3.5 16 6.1 3 14.3 379 3.9 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 2 15.4 5 0.5 18 0.7 10 0.4 6 0.3 5 0.5 2 0.8 0 0.0 48 0.5 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 1 7.7 209 21.9 604 23.8 641 26.2 513 26.7 258 25.1 62 25.2 5 26.3 2,294 25.0 1 16.7
Adequate 3 23.1 353 37.0 1,021 40.3 1,046 42.7 821 42.8 443 43.1 102 41.5 7 36.8 3,800 41.4 4 66.7
Intermediate 2 15.4 170 17.8 489 19.3 427 17.4 356 18.5 188 18.3 37 15.0 2 10.5 1,672 18.2 1 16.7
Inadequate 7 53.8 223 23.4 420 16.6 334 13.6 230 12.0 138 13.4 45 18.3 5 26.3 1,402 15.3 0 0.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 4 26.7 121 11.6 270 9.8 231 8.8 211 10.1 132 11.7 36 13.1 3 14.3 1,008 10.1 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 2 13.3 68 6.5 142 5.2 147 5.6 111 5.3 77 6.8 14 5.1 3 14.3 564 5.7 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2000
  2000
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 13 100.0 1,150 100.0 2,697 100.0 2,714 100.0 2,034 100.0 1,063 100.0 280 100.0 19 100.0 9,977 100.0 7 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 6 46.2 556 48.3 1,634 60.6 1,784 65.7 1,373 67.5 741 69.7 188 67.1 12 63.2 6,298 63.1 4 57.1
Alaska Native 1 7.7 440 38.3 743 27.5 618 22.8 379 18.6 208 19.6 55 19.6 6 31.6 2,452 24.6 2 28.6
Black 3 23.1 84 7.3 148 5.5 108 4.0 83 4.1 28 2.6 6 2.1 1 5.3 462 4.6 1 14.3
Asian/PI 2 15.4 59 5.1 136 5.0 177 6.5 168 8.3 67 6.3 24 8.6 0 0.0 633 6.3 0 0.0
Other/Unk 1 7.7 11 1.0 36 1.3 27 1.0 31 1.5 19 1.8 7 2.5 0 0.0 132 1.3 0 0.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 1 7.7 25 2.2 60 2.2 67 2.5 54 2.7 46 4.4 9 3.3 2 11.8 264 2.7 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 4 30.8 308 26.9 630 23.5 419 15.6 263 13.1 163 15.5 38 13.9 5 27.8 1,832 18.6 2 28.6
Unwed 13 100.0 909 79.5 1,156 43.0 638 23.6 304 15.0 193 18.2 66 23.7 10 55.6 3,291 33.1 2 28.6
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 11 100.0 543 49.5 403 15.3 200 7.6 119 6.0 51 5.0 20 7.7 4 22.2 1,353 14.0 2 28.6
12 Years 0 0.0 500 45.5 1,543 58.7 1,071 40.5 645 32.6 340 33.0 81 31.2 9 50.0 4,190 43.3 1 14.3
12+ Years 0 0.0 55 5.0 684 26.0 1,373 51.9 1,212 61.3 639 62.0 159 61.2 5 27.8 4,131 42.7 4 57.1
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 13 100.0 1,126 97.9 2,571 95.3 2,559 94.3 1,895 93.2 961 90.4 256 91.4 17 89.5 9,404 94.3 6 85.7
Birthing Center 0 0.0 10 0.9 77 2.9 80 2.9 60 2.9 51 4.8 11 3.9 0 0.0 289 2.9 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 3 0.3 21 0.8 43 1.6 38 1.9 24 2.3 7 2.5 1 5.3 137 1.4 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 5 0.4 5 0.2 3 0.1 8 0.4 6 0.6 1 0.4 0 0.0 28 0.3 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 6 0.5 23 0.9 29 1.1 33 1.6 21 2.0 5 1.8 1 5.3 119 1.2 1 14.3
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 12 92.3 986 87.2 2,243 84.9 2,135 80.1 1,536 76.7 742 71.1 196 70.8 16 88.9 7,872 80.3 6 85.7
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 5 0.4 39 1.5 80 3.0 62 3.1 34 3.3 8 2.9 1 5.6 230 2.3 1 14.3
Primary C-Section 1 7.7 134 11.8 274 10.4 273 10.2 260 13.0 164 15.7 43 15.5 1 5.6 1,150 11.7 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 6 0.5 86 3.3 178 6.7 145 7.2 103 9.9 30 10.8 0 0.0 548 5.6 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 7 53.8 783 70.1 2,093 79.6 2,196 83.2 1,644 84.0 838 81.6 215 80.2 13 72.2 7,795 80.6 6 85.7
3rd Trimester 2 15.4 72 6.4 111 4.2 98 3.7 73 3.7 43 4.2 12 4.5 0 0.0 411 4.2 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 10 0.9 9 0.3 7 0.3 7 0.4 7 0.7 0 0.0 1 5.3 41 0.4 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 5 41.7 265 24.3 654 25.5 629 24.3 494 25.9 296 29.3 76 29.5 4 21.1 2,423 25.6 0 0.0
Adequate 0 0.0 372 34.1 1,038 40.4 1,172 45.3 855 44.9 398 39.4 106 41.1 8 42.1 3,953 41.8 4 66.7
Intermediate 2 16.7 195 17.9 466 18.1 429 16.6 300 15.8 167 16.6 38 14.7 2 10.5 1,599 16.9 0 0.0
Inadequate 5 41.7 258 23.7 411 16.0 355 13.7 255 13.4 148 14.7 38 14.7 5 26.3 1,477 15.6 2 33.3
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 3 23.1 130 11.3 280 10.4 234 8.7 203 10.0 119 11.2 41 14.9 2 11.1 1,012 10.2 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 3 23.1 87 7.6 142 5.3 123 4.5 109 5.4 71 6.7 23 8.2 1 5.3 559 5.6 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1999
  1999
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 15 100.0 1,041 100.0 2,644 100.0 2,806 100.0 2,001 100.0 1,129 100.0 279 100.0 41 100.0 9,961 100.0 5 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 6 40.0 507 48.7 1,601 60.6 1,888 67.3 1,417 70.8 778 68.9 179 64.2 23 56.1 6,403 64.3 4 80.0
Alaska Native 6 40.0 375 36.0 682 25.8 606 21.6 376 18.8 218 19.3 68 24.4 17 41.5 2,349 23.6 1 20.0
Black 1 6.7 67 6.4 167 6.3 110 3.9 42 2.1 31 2.7 8 2.9 1 2.4 427 4.3 0 0.0
Asian/PI 2 13.3 50 4.8 109 4.1 124 4.4 109 5.4 65 5.8 11 3.9 0 0.0 470 4.7 0 0.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 42 4.0 85 3.2 78 2.8 57 2.8 37 3.3 13 4.7 0 0.0 312 3.1 0 0.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 1 6.7 31 3.0 74 2.8 92 3.3 83 4.2 51 4.6 13 4.9 3 7.5 348 3.5 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 1 6.7 264 25.5 524 19.9 449 16.1 293 14.7 173 15.5 55 20.4 14 35.0 1,773 17.9 0 0.0
Unwed 14 93.3 799 76.9 1,120 42.4 664 23.7 388 19.4 212 18.8 80 28.9 20 50.0 3,297 33.2 0 0.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 12 85.7 435 43.0 388 15.0 237 8.6 133 6.8 76 7.0 34 12.9 10 24.4 1,326 13.7 1 25.0
12 Years 2 14.3 501 49.6 1,443 55.8 1,106 40.2 675 34.7 366 33.5 89 33.7 11 26.8 4,194 43.2 1 25.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 75 7.4 757 29.3 1,407 51.2 1,137 58.5 649 59.5 141 53.4 20 48.8 4,188 43.1 2 50.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 15 100.0 1,000 96.1 2,495 94.4 2,631 93.8 1,865 93.2 1,015 89.9 253 90.7 40 97.6 9,315 93.5 1 20.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 22 2.1 78 3.0 92 3.3 60 3.0 43 3.8 3 1.1 0 0.0 298 3.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 4 0.4 34 1.3 38 1.4 44 2.2 48 4.3 17 6.1 0 0.0 185 1.9 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 5 0.5 8 0.3 9 0.3 10 0.5 3 0.3 1 0.4 0 0.0 36 0.4 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 10 1.0 29 1.1 36 1.3 22 1.1 20 1.8 5 1.8 1 2.4 127 1.3 4 80.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 14 93.3 922 89.7 2,271 86.7 2,285 82.4 1,558 78.8 823 73.5 215 78.5 28 70.0 8,118 82.4 2 100.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 2 0.2 40 1.5 83 3.0 74 3.7 37 3.3 10 3.6 1 2.5 247 2.5 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 1 6.7 97 9.4 236 9.0 248 8.9 199 10.1 141 12.6 30 10.9 6 15.0 958 9.7 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 7 0.7 72 2.7 157 5.7 146 7.4 118 10.5 19 6.9 5 12.5 524 5.3 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 7 50.0 723 71.6 2,023 77.5 2,284 82.6 1,641 83.6 905 81.8 195 73.6 30 76.9 7,811 79.9 3 100.0
3rd Trimester 1 7.1 60 5.9 111 4.3 105 3.8 75 3.8 54 4.9 17 6.4 3 7.7 426 4.4 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 1 6.7 10 1.0 8 0.3 9 0.3 6 0.3 9 0.8 2 0.8 1 2.6 47 0.5 1 25.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 3 20.0 233 23.1 732 28.1 791 28.8 545 27.9 316 28.5 69 26.1 10 25.6 2,700 27.7 1 25.0
Adequate 4 26.7 358 35.6 1,023 39.2 1,197 43.5 849 43.5 451 40.7 93 35.2 10 25.6 3,986 40.9 1 25.0
Intermediate 4 26.7 181 18.0 439 16.8 398 14.5 287 14.7 183 16.5 48 18.2 10 25.6 1,551 15.9 1 25.0
Inadequate 4 26.7 235 23.3 414 15.9 365 13.3 269 13.8 158 14.3 54 20.5 9 23.1 1,509 15.5 0 0.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 2 13.3 122 11.8 270 10.2 271 9.7 210 10.5 148 13.2 38 14.0 9 22.0 1,071 10.8 1 25.0
Low Birthweight Birth 1 6.7 81 7.8 149 5.7 136 4.9 106 5.3 78 7.0 16 5.8 4 10.0 571 5.8 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1998
  1998
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 5 100.0 1,023 100.0 2,615 100.0 2,769 100.0 2,104 100.0 1,100 100.0 276 100.0 30 100.0 9,923 100.0 1 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 1 20.0 525 51.3 1,620 62.0 1,943 70.2 1,448 68.8 773 70.3 207 75.0 20 66.7 6,537 65.9 0 0.0
Alaska Native 4 80.0 374 36.6 709 27.1 570 20.6 417 19.8 220 20.0 45 16.3 10 33.3 2,350 23.7 1 100.0
Black 0 0.0 56 5.5 141 5.4 87 3.1 72 3.4 30 2.7 9 3.3 0 0.0 395 4.0 0 0.0
Asian/PI 0 0.0 46 4.5 113 4.3 135 4.9 120 5.7 62 5.6 10 3.6 0 0.0 486 4.9 0 0.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 22 2.2 32 1.2 34 1.2 47 2.2 15 1.4 5 1.8 0 0.0 155 1.6 0 0.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 1 20.0 38 3.7 66 2.5 90 3.3 91 4.4 53 4.9 14 5.3 5 17.2 358 3.6 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 3 60.0 284 27.9 547 21.0 445 16.1 288 13.7 193 17.7 45 16.8 9 31.0 1,814 18.4 0 0.0
Unwed 5 100.0 750 73.5 1,020 39.1 615 22.3 399 19.0 225 20.5 58 21.1 10 33.3 3,083 31.1 1 100.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 5 100.0 461 46.6 351 13.7 226 8.3 142 6.9 71 6.7 24 9.3 7 23.3 1,288 13.3 1 100.0
12 Years 0 0.0 463 46.8 1,485 57.9 1,095 40.3 685 33.3 354 33.2 57 22.2 10 33.3 4,149 42.9 0 0.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 65 6.6 729 28.4 1,393 51.3 1,227 59.7 642 60.2 176 68.5 13 43.3 4,245 43.8 0 0.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 5 100.0 992 97.0 2,493 95.3 2,630 95.0 1,993 94.7 1,013 92.1 243 88.0 26 86.7 9,396 94.7 1 100.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 11 1.1 59 2.3 67 2.4 56 2.7 34 3.1 11 4.0 0 0.0 238 2.4 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 6 0.6 35 1.3 32 1.2 29 1.4 31 2.8 14 5.1 3 10.0 150 1.5 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 7 0.7 9 0.3 5 0.2 2 0.1 6 0.5 1 0.4 1 3.3 31 0.3 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 7 0.7 19 0.7 35 1.3 24 1.1 16 1.5 7 2.5 0 0.0 108 1.1 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 5 100.0 920 90.6 2,187 84.6 2,252 82.2 1,663 79.6 800 73.6 203 74.6 20 66.7 8,051 81.9 1 100.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 8 0.8 64 2.5 84 3.1 90 4.3 45 4.1 15 5.5 0 0.0 306 3.1 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 0 0.0 82 8.1 232 9.0 241 8.8 192 9.2 113 10.4 34 12.5 6 20.0 900 9.2 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 6 0.6 102 3.9 164 6.0 143 6.8 129 11.9 20 7.4 4 13.3 568 5.8 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 1 20.0 730 72.9 2,050 79.9 2,328 85.3 1,745 84.5 901 83.7 212 79.4 18 62.1 7,986 82.0 1 100.0
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 56 5.6 111 4.3 87 3.2 63 3.1 49 4.5 12 4.5 2 6.9 380 3.9 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 5 0.5 12 0.5 12 0.4 13 0.6 8 0.7 1 0.4 0 0.0 51 0.5 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 0 0.0 237 23.8 745 29.1 797 29.3 576 27.9 286 26.6 55 20.8 10 35.7 2,706 27.8 0 0.0
Adequate 2 40.0 368 36.9 981 38.3 1,128 41.4 864 41.8 452 42.0 114 43.0 9 32.1 3,918 40.3 0 0.0
Intermediate 1 20.0 177 17.8 408 15.9 442 16.2 376 18.2 180 16.7 45 17.0 3 10.7 1,632 16.8 0 0.0
Inadequate 2 40.0 214 21.5 425 16.6 355 13.0 251 12.1 157 14.6 51 19.2 6 21.4 1,462 15.0 1 100.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 1 20.0 85 8.3 281 10.8 261 9.5 225 10.7 123 11.2 18 6.6 8 27.6 1,002 10.1 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 55 5.4 161 6.2 156 5.7 116 5.5 79 7.2 16 5.8 7 24.1 590 6.0 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1997
  1997
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 15 100.0 1,033 100.0 2,603 100.0 2,718 100.0 2,180 100.0 1,143 100.0 236 100.0 35 100.0 9,963 100.0 0 0.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 4 26.7 544 52.7 1,632 62.7 1,888 69.5 1,468 67.3 791 69.2 178 75.4 17 48.6 6,522 65.5 0 0.0
Alaska Native 9 60.0 352 34.1 670 25.7 532 19.6 472 21.7 232 20.3 37 15.7 16 45.7 2,320 23.3 0 0.0
Black 2 13.3 66 6.4 163 6.3 113 4.2 73 3.3 36 3.1 4 1.7 1 2.9 458 4.6 0 0.0
Asian/PI 0 0.0 56 5.4 100 3.8 141 5.2 142 6.5 67 5.9 12 5.1 1 2.9 519 5.2 0 0.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 15 1.5 38 1.5 44 1.6 25 1.1 17 1.5 5 2.1 0 0.0 144 1.4 0 0.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 2 13.3 36 3.5 74 2.9 95 3.5 89 4.1 63 5.6 10 4.3 2 5.7 371 3.8 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 5 33.3 279 27.1 592 22.8 464 17.1 352 16.3 182 16.0 30 12.7 10 28.6 1,914 19.3 0 0.0
Unwed 15 100.0 761 73.7 1,005 38.6 547 20.2 423 19.5 211 18.5 59 25.2 18 51.4 3,039 30.6 0 0.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 15 100.0 453 44.4 409 15.8 239 8.9 188 8.8 79 7.0 18 7.8 9 26.5 1,410 14.4 0 0.0
12 Years 0 0.0 498 48.8 1,392 53.9 1,069 40.0 731 34.1 371 33.1 63 27.2 16 47.1 4,140 42.1 0 0.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 70 6.9 782 30.3 1,366 51.1 1,225 57.1 672 59.9 151 65.1 9 26.5 4,275 43.5 0 0.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 15 100.0 1,010 97.8 2,488 95.6 2,539 93.4 2,062 94.6 1,064 93.1 215 91.1 32 91.4 9,425 94.6 0 0.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 12 1.2 47 1.8 62 2.3 36 1.7 14 1.2 3 1.3 0 0.0 174 1.7 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 4 0.4 31 1.2 47 1.7 45 2.1 36 3.1 11 4.7 1 2.9 175 1.8 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 4 0.4 14 0.5 18 0.7 5 0.2 10 0.9 2 0.8 2 5.7 55 0.6 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 3 0.3 23 0.9 52 1.9 32 1.5 19 1.7 5 2.1 0 0.0 134 1.3 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 14 93.3 905 87.9 2,220 85.6 2,137 79.1 1,643 75.9 831 73.2 159 67.4 27 77.1 7,936 80.1 0 0.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 12 1.2 56 2.2 90 3.3 86 4.0 39 3.4 8 3.4 0 0.0 291 2.9 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 1 6.7 106 10.3 236 9.1 294 10.9 265 12.2 153 13.5 39 16.5 5 14.3 1,099 11.1 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 7 0.7 81 3.1 180 6.7 171 7.9 112 9.9 30 12.7 3 8.6 584 5.9 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 8 53.3 728 72.8 2,022 78.9 2,240 83.7 1,813 84.6 920 81.9 176 76.9 26 78.8 7,933 81.1 0 0.0
3rd Trimester 4 26.7 49 4.9 88 3.4 92 3.4 72 3.4 43 3.8 11 4.8 1 3.0 360 3.7 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 9 0.9 11 0.4 13 0.5 10 0.5 9 0.8 6 2.6 0 0.0 58 0.6 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 3 20.0 251 25.0 708 27.6 758 28.3 613 28.6 305 27.1 58 24.9 11 33.3 2,707 27.6 0 0.0
Adequate 4 26.7 361 36.0 1,037 40.5 1,143 42.7 928 43.3 485 43.0 87 37.3 15 45.5 4,060 41.5 0 0.0
Intermediate 2 13.3 182 18.1 419 16.3 413 15.4 325 15.2 176 15.6 41 17.6 5 15.2 1,563 16.0 0 0.0
Inadequate 6 40.0 210 20.9 399 15.6 361 13.5 277 12.9 161 14.3 47 20.2 2 6.1 1,463 14.9 0 0.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 3 20.0 125 12.2 257 9.9 261 9.6 219 10.1 117 10.3 29 12.3 9 25.7 1,020 10.3 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 1 6.7 63 6.1 143 5.5 154 5.7 129 5.9 70 6.2 18 7.6 2 5.7 580 5.8 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1996
  1996
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 13 100.0 993 100.0 2,647 100.0 2,772 100.0 2,229 100.0 1,103 100.0 268 100.0 22 100.0 10,047 100.0 0 0.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 4 30.8 566 57.0 1,687 63.7 1,922 69.3 1,583 71.0 798 72.3 208 77.6 13 59.1 6,781 67.5 0 0.0
Alaska Native 7 53.8 327 32.9 697 26.3 580 20.9 456 20.5 196 17.8 35 13.1 5 22.7 2,303 22.9 0 0.0
Black 1 7.7 57 5.7 147 5.6 118 4.3 69 3.1 36 3.3 6 2.2 3 13.6 437 4.3 0 0.0
Asian/PI 1 7.7 42 4.2 111 4.2 147 5.3 116 5.2 71 6.4 19 7.1 1 4.5 508 5.1 0 0.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 1 0.1 5 0.2 5 0.2 5 0.2 2 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 18 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 34 3.4 94 3.6 96 3.5 128 5.8 70 6.5 17 6.5 2 10.0 441 4.4 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 2 15.4 303 30.6 618 23.4 499 18.0 406 18.3 187 17.1 32 12.0 8 40.0 2,055 20.5 0 0.0
Unwed 12 92.3 734 73.9 1,040 39.3 609 22.0 449 20.2 206 18.7 44 16.5 12 57.1 3,106 31.0 0 0.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 13 100.0 453 46.5 404 15.4 239 8.8 157 7.2 98 9.1 13 5.1 5 23.8 1,382 14.0 0 0.0
12 Years 0 0.0 454 46.6 1,456 55.7 1,112 40.8 804 36.6 329 30.5 73 28.4 8 38.1 4,236 42.9 0 0.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 67 6.9 756 28.9 1,374 50.4 1,233 56.2 650 60.4 171 66.5 8 38.1 4,259 43.1 0 0.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 13 100.0 961 96.8 2,528 95.5 2,622 94.6 2,088 93.7 1,010 91.6 243 90.7 20 90.9 9,485 94.4 0 0.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 10 1.0 49 1.9 55 2.0 43 1.9 23 2.1 6 2.2 0 0.0 186 1.9 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 9 0.9 35 1.3 53 1.9 57 2.6 42 3.8 11 4.1 0 0.0 207 2.1 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 7 0.7 16 0.6 7 0.3 10 0.4 6 0.5 2 0.7 0 0.0 48 0.5 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 6 0.6 19 0.7 35 1.3 31 1.4 22 2.0 6 2.2 2 9.1 121 1.2 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 13 100.0 866 87.3 2,229 84.3 2,224 80.3 1,689 76.0 797 72.5 175 65.8 19 86.4 8,012 79.9 0 0.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 8 0.8 60 2.3 102 3.7 86 3.9 51 4.6 11 4.1 1 4.5 319 3.2 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 0 0.0 114 11.5 253 9.6 274 9.9 258 11.6 145 13.2 40 15.0 2 9.1 1,086 10.8 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 4 0.4 102 3.9 169 6.1 188 8.5 107 9.7 40 15.0 0 0.0 610 6.1 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 7 53.8 681 69.8 2,099 80.3 2,292 83.5 1,855 84.3 877 81.4 222 84.7 14 66.7 8,047 81.2 0 0.0
3rd Trimester 1 7.7 43 4.4 75 2.9 75 2.7 52 2.4 26 2.4 5 1.9 2 9.5 279 2.8 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 7 0.7 13 0.5 12 0.4 11 0.5 9 0.8 2 0.8 1 4.5 55 0.6 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 2 15.4 255 26.1 772 29.6 770 28.1 586 26.7 326 30.3 73 28.1 9 40.9 2,793 28.2 0 0.0
Adequate 4 30.8 363 37.2 1,043 39.9 1,185 43.2 992 45.1 446 41.4 122 46.9 7 31.8 4,162 42.0 0 0.0
Intermediate 3 23.1 149 15.3 407 15.6 452 16.5 372 16.9 170 15.8 36 13.8 0 0.0 1,589 16.0 0 0.0
Inadequate 4 30.8 209 21.4 390 14.9 336 12.2 248 11.3 135 12.5 29 11.2 6 27.3 1,357 13.7 0 0.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 3 23.1 119 12.0 270 10.2 246 8.9 201 9.0 130 11.9 26 9.8 2 9.1 997 10.0 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 1 9.1 66 6.7 145 5.5 124 4.5 122 5.5 69 6.3 15 5.6 3 13.6 545 5.4 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1995
  1995
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 11 100.0 1,047 100.0 2,719 100.0 2,786 100.0 2,277 100.0 1,107 100.0 251 100.0 27 100.0 10,226 100.0 1 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 7 63.6 560 53.5 1,797 66.1 1,966 70.6 1,663 73.0 837 75.6 200 79.7 12 44.4 7,043 68.9 1 100.0
Alaska Native 3 27.3 362 34.6 654 24.1 564 20.2 403 17.7 182 16.4 39 15.5 14 51.9 2,221 21.7 0 0.0
Black 0 0.0 82 7.8 157 5.8 110 3.9 75 3.3 25 2.3 4 1.6 0 0.0 453 4.4 0 0.0
Asian/PI 1 9.1 42 4.0 109 4.0 141 5.1 131 5.8 59 5.3 8 3.2 1 3.7 492 4.8 0 0.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 1 0.1 2 0.1 5 0.2 5 0.2 4 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 17 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 42 4.0 91 3.4 104 3.8 119 5.3 58 5.3 18 7.4 6 22.2 438 4.3 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 1 9.1 298 28.5 597 22.0 472 17.0 367 16.2 187 17.0 31 12.6 8 29.6 1,961 19.3 0 0.0
Unwed 10 90.9 767 73.3 1,023 37.7 583 21.0 389 17.1 204 18.5 56 22.4 18 66.7 3,050 29.9 0 0.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 10 90.9 468 46.0 380 14.2 217 8.0 172 7.8 76 7.0 14 5.8 7 25.9 1,344 13.4 0 0.0
12 Years 0 0.0 483 47.5 1,452 54.3 1,075 39.4 752 33.9 357 32.8 73 30.0 10 37.0 4,202 42.0 0 0.0
12+ Years 1 9.1 66 6.5 841 31.5 1,437 52.7 1,295 58.4 656 60.2 156 64.2 10 37.0 4,462 44.6 0 0.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 11 100.0 1,020 97.4 2,639 97.1 2,650 95.1 2,126 93.4 1,025 92.6 226 90.0 27 100.0 9,724 95.1 0 0.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 8 0.8 25 0.9 43 1.5 30 1.3 19 1.7 8 3.2 0 0.0 133 1.3 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 7 0.7 29 1.1 51 1.8 68 3.0 51 4.6 11 4.4 0 0.0 218 2.1 1 100.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 5 0.5 16 0.6 7 0.3 9 0.4 0 0.0 2 0.8 0 0.0 39 0.4 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 7 0.7 10 0.4 35 1.3 44 1.9 12 1.1 4 1.6 0 0.0 112 1.1 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 9 81.8 940 89.8 2,350 86.5 2,304 82.8 1,791 79.0 849 76.9 174 69.6 21 77.8 8,438 82.7 0 0.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 5 0.5 51 1.9 80 2.9 83 3.7 47 4.3 7 2.8 1 3.7 274 2.7 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 2 18.2 90 8.6 237 8.7 248 8.9 228 10.1 122 11.1 51 20.4 2 7.4 980 9.6 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 12 1.1 79 2.9 149 5.4 164 7.2 86 7.8 18 7.2 3 11.1 511 5.0 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 7 70.0 748 72.4 2,236 82.8 2,402 87.0 1,923 85.2 933 85.6 204 83.3 19 73.1 8,472 83.7 0 0.0
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 55 5.3 71 2.6 67 2.4 65 2.9 25 2.3 10 4.1 1 3.8 294 2.9 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 1 9.1 7 0.7 10 0.4 9 0.3 5 0.2 5 0.5 0 0.0 1 3.7 38 0.4 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 3 27.3 247 24.0 732 27.2 763 27.7 586 26.2 288 26.5 75 30.9 7 25.9 2,701 26.8 0 0.0
Adequate 5 45.5 434 42.1 1,271 47.2 1,352 49.0 1,087 48.6 538 49.6 103 42.4 11 40.7 4,801 47.6 0 0.0
Intermediate 0 0.0 140 13.6 357 13.3 370 13.4 335 15.0 137 12.6 35 14.4 3 11.1 1,377 13.7 0 0.0
Inadequate 3 27.3 209 20.3 334 12.4 272 9.9 230 10.3 122 11.2 30 12.3 6 22.2 1,206 12.0 0 0.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 0 0.0 124 11.9 248 9.1 208 7.5 214 9.4 84 7.6 30 12.1 4 14.8 912 8.9 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 81 7.8 134 4.9 125 4.5 128 5.6 52 4.7 17 6.8 5 18.5 542 5.3 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1994
  1994
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 16 100.0 1,088 100.0 2,856 100.0 2,903 100.0 2,423 100.0 1,161 100.0 217 100.0 20 100.0 10,684 100.0 0 0.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 6 37.5 635 58.4 1,915 67.1 2,011 69.3 1,763 72.8 879 75.7 149 68.7 9 45.0 7,367 69.0 0 0.0
Alaska Native 8 50.0 327 30.1 665 23.3 568 19.6 448 18.5 191 16.5 50 23.0 9 45.0 2,266 21.2 0 0.0
Black 2 12.5 78 7.2 161 5.6 132 4.5 84 3.5 32 2.8 1 0.5 1 5.0 491 4.6 0 0.0
Asian/PI 0 0.0 36 3.3 100 3.5 170 5.9 108 4.5 48 4.1 16 7.4 1 5.0 479 4.5 0 0.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 12 1.1 15 0.5 22 0.8 20 0.8 11 0.9 1 0.5 0 0.0 81 0.8 0 0.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 1 6.3 74 6.9 159 5.6 189 6.6 172 7.2 83 7.3 20 9.3 3 15.0 701 6.6 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 2 12.5 342 31.5 708 24.9 561 19.4 441 18.3 191 16.5 50 23.1 6 30.0 2,301 21.6 0 0.0
Unwed 15 93.8 800 73.6 1,042 36.5 585 20.2 429 17.7 196 16.9 45 20.7 8 40.0 3,120 29.2 0 0.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 14 87.5 544 51.0 421 15.0 276 9.7 191 8.1 85 7.5 22 10.4 4 20.0 1,557 14.9 0 0.0
12 Years 1 6.3 462 43.3 1,471 52.5 1,077 37.8 783 33.0 333 29.4 57 26.9 8 40.0 4,192 40.0 0 0.0
12+ Years 1 6.3 61 5.7 911 32.5 1,493 52.5 1,397 58.9 714 63.1 133 62.7 8 40.0 4,718 45.1 0 0.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 16 100.0 1,055 97.0 2,754 96.4 2,783 95.9 2,287 94.4 1,087 93.6 200 92.2 19 95.0 10,201 95.5 0 0.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 11 1.0 42 1.5 54 1.9 68 2.8 41 3.5 9 4.1 1 5.0 226 2.1 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 11 1.0 33 1.2 29 1.0 29 1.2 11 0.9 3 1.4 0 0.0 116 1.1 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 11 1.0 26 0.9 37 1.3 39 1.6 22 1.9 5 2.3 0 0.0 140 1.3 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 13 81.3 950 87.6 2,394 84.0 2,324 80.5 1,830 75.7 841 72.6 151 69.6 16 80.0 8,519 80.0 0 0.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 6 0.6 67 2.4 109 3.8 106 4.4 59 5.1 14 6.5 0 0.0 361 3.4 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 3 18.8 115 10.6 293 10.3 292 10.1 278 11.5 139 12.0 33 15.2 1 5.0 1,154 10.8 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 13 1.2 96 3.4 163 5.6 203 8.4 120 10.4 19 8.8 3 15.0 617 5.8 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 9 56.3 794 74.1 2,356 83.3 2,531 87.8 2,087 86.9 997 86.7 181 84.2 14 70.0 8,969 84.7 0 0.0
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 50 4.7 68 2.4 40 1.4 54 2.2 26 2.3 8 3.7 3 15.0 249 2.4 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 9 0.8 20 0.7 9 0.3 10 0.4 8 0.7 2 0.9 0 0.0 58 0.5 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 6 40.0 285 26.7 825 29.3 824 28.7 620 26.0 314 27.4 74 34.3 7 35.0 2,955 28.0 0 0.0
Adequate 4 26.7 450 42.1 1,280 45.4 1,418 49.4 1,173 49.1 554 48.4 79 36.6 4 20.0 4,962 47.1 0 0.0
Intermediate 1 6.7 142 13.3 353 12.5 378 13.2 369 15.5 160 14.0 34 15.7 4 20.0 1,441 13.7 0 0.0
Inadequate 4 26.7 192 18.0 361 12.8 251 8.7 226 9.5 116 10.1 29 13.4 5 25.0 1,184 11.2 0 0.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 3 18.8 110 10.1 242 8.5 245 8.5 205 8.5 119 10.3 28 12.9 3 15.0 955 9.0 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 1 6.3 67 6.2 154 5.4 148 5.1 128 5.3 74 6.4 13 6.0 2 10.0 587 5.5 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1993
  1993
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 10 100.0 1,108 100.0 3,001 100.0 3,185 100.0 2,441 100.0 1,105 100.0 222 100.0 15 100.0 11,089 100.0 2 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 3 30.0 626 56.5 2,055 68.5 2,216 69.6 1,741 71.3 800 72.4 170 76.6 4 26.7 7,617 68.7 2 100.0
Alaska Native 4 40.0 354 31.9 655 21.8 635 19.9 457 18.7 191 17.3 33 14.9 11 73.3 2,340 21.1 0 0.0
Black 3 30.0 87 7.9 184 6.1 175 5.5 87 3.6 43 3.9 7 3.2 0 0.0 586 5.3 0 0.0
Asian/PI 0 0.0 40 3.6 105 3.5 154 4.8 153 6.3 67 6.1 12 5.4 0 0.0 531 4.8 0 0.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 1 0.1 2 0.1 5 0.2 3 0.1 4 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 15 0.1 0 0.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 101 9.2 208 7.0 224 7.1 215 8.9 98 9.0 15 6.9 6 40.0 867 7.9 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 3 30.0 346 31.4 713 23.8 612 19.3 486 20.0 185 16.8 26 11.8 7 46.7 2,378 21.5 0 0.0
Unwed 10 100.0 735 66.5 1,032 34.4 636 20.0 442 18.2 199 18.1 42 18.9 8 53.3 3,105 28.1 1 50.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 8 80.0 575 52.5 472 16.0 285 9.1 191 8.0 79 7.3 13 5.9 6 40.0 1,629 14.9 0 0.0
12 Years 1 10.0 451 41.1 1,547 52.3 1,265 40.3 827 34.5 308 28.5 63 28.8 7 46.7 4,470 41.0 1 50.0
12+ Years 1 10.0 70 6.4 940 31.8 1,587 50.6 1,377 57.5 695 64.2 143 65.3 2 13.3 4,816 44.1 1 50.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 10 100.0 1,072 96.8 2,884 96.1 2,997 94.1 2,275 93.2 1,023 92.6 196 88.3 15 100.0 10,472 94.4 0 0.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 7 0.6 12 0.4 26 0.8 12 0.5 8 0.7 1 0.5 0 0.0 66 0.6 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 13 1.2 39 1.3 77 2.4 85 3.5 42 3.8 14 6.3 0 0.0 270 2.4 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 8 0.7 24 0.8 33 1.0 23 0.9 8 0.7 4 1.8 0 0.0 100 0.9 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 8 0.7 42 1.4 52 1.6 46 1.9 24 2.2 7 3.2 0 0.0 181 1.6 2 100.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 9 90.0 965 88.0 2,516 84.3 2,588 82.1 1,829 75.9 811 74.0 165 74.7 12 80.0 8,895 81.0 0 0.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 10 0.9 73 2.4 117 3.7 126 5.2 42 3.8 8 3.6 0 0.0 377 3.4 1 50.0
Primary C-Section 1 10.0 106 9.7 299 10.0 279 8.9 270 11.2 139 12.7 25 11.3 3 20.0 1,123 10.2 1 50.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 15 1.4 98 3.3 168 5.3 185 7.7 104 9.5 23 10.4 0 0.0 593 5.4 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 6 66.7 807 73.4 2,447 82.3 2,723 86.1 2,081 85.9 928 85.1 175 79.2 8 53.3 9,175 83.4 0 0.0
3rd Trimester 1 11.1 40 3.6 65 2.2 55 1.7 39 1.6 15 1.4 5 2.3 4 26.7 225 2.0 1 50.0
No Prenatal Care 1 10.0 11 1.0 23 0.8 14 0.4 10 0.4 13 1.2 3 1.4 0 0.0 75 0.7 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 2 20.0 295 27.0 892 30.3 924 29.4 655 27.1 311 28.7 75 34.1 1 7.1 3,155 28.9 0 0.0
Adequate 3 30.0 434 39.7 1,319 44.8 1,481 47.1 1,146 47.5 505 46.5 93 42.3 3 21.4 4,984 45.6 0 0.0
Intermediate 2 20.0 156 14.3 387 13.1 442 14.1 397 16.5 171 15.8 23 10.5 3 21.4 1,581 14.5 0 0.0
Inadequate 3 30.0 209 19.1 349 11.8 298 9.5 215 8.9 98 9.0 29 13.2 7 50.0 1,210 11.1 2 100.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 3 30.0 132 12.0 266 8.9 261 8.2 213 8.8 124 11.3 27 12.2 3 20.0 1,029 9.3 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 2 20.0 63 5.7 158 5.3 137 4.3 118 4.8 55 5.0 12 5.4 1 6.7 546 4.9 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1992
  1992
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 15 100.0 1,136 100.0 3,167 100.0 3,395 100.0 2,606 100.0 1,171 100.0 214 100.0 21 100.0 11,725 100.0 0 0.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 4 26.7 670 59.0 2,100 66.3 2,304 67.9 1,886 72.4 898 76.7 146 68.2 10 47.6 8,018 68.4 0 0.0
Alaska Native 11 73.3 360 31.7 765 24.2 736 21.7 462 17.7 183 15.6 56 26.2 10 47.6 2,583 22.0 0 0.0
Black 0 0.0 75 6.6 186 5.9 175 5.2 81 3.1 19 1.6 4 1.9 1 4.8 541 4.6 0 0.0
Asian/PI 0 0.0 31 2.7 109 3.4 176 5.2 168 6.4 71 6.1 8 3.7 0 0.0 563 4.8 0 0.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 0 0.0 7 0.2 4 0.1 9 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 20 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 2 13.3 89 7.9 234 7.4 276 8.2 259 10.0 116 10.0 25 11.7 2 9.5 1,003 8.6 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 6 40.0 369 32.6 794 25.2 770 22.7 520 20.1 205 17.6 48 22.4 8 38.1 2,720 23.3 0 0.0
Unwed 15 100.0 752 66.3 1,031 32.7 709 20.9 450 17.3 191 16.4 48 22.4 12 57.1 3,208 27.4 0 0.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 15 100.0 577 51.3 511 16.3 327 9.7 195 7.6 89 7.7 34 16.0 6 28.6 1,754 15.1 0 0.0
12 Years 0 0.0 470 41.8 1,668 53.2 1,382 41.1 875 34.1 321 27.8 51 24.1 10 47.6 4,777 41.2 0 0.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 78 6.9 956 30.5 1,650 49.1 1,499 58.3 744 64.5 127 59.9 5 23.8 5,059 43.6 0 0.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 14 93.3 1,101 96.9 3,042 96.1 3,223 94.9 2,423 93.0 1,091 93.2 198 92.5 21 100.0 11,113 94.8 0 0.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 12 1.1 24 0.8 36 1.1 30 1.2 10 0.9 1 0.5 0 0.0 113 1.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 1 6.7 8 0.7 43 1.4 80 2.4 89 3.4 44 3.8 13 6.1 0 0.0 278 2.4 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 13 1.1 21 0.7 22 0.6 23 0.9 4 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 83 0.7 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 2 0.2 37 1.2 34 1.0 41 1.6 22 1.9 2 0.9 0 0.0 138 1.2 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 14 100.0 996 88.6 2,634 84.3 2,662 79.1 1,961 76.2 863 74.2 148 69.8 15 71.4 9,293 80.1 0 0.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 9 0.8 75 2.4 129 3.8 131 5.1 49 4.2 11 5.2 1 4.8 405 3.5 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 0 0.0 105 9.3 282 9.0 351 10.4 296 11.5 140 12.0 33 15.6 3 14.3 1,210 10.4 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 14 1.2 134 4.3 222 6.6 186 7.2 111 9.5 20 9.4 2 9.5 689 5.9 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 8 53.3 835 73.9 2,567 81.5 2,878 85.1 2,214 85.5 1,011 86.6 166 79.8 16 76.2 9,695 83.2 0 0.0
3rd Trimester 3 20.0 45 4.0 79 2.5 67 2.0 46 1.8 22 1.9 6 2.9 1 4.8 269 2.3 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 1 6.7 7 0.6 13 0.4 22 0.7 16 0.6 5 0.4 3 1.4 2 9.5 69 0.6 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 4 26.7 303 27.1 848 27.1 901 26.9 649 25.2 337 29.0 61 29.3 9 42.9 3,112 26.9 0 0.0
Adequate 2 13.3 444 39.7 1,363 43.5 1,580 47.1 1,230 47.8 525 45.1 87 41.8 5 23.8 5,236 45.2 0 0.0
Intermediate 2 13.3 175 15.7 525 16.8 532 15.9 432 16.8 183 15.7 28 13.5 1 4.8 1,878 16.2 0 0.0
Inadequate 7 46.7 195 17.5 398 12.7 342 10.2 261 10.1 118 10.1 32 15.4 6 28.6 1,359 11.7 0 0.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 3 20.0 124 10.9 290 9.2 292 8.6 241 9.3 123 10.5 24 11.3 5 23.8 1,102 9.4 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 2 13.3 59 5.2 128 4.0 157 4.6 147 5.6 67 5.7 13 6.1 0 0.0 573 4.9 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1991
  1991
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 13 100.0 1,135 100.0 3,096 100.0 3,513 100.0 2,534 100.0 1,176 100.0 198 100.0 21 100.0 11,686 100.0 0 0.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 9 69.2 682 60.1 2,062 66.6 2,415 68.7 1,807 71.3 872 74.1 147 74.2 9 42.9 8,003 68.5 0 0.0
Alaska Native 2 15.4 358 31.5 767 24.8 784 22.3 494 19.5 196 16.7 37 18.7 12 57.1 2,650 22.7 0 0.0
Black 2 15.4 65 5.7 162 5.2 158 4.5 93 3.7 37 3.1 2 1.0 0 0.0 519 4.4 0 0.0
Asian/PI 0 0.0 30 2.6 100 3.2 154 4.4 136 5.4 71 6.0 11 5.6 0 0.0 502 4.3 0 0.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 0.2 2 0.1 4 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 12 0.1 0 0.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 2 15.4 93 8.3 249 8.1 344 9.8 232 9.2 113 9.6 18 9.1 1 4.8 1,052 9.0 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 2 15.4 361 32.0 778 25.2 797 22.7 516 20.4 206 17.6 35 17.8 6 28.6 2,701 23.2 0 0.0
Unwed 11 84.6 734 64.8 968 31.3 745 21.2 429 16.9 205 17.5 40 20.3 12 57.1 3,144 26.9 0 0.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 11 84.6 561 49.9 491 16.0 335 9.7 192 7.7 79 6.8 20 10.5 9 42.9 1,698 14.7 0 0.0
12 Years 2 15.4 489 43.5 1,659 54.2 1,554 44.8 930 37.2 340 29.2 47 24.7 7 33.3 5,028 43.6 0 0.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 74 6.6 911 29.8 1,581 45.6 1,379 55.1 744 64.0 123 64.7 5 23.8 4,817 41.7 0 0.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 13 100.0 1,095 96.5 2,980 96.3 3,328 94.7 2,376 93.8 1,094 93.0 181 91.4 21 100.0 11,088 94.9 0 0.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 6 0.5 16 0.5 22 0.6 22 0.9 14 1.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 80 0.7 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 18 1.6 45 1.5 100 2.8 80 3.2 47 4.0 10 5.1 0 0.0 300 2.6 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 5 0.4 15 0.5 19 0.5 24 0.9 5 0.4 2 1.0 0 0.0 70 0.6 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 11 1.0 40 1.3 44 1.3 32 1.3 16 1.4 5 2.5 0 0.0 148 1.3 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 9 69.2 965 86.6 2,600 84.8 2,754 79.4 1,930 77.0 840 72.0 140 72.9 15 78.9 9,253 80.1 0 0.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 12 1.1 67 2.2 146 4.2 102 4.1 47 4.0 4 2.1 0 0.0 378 3.3 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 3 23.1 121 10.9 301 9.8 359 10.3 288 11.5 159 13.6 34 17.7 3 15.8 1,268 11.0 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 1 7.7 16 1.4 99 3.2 210 6.1 187 7.5 120 10.3 14 7.3 1 5.3 648 5.6 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 9 69.2 804 72.2 2,474 80.8 2,937 84.3 2,151 85.7 1,020 87.2 153 77.7 10 47.6 9,558 82.6 0 0.0
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 56 5.0 87 2.8 74 2.1 52 2.1 23 2.0 9 4.6 0 0.0 301 2.6 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 18 1.6 24 0.8 32 0.9 17 0.7 9 0.8 2 1.0 0 0.0 102 0.9 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 7 53.8 271 24.5 799 26.3 886 25.6 631 25.3 332 28.5 47 24.1 8 38.1 2,981 25.9 0 0.0
Adequate 3 23.1 431 38.9 1,364 44.8 1,603 46.2 1,153 46.2 541 46.5 84 43.1 3 14.3 5,182 45.0 0 0.0
Intermediate 1 7.7 189 17.1 485 15.9 571 16.5 456 18.3 181 15.5 28 14.4 5 23.8 1,916 16.7 0 0.0
Inadequate 2 15.4 217 19.6 395 13.0 406 11.7 257 10.3 110 9.5 36 18.5 5 23.8 1,428 12.4 0 0.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 1 7.7 130 11.5 264 8.5 272 7.7 224 8.8 107 9.1 18 9.1 1 4.8 1,017 8.7 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 2 15.4 61 5.4 122 3.9 164 4.7 117 4.6 59 5.0 16 8.1 1 4.8 542 4.6 0 0.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1990
  1990
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES Unknown
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 14 100.0 1,047 100.0 3,252 100.0 3,642 100.0 2,593 100.0 1,170 100.0 158 100.0 27 100.0 11,905 100.0 2 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                        
Race                                        
White 3 21.4 628 60.0 2,147 66.0 2,492 68.4 1,901 73.3 874 74.7 110 69.6 7 25.9 8,163 68.6 1 50.0
Alaska Native 7 50.0 329 31.4 811 24.9 838 23.0 478 18.4 207 17.7 36 22.8 16 59.3 2,722 22.9 0 0.0
Black 3 21.4 68 6.5 190 5.8 157 4.3 84 3.2 34 2.9 2 1.3 3 11.1 541 4.5 0 0.0
Asian/PI 1 7.1 22 2.1 101 3.1 154 4.2 126 4.9 55 4.7 9 5.7 1 3.7 469 3.9 0 0.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.1 1 0.0 4 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.6 0 0.0 10 0.1 1 50.0
Risk Factors                                        
Reported Drinking 3 21.4 68 6.6 253 7.8 324 9.0 252 9.8 113 9.7 11 7.1 6 22.2 1,030 8.7 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 5 35.7 340 32.8 844 26.1 810 22.4 506 19.7 205 17.6 25 16.0 11 40.7 2,747 23.2 1 50.0
Unwed 11 78.6 651 62.2 1,000 30.8 777 21.4 439 17.0 185 15.8 34 21.5 21 77.8 3,119 26.2 1 50.0
Educational Attainment                                        
<12 Years 11 84.6 539 52.0 509 15.8 352 9.8 215 8.4 67 5.8 20 13.0 9 33.3 1,723 14.7 1 100.0
12 Years 2 15.4 435 42.0 1,850 57.5 1,600 44.5 880 34.6 314 27.2 36 23.4 15 55.6 5,132 43.7 0 0.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 62 6.0 861 26.7 1,645 45.7 1,452 57.0 775 67.0 98 63.6 3 11.1 4,896 41.7 0 0.0
Medical Services                                        
Place of Delivery                                        
Hospital 13 92.9 1,011 96.6 3,150 96.9 3,474 95.4 2,439 94.1 1,087 92.9 146 92.4 27 100.0 11,348 95.3 1 50.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 4 0.4 4 0.1 10 0.3 17 0.7 13 1.1 2 1.3 0 0.0 50 0.4 0 0.0
Home Birth 1 7.1 17 1.6 54 1.7 78 2.1 73 2.8 45 3.8 6 3.8 0 0.0 274 2.3 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 1 0.1 10 0.3 29 0.8 20 0.8 6 0.5 1 0.6 0 0.0 67 0.6 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 14 1.3 34 1.0 51 1.4 44 1.7 19 1.6 3 1.9 0 0.0 166 1.4 1 50.0
Method of Delivery                                        
Vaginal 12 92.3 890 86.4 2,709 84.6 2,955 82.3 2,021 78.8 887 76.9 120 78.4 23 85.2 9,619 82.0 2 100.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 12 1.2 70 2.2 97 2.7 96 3.7 26 2.3 3 2.0 1 3.7 305 2.6 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 1 7.7 121 11.7 299 9.3 345 9.6 271 10.6 148 12.8 18 11.8 3 11.1 1,206 10.3 0 0.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 7 0.7 123 3.8 192 5.3 178 6.9 92 8.0 12 7.8 0 0.0 604 5.1 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                                        
Trimester Care Began                                        
1st Trimester 6 42.9 696 67.4 2,471 77.4 2,956 82.5 2,155 84.2 972 83.9 121 78.1 15 57.7 9,392 80.1 0 0.0
3rd Trimester 2 14.3 59 5.7 97 3.0 96 2.7 52 2.0 34 2.9 3 1.9 2 7.7 345 2.9 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 1 7.1 9 0.9 25 0.8 31 0.9 16 0.6 13 1.1 2 1.3 3 11.5 100 0.9 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                        
Adequate+ 2 14.3 286 28.0 950 30.0 995 28.0 668 26.3 347 30.2 44 28.8 7 26.9 3,299 28.4 0 0.0
Adequate 2 14.3 361 35.4 1,260 39.7 1,548 43.6 1,156 45.6 506 44.0 63 41.2 3 11.5 4,899 42.2 0 0.0
Intermediate 3 21.4 133 13.0 477 15.0 576 16.2 444 17.5 173 15.0 25 16.3 6 23.1 1,837 15.8 0 0.0
Inadequate 7 50.0 240 23.5 484 15.3 430 12.1 269 10.6 124 10.8 21 13.7 10 38.5 1,587 13.7 2 100.0
Infant Health                                        
Pre-Term Birth 2 14.3 125 12.0 280 8.6 332 9.1 197 7.6 116 9.9 16 10.1 4 14.8 1,072 9.0 0 0.0
Low Birthweight Birth 1 7.1 65 6.2 136 4.2 179 4.9 116 4.5 61 5.2 10 6.3 5 18.5 573 4.8 0 0.0

1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15