Birth Profile for Kodiak Island1

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 230 100.0 145 100.0 30 100.0 665 100.0 425 100.0 101 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0
15-19 13 5.7 2 1.4 4 13.3 38 5.7 10 2.4 19 18.8
20-24 49 21.3 32 22.1 12 40.0 153 23.0 96 22.6 34 33.7
25-29 80 34.8 56 38.6 9 30.0 217 32.6 153 36.0 22 21.8
30-34 56 24.3 35 24.1 3 10.0 165 24.8 110 25.9 12 11.9
35-39 25 10.9 15 10.3 1 3.3 71 10.7 41 9.6 11 10.9
40-44 7 3.0 5 3.4 1 3.3 19 2.9 14 3.3 3 3.0
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 4 1.8 3 2.1 1 3.3 6 0.9 5 1.2 1 1.0
Reported Smoking 8 3.5 1 0.7 7 23.3 34 5.1 13 3.1 20 19.8
Unwed 64 27.8 24 16.6 18 60.0 190 28.7 73 17.3 67 66.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 14 8.7 4 3.7 8 36.4 57 9.8 23 6.0 25 27.5
12 Years 34 21.1 17 15.6 7 31.8 159 27.4 80 21.0 36 39.6
12+ Years 113 70.2 88 80.7 7 31.8 364 62.8 278 73.0 30 33.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 222 96.5 139 95.9 29 96.7 646 97.1 410 96.5 99 98.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 2 0.9 1 0.7 1 3.3 11 1.7 8 1.9 2 2.0
Other Facility 1 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 5 2.2 5 3.4 0 0.0 7 1.1 7 1.6 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 164 71.6 107 73.8 20 69.0 476 71.9 308 72.8 77 77.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 0.9 3 0.7 3 3.0
Primary C-Section 36 15.7 23 15.9 4 13.8 103 15.6 71 16.8 12 12.0
Repeat C-Section 29 12.7 15 10.3 5 17.2 77 11.6 41 9.7 8 8.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 171 75.7 113 78.5 22 78.6 490 75.2 322 77.4 74 74.7
3rd Trimester 6 2.7 5 3.5 1 3.6 16 2.5 10 2.4 2 2.0
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+ 68 30.5 42 29.6 11 40.7 182 28.1 121 29.4 24 24.5
Adequate 91 40.8 64 45.1 9 33.3 306 47.3 205 49.8 43 43.9
Intermediate 38 17.0 22 15.5 3 11.1 86 13.3 48 11.7 16 16.3
Inadequate 26 11.7 14 9.9 4 14.8 73 11.3 38 9.2 15 15.3
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 12 5.2 5 3.4 5 16.7 47 7.1 26 6.1 13 12.9
Low Birthweight Birth 9 3.9 4 2.8 2 6.7 33 5.0 15 3.5 9 8.9
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 Kodiak Island1

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 198 100.0 120 100.0 37 100.0 658 100.0 412 100.0 108 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0
15-19 10 5.1 3 2.5 6 16.2 42 6.4 13 3.2 22 20.4
20-24 41 20.7 22 18.3 11 29.7 152 23.1 92 22.3 32 29.6
25-29 63 31.8 43 35.8 7 18.9 221 33.6 149 36.2 28 25.9
30-34 53 26.8 34 28.3 6 16.2 148 22.5 101 24.5 11 10.2
35-39 27 13.6 15 12.5 6 16.2 71 10.8 44 10.7 10 9.3
40-44 4 2.0 3 2.5 1 2.7 21 3.2 11 2.7 5 4.6
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.3 1 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 2 1.0 2 1.7 0 0.0 3 0.5 2 0.5 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 6 3.0 3 2.5 3 8.1 37 5.6 15 3.7 19 17.6
Unwed 56 28.4 17 14.3 25 67.6 187 28.5 71 17.4 67 62.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 18 9.4 7 6.0 8 22.2 64 10.2 32 8.0 22 21.8
12 Years 57 29.8 26 22.2 17 47.2 187 29.8 91 22.7 43 42.6
12+ Years 116 60.7 84 71.8 11 30.6 377 60.0 278 69.3 36 35.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 192 97.0 116 96.7 36 97.3 641 97.4 397 96.4 107 99.1
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 6 3.0 4 3.3 1 2.7 12 1.8 10 2.4 1 0.9
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 0.8 5 1.2 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 136 68.7 80 66.7 30 81.1 484 74.0 305 74.8 84 77.8
Vaginal after C-Section 4 2.0 2 1.7 2 5.4 7 1.1 4 1.0 3 2.8
Primary C-Section 35 17.7 25 20.8 3 8.1 88 13.5 57 14.0 13 12.0
Repeat C-Section 23 11.6 13 10.8 2 5.4 75 11.5 42 10.3 8 7.4
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 143 74.1 89 76.7 28 75.7 487 76.6 315 79.5 75 72.1
3rd Trimester 3 1.6 1 0.9 0 0.0 13 2.0 6 1.5 1 1.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 58 30.2 36 31.3 8 21.6 169 27.0 109 28.0 23 22.1
Adequate 92 47.9 55 47.8 20 54.1 308 49.1 202 51.9 44 42.3
Intermediate 23 12.0 15 13.0 5 13.5 81 12.9 44 11.3 20 19.2
Inadequate 19 9.9 9 7.8 4 10.8 69 11.0 34 8.7 17 16.3
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 24 12.1 15 12.5 5 13.5 57 8.7 33 8.0 13 12.0
Low Birthweight Birth 17 8.6 7 5.9 4 10.8 33 5.0 14 3.4 10 9.3
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 Kodiak Island1

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 237 100.0 160 100.0 34 100.0 666 100.0 428 100.0 102 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.4 1 0.6 0 0.0 2 0.3 1 0.2 1 1.0
15-19 15 6.3 5 3.1 9 26.5 48 7.2 16 3.7 24 23.5
20-24 63 26.6 42 26.3 11 32.4 165 24.8 110 25.7 29 28.4
25-29 74 31.2 54 33.8 6 17.6 226 33.9 150 35.0 31 30.4
30-34 56 23.6 41 25.6 3 8.8 138 20.7 96 22.4 7 6.9
35-39 19 8.0 11 6.9 4 11.8 63 9.5 42 9.8 6 5.9
40-44 8 3.4 6 3.8 1 2.9 21 3.2 11 2.6 4 3.9
45+ 1 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.5 2 0.5 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.5 1 0.2 1 1.0
Reported Smoking 20 8.5 9 5.7 10 29.4 45 6.8 18 4.2 24 24.0
Unwed 70 29.8 32 20.3 24 70.6 197 29.7 84 19.8 62 60.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 25 11.0 12 7.7 9 27.3 67 10.5 35 8.4 21 21.9
12 Years 68 29.8 37 23.9 12 36.4 210 32.9 114 27.3 43 44.8
12+ Years 135 59.2 106 68.4 12 36.4 362 56.7 269 64.4 32 33.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 232 97.9 155 96.9 34 100.0 650 97.6 412 96.3 102 100.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 3 1.3 3 1.9 0 0.0 7 1.1 7 1.6 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 2 0.8 2 1.3 0 0.0 9 1.4 9 2.1 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 176 74.9 121 76.6 27 79.4 496 74.9 324 76.4 74 72.5
Vaginal after C-Section 2 0.9 1 0.6 1 2.9 5 0.8 4 0.9 1 1.0
Primary C-Section 32 13.6 23 14.6 5 14.7 94 14.2 59 13.9 18 17.6
Repeat C-Section 25 10.6 13 8.2 1 2.9 67 10.1 37 8.7 9 8.8
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 176 75.5 120 76.9 24 70.6 521 80.7 346 83.8 73 74.5
3rd Trimester 7 3.0 4 2.6 1 2.9 12 1.9 6 1.5 1 1.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 56 24.1 43 27.7 5 14.7 152 24.3 103 25.7 19 20.4
Adequate 123 53.0 86 55.5 14 41.2 307 49.1 212 52.9 32 34.4
Intermediate 25 10.8 11 7.1 8 23.5 104 16.6 56 14.0 25 26.9
Inadequate 28 12.1 15 9.7 7 20.6 62 9.9 30 7.5 17 18.3
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 11 4.6 6 3.8 3 8.8 50 7.5 28 6.5 10 9.8
Low Birthweight Birth 7 3.0 4 2.5 3 8.8 23 3.5 12 2.8 7 6.9
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 Kodiak Island1

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 223 100.0 132 100.0 37 100.0 638 100.0 392 100.0 107 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.9
15-19 17 7.6 5 3.8 7 18.9 52 8.2 16 4.1 20 18.7
20-24 48 21.5 28 21.2 10 27.0 148 23.2 95 24.2 29 27.1
25-29 84 37.7 52 39.4 15 40.5 217 34.0 141 36.0 34 31.8
30-34 39 17.5 26 19.7 2 5.4 125 19.6 80 20.4 11 10.3
35-39 25 11.2 18 13.6 0 0.0 68 10.7 44 11.2 9 8.4
40-44 9 4.0 2 1.5 3 8.1 24 3.8 13 3.3 3 2.8
45+ 1 0.4 1 0.8 0 0.0 3 0.5 3 0.8 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 8 1.3 2 0.5 4 3.8
Reported Smoking 11 5.0 3 2.3 6 16.2 42 6.6 13 3.3 25 23.8
Unwed 61 27.4 22 16.7 18 48.6 192 30.1 73 18.7 58 54.2
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 21 10.0 13 10.1 5 15.6 63 10.2 36 9.4 17 16.7
12 Years 62 29.7 28 21.7 14 43.8 225 36.5 111 28.8 55 53.9
12+ Years 126 60.3 88 68.2 13 40.6 328 53.2 238 61.8 30 29.4
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 217 97.3 126 95.5 37 100.0 625 98.0 379 96.7 107 100.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 3 1.3 3 2.3 0 0.0 6 0.9 6 1.5 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 3 1.3 3 2.3 0 0.0 7 1.1 7 1.8 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 172 77.8 104 80.0 27 73.0 478 75.2 301 77.2 77 72.0
Vaginal after C-Section 1 0.5 1 0.8 0 0.0 5 0.8 3 0.8 1 0.9
Primary C-Section 21 9.5 9 6.9 5 13.5 94 14.8 56 14.4 17 15.9
Repeat C-Section 27 12.2 16 12.3 5 13.5 59 9.3 30 7.7 12 11.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 168 80.0 106 85.5 23 69.7 531 85.6 337 88.9 86 83.5
3rd Trimester 3 1.4 1 0.8 0 0.0 10 1.6 3 0.8 1 1.0
No Prenatal Care 1 0.5 1 0.8 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 55 27.1 30 25.2 10 30.3 153 25.9 100 27.4 25 26.0
Adequate 93 45.8 61 51.3 10 30.3 264 44.7 180 49.3 24 25.0
Intermediate 33 16.3 18 15.1 7 21.2 124 21.0 63 17.3 32 33.3
Inadequate 22 10.8 10 8.4 6 18.2 50 8.5 22 6.0 15 15.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 22 9.9 12 9.1 5 13.5 68 10.7 35 8.9 12 11.2
Low Birthweight Birth 9 4.0 3 2.3 3 8.1 38 6.0 18 4.6 8 7.5
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 Kodiak Island1

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 206 100.0 136 100.0 31 100.0 625 100.0 379 100.0 97 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.5 0 0.0 1 3.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 1.0
15-19 16 7.8 6 4.4 8 25.8 57 9.1 15 4.0 20 20.6
20-24 54 26.2 40 29.4 8 25.8 139 22.2 88 23.2 26 26.8
25-29 68 33.0 44 32.4 10 32.3 208 33.3 139 36.7 25 25.8
30-34 43 20.9 29 21.3 2 6.5 124 19.8 77 20.3 11 11.3
35-39 19 9.2 13 9.6 2 6.5 74 11.8 45 11.9 13 13.4
40-44 4 1.9 3 2.2 0 0.0 20 3.2 13 3.4 1 1.0
45+ 1 0.5 1 0.7 0 0.0 2 0.3 2 0.5 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 2 1.0 1 0.8 1 3.3 11 1.8 5 1.3 5 5.2
Reported Smoking 14 6.9 6 4.4 8 27.6 44 7.1 16 4.2 25 26.3
Unwed 66 32.2 30 22.2 20 64.5 194 31.1 71 18.8 59 60.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 21 10.4 10 7.5 7 22.6 73 11.9 37 9.9 19 19.6
12 Years 80 39.6 49 36.6 17 54.8 227 37.0 111 29.8 51 52.6
12+ Years 101 50.0 75 56.0 7 22.6 313 51.1 224 60.2 27 27.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 201 97.6 131 96.3 31 100.0 614 98.2 368 97.1 97 100.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
Home Birth 1 0.5 1 0.7 0 0.0 5 0.8 5 1.3 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 4 1.9 4 2.9 0 0.0 5 0.8 5 1.3 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 148 71.8 99 72.8 20 64.5 474 75.8 292 77.0 74 76.3
Vaginal after C-Section 2 1.0 2 1.5 0 0.0 6 1.0 3 0.8 2 2.1
Primary C-Section 41 19.9 27 19.9 8 25.8 102 16.3 61 16.1 14 14.4
Repeat C-Section 15 7.3 8 5.9 3 9.7 43 6.9 23 6.1 7 7.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 177 87.2 120 90.2 26 83.9 546 88.3 338 90.4 85 88.5
3rd Trimester 2 1.0 1 0.8 0 0.0 12 1.9 5 1.3 1 1.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 41 21.6 30 23.6 4 15.4 147 24.7 103 28.2 19 21.6
Adequate 91 47.9 65 51.2 8 30.8 268 45.0 176 48.2 23 26.1
Intermediate 46 24.2 27 21.3 10 38.5 136 22.9 66 18.1 33 37.5
Inadequate 12 6.3 5 3.9 4 15.4 44 7.4 20 5.5 13 14.8
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 17 8.3 10 7.4 2 6.5 74 11.8 38 10.0 12 12.4
Low Birthweight Birth 7 3.4 5 3.7 1 3.2 45 7.2 23 6.1 7 7.2
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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Kodiak Island1

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 209 100.0 124 100.0 39 100.0 639 100.0 381 100.0 100 100.0
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 19 9.1 5 4.0 5 12.8 56 8.8 15 3.9 18 18.0
20-24 46 22.0 27 21.8 11 28.2 143 22.4 76 19.9 33 33.0
25-29 65 31.1 45 36.3 9 23.1 204 31.9 143 37.5 19 19.0
30-34 43 20.6 25 20.2 7 17.9 123 19.2 80 21.0 13 13.0
35-39 24 11.5 13 10.5 7 17.9 83 13.0 49 12.9 15 15.0
40-44 11 5.3 8 6.5 0 0.0 28 4.4 17 4.5 1 1.0
45+ 1 0.5 1 0.8 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 5 2.4 1 0.8 3 7.7 11 1.7 5 1.3 5 5.0
Reported Smoking 17 8.1 4 3.2 11 28.2 51 8.0 19 5.0 27 27.0
Unwed 65 31.1 21 16.9 20 51.3 185 29.0 64 16.8 58 58.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 21 10.2 13 10.7 5 12.8 79 12.6 40 10.8 20 20.2
12 Years 83 40.5 34 27.9 24 61.5 232 37.1 107 28.8 53 53.5
12+ Years 101 49.3 75 61.5 10 25.6 314 50.2 224 60.4 26 26.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 207 99.0 122 98.4 39 100.0 628 98.3 370 97.1 100 100.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
Home Birth 2 1.0 2 1.6 0 0.0 6 0.9 6 1.6 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 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.6 4 1.0 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 158 75.6 98 79.0 30 76.9 492 77.1 297 78.2 79 79.0
Vaginal after C-Section 2 1.0 0 0.0 1 2.6 5 0.8 2 0.5 2 2.0
Primary C-Section 32 15.3 20 16.1 4 10.3 95 14.9 50 13.2 14 14.0
Repeat C-Section 17 8.1 6 4.8 4 10.3 46 7.2 31 8.2 5 5.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 186 89.9 111 91.0 37 94.9 561 88.3 347 91.6 87 87.9
3rd Trimester 5 2.4 1 0.8 1 2.6 16 2.5 8 2.1 2 2.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 57 28.8 40 33.6 11 29.7 147 23.7 100 26.8 22 23.2
Adequate 80 40.4 54 45.4 6 16.2 272 43.8 174 46.6 24 25.3
Intermediate 45 22.7 18 15.1 15 40.5 150 24.2 76 20.4 36 37.9
Inadequate 16 8.1 7 5.9 5 13.5 52 8.4 23 6.2 13 13.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 29 13.9 13 10.5 5 12.8 74 11.6 34 8.9 14 14.0
Low Birthweight Birth 22 10.5 10 8.1 4 10.3 45 7.0 20 5.2 7 7.0
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 Kodiak Island1

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 210 100.0 119 100.0 27 100.0 642 100.0 377 100.0 97 100.0
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 22 10.5 4 3.4 7 25.9 60 9.3 23 6.1 20 20.6
20-24 39 18.6 21 17.6 7 25.9 147 22.9 75 19.9 28 28.9
25-29 75 35.7 50 42.0 6 22.2 195 30.4 134 35.5 20 20.6
30-34 38 18.1 23 19.3 2 7.4 128 19.9 83 22.0 14 14.4
35-39 31 14.8 19 16.0 4 14.8 86 13.4 49 13.0 13 13.4
40-44 5 2.4 2 1.7 1 3.7 25 3.9 13 3.4 1 1.0
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 4 1.9 3 2.5 1 3.7 6 0.9 4 1.1 2 2.1
Reported Smoking 13 6.2 6 5.0 6 22.2 58 9.0 26 6.9 27 27.8
Unwed 63 30.0 20 16.8 19 70.4 179 27.9 64 17.0 57 58.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 31 15.0 14 12.1 7 25.9 86 13.7 41 11.1 22 23.4
12 Years 64 31.1 28 24.1 10 37.0 218 34.8 105 28.5 43 45.7
12+ Years 111 53.9 74 63.8 10 37.0 323 51.5 222 60.3 29 30.9
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 206 98.1 115 96.6 27 100.0 629 98.0 365 96.8 96 99.0
Birthing Center 1 0.5 1 0.8 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
Home Birth 2 1.0 2 1.7 0 0.0 7 1.1 6 1.6 1 1.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 1 0.5 1 0.8 0 0.0 5 0.8 5 1.3 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 168 80.0 95 79.8 24 88.9 495 77.2 289 76.9 72 74.2
Vaginal after C-Section 2 1.0 1 0.8 1 3.7 5 0.8 2 0.5 2 2.1
Primary C-Section 29 13.8 14 11.8 2 7.4 91 14.2 43 11.4 20 20.6
Repeat C-Section 11 5.2 9 7.6 0 0.0 50 7.8 42 11.2 3 3.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 183 88.0 107 89.9 22 84.6 549 86.3 340 90.2 83 86.5
3rd Trimester 5 2.4 3 2.5 0 0.0 17 2.7 11 2.9 2 2.1
No Prenatal Care 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 49 23.7 33 27.7 4 16.0 123 19.8 80 21.7 18 19.4
Adequate 97 46.9 57 47.9 9 36.0 277 44.7 177 48.0 30 32.3
Intermediate 45 21.7 21 17.6 8 32.0 159 25.6 85 23.0 33 35.5
Inadequate 16 7.7 8 6.7 4 16.0 61 9.8 27 7.3 12 12.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 28 13.3 15 12.6 5 18.5 71 11.1 33 8.8 16 16.5
Low Birthweight Birth 16 7.6 8 6.7 2 7.4 43 6.7 16 4.2 9 9.3
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 Kodiak Island1

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 220 100.0 138 100.0 34 100.0 636 100.0 382 100.0 99 100.0
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 15 6.8 6 4.3 6 17.6 53 8.3 28 7.3 16 16.2
20-24 58 26.4 28 20.3 15 44.1 167 26.3 88 23.0 30 30.3
25-29 64 29.1 48 34.8 4 11.8 184 28.9 123 32.2 22 22.2
30-34 42 19.1 32 23.2 4 11.8 134 21.1 85 22.3 20 20.2
35-39 28 12.7 17 12.3 4 11.8 69 10.8 41 10.7 10 10.1
40-44 12 5.5 7 5.1 0 0.0 26 4.1 15 3.9 0 0.0
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 2 0.9 1 0.7 1 2.9 2 0.3 1 0.3 1 1.0
Reported Smoking 21 9.5 9 6.5 10 29.4 65 10.3 32 8.4 28 28.3
Unwed 57 25.9 23 16.7 19 55.9 178 28.0 64 16.8 56 56.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 27 12.6 13 9.8 8 24.2 78 12.5 37 9.9 20 20.8
12 Years 85 39.7 45 33.8 19 57.6 233 37.4 119 31.7 49 51.0
12+ Years 102 47.7 75 56.4 6 18.2 312 50.1 219 58.4 27 28.1
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 215 97.7 133 96.4 34 100.0 625 98.3 372 97.4 98 99.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 2 0.9 2 1.4 0 0.0 7 1.1 6 1.6 1 1.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 3 1.4 3 2.2 0 0.0 4 0.6 4 1.0 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 166 75.8 104 75.9 25 73.5 489 77.0 296 77.7 71 71.7
Vaginal after C-Section 1 0.5 1 0.7 0 0.0 4 0.6 2 0.5 1 1.0
Primary C-Section 34 15.5 16 11.7 8 23.5 87 13.7 40 10.5 22 22.2
Repeat C-Section 18 8.2 16 11.7 1 2.9 55 8.7 43 11.3 5 5.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 192 87.3 129 93.5 28 82.4 538 85.5 342 89.8 88 88.9
3rd Trimester 6 2.7 4 2.9 1 2.9 14 2.2 9 2.4 2 2.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 41 19.0 27 20.0 7 21.2 113 18.7 77 20.8 17 18.1
Adequate 95 44.0 63 46.7 9 27.3 259 42.8 175 47.3 31 33.0
Intermediate 60 27.8 37 27.4 13 39.4 163 26.9 89 24.1 35 37.2
Inadequate 20 9.3 8 5.9 4 12.1 70 11.6 29 7.8 11 11.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 17 7.7 6 4.3 4 11.8 64 10.1 29 7.6 13 13.1
Low Birthweight Birth 7 3.2 2 1.4 1 2.9 44 6.9 16 4.2 9 9.1
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: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Kodiak Island1

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 212 100.0 120 100.0 36 100.0 628 100.0 376 100.0 92 100.0
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 23 10.8 13 10.8 7 19.4 54 8.6 34 9.0 13 14.1
20-24 50 23.6 26 21.7 6 16.7 159 25.3 93 24.7 22 23.9
25-29 56 26.4 36 30.0 10 27.8 182 29.0 112 29.8 26 28.3
30-34 48 22.6 28 23.3 8 22.2 136 21.7 78 20.7 22 23.9
35-39 27 12.7 13 10.8 5 13.9 67 10.7 40 10.6 8 8.7
40-44 8 3.8 4 3.3 0 0.0 26 4.1 15 4.0 1 1.1
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.5 3 0.8 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 0.8 4 1.1 1 1.1
Reported Smoking 24 11.4 11 9.2 11 30.6 65 10.5 36 9.6 22 24.2
Unwed 59 27.8 21 17.5 19 52.8 169 26.9 64 17.0 46 50.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 28 13.5 14 11.8 7 20.6 69 11.3 37 10.0 14 15.6
12 Years 69 33.3 32 26.9 14 41.2 226 37.0 116 31.3 43 47.8
12+ Years 110 53.1 73 61.3 13 38.2 316 51.7 218 58.8 33 36.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 208 98.1 117 97.5 35 97.2 616 98.1 365 97.1 91 98.9
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 3 1.4 2 1.7 1 2.8 10 1.6 9 2.4 1 1.1
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 1 0.5 1 0.8 0 0.0 2 0.3 2 0.5 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 161 75.9 90 75.0 23 63.9 488 78.0 299 79.7 63 69.2
Vaginal after C-Section 2 0.9 0 0.0 1 2.8 7 1.1 3 0.8 2 2.2
Primary C-Section 28 13.2 13 10.8 10 27.8 80 12.8 41 10.9 18 19.8
Repeat C-Section 21 9.9 17 14.2 2 5.6 51 8.1 32 8.5 8 8.8
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 174 83.7 104 86.7 33 91.7 519 84.1 327 87.4 82 90.1
3rd Trimester 6 2.9 4 3.3 1 2.8 11 1.8 6 1.6 1 1.1
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.3 1 0.3 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 33 16.8 20 17.4 7 20.0 108 18.2 69 19.0 20 23.3
Adequate 85 43.1 57 49.6 12 34.3 245 41.3 169 46.6 28 32.6
Intermediate 54 27.4 27 23.5 12 34.3 166 28.0 95 26.2 29 33.7
Inadequate 25 12.7 11 9.6 4 11.4 74 12.5 30 8.3 9 10.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 26 12.3 12 10.0 7 19.4 67 10.7 31 8.3 12 13.2
Low Birthweight Birth 20 9.4 6 5.0 6 16.7 48 7.7 20 5.3 8 8.8
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: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Kodiak Island1

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 204 100.0 124 100.0 29 100.0 630 100.0 379 100.0 95 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
15-19 15 7.4 9 7.3 3 10.3 39 6.2 24 6.3 8 8.4
20-24 59 28.9 34 27.4 9 31.0 164 26.0 96 25.3 28 29.5
25-29 64 31.4 39 31.5 8 27.6 183 29.0 109 28.8 30 31.6
30-34 44 21.6 25 20.2 8 27.6 137 21.7 83 21.9 19 20.0
35-39 14 6.9 11 8.9 1 3.4 72 11.4 46 12.1 7 7.4
40-44 6 2.9 4 3.2 0 0.0 29 4.6 16 4.2 2 2.1
45+ 1 0.5 1 0.8 0 0.0 3 0.5 3 0.8 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 10 1.6 6 1.6 4 4.3
Reported Smoking 20 9.9 12 9.7 7 24.1 72 11.5 40 10.6 26 27.7
Unwed 62 30.4 20 16.1 18 62.1 171 27.1 68 17.9 42 44.2
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 23 11.4 10 8.1 5 17.2 62 10.1 30 8.0 14 14.7
12 Years 79 39.1 42 34.1 16 55.2 238 38.7 120 32.1 52 54.7
12+ Years 100 49.5 71 57.7 8 27.6 315 51.2 224 59.9 29 30.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 202 99.0 122 98.4 29 100.0 618 98.1 368 97.1 94 98.9
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 2 1.0 2 1.6 0 0.0 11 1.7 10 2.6 1 1.1
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 162 79.4 102 82.3 23 79.3 484 77.2 295 78.0 71 75.5
Vaginal after C-Section 1 0.5 1 0.8 0 0.0 13 2.1 8 2.1 3 3.2
Primary C-Section 25 12.3 11 8.9 4 13.8 78 12.4 47 12.4 9 9.6
Repeat C-Section 16 7.8 10 8.1 2 6.9 52 8.3 28 7.4 11 11.7
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 172 85.6 109 88.6 27 93.1 517 83.3 329 87.5 80 85.1
3rd Trimester 2 1.0 1 0.8 0 0.0 11 1.8 6 1.6 1 1.1
No Prenatal Care 1 0.5 1 0.8 0 0.0 2 0.3 1 0.3 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 39 20.3 30 25.0 3 11.5 114 18.8 78 21.2 17 18.9
Adequate 79 41.1 55 45.8 10 38.5 239 39.4 160 43.5 31 34.4
Intermediate 49 25.5 25 20.8 10 38.5 173 28.5 97 26.4 29 32.2
Inadequate 25 13.0 10 8.3 3 11.5 80 13.2 33 9.0 13 14.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 21 10.3 11 8.9 2 6.9 63 10.0 33 8.7 6 6.4
Low Birthweight Birth 17 8.3 8 6.5 2 6.9 44 7.0 26 6.9 2 2.1
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 Kodiak Island1

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 212 100.0 132 100.0 27 100.0 659 100.0 394 100.0 110 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
15-19 16 7.5 12 9.1 3 11.1 38 5.8 23 5.8 10 9.1
20-24 50 23.6 33 25.0 7 25.9 169 25.6 98 24.9 33 30.0
25-29 62 29.2 37 28.0 8 29.6 173 26.3 104 26.4 32 29.1
30-34 44 20.8 25 18.9 6 22.2 153 23.2 96 24.4 19 17.3
35-39 26 12.3 16 12.1 2 7.4 89 13.5 53 13.5 10 9.1
40-44 12 5.7 7 5.3 1 3.7 33 5.0 17 4.3 5 4.5
45+ 2 0.9 2 1.5 0 0.0 2 0.3 2 0.5 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 5 2.4 4 3.1 1 3.8 13 2.0 6 1.5 7 6.7
Reported Smoking 21 10.1 13 9.9 4 15.4 88 13.6 45 11.5 37 35.2
Unwed 48 22.6 23 17.4 9 33.3 164 24.9 68 17.3 41 37.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 18 8.9 13 10.1 2 7.4 72 11.2 32 8.2 16 14.5
12 Years 78 38.6 42 32.6 13 48.1 244 37.9 126 32.4 55 50.0
12+ Years 106 52.5 74 57.4 12 44.4 327 50.9 231 59.4 39 35.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 206 97.2 126 95.5 27 100.0 640 97.1 376 95.4 109 99.1
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 5 2.4 5 3.8 0 0.0 17 2.6 16 4.1 1 0.9
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 1 0.5 1 0.8 0 0.0 2 0.3 2 0.5 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 165 78.6 107 81.7 17 65.4 516 78.7 310 78.9 80 73.4
Vaginal after C-Section 4 1.9 2 1.5 1 3.8 19 2.9 12 3.1 4 3.7
Primary C-Section 27 12.9 17 13.0 4 15.4 69 10.5 45 11.5 11 10.1
Repeat C-Section 14 6.7 5 3.8 4 15.4 52 7.9 26 6.6 14 12.8
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 173 83.2 114 87.0 22 84.6 531 81.6 338 86.4 89 82.4
3rd Trimester 3 1.4 1 0.8 0 0.0 17 2.6 9 2.3 2 1.9
No Prenatal Care 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 36 17.6 19 14.8 10 40.0 113 17.6 67 17.4 24 23.1
Adequate 81 39.7 57 44.5 6 24.0 239 37.2 159 41.2 33 31.7
Intermediate 63 30.9 43 33.6 7 28.0 202 31.5 122 31.6 31 29.8
Inadequate 24 11.8 9 7.0 2 8.0 88 13.7 38 9.8 16 15.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 20 9.5 8 6.1 3 11.5 67 10.2 31 7.9 12 11.0
Low Birthweight Birth 11 5.2 6 4.6 0 0.0 39 5.9 20 5.1 3 2.8
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: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Kodiak Island1

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 214 100.0 123 100.0 39 100.0 702 100.0 401 100.0 124 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.5 1 0.8 0 0.0 2 0.3 1 0.2 1 0.8
15-19 8 3.7 3 2.4 2 5.1 50 7.1 20 5.0 14 11.3
20-24 55 25.7 29 23.6 12 30.8 176 25.1 98 24.4 34 27.4
25-29 57 26.6 33 26.8 14 35.9 182 25.9 106 26.4 37 29.8
30-34 49 22.9 33 26.8 5 12.8 154 21.9 95 23.7 21 16.9
35-39 32 15.0 19 15.4 4 10.3 99 14.1 59 14.7 11 8.9
40-44 11 5.1 5 4.1 1 2.6 38 5.4 22 5.5 5 4.0
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 5 2.3 2 1.6 3 7.7 16 2.3 5 1.3 11 9.2
Reported Smoking 31 14.5 15 12.2 15 38.5 104 14.9 50 12.5 47 39.2
Unwed 61 28.5 25 20.3 15 38.5 190 27.1 68 17.0 56 45.2
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 21 10.0 7 5.7 7 17.9 90 12.9 35 8.8 20 16.3
12 Years 81 38.4 36 29.5 23 59.0 280 40.3 135 33.8 63 51.2
12+ Years 109 51.7 79 64.8 9 23.1 325 46.8 229 57.4 40 32.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 210 98.1 120 97.6 38 97.4 680 96.9 381 95.0 122 98.4
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0
Home Birth 4 1.9 3 2.4 1 2.6 18 2.6 17 4.2 1 0.8
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.8
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.3 2 0.5 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 157 73.7 86 69.9 31 79.5 559 79.7 318 79.3 101 81.5
Vaginal after C-Section 8 3.8 5 4.1 2 5.1 26 3.7 14 3.5 3 2.4
Primary C-Section 26 12.2 19 15.4 1 2.6 63 9.0 39 9.7 10 8.1
Repeat C-Section 22 10.3 13 10.6 5 12.8 53 7.6 30 7.5 10 8.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 172 81.1 106 86.9 31 79.5 531 76.6 327 82.8 96 78.0
3rd Trimester 6 2.8 4 3.3 1 2.6 36 5.2 16 4.1 7 5.7
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.4 3 0.8 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 39 18.6 29 24.2 4 10.3 104 15.1 66 16.7 18 15.0
Adequate 79 37.6 48 40.0 15 38.5 236 34.2 152 38.4 38 31.7
Intermediate 61 29.0 29 24.2 12 30.8 210 30.4 113 28.5 38 31.7
Inadequate 31 14.8 14 11.7 8 20.5 141 20.4 65 16.4 26 21.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 22 10.3 14 11.4 1 2.6 77 11.0 38 9.5 14 11.3
Low Birthweight Birth 16 7.5 12 9.8 0 0.0 51 7.3 27 6.8 4 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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Birth Profile for Kodiak Island1

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 233 100.0 139 100.0 44 100.0 758 100.0 456 100.0 131 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.8
15-19 14 6.0 8 5.8 5 11.4 67 8.8 30 6.6 19 14.5
20-24 64 27.5 36 25.9 14 31.8 175 23.1 99 21.7 35 26.7
25-29 54 23.2 34 24.5 10 22.7 201 26.5 124 27.2 39 29.8
30-34 60 25.8 38 27.3 8 18.2 177 23.4 116 25.4 21 16.0
35-39 31 13.3 18 12.9 4 9.1 102 13.5 62 13.6 12 9.2
40-44 10 4.3 5 3.6 3 6.8 35 4.6 25 5.5 4 3.1
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 3 1.3 0 0.0 3 7.5 21 2.8 10 2.2 10 7.9
Reported Smoking 36 15.9 17 12.4 18 45.0 112 14.9 54 11.9 49 38.6
Unwed 55 23.6 20 14.4 17 38.6 197 26.0 68 14.9 66 50.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 33 14.3 12 8.7 7 15.9 99 13.2 46 10.1 19 14.7
12 Years 85 37.0 48 34.8 19 43.2 325 43.3 167 36.8 73 56.6
12+ Years 112 48.7 78 56.5 18 40.9 327 43.5 241 53.1 37 28.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 224 96.1 130 93.5 44 100.0 727 95.9 427 93.6 129 98.5
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0
Home Birth 8 3.4 8 5.8 0 0.0 21 2.8 20 4.4 1 0.8
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.3 1 0.2 1 0.8
Outside Alaska 1 0.4 1 0.7 0 0.0 7 0.9 7 1.5 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 194 83.3 117 84.2 32 72.7 604 79.8 363 79.8 107 81.7
Vaginal after C-Section 7 3.0 5 3.6 1 2.3 33 4.4 23 5.1 2 1.5
Primary C-Section 16 6.9 9 6.5 6 13.6 62 8.2 36 7.9 14 10.7
Repeat C-Section 16 6.9 8 5.8 5 11.4 58 7.7 33 7.3 8 6.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 186 80.5 118 85.5 36 83.7 571 76.2 363 80.7 104 80.6
3rd Trimester 8 3.5 4 2.9 1 2.3 35 4.7 14 3.1 8 6.2
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 0.7 4 0.9 1 0.8
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 38 16.7 19 13.8 10 25.0 104 13.9 68 15.0 18 14.2
Adequate 79 34.6 54 39.1 12 30.0 242 32.3 163 36.1 34 26.8
Intermediate 78 34.2 50 36.2 12 30.0 242 32.3 142 31.4 48 37.8
Inadequate 33 14.5 15 10.9 6 15.0 161 21.5 79 17.5 27 21.3
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 25 10.7 9 6.5 8 18.2 70 9.2 33 7.2 15 11.5
Low Birthweight Birth 12 5.2 2 1.4 3 6.8 50 6.6 22 4.9 5 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.
 
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Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Kodiak Island1

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 255 100.0 139 100.0 41 100.0 792 100.0 482 100.0 131 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.4 0 0.0 1 2.4 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.8
15-19 28 11.0 9 6.5 7 17.1 82 10.4 35 7.3 22 16.8
20-24 57 22.4 33 23.7 8 19.5 173 21.8 95 19.7 41 31.3
25-29 71 27.8 39 28.1 13 31.7 217 27.4 139 28.8 37 28.2
30-34 45 17.6 24 17.3 8 19.5 187 23.6 126 26.1 19 14.5
35-39 36 14.1 22 15.8 3 7.3 98 12.4 60 12.4 10 7.6
40-44 17 6.7 12 8.6 1 2.4 34 4.3 27 5.6 1 0.8
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 8 3.1 3 2.2 5 12.2 25 3.2 15 3.1 8 6.1
Reported Smoking 37 14.5 18 12.9 14 34.1 110 13.9 52 10.8 49 37.4
Unwed 74 29.0 23 16.5 24 58.5 208 26.3 77 16.0 67 51.1
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 36 14.2 16 11.5 6 15.0 106 13.5 46 9.6 25 19.4
12 Years 114 44.9 51 36.7 21 52.5 355 45.2 180 37.4 80 62.0
12+ Years 104 40.9 72 51.8 13 32.5 325 41.3 255 53.0 24 18.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 246 96.5 131 94.2 40 97.6 756 95.5 453 94.0 128 97.7
Birthing Center 1 0.4 1 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0
Home Birth 6 2.4 6 4.3 0 0.0 15 1.9 14 2.9 1 0.8
Other Facility 1 0.4 0 0.0 1 2.4 11 1.4 6 1.2 2 1.5
Outside Alaska 1 0.4 1 0.7 0 0.0 9 1.1 8 1.7 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 208 81.6 115 82.7 38 92.7 629 79.6 379 78.8 114 87.0
Vaginal after C-Section 11 4.3 4 2.9 0 0.0 38 4.8 26 5.4 3 2.3
Primary C-Section 21 8.2 11 7.9 3 7.3 69 8.7 43 8.9 10 7.6
Repeat C-Section 15 5.9 9 6.5 0 0.0 54 6.8 33 6.9 4 3.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 173 69.2 103 76.3 29 70.7 592 76.0 385 81.1 102 79.1
3rd Trimester 22 8.8 8 5.9 5 12.2 37 4.7 16 3.4 8 6.2
No Prenatal Care 3 1.2 3 2.2 0 0.0 10 1.3 7 1.5 2 1.5
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 27 10.7 18 13.0 4 9.8 103 13.1 73 15.2 15 11.5
Adequate 78 30.8 50 36.2 11 26.8 262 33.3 174 36.3 40 30.5
Intermediate 71 28.1 34 24.6 14 34.1 249 31.7 145 30.3 49 37.4
Inadequate 77 30.4 36 26.1 12 29.3 172 21.9 87 18.2 27 20.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 30 11.8 15 10.8 5 12.2 68 8.6 35 7.3 14 10.7
Low Birthweight Birth 23 9.1 13 9.4 1 2.5 56 7.1 26 5.5 7 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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Kodiak Island1

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 270 100.0 178 100.0 46 100.0 805 100.0 508 100.0 143 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.7
15-19 25 9.3 13 7.3 7 15.2 76 9.4 34 6.7 24 16.8
20-24 54 20.0 30 16.9 13 28.3 183 22.7 106 20.9 46 32.2
25-29 76 28.1 51 28.7 16 34.8 228 28.3 151 29.7 40 28.0
30-34 72 26.7 54 30.3 5 10.9 207 25.7 142 28.0 22 15.4
35-39 35 13.0 22 12.4 5 10.9 86 10.7 57 11.2 9 6.3
40-44 8 3.0 8 4.5 0 0.0 24 3.0 18 3.5 1 0.7
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 10 3.7 7 4.0 2 4.3 31 3.9 14 2.8 15 10.5
Reported Smoking 39 14.5 19 10.7 17 37.0 118 14.7 53 10.5 61 42.7
Unwed 68 25.2 25 14.0 25 54.3 202 25.1 86 16.9 68 47.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 30 11.2 18 10.2 6 13.3 115 14.4 57 11.3 32 22.7
12 Years 126 47.2 68 38.4 33 73.3 354 44.4 187 37.0 87 61.7
12+ Years 111 41.6 91 51.4 6 13.3 329 41.2 262 51.8 22 15.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 257 95.2 166 93.3 45 97.8 766 95.2 476 93.7 140 97.9
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 7 2.6 6 3.4 1 2.2 13 1.6 11 2.2 2 1.4
Other Facility 1 0.4 1 0.6 0 0.0 18 2.2 14 2.8 1 0.7
Outside Alaska 5 1.9 5 2.8 0 0.0 8 1.0 7 1.4 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 202 75.1 131 74.0 37 80.4 625 77.9 384 75.9 121 84.6
Vaginal after C-Section 15 5.6 14 7.9 1 2.2 38 4.7 31 6.1 4 2.8
Primary C-Section 25 9.3 16 9.0 5 10.9 75 9.4 48 9.5 12 8.4
Repeat C-Section 27 10.0 16 9.0 3 6.5 64 8.0 43 8.5 6 4.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 212 79.1 142 80.2 39 86.7 613 77.2 410 81.5 110 78.0
3rd Trimester 5 1.9 2 1.1 2 4.4 26 3.3 12 2.4 8 5.7
No Prenatal Care 2 0.7 1 0.6 1 2.2 9 1.1 5 1.0 2 1.4
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 39 14.6 31 17.6 4 8.7 110 13.8 78 15.5 18 12.6
Adequate 85 31.7 59 33.5 11 23.9 278 34.8 186 37.0 47 32.9
Intermediate 93 34.7 58 33.0 22 47.8 252 31.6 160 31.8 48 33.6
Inadequate 51 19.0 28 15.9 9 19.6 158 19.8 79 15.7 30 21.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 15 5.6 9 5.1 2 4.3 76 9.5 35 6.9 19 13.3
Low Birthweight Birth 15 5.6 7 4.0 1 2.2 47 5.9 20 4.0 8 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 Kodiak Island1

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 267 100.0 165 100.0 44 100.0 809 100.0 504 100.0 143 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.7
15-19 29 10.9 13 7.9 8 18.2 67 8.3 27 5.4 23 16.1
20-24 62 23.2 32 19.4 20 45.5 184 22.7 104 20.6 50 35.0
25-29 70 26.2 49 29.7 8 18.2 242 29.9 163 32.3 36 25.2
30-34 70 26.2 48 29.1 6 13.6 201 24.8 130 25.8 26 18.2
35-39 27 10.1 16 9.7 2 4.5 91 11.2 66 13.1 5 3.5
40-44 9 3.4 7 4.2 0 0.0 21 2.6 14 2.8 1 0.7
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.7
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 7 2.6 5 3.0 1 2.3 35 4.4 11 2.2 22 15.4
Reported Smoking 34 12.8 15 9.1 18 40.9 116 14.4 50 10.0 64 44.8
Unwed 66 24.8 29 17.6 18 40.9 207 25.7 95 18.9 63 44.1
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 40 15.1 12 7.3 13 29.5 133 16.6 66 13.2 34 24.1
12 Years 115 43.4 61 37.0 26 59.1 323 40.3 174 34.7 78 55.3
12+ Years 110 41.5 92 55.8 5 11.4 346 43.1 261 52.1 29 20.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 253 94.8 156 94.5 43 97.7 773 95.6 474 94.0 141 98.6
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 2 0.7 2 1.2 0 0.0 13 1.6 12 2.4 1 0.7
Other Facility 9 3.4 5 3.0 1 2.3 18 2.2 14 2.8 1 0.7
Outside Alaska 3 1.1 2 1.2 0 0.0 5 0.6 4 0.8 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 219 82.3 133 80.6 39 88.6 647 80.3 396 78.9 122 85.3
Vaginal after C-Section 12 4.5 8 4.8 2 4.5 34 4.2 25 5.0 5 3.5
Primary C-Section 23 8.6 16 9.7 2 4.5 71 8.8 46 9.2 9 6.3
Repeat C-Section 12 4.5 8 4.8 1 2.3 54 6.7 35 7.0 7 4.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 207 79.3 140 85.9 34 79.1 606 76.1 404 81.3 105 74.5
3rd Trimester 10 3.8 6 3.7 1 2.3 28 3.5 15 3.0 8 5.7
No Prenatal Care 5 1.9 3 1.8 1 2.3 10 1.2 7 1.4 1 0.7
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 37 14.0 24 14.5 7 15.9 129 16.1 85 17.0 25 17.6
Adequate 99 37.4 65 39.4 18 40.9 298 37.2 203 40.7 47 33.1
Intermediate 85 32.1 53 32.1 13 29.5 222 27.7 137 27.5 37 26.1
Inadequate 44 16.6 23 13.9 6 13.6 152 19.0 74 14.8 33 23.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 23 8.6 11 6.7 7 15.9 94 11.7 45 9.0 25 17.5
Low Birthweight Birth 18 6.8 6 3.7 5 11.4 49 6.1 23 4.6 13 9.1
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 Kodiak Island1

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 268 100.0 165 100.0 53 100.0 813 100.0 523 100.0 132 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.4 0 0.0 1 1.9 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.8
15-19 22 8.2 8 4.8 9 17.0 63 7.7 26 5.0 22 16.7
20-24 67 25.0 44 26.7 13 24.5 189 23.2 111 21.2 37 28.0
25-29 82 30.6 51 30.9 16 30.2 239 29.4 165 31.5 33 25.0
30-34 65 24.3 40 24.2 11 20.8 204 25.1 138 26.4 27 20.5
35-39 24 9.0 19 11.5 2 3.8 99 12.2 73 14.0 10 7.6
40-44 7 2.6 3 1.8 1 1.9 16 2.0 10 1.9 1 0.8
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.8
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 14 5.3 2 1.2 12 22.6 53 6.6 24 4.6 27 20.5
Reported Smoking 45 16.9 19 11.7 26 49.1 116 14.3 53 10.2 62 47.0
Unwed 68 25.4 32 19.4 25 47.2 213 26.2 96 18.4 63 47.7
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 45 16.9 27 16.5 13 25.0 143 17.8 81 15.6 31 23.8
12 Years 113 42.5 58 35.4 28 53.8 294 36.5 162 31.2 66 50.8
12+ Years 108 40.6 79 48.2 11 21.2 368 45.7 276 53.2 33 25.4
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 256 95.5 154 93.3 52 98.1 776 95.4 488 93.3 131 99.2
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 4 1.5 3 1.8 1 1.9 18 2.2 17 3.3 1 0.8
Other Facility 8 3.0 8 4.8 0 0.0 16 2.0 16 3.1 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.4 2 0.4 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 204 76.4 120 73.2 45 84.9 643 79.4 410 78.7 111 84.7
Vaginal after C-Section 11 4.1 9 5.5 1 1.9 30 3.7 23 4.4 3 2.3
Primary C-Section 27 10.1 16 9.8 5 9.4 80 9.9 50 9.6 9 6.9
Repeat C-Section 25 9.4 19 11.6 2 3.8 57 7.0 38 7.3 8 6.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 194 73.2 128 78.5 37 69.8 601 74.6 410 79.2 99 75.6
3rd Trimester 11 4.2 4 2.5 5 9.4 27 3.3 13 2.5 8 6.1
No Prenatal Care 2 0.8 1 0.6 0 0.0 10 1.2 8 1.5 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 34 12.8 23 14.2 7 13.2 124 15.4 78 15.1 26 19.8
Adequate 94 35.5 62 38.3 18 34.0 307 38.0 226 43.6 36 27.5
Intermediate 74 27.9 49 30.2 13 24.5 212 26.3 134 25.9 37 28.2
Inadequate 63 23.8 28 17.3 15 28.3 164 20.3 80 15.4 32 24.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 38 14.2 15 9.1 10 18.9 96 11.9 47 9.0 23 17.4
Low Birthweight Birth 14 5.2 7 4.3 2 3.8 42 5.2 22 4.2 13 9.8
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: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Kodiak Island1

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 274 100.0 174 100.0 46 100.0 830 100.0 547 100.0 115 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0
15-19 16 5.8 6 3.4 6 13.0 64 7.7 30 5.5 20 17.4
20-24 55 20.1 28 16.1 17 37.0 194 23.4 109 19.9 41 35.7
25-29 90 32.8 63 36.2 12 26.1 238 28.7 173 31.6 24 20.9
30-34 66 24.1 42 24.1 9 19.6 211 25.4 148 27.1 20 17.4
35-39 40 14.6 31 17.8 1 2.2 104 12.5 75 13.7 9 7.8
40-44 5 1.8 4 2.3 0 0.0 16 1.9 11 2.0 0 0.0
45+ 2 0.7 0 0.0 1 2.2 2 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.9
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 14 5.1 4 2.3 9 19.6 62 7.5 38 7.0 20 17.4
Reported Smoking 37 13.6 16 9.2 20 43.5 113 13.6 60 11.0 49 42.6
Unwed 73 26.7 34 19.7 20 43.5 211 25.5 94 17.2 58 50.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 48 17.7 27 15.7 8 17.8 137 16.7 74 13.7 28 24.6
12 Years 95 35.1 55 32.0 24 53.3 297 36.2 178 32.9 57 50.0
12+ Years 128 47.2 90 52.3 13 28.9 387 47.1 289 53.4 29 25.4
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 264 96.4 164 94.3 46 100.0 776 93.5 498 91.0 112 97.4
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0
Home Birth 7 2.6 7 4.0 0 0.0 30 3.6 29 5.3 1 0.9
Other Facility 1 0.4 1 0.6 0 0.0 15 1.8 12 2.2 2 1.7
Outside Alaska 2 0.7 2 1.1 0 0.0 8 1.0 7 1.3 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 224 82.1 143 82.7 38 82.6 666 80.4 436 79.9 98 86.0
Vaginal after C-Section 11 4.0 8 4.6 2 4.3 31 3.7 22 4.0 4 3.5
Primary C-Section 21 7.7 14 8.1 2 4.3 86 10.4 61 11.2 6 5.3
Repeat C-Section 17 6.2 8 4.6 4 8.7 45 5.4 27 4.9 6 5.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 205 75.9 136 79.5 34 75.6 610 73.8 430 79.0 89 78.1
3rd Trimester 7 2.6 5 2.9 2 4.4 33 4.0 20 3.7 4 3.5
No Prenatal Care 3 1.1 3 1.7 0 0.0 13 1.6 9 1.7 1 0.9
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 58 21.4 38 22.1 11 24.4 147 17.8 97 17.8 27 23.7
Adequate 105 38.7 76 44.2 11 24.4 305 36.9 235 43.2 28 24.6
Intermediate 63 23.2 35 20.3 11 24.4 209 25.3 131 24.1 36 31.6
Inadequate 45 16.6 23 13.4 12 26.7 165 20.0 81 14.9 23 20.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 33 12.1 19 11.0 8 17.4 85 10.3 42 7.7 16 13.9
Low Birthweight Birth 17 6.2 10 5.8 6 13.0 42 5.1 24 4.4 11 9.6
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 Kodiak Island1

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 271 100.0 184 100.0 33 100.0 829 100.0 554 100.0 114 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0
15-19 25 9.2 12 6.5 7 21.2 71 8.6 37 6.7 22 19.3
20-24 67 24.7 39 21.2 7 21.2 218 26.3 123 22.2 44 38.6
25-29 67 24.7 51 27.7 5 15.2 227 27.4 173 31.2 19 16.7
30-34 73 26.9 56 30.4 7 21.2 209 25.2 147 26.5 19 16.7
35-39 35 12.9 23 12.5 7 21.2 85 10.3 60 10.8 10 8.8
40-44 4 1.5 3 1.6 0 0.0 18 2.2 13 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 25 9.3 18 9.8 6 18.2 74 9.0 46 8.4 25 21.9
Reported Smoking 34 12.5 18 9.8 16 48.5 131 15.9 81 14.6 45 39.5
Unwed 72 26.6 30 16.3 18 54.5 210 25.4 96 17.3 60 52.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 50 18.7 27 14.8 10 30.3 126 15.3 61 11.1 32 28.3
12 Years 86 32.1 49 26.8 14 42.4 316 38.5 197 35.8 53 46.9
12+ Years 132 49.3 107 58.5 9 27.3 379 46.2 292 53.1 28 24.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 256 94.5 170 92.4 33 100.0 766 92.4 500 90.3 110 96.5
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.2 2 0.4 0 0.0
Home Birth 7 2.6 7 3.8 0 0.0 34 4.1 32 5.8 2 1.8
Other Facility 7 2.6 7 3.8 0 0.0 17 2.1 13 2.3 2 1.8
Outside Alaska 1 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 10 1.2 7 1.3 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 215 79.6 147 79.9 28 87.5 665 80.7 440 79.7 97 85.8
Vaginal after C-Section 8 3.0 6 3.3 0 0.0 32 3.9 24 4.3 4 3.5
Primary C-Section 32 11.9 20 10.9 2 6.3 85 10.3 62 11.2 8 7.1
Repeat C-Section 15 5.6 11 6.0 2 6.3 42 5.1 26 4.7 4 3.5
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 202 74.5 146 79.3 28 84.8 610 73.8 432 78.0 94 82.5
3rd Trimester 9 3.3 4 2.2 1 3.0 40 4.8 22 4.0 3 2.6
No Prenatal Care 5 1.8 4 2.2 0 0.0 14 1.7 8 1.4 1 0.9
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 32 11.8 17 9.2 8 24.2 137 16.6 91 16.5 26 22.8
Adequate 108 39.9 88 47.8 7 21.2 299 36.2 235 42.6 30 26.3
Intermediate 75 27.7 50 27.2 13 39.4 207 25.1 134 24.3 39 34.2
Inadequate 56 20.7 29 15.8 5 15.2 182 22.1 92 16.7 19 16.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 25 9.3 13 7.1 5 15.2 84 10.2 38 6.9 16 14.0
Low Birthweight Birth 11 4.1 5 2.7 5 15.2 41 5.0 24 4.3 7 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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Kodiak Island1

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 285 100.0 189 100.0 36 100.0 871 100.0 589 100.0 128 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.4 1 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0
15-19 23 8.1 12 6.3 7 19.4 62 7.1 33 5.6 21 16.4
20-24 72 25.3 42 22.2 17 47.2 233 26.8 133 22.6 56 43.8
25-29 81 28.4 59 31.2 7 19.4 248 28.5 189 32.1 25 19.5
30-34 72 25.3 50 26.5 4 11.1 215 24.7 150 25.5 18 14.1
35-39 29 10.2 21 11.1 1 2.8 93 10.7 69 11.7 7 5.5
40-44 7 2.5 4 2.1 0 0.0 19 2.2 14 2.4 1 0.8
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 23 8.2 16 8.6 5 13.9 80 9.3 48 8.2 29 22.7
Reported Smoking 42 14.7 26 13.8 13 36.1 161 18.6 99 16.9 52 40.6
Unwed 66 23.2 30 15.9 20 55.6 201 23.1 101 17.1 57 44.5
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 39 13.8 20 10.8 10 27.8 99 11.5 47 8.0 28 22.0
12 Years 116 41.1 74 39.8 19 52.8 355 41.2 217 37.2 73 57.5
12+ Years 127 45.0 92 49.5 7 19.4 408 47.3 320 54.8 26 20.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 256 89.8 164 86.8 33 91.7 797 91.5 524 89.0 124 96.9
Birthing Center 1 0.4 1 0.5 0 0.0 2 0.2 2 0.3 0 0.0
Home Birth 16 5.6 15 7.9 1 2.8 43 4.9 41 7.0 2 1.6
Other Facility 7 2.5 4 2.1 2 5.6 13 1.5 9 1.5 2 1.6
Outside Alaska 5 1.8 5 2.6 0 0.0 16 1.8 13 2.2 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 227 79.6 146 77.2 32 88.9 684 79.2 450 77.1 106 82.8
Vaginal after C-Section 12 4.2 8 4.2 2 5.6 36 4.2 28 4.8 4 3.1
Primary C-Section 33 11.6 27 14.3 2 5.6 95 11.0 74 12.7 13 10.2
Repeat C-Section 13 4.6 8 4.2 0 0.0 49 5.7 32 5.5 5 3.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 203 71.2 148 78.3 27 75.0 654 75.4 473 80.4 104 81.3
3rd Trimester 17 6.0 11 5.8 1 2.8 46 5.3 23 3.9 2 1.6
No Prenatal Care 5 1.8 2 1.1 1 2.8 15 1.7 9 1.5 1 0.8
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 57 20.1 42 22.3 8 22.2 177 20.5 124 21.2 30 23.4
Adequate 92 32.4 71 37.8 10 27.8 319 36.9 250 42.7 41 32.0
Intermediate 71 25.0 46 24.5 12 33.3 182 21.1 117 20.0 37 28.9
Inadequate 64 22.5 29 15.4 6 16.7 186 21.5 94 16.1 20 15.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 27 9.5 10 5.3 3 8.3 77 8.9 35 6.0 15 11.7
Low Birthweight Birth 14 4.9 9 4.8 0 0.0 45 5.2 29 4.9 3 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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Kodiak Island1

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 273 100.0 181 100.0 45 100.0 923 100.0 617 100.0 156 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.6
15-19 23 8.4 13 7.2 8 17.8 57 6.2 33 5.3 20 12.8
20-24 79 28.9 42 23.2 20 44.4 250 27.1 141 22.9 61 39.1
25-29 79 28.9 63 34.8 7 15.6 269 29.1 201 32.6 34 21.8
30-34 64 23.4 41 22.7 8 17.8 220 23.8 152 24.6 25 16.0
35-39 21 7.7 16 8.8 2 4.4 105 11.4 75 12.2 13 8.3
40-44 7 2.6 6 3.3 0 0.0 20 2.2 14 2.3 2 1.3
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 26 9.6 12 6.7 14 31.1 89 9.8 47 7.7 40 26.1
Reported Smoking 55 20.4 37 20.6 16 35.6 198 21.7 118 19.2 68 44.4
Unwed 72 26.6 36 19.9 22 48.9 207 22.5 103 16.7 63 40.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 37 13.7 14 7.7 12 27.3 103 11.4 52 8.5 33 22.0
12 Years 114 42.1 74 40.9 20 45.5 387 42.9 229 37.4 89 59.3
12+ Years 120 44.3 93 51.4 12 27.3 412 45.7 331 54.1 28 18.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 254 93.0 166 91.7 44 97.8 862 93.4 563 91.2 153 98.1
Birthing Center 1 0.4 1 0.6 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0
Home Birth 11 4.0 10 5.5 1 2.2 41 4.4 39 6.3 2 1.3
Other Facility 3 1.1 2 1.1 0 0.0 6 0.7 5 0.8 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 4 1.5 2 1.1 0 0.0 13 1.4 9 1.5 1 0.6
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 223 82.9 147 82.1 37 82.2 730 80.0 482 79.1 129 82.7
Vaginal after C-Section 12 4.5 10 5.6 2 4.4 37 4.1 29 4.8 5 3.2
Primary C-Section 20 7.4 15 8.4 4 8.9 88 9.6 65 10.7 13 8.3
Repeat C-Section 14 5.2 7 3.9 2 4.4 57 6.3 33 5.4 9 5.8
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 205 75.6 138 76.2 39 86.7 718 78.6 512 83.1 125 81.7
3rd Trimester 14 5.2 7 3.9 1 2.2 38 4.2 16 2.6 4 2.6
No Prenatal Care 4 1.5 2 1.1 0 0.0 11 1.2 8 1.3 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 48 17.8 32 17.8 10 22.2 189 20.9 129 21.1 34 22.5
Adequate 99 36.7 76 42.2 13 28.9 346 38.2 267 43.8 54 35.8
Intermediate 61 22.6 38 21.1 14 31.1 191 21.1 121 19.8 39 25.8
Inadequate 62 23.0 34 18.9 8 17.8 180 19.9 93 15.2 24 15.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 32 11.8 15 8.3 8 17.8 79 8.6 39 6.3 16 10.3
Low Birthweight Birth 16 5.9 10 5.5 2 4.4 39 4.2 24 3.9 5 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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15