Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2009
  2009
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 8 100.0 1,106 100.0 3,145 100.0 3,405 100.0 2,263 100.0 1,119 100.0 242 100.0 21 100.0 11,317 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 3 37.5 466 42.1 1,662 52.8 2,221 65.2 1,549 68.4 739 66.0 152 62.8 16 76.2 6,809 60.2
Alaska Native 2 25.0 473 42.8 1,028 32.7 777 22.8 418 18.5 199 17.8 57 23.6 2 9.5 2,956 26.1
Black 2 25.0 55 5.0 172 5.5 128 3.8 71 3.1 35 3.1 3 1.2 0 0.0 466 4.1
Asian/PI 1 12.5 105 9.5 248 7.9 246 7.2 183 8.1 126 11.3 27 11.2 3 14.3 940 8.3
Other/Unk 0 0.0 7 0.6 35 1.1 33 1.0 42 1.9 20 1.8 3 1.2 0 0.0 146 1.3
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 9.5 340 3.1
Reported Smoking 0 0.0 213 19.4 628 20.1 503 14.9 250 11.2 117 10.6 32 13.3 1 4.8 1,744 15.6
Unwed 7 87.5 905 81.9 1,639 52.2 1,032 30.3 424 18.8 220 19.7 62 25.7 6 28.6 4,297 38.1
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 7 100.0 494 47.1 526 17.3 275 8.3 113 5.2 60 5.6 9 3.9 2 9.5 1,486 13.7
12 Years 0 0.0 490 46.8 1,597 52.6 1,184 35.9 593 27.3 257 24.1 59 25.9 6 28.6 4,187 38.5
12+ Years 0 0.0 64 6.1 914 30.1 1,837 55.7 1,464 67.5 749 70.3 160 70.2 13 61.9 5,202 47.8
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 8 100.0 1,078 97.5 2,993 95.2 3,144 92.3 2,053 90.7 1,027 91.8 232 95.9 21 100.0 10,558 93.3
Birthing Center 0 0.0 19 1.7 85 2.7 145 4.3 104 4.6 35 3.1 2 0.8 0 0.0 390 3.4
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 26 0.8 58 1.7 42 1.9 36 3.2 5 2.1 0 0.0 167 1.5
Other Facility 0 0.0 8 0.7 15 0.5 22 0.6 21 0.9 6 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 72 0.6
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 1 0.1 26 0.8 36 1.1 43 1.9 15 1.3 3 1.2 0 0.0 130 1.1
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 6 75.0 913 84.7 2,436 80.5 2,397 72.7 1,541 70.0 703 64.6 131 54.8 9 42.9 8,138 74.3
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 2 0.2 35 1.2 42 1.3 50 2.3 26 2.4 2 0.8 0 0.0 157 1.4
Primary C-Section 2 25.0 148 13.7 416 13.8 566 17.2 381 17.3 240 22.0 75 31.4 9 42.9 1,837 16.8
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 15 1.4 138 4.6 291 8.8 228 10.4 120 11.0 31 13.0 3 14.3 826 7.5
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 3 37.5 700 67.7 2,218 77.9 2,578 83.1 1,731 83.8 866 84.5 176 80.0 18 90.0 8,290 80.3
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 63 6.1 96 3.4 96 3.1 72 3.5 27 2.6 12 5.5 0 0.0 366 3.5
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
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 0 0.0 163 17.0 481 18.7 614 21.7 426 22.9 231 25.5 67 33.3 11 55.0 1,993 21.3
Adequate 1 14.3 304 31.6 948 36.9 1,149 40.6 762 41.0 342 37.7 63 31.3 5 25.0 3,574 38.2
Intermediate 3 42.9 244 25.4 634 24.7 639 22.6 411 22.1 209 23.1 36 17.9 3 15.0 2,179 23.3
Inadequate 3 42.9 250 26.0 504 19.6 430 15.2 259 13.9 124 13.7 35 17.4 1 5.0 1,606 17.2
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 2 25.0 139 12.6 345 11.0 328 9.7 228 10.1 152 13.6 48 19.9 3 14.3 1,245 11.0
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 68 6.1 179 5.7 180 5.3 123 5.4 81 7.2 30 12.4 2 9.5 663 5.9
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2008
  2008
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 5 100.0 1,134 100.0 3,348 100.0 3,379 100.0 2,189 100.0 1,083 100.0 273 100.0 18 100.0 11,438 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 1 20.0 487 42.9 1,919 57.3 2,218 65.6 1,485 67.8 736 68.0 191 70.0 15 83.3 7,058 61.7
Alaska Native 4 80.0 500 44.1 1,004 30.0 752 22.3 403 18.4 186 17.2 39 14.3 2 11.1 2,890 25.3
Black 0 0.0 53 4.7 163 4.9 103 3.0 60 2.7 33 3.0 10 3.7 0 0.0 423 3.7
Asian/PI 0 0.0 84 7.4 237 7.1 269 8.0 208 9.5 110 10.2 32 11.7 0 0.0 941 8.2
Other/Unk 0 0.0 10 0.9 25 0.7 37 1.1 33 1.5 18 1.7 1 0.4 1 5.6 126 1.1
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 36 3.2 91 2.8 94 2.8 58 2.7 37 3.5 6 2.3 1 5.6 324 2.9
Reported Smoking 1 20.0 237 21.1 659 19.8 503 15.0 230 10.6 114 10.6 24 8.9 0 0.0 1,769 15.6
Unwed 5 100.0 898 79.5 1,701 50.9 1,015 30.1 415 19.0 201 18.6 49 17.9 3 16.7 4,290 37.6
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 5 100.0 483 44.1 594 18.2 319 9.7 123 5.8 53 5.0 17 6.5 0 0.0 1,595 14.3
12 Years 0 0.0 565 51.6 1,901 58.2 1,597 48.4 775 36.3 359 34.1 79 30.0 4 22.2 5,283 47.4
12+ Years 0 0.0 47 4.3 772 23.6 1,381 41.9 1,239 58.0 641 60.9 167 63.5 14 77.8 4,265 38.3
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 5 100.0 1,097 96.7 3,168 94.6 3,132 92.7 2,010 91.8 999 92.2 249 91.2 17 94.4 10,683 93.4
Birthing Center 0 0.0 18 1.6 98 2.9 133 3.9 87 4.0 41 3.8 9 3.3 1 5.6 387 3.4
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
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
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 8 0.7 29 0.9 34 1.0 33 1.5 16 1.5 6 2.2 0 0.0 129 1.1
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 4 100.0 960 86.1 2,631 80.6 2,489 75.3 1,523 70.7 668 62.5 161 60.3 11 61.1 8,450 75.4
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
Primary C-Section 0 0.0 142 12.7 436 13.4 500 15.1 403 18.7 231 21.6 64 24.0 5 27.8 1,785 15.9
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 12 1.1 168 5.1 251 7.6 196 9.1 133 12.4 37 13.9 2 11.1 799 7.1
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 0 0.0 724 66.7 2,481 77.8 2,656 82.0 1,770 84.3 870 84.1 193 78.5 16 94.1 8,716 79.8
3rd Trimester 2 40.0 62 5.7 155 4.9 129 4.0 84 4.0 33 3.2 11 4.5 0 0.0 476 4.4
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 9 0.9 22 0.7 15 0.5 8 0.4 8 0.8 2 0.9 0 0.0 64 0.6
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 1 25.0 153 14.7 557 18.3 642 21.0 492 24.9 258 26.3 71 30.7 6 37.5 2,182 21.1
Adequate 0 0.0 302 29.0 1,006 33.1 1,183 38.7 778 39.3 405 41.3 80 34.6 8 50.0 3,764 36.3
Intermediate 1 25.0 291 27.9 838 27.5 735 24.1 433 21.9 189 19.3 36 15.6 1 6.3 2,525 24.4
Inadequate 2 50.0 297 28.5 642 21.1 493 16.1 276 13.9 129 13.1 44 19.0 1 6.3 1,885 18.2
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 1 20.0 123 10.9 382 11.5 308 9.1 218 10.0 118 10.9 31 11.5 2 11.1 1,183 10.4
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 72 6.4 207 6.2 163 4.8 141 6.5 73 6.8 25 9.2 0 0.0 682 6.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2007
  2007
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
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 3,318 100.0 3,180 100.0 2,089 100.0 1,054 100.0 263 100.0 26 100.0 11,053 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 1 25.0 484 43.4 1,871 56.4 2,076 65.3 1,426 68.3 696 66.0 173 65.8 16 61.5 6,744 61.0
Alaska Native 3 75.0 453 40.6 1,007 30.3 686 21.6 377 18.0 194 18.4 47 17.9 6 23.1 2,774 25.1
Black 0 0.0 70 6.3 164 4.9 124 3.9 55 2.6 28 2.7 9 3.4 1 3.8 451 4.1
Asian/PI 0 0.0 81 7.3 231 7.0 226 7.1 174 8.3 106 10.1 25 9.5 2 7.7 845 7.6
Other/Unk 0 0.0 27 2.4 45 1.4 68 2.1 57 2.7 30 2.8 9 3.4 1 3.8 239 2.2
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 11 1.0 53 1.6 80 2.6 73 3.5 42 4.1 12 4.7 0 0.0 271 2.5
Reported Smoking 0 0.0 217 19.6 661 20.0 447 14.2 228 11.0 116 11.1 29 11.3 1 3.8 1,699 15.5
Unwed 4 100.0 896 80.4 1,650 49.7 882 27.8 428 20.5 191 18.2 54 20.7 5 19.2 4,111 37.3
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 3 100.0 485 45.5 583 17.9 252 8.1 124 6.1 52 5.1 14 5.6 2 7.7 1,515 14.1
12 Years 0 0.0 530 49.7 1,800 55.3 1,277 41.1 672 32.9 288 28.2 78 31.0 8 30.8 4,654 43.2
12+ Years 0 0.0 51 4.8 872 26.8 1,578 50.8 1,249 61.1 681 66.7 160 63.5 16 61.5 4,608 42.8
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 4 100.0 1,083 97.1 3,170 95.5 2,969 93.4 1,937 92.7 965 91.6 243 92.4 25 96.2 10,397 94.1
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
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
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
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 10 0.9 15 0.5 41 1.3 22 1.1 21 2.0 4 1.5 1 3.8 117 1.1
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 4 100.0 942 86.0 2,588 79.7 2,347 75.2 1,449 70.7 661 64.1 164 63.3 11 42.3 8,168 75.4
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 7.7 168 1.6
Primary C-Section 0 0.0 141 12.9 464 14.3 491 15.7 346 16.9 219 21.2 58 22.4 13 50.0 1,732 16.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 11 1.0 167 5.1 235 7.5 200 9.8 122 11.8 32 12.4 0 0.0 767 7.1
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 0 0.0 755 71.5 2,456 76.6 2,595 83.8 1,708 83.7 856 84.2 191 78.0 22 91.7 8,585 80.3
3rd Trimester 2 50.0 69 6.5 195 6.1 105 3.4 72 3.5 44 4.3 10 4.1 1 4.2 498 4.7
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
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 0 0.0 165 16.3 641 20.8 690 23.1 483 24.6 276 28.8 73 31.1 7 29.2 2,335 22.7
Adequate 0 0.0 338 33.3 1,012 32.8 1,201 40.2 815 41.5 354 36.9 77 32.8 8 33.3 3,806 37.0
Intermediate 0 0.0 259 25.5 786 25.5 670 22.4 376 19.1 176 18.3 44 18.7 6 25.0 2,318 22.6
Inadequate 4 100.0 252 24.9 647 21.0 429 14.3 290 14.8 154 16.0 41 17.4 3 12.5 1,820 17.7
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 0 0.0 125 11.2 333 10.1 293 9.2 226 10.8 127 12.1 41 15.7 5 19.2 1,150 10.4
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 69 6.2 175 5.3 153 4.8 122 5.9 72 6.9 28 10.7 4 15.4 623 5.7
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2006
  2006
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 7 100.0 1,100 100.0 3,257 100.0 3,067 100.0 2,098 100.0 1,171 100.0 272 100.0 23 100.0 10,996 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 3 42.9 467 42.5 1,902 58.4 1,977 64.5 1,427 68.0 809 69.1 186 68.4 14 60.9 6,786 61.7
Alaska Native 2 28.6 469 42.6 947 29.1 667 21.7 371 17.7 190 16.2 47 17.3 5 21.7 2,698 24.5
Black 1 14.3 61 5.5 157 4.8 118 3.8 51 2.4 31 2.6 8 2.9 0 0.0 427 3.9
Asian/PI 1 14.3 89 8.1 210 6.4 234 7.6 193 9.2 113 9.6 27 9.9 4 17.4 871 7.9
Other/Unk 0 0.0 14 1.3 41 1.3 71 2.3 56 2.7 28 2.4 4 1.5 0 0.0 214 1.9
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 11 1.0 53 1.6 66 2.2 66 3.2 49 4.2 8 3.0 1 4.8 254 2.3
Reported Smoking 1 16.7 252 23.1 636 19.6 404 13.3 252 12.1 102 8.8 27 10.0 4 19.0 1,679 15.4
Unwed 7 100.0 893 81.3 1,635 50.2 868 28.4 395 18.8 194 16.6 42 15.4 7 30.4 4,042 36.8
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 7 100.0 547 51.6 554 17.4 269 8.9 110 5.4 47 4.1 13 4.9 2 10.0 1,550 14.4
12 Years 0 0.0 461 43.5 1,748 54.8 1,268 42.1 674 32.9 333 29.1 81 30.7 8 40.0 4,573 42.5
12+ Years 0 0.0 52 4.9 889 27.9 1,477 49.0 1,267 61.8 766 66.8 170 64.4 10 50.0 4,631 43.1
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 7 100.0 1,066 96.9 3,092 94.9 2,841 92.6 1,945 92.7 1,089 93.0 252 92.6 22 95.7 10,315 93.8
Birthing Center 0 0.0 24 2.2 87 2.7 121 3.9 66 3.1 31 2.6 5 1.8 0 0.0 334 3.0
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
Other Facility 0 0.0 4 0.4 11 0.3 7 0.2 6 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 4.3 29 0.3
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
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 6 85.7 912 84.1 2,568 80.3 2,283 75.7 1,452 70.4 723 62.4 171 63.6 6 26.1 8,122 75.1
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 4.3 160 1.5
Primary C-Section 1 14.3 161 14.8 449 14.0 448 14.9 360 17.5 284 24.5 73 27.1 12 52.2 1,788 16.5
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 17.4 750 6.9
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 3 42.9 722 68.9 2,534 79.8 2,500 83.5 1,733 84.7 968 85.2 210 81.4 17 81.0 8,688 81.3
3rd Trimester 1 14.3 70 6.7 153 4.8 124 4.1 78 3.8 48 4.2 18 7.0 2 9.5 494 4.6
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
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 0 0.0 194 19.2 656 21.5 661 23.1 492 25.2 294 27.2 70 28.8 10 50.0 2,377 23.2
Adequate 3 42.9 320 31.7 1,151 37.7 1,146 40.0 791 40.6 441 40.9 94 38.7 6 30.0 3,952 38.7
Intermediate 1 14.3 218 21.6 708 23.2 648 22.6 387 19.9 191 17.7 39 16.0 2 10.0 2,195 21.5
Inadequate 3 42.9 277 27.5 537 17.6 409 14.3 279 14.3 153 14.2 40 16.5 2 10.0 1,700 16.6
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 2 28.6 144 13.1 345 10.6 331 10.8 216 10.3 144 12.3 44 16.2 9 39.1 1,235 11.3
Low Birthweight Birth 1 14.3 76 7.0 201 6.2 178 5.8 111 5.3 65 5.6 19 7.0 1 4.3 652 5.9
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2005
  2005
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 13 100.0 1,038 100.0 3,048 100.0 2,906 100.0 2,060 100.0 1,054 100.0 305 100.0 22 100.0 10,452 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 3 23.1 471 45.4 1,755 57.6 1,865 64.2 1,422 69.0 708 67.2 191 62.6 11 50.0 6,430 61.5
Alaska Native 10 76.9 429 41.3 917 30.1 694 23.9 382 18.5 201 19.1 62 20.3 9 40.9 2,704 25.9
Black 0 0.0 50 4.8 152 5.0 109 3.8 63 3.1 25 2.4 8 2.6 0 0.0 407 3.9
Asian/PI 0 0.0 80 7.7 184 6.0 195 6.7 161 7.8 99 9.4 38 12.5 1 4.5 760 7.3
Other/Unk 0 0.0 8 0.8 40 1.3 43 1.5 32 1.6 21 2.0 6 2.0 1 4.5 151 1.4
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 12 1.2 49 1.6 43 1.5 63 3.1 43 4.2 7 2.3 2 9.5 219 2.1
Reported Smoking 1 7.7 253 24.5 623 20.5 421 14.6 237 11.5 102 9.8 31 10.2 5 23.8 1,675 16.1
Unwed 13 100.0 827 79.8 1,461 48.0 833 28.7 366 17.8 186 17.7 68 22.3 8 38.1 3,764 36.1
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 13 100.0 497 49.8 548 18.3 259 9.1 110 5.4 64 6.2 15 5.0 2 9.5 1,509 14.8
12 Years 0 0.0 441 44.2 1,611 53.8 1,202 42.3 651 32.2 309 30.0 96 32.1 10 47.6 4,322 42.3
12+ Years 0 0.0 60 6.0 836 27.9 1,383 48.6 1,258 62.3 658 63.8 188 62.9 9 42.9 4,395 43.0
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 13 100.0 1,002 96.5 2,877 94.4 2,683 92.3 1,905 92.5 987 93.6 287 94.1 20 90.9 9,775 93.5
Birthing Center 0 0.0 20 1.9 83 2.7 116 4.0 88 4.3 28 2.7 7 2.3 0 0.0 342 3.3
Home Birth 0 0.0 3 0.3 49 1.6 69 2.4 41 2.0 24 2.3 9 3.0 1 4.5 196 1.9
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
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 8 0.8 26 0.9 31 1.1 22 1.1 14 1.3 2 0.7 1 4.5 109 1.0
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 12 92.3 879 86.0 2,421 80.7 2,182 76.2 1,453 71.2 683 65.8 190 62.9 14 66.7 7,839 76.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 6 0.6 42 1.4 52 1.8 44 2.2 20 1.9 11 3.6 0 0.0 175 1.7
Primary C-Section 1 7.7 124 12.1 378 12.6 408 14.2 334 16.4 196 18.9 64 21.2 4 19.0 1,509 14.6
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 13 1.3 159 5.3 223 7.8 211 10.3 139 13.4 37 12.3 3 14.3 785 7.6
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 3 23.1 693 68.8 2,365 79.4 2,374 83.4 1,703 84.7 809 79.2 247 83.2 13 68.4 8,212 80.5
3rd Trimester 3 23.1 81 8.0 111 3.7 117 4.1 84 4.2 50 4.9 12 4.0 0 0.0 458 4.5
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 5 0.5 12 0.4 7 0.3 6 0.3 8 0.8 1 0.4 2 10.0 41 0.4
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 0 0.0 208 21.4 643 22.7 678 24.9 529 27.4 249 25.3 72 26.3 5 25.0 2,386 24.4
Adequate 2 16.7 296 30.5 1,088 38.4 1,131 41.5 821 42.6 387 39.4 120 43.8 6 30.0 3,853 39.5
Intermediate 2 16.7 226 23.3 630 22.2 541 19.8 329 17.1 173 17.6 42 15.3 3 15.0 1,947 19.9
Inadequate 8 66.7 242 24.9 476 16.8 378 13.9 250 13.0 174 17.7 40 14.6 6 30.0 1,575 16.1
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 1 7.7 107 10.3 331 10.9 293 10.1 218 10.6 126 12.0 44 14.4 3 13.6 1,123 10.8
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 55 5.3 179 5.9 145 5.0 149 7.2 71 6.8 28 9.2 3 13.6 630 6.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2004
  2004
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 9 100.0 1,074 100.0 3,025 100.0 2,728 100.0 2,112 100.0 1,094 100.0 259 100.0 27 100.0 10,336 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 3 33.3 503 46.8 1,765 58.3 1,790 65.6 1,480 70.1 746 68.2 171 66.0 17 63.0 6,480 62.7
Alaska Native 5 55.6 448 41.7 874 28.9 601 22.0 393 18.6 197 18.0 52 20.1 6 22.2 2,577 24.9
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
Asian/PI 1 11.1 73 6.8 189 6.2 201 7.4 170 8.0 92 8.4 24 9.3 4 14.8 755 7.3
Other/Unk 0 0.0 9 0.8 42 1.4 35 1.3 16 0.8 29 2.7 8 3.1 0 0.0 140 1.4
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 25 2.3 47 1.6 48 1.8 44 2.1 26 2.4 10 4.0 0 0.0 200 2.0
Reported Smoking 1 12.5 258 24.2 599 19.9 396 14.7 235 11.2 109 10.2 23 9.1 2 7.7 1,625 15.9
Unwed 9 100.0 837 77.9 1,439 47.6 696 25.6 364 17.2 177 16.2 45 17.5 4 14.8 3,574 34.6
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 9 100.0 474 46.3 491 16.9 215 8.4 95 4.9 73 7.4 10 4.3 3 12.0 1,370 14.1
12 Years 0 0.0 495 48.3 1,585 54.7 1,021 39.9 607 31.2 307 31.1 72 30.6 6 24.0 4,096 42.3
12+ Years 0 0.0 55 5.4 822 28.4 1,324 51.7 1,245 63.9 608 61.5 153 65.1 16 64.0 4,226 43.6
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 9 100.0 1,041 96.9 2,887 95.4 2,548 93.4 1,969 93.2 1,014 92.7 236 91.1 26 96.3 9,736 94.2
Birthing Center 0 0.0 17 1.6 84 2.8 96 3.5 67 3.2 34 3.1 8 3.1 1 3.7 307 3.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 10 0.9 32 1.1 52 1.9 48 2.3 32 2.9 9 3.5 0 0.0 183 1.8
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
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
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 9 100.0 916 85.7 2,432 81.0 2,121 78.5 1,530 72.8 732 67.5 173 67.6 14 51.9 7,933 77.3
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
Primary C-Section 0 0.0 143 13.4 398 13.3 349 12.9 339 16.1 190 17.5 53 20.7 11 40.7 1,484 14.5
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 9 0.8 144 4.8 185 6.8 185 8.8 132 12.2 24 9.4 1 3.7 680 6.6
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 4 50.0 702 70.6 2,260 79.3 2,164 83.4 1,717 85.2 870 84.1 183 74.4 18 69.2 7,924 81.1
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 52 5.2 133 4.7 109 4.2 68 3.4 41 4.0 11 4.5 1 3.8 415 4.2
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 9 1.0 15 0.6 8 0.3 8 0.4 5 0.5 2 0.9 0 0.0 47 0.5
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 2 25.0 189 20.0 582 22.1 590 24.5 492 26.2 263 27.1 64 27.6 7 28.0 2,189 24.1
Adequate 2 25.0 304 32.2 1,006 38.3 976 40.5 801 42.7 390 40.2 82 35.3 11 44.0 3,575 39.3
Intermediate 0 0.0 208 22.0 545 20.7 487 20.2 343 18.3 174 17.9 37 15.9 1 4.0 1,796 19.7
Inadequate 4 50.0 244 25.8 495 18.8 357 14.8 240 12.8 144 14.8 49 21.1 6 24.0 1,540 16.9
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 0 0.0 131 12.3 284 9.4 287 10.6 220 10.5 118 10.8 39 15.4 1 3.7 1,082 10.5
Low Birthweight Birth 1 11.1 71 6.6 156 5.2 154 5.7 127 6.0 77 7.1 29 11.5 1 3.7 617 6.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2003
  2003
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 15 100.0 1,049 100.0 2,907 100.0 2,656 100.0 2,074 100.0 1,053 100.0 298 100.0 23 100.0 10,086 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 4 26.7 506 48.2 1,717 59.1 1,736 65.4 1,471 70.9 715 67.9 212 71.1 18 78.3 6,385 63.3
Alaska Native 8 53.3 414 39.5 823 28.3 597 22.5 355 17.1 208 19.8 50 16.8 5 21.7 2,460 24.4
Black 1 6.7 57 5.4 153 5.3 97 3.7 52 2.5 27 2.6 5 1.7 0 0.0 393 3.9
Asian/PI 2 13.3 60 5.7 181 6.2 188 7.1 164 7.9 77 7.3 27 9.1 0 0.0 701 7.0
Other/Unk 0 0.0 12 1.1 33 1.1 38 1.4 32 1.5 26 2.5 4 1.3 0 0.0 147 1.5
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 1 6.7 17 1.6 46 1.6 36 1.4 55 2.7 34 3.3 13 4.4 1 4.3 203 2.0
Reported Smoking 3 20.0 272 26.1 632 21.9 405 15.4 236 11.5 126 12.2 29 9.8 2 8.7 1,706 17.1
Unwed 15 100.0 833 79.4 1,375 47.4 677 25.6 323 15.6 196 18.7 53 17.9 4 17.4 3,477 34.6
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 15 100.0 523 52.2 508 18.0 193 7.5 96 4.8 54 5.4 22 7.7 1 4.3 1,412 14.5
12 Years 0 0.0 431 43.0 1,524 54.0 1,053 41.0 597 29.6 291 29.2 81 28.3 3 13.0 3,982 40.9
12+ Years 0 0.0 48 4.8 790 28.0 1,324 51.5 1,324 65.6 653 65.4 183 64.0 19 82.6 4,346 44.6
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 15 100.0 1,021 97.3 2,757 94.8 2,496 94.0 1,926 92.9 983 93.4 280 94.0 23 100.0 9,503 94.2
Birthing Center 0 0.0 12 1.1 74 2.5 79 3.0 59 2.8 35 3.3 10 3.4 0 0.0 269 2.7
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
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
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 6 0.6 22 0.8 22 0.8 25 1.2 21 2.0 5 1.7 0 0.0 107 1.1
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 11 73.3 911 87.3 2,356 81.6 2,070 78.6 1,461 71.1 687 65.6 180 60.8 9 39.1 7,693 76.8
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 2 0.2 32 1.1 40 1.5 48 2.3 22 2.1 12 4.1 0 0.0 156 1.6
Primary C-Section 4 26.7 118 11.3 352 12.2 311 11.8 317 15.4 204 19.5 49 16.6 10 43.5 1,365 13.6
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 12 1.2 148 5.1 214 8.1 230 11.2 134 12.8 55 18.6 4 17.4 797 8.0
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 4 26.7 660 66.9 2,160 78.0 2,104 83.3 1,706 85.2 807 82.0 229 80.6 20 87.0 7,695 80.1
3rd Trimester 4 26.7 81 8.2 135 4.9 100 4.0 84 4.2 43 4.4 17 6.0 1 4.3 465 4.8
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
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 1 6.7 185 20.1 606 23.8 625 26.6 526 29.0 254 27.9 74 27.4 9 42.9 2,282 25.8
Adequate 5 33.3 296 32.2 979 38.5 1,032 44.0 770 42.5 372 40.8 112 41.5 8 38.1 3,575 40.4
Intermediate 1 6.7 180 19.6 479 18.8 375 16.0 292 16.1 132 14.5 35 13.0 1 4.8 1,497 16.9
Inadequate 8 53.3 259 28.2 478 18.8 315 13.4 225 12.4 154 16.9 49 18.1 3 14.3 1,494 16.9
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 3 20.0 121 11.6 307 10.7 257 9.8 223 10.8 141 13.5 48 16.3 4 17.4 1,105 11.1
Low Birthweight Birth 2 13.3 65 6.2 173 6.0 133 5.0 117 5.7 71 6.8 27 9.1 4 17.4 593 5.9
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2002
  2002
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 16 100.0 1,065 100.0 2,827 100.0 2,611 100.0 2,061 100.0 1,044 100.0 294 100.0 14 100.0 9,946 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 7 43.8 515 48.4 1,714 60.6 1,671 64.0 1,425 69.1 705 67.5 212 72.1 10 71.4 6,270 63.0
Alaska Native 7 43.8 415 39.0 745 26.4 618 23.7 362 17.6 200 19.2 48 16.3 3 21.4 2,399 24.1
Black 0 0.0 56 5.3 167 5.9 88 3.4 75 3.6 35 3.4 4 1.4 0 0.0 427 4.3
Asian/PI 2 12.5 60 5.6 164 5.8 193 7.4 164 8.0 77 7.4 25 8.5 1 7.1 686 6.9
Other/Unk 0 0.0 19 1.8 37 1.3 41 1.6 35 1.7 27 2.6 5 1.7 0 0.0 164 1.6
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 17 1.6 59 2.1 59 2.3 61 3.0 43 4.2 12 4.3 0 0.0 251 2.6
Reported Smoking 5 31.3 272 25.8 616 21.9 459 17.7 260 12.8 117 11.4 34 12.0 4 28.6 1,768 18.0
Unwed 16 100.0 822 77.3 1,271 45.0 676 26.0 337 16.4 183 17.6 64 21.8 5 35.7 3,378 34.1
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 15 100.0 489 48.4 462 16.9 234 9.4 93 4.8 59 6.0 16 5.8 3 21.4 1,375 14.5
12 Years 0 0.0 453 44.9 1,523 55.6 1,078 43.4 660 34.0 305 31.2 98 35.8 4 28.6 4,125 43.6
12+ Years 0 0.0 68 6.7 754 27.5 1,174 47.2 1,191 61.3 614 62.8 160 58.4 7 50.0 3,971 41.9
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 16 100.0 1,037 97.4 2,699 95.5 2,460 94.2 1,928 93.5 958 91.8 271 92.2 13 92.9 9,387 94.4
Birthing Center 0 0.0 18 1.7 71 2.5 79 3.0 76 3.7 34 3.3 5 1.7 1 7.1 286 2.9
Home Birth 0 0.0 5 0.5 29 1.0 43 1.6 33 1.6 28 2.7 14 4.8 0 0.0 152 1.5
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
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 5 0.5 26 0.9 25 1.0 22 1.1 21 2.0 4 1.4 0 0.0 110 1.1
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 14 87.5 934 88.5 2,348 84.0 2,025 78.4 1,512 74.1 701 67.9 186 63.5 10 71.4 7,739 78.7
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
Primary C-Section 2 12.5 110 10.4 294 10.5 327 12.7 314 15.4 162 15.7 56 19.1 3 21.4 1,268 12.9
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 9 0.9 117 4.2 178 6.9 168 8.2 140 13.6 45 15.4 1 7.1 658 6.7
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 10 66.7 687 67.9 2,123 78.9 2,082 82.9 1,678 84.2 833 84.1 221 81.0 8 57.1 7,650 80.5
3rd Trimester 1 6.7 64 6.3 116 4.3 100 4.0 76 3.8 34 3.4 9 3.3 3 21.4 404 4.2
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 5 0.5 20 0.8 10 0.4 5 0.3 1 0.1 2 0.8 0 0.0 44 0.5
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 4 28.6 186 19.5 577 22.6 588 24.6 512 27.2 273 29.4 62 24.4 5 35.7 2,208 24.5
Adequate 4 28.6 337 35.4 978 38.2 995 41.6 779 41.5 374 40.3 96 37.8 1 7.1 3,568 39.6
Intermediate 2 14.3 194 20.4 557 21.8 458 19.2 336 17.9 160 17.2 55 21.7 1 7.1 1,766 19.6
Inadequate 4 28.6 236 24.8 446 17.4 350 14.6 252 13.4 122 13.1 41 16.1 7 50.0 1,461 16.2
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 0 0.0 98 9.3 262 9.3 239 9.2 208 10.1 128 12.4 36 12.3 2 14.3 973 9.8
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 61 5.8 169 6.0 122 4.7 119 5.8 83 8.0 22 7.6 1 7.1 577 5.8
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2001
  2001
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 15 100.0 1,055 100.0 2,771 100.0 2,653 100.0 2,087 100.0 1,129 100.0 271 100.0 18 100.0 10,005 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 5 33.3 478 45.3 1,621 58.5 1,741 65.6 1,484 71.1 778 68.9 192 70.8 9 50.0 6,312 63.1
Alaska Native 10 66.7 449 42.6 801 28.9 596 22.5 365 17.5 221 19.6 47 17.3 6 33.3 2,496 24.9
Black 0 0.0 64 6.1 161 5.8 130 4.9 54 2.6 21 1.9 7 2.6 2 11.1 439 4.4
Asian/PI 0 0.0 56 5.3 166 6.0 153 5.8 152 7.3 82 7.3 23 8.5 1 5.6 634 6.3
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
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 18 1.7 61 2.2 55 2.1 71 3.5 38 3.4 16 5.9 1 5.6 260 2.6
Reported Smoking 3 20.0 279 26.6 569 20.7 445 16.9 237 11.5 146 13.2 38 14.1 6 33.3 1,725 17.4
Unwed 15 100.0 815 77.5 1,216 43.9 666 25.2 317 15.3 185 16.5 54 20.0 7 38.9 3,278 32.9
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 15 100.0 491 48.6 426 15.8 211 8.2 101 5.0 57 5.3 17 6.4 1 5.6 1,320 13.7
12 Years 0 0.0 473 46.8 1,565 58.1 1,147 44.5 699 34.8 362 33.8 85 32.0 7 38.9 4,340 44.9
12+ Years 0 0.0 47 4.6 704 26.1 1,217 47.3 1,210 60.2 651 60.8 164 61.7 10 55.6 4,005 41.4
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 15 100.0 1,029 97.5 2,639 95.2 2,501 94.3 1,950 93.4 1,051 93.1 253 93.4 17 94.4 9,460 94.6
Birthing Center 0 0.0 19 1.8 77 2.8 83 3.1 68 3.3 38 3.4 8 3.0 0 0.0 294 2.9
Home Birth 0 0.0 2 0.2 27 1.0 39 1.5 35 1.7 25 2.2 8 3.0 1 5.6 137 1.4
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
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
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 12 80.0 909 87.7 2,274 83.3 2,065 79.1 1,539 74.9 761 68.3 175 65.5 10 55.6 7,749 78.6
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 11.1 220 2.2
Primary C-Section 3 20.0 116 11.2 282 10.3 305 11.7 259 12.6 186 16.7 50 18.7 5 27.8 1,207 12.2
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 9 0.9 130 4.8 172 6.6 194 9.4 138 12.4 34 12.7 1 5.6 678 6.9
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 7 58.3 704 69.4 2,106 79.1 2,135 83.4 1,711 85.0 912 83.7 202 78.0 12 66.7 7,794 80.9
3rd Trimester 2 16.7 60 5.9 112 4.2 82 3.2 65 3.2 38 3.5 18 6.9 2 11.1 379 3.9
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
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 1 7.7 210 21.9 604 23.8 643 26.2 512 26.8 257 25.0 61 25.0 5 29.4 2,295 25.0
Adequate 3 23.1 355 37.0 1,026 40.4 1,048 42.7 817 42.8 443 43.2 100 41.0 5 29.4 3,800 41.4
Intermediate 2 15.4 171 17.8 488 19.2 428 17.4 355 18.6 188 18.3 37 15.2 2 11.8 1,672 18.2
Inadequate 7 53.8 224 23.3 420 16.5 335 13.7 227 11.9 138 13.5 46 18.9 5 29.4 1,402 15.3
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 4 26.7 121 11.6 269 9.7 232 8.8 210 10.1 132 11.7 35 12.9 4 22.2 1,007 10.1
Low Birthweight Birth 2 13.3 68 6.5 143 5.2 147 5.6 110 5.3 77 6.8 14 5.2 3 16.7 564 5.7
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

2000
  2000
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 13 100.0 1,158 100.0 2,704 100.0 2,709 100.0 2,035 100.0 1,062 100.0 279 100.0 13 100.0 9,977 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 6 46.2 561 48.4 1,641 60.7 1,781 65.7 1,376 67.6 738 69.5 185 66.3 8 61.5 6,299 63.1
Alaska Native 1 7.7 443 38.3 744 27.5 616 22.7 377 18.5 211 19.9 57 20.4 4 30.8 2,453 24.6
Black 3 23.1 84 7.3 148 5.5 108 4.0 83 4.1 28 2.6 6 2.2 1 7.7 462 4.6
Asian/PI 2 15.4 60 5.2 136 5.0 177 6.5 168 8.3 66 6.2 24 8.6 0 0.0 633 6.3
Other/Unk 1 7.7 10 0.9 35 1.3 27 1.0 31 1.5 19 1.8 7 2.5 0 0.0 130 1.3
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 16.7 264 2.7
Reported Smoking 4 30.8 316 27.5 633 23.6 415 15.5 262 13.0 163 15.5 38 14.0 1 8.3 1,832 18.6
Unwed 13 100.0 917 79.6 1,157 42.9 635 23.5 306 15.1 195 18.4 64 23.0 4 33.3 3,291 33.1
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 11 100.0 550 49.7 406 15.4 197 7.5 119 6.0 50 4.9 18 6.9 2 15.4 1,353 14.0
12 Years 0 0.0 502 45.4 1,545 58.6 1,069 40.5 646 32.7 340 33.0 82 31.7 6 46.2 4,190 43.3
12+ Years 0 0.0 54 4.9 686 26.0 1,373 52.0 1,211 61.3 639 62.1 159 61.4 5 38.5 4,131 42.7
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 13 100.0 1,134 97.9 2,577 95.3 2,554 94.3 1,896 93.2 960 90.4 256 91.8 11 84.6 9,404 94.3
Birthing Center 0 0.0 10 0.9 78 2.9 80 3.0 60 2.9 51 4.8 10 3.6 0 0.0 289 2.9
Home Birth 0 0.0 3 0.3 21 0.8 43 1.6 38 1.9 24 2.3 7 2.5 1 7.7 137 1.4
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
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 6 0.5 23 0.9 29 1.1 33 1.6 21 2.0 5 1.8 1 7.7 119 1.2
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 12 92.3 995 87.4 2,247 84.8 2,130 80.0 1,537 76.7 742 71.2 195 70.7 11 91.7 7,872 80.3
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 8.3 230 2.3
Primary C-Section 1 7.7 133 11.7 276 10.4 273 10.3 260 13.0 164 15.7 43 15.6 0 0.0 1,150 11.7
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 6 0.5 87 3.3 178 6.7 145 7.2 102 9.8 30 10.9 0 0.0 548 5.6
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 7 53.8 788 70.0 2,099 79.6 2,193 83.2 1,645 84.0 834 81.3 215 80.5 10 76.9 7,795 80.6
3rd Trimester 2 15.4 72 6.4 111 4.2 98 3.7 72 3.7 43 4.2 12 4.5 1 7.7 411 4.2
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 10 0.9 9 0.3 7 0.3 8 0.4 7 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 41 0.4
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 5 41.7 266 24.2 655 25.4 627 24.3 492 25.8 297 29.5 77 30.0 4 30.8 2,423 25.6
Adequate 0 0.0 374 34.1 1,040 40.4 1,172 45.4 857 45.0 395 39.2 105 40.9 6 46.2 3,953 41.8
Intermediate 2 16.7 198 18.0 470 18.2 426 16.5 300 15.7 166 16.5 37 14.4 0 0.0 1,599 16.9
Inadequate 5 41.7 259 23.6 411 16.0 355 13.8 256 13.4 150 14.9 38 14.8 3 23.1 1,477 15.6
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 3 23.1 130 11.2 279 10.4 235 8.7 203 10.0 120 11.3 41 14.9 1 7.7 1,012 10.2
Low Birthweight Birth 3 23.1 88 7.6 142 5.3 124 4.6 109 5.4 70 6.6 23 8.3 0 0.0 559 5.6
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1999
  1999
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 17 100.0 1,122 100.0 2,709 100.0 2,769 100.0 1,962 100.0 1,097 100.0 257 100.0 20 100.0 9,962 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 6 35.3 558 49.7 1,661 61.3 1,873 67.6 1,394 71.0 783 71.4 174 67.7 18 90.0 6,475 65.0
Alaska Native 8 47.1 422 37.6 731 27.0 617 22.3 385 19.6 205 18.7 57 22.2 2 10.0 2,427 24.4
Black 1 5.9 71 6.3 163 6.0 111 4.0 42 2.1 32 2.9 8 3.1 0 0.0 429 4.3
Asian/PI 2 11.8 51 4.5 105 3.9 119 4.3 106 5.4 63 5.7 11 4.3 0 0.0 457 4.6
Other/Unk 0 0.0 20 1.8 49 1.8 49 1.8 35 1.8 14 1.3 7 2.7 0 0.0 174 1.7
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 28 2.5 77 2.9 98 3.6 86 4.4 49 4.6 10 4.1 0 0.0 348 3.5
Reported Smoking 2 11.8 286 25.6 556 20.6 440 16.0 279 14.3 165 15.2 43 17.4 1 5.3 1,774 17.9
Unwed 16 94.1 878 78.4 1,164 43.0 643 23.3 347 17.7 188 17.2 58 22.7 1 5.3 3,298 33.2
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 16 100.0 495 45.6 416 15.7 211 7.8 107 5.6 63 5.9 19 7.8 0 0.0 1,327 13.7
12 Years 0 0.0 526 48.4 1,471 55.4 1,094 40.3 666 35.0 348 32.7 83 34.2 3 15.0 4,194 43.2
12+ Years 0 0.0 65 6.0 767 28.9 1,410 51.9 1,131 59.4 652 61.3 141 58.0 17 85.0 4,188 43.1
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 17 100.0 1,076 95.9 2,560 94.5 2,596 93.8 1,829 93.2 984 89.7 231 89.9 19 95.0 9,316 93.5
Birthing Center 0 0.0 24 2.1 78 2.9 92 3.3 59 3.0 42 3.8 3 1.2 0 0.0 298 3.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 5 0.4 33 1.2 38 1.4 44 2.2 47 4.3 17 6.6 0 0.0 185 1.9
Other Facility 0 0.0 7 0.6 9 0.3 7 0.3 8 0.4 4 0.4 1 0.4 0 0.0 36 0.4
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 10 0.9 29 1.1 36 1.3 22 1.1 20 1.8 5 1.9 1 5.0 127 1.3
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 14 82.4 997 90.1 2,323 86.6 2,258 82.4 1,521 78.5 794 73.0 197 77.9 10 52.6 8,119 82.4
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 1 0.1 41 1.5 82 3.0 74 3.8 39 3.6 9 3.6 1 5.3 247 2.5
Primary C-Section 3 17.6 104 9.4 244 9.1 240 8.8 198 10.2 134 12.3 30 11.9 5 26.3 958 9.7
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 5 0.5 74 2.8 159 5.8 145 7.5 120 11.0 17 6.7 3 15.8 524 5.3
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 7 43.8 780 71.5 2,065 77.2 2,250 82.5 1,614 83.9 886 82.5 185 76.1 19 95.0 7,811 79.9
3rd Trimester 3 18.8 60 5.5 120 4.5 102 3.7 76 4.0 54 5.0 10 4.1 0 0.0 426 4.4
No Prenatal Care 1 5.9 10 0.9 9 0.3 8 0.3 7 0.4 9 0.8 2 0.8 0 0.0 47 0.5
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 4 23.5 258 23.6 748 28.0 771 28.5 536 28.0 304 28.3 67 27.7 9 47.4 2,700 27.7
Adequate 4 23.5 375 34.4 1,044 39.0 1,190 43.9 834 43.6 443 41.2 90 37.2 6 31.6 3,987 40.9
Intermediate 2 11.8 203 18.6 448 16.8 395 14.6 284 14.9 171 15.9 44 18.2 3 15.8 1,551 15.9
Inadequate 7 41.2 255 23.4 434 16.2 354 13.1 257 13.4 157 14.6 41 16.9 1 5.3 1,509 15.5
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 3 17.6 141 12.6 271 10.0 270 9.8 204 10.4 139 12.8 37 14.7 3 15.0 1,071 10.8
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 90 8.1 153 5.7 137 5.0 99 5.1 79 7.3 14 5.5 0 0.0 572 5.8
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1998
  1998
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 11 100.0 1,102 100.0 2,656 100.0 2,747 100.0 2,078 100.0 1,056 100.0 260 100.0 15 100.0 9,926 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 2 18.2 587 53.3 1,645 61.9 1,938 70.5 1,461 70.3 761 72.1 194 74.6 14 93.3 6,603 66.5
Alaska Native 9 81.8 413 37.5 751 28.3 574 20.9 417 20.1 201 19.0 44 16.9 1 6.7 2,410 24.3
Black 0 0.0 53 4.8 142 5.3 88 3.2 72 3.5 32 3.0 8 3.1 0 0.0 395 4.0
Asian/PI 0 0.0 46 4.2 111 4.2 135 4.9 118 5.7 61 5.8 9 3.5 0 0.0 480 4.8
Other/Unk 0 0.0 3 0.3 7 0.3 12 0.4 10 0.5 1 0.1 5 1.9 0 0.0 38 0.4
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 40 3.7 77 2.9 80 2.9 95 4.6 55 5.3 12 4.8 1 7.1 360 3.7
Reported Smoking 4 36.4 320 29.2 573 21.7 435 15.9 288 13.9 161 15.4 36 14.1 0 0.0 1,817 18.4
Unwed 11 100.0 835 75.9 1,054 39.8 580 21.2 368 17.7 187 17.8 49 18.9 0 0.0 3,084 31.1
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 11 100.0 529 49.6 364 14.0 195 7.2 126 6.2 52 5.1 11 4.6 0 0.0 1,288 13.3
12 Years 0 0.0 476 44.6 1,505 57.7 1,099 40.9 675 33.3 335 32.7 55 22.8 4 26.7 4,149 42.9
12+ Years 0 0.0 62 5.8 738 28.3 1,396 51.9 1,225 60.5 638 62.2 175 72.6 11 73.3 4,245 43.8
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 11 100.0 1,068 96.9 2,534 95.4 2,605 94.8 1,966 94.6 973 92.1 228 87.7 13 86.7 9,398 94.7
Birthing Center 0 0.0 14 1.3 57 2.1 67 2.4 56 2.7 33 3.1 11 4.2 0 0.0 238 2.4
Home Birth 0 0.0 6 0.5 36 1.4 35 1.3 28 1.3 30 2.8 13 5.0 2 13.3 150 1.5
Other Facility 0 0.0 7 0.6 10 0.4 5 0.2 4 0.2 4 0.4 1 0.4 0 0.0 32 0.3
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 7 0.6 19 0.7 35 1.3 24 1.2 16 1.5 7 2.7 0 0.0 108 1.1
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 8 80.0 988 90.5 2,226 84.8 2,234 82.1 1,640 79.5 758 72.7 192 74.4 8 53.3 8,054 81.9
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 7 0.6 64 2.4 88 3.2 89 4.3 44 4.2 14 5.4 0 0.0 306 3.1
Primary C-Section 2 20.0 93 8.5 235 8.9 234 8.6 188 9.1 112 10.7 32 12.4 4 26.7 900 9.2
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 4 0.4 101 3.8 166 6.1 145 7.0 129 12.4 20 7.8 3 20.0 568 5.8
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 4 36.4 780 72.4 2,087 79.9 2,311 85.3 1,720 84.6 873 84.3 201 79.8 11 78.6 7,987 82.0
3rd Trimester 2 18.2 63 5.8 108 4.1 88 3.2 62 3.0 45 4.3 11 4.4 1 7.1 380 3.9
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 6 0.6 13 0.5 10 0.4 14 0.7 7 0.7 1 0.4 0 0.0 51 0.5
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 3 33.3 250 23.3 754 29.0 796 29.5 566 27.8 275 26.6 53 21.0 8 57.1 2,705 27.8
Adequate 3 33.3 400 37.3 994 38.2 1,114 41.3 852 41.8 442 42.7 111 44.0 3 21.4 3,919 40.3
Intermediate 0 0.0 193 18.0 422 16.2 438 16.2 366 18.0 171 16.5 41 16.3 1 7.1 1,632 16.8
Inadequate 3 33.3 228 21.3 432 16.6 352 13.0 253 12.4 147 14.2 47 18.7 2 14.3 1,464 15.1
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 7 63.6 106 9.6 275 10.4 256 9.3 224 10.8 112 10.6 17 6.6 5 35.7 1,002 10.1
Low Birthweight Birth 1 9.1 66 6.0 161 6.1 151 5.5 114 5.5 77 7.3 15 5.8 5 35.7 590 6.0
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1997
  1997
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 19 100.0 1,099 100.0 2,651 100.0 2,705 100.0 2,138 100.0 1,111 100.0 223 100.0 11 100.0 9,963 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 4 21.1 593 54.0 1,664 62.8 1,902 70.3 1,449 67.8 772 69.5 175 78.5 8 72.7 6,572 66.0
Alaska Native 12 63.2 379 34.5 718 27.1 545 20.1 474 22.2 230 20.7 33 14.8 3 27.3 2,395 24.0
Black 3 15.8 68 6.2 159 6.0 109 4.0 74 3.5 38 3.4 4 1.8 0 0.0 455 4.6
Asian/PI 0 0.0 58 5.3 105 4.0 139 5.1 136 6.4 64 5.8 11 4.9 0 0.0 513 5.1
Other/Unk 0 0.0 1 0.1 5 0.2 10 0.4 5 0.2 7 0.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 28 0.3
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 3 15.8 35 3.2 81 3.1 81 3.0 99 4.7 65 5.9 7 3.2 0 0.0 371 3.8
Reported Smoking 7 36.8 303 27.6 605 22.9 463 17.2 335 15.8 171 15.5 26 11.7 2 18.2 1,914 19.3
Unwed 19 100.0 837 76.2 1,026 38.7 529 19.6 393 18.5 185 16.7 43 19.5 4 36.4 3,039 30.6
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 19 100.0 499 45.9 421 16.0 221 8.3 166 7.9 65 6.0 17 7.7 1 9.1 1,410 14.4
12 Years 0 0.0 520 47.9 1,417 53.9 1,073 40.3 711 33.8 360 33.0 53 24.1 4 36.4 4,140 42.1
12+ Years 0 0.0 67 6.2 791 30.1 1,367 51.4 1,225 58.3 667 61.1 150 68.2 6 54.5 4,275 43.5
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 19 100.0 1,072 97.5 2,532 95.5 2,529 93.5 2,020 94.5 1,034 93.1 204 91.5 10 90.9 9,425 94.6
Birthing Center 0 0.0 14 1.3 48 1.8 61 2.3 36 1.7 13 1.2 2 0.9 0 0.0 174 1.7
Home Birth 0 0.0 4 0.4 30 1.1 46 1.7 46 2.2 37 3.3 11 4.9 1 9.1 175 1.8
Other Facility 0 0.0 6 0.5 18 0.7 17 0.6 4 0.2 8 0.7 1 0.4 0 0.0 55 0.6
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 3 0.3 23 0.9 52 1.9 32 1.5 19 1.7 5 2.2 0 0.0 134 1.3
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 18 94.7 965 88.2 2,260 85.6 2,120 78.8 1,606 75.6 808 73.3 147 65.9 8 72.7 7,936 80.1
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 10 0.9 56 2.1 93 3.5 86 4.0 37 3.4 9 4.0 0 0.0 291 2.9
Primary C-Section 1 5.3 114 10.4 238 9.0 298 11.1 262 12.3 145 13.1 40 17.9 1 9.1 1,099 11.1
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 5 0.5 86 3.3 179 6.7 171 8.0 113 10.2 27 12.1 2 18.2 584 5.9
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 11 57.9 772 72.6 2,057 78.8 2,239 83.8 1,783 84.9 891 81.7 170 78.7 8 80.0 7,933 81.1
3rd Trimester 5 26.3 54 5.1 90 3.4 89 3.3 71 3.4 41 3.8 7 3.2 1 10.0 360 3.7
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 12 1.1 11 0.4 9 0.3 11 0.5 9 0.8 6 2.7 0 0.0 58 0.6
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 4 21.1 267 25.0 722 27.7 757 28.4 599 28.5 301 27.5 57 25.8 1 10.0 2,708 27.7
Adequate 4 21.1 389 36.4 1,061 40.7 1,136 42.6 903 43.0 472 43.1 85 38.5 7 70.0 4,059 41.4
Intermediate 3 15.8 188 17.6 421 16.1 416 15.6 325 15.5 168 15.3 41 18.6 1 10.0 1,563 16.0
Inadequate 8 42.1 226 21.1 403 15.5 355 13.3 275 13.1 154 14.1 38 17.2 1 10.0 1,463 14.9
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 3 15.8 129 11.8 262 9.9 265 9.8 221 10.4 113 10.2 26 11.7 1 9.1 1,020 10.3
Low Birthweight Birth 1 5.3 65 5.9 144 5.4 151 5.6 134 6.3 67 6.1 17 7.6 1 9.1 580 5.8
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1996
  1996
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 16 100.0 1,094 100.0 2,662 100.0 2,733 100.0 2,195 100.0 1,064 100.0 265 100.0 10 100.0 10,047 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 4 25.0 600 54.8 1,693 63.6 1,888 69.1 1,538 70.1 757 71.1 203 76.6 7 70.0 6,694 66.6
Alaska Native 9 56.3 386 35.3 714 26.8 585 21.4 470 21.4 201 18.9 37 14.0 1 10.0 2,406 23.9
Black 2 12.5 64 5.9 144 5.4 114 4.2 68 3.1 35 3.3 6 2.3 1 10.0 435 4.3
Asian/PI 1 6.3 43 3.9 105 3.9 141 5.2 114 5.2 69 6.5 19 7.2 1 10.0 493 4.9
Other/Unk 0 0.0 1 0.1 6 0.2 5 0.2 5 0.2 2 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 19 0.2
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 38 3.5 88 3.3 97 3.6 131 6.0 69 6.6 15 5.8 1 12.5 441 4.4
Reported Smoking 3 18.8 333 30.5 633 23.8 474 17.4 413 18.9 165 15.6 30 11.4 1 12.5 2,055 20.5
Unwed 16 100.0 842 77.0 1,040 39.1 571 20.9 418 19.1 179 16.9 33 12.5 3 33.3 3,107 31.0
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 16 100.0 535 49.8 387 14.7 212 7.9 134 6.2 86 8.3 10 3.9 0 0.0 1,384 14.0
12 Years 0 0.0 478 44.5 1,479 56.3 1,099 40.8 796 36.9 307 29.6 73 28.6 2 20.0 4,236 42.9
12+ Years 0 0.0 62 5.8 759 28.9 1,381 51.3 1,228 56.9 645 62.1 172 67.5 8 80.0 4,257 43.1
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 16 100.0 1,060 96.9 2,535 95.2 2,584 94.5 2,059 93.8 975 91.6 241 90.9 8 80.0 9,485 94.4
Birthing Center 0 0.0 11 1.0 50 1.9 56 2.0 41 1.9 21 2.0 6 2.3 0 0.0 186 1.9
Home Birth 0 0.0 7 0.6 40 1.5 52 1.9 57 2.6 40 3.8 11 4.2 0 0.0 207 2.1
Other Facility 0 0.0 10 0.9 18 0.7 6 0.2 7 0.3 6 0.6 1 0.4 0 0.0 48 0.5
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 6 0.5 19 0.7 35 1.3 31 1.4 22 2.1 6 2.3 2 20.0 121 1.2
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 16 100.0 959 87.7 2,242 84.3 2,197 80.5 1,653 75.5 757 71.3 173 65.8 9 90.0 8,013 79.9
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 9 0.8 60 2.3 96 3.5 91 4.2 50 4.7 12 4.6 0 0.0 319 3.2
Primary C-Section 0 0.0 121 11.1 255 9.6 268 9.8 256 11.7 146 13.8 39 14.8 1 10.0 1,086 10.8
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 4 0.4 102 3.8 169 6.2 188 8.6 108 10.2 39 14.8 0 0.0 610 6.1
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 7 43.8 750 69.7 2,109 80.3 2,271 83.8 1,827 84.3 859 82.6 215 83.3 5 50.0 8,047 81.2
3rd Trimester 2 12.5 45 4.2 78 3.0 72 2.7 50 2.3 22 2.1 6 2.3 3 30.0 279 2.8
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 10 0.9 13 0.5 12 0.4 8 0.4 9 0.9 3 1.2 0 0.0 55 0.6
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 2 12.5 272 25.2 778 29.6 762 28.2 579 26.8 321 30.9 72 27.9 3 30.0 2,793 28.2
Adequate 5 31.3 409 37.9 1,041 39.7 1,172 43.3 976 45.1 434 41.8 119 46.1 4 40.0 4,162 42.0
Intermediate 3 18.8 168 15.6 412 15.7 437 16.1 369 17.1 164 15.8 35 13.6 0 0.0 1,589 16.0
Inadequate 6 37.5 229 21.2 393 15.0 335 12.4 238 11.0 120 11.5 32 12.4 3 30.0 1,357 13.7
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 4 25.0 125 11.5 268 10.1 246 9.0 198 9.0 126 11.9 27 10.3 2 20.0 997 10.0
Low Birthweight Birth 1 7.1 65 5.9 149 5.6 125 4.6 124 5.7 63 5.9 16 6.1 1 10.0 545 5.4
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1995
  1995
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 15 100.0 1,129 100.0 2,762 100.0 2,756 100.0 2,243 100.0 1,065 100.0 236 100.0 9 100.0 10,223 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 7 46.7 595 52.7 1,801 65.2 1,941 70.4 1,623 72.4 803 75.4 189 80.1 7 77.8 6,971 68.2
Alaska Native 7 46.7 406 36.0 692 25.1 564 20.5 417 18.6 178 16.7 36 15.3 1 11.1 2,303 22.5
Black 0 0.0 84 7.4 158 5.7 106 3.8 73 3.3 24 2.3 4 1.7 0 0.0 449 4.4
Asian/PI 1 6.7 43 3.8 109 3.9 141 5.1 126 5.6 56 5.3 7 3.0 1 11.1 485 4.7
Other/Unk 0 0.0 1 0.1 2 0.1 4 0.1 4 0.2 4 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 15 0.1
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 43 3.8 95 3.5 99 3.6 128 5.8 54 5.1 17 7.4 1 11.1 438 4.3
Reported Smoking 2 13.3 325 28.9 608 22.1 462 16.8 363 16.3 175 16.5 24 10.4 1 11.1 1,961 19.3
Unwed 15 100.0 845 74.8 1,048 37.9 556 20.2 366 16.4 175 16.5 42 17.9 0 0.0 3,051 29.9
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 14 100.0 535 48.8 376 13.8 194 7.2 146 6.7 64 6.1 12 5.3 0 0.0 1,344 13.4
12 Years 0 0.0 502 45.8 1,488 54.8 1,067 39.5 753 34.4 328 31.4 61 26.8 1 11.1 4,201 42.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 60 5.5 853 31.4 1,440 53.3 1,288 58.9 654 62.5 155 68.0 8 88.9 4,460 44.6
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 15 100.0 1,103 97.7 2,682 97.1 2,622 95.1 2,093 93.3 983 92.3 211 89.4 8 88.9 9,723 95.1
Birthing Center 0 0.0 8 0.7 25 0.9 42 1.5 31 1.4 19 1.8 8 3.4 0 0.0 133 1.3
Home Birth 0 0.0 6 0.5 30 1.1 50 1.8 67 3.0 52 4.9 11 4.7 0 0.0 217 2.1
Other Facility 0 0.0 5 0.4 15 0.5 7 0.3 8 0.4 0 0.0 2 0.8 1 11.1 39 0.4
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 7 0.6 10 0.4 35 1.3 44 2.0 11 1.0 4 1.7 0 0.0 111 1.1
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 13 86.7 1,014 89.8 2,393 86.7 2,272 82.6 1,755 78.6 814 76.6 162 68.9 8 88.9 8,436 82.7
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 5 0.4 49 1.8 84 3.1 85 3.8 45 4.2 6 2.6 0 0.0 274 2.7
Primary C-Section 2 13.3 99 8.8 240 8.7 244 8.9 227 10.2 118 11.1 49 20.9 0 0.0 980 9.6
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 11 1.0 79 2.9 151 5.5 166 7.4 85 8.0 18 7.7 1 11.1 511 5.0
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 9 64.3 812 72.8 2,263 82.7 2,371 86.8 1,908 85.8 903 86.0 192 83.8 9 100.0 8,472 83.7
3rd Trimester 2 14.3 57 5.1 77 2.8 61 2.2 62 2.8 23 2.2 10 4.4 0 0.0 293 2.9
No Prenatal Care 1 6.7 6 0.5 14 0.5 6 0.2 7 0.3 3 0.3 1 0.4 0 0.0 38 0.4
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 4 26.7 270 24.3 737 26.9 763 28.0 574 26.0 278 26.6 69 30.1 3 33.3 2,701 26.8
Adequate 6 40.0 464 41.7 1,286 47.0 1,340 49.2 1,073 48.7 527 50.5 100 43.7 4 44.4 4,801 47.6
Intermediate 0 0.0 153 13.8 362 13.2 362 13.3 339 15.4 127 12.2 32 14.0 2 22.2 1,377 13.7
Inadequate 5 33.3 225 20.2 351 12.8 261 9.6 219 9.9 112 10.7 28 12.2 0 0.0 1,203 11.9
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 1 6.7 131 11.6 248 9.0 209 7.6 210 9.4 83 7.8 27 11.6 2 22.2 912 8.9
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 87 7.7 136 4.9 123 4.5 129 5.8 49 4.6 17 7.3 0 0.0 542 5.3
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1994
  1994
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 19 100.0 1,205 100.0 2,889 100.0 2,882 100.0 2,356 100.0 1,110 100.0 203 100.0 10 100.0 10,682 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 9 47.4 695 57.7 1,935 67.0 1,990 69.0 1,722 73.1 844 76.0 140 69.0 7 70.0 7,346 68.8
Alaska Native 9 47.4 388 32.2 693 24.0 584 20.3 440 18.7 182 16.4 45 22.2 2 20.0 2,346 22.0
Black 1 5.3 79 6.6 161 5.6 133 4.6 85 3.6 33 3.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 494 4.6
Asian/PI 0 0.0 38 3.2 96 3.3 165 5.7 105 4.5 47 4.2 16 7.9 1 10.0 468 4.4
Other/Unk 0 0.0 5 0.4 4 0.1 10 0.3 4 0.2 4 0.4 1 0.5 0 0.0 28 0.3
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 1 5.3 79 6.6 164 5.7 197 6.9 160 6.9 84 7.7 16 8.0 1 10.0 702 6.6
Reported Smoking 3 15.8 390 32.4 718 24.9 562 19.6 414 17.6 172 15.6 39 19.3 2 20.0 2,302 21.6
Unwed 19 100.0 908 75.4 1,052 36.5 565 19.6 368 15.6 165 14.9 36 17.7 3 30.0 3,120 29.2
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 19 100.0 639 54.2 409 14.4 243 8.6 167 7.2 61 5.6 17 8.6 0 0.0 1,557 14.9
12 Years 0 0.0 482 40.9 1,497 52.7 1,090 38.6 750 32.5 316 29.2 51 25.8 3 30.0 4,192 40.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 58 4.9 933 32.9 1,491 52.8 1,390 60.3 707 65.2 130 65.7 7 70.0 4,718 45.1
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 19 100.0 1,172 97.3 2,786 96.4 2,763 95.9 2,219 94.2 1,037 93.4 186 91.6 10 100.0 10,199 95.5
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
Home Birth 0 0.0 12 1.0 40 1.4 53 1.8 71 3.0 41 3.7 9 4.4 0 0.0 226 2.1
Other Facility 0 0.0 10 0.8 36 1.2 29 1.0 27 1.1 10 0.9 3 1.5 0 0.0 116 1.1
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 11 0.9 26 0.9 37 1.3 39 1.7 22 2.0 5 2.5 0 0.0 140 1.3
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 16 84.2 1,056 87.9 2,423 84.0 2,305 80.3 1,773 75.4 797 71.9 137 67.5 8 80.0 8,522 80.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 6 0.5 69 2.4 112 3.9 103 4.4 57 5.1 14 6.9 0 0.0 361 3.4
Primary C-Section 3 15.8 128 10.6 295 10.2 288 10.0 268 11.4 137 12.4 32 15.8 2 20.0 1,154 10.8
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 12 1.0 96 3.3 164 5.7 207 8.8 118 10.6 20 9.9 0 0.0 617 5.8
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 8 44.4 874 73.7 2,393 83.6 2,509 87.8 2,033 86.9 968 88.0 175 86.6 6 60.0 8,969 84.7
3rd Trimester 3 16.7 55 4.6 75 2.6 44 1.5 51 2.2 16 1.5 4 2.0 1 10.0 249 2.4
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 10 0.8 20 0.7 9 0.3 11 0.5 7 0.6 1 0.5 0 0.0 58 0.5
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 5 29.4 315 26.6 834 29.2 812 28.5 601 25.8 307 28.0 75 37.1 4 40.0 2,955 28.0
Adequate 4 23.5 492 41.5 1,293 45.3 1,413 49.6 1,147 49.3 532 48.6 76 37.6 3 30.0 4,962 47.1
Intermediate 1 5.9 155 13.1 361 12.7 374 13.1 362 15.6 157 14.3 30 14.9 1 10.0 1,441 13.7
Inadequate 7 41.2 223 18.8 365 12.8 248 8.7 217 9.3 99 9.0 21 10.4 2 20.0 1,184 11.2
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 3 16.7 128 10.7 244 8.5 247 8.6 194 8.3 111 10.0 27 13.3 1 10.0 955 9.0
Low Birthweight Birth 2 10.5 73 6.1 151 5.2 149 5.2 124 5.3 71 6.4 13 6.4 2 20.0 587 5.5
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1993
  1993
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 12 100.0 1,178 100.0 3,051 100.0 3,148 100.0 2,390 100.0 1,089 100.0 209 100.0 4 100.0 11,090 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 2 16.7 647 54.9 2,063 67.6 2,156 68.5 1,693 70.8 778 71.4 163 78.0 4 100.0 7,513 67.7
Alaska Native 6 50.0 396 33.6 703 23.0 668 21.2 462 19.3 197 18.1 29 13.9 0 0.0 2,461 22.2
Black 4 33.3 93 7.9 181 5.9 170 5.4 84 3.5 45 4.1 6 2.9 0 0.0 584 5.3
Asian/PI 0 0.0 41 3.5 102 3.3 149 4.7 148 6.2 66 6.1 11 5.3 0 0.0 517 4.7
Other/Unk 0 0.0 1 0.1 2 0.1 5 0.2 3 0.1 3 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 15 0.1
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 105 9.0 211 7.0 228 7.3 206 8.7 102 9.5 15 7.4 0 0.0 867 7.9
Reported Smoking 3 25.0 373 31.8 736 24.2 593 18.9 473 19.9 178 16.4 22 10.6 0 0.0 2,379 21.5
Unwed 12 100.0 814 69.2 1,047 34.4 615 19.6 394 16.5 183 16.9 34 16.3 0 0.0 3,104 28.1
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 11 91.7 637 54.7 466 15.5 261 8.4 168 7.2 75 7.0 14 6.8 0 0.0 1,632 15.0
12 Years 1 8.3 465 39.9 1,587 52.8 1,260 40.7 810 34.5 297 27.8 50 24.3 2 50.0 4,477 41.0
12+ Years 0 0.0 62 5.3 955 31.7 1,578 50.9 1,368 58.3 697 65.2 142 68.9 2 50.0 4,806 44.0
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 12 100.0 1,142 96.9 2,931 96.1 2,964 94.2 2,222 93.0 1,009 92.7 183 87.6 4 100.0 10,473 94.4
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
Home Birth 0 0.0 13 1.1 39 1.3 75 2.4 86 3.6 42 3.9 14 6.7 0 0.0 270 2.4
Other Facility 0 0.0 8 0.7 27 0.9 31 1.0 24 1.0 6 0.6 4 1.9 0 0.0 100 0.9
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 8 0.7 42 1.4 52 1.7 46 1.9 24 2.2 7 3.3 0 0.0 181 1.6
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 11 91.7 1,032 88.6 2,554 84.2 2,552 81.9 1,790 75.8 800 74.1 150 72.1 2 50.0 8,896 81.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 10 0.9 77 2.5 116 3.7 124 5.2 41 3.8 8 3.8 0 0.0 377 3.4
Primary C-Section 1 8.3 109 9.4 305 10.0 277 8.9 264 11.2 136 12.6 27 13.0 2 50.0 1,123 10.2
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 14 1.2 99 3.3 170 5.5 184 7.8 103 9.5 23 11.1 0 0.0 593 5.4
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 6 54.5 847 72.5 2,492 82.4 2,690 86.0 2,048 86.4 920 85.7 166 79.8 3 75.0 9,176 83.4
3rd Trimester 1 9.1 43 3.7 72 2.4 55 1.8 34 1.4 14 1.3 5 2.4 0 0.0 225 2.0
No Prenatal Care 1 8.3 10 0.9 22 0.7 13 0.4 13 0.6 12 1.1 4 1.9 0 0.0 75 0.7
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 1 8.3 313 26.9 911 30.4 910 29.3 637 27.0 311 29.0 69 33.3 0 0.0 3,154 28.9
Adequate 4 33.3 461 39.6 1,333 44.5 1,467 47.2 1,128 47.8 500 46.7 87 42.0 1 25.0 4,984 45.6
Intermediate 2 16.7 168 14.4 401 13.4 433 13.9 392 16.6 162 15.1 22 10.6 2 50.0 1,582 14.5
Inadequate 5 41.7 221 19.0 351 11.7 300 9.6 203 8.6 98 9.2 29 14.0 1 25.0 1,210 11.1
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 2 16.7 141 12.1 266 8.7 264 8.4 205 8.6 121 11.2 30 14.4 0 0.0 1,029 9.3
Low Birthweight Birth 2 16.7 67 5.7 158 5.2 132 4.2 120 5.0 54 5.0 13 6.2 0 0.0 546 4.9
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1992
  1992
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 21 100.0 1,255 100.0 3,244 100.0 3,330 100.0 2,542 100.0 1,133 100.0 189 100.0 8 100.0 11,727 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 8 38.1 720 57.4 2,113 65.1 2,232 67.0 1,832 72.1 869 76.7 137 72.5 7 87.5 7,920 67.5
Alaska Native 12 57.1 422 33.6 828 25.5 758 22.8 455 17.9 178 15.7 41 21.7 1 12.5 2,697 23.0
Black 1 4.8 76 6.1 187 5.8 167 5.0 82 3.2 19 1.7 5 2.6 0 0.0 538 4.6
Asian/PI 0 0.0 37 2.9 110 3.4 169 5.1 164 6.5 67 5.9 6 3.2 0 0.0 553 4.7
Other/Unk 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 0.2 4 0.1 9 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 19 0.2
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 3 14.3 97 7.8 264 8.2 266 8.0 245 9.7 108 9.7 19 10.1 1 12.5 1,004 8.6
Reported Smoking 6 28.6 411 32.9 835 25.8 747 22.5 493 19.5 188 16.7 35 18.5 1 12.5 2,719 23.3
Unwed 21 100.0 870 69.4 1,078 33.4 658 19.8 396 15.6 154 13.7 28 14.8 0 0.0 3,208 27.4
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 20 95.2 661 53.2 539 16.8 292 8.9 156 6.2 70 6.3 20 10.7 0 0.0 1,758 15.2
12 Years 1 4.8 510 41.0 1,702 53.0 1,366 41.5 856 34.1 301 26.9 43 23.0 3 37.5 4,784 41.3
12+ Years 0 0.0 72 5.8 970 30.2 1,636 49.7 1,496 59.6 746 66.8 124 66.3 5 62.5 5,050 43.6
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 20 95.2 1,215 96.8 3,120 96.2 3,160 94.9 2,360 92.8 1,053 92.9 173 91.5 8 100.0 11,114 94.8
Birthing Center 0 0.0 16 1.3 24 0.7 35 1.1 28 1.1 10 0.9 1 0.5 0 0.0 114 1.0
Home Birth 1 4.8 9 0.7 42 1.3 79 2.4 89 3.5 45 4.0 13 6.9 0 0.0 278 2.4
Other Facility 0 0.0 13 1.0 21 0.6 22 0.7 24 0.9 3 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 83 0.7
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 2 0.2 37 1.1 34 1.0 41 1.6 22 1.9 2 1.1 0 0.0 138 1.2
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 19 95.0 1,113 89.6 2,694 84.1 2,608 79.1 1,898 75.6 826 73.4 128 68.4 4 50.0 9,295 80.1
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 8 0.6 79 2.5 127 3.9 131 5.2 50 4.4 10 5.3 0 0.0 405 3.5
Primary C-Section 1 5.0 109 8.8 286 8.9 344 10.4 295 11.8 142 12.6 30 16.0 3 37.5 1,210 10.4
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 12 1.0 144 4.5 219 6.6 186 7.4 108 9.6 19 10.2 1 12.5 689 5.9
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 12 57.1 905 72.6 2,613 81.1 2,843 85.6 2,181 86.3 988 87.6 147 79.9 6 75.0 9,696 83.1
3rd Trimester 4 19.0 57 4.6 83 2.6 62 1.9 40 1.6 19 1.7 4 2.2 0 0.0 269 2.3
No Prenatal Care 1 4.8 9 0.7 18 0.6 16 0.5 14 0.6 4 0.4 4 2.2 1 12.5 69 0.6
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 4 19.0 329 26.7 859 26.8 891 27.0 642 25.6 328 29.2 54 29.3 4 50.0 3,113 26.9
Adequate 4 19.0 473 38.4 1,390 43.3 1,561 47.3 1,210 48.2 515 45.8 81 44.0 3 37.5 5,237 45.2
Intermediate 5 23.8 199 16.2 539 16.8 526 16.0 414 16.5 175 15.6 21 11.4 0 0.0 1,879 16.2
Inadequate 8 38.1 231 18.8 419 13.1 319 9.7 243 9.7 106 9.4 28 15.2 0 0.0 1,358 11.7
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 4 19.0 143 11.4 298 9.2 281 8.5 240 9.5 113 10.0 20 10.6 0 0.0 1,103 9.4
Low Birthweight Birth 2 9.5 63 5.0 138 4.3 148 4.5 147 5.8 64 5.6 12 6.3 0 0.0 574 4.9
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1991
  1991
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 19 100.0 1,247 100.0 3,149 100.0 3,470 100.0 2,476 100.0 1,132 100.0 186 100.0 6 100.0 11,688 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 15 78.9 722 57.9 2,077 66.0 2,340 67.4 1,752 70.8 836 73.9 135 72.6 2 33.3 7,881 67.4
Alaska Native 2 10.5 427 34.2 801 25.4 827 23.8 496 20.0 193 17.0 37 19.9 4 66.7 2,788 23.9
Black 2 10.5 69 5.5 165 5.2 153 4.4 93 3.8 34 3.0 2 1.1 0 0.0 518 4.4
Asian/PI 0 0.0 29 2.3 101 3.2 148 4.3 131 5.3 69 6.1 11 5.9 0 0.0 489 4.2
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
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 1 5.3 100 8.1 254 8.1 348 10.1 226 9.2 107 9.5 17 9.2 0 0.0 1,053 9.0
Reported Smoking 3 15.8 393 31.7 801 25.5 784 22.6 496 20.1 192 17.0 29 15.7 1 16.7 2,701 23.2
Unwed 18 94.7 836 67.2 995 31.6 700 20.2 383 15.5 180 15.9 32 17.3 0 0.0 3,146 26.9
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 19 100.0 640 51.9 487 15.6 320 9.3 162 6.6 59 5.3 11 6.1 3 50.0 1,701 14.7
12 Years 0 0.0 519 42.1 1,706 54.8 1,529 44.6 907 37.1 325 29.1 46 25.7 1 16.7 5,036 43.6
12+ Years 0 0.0 75 6.1 920 29.6 1,578 46.0 1,376 56.3 734 65.7 122 68.2 2 33.3 4,807 41.6
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 19 100.0 1,204 96.6 3,030 96.2 3,288 94.8 2,318 93.6 1,051 92.8 170 91.4 6 100.0 11,089 94.9
Birthing Center 0 0.0 6 0.5 17 0.5 22 0.6 22 0.9 13 1.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 80 0.7
Home Birth 0 0.0 17 1.4 46 1.5 98 2.8 81 3.3 48 4.2 10 5.4 0 0.0 300 2.6
Other Facility 0 0.0 9 0.7 16 0.5 18 0.5 23 0.9 4 0.4 1 0.5 0 0.0 71 0.6
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 11 0.9 40 1.3 44 1.3 32 1.3 16 1.4 5 2.7 0 0.0 148 1.3
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 17 89.5 1,058 86.7 2,641 84.6 2,721 79.4 1,878 76.7 801 71.4 131 72.4 5 83.3 9,255 80.1
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 11 0.9 72 2.3 146 4.3 99 4.0 46 4.1 4 2.2 0 0.0 378 3.3
Primary C-Section 2 10.5 138 11.3 307 9.8 347 10.1 285 11.6 156 13.9 32 17.7 1 16.7 1,268 11.0
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 14 1.1 101 3.2 212 6.2 188 7.7 119 10.6 14 7.7 0 0.0 648 5.6
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 13 72.2 869 71.2 2,514 80.6 2,912 84.6 2,108 85.9 987 87.6 148 80.0 4 66.7 9,558 82.6
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 59 4.8 93 3.0 70 2.0 48 2.0 23 2.0 8 4.3 0 0.0 301 2.6
No Prenatal Care 1 5.9 20 1.6 28 0.9 28 0.8 18 0.7 6 0.5 2 1.1 0 0.0 103 0.9
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 7 41.2 309 25.5 807 26.0 871 25.4 621 25.4 317 28.3 44 24.0 3 50.0 2,980 25.9
Adequate 5 29.4 455 37.5 1,385 44.7 1,601 46.8 1,126 46.1 525 46.8 83 45.4 1 16.7 5,182 45.0
Intermediate 1 5.9 213 17.6 490 15.8 567 16.6 446 18.3 174 15.5 26 14.2 0 0.0 1,917 16.7
Inadequate 4 23.5 236 19.5 419 13.5 384 11.2 249 10.2 105 9.4 30 16.4 2 33.3 1,430 12.4
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 2 10.5 150 12.0 257 8.2 273 7.9 220 8.9 98 8.7 17 9.2 0 0.0 1,018 8.7
Low Birthweight Birth 3 15.8 67 5.4 122 3.9 162 4.7 117 4.7 55 4.9 15 8.1 0 0.0 542 4.6
1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile by Age for Alaska

1990
  1990
<15 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45+ ALL AGES
Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1 Births Percent1
Total Births 18 100.0 1,155 100.0 3,316 100.0 3,601 100.0 2,535 100.0 1,115 100.0 148 100.0 5 100.0 11,901 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                                    
Race                                    
White 4 22.2 689 59.7 2,154 65.0 2,449 68.0 1,841 72.6 838 75.2 102 68.9 4 80.0 8,084 67.9
Alaska Native 9 50.0 372 32.2 872 26.3 852 23.7 485 19.1 195 17.5 34 23.0 0 0.0 2,822 23.7
Black 3 16.7 71 6.1 182 5.5 155 4.3 87 3.4 31 2.8 2 1.4 0 0.0 532 4.5
Asian/PI 2 11.1 23 2.0 104 3.1 144 4.0 119 4.7 51 4.6 9 6.1 1 20.0 453 3.8
Other/Unk 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.1 1 0.0 3 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0 10 0.1
Risk Factors                                    
Reported Drinking 4 22.2 71 6.2 255 7.7 323 9.0 255 10.1 107 9.7 12 8.2 1 20.0 1,029 8.7
Reported Smoking 5 27.8 374 32.7 873 26.5 802 22.4 491 19.5 177 16.0 21 14.4 1 20.0 2,747 23.2
Unwed 16 88.9 752 65.2 1,043 31.5 734 20.4 389 15.4 149 13.4 26 17.6 2 40.0 3,115 26.2
Educational Attainment                                    
<12 Years 15 88.2 618 54.0 515 15.7 327 9.2 195 7.8 44 4.0 14 9.7 3 60.0 1,731 14.7
12 Years 2 11.8 468 40.9 1,891 57.6 1,586 44.7 855 34.3 295 26.8 33 22.9 2 40.0 5,139 43.7
12+ Years 0 0.0 58 5.1 878 26.7 1,639 46.1 1,442 57.9 763 69.2 97 67.4 0 0.0 4,877 41.5
Medical Services                                    
Place of Delivery                                    
Hospital 17 94.4 1,118 96.8 3,212 96.9 3,435 95.4 2,383 94.0 1,032 92.6 137 92.6 5 100.0 11,345 95.3
Birthing Center 0 0.0 5 0.4 4 0.1 9 0.2 17 0.7 13 1.2 2 1.4 0 0.0 50 0.4
Home Birth 1 5.6 16 1.4 55 1.7 78 2.2 73 2.9 45 4.0 6 4.1 0 0.0 274 2.3
Other Facility 0 0.0 2 0.2 11 0.3 28 0.8 18 0.7 6 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 66 0.6
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 14 1.2 34 1.0 51 1.4 44 1.7 19 1.7 3 2.0 0 0.0 166 1.4
Method of Delivery                                    
Vaginal 16 94.1 987 87.0 2,766 84.7 2,917 82.2 1,967 78.4 846 77.0 110 76.9 2 40.0 9,616 82.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 12 1.1 70 2.1 98 2.8 96 3.8 25 2.3 3 2.1 0 0.0 305 2.6
Primary C-Section 1 5.9 128 11.3 302 9.2 342 9.6 271 10.8 140 12.7 18 12.6 2 40.0 1,206 10.3
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 8 0.7 127 3.9 193 5.4 175 7.0 88 8.0 12 8.4 1 20.0 604 5.1
Prenatal Care                                    
Trimester Care Began                                    
1st Trimester 8 44.4 751 66.1 2,511 77.1 2,941 83.0 2,118 84.7 939 84.8 118 81.4 2 40.0 9,390 80.1
3rd Trimester 2 11.1 73 6.4 98 3.0 89 2.5 54 2.2 26 2.3 2 1.4 0 0.0 345 2.9
No Prenatal Care 1 5.6 14 1.2 28 0.9 30 0.9 16 0.6 10 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 100 0.9
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                                    
Adequate+ 3 16.7 309 27.5 956 29.6 994 28.3 656 26.4 336 30.6 41 28.7 2 40.0 3,297 28.4
Adequate 2 11.1 388 34.5 1,286 39.8 1,533 43.7 1,139 45.9 490 44.6 61 42.7 0 0.0 4,900 42.2
Intermediate 4 22.2 144 12.8 490 15.2 571 16.3 436 17.6 164 14.9 24 16.8 2 40.0 1,836 15.8
Inadequate 9 50.0 284 25.2 502 15.5 410 11.7 251 10.1 108 9.8 17 11.9 1 20.0 1,587 13.7
Infant Health                                    
Pre-Term Birth 3 16.7 137 11.9 283 8.5 328 9.1 197 7.8 106 9.5 14 9.5 2 40.0 1,070 9.0
Low Birthweight Birth 1 5.6 75 6.5 135 4.1 175 4.9 119 4.7 57 5.1 10 6.8 1 20.0 573 4.8

1 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11