Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 691 100.0 590 100.0 81 100.0 2,031 100.0 1,749 100.0 219 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0
15-19 76 11.0 63 10.7 13 16.0 205 10.1 169 9.7 32 14.6
20-24 184 26.6 150 25.4 30 37.0 536 26.4 441 25.2 78 35.6
25-29 230 33.3 202 34.2 22 27.2 654 32.2 566 32.4 65 29.7
30-34 132 19.1 113 19.2 11 13.6 397 19.5 354 20.2 30 13.7
35-39 59 8.5 53 9.0 4 4.9 188 9.3 169 9.7 13 5.9
40-44 8 1.2 7 1.2 1 1.2 44 2.2 43 2.5 1 0.5
45+ 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 6 0.3 6 0.3 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 16 2.3 13 2.2 3 3.8 33 1.6 28 1.6 5 2.3
Reported Smoking 96 14.0 76 13.0 19 23.5 320 15.8 252 14.5 60 27.5
Unwed 222 32.1 180 30.5 40 49.4 665 32.8 528 30.2 117 53.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 78 11.5 63 10.8 13 16.5 256 12.8 213 12.3 36 16.7
12 Years 264 38.8 213 36.5 46 58.2 858 42.8 716 41.4 115 53.5
12+ Years 338 49.7 307 52.7 20 25.3 891 44.4 802 46.3 64 29.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 631 91.3 534 90.5 80 98.8 1,849 91.0 1,579 90.3 214 97.7
Birthing Center 47 6.8 43 7.3 1 1.2 131 6.5 121 6.9 5 2.3
Home Birth 10 1.4 10 1.7 0 0.0 43 2.1 42 2.4 0 0.0
Other Facility 2 0.3 2 0.3 0 0.0 3 0.1 3 0.2 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 5 0.2 4 0.2 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 518 75.7 437 75.0 65 80.2 1,506 74.9 1,283 74.1 175 80.6
Vaginal after C-Section 7 1.0 7 1.2 0 0.0 23 1.1 22 1.3 1 0.5
Primary C-Section 98 14.3 87 14.9 10 12.3 316 15.7 279 16.1 28 12.9
Repeat C-Section 61 8.9 52 8.9 6 7.4 166 8.3 147 8.5 13 6.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 586 85.5 509 87.2 65 80.2 1,711 85.0 1,490 85.8 175 80.6
3rd Trimester 12 1.8 10 1.7 2 2.5 30 1.5 27 1.6 3 1.4
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.2 2 0.1 1 0.5
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 142 21.3 125 22.0 12 14.8 419 21.3 368 21.7 37 17.0
Adequate 319 47.8 273 48.0 38 46.9 965 49.0 831 49.1 106 48.6
Intermediate 146 21.9 122 21.4 21 25.9 387 19.7 325 19.2 51 23.4
Inadequate 61 9.1 49 8.6 10 12.3 197 10.0 169 10.0 24 11.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 43 6.2 38 6.4 5 6.2 118 5.8 98 5.6 18 8.2
Low Birthweight Birth 30 4.3 27 4.6 3 3.7 84 4.1 70 4.0 11 5.0
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: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 674 100.0 585 100.0 68 100.0 1,988 100.0 1,730 100.0 191 100.0
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 56 8.3 47 8.0 8 11.8 179 9.0 147 8.5 26 13.6
20-24 184 27.3 152 26.0 24 35.3 525 26.4 442 25.5 67 35.1
25-29 220 32.6 192 32.8 22 32.4 619 31.1 538 31.1 57 29.8
30-34 136 20.2 121 20.7 11 16.2 407 20.5 368 21.3 26 13.6
35-39 63 9.3 58 9.9 3 4.4 205 10.3 182 10.5 15 7.9
40-44 14 2.1 14 2.4 0 0.0 48 2.4 48 2.8 0 0.0
45+ 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 5 0.3 5 0.3 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 6 0.9 4 0.7 2 2.9 28 1.4 25 1.5 3 1.6
Reported Smoking 124 18.5 98 16.8 21 30.9 322 16.2 250 14.5 61 32.1
Unwed 236 35.1 185 31.7 40 58.8 637 32.1 505 29.2 105 55.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 99 14.9 82 14.2 15 22.7 273 13.9 232 13.5 34 18.0
12 Years 314 47.2 278 48.1 27 40.9 840 42.7 710 41.4 97 51.3
12+ Years 252 37.9 218 37.7 24 36.4 855 43.4 772 45.0 58 30.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 608 90.2 522 89.2 66 97.1 1,803 90.7 1,553 89.8 187 97.9
Birthing Center 46 6.8 43 7.4 2 2.9 127 6.4 121 7.0 4 2.1
Home Birth 16 2.4 16 2.7 0 0.0 47 2.4 46 2.7 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 3 0.4 3 0.5 0 0.0 10 0.5 9 0.5 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 506 75.4 438 75.3 52 76.5 1,493 75.7 1,294 75.4 153 81.0
Vaginal after C-Section 8 1.2 7 1.2 1 1.5 23 1.2 21 1.2 2 1.1
Primary C-Section 107 15.9 92 15.8 11 16.2 308 15.6 272 15.9 21 11.1
Repeat C-Section 50 7.5 45 7.7 4 5.9 147 7.5 129 7.5 13 6.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 560 84.0 488 84.3 55 82.1 1,669 84.8 1,461 85.2 151 79.9
3rd Trimester 8 1.2 7 1.2 1 1.5 28 1.4 26 1.5 2 1.1
No Prenatal Care 2 0.3 2 0.4 0 0.0 6 0.3 5 0.3 1 0.5
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 137 21.0 120 21.2 12 17.9 417 21.6 359 21.4 39 20.6
Adequate 324 49.6 276 48.8 37 55.2 945 49.0 824 49.1 93 49.2
Intermediate 123 18.8 108 19.1 13 19.4 360 18.7 311 18.5 37 19.6
Inadequate 69 10.6 62 11.0 5 7.5 208 10.8 185 11.0 20 10.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 34 5.1 27 4.6 7 10.3 142 7.2 115 6.7 20 10.5
Low Birthweight Birth 29 4.3 22 3.8 6 8.8 93 4.7 78 4.5 12 6.3
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: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 666 100.0 574 100.0 70 100.0 1,959 100.0 1,712 100.0 184 100.0
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 73 11.0 59 10.3 11 15.7 186 9.5 156 9.1 23 12.5
20-24 168 25.2 139 24.2 24 34.3 526 26.9 448 26.2 65 35.3
25-29 204 30.6 172 30.0 21 30.0 582 29.7 510 29.8 52 28.3
30-34 129 19.4 120 20.9 8 11.4 404 20.6 366 21.4 24 13.0
35-39 66 9.9 58 10.1 6 8.6 203 10.4 177 10.3 17 9.2
40-44 22 3.3 22 3.8 0 0.0 52 2.7 50 2.9 2 1.1
45+ 4 0.6 4 0.7 0 0.0 6 0.3 5 0.3 1 0.5
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 11 1.7 11 1.9 0 0.0 28 1.4 25 1.5 3 1.6
Reported Smoking 100 15.0 78 13.6 20 29.0 292 15.0 227 13.3 58 31.7
Unwed 207 31.1 163 28.4 37 52.9 606 31.0 488 28.5 99 53.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 79 12.0 68 11.9 8 11.4 242 12.4 211 12.4 25 13.6
12 Years 280 42.4 225 39.5 42 60.0 816 42.0 680 40.0 107 58.2
12+ Years 301 45.6 277 48.6 20 28.6 886 45.6 809 47.6 52 28.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 610 91.6 523 91.1 68 97.1 1,779 90.8 1,539 89.9 181 98.4
Birthing Center 38 5.7 35 6.1 2 2.9 121 6.2 117 6.8 3 1.6
Home Birth 17 2.6 16 2.8 0 0.0 47 2.4 45 2.6 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 12 0.6 11 0.6 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 482 73.5 408 72.1 58 85.3 1,467 75.7 1,279 75.4 149 81.9
Vaginal after C-Section 8 1.2 8 1.4 0 0.0 20 1.0 17 1.0 3 1.6
Primary C-Section 111 16.9 100 17.7 7 10.3 294 15.2 265 15.6 16 8.8
Repeat C-Section 55 8.4 50 8.8 3 4.4 157 8.1 135 8.0 14 7.7
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 565 85.3 493 86.0 55 79.7 1,638 84.7 1,437 84.9 149 81.4
3rd Trimester 10 1.5 10 1.7 0 0.0 29 1.5 28 1.7 1 0.5
No Prenatal Care 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 1.4 5 0.3 4 0.2 1 0.5
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 140 21.6 123 22.0 13 18.6 445 23.4 387 23.3 40 21.9
Adequate 322 49.8 282 50.5 31 44.3 886 46.7 775 46.7 86 47.0
Intermediate 118 18.2 95 17.0 17 24.3 368 19.4 319 19.2 37 20.2
Inadequate 67 10.4 58 10.4 9 12.9 200 10.5 179 10.8 20 10.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 41 6.2 33 5.8 6 8.6 159 8.1 133 7.8 18 9.8
Low Birthweight Birth 25 3.8 21 3.7 2 2.9 94 4.8 83 4.9 7 3.8
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: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 648 100.0 571 100.0 53 100.0 1,876 100.0 1,635 100.0 184 100.0
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 50 7.7 41 7.2 7 13.2 175 9.3 147 9.0 23 12.5
20-24 173 26.7 151 26.4 19 35.8 510 27.2 430 26.3 67 36.4
25-29 195 30.1 174 30.5 14 26.4 535 28.5 478 29.3 47 25.5
30-34 142 21.9 127 22.2 7 13.2 406 21.7 357 21.9 29 15.8
35-39 76 11.7 66 11.6 6 11.3 197 10.5 174 10.7 15 8.2
40-44 12 1.9 12 2.1 0 0.0 42 2.2 40 2.4 2 1.1
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 9 0.5 7 0.4 1 0.5
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 11 1.7 10 1.8 1 1.9 24 1.3 20 1.2 4 2.2
Reported Smoking 98 15.1 74 13.0 20 37.7 290 15.5 219 13.4 65 35.3
Unwed 194 29.9 157 27.5 28 52.8 560 29.9 448 27.4 98 53.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 95 14.8 82 14.5 11 20.8 246 13.3 210 13.0 33 17.9
12 Years 246 38.3 207 36.6 28 52.8 766 41.4 641 39.7 103 56.0
12+ Years 302 47.0 277 48.9 14 26.4 840 45.4 762 47.2 48 26.1
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 585 90.3 508 89.0 53 100.0 1,702 90.7 1,466 89.7 182 98.9
Birthing Center 43 6.6 43 7.5 0 0.0 111 5.9 109 6.7 2 1.1
Home Birth 14 2.2 14 2.5 0 0.0 49 2.6 46 2.8 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.1 2 0.1 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 6 0.9 6 1.1 0 0.0 12 0.6 12 0.7 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 505 78.4 448 78.9 43 81.1 1,436 77.2 1,248 77.0 151 82.1
Vaginal after C-Section 7 1.1 6 1.1 1 1.9 22 1.2 17 1.0 5 2.7
Primary C-Section 90 14.0 80 14.1 3 5.7 250 13.4 226 13.9 14 7.6
Repeat C-Section 42 6.5 34 6.0 6 11.3 151 8.1 130 8.0 14 7.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 544 85.0 480 85.3 41 77.4 1,540 84.1 1,347 84.3 147 80.8
3rd Trimester 10 1.6 9 1.6 1 1.9 35 1.9 32 2.0 3 1.6
No Prenatal Care 3 0.5 3 0.5 0 0.0 6 0.3 5 0.3 1 0.6
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 140 22.2 116 20.9 14 26.9 426 23.9 369 23.8 38 21.0
Adequate 299 47.5 266 47.9 25 48.1 811 45.5 711 45.8 79 43.6
Intermediate 119 18.9 108 19.5 7 13.5 343 19.2 299 19.3 38 21.0
Inadequate 72 11.4 65 11.7 6 11.5 202 11.3 173 11.1 26 14.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 67 10.4 55 9.6 7 13.2 165 8.8 139 8.5 19 10.3
Low Birthweight Birth 39 6.0 35 6.2 4 7.5 96 5.1 86 5.3 8 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: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 645 100.0 567 100.0 61 100.0 1,868 100.0 1,633 100.0 184 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
15-19 63 9.8 56 9.9 5 8.2 191 10.2 165 10.1 22 12.0
20-24 185 28.7 158 27.9 22 36.1 501 26.8 423 25.9 63 34.2
25-29 183 28.4 164 28.9 17 27.9 515 27.6 464 28.4 44 23.9
30-34 133 20.6 119 21.0 9 14.8 413 22.1 361 22.1 36 19.6
35-39 61 9.5 53 9.3 5 8.2 189 10.1 166 10.2 16 8.7
40-44 18 2.8 16 2.8 2 3.3 46 2.5 43 2.6 2 1.1
45+ 2 0.3 1 0.2 1 1.6 10 0.5 8 0.5 1 0.5
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 6 0.9 4 0.7 2 3.3 29 1.6 22 1.4 7 3.8
Reported Smoking 94 14.7 75 13.3 18 29.5 307 16.5 237 14.6 67 36.4
Unwed 205 31.9 168 29.7 34 55.7 552 29.6 449 27.5 95 51.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 68 10.6 61 10.8 6 9.8 250 13.6 214 13.3 34 18.5
12 Years 290 45.2 248 44.0 37 60.7 777 42.2 661 41.0 97 52.7
12+ Years 283 44.1 255 45.2 18 29.5 813 44.2 736 45.7 53 28.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 584 90.5 508 89.6 60 98.4 1,700 91.0 1,473 90.2 182 98.9
Birthing Center 40 6.2 39 6.9 1 1.6 101 5.4 97 5.9 2 1.1
Home Birth 16 2.5 15 2.6 0 0.0 55 2.9 51 3.1 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.2 4 0.2 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 5 0.8 5 0.9 0 0.0 8 0.4 8 0.5 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 480 75.2 423 75.3 48 78.7 1,431 77.2 1,252 77.2 145 78.8
Vaginal after C-Section 5 0.8 3 0.5 2 3.3 22 1.2 17 1.0 5 2.7
Primary C-Section 93 14.6 85 15.1 6 9.8 237 12.8 214 13.2 15 8.2
Repeat C-Section 60 9.4 51 9.1 5 8.2 164 8.8 138 8.5 19 10.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 529 83.8 464 83.5 53 86.9 1,491 82.1 1,315 82.6 140 78.7
3rd Trimester 9 1.4 9 1.6 0 0.0 42 2.3 39 2.4 3 1.7
No Prenatal Care 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 5 0.3 3 0.2 2 1.1
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 165 26.5 148 27.1 13 21.3 419 24.0 373 24.4 34 19.1
Adequate 265 42.6 227 41.5 30 49.2 791 45.3 699 45.8 71 39.9
Intermediate 131 21.1 116 21.2 13 21.3 322 18.4 274 17.9 43 24.2
Inadequate 61 9.8 56 10.2 5 8.2 216 12.4 181 11.9 30 16.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 51 8.0 45 8.0 5 8.2 153 8.2 134 8.3 17 9.2
Low Birthweight Birth 30 4.7 27 4.8 1 1.6 85 4.6 77 4.7 6 3.3
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: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 583 100.0 497 100.0 70 100.0 1,866 100.0 1,612 100.0 194 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.1 2 0.1 0 0.0
15-19 62 10.7 50 10.1 11 15.7 191 10.2 161 10.0 26 13.4
20-24 152 26.2 121 24.4 26 37.1 509 27.3 426 26.5 67 34.5
25-29 157 27.0 140 28.3 16 22.9 507 27.2 452 28.1 44 22.7
30-34 131 22.5 111 22.4 13 18.6 404 21.7 344 21.4 41 21.1
35-39 60 10.3 55 11.1 4 5.7 197 10.6 175 10.9 15 7.7
40-44 12 2.1 12 2.4 0 0.0 44 2.4 41 2.5 1 0.5
45+ 7 1.2 6 1.2 0 0.0 10 0.5 9 0.6 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 7 1.2 6 1.2 1 1.4 32 1.7 26 1.6 5 2.6
Reported Smoking 98 16.9 70 14.1 27 38.6 321 17.3 242 15.1 75 38.7
Unwed 161 27.6 123 24.7 36 51.4 531 28.5 420 26.1 99 51.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 83 14.6 67 13.9 16 22.9 272 14.9 224 14.2 45 23.2
12 Years 230 40.5 186 38.5 38 54.3 742 40.7 623 39.4 100 51.5
12+ Years 255 44.9 230 47.6 16 22.9 810 44.4 735 46.5 49 25.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 533 91.4 450 90.5 69 98.6 1,720 92.2 1,475 91.5 193 99.5
Birthing Center 28 4.8 27 5.4 1 1.4 77 4.1 72 4.5 1 0.5
Home Birth 19 3.3 17 3.4 0 0.0 56 3.0 53 3.3 0 0.0
Other Facility 2 0.3 2 0.4 0 0.0 7 0.4 7 0.4 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 6 0.3 5 0.3 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 451 78.2 377 76.8 60 85.7 1,457 78.7 1,260 78.7 155 79.9
Vaginal after C-Section 10 1.7 8 1.6 2 2.9 21 1.1 18 1.1 3 1.5
Primary C-Section 67 11.6 61 12.4 5 7.1 215 11.6 187 11.7 18 9.3
Repeat C-Section 49 8.5 45 9.2 3 4.3 159 8.6 136 8.5 18 9.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 467 83.4 403 84.3 53 77.9 1,476 81.8 1,292 82.5 141 76.2
3rd Trimester 16 2.9 14 2.9 2 2.9 54 3.0 48 3.1 6 3.2
No Prenatal Care 2 0.4 1 0.2 1 1.5 6 0.3 4 0.3 2 1.1
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 121 22.8 105 23.3 11 16.2 388 22.6 342 23.0 33 18.0
Adequate 247 46.6 218 48.4 24 35.3 780 45.4 692 46.6 68 37.2
Intermediate 93 17.5 75 16.7 18 26.5 321 18.7 265 17.8 46 25.1
Inadequate 69 13.0 52 11.6 15 22.1 229 13.3 186 12.5 36 19.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 47 8.1 39 7.9 7 10.0 167 9.0 140 8.8 19 9.8
Low Birthweight Birth 27 4.6 24 4.8 3 4.3 92 4.9 79 4.9 8 4.1
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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 640 100.0 569 100.0 53 100.0 1,917 100.0 1,661 100.0 187 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.1 2 0.1 0 0.0
15-19 66 10.3 59 10.4 6 11.3 199 10.4 174 10.5 21 11.2
20-24 164 25.6 144 25.3 15 28.3 536 28.0 459 27.6 62 33.2
25-29 175 27.3 160 28.1 11 20.8 521 27.2 456 27.5 46 24.6
30-34 149 23.3 131 23.0 14 26.4 411 21.4 351 21.1 40 21.4
35-39 68 10.6 58 10.2 7 13.2 195 10.2 172 10.4 15 8.0
40-44 16 2.5 15 2.6 0 0.0 49 2.6 44 2.6 2 1.1
45+ 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 4 0.2 3 0.2 1 0.5
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 16 2.5 12 2.1 4 7.5 35 1.8 28 1.7 6 3.2
Reported Smoking 115 18.0 92 16.2 22 41.5 327 17.2 252 15.2 69 36.9
Unwed 186 29.1 158 27.8 25 47.2 533 27.8 433 26.1 87 46.5
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 99 15.7 86 15.2 12 22.6 265 14.1 225 13.7 36 19.4
12 Years 257 40.7 227 40.2 22 41.5 787 41.9 667 40.7 102 54.8
12+ Years 275 43.6 251 44.5 19 35.8 825 44.0 745 45.5 48 25.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 583 91.1 515 90.5 53 100.0 1,770 92.3 1,522 91.6 186 99.5
Birthing Center 33 5.2 31 5.4 0 0.0 73 3.8 68 4.1 1 0.5
Home Birth 20 3.1 19 3.3 0 0.0 61 3.2 59 3.6 0 0.0
Other Facility 2 0.3 2 0.4 0 0.0 5 0.3 5 0.3 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 2 0.3 2 0.4 0 0.0 8 0.4 7 0.4 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 500 78.2 452 79.6 37 69.8 1,491 78.3 1,304 78.9 140 74.9
Vaginal after C-Section 7 1.1 6 1.1 1 1.9 24 1.3 22 1.3 2 1.1
Primary C-Section 77 12.1 68 12.0 4 7.5 233 12.2 198 12.0 24 12.8
Repeat C-Section 55 8.6 42 7.4 11 20.8 157 8.2 128 7.7 21 11.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 495 79.2 448 80.3 34 69.4 1,514 81.4 1,324 81.8 138 77.5
3rd Trimester 17 2.7 16 2.9 1 2.0 53 2.8 45 2.8 5 2.8
No Prenatal Care 2 0.3 1 0.2 1 2.0 10 0.6 9 0.6 1 0.6
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 133 22.3 120 22.6 10 20.4 416 23.2 372 23.9 31 17.6
Adequate 279 46.8 254 47.9 17 34.7 795 44.3 697 44.7 74 42.0
Intermediate 98 16.4 83 15.7 12 24.5 338 18.8 281 18.0 42 23.9
Inadequate 86 14.4 73 13.8 10 20.4 247 13.8 208 13.4 29 16.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 55 8.7 50 8.9 5 9.4 176 9.2 150 9.1 17 9.1
Low Birthweight Birth 28 4.4 26 4.6 2 3.8 88 4.6 74 4.5 7 3.7
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: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 643 100.0 546 100.0 71 100.0 1,873 100.0 1,621 100.0 180 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
15-19 63 9.8 52 9.5 9 12.7 197 10.5 169 10.4 22 12.2
20-24 193 30.0 161 29.5 26 36.6 534 28.5 461 28.4 58 32.2
25-29 175 27.2 152 27.8 17 23.9 510 27.2 446 27.5 45 25.0
30-34 124 19.3 102 18.7 14 19.7 365 19.5 308 19.0 36 20.0
35-39 69 10.7 62 11.4 4 5.6 205 10.9 183 11.3 14 7.8
40-44 16 2.5 14 2.6 1 1.4 58 3.1 51 3.1 4 2.2
45+ 2 0.3 2 0.4 0 0.0 3 0.2 2 0.1 1 0.6
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 9 1.4 8 1.5 0 0.0 38 2.0 32 2.0 4 2.2
Reported Smoking 108 17.1 80 14.8 26 36.6 321 17.3 257 15.9 58 32.2
Unwed 184 28.7 139 25.5 38 53.5 508 27.2 413 25.5 78 43.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 90 14.4 71 13.3 17 23.9 236 13.0 200 12.6 32 18.0
12 Years 255 40.8 210 39.3 40 56.3 779 42.8 661 41.7 99 55.6
12+ Years 280 44.8 254 47.5 14 19.7 807 44.3 723 45.6 47 26.4
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 604 93.9 510 93.4 71 100.0 1,742 93.0 1,496 92.3 178 98.9
Birthing Center 16 2.5 14 2.6 0 0.0 58 3.1 55 3.4 1 0.6
Home Birth 17 2.6 17 3.1 0 0.0 60 3.2 58 3.6 1 0.6
Other Facility 3 0.5 3 0.5 0 0.0 3 0.2 3 0.2 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 3 0.5 2 0.4 0 0.0 10 0.5 9 0.6 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 506 79.6 431 79.5 58 81.7 1,454 78.3 1,264 78.6 139 77.2
Vaginal after C-Section 4 0.6 4 0.7 0 0.0 23 1.2 20 1.2 2 1.1
Primary C-Section 71 11.2 58 10.7 9 12.7 234 12.6 198 12.3 27 15.0
Repeat C-Section 55 8.6 49 9.0 4 5.6 146 7.9 127 7.9 12 6.7
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 514 82.9 441 83.1 54 79.4 1,480 81.7 1,285 81.8 142 81.1
3rd Trimester 21 3.4 18 3.4 3 4.4 58 3.2 49 3.1 5 2.9
No Prenatal Care 2 0.3 2 0.4 0 0.0 13 0.7 13 0.8 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 134 22.6 117 23.2 12 18.2 418 23.6 368 24.0 35 20.2
Adequate 254 42.9 220 43.6 27 40.9 781 44.2 680 44.4 76 43.9
Intermediate 130 22.0 107 21.2 16 24.2 331 18.7 279 18.2 39 22.5
Inadequate 74 12.5 61 12.1 11 16.7 238 13.5 204 13.3 23 13.3
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 65 10.2 51 9.4 7 9.9 177 9.5 149 9.2 16 8.9
Low Birthweight Birth 37 5.8 29 5.3 3 4.2 86 4.6 71 4.4 6 3.3
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: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 634 100.0 546 100.0 63 100.0 1,896 100.0 1,651 100.0 173 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
15-19 70 11.0 63 11.5 6 9.5 214 11.3 181 11.0 26 15.0
20-24 179 28.2 154 28.2 21 33.3 521 27.5 454 27.5 51 29.5
25-29 171 27.0 144 26.4 18 28.6 516 27.2 447 27.1 46 26.6
30-34 138 21.8 118 21.6 12 19.0 366 19.3 317 19.2 31 17.9
35-39 58 9.1 52 9.5 4 6.3 213 11.2 193 11.7 14 8.1
40-44 17 2.7 15 2.7 1 1.6 60 3.2 54 3.3 4 2.3
45+ 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 1.6 3 0.2 2 0.1 1 0.6
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 10 1.6 8 1.5 2 3.2 43 2.3 33 2.0 9 5.2
Reported Smoking 104 16.4 80 14.7 21 33.3 341 18.0 274 16.6 56 32.4
Unwed 163 25.7 136 24.9 24 38.1 511 27.0 417 25.3 73 42.2
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 76 12.2 68 12.6 7 11.3 249 13.5 219 13.6 26 15.4
12 Years 275 44.3 230 42.8 40 64.5 820 44.4 694 43.0 99 58.6
12+ Years 270 43.5 240 44.6 15 24.2 776 42.1 701 43.4 44 26.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 583 92.0 497 91.0 62 98.4 1,759 92.8 1,519 92.0 170 98.3
Birthing Center 24 3.8 23 4.2 1 1.6 59 3.1 56 3.4 2 1.2
Home Birth 24 3.8 23 4.2 0 0.0 66 3.5 64 3.9 1 0.6
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 3 0.5 3 0.5 0 0.0 11 0.6 11 0.7 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 485 77.0 421 77.7 45 71.4 1,498 79.6 1,305 79.6 137 79.7
Vaginal after C-Section 13 2.1 12 2.2 1 1.6 37 2.0 33 2.0 2 1.2
Primary C-Section 85 13.5 72 13.3 11 17.5 221 11.7 191 11.6 23 13.4
Repeat C-Section 47 7.5 37 6.8 6 9.5 127 6.7 111 6.8 10 5.8
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 505 82.0 435 82.1 50 82.0 1,489 81.1 1,298 81.2 135 80.4
3rd Trimester 15 2.4 11 2.1 1 1.6 57 3.1 48 3.0 4 2.4
No Prenatal Care 6 1.0 6 1.1 0 0.0 23 1.3 21 1.3 2 1.2
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 149 24.5 135 25.8 9 14.8 449 24.6 398 25.0 39 22.9
Adequate 262 43.1 223 42.6 30 49.2 823 45.0 714 44.9 76 44.7
Intermediate 110 18.1 91 17.4 14 23.0 288 15.8 246 15.5 31 18.2
Inadequate 87 14.3 74 14.1 8 13.1 268 14.7 232 14.6 24 14.1
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 56 8.9 49 9.0 5 7.9 184 9.7 160 9.7 16 9.2
Low Birthweight Birth 23 3.7 19 3.5 2 3.2 89 4.8 80 4.9 4 2.3
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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Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 596 100.0 529 100.0 46 100.0 1,915 100.0 1,674 100.0 171 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
15-19 64 10.7 54 10.2 7 15.2 215 11.2 174 10.4 34 19.9
20-24 162 27.2 146 27.6 11 23.9 525 27.4 460 27.5 49 28.7
25-29 164 27.5 150 28.4 10 21.7 527 27.5 463 27.7 43 25.1
30-34 103 17.3 88 16.6 10 21.7 360 18.8 317 19.0 28 16.4
35-39 78 13.1 69 13.0 6 13.0 220 11.5 196 11.7 14 8.2
40-44 25 4.2 22 4.2 2 4.3 62 3.2 58 3.5 3 1.8
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.2 3 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 19 3.2 16 3.0 2 4.3 47 2.5 35 2.1 11 6.5
Reported Smoking 109 18.4 97 18.4 11 23.9 374 19.6 303 18.1 60 35.3
Unwed 161 27.1 138 26.1 16 34.8 532 27.8 430 25.7 80 46.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 70 12.2 61 11.9 8 17.8 250 13.5 216 13.3 30 18.2
12 Years 249 43.2 221 43.2 19 42.2 835 45.0 712 43.7 92 55.8
12+ Years 257 44.6 229 44.8 18 40.0 772 41.6 702 43.1 43 26.1
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 555 93.1 489 92.4 45 97.8 1,793 93.6 1,558 93.1 169 98.8
Birthing Center 18 3.0 18 3.4 0 0.0 40 2.1 38 2.3 1 0.6
Home Birth 19 3.2 18 3.4 1 2.2 65 3.4 64 3.8 1 0.6
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.2 3 0.2 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 4 0.7 4 0.8 0 0.0 14 0.7 11 0.7 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 463 78.3 412 78.5 36 78.3 1,544 81.1 1,342 80.6 145 85.8
Vaginal after C-Section 6 1.0 4 0.8 1 2.2 49 2.6 44 2.6 3 1.8
Primary C-Section 78 13.2 68 13.0 7 15.2 192 10.1 171 10.3 14 8.3
Repeat C-Section 44 7.4 41 7.8 2 4.3 119 6.3 109 6.5 7 4.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 461 80.2 409 80.4 38 82.6 1,473 79.2 1,294 79.7 128 76.6
3rd Trimester 22 3.8 20 3.9 1 2.2 65 3.5 57 3.5 4 2.4
No Prenatal Care 5 0.9 5 1.0 0 0.0 27 1.4 25 1.5 2 1.2
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 135 23.8 116 23.1 14 30.4 471 25.2 417 25.5 43 25.7
Adequate 265 46.7 237 47.1 19 41.3 851 45.6 741 45.4 76 45.5
Intermediate 91 16.0 81 16.1 9 19.6 259 13.9 230 14.1 22 13.2
Inadequate 77 13.6 69 13.7 4 8.7 285 15.3 245 15.0 26 15.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 56 9.4 49 9.3 4 8.7 193 10.1 166 10.0 20 11.7
Low Birthweight Birth 26 4.4 23 4.4 1 2.2 105 5.5 89 5.4 9 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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Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 666 100.0 576 100.0 64 100.0 1,970 100.0 1,713 100.0 187 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 3 0.2 1 0.1 1 0.5
15-19 80 12.0 64 11.1 13 20.3 241 12.2 198 11.6 38 20.3
20-24 180 27.1 154 26.8 19 29.7 539 27.4 470 27.5 56 29.9
25-29 181 27.3 153 26.7 18 28.1 529 26.9 457 26.7 47 25.1
30-34 125 18.8 111 19.3 9 14.1 384 19.5 341 19.9 27 14.4
35-39 77 11.6 72 12.5 4 6.3 218 11.1 192 11.2 16 8.6
40-44 18 2.7 17 3.0 1 1.6 50 2.5 48 2.8 2 1.1
45+ 2 0.3 2 0.3 0 0.0 4 0.2 4 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 14 2.1 9 1.6 5 7.8 38 1.9 24 1.4 13 7.0
Reported Smoking 128 19.2 97 16.9 24 37.5 401 20.4 312 18.2 75 40.3
Unwed 187 28.1 143 24.9 33 51.6 552 28.0 433 25.3 98 52.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 103 15.9 90 15.9 11 17.7 278 14.4 237 14.1 36 20.0
12 Years 296 45.7 243 43.0 40 64.5 869 45.2 737 43.8 106 58.9
12+ Years 249 38.4 232 41.1 11 17.7 777 40.4 708 42.1 38 21.1
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 621 93.2 533 92.5 63 98.4 1,866 94.7 1,615 94.3 186 99.5
Birthing Center 17 2.6 15 2.6 1 1.6 24 1.2 21 1.2 1 0.5
Home Birth 23 3.5 23 4.0 0 0.0 65 3.3 65 3.8 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 3 0.2 3 0.2 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 4 0.6 4 0.7 0 0.0 12 0.6 9 0.5 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 550 83.1 472 82.4 56 88.9 1,626 82.8 1,401 82.0 164 88.6
Vaginal after C-Section 18 2.7 17 3.0 0 0.0 57 2.9 52 3.0 4 2.2
Primary C-Section 58 8.8 51 8.9 5 7.9 168 8.6 152 8.9 10 5.4
Repeat C-Section 36 5.4 33 5.8 2 3.2 113 5.8 104 6.1 7 3.8
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 523 81.0 454 81.2 47 77.0 1,505 78.3 1,320 79.0 131 72.0
3rd Trimester 20 3.1 17 3.0 2 3.3 63 3.3 56 3.4 4 2.2
No Prenatal Care 12 1.8 10 1.8 2 3.2 28 1.4 26 1.5 2 1.1
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 165 25.3 147 26.1 16 25.4 500 25.8 443 26.2 43 23.6
Adequate 296 45.4 254 45.0 27 42.9 878 45.3 762 45.1 83 45.6
Intermediate 87 13.3 74 13.1 8 12.7 255 13.1 224 13.3 22 12.1
Inadequate 104 16.0 89 15.8 12 19.0 307 15.8 261 15.4 34 18.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 72 10.9 62 10.8 7 10.9 199 10.1 167 9.8 26 13.9
Low Birthweight Birth 40 6.1 38 6.7 1 1.6 113 5.8 96 5.6 9 4.8
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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Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 653 100.0 569 100.0 61 100.0 1,988 100.0 1,748 100.0 181 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.2 2 0.1 1 0.6
15-19 71 10.9 56 9.8 14 23.0 251 12.6 210 12.0 37 20.4
20-24 183 28.0 160 28.1 19 31.1 528 26.6 473 27.1 49 27.1
25-29 182 27.9 160 28.1 15 24.6 528 26.6 456 26.1 52 28.7
30-34 132 20.2 118 20.7 9 14.8 395 19.9 357 20.4 24 13.3
35-39 65 10.0 55 9.7 4 6.6 224 11.3 195 11.2 17 9.4
40-44 19 2.9 19 3.3 0 0.0 55 2.8 53 3.0 1 0.6
45+ 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 3 0.2 2 0.1 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 14 2.2 10 1.8 4 6.7 41 2.1 29 1.7 10 5.6
Reported Smoking 137 21.0 109 19.2 25 41.7 403 20.3 319 18.3 73 40.6
Unwed 184 28.2 149 26.2 31 50.8 545 27.4 440 25.2 91 50.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 77 12.2 65 11.7 11 19.0 271 13.9 233 13.5 32 18.2
12 Years 290 45.8 248 44.8 33 56.9 868 44.5 743 43.2 108 61.4
12+ Years 266 42.0 241 43.5 14 24.1 813 41.6 744 43.3 36 20.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 617 94.5 536 94.2 61 100.0 1,896 95.4 1,662 95.1 180 99.4
Birthing Center 5 0.8 5 0.9 0 0.0 10 0.5 9 0.5 0 0.0
Home Birth 23 3.5 23 4.0 0 0.0 69 3.5 69 3.9 0 0.0
Other Facility 2 0.3 2 0.4 0 0.0 3 0.2 2 0.1 1 0.6
Outside Alaska 6 0.9 3 0.5 0 0.0 10 0.5 6 0.3 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 531 81.6 458 80.6 53 88.3 1,611 81.2 1,400 80.2 161 89.4
Vaginal after C-Section 25 3.8 23 4.0 2 3.3 62 3.1 58 3.3 4 2.2
Primary C-Section 56 8.6 52 9.2 2 3.3 188 9.5 172 9.9 9 5.0
Repeat C-Section 39 6.0 35 6.2 3 5.0 123 6.2 115 6.6 6 3.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 489 76.5 431 77.5 43 71.7 1,491 76.4 1,326 77.4 123 69.1
3rd Trimester 23 3.6 20 3.6 1 1.7 71 3.6 63 3.7 6 3.4
No Prenatal Care 10 1.5 10 1.8 0 0.0 24 1.2 24 1.4 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 171 26.5 154 27.2 13 22.4 506 25.8 452 26.1 39 22.2
Adequate 290 44.9 250 44.2 30 51.7 907 46.2 796 46.0 85 48.3
Intermediate 81 12.5 75 13.3 5 8.6 243 12.4 220 12.7 17 9.7
Inadequate 104 16.1 87 15.4 10 17.2 309 15.7 263 15.2 35 19.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 65 10.0 55 9.7 9 14.8 179 9.0 152 8.7 23 12.7
Low Birthweight Birth 39 6.0 28 4.9 7 11.5 107 5.4 88 5.0 10 5.5
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.
 
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Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 651 100.0 568 100.0 62 100.0 2,003 100.0 1,783 100.0 172 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 2 0.3 0 0.0 1 1.6 5 0.2 3 0.2 1 0.6
15-19 90 13.8 78 13.7 11 17.7 260 13.0 222 12.5 35 20.3
20-24 176 27.0 156 27.5 18 29.0 535 26.7 481 27.0 45 26.2
25-29 166 25.5 144 25.4 14 22.6 524 26.2 460 25.8 50 29.1
30-34 127 19.5 112 19.7 9 14.5 392 19.6 359 20.1 21 12.2
35-39 76 11.7 65 11.4 8 12.9 235 11.7 210 11.8 19 11.0
40-44 13 2.0 12 2.1 1 1.6 50 2.5 47 2.6 1 0.6
45+ 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 10 1.5 5 0.9 4 6.5 44 2.2 31 1.7 11 6.4
Reported Smoking 136 20.9 106 18.7 26 41.9 401 20.1 318 17.9 74 43.0
Unwed 181 27.8 141 24.8 34 54.8 534 26.7 437 24.5 84 48.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 98 15.2 82 14.6 14 23.3 294 15.0 257 14.7 31 18.5
12 Years 283 44.0 246 43.7 33 55.0 821 41.9 708 40.5 100 59.5
12+ Years 262 40.7 235 41.7 13 21.7 846 43.1 784 44.8 37 22.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 628 96.5 546 96.1 62 100.0 1,907 95.2 1,690 94.8 171 99.4
Birthing Center 2 0.3 1 0.2 0 0.0 6 0.3 5 0.3 0 0.0
Home Birth 19 2.9 19 3.3 0 0.0 81 4.0 81 4.5 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.6
Outside Alaska 2 0.3 2 0.4 0 0.0 8 0.4 7 0.4 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 545 83.7 471 82.9 55 88.7 1,619 80.9 1,431 80.3 149 86.6
Vaginal after C-Section 14 2.2 12 2.1 2 3.2 50 2.5 47 2.6 3 1.7
Primary C-Section 54 8.3 49 8.6 3 4.8 209 10.4 186 10.4 16 9.3
Repeat C-Section 38 5.8 36 6.3 2 3.2 123 6.1 117 6.6 4 2.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 493 77.3 435 78.2 41 67.2 1,453 73.9 1,303 74.4 117 69.2
3rd Trimester 20 3.1 19 3.4 1 1.6 72 3.7 66 3.8 6 3.6
No Prenatal Care 6 0.9 6 1.1 0 0.0 21 1.1 21 1.2 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 164 25.5 142 25.4 14 23.0 491 24.9 435 24.7 42 24.9
Adequate 292 45.5 258 46.1 26 42.6 895 45.3 802 45.6 74 43.8
Intermediate 87 13.6 75 13.4 9 14.8 248 12.6 221 12.6 20 11.8
Inadequate 99 15.4 85 15.2 12 19.7 341 17.3 301 17.1 33 19.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 62 9.5 50 8.8 10 16.1 171 8.6 147 8.3 20 11.6
Low Birthweight Birth 34 5.2 30 5.3 1 1.6 102 5.1 88 4.9 9 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: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 684 100.0 611 100.0 58 100.0 2,047 100.0 1,842 100.0 161 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 2 0.3 2 0.3 0 0.0 3 0.1 3 0.2 0 0.0
15-19 90 13.2 76 12.4 12 20.7 251 12.3 217 11.8 31 19.3
20-24 169 24.7 157 25.7 12 20.7 571 27.9 520 28.2 42 26.1
25-29 180 26.3 152 24.9 23 39.7 536 26.2 472 25.6 52 32.3
30-34 136 19.9 127 20.8 6 10.3 386 18.9 353 19.2 20 12.4
35-39 83 12.1 75 12.3 5 8.6 255 12.5 235 12.8 16 9.9
40-44 23 3.4 22 3.6 0 0.0 44 2.1 42 2.3 0 0.0
45+ 1 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 17 2.5 14 2.3 2 3.4 61 3.0 49 2.7 11 6.8
Reported Smoking 130 19.1 104 17.0 22 37.9 410 20.1 332 18.1 72 44.7
Unwed 180 26.4 150 24.5 26 44.8 534 26.1 454 24.6 72 44.7
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 96 14.2 86 14.3 7 12.1 329 16.4 293 16.3 30 19.0
12 Years 295 43.6 249 41.3 42 72.4 806 40.3 698 38.7 93 58.9
12+ Years 285 42.2 268 44.4 9 15.5 866 43.3 811 45.0 35 22.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 651 95.2 580 94.9 57 98.3 1,943 94.9 1,740 94.5 160 99.4
Birthing Center 3 0.4 3 0.5 0 0.0 4 0.2 4 0.2 0 0.0
Home Birth 27 3.9 27 4.4 0 0.0 91 4.4 91 4.9 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 1.7 2 0.1 1 0.1 1 0.6
Outside Alaska 2 0.3 1 0.2 0 0.0 7 0.3 6 0.3 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 535 78.4 471 77.3 53 91.4 1,607 78.7 1,435 78.1 138 85.7
Vaginal after C-Section 23 3.4 23 3.8 0 0.0 60 2.9 58 3.2 1 0.6
Primary C-Section 78 11.4 71 11.7 4 6.9 244 11.9 219 11.9 19 11.8
Repeat C-Section 46 6.7 44 7.2 1 1.7 132 6.5 126 6.9 3 1.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 509 75.5 460 76.4 39 68.4 1,468 73.1 1,329 73.5 110 69.6
3rd Trimester 28 4.2 24 4.0 4 7.0 68 3.4 63 3.5 5 3.2
No Prenatal Care 8 1.2 8 1.3 0 0.0 22 1.1 22 1.2 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 171 25.3 156 25.8 12 21.1 510 25.4 466 25.8 34 21.7
Adequate 325 48.0 288 47.6 29 50.9 917 45.7 827 45.7 71 45.2
Intermediate 75 11.1 70 11.6 3 5.3 232 11.6 207 11.4 19 12.1
Inadequate 106 15.7 91 15.0 13 22.8 349 17.4 308 17.0 33 21.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 52 7.6 47 7.7 4 6.9 166 8.2 146 8.0 17 10.6
Low Birthweight Birth 34 5.0 30 4.9 2 3.4 111 5.4 97 5.3 11 6.8
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: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 668 100.0 604 100.0 52 100.0 2,018 100.0 1,826 100.0 154 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0
15-19 80 12.0 68 11.3 12 23.1 233 11.5 202 11.1 30 19.5
20-24 190 28.4 168 27.8 15 28.8 589 29.2 529 29.0 47 30.5
25-29 178 26.6 164 27.2 13 25.0 529 26.2 480 26.3 42 27.3
30-34 129 19.3 120 19.9 6 11.5 401 19.9 364 19.9 23 14.9
35-39 76 11.4 70 11.6 6 11.5 226 11.2 212 11.6 12 7.8
40-44 14 2.1 13 2.2 0 0.0 39 1.9 38 2.1 0 0.0
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 17 2.6 12 2.0 5 9.6 70 3.5 56 3.1 13 8.4
Reported Smoking 135 20.3 108 17.9 26 50.0 426 21.2 348 19.1 75 48.7
Unwed 173 25.9 146 24.2 24 46.2 503 24.9 430 23.5 68 44.2
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 100 15.6 89 15.3 10 20.0 349 17.8 307 17.3 38 25.2
12 Years 243 37.9 213 36.5 25 50.0 757 38.6 666 37.5 75 49.7
12+ Years 299 46.6 281 48.2 15 30.0 854 43.6 802 45.2 38 25.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 628 94.0 564 93.4 52 100.0 1,895 93.9 1,708 93.5 149 96.8
Birthing Center 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.1 2 0.1 0 0.0
Home Birth 35 5.2 35 5.8 0 0.0 107 5.3 103 5.6 4 2.6
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.1 2 0.1 1 0.6
Outside Alaska 4 0.6 4 0.7 0 0.0 11 0.5 11 0.6 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 539 80.7 489 81.0 41 78.8 1,575 79.0 1,418 78.6 129 84.9
Vaginal after C-Section 13 1.9 12 2.0 1 1.9 67 3.4 63 3.5 3 2.0
Primary C-Section 77 11.5 66 10.9 9 17.3 231 11.6 207 11.5 17 11.2
Repeat C-Section 39 5.8 37 6.1 1 1.9 120 6.0 115 6.4 3 2.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 451 68.9 408 68.8 37 72.5 1,418 71.4 1,287 71.6 106 69.7
3rd Trimester 24 3.7 23 3.9 1 2.0 51 2.6 48 2.7 3 2.0
No Prenatal Care 7 1.1 7 1.2 0 0.0 26 1.3 24 1.3 2 1.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 156 23.8 137 23.1 16 31.4 526 26.6 484 27.0 33 21.9
Adequate 278 42.4 256 43.1 19 37.3 874 44.2 795 44.4 64 42.4
Intermediate 86 13.1 76 12.8 8 15.7 237 12.0 207 11.6 25 16.6
Inadequate 136 20.7 125 21.0 8 15.7 341 17.2 304 17.0 29 19.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 57 8.6 50 8.3 6 11.5 165 8.2 141 7.8 21 13.6
Low Birthweight Birth 34 5.1 28 4.7 6 11.5 103 5.1 91 5.0 11 7.1
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: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 695 100.0 627 100.0 51 100.0 2,092 100.0 1,889 100.0 162 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.1 2 0.1 1 0.6
15-19 81 11.7 73 11.6 7 13.7 238 11.4 208 11.0 28 17.3
20-24 212 30.5 195 31.1 15 29.4 602 28.8 542 28.7 51 31.5
25-29 178 25.6 156 24.9 16 31.4 543 26.0 487 25.8 43 26.5
30-34 121 17.4 106 16.9 8 15.7 441 21.1 400 21.2 29 17.9
35-39 96 13.8 90 14.4 5 9.8 221 10.6 206 10.9 10 6.2
40-44 7 1.0 7 1.1 0 0.0 43 2.1 43 2.3 0 0.0
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 27 3.9 23 3.7 4 7.8 87 4.2 76 4.1 10 6.2
Reported Smoking 145 20.9 120 19.2 24 47.1 446 21.4 369 19.6 74 45.7
Unwed 181 26.0 158 25.2 22 43.1 517 24.7 441 23.4 70 43.2
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 133 19.5 118 19.2 13 26.0 376 18.4 330 17.9 42 26.8
12 Years 268 39.2 236 38.3 26 52.0 801 39.2 708 38.3 78 49.7
12+ Years 282 41.3 262 42.5 11 22.0 867 42.4 810 43.8 37 23.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 664 95.5 596 95.1 51 100.0 1,969 94.1 1,772 93.8 156 96.3
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0
Home Birth 29 4.2 29 4.6 0 0.0 105 5.0 100 5.3 5 3.1
Other Facility 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 5 0.2 4 0.2 1 0.6
Outside Alaska 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 12 0.6 12 0.6 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 533 76.9 475 76.0 44 86.3 1,582 77.6 1,417 77.0 136 85.5
Vaginal after C-Section 24 3.5 23 3.7 0 0.0 79 3.9 72 3.9 6 3.8
Primary C-Section 89 12.8 82 13.1 6 11.8 250 12.3 232 12.6 12 7.5
Repeat C-Section 47 6.8 45 7.2 1 2.0 127 6.2 119 6.5 5 3.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 508 74.7 461 75.2 34 68.0 1,560 75.3 1,408 75.3 122 75.8
3rd Trimester 16 2.4 16 2.6 0 0.0 43 2.1 40 2.1 3 1.9
No Prenatal Care 7 1.0 7 1.1 0 0.0 32 1.6 29 1.6 3 1.9
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 183 27.1 173 28.4 6 12.2 536 26.0 501 27.0 28 17.5
Adequate 314 46.5 283 46.5 23 46.9 957 46.5 856 46.1 77 48.1
Intermediate 71 10.5 61 10.0 8 16.3 257 12.5 223 12.0 31 19.4
Inadequate 107 15.9 92 15.1 12 24.5 308 15.0 277 14.9 24 15.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 57 8.3 49 7.9 7 13.7 151 7.3 129 6.9 20 12.3
Low Birthweight Birth 43 6.2 39 6.2 3 5.9 86 4.1 79 4.2 6 3.7
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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Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 655 100.0 595 100.0 51 100.0 2,191 100.0 1,968 100.0 185 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.2 3 0.2 1 0.5
15-19 72 11.0 61 10.3 11 21.6 259 11.8 228 11.6 30 16.2
20-24 187 28.5 166 27.9 17 33.3 608 27.8 536 27.2 63 34.1
25-29 173 26.4 160 26.9 13 25.5 569 26.0 516 26.2 44 23.8
30-34 151 23.1 138 23.2 9 17.6 474 21.6 428 21.8 33 17.8
35-39 54 8.2 52 8.7 1 2.0 219 10.0 202 10.3 11 5.9
40-44 18 2.7 18 3.0 0 0.0 56 2.6 53 2.7 3 1.6
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 26 4.0 21 3.6 4 7.8 101 4.6 82 4.2 18 9.7
Reported Smoking 146 22.5 120 20.3 25 49.0 467 21.4 380 19.4 83 44.9
Unwed 149 22.7 126 21.2 22 43.1 501 22.9 424 21.6 72 38.9
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 116 18.3 100 17.4 15 29.4 386 18.0 331 17.2 53 29.4
12 Years 246 38.7 217 37.7 24 47.1 848 39.6 748 38.9 87 48.3
12+ Years 273 43.0 259 45.0 12 23.5 906 42.3 846 43.9 40 22.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 603 92.1 548 92.1 46 90.2 2,046 93.4 1,831 93.0 177 95.7
Birthing Center 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 3 0.1 3 0.2 0 0.0
Home Birth 43 6.6 39 6.6 4 7.8 120 5.5 114 5.8 6 3.2
Other Facility 2 0.3 1 0.2 1 2.0 6 0.3 4 0.2 2 1.1
Outside Alaska 6 0.9 6 1.0 0 0.0 16 0.7 16 0.8 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 503 79.6 454 79.1 44 89.8 1,657 78.3 1,483 78.0 149 82.8
Vaginal after C-Section 30 4.7 28 4.9 2 4.1 73 3.4 64 3.4 9 5.0
Primary C-Section 65 10.3 59 10.3 2 4.1 249 11.8 230 12.1 12 6.7
Repeat C-Section 34 5.4 33 5.7 1 2.0 138 6.5 124 6.5 10 5.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 459 70.4 418 70.6 35 68.6 1,658 76.1 1,489 76.1 144 78.3
3rd Trimester 11 1.7 9 1.5 2 3.9 53 2.4 47 2.4 6 3.3
No Prenatal Care 12 1.8 10 1.7 2 3.9 48 2.2 44 2.3 4 2.2
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 187 28.9 174 29.6 11 21.6 550 25.5 507 26.1 36 19.7
Adequate 282 43.6 256 43.6 22 43.1 968 44.8 862 44.4 85 46.4
Intermediate 80 12.4 70 11.9 9 17.6 314 14.5 274 14.1 37 20.2
Inadequate 98 15.1 87 14.8 9 17.6 328 15.2 297 15.3 25 13.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 51 7.8 42 7.1 8 15.7 160 7.3 137 7.0 21 11.4
Low Birthweight Birth 26 4.0 24 4.0 2 3.9 74 3.4 67 3.4 6 3.2
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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Birth Profile for Kenai Peninsula1

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 742 100.0 667 100.0 60 100.0 2,285 100.0 2,042 100.0 206 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 3 0.4 2 0.3 1 1.7 6 0.3 5 0.2 1 0.5
15-19 85 11.5 74 11.1 10 16.7 274 12.0 243 11.9 29 14.1
20-24 203 27.4 181 27.2 19 31.7 623 27.3 545 26.7 70 34.0
25-29 192 25.9 171 25.7 14 23.3 597 26.1 535 26.2 52 25.2
30-34 169 22.8 156 23.4 12 20.0 484 21.2 437 21.4 37 18.0
35-39 71 9.6 64 9.6 4 6.7 242 10.6 223 10.9 14 6.8
40-44 18 2.4 18 2.7 0 0.0 55 2.4 50 2.5 3 1.5
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.1 2 0.1 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 34 4.6 32 4.8 2 3.3 117 5.1 95 4.7 20 9.7
Reported Smoking 155 21.0 129 19.5 25 41.7 477 20.9 383 18.8 88 42.7
Unwed 187 25.3 157 23.6 26 43.3 492 21.6 411 20.2 74 35.9
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 127 17.5 112 17.1 14 25.0 414 18.4 353 17.5 59 29.4
12 Years 287 39.5 255 38.9 28 50.0 898 40.0 790 39.3 98 48.8
12+ Years 312 43.0 289 44.1 14 25.0 934 41.6 869 43.2 44 21.9
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 702 94.6 628 94.2 59 98.3 2,133 93.3 1,894 92.8 202 98.1
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.1 3 0.1 0 0.0
Home Birth 33 4.4 32 4.8 1 1.7 124 5.4 122 6.0 2 1.0
Other Facility 2 0.3 2 0.3 0 0.0 5 0.2 4 0.2 1 0.5
Outside Alaska 5 0.7 5 0.7 0 0.0 20 0.9 19 0.9 1 0.5
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 546 76.6 488 76.1 48 81.4 1,726 78.0 1,540 77.9 161 80.5
Vaginal after C-Section 25 3.5 21 3.3 4 6.8 69 3.1 60 3.0 9 4.5
Primary C-Section 96 13.5 91 14.2 4 6.8 268 12.1 248 12.5 16 8.0
Repeat C-Section 46 6.5 41 6.4 3 5.1 149 6.7 130 6.6 14 7.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 593 80.0 529 79.4 53 88.3 1,748 77.5 1,559 77.4 164 80.0
3rd Trimester 16 2.2 15 2.3 1 1.7 62 2.7 56 2.8 6 2.9
No Prenatal Care 13 1.8 12 1.8 1 1.7 47 2.1 45 2.2 2 1.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 166 22.6 154 23.3 11 18.3 528 23.6 476 23.9 46 22.5
Adequate 361 49.0 317 48.0 32 53.3 1,037 46.4 920 46.1 95 46.6
Intermediate 106 14.4 92 13.9 14 23.3 333 14.9 291 14.6 39 19.1
Inadequate 103 14.0 98 14.8 3 5.0 337 15.1 308 15.4 24 11.8
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 43 5.8 38 5.7 5 8.3 174 7.7 155 7.7 18 8.7
Low Birthweight Birth 17 2.3 16 2.4 1 1.7 78 3.4 72 3.5 5 2.4

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: 10/27/11