Birth Profile for Juneau1

2012
  2012 2010-2012
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 365 100.0 213 100.0 99 100.0 1,172 100.0 734 100.0 309 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.3
15-19 24 6.6 9 4.2 13 13.1 77 6.6 31 4.2 39 12.6
20-24 87 23.8 39 18.3 36 36.4 269 23.0 132 18.0 109 35.3
25-29 104 28.5 68 31.9 24 24.2 361 30.8 241 32.8 84 27.2
30-34 93 25.5 59 27.7 18 18.2 292 24.9 206 28.1 56 18.1
35-39 50 13.7 32 15.0 7 7.1 147 12.5 106 14.4 18 5.8
40-44 7 1.9 6 2.8 1 1.0 24 2.0 18 2.5 2 0.6
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 5 1.4 2 1.0 1 1.0 74 6.5 53 7.5 14 4.6
Reported Smoking 31 8.5 13 6.1 17 17.2 177 15.1 83 11.3 83 26.9
Unwed 141 38.7 56 26.3 78 78.8 451 38.6 207 28.2 215 69.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 25 9.5 8 4.9 14 20.0 94 9.0 30 4.4 55 20.8
12 Years 80 30.5 40 24.7 36 51.4 354 33.9 187 27.5 137 51.9
12+ Years 157 59.9 114 70.4 20 28.6 595 57.0 463 68.1 72 27.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 303 83.0 161 75.6 97 98.0 968 82.6 565 77.0 294 95.1
Birthing Center 37 10.1 30 14.1 2 2.0 123 10.5 101 13.8 12 3.9
Home Birth 11 3.0 10 4.7 0 0.0 39 3.3 34 4.6 1 0.3
Other Facility 4 1.1 4 1.9 0 0.0 9 0.8 8 1.1 1 0.3
Outside Alaska 10 2.7 8 3.8 0 0.0 33 2.8 26 3.5 1 0.3
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 260 71.8 148 70.5 75 75.8 855 73.5 522 71.8 238 77.0
Vaginal after C-Section 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 1.0 6 0.5 4 0.6 1 0.3
Primary C-Section 47 13.0 33 15.7 7 7.1 157 13.5 119 16.4 24 7.8
Repeat C-Section 54 14.9 29 13.8 16 16.2 146 12.5 82 11.3 46 14.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 295 81.9 179 85.6 75 75.8 956 83.3 630 87.5 235 76.8
3rd Trimester 11 3.1 4 1.9 5 5.1 25 2.2 9 1.3 10 3.3
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.3 1 0.1 1 0.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 96 27.2 69 33.7 14 14.3 339 29.9 258 36.4 52 17.0
Adequate 127 36.0 78 38.0 33 33.7 409 36.0 248 35.0 118 38.7
Intermediate 80 22.7 38 18.5 27 27.6 236 20.8 138 19.5 73 23.9
Inadequate 50 14.2 20 9.8 24 24.5 151 13.3 65 9.2 62 20.3
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 20 5.5 7 3.3 9 9.1 99 8.5 55 7.5 33 10.7
Low Birthweight Birth 13 3.6 8 3.8 2 2.0 58 5.0 38 5.2 11 3.6
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

2011
  2011 2009-2011
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 418 100.0 274 100.0 105 100.0 1,216 100.0 772 100.0 316 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.3
15-19 27 6.5 13 4.7 11 10.5 87 7.2 33 4.3 49 15.5
20-24 97 23.2 48 17.5 39 37.1 275 22.6 136 17.6 109 34.5
25-29 127 30.4 87 31.8 29 27.6 389 32.0 262 33.9 91 28.8
30-34 104 24.9 81 29.6 19 18.1 281 23.1 210 27.2 48 15.2
35-39 54 12.9 41 15.0 6 5.7 157 12.9 114 14.8 17 5.4
40-44 9 2.2 4 1.5 1 1.0 24 2.0 17 2.2 1 0.3
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 58 14.3 43 16.2 11 10.7 78 6.6 57 7.6 15 4.8
Reported Smoking 89 21.3 44 16.1 38 36.2 180 14.9 88 11.4 81 25.6
Unwed 157 37.6 80 29.2 64 61.0 463 38.2 217 28.2 208 65.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 28 6.9 11 4.0 13 13.3 115 9.9 36 4.7 71 24.1
12 Years 163 40.0 83 30.5 62 63.3 381 32.6 195 25.7 150 50.8
12+ Years 216 53.1 178 65.4 23 23.5 671 57.5 528 69.6 74 25.1
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 343 82.1 213 77.7 96 91.4 1,014 83.4 606 78.5 296 93.7
Birthing Center 49 11.7 40 14.6 7 6.7 126 10.4 103 13.3 16 5.1
Home Birth 15 3.6 13 4.7 1 1.0 42 3.5 37 4.8 1 0.3
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 0.4 4 0.5 1 0.3
Outside Alaska 11 2.6 8 2.9 1 1.0 29 2.4 22 2.8 2 0.6
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 318 76.3 203 74.4 85 81.0 861 71.5 536 70.2 233 73.7
Vaginal after C-Section 4 1.0 3 1.1 0 0.0 5 0.4 4 0.5 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 52 12.5 40 14.7 7 6.7 180 15.0 132 17.3 36 11.4
Repeat C-Section 43 10.3 27 9.9 13 12.4 158 13.1 91 11.9 47 14.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 345 83.5 240 88.9 81 77.1 1,021 85.7 670 88.4 255 81.7
3rd Trimester 8 1.9 2 0.7 3 2.9 21 1.8 10 1.3 6 1.9
No Prenatal Care 1 0.2 1 0.4 0 0.0 4 0.3 1 0.1 2 0.6
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 128 30.9 99 36.5 23 21.9 368 31.2 277 37.1 61 19.6
Adequate 148 35.7 95 35.1 39 37.1 408 34.6 239 32.0 126 40.5
Intermediate 86 20.8 54 19.9 26 24.8 261 22.2 165 22.1 73 23.5
Inadequate 52 12.6 23 8.5 17 16.2 141 12.0 65 8.7 51 16.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 38 9.1 23 8.4 12 11.4 114 9.4 63 8.2 37 11.7
Low Birthweight Birth 22 5.3 14 5.1 5 4.8 58 4.8 36 4.7 14 4.4
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

2010
  2010 2008-2010
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 389 100.0 247 100.0 105 100.0 1,187 100.0 755 100.0 301 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 1.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.3
15-19 26 6.7 9 3.6 15 14.3 84 7.1 29 3.8 50 16.6
20-24 85 21.9 45 18.2 34 32.4 270 22.7 138 18.3 101 33.6
25-29 130 33.4 86 34.8 31 29.5 387 32.6 263 34.8 86 28.6
30-34 95 24.4 66 26.7 19 18.1 267 22.5 198 26.2 42 14.0
35-39 43 11.1 33 13.4 5 4.8 149 12.6 104 13.8 20 6.6
40-44 8 2.1 8 3.2 0 0.0 26 2.2 22 2.9 1 0.3
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 11 2.9 8 3.4 2 1.9 32 2.8 24 3.3 6 2.0
Reported Smoking 57 14.8 26 10.6 28 26.7 142 12.0 73 9.7 62 20.6
Unwed 153 39.5 71 28.9 73 69.5 460 39.0 211 28.1 202 67.1
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 41 11.0 11 4.5 28 29.2 132 11.5 45 6.1 78 27.2
12 Years 111 29.7 64 26.0 39 40.6 402 35.0 230 31.0 136 47.4
12+ Years 222 59.4 171 69.5 29 30.2 613 53.4 468 63.0 73 25.4
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 322 82.8 191 77.3 101 96.2 1,007 84.8 604 80.0 283 94.0
Birthing Center 37 9.5 31 12.6 3 2.9 109 9.2 91 12.1 13 4.3
Home Birth 13 3.3 11 4.5 0 0.0 41 3.5 36 4.8 2 0.7
Other Facility 5 1.3 4 1.6 1 1.0 5 0.4 4 0.5 1 0.3
Outside Alaska 12 3.1 10 4.0 0 0.0 25 2.1 20 2.6 2 0.7
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 277 71.9 171 70.1 78 74.3 794 67.6 501 67.2 205 68.1
Vaginal after C-Section 1 0.3 1 0.4 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 58 15.1 46 18.9 10 9.5 204 17.4 143 19.2 44 14.6
Repeat C-Section 49 12.7 26 10.7 17 16.2 175 14.9 100 13.4 52 17.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 316 84.3 211 87.6 79 77.5 1,021 88.0 665 90.1 246 82.8
3rd Trimester 6 1.6 3 1.2 2 2.0 18 1.6 9 1.2 6 2.0
No Prenatal Care 2 0.5 0 0.0 1 1.0 5 0.4 2 0.3 2 0.7
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 115 31.3 90 38.6 15 14.7 391 34.2 290 40.1 64 21.6
Adequate 134 36.4 75 32.2 46 45.1 391 34.2 228 31.5 120 40.5
Intermediate 70 19.0 46 19.7 20 19.6 235 20.6 146 20.2 64 21.6
Inadequate 49 13.3 22 9.4 21 20.6 125 10.9 59 8.2 48 16.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 41 10.6 25 10.1 12 11.4 115 9.7 60 7.9 36 12.0
Low Birthweight Birth 23 5.9 16 6.5 4 3.8 53 4.5 29 3.8 13 4.3
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

2009
  2009 2007-2009
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 409 100.0 251 100.0 106 100.0 1,183 100.0 764 100.0 281 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 34 8.3 11 4.4 23 21.7 88 7.4 34 4.5 50 17.8
20-24 93 22.7 43 17.1 36 34.0 284 24.0 154 20.2 94 33.5
25-29 132 32.3 89 35.5 31 29.2 369 31.2 250 32.7 83 29.5
30-34 82 20.0 63 25.1 10 9.4 258 21.8 196 25.7 32 11.4
35-39 60 14.7 40 15.9 6 5.7 153 12.9 108 14.1 19 6.8
40-44 7 1.7 5 2.0 0 0.0 26 2.2 19 2.5 3 1.1
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.3 3 0.4 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 9 2.2 6 2.4 2 1.9 34 2.9 26 3.5 7 2.5
Reported Smoking 34 8.4 18 7.2 15 14.2 133 11.3 79 10.4 48 17.1
Unwed 153 37.7 66 26.5 71 67.0 449 38.1 209 27.5 188 66.9
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 46 11.9 14 5.8 30 29.7 138 11.9 51 6.8 74 26.8
12 Years 107 27.7 48 19.9 49 48.5 476 41.2 288 38.3 137 49.6
12+ Years 233 60.4 179 74.3 22 21.8 542 46.9 412 54.9 65 23.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 349 85.3 202 80.5 99 93.4 1,012 85.5 624 81.7 259 92.2
Birthing Center 40 9.8 32 12.7 6 5.7 107 9.0 86 11.3 18 6.4
Home Birth 14 3.4 13 5.2 0 0.0 44 3.7 39 5.1 2 0.7
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 6 1.5 4 1.6 1 0.9 20 1.7 15 2.0 2 0.7
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 266 66.2 162 65.9 70 66.0 780 66.7 506 67.2 188 66.9
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.3 2 0.3 1 0.4
Primary C-Section 70 17.4 46 18.7 19 17.9 220 18.8 147 19.5 50 17.8
Repeat C-Section 66 16.4 38 15.4 17 16.0 166 14.2 98 13.0 42 14.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 360 89.3 219 88.7 95 90.5 1,050 90.0 688 91.6 241 86.1
3rd Trimester 7 1.7 5 2.0 1 1.0 18 1.5 7 0.9 7 2.5
No Prenatal Care 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 1.0 3 0.3 2 0.3 1 0.4
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 125 31.6 88 36.4 23 22.1 410 35.6 303 40.9 65 23.3
Adequate 126 31.8 69 28.5 41 39.4 410 35.6 257 34.7 111 39.8
Intermediate 105 26.5 65 26.9 27 26.0 219 19.0 127 17.1 65 23.3
Inadequate 40 10.1 20 8.3 13 12.5 113 9.8 54 7.3 38 13.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 35 8.6 15 6.0 13 12.3 107 9.1 58 7.6 32 11.4
Low Birthweight Birth 13 3.2 6 2.4 5 4.7 47 4.0 25 3.3 12 4.3
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

2008
  2008 2006-2008
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 389 100.0 257 100.0 90 100.0 1,193 100.0 791 100.0 266 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 24 6.2 9 3.5 12 13.3 85 7.1 32 4.0 46 17.3
20-24 92 23.7 50 19.5 31 34.4 306 25.6 177 22.4 96 36.1
25-29 125 32.1 88 34.2 24 26.7 336 28.2 229 29.0 66 24.8
30-34 90 23.1 69 26.8 13 14.4 275 23.1 207 26.2 36 13.5
35-39 46 11.8 31 12.1 9 10.0 149 12.5 113 14.3 17 6.4
40-44 11 2.8 9 3.5 1 1.1 38 3.2 30 3.8 5 1.9
45+ 1 0.3 1 0.4 0 0.0 4 0.3 3 0.4 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 12 3.1 10 4.0 2 2.2 34 2.9 25 3.2 8 3.0
Reported Smoking 51 13.1 29 11.3 19 21.1 152 12.8 93 11.8 53 19.9
Unwed 154 39.7 74 28.9 58 64.4 452 38.0 223 28.2 181 68.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 45 11.6 20 7.8 20 22.2 140 11.8 55 7.0 68 25.6
12 Years 184 47.5 118 46.1 48 53.3 561 47.2 358 45.5 138 51.9
12+ Years 158 40.8 118 46.1 22 24.4 487 41.0 374 47.5 60 22.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 336 86.4 211 82.1 83 92.2 1,026 86.0 656 82.9 247 92.9
Birthing Center 32 8.2 28 10.9 4 4.4 98 8.2 78 9.9 13 4.9
Home Birth 14 3.6 12 4.7 2 2.2 47 3.9 39 4.9 5 1.9
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 7 1.8 6 2.3 1 1.1 22 1.8 18 2.3 1 0.4
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 251 64.9 168 65.9 57 63.3 773 65.5 511 65.4 175 66.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 0.5 5 0.6 1 0.4
Primary C-Section 76 19.6 51 20.0 15 16.7 238 20.2 159 20.4 53 20.0
Repeat C-Section 60 15.5 36 14.1 18 20.0 163 13.8 106 13.6 36 13.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 345 90.3 235 94.0 72 80.0 1,065 90.6 722 92.9 226 85.6
3rd Trimester 5 1.3 1 0.4 3 3.3 13 1.1 3 0.4 6 2.3
No Prenatal Care 2 0.5 2 0.8 0 0.0 5 0.4 3 0.4 2 0.8
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 151 39.9 112 45.2 26 28.9 422 36.2 308 39.9 71 26.8
Adequate 131 34.7 84 33.9 33 36.7 462 39.6 306 39.7 110 41.5
Intermediate 60 15.9 35 14.1 17 18.9 178 15.3 106 13.7 49 18.5
Inadequate 36 9.5 17 6.9 14 15.6 105 9.0 51 6.6 35 13.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 39 10.0 20 7.8 11 12.2 125 10.5 69 8.7 40 15.0
Low Birthweight Birth 17 4.4 7 2.7 4 4.4 61 5.1 36 4.6 13 4.9
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

2007
  2007 2005-2007
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 385 100.0 256 100.0 85 100.0 1,174 100.0 778 100.0 263 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 30 7.8 14 5.5 15 17.6 100 8.5 38 4.9 55 20.9
20-24 99 25.7 61 23.8 27 31.8 295 25.1 179 23.0 90 34.2
25-29 112 29.1 73 28.5 28 32.9 315 26.8 209 26.9 66 25.1
30-34 86 22.3 64 25.0 9 10.6 269 22.9 200 25.7 36 13.7
35-39 47 12.2 37 14.5 4 4.7 154 13.1 121 15.6 11 4.2
40-44 8 2.1 5 2.0 2 2.4 36 3.1 28 3.6 4 1.5
45+ 3 0.8 2 0.8 0 0.0 5 0.4 3 0.4 1 0.4
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 13 3.4 10 4.0 3 3.5 30 2.6 22 2.9 7 2.7
Reported Smoking 48 12.5 32 12.5 14 16.5 155 13.3 92 11.9 56 21.4
Unwed 142 37.0 69 27.0 59 69.4 443 37.8 218 28.0 188 71.5
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 47 12.3 17 6.7 24 28.2 142 12.2 54 7.0 74 28.4
12 Years 185 48.3 122 48.0 40 47.1 534 45.9 336 43.6 134 51.3
12+ Years 151 39.4 115 45.3 21 24.7 488 41.9 380 49.4 53 20.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 327 84.9 211 82.4 77 90.6 1,017 86.6 650 83.5 249 94.7
Birthing Center 35 9.1 26 10.2 8 9.4 94 8.0 76 9.8 10 3.8
Home Birth 16 4.2 14 5.5 0 0.0 45 3.8 37 4.8 4 1.5
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 7 1.8 5 2.0 0 0.0 18 1.5 15 1.9 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 263 69.2 176 69.8 61 71.8 775 66.9 506 66.1 186 71.3
Vaginal after C-Section 3 0.8 2 0.8 1 1.2 7 0.6 5 0.7 2 0.8
Primary C-Section 74 19.5 50 19.8 16 18.8 221 19.1 151 19.7 48 18.4
Repeat C-Section 40 10.5 24 9.5 7 8.2 155 13.4 104 13.6 25 9.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 345 90.3 234 92.1 74 87.1 1,056 91.0 718 93.4 228 87.7
3rd Trimester 6 1.6 1 0.4 3 3.5 11 0.9 4 0.5 4 1.5
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.3 1 0.1 3 1.2
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 134 35.4 103 41.0 16 18.8 426 37.0 304 39.9 79 30.5
Adequate 153 40.5 104 41.4 37 43.5 482 41.9 322 42.3 110 42.5
Intermediate 54 14.3 27 10.8 21 24.7 153 13.3 94 12.3 41 15.8
Inadequate 37 9.8 17 6.8 11 12.9 90 7.8 42 5.5 29 11.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 33 8.6 23 9.0 8 9.4 121 10.3 69 8.9 41 15.6
Low Birthweight Birth 17 4.4 12 4.7 3 3.5 64 5.5 41 5.3 14 5.3
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

2006
  2006 2004-2006
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 419 100.0 278 100.0 91 100.0 1,167 100.0 786 100.0 262 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 31 7.4 9 3.2 19 20.9 99 8.5 40 5.1 52 19.8
20-24 115 27.4 66 23.7 38 41.8 300 25.7 178 22.6 99 37.8
25-29 99 23.6 68 24.5 14 15.4 315 27.0 215 27.4 59 22.5
30-34 99 23.6 74 26.6 14 15.4 257 22.0 198 25.2 34 13.0
35-39 56 13.4 45 16.2 4 4.4 159 13.6 125 15.9 14 5.3
40-44 19 4.5 16 5.8 2 2.2 33 2.8 27 3.4 3 1.1
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.3 3 0.4 1 0.4
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 9 2.2 5 1.9 3 3.3 27 2.4 16 2.1 9 3.5
Reported Smoking 53 12.7 32 11.6 20 22.0 164 14.2 97 12.4 60 23.0
Unwed 156 37.2 80 28.8 64 70.3 434 37.2 211 26.8 192 73.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 48 11.5 18 6.5 24 26.4 129 11.2 50 6.4 69 26.6
12 Years 192 45.9 118 42.6 50 54.9 484 42.1 300 38.6 136 52.5
12+ Years 178 42.6 141 50.9 17 18.7 537 46.7 427 55.0 54 20.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 363 86.6 234 84.2 87 95.6 1,019 87.3 661 84.1 254 96.9
Birthing Center 31 7.4 24 8.6 1 1.1 87 7.5 74 9.4 4 1.5
Home Birth 17 4.1 13 4.7 3 3.3 45 3.9 36 4.6 4 1.5
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 8 1.9 7 2.5 0 0.0 16 1.4 15 1.9 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 259 62.7 167 60.9 57 63.3 751 65.4 491 63.5 181 69.9
Vaginal after C-Section 3 0.7 3 1.1 0 0.0 9 0.8 8 1.0 1 0.4
Primary C-Section 88 21.3 58 21.2 22 24.4 223 19.4 161 20.8 44 17.0
Repeat C-Section 63 15.3 46 16.8 11 12.2 166 14.4 113 14.6 33 12.7
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 375 91.0 253 92.7 80 89.9 1,045 91.7 724 94.5 221 86.7
3rd Trimester 2 0.5 1 0.4 0 0.0 9 0.8 4 0.5 3 1.2
No Prenatal Care 3 0.7 1 0.4 2 2.2 7 0.6 3 0.4 4 1.6
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 137 33.3 93 34.2 29 32.2 425 38.7 298 40.1 92 37.9
Adequate 178 43.3 118 43.4 40 44.4 469 42.7 320 43.0 99 40.7
Intermediate 64 15.6 44 16.2 11 12.2 130 11.8 91 12.2 26 10.7
Inadequate 32 7.8 17 6.3 10 11.1 75 6.8 35 4.7 26 10.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 53 12.6 26 9.4 21 23.1 139 11.9 79 10.1 48 18.3
Low Birthweight Birth 27 6.5 17 6.1 6 6.7 63 5.4 40 5.1 15 5.7
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

2005
  2005 2003-2005
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 370 100.0 244 100.0 87 100.0 1,148 100.0 789 100.0 251 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 39 10.5 15 6.1 21 24.1 102 8.9 49 6.2 43 17.1
20-24 81 21.9 52 21.3 25 28.7 278 24.2 168 21.3 90 35.9
25-29 104 28.1 68 27.9 24 27.6 317 27.6 219 27.8 66 26.3
30-34 84 22.7 62 25.4 13 14.9 255 22.2 200 25.3 31 12.4
35-39 51 13.8 39 16.0 3 3.4 161 14.0 124 15.7 17 6.8
40-44 9 2.4 7 2.9 0 0.0 31 2.7 26 3.3 3 1.2
45+ 2 0.5 1 0.4 1 1.1 4 0.3 3 0.4 1 0.4
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 8 2.2 7 2.9 1 1.2 26 2.3 17 2.2 8 3.2
Reported Smoking 54 14.7 28 11.6 22 25.6 178 15.6 107 13.6 62 24.9
Unwed 145 39.2 69 28.3 65 74.7 413 36.0 200 25.4 181 72.1
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 47 12.9 19 7.9 26 30.6 128 11.4 53 6.8 68 27.8
12 Years 157 43.3 96 40.2 44 51.8 413 36.8 260 33.6 116 47.3
12+ Years 159 43.8 124 51.9 15 17.6 580 51.7 461 59.6 61 24.9
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 327 88.4 205 84.0 85 97.7 993 86.5 654 82.9 242 96.4
Birthing Center 28 7.6 26 10.7 1 1.1 96 8.4 83 10.5 7 2.8
Home Birth 12 3.2 10 4.1 1 1.1 42 3.7 35 4.4 2 0.8
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 3 0.8 3 1.2 0 0.0 17 1.5 17 2.2 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 253 69.3 163 67.9 68 79.1 733 64.9 485 62.7 180 72.3
Vaginal after C-Section 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 1.2 10 0.9 8 1.0 1 0.4
Primary C-Section 59 16.2 43 17.9 10 11.6 226 20.0 170 22.0 39 15.7
Repeat C-Section 52 14.2 34 14.2 7 8.1 160 14.2 110 14.2 29 11.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 336 91.6 231 95.5 74 86.0 991 91.3 705 94.0 201 85.9
3rd Trimester 3 0.8 2 0.8 1 1.2 13 1.2 6 0.8 4 1.7
No Prenatal Care 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 1.2 7 0.7 5 0.8 2 1.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 155 42.8 108 45.2 34 40.5 427 44.9 314 47.4 80 40.6
Adequate 151 41.7 100 41.8 33 39.3 381 40.1 266 40.1 76 38.6
Intermediate 35 9.7 23 9.6 9 10.7 85 8.9 58 8.7 20 10.2
Inadequate 21 5.8 8 3.3 8 9.5 57 6.0 25 3.8 21 10.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 35 9.5 20 8.2 12 13.8 125 11.1 81 10.4 32 13.1
Low Birthweight Birth 20 5.4 12 4.9 5 5.7 66 5.8 44 5.6 15 6.0
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

2004
  2004 2002-2004
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 378 100.0 264 100.0 84 100.0 1,169 100.0 821 100.0 250 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.4
15-19 29 7.7 16 6.1 12 14.3 105 9.0 60 7.3 36 14.4
20-24 104 27.5 60 22.7 36 42.9 288 24.6 172 21.0 96 38.4
25-29 112 29.6 79 29.9 21 25.0 310 26.5 224 27.3 57 22.8
30-34 74 19.6 62 23.5 7 8.3 264 22.6 210 25.6 30 12.0
35-39 52 13.8 41 15.5 7 8.3 158 13.5 123 15.0 23 9.2
40-44 5 1.3 4 1.5 1 1.2 39 3.3 29 3.5 6 2.4
45+ 2 0.5 2 0.8 0 0.0 3 0.3 2 0.2 1 0.4
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 10 2.7 4 1.6 5 6.0 24 2.1 12 1.5 10 4.1
Reported Smoking 57 15.2 37 14.1 18 21.4 172 14.9 105 12.9 60 24.4
Unwed 133 35.2 62 23.5 63 75.0 398 34.1 202 24.7 171 68.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 34 9.2 13 5.0 19 22.9 123 11.0 57 7.2 61 25.2
12 Years 135 36.6 86 33.0 42 50.6 369 32.9 227 28.7 113 46.7
12+ Years 200 54.2 162 62.1 22 26.5 631 56.2 508 64.1 68 28.1
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 329 87.0 222 84.1 82 97.6 986 84.3 665 81.0 235 94.0
Birthing Center 28 7.4 24 9.1 2 2.4 109 9.3 91 11.1 11 4.4
Home Birth 16 4.2 13 4.9 0 0.0 46 3.9 40 4.9 2 0.8
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 5 1.3 5 1.9 0 0.0 28 2.4 25 3.0 2 0.8
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 239 64.4 161 62.2 56 67.5 745 64.9 505 62.8 174 70.4
Vaginal after C-Section 5 1.3 5 1.9 0 0.0 13 1.1 10 1.2 2 0.8
Primary C-Section 76 20.5 60 23.2 12 14.5 236 20.6 178 22.1 43 17.4
Repeat C-Section 51 13.7 33 12.7 15 18.1 154 13.4 111 13.8 28 11.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 334 92.8 240 95.6 67 83.8 965 91.0 704 92.6 188 87.0
3rd Trimester 4 1.1 1 0.4 2 2.5 13 1.2 5 0.7 4 1.9
No Prenatal Care 3 0.9 2 0.9 1 1.4 6 0.7 5 0.8 1 0.6
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 133 40.8 97 41.6 29 42.0 408 47.5 311 49.8 66 40.7
Adequate 140 42.9 102 43.8 26 37.7 334 38.9 242 38.7 63 38.9
Intermediate 31 9.5 24 10.3 6 8.7 71 8.3 47 7.5 18 11.1
Inadequate 22 6.7 10 4.3 8 11.6 46 5.4 25 4.0 15 9.3
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 51 13.6 33 12.5 15 17.9 122 10.7 78 9.6 30 12.8
Low Birthweight Birth 16 4.2 11 4.2 4 4.8 63 5.4 45 5.5 14 5.6
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

2003
  2003 2001-2003
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 400 100.0 281 100.0 80 100.0 1,223 100.0 852 100.0 262 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.4
15-19 34 8.5 18 6.4 10 12.5 112 9.2 57 6.7 45 17.2
20-24 93 23.3 56 19.9 29 36.3 272 22.2 165 19.4 88 33.6
25-29 101 25.3 72 25.6 21 26.3 314 25.7 231 27.1 55 21.0
30-34 97 24.3 76 27.0 11 13.8 294 24.0 226 26.5 36 13.7
35-39 58 14.5 44 15.7 7 8.8 180 14.7 139 16.3 27 10.3
40-44 17 4.3 15 5.3 2 2.5 45 3.7 32 3.8 7 2.7
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.2 0 0.0 3 1.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 8 2.1 6 2.2 2 2.5 27 2.3 16 2.0 9 3.6
Reported Smoking 67 16.9 42 14.9 22 27.8 175 14.6 106 12.6 62 24.2
Unwed 135 33.8 69 24.6 53 66.3 398 32.6 203 23.9 168 64.1
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 47 12.1 21 7.7 23 29.9 134 12.0 57 7.4 70 28.5
12 Years 121 31.1 78 28.5 30 39.0 371 33.2 229 29.7 111 45.1
12+ Years 221 56.8 175 63.9 24 31.2 612 54.8 486 63.0 65 26.4
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 337 84.3 227 80.8 75 93.8 1,017 83.2 685 80.4 239 91.2
Birthing Center 40 10.0 33 11.7 4 5.0 133 10.9 105 12.3 17 6.5
Home Birth 14 3.5 12 4.3 1 1.3 43 3.5 39 4.6 2 0.8
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 9 2.3 9 3.2 0 0.0 30 2.5 23 2.7 4 1.5
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 241 61.3 161 58.8 56 70.0 798 66.3 540 64.7 186 71.5
Vaginal after C-Section 4 1.0 3 1.1 0 0.0 16 1.3 11 1.3 4 1.5
Primary C-Section 91 23.2 67 24.5 17 21.3 238 19.8 166 19.9 55 21.2
Repeat C-Section 57 14.5 43 15.7 7 8.8 151 12.6 118 14.1 15 5.8
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 321 89.7 234 91.1 60 88.2 968 90.7 708 92.1 186 87.7
3rd Trimester 6 1.7 3 1.2 1 1.5 12 1.1 6 0.8 3 1.4
No Prenatal Care 3 1.1 3 1.6 0 0.0 5 0.6 5 0.9 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 139 53.1 109 57.1 17 38.6 379 47.7 290 50.2 56 38.4
Adequate 90 34.4 64 33.5 17 38.6 308 38.8 224 38.8 60 41.1
Intermediate 19 7.3 11 5.8 5 11.4 71 8.9 44 7.6 17 11.6
Inadequate 14 5.3 7 3.7 5 11.4 36 4.5 20 3.5 13 8.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 39 10.2 28 10.3 5 6.8 98 8.3 55 6.6 28 11.7
Low Birthweight Birth 30 7.5 21 7.5 6 7.5 61 5.0 39 4.6 16 6.1
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

2002
  2002 2000-2002
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 391 100.0 276 100.0 86 100.0 1,232 100.0 860 100.0 258 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 1.2 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.4
15-19 42 10.7 26 9.4 14 16.3 123 10.0 68 7.9 48 18.6
20-24 91 23.3 56 20.3 31 36.0 275 22.3 176 20.5 80 31.0
25-29 97 24.8 73 26.4 15 17.4 316 25.6 225 26.2 58 22.5
30-34 93 23.8 72 26.1 12 14.0 292 23.7 223 25.9 33 12.8
35-39 48 12.3 38 13.8 9 10.5 175 14.2 138 16.0 26 10.1
40-44 17 4.3 10 3.6 3 3.5 44 3.6 27 3.1 9 3.5
45+ 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 1.2 4 0.3 1 0.1 3 1.2
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 6 1.6 2 0.8 3 3.8 29 2.5 17 2.1 9 3.6
Reported Smoking 48 12.6 26 9.6 20 24.1 177 14.8 111 13.3 58 22.9
Unwed 130 33.4 71 25.9 55 64.0 400 32.6 205 24.0 168 65.1
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 42 11.5 23 8.9 19 23.2 130 11.7 56 7.2 68 28.2
12 Years 113 31.0 63 24.5 41 50.0 421 37.8 255 32.9 123 51.0
12+ Years 210 57.5 171 66.5 22 26.8 562 50.5 464 59.9 50 20.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 320 81.8 216 78.3 78 90.7 1,034 83.9 700 81.4 235 91.1
Birthing Center 41 10.5 34 12.3 5 5.8 123 10.0 96 11.2 17 6.6
Home Birth 16 4.1 15 5.4 1 1.2 41 3.3 38 4.4 2 0.8
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 14 3.6 11 4.0 2 2.3 34 2.8 26 3.0 4 1.6
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 265 69.0 183 67.5 62 73.8 828 68.1 571 67.4 184 72.2
Vaginal after C-Section 4 1.0 2 0.7 2 2.4 32 2.6 21 2.5 7 2.7
Primary C-Section 69 18.0 51 18.8 14 16.7 223 18.4 151 17.8 50 19.6
Repeat C-Section 46 12.0 35 12.9 6 7.1 132 10.9 104 12.3 14 5.5
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 310 90.4 230 91.3 61 89.7 999 90.1 727 91.6 187 85.4
3rd Trimester 3 0.9 1 0.4 1 1.5 14 1.3 8 1.0 4 1.8
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.4 4 0.6 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 136 50.2 105 52.2 20 40.8 344 37.1 268 40.0 49 28.7
Adequate 104 38.4 76 37.8 20 40.8 357 38.6 263 39.3 63 36.8
Intermediate 21 7.7 12 6.0 7 14.3 163 17.6 100 14.9 41 24.0
Inadequate 10 3.7 8 4.0 2 4.1 62 6.7 39 5.8 18 10.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 32 8.5 17 6.2 10 13.2 92 7.6 46 5.4 32 13.2
Low Birthweight Birth 17 4.3 13 4.7 4 4.7 51 4.1 33 3.8 14 5.4
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

2001
  2001 1999-2001
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 432 100.0 295 100.0 96 100.0 1,231 100.0 866 100.0 247 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 36 8.3 13 4.4 21 21.9 119 9.7 59 6.8 50 20.2
20-24 88 20.4 53 18.0 28 29.2 265 21.5 180 20.8 66 26.7
25-29 116 26.9 86 29.2 19 19.8 331 26.9 238 27.5 63 25.5
30-34 104 24.1 78 26.4 13 13.5 287 23.3 221 25.5 31 12.6
35-39 74 17.1 57 19.3 11 11.5 190 15.4 144 16.6 26 10.5
40-44 11 2.5 7 2.4 2 2.1 34 2.8 21 2.4 9 3.6
45+ 2 0.5 0 0.0 2 2.1 4 0.3 2 0.2 2 0.8
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 13 3.1 8 2.8 4 4.3 35 3.0 23 2.8 9 3.7
Reported Smoking 60 14.3 38 13.3 20 21.3 197 16.5 125 14.9 64 26.2
Unwed 133 30.9 63 21.4 60 62.5 384 31.3 194 22.5 160 64.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 45 12.4 13 5.4 28 32.2 124 11.0 46 5.8 68 29.4
12 Years 137 37.7 88 36.5 40 46.0 467 41.5 304 38.4 118 51.1
12+ Years 181 49.9 140 58.1 19 21.8 533 47.4 441 55.8 45 19.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 360 83.3 242 82.0 86 89.6 1,048 85.1 717 82.8 228 92.3
Birthing Center 52 12.0 38 12.9 8 8.3 115 9.3 91 10.5 14 5.7
Home Birth 13 3.0 12 4.1 0 0.0 42 3.4 38 4.4 3 1.2
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 7 1.6 3 1.0 2 2.1 26 2.1 20 2.3 2 0.8
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 292 68.5 196 67.6 68 70.8 839 68.8 587 68.5 179 73.1
Vaginal after C-Section 8 1.9 6 2.1 2 2.1 40 3.3 25 2.9 8 3.3
Primary C-Section 78 18.3 48 16.6 24 25.0 222 18.2 151 17.6 46 18.8
Repeat C-Section 48 11.3 40 13.8 2 2.1 118 9.7 94 11.0 12 4.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 337 92.1 244 93.8 65 85.5 1,029 89.5 745 91.0 188 83.6
3rd Trimester 3 0.8 2 0.8 1 1.3 16 1.4 10 1.2 5 2.2
No Prenatal Care 2 0.8 2 1.1 0 0.0 4 0.4 4 0.5 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 104 39.8 76 40.9 19 35.8 298 28.8 233 31.3 40 20.5
Adequate 114 43.7 84 45.2 23 43.4 409 39.5 309 41.5 64 32.8
Intermediate 31 11.9 21 11.3 5 9.4 239 23.1 149 20.0 62 31.8
Inadequate 12 4.6 5 2.7 6 11.3 89 8.6 53 7.1 29 14.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 27 6.5 10 3.5 13 14.4 93 7.7 50 5.8 25 10.4
Low Birthweight Birth 14 3.2 5 1.7 6 6.3 46 3.7 26 3.0 13 5.3
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

2000
  2000 1998-2000
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 409 100.0 289 100.0 76 100.0 1,192 100.0 854 100.0 230 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.9
15-19 45 11.0 29 10.0 13 17.1 115 9.6 57 6.7 48 20.9
20-24 96 23.5 67 23.2 21 27.6 259 21.7 179 21.0 60 26.1
25-29 103 25.2 66 22.8 24 31.6 324 27.2 237 27.8 61 26.5
30-34 95 23.2 73 25.3 8 10.5 277 23.2 214 25.1 33 14.3
35-39 53 13.0 43 14.9 6 7.9 171 14.3 134 15.7 19 8.3
40-44 16 3.9 10 3.5 4 5.3 42 3.5 31 3.6 7 3.0
45+ 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0 2 0.2 2 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 10 2.6 7 2.6 2 2.6 35 3.1 24 2.9 9 4.1
Reported Smoking 69 17.4 47 16.9 18 23.7 181 15.7 113 13.7 61 27.2
Unwed 137 33.7 71 24.8 53 69.7 366 30.9 188 22.2 148 64.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 43 11.2 20 7.2 21 29.2 116 10.1 50 6.0 58 26.9
12 Years 171 44.4 104 37.5 42 58.3 471 41.2 305 36.7 117 54.2
12+ Years 171 44.4 153 55.2 9 12.5 556 48.6 475 57.2 41 19.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 354 86.6 242 83.7 71 93.4 1,044 87.6 725 84.9 219 95.2
Birthing Center 30 7.3 24 8.3 4 5.3 81 6.8 69 8.1 7 3.0
Home Birth 12 2.9 11 3.8 1 1.3 45 3.8 40 4.7 4 1.7
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 13 3.2 12 4.2 0 0.0 22 1.8 20 2.3 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 271 66.9 192 67.1 54 72.0 837 70.6 589 69.3 178 78.1
Vaginal after C-Section 20 4.9 13 4.5 3 4.0 44 3.7 29 3.4 8 3.5
Primary C-Section 76 18.8 52 18.2 12 16.0 196 16.5 147 17.3 28 12.3
Repeat C-Section 38 9.4 29 10.1 6 8.0 109 9.2 85 10.0 14 6.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 352 88.0 253 89.7 61 81.3 1,030 87.7 747 88.9 187 82.0
3rd Trimester 8 2.0 5 1.8 2 2.7 21 1.8 12 1.4 7 3.1
No Prenatal Care 2 0.5 2 0.7 0 0.0 2 0.2 2 0.2 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 104 26.4 87 30.7 10 14.5 282 24.3 227 27.1 34 15.5
Adequate 139 35.3 103 36.4 20 29.0 431 37.1 329 39.3 60 27.4
Intermediate 111 28.2 67 23.7 29 42.0 323 27.8 204 24.3 87 39.7
Inadequate 40 10.2 26 9.2 10 14.5 126 10.8 78 9.3 38 17.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 33 8.1 19 6.6 9 11.8 113 9.5 71 8.3 26 11.3
Low Birthweight Birth 20 4.9 15 5.2 4 5.3 50 4.2 33 3.9 12 5.2
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

1999
  1999 1997-1999
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 390 100.0 282 100.0 75 100.0 1,192 100.0 857 100.0 229 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.9
15-19 38 9.7 17 6.0 16 21.3 113 9.5 56 6.5 47 20.5
20-24 81 20.8 60 21.3 17 22.7 242 20.3 163 19.0 61 26.6
25-29 112 28.7 86 30.5 20 26.7 333 27.9 256 29.9 49 21.4
30-34 88 22.6 70 24.8 10 13.3 280 23.5 207 24.2 45 19.7
35-39 63 16.2 44 15.6 9 12.0 175 14.7 136 15.9 19 8.3
40-44 7 1.8 4 1.4 3 4.0 42 3.5 36 4.2 4 1.7
45+ 1 0.3 1 0.4 0 0.0 5 0.4 3 0.4 2 0.9
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 12 3.2 8 3.0 3 4.1 34 3.0 22 2.7 10 4.6
Reported Smoking 68 17.9 40 14.6 26 35.1 170 14.6 99 11.8 65 29.3
Unwed 114 29.3 60 21.4 47 62.7 347 29.2 193 22.6 129 56.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 36 9.6 13 4.8 19 26.4 115 10.0 50 6.0 56 25.9
12 Years 159 42.3 112 41.0 36 50.0 447 38.9 301 36.2 106 49.1
12+ Years 181 48.1 148 54.2 17 23.6 587 51.1 481 57.8 54 25.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 334 85.6 233 82.6 71 94.7 1,069 89.7 750 87.5 220 96.1
Birthing Center 33 8.5 29 10.3 2 2.7 51 4.3 45 5.3 3 1.3
Home Birth 17 4.4 15 5.3 2 2.7 48 4.0 43 5.0 4 1.7
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.2 2 0.2 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 6 1.5 5 1.8 0 0.0 22 1.8 17 2.0 2 0.9
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 276 71.1 199 70.8 57 77.0 866 72.8 604 70.6 190 83.3
Vaginal after C-Section 12 3.1 6 2.1 3 4.1 37 3.1 26 3.0 7 3.1
Primary C-Section 68 17.5 51 18.1 10 13.5 183 15.4 146 17.1 18 7.9
Repeat C-Section 32 8.2 25 8.9 4 5.4 104 8.7 80 9.3 13 5.7
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 340 88.5 248 89.5 62 83.8 1,019 86.6 746 88.3 181 79.7
3rd Trimester 5 1.3 3 1.1 2 2.7 24 2.0 14 1.7 9 4.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 90 23.7 70 25.5 11 15.1 261 22.3 199 23.7 43 19.2
Adequate 156 41.1 122 44.4 21 28.8 434 37.2 338 40.2 57 25.4
Intermediate 97 25.5 61 22.2 28 38.4 341 29.2 223 26.5 85 37.9
Inadequate 37 9.7 22 8.0 13 17.8 132 11.3 81 9.6 39 17.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 33 8.5 21 7.5 3 4.0 117 9.8 77 9.0 24 10.5
Low Birthweight Birth 12 3.1 6 2.1 3 4.1 49 4.1 32 3.7 10 4.4
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

1998
  1998 1996-1998
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 393 100.0 283 100.0 79 100.0 1,229 100.0 888 100.0 230 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 2 0.5 0 0.0 2 2.5 2 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.9
15-19 32 8.1 11 3.9 19 24.1 118 9.6 71 8.0 40 17.4
20-24 82 20.9 52 18.4 22 27.8 245 19.9 153 17.2 69 30.0
25-29 109 27.7 85 30.0 17 21.5 336 27.3 254 28.6 47 20.4
30-34 94 23.9 71 25.1 15 19.0 290 23.6 215 24.2 49 21.3
35-39 55 14.0 47 16.6 4 5.1 178 14.5 144 16.2 19 8.3
40-44 19 4.8 17 6.0 0 0.0 55 4.5 49 5.5 2 0.9
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 0.4 2 0.2 2 0.9
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 13 3.4 9 3.3 4 5.5 39 3.3 25 2.9 13 5.9
Reported Smoking 44 11.6 26 9.5 17 23.0 177 14.7 112 12.8 59 26.3
Unwed 115 29.4 57 20.3 48 60.8 364 29.7 211 23.8 125 54.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 37 9.7 17 6.1 18 25.0 130 11.1 71 8.3 50 23.0
12 Years 141 36.9 89 31.8 39 54.2 443 37.7 287 33.6 111 51.2
12+ Years 204 53.4 174 62.1 15 20.8 601 51.2 495 58.0 56 25.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 356 90.6 250 88.3 77 97.5 1,122 91.3 793 89.3 223 97.0
Birthing Center 18 4.6 16 5.7 1 1.3 18 1.5 16 1.8 1 0.4
Home Birth 16 4.1 14 4.9 1 1.3 57 4.6 52 5.9 4 1.7
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.2 3 0.3 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 3 0.8 3 1.1 0 0.0 29 2.4 24 2.7 2 0.9
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 290 73.8 198 70.0 67 84.8 895 72.8 618 69.6 197 85.7
Vaginal after C-Section 12 3.1 10 3.5 2 2.5 41 3.3 35 3.9 4 1.7
Primary C-Section 52 13.2 44 15.5 6 7.6 184 15.0 149 16.8 15 6.5
Repeat C-Section 39 9.9 31 11.0 4 5.1 109 8.9 86 9.7 14 6.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 338 86.4 246 87.5 64 81.0 1,038 85.4 766 87.1 181 79.4
3rd Trimester 8 2.0 4 1.4 3 3.8 30 2.5 16 1.8 11 4.8
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 88 22.7 70 25.0 13 16.9 262 21.7 201 23.0 43 19.0
Adequate 136 35.1 104 37.1 19 24.7 411 34.0 314 35.9 62 27.4
Intermediate 115 29.6 76 27.1 30 39.0 386 31.9 263 30.1 86 38.1
Inadequate 49 12.6 30 10.7 15 19.5 151 12.5 97 11.1 35 15.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 47 12.0 31 11.0 14 17.7 138 11.2 90 10.2 39 17.0
Low Birthweight Birth 18 4.6 12 4.2 5 6.3 63 5.1 43 4.8 13 5.7
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

1997
  1997 1995-1997
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 409 100.0 292 100.0 75 100.0 1,223 100.0 899 100.0 215 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.2 2 0.2 0 0.0
15-19 43 10.5 28 9.6 12 16.0 111 9.1 78 8.7 27 12.6
20-24 79 19.3 51 17.5 22 29.3 258 21.1 165 18.4 68 31.6
25-29 112 27.4 85 29.1 12 16.0 333 27.2 254 28.3 44 20.5
30-34 98 24.0 66 22.6 20 26.7 296 24.2 223 24.8 48 22.3
35-39 57 13.9 45 15.4 6 8.0 167 13.7 131 14.6 22 10.2
40-44 16 3.9 15 5.1 1 1.3 50 4.1 44 4.9 3 1.4
45+ 4 1.0 2 0.7 2 2.7 6 0.5 2 0.2 3 1.4
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 9 2.3 5 1.8 3 4.1 45 3.8 28 3.3 16 7.6
Reported Smoking 58 14.4 33 11.5 22 29.7 201 16.7 134 15.1 61 28.8
Unwed 118 29.0 76 26.1 34 45.3 357 29.2 217 24.2 116 54.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 42 10.7 20 7.2 19 26.4 124 10.9 73 8.7 43 21.0
12 Years 147 37.6 100 35.8 31 43.1 423 37.1 285 34.1 99 48.3
12+ Years 202 51.7 159 57.0 22 30.6 593 52.0 479 57.2 63 30.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 379 92.7 267 91.4 72 96.0 1,127 92.2 811 90.2 210 97.7
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 15 3.7 14 4.8 1 1.3 59 4.8 56 6.2 3 1.4
Other Facility 2 0.5 2 0.7 0 0.0 3 0.2 3 0.3 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 13 3.2 9 3.1 2 2.7 34 2.8 29 3.2 2 0.9
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 300 73.3 207 70.9 66 88.0 886 72.4 632 70.3 176 81.9
Vaginal after C-Section 13 3.2 10 3.4 2 2.7 35 2.9 30 3.3 3 1.4
Primary C-Section 63 15.4 51 17.5 2 2.7 195 15.9 155 17.2 20 9.3
Repeat C-Section 33 8.1 24 8.2 5 6.7 107 8.7 82 9.1 16 7.4
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 341 85.0 252 87.8 55 74.3 1,036 85.5 780 87.5 169 79.3
3rd Trimester 11 2.7 7 2.4 4 5.4 32 2.6 20 2.2 10 4.7
No Prenatal Care 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 83 20.8 59 20.6 19 25.7 262 21.8 196 22.1 44 20.8
Adequate 142 35.5 112 39.2 17 23.0 388 32.2 304 34.4 57 26.9
Intermediate 129 32.3 86 30.1 27 36.5 392 32.6 276 31.2 77 36.3
Inadequate 46 11.5 29 10.1 11 14.9 162 13.5 109 12.3 34 16.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 37 9.1 25 8.6 7 9.3 132 10.8 87 9.7 35 16.3
Low Birthweight Birth 19 4.7 14 4.8 2 2.7 56 4.6 40 4.5 9 4.2
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

1996
  1996 1994-1996
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 427 100.0 313 100.0 76 100.0 1,239 100.0 926 100.0 223 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.2 3 0.3 0 0.0
15-19 43 10.1 32 10.2 9 11.8 102 8.2 67 7.2 30 13.5
20-24 84 19.7 50 16.0 25 32.9 264 21.3 176 19.0 68 30.5
25-29 115 26.9 84 26.8 18 23.7 318 25.7 247 26.7 45 20.2
30-34 98 23.0 78 24.9 14 18.4 327 26.4 255 27.5 49 22.0
35-39 66 15.5 52 16.6 9 11.8 173 14.0 136 14.7 25 11.2
40-44 20 4.7 17 5.4 1 1.3 48 3.9 40 4.3 5 2.2
45+ 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.3 2 0.2 1 0.4
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 17 4.1 11 3.7 6 7.9 71 6.0 47 5.4 23 10.7
Reported Smoking 75 17.7 53 17.0 20 26.3 218 17.9 151 16.6 64 29.4
Unwed 131 30.7 78 24.9 43 56.6 359 29.0 219 23.7 124 55.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 51 12.7 34 11.6 13 17.8 126 11.1 76 8.9 45 22.0
12 Years 155 38.7 98 33.3 41 56.2 419 36.8 280 32.7 105 51.2
12+ Years 195 48.6 162 55.1 19 26.0 593 52.1 500 58.4 55 26.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 387 90.6 276 88.2 74 97.4 1,151 92.9 846 91.4 218 97.8
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 26 6.1 24 7.7 2 2.6 50 4.0 47 5.1 2 0.9
Other Facility 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 13 3.0 12 3.8 0 0.0 37 3.0 32 3.5 3 1.3
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 305 71.4 213 68.1 64 84.2 889 71.9 654 70.8 171 76.7
Vaginal after C-Section 16 3.7 15 4.8 0 0.0 39 3.2 34 3.7 3 1.3
Primary C-Section 69 16.2 54 17.3 7 9.2 191 15.4 148 16.0 33 14.8
Repeat C-Section 37 8.7 31 9.9 5 6.6 118 9.5 88 9.5 16 7.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 359 84.7 268 86.2 62 82.7 1,069 86.7 813 88.3 183 82.4
3rd Trimester 11 2.6 5 1.6 4 5.3 36 2.9 26 2.8 8 3.6
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 91 21.6 72 23.3 11 14.7 273 22.4 202 22.2 49 22.5
Adequate 133 31.5 98 31.7 26 34.7 399 32.8 308 33.9 68 31.2
Intermediate 142 33.6 101 32.7 29 38.7 378 31.1 282 31.0 67 30.7
Inadequate 56 13.3 38 12.3 9 12.0 167 13.7 117 12.9 34 15.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 54 12.7 34 10.9 18 23.7 137 11.1 92 10.0 38 17.0
Low Birthweight Birth 26 6.1 17 5.4 6 7.9 65 5.3 44 4.8 17 7.6
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

1995
  1995 1993-1995
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 387 100.0 294 100.0 64 100.0 1,260 100.0 945 100.0 228 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 2 0.5 2 0.7 0 0.0 3 0.2 3 0.3 0 0.0
15-19 25 6.5 18 6.1 6 9.4 99 7.9 57 6.0 35 15.4
20-24 95 24.5 64 21.8 21 32.8 283 22.5 194 20.5 71 31.1
25-29 106 27.4 85 28.9 14 21.9 321 25.5 257 27.2 45 19.7
30-34 100 25.8 79 26.9 14 21.9 338 26.8 259 27.4 49 21.5
35-39 44 11.4 34 11.6 7 10.9 173 13.7 141 14.9 21 9.2
40-44 14 3.6 12 4.1 1 1.6 40 3.2 32 3.4 6 2.6
45+ 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 1.6 3 0.2 2 0.2 1 0.4
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 19 5.2 12 4.3 7 11.3 93 7.8 62 6.9 29 13.4
Reported Smoking 68 18.0 48 16.7 19 30.6 216 17.5 150 16.2 63 28.4
Unwed 108 27.9 63 21.4 39 60.9 349 27.7 213 22.6 124 54.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 31 8.9 19 7.2 11 18.3 127 11.0 66 7.5 52 25.2
12 Years 121 34.8 87 33.0 27 45.0 425 36.7 301 34.3 99 48.1
12+ Years 196 56.3 158 59.8 22 36.7 605 52.3 510 58.2 55 26.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 361 93.3 268 91.2 64 100.0 1,171 92.9 865 91.5 223 97.8
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 18 4.7 18 6.1 0 0.0 45 3.6 42 4.4 2 0.9
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 8 2.1 8 2.7 0 0.0 44 3.5 38 4.0 3 1.3
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 281 72.6 212 72.1 46 71.9 918 73.7 675 72.4 181 79.4
Vaginal after C-Section 6 1.6 5 1.7 1 1.6 38 3.0 31 3.3 4 1.8
Primary C-Section 63 16.3 50 17.0 11 17.2 171 13.7 138 14.8 30 13.2
Repeat C-Section 37 9.6 27 9.2 6 9.4 119 9.6 88 9.4 13 5.7
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 336 87.0 260 88.7 52 81.3 1,089 87.3 832 88.8 186 82.3
3rd Trimester 10 2.6 8 2.7 2 3.1 37 3.0 29 3.1 7 3.1
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.5
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 88 23.0 65 22.4 14 22.2 286 23.4 210 22.9 55 25.1
Adequate 113 29.6 94 32.4 14 22.2 434 35.6 335 36.6 71 32.4
Intermediate 121 31.7 89 30.7 21 33.3 338 27.7 258 28.2 56 25.6
Inadequate 60 15.7 42 14.5 14 22.2 162 13.3 113 12.3 37 16.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 41 10.6 28 9.6 10 15.6 125 10.0 86 9.1 31 13.6
Low Birthweight Birth 11 2.8 9 3.1 1 1.6 59 4.7 42 4.4 14 6.1
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

1994
  1994 1992-1994
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 425 100.0 319 100.0 83 100.0 1,345 100.0 1,010 100.0 244 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
15-19 34 8.0 17 5.3 15 18.1 108 8.0 61 6.0 40 16.4
20-24 85 20.0 62 19.4 22 26.5 295 21.9 204 20.2 76 31.1
25-29 97 22.8 78 24.5 13 15.7 350 26.0 277 27.4 54 22.1
30-34 129 30.4 98 30.7 21 25.3 357 26.5 273 27.0 48 19.7
35-39 63 14.8 50 15.7 9 10.8 194 14.4 162 16.0 19 7.8
40-44 14 3.3 11 3.4 3 3.6 37 2.8 29 2.9 7 2.9
45+ 2 0.5 2 0.6 0 0.0 3 0.2 3 0.3 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 35 8.7 24 7.9 10 13.2 108 8.4 79 8.2 27 11.6
Reported Smoking 75 18.0 50 16.0 25 31.3 237 17.9 167 16.8 66 27.6
Unwed 120 28.2 78 24.5 42 50.6 363 27.0 225 22.3 129 52.9
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 44 11.3 23 7.7 21 29.2 153 12.2 81 8.5 61 27.9
12 Years 143 36.8 95 31.9 37 51.4 458 36.4 322 33.6 108 49.3
12+ Years 202 51.9 180 60.4 14 19.4 647 51.4 555 57.9 50 22.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 403 94.8 302 94.7 80 96.4 1,248 92.8 923 91.4 239 98.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
Home Birth 6 1.4 5 1.6 0 0.0 46 3.4 43 4.3 2 0.8
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 16 3.8 12 3.8 3 3.6 50 3.7 43 4.3 3 1.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 303 71.6 229 72.2 61 73.5 959 72.3 706 71.0 195 80.2
Vaginal after C-Section 17 4.0 14 4.4 2 2.4 46 3.5 38 3.8 4 1.6
Primary C-Section 59 13.9 44 13.9 15 18.1 197 14.9 156 15.7 32 13.2
Repeat C-Section 44 10.4 30 9.5 5 6.0 124 9.4 95 9.5 12 4.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 374 88.4 285 89.9 69 83.1 1,148 86.3 877 87.5 202 83.8
3rd Trimester 15 3.5 13 4.1 2 2.4 34 2.6 28 2.8 5 2.1
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.4
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 94 22.8 65 21.0 24 30.0 311 24.2 229 23.8 65 27.8
Adequate 153 37.0 116 37.4 28 35.0 533 41.5 407 42.3 90 38.5
Intermediate 115 27.8 92 29.7 17 21.3 299 23.3 231 24.0 48 20.5
Inadequate 51 12.3 37 11.9 11 13.8 140 10.9 96 10.0 31 13.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 42 10.0 30 9.5 10 12.0 120 9.0 87 8.6 27 11.1
Low Birthweight Birth 28 6.6 18 5.7 10 12.0 72 5.4 52 5.2 16 6.6
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

1993
  1993 1991-1993
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 448 100.0 332 100.0 81 100.0 1,389 100.0 1,023 100.0 257 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 40 8.9 22 6.6 14 17.3 118 8.5 67 6.5 42 16.3
20-24 103 23.0 68 20.5 28 34.6 317 22.8 205 20.0 86 33.5
25-29 118 26.3 94 28.3 18 22.2 377 27.1 290 28.3 64 24.9
30-34 109 24.3 82 24.7 14 17.3 346 24.9 264 25.8 46 17.9
35-39 66 14.7 57 17.2 5 6.2 196 14.1 171 16.7 12 4.7
40-44 12 2.7 9 2.7 2 2.5 32 2.3 24 2.3 6 2.3
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.2 2 0.2 1 0.4
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 39 9.1 26 8.2 12 15.2 111 8.2 81 8.2 26 10.4
Reported Smoking 73 16.5 52 15.9 19 23.8 265 19.3 187 18.5 70 27.7
Unwed 121 27.1 72 21.8 43 53.1 382 27.6 224 21.9 137 53.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 52 12.4 24 7.6 20 27.0 162 12.4 86 8.8 59 25.2
12 Years 161 38.3 119 37.8 35 47.3 479 36.7 334 34.2 117 50.0
12+ Years 207 49.3 172 54.6 19 25.7 665 50.9 557 57.0 58 24.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 407 90.8 295 88.9 79 97.5 1,286 92.6 929 90.8 253 98.4
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
Home Birth 21 4.7 19 5.7 2 2.5 56 4.0 53 5.2 3 1.2
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 20 4.5 18 5.4 0 0.0 46 3.3 40 3.9 1 0.4
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 334 76.6 234 72.9 74 91.4 987 72.9 706 70.5 212 83.8
Vaginal after C-Section 15 3.4 12 3.7 1 1.2 43 3.2 33 3.3 7 2.8
Primary C-Section 49 11.2 44 13.7 4 4.9 208 15.4 166 16.6 24 9.5
Repeat C-Section 38 8.7 31 9.7 2 2.5 116 8.6 96 9.6 10 4.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 379 86.3 287 87.8 65 82.3 1,162 84.9 880 87.0 201 79.8
3rd Trimester 12 2.7 8 2.4 3 3.8 31 2.3 21 2.1 8 3.2
No Prenatal Care 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 1.3 6 0.5 3 0.3 2 0.8
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 104 24.5 80 25.3 17 22.4 324 24.5 237 24.4 66 26.9
Adequate 168 39.5 125 39.6 29 38.2 580 43.9 439 45.2 100 40.8
Intermediate 102 24.0 77 24.4 18 23.7 272 20.6 205 21.1 42 17.1
Inadequate 51 12.0 34 10.8 12 15.8 144 10.9 91 9.4 37 15.1
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 42 9.4 28 8.5 11 13.6 114 8.2 76 7.4 26 10.1
Low Birthweight Birth 20 4.5 15 4.5 3 3.7 57 4.1 44 4.3 9 3.5
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Juneau1

1992
  1992 1990-1992
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 472 100.0 359 100.0 80 100.0 1,490 100.0 1,111 100.0 270 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 34 7.2 22 6.1 11 13.8 129 8.7 81 7.3 43 15.9
20-24 107 22.7 74 20.6 26 32.5 332 22.3 213 19.2 95 35.2
25-29 135 28.6 105 29.2 23 28.8 414 27.8 322 29.0 66 24.4
30-34 119 25.2 93 25.9 13 16.3 385 25.8 296 26.6 49 18.1
35-39 65 13.8 55 15.3 5 6.3 200 13.4 177 15.9 10 3.7
40-44 11 2.3 9 2.5 2 2.5 26 1.7 20 1.8 5 1.9
45+ 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0 4 0.3 2 0.2 2 0.7
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 34 7.4 29 8.3 5 6.5 116 7.9 88 8.1 23 8.7
Reported Smoking 89 19.0 65 18.3 22 27.8 305 20.7 223 20.3 74 27.9
Unwed 122 25.8 75 20.9 44 55.0 391 26.3 227 20.5 143 53.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 57 12.7 34 9.9 20 27.4 187 13.3 105 9.9 70 28.2
12 Years 154 34.3 108 31.3 36 49.3 486 34.5 339 31.8 116 46.8
12+ Years 238 53.0 203 58.8 17 23.3 735 52.2 621 58.3 62 25.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 438 92.8 326 90.8 80 100.0 1,393 93.5 1,024 92.2 267 98.9
Birthing Center 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
Home Birth 19 4.0 19 5.3 0 0.0 53 3.6 51 4.6 1 0.4
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 14 3.0 13 3.6 0 0.0 43 2.9 35 3.2 2 0.7
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 322 69.0 243 68.1 60 75.9 1,057 72.4 774 70.7 218 82.0
Vaginal after C-Section 14 3.0 12 3.4 1 1.3 44 3.0 34 3.1 8 3.0
Primary C-Section 89 19.1 68 19.0 13 16.5 234 16.0 181 16.5 29 10.9
Repeat C-Section 42 9.0 34 9.5 5 6.3 124 8.5 105 9.6 11 4.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 395 84.2 305 85.2 68 86.1 1,187 80.7 912 83.0 197 74.3
3rd Trimester 7 1.5 7 2.0 0 0.0 45 3.1 31 2.8 10 3.8
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 10 0.7 7 0.7 2 0.8
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 113 25.4 84 24.9 24 30.8 354 24.7 251 23.5 80 30.8
Adequate 212 47.6 166 49.3 33 42.3 617 43.1 486 45.5 92 35.4
Intermediate 82 18.4 62 18.4 13 16.7 271 18.9 208 19.5 38 14.6
Inadequate 38 8.5 25 7.4 8 10.3 189 13.2 122 11.4 50 19.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 36 7.6 29 8.1 6 7.5 107 7.2 71 6.4 23 8.5
Low Birthweight Birth 24 5.1 19 5.3 3 3.8 57 3.8 44 4.0 7 2.6

1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15