Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 71 100.0 20 100.0 48 100.0 226 100.0 86 100.0 130 100.0
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 6 8.5 0 0.0 6 12.5 18 8.0 2 2.3 15 11.5
20-24 29 40.8 3 15.0 23 47.9 75 33.2 22 25.6 47 36.2
25-29 18 25.4 9 45.0 9 18.8 61 27.0 28 32.6 32 24.6
30-34 10 14.1 5 25.0 5 10.4 45 19.9 21 24.4 23 17.7
35-39 7 9.9 3 15.0 4 8.3 21 9.3 12 14.0 9 6.9
40-44 1 1.4 0 0.0 1 2.1 6 2.7 1 1.2 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 1 1.5 0 0.0 1 2.2 3 1.5 0 0.0 3 2.5
Reported Smoking 11 15.5 5 25.0 6 12.5 37 16.4 12 14.0 23 17.7
Unwed 44 62.0 7 35.0 35 72.9 121 53.5 30 34.9 84 64.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 5 12.2 0 0.0 4 16.0 29 15.0 11 13.9 16 15.2
12 Years 20 48.8 4 28.6 15 60.0 96 49.7 28 35.4 64 61.0
12+ Years 16 39.0 10 71.4 6 24.0 68 35.2 40 50.6 25 23.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 64 90.1 17 85.0 44 91.7 202 89.4 74 86.0 118 90.8
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.4 1 1.2 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.9 2 2.3 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 1.4 0 0.0 1 2.1 1 0.4 0 0.0 1 0.8
Outside Alaska 6 8.5 3 15.0 3 6.3 20 8.8 9 10.5 11 8.5
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 52 73.2 14 70.0 35 72.9 166 73.8 60 69.8 97 75.2
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.9 1 1.2 1 0.8
Primary C-Section 9 12.7 3 15.0 6 12.5 26 11.6 9 10.5 16 12.4
Repeat C-Section 10 14.1 3 15.0 7 14.6 31 13.8 16 18.6 15 11.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 54 79.4 15 78.9 36 78.3 173 79.0 69 81.2 95 76.6
3rd Trimester 3 4.4 0 0.0 3 6.5 6 2.7 0 0.0 6 4.8
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+ 10 14.9 2 10.5 8 17.8 25 11.6 8 9.5 16 13.1
Adequate 21 31.3 5 26.3 14 31.1 64 29.6 23 27.4 37 30.3
Intermediate 25 37.3 10 52.6 14 31.1 91 42.1 41 48.8 46 37.7
Inadequate 11 16.4 2 10.5 9 20.0 36 16.7 12 14.3 23 18.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 6 8.5 1 5.0 5 10.4 22 9.7 8 9.3 13 10.0
Low Birthweight Birth 1 1.4 0 0.0 1 2.1 10 4.4 5 5.8 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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 84 100.0 37 100.0 45 100.0 231 100.0 92 100.0 130 100.0
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 4 4.8 1 2.7 3 6.7 22 9.5 6 6.5 15 11.5
20-24 22 26.2 11 29.7 10 22.2 74 32.0 27 29.3 43 33.1
25-29 31 36.9 15 40.5 15 33.3 63 27.3 23 25.0 38 29.2
30-34 17 20.2 6 16.2 11 24.4 45 19.5 22 23.9 22 16.9
35-39 6 7.1 3 8.1 3 6.7 21 9.1 12 13.0 9 6.9
40-44 4 4.8 1 2.7 3 6.7 6 2.6 2 2.2 3 2.3
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 2 2.5 0 0.0 2 4.8 4 1.9 1 1.2 3 2.5
Reported Smoking 18 21.4 5 13.5 12 26.7 35 15.2 10 10.9 23 17.8
Unwed 36 42.9 12 32.4 22 48.9 124 53.7 36 39.1 83 63.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 14 16.9 8 22.2 6 13.3 37 16.4 16 17.6 20 15.9
12 Years 43 51.8 12 33.3 29 64.4 111 49.1 34 37.4 73 57.9
12+ Years 26 31.3 16 44.4 10 22.2 78 34.5 41 45.1 33 26.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 77 91.7 33 89.2 42 93.3 207 89.6 82 89.1 117 90.0
Birthing Center 1 1.2 1 2.7 0 0.0 1 0.4 1 1.1 0 0.0
Home Birth 2 2.4 2 5.4 0 0.0 2 0.9 2 2.2 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.3 0 0.0 2 1.5
Outside Alaska 4 4.8 1 2.7 3 6.7 18 7.8 7 7.6 11 8.5
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 58 69.9 24 64.9 32 72.7 177 78.7 67 74.4 103 81.1
Vaginal after C-Section 2 2.4 1 2.7 1 2.3 2 0.9 1 1.1 1 0.8
Primary C-Section 8 9.6 3 8.1 5 11.4 22 9.8 8 8.9 13 10.2
Repeat C-Section 15 18.1 9 24.3 6 13.6 24 10.7 14 15.6 10 7.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 67 80.7 30 81.1 35 79.5 176 79.6 77 84.6 92 75.4
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 2.7 0 0.0 6 4.9
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.8
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 7 8.5 2 5.6 5 11.4 17 7.7 7 7.8 9 7.4
Adequate 24 29.3 10 27.8 13 29.5 66 30.0 25 27.8 39 32.0
Intermediate 40 48.8 20 55.6 19 43.2 100 45.5 47 52.2 49 40.2
Inadequate 11 13.4 4 11.1 7 15.9 37 16.8 11 12.2 25 20.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 7 8.3 2 5.4 5 11.1 22 9.6 7 7.6 14 10.8
Low Birthweight Birth 4 4.8 1 2.7 3 6.7 12 5.2 5 5.4 6 4.6
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 Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 71 100.0 29 100.0 37 100.0 219 100.0 80 100.0 129 100.0
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 8 11.3 1 3.4 6 16.2 27 12.3 7 8.8 19 14.7
20-24 24 33.8 8 27.6 14 37.8 73 33.3 22 27.5 47 36.4
25-29 12 16.9 4 13.8 8 21.6 52 23.7 15 18.8 35 27.1
30-34 18 25.4 10 34.5 7 18.9 45 20.5 24 30.0 19 14.7
35-39 8 11.3 6 20.7 2 5.4 18 8.2 10 12.5 8 6.2
40-44 1 1.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 1.8 2 2.5 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 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.0 1 1.4 1 0.8
Reported Smoking 8 11.3 2 6.9 5 13.5 25 11.5 8 10.0 16 12.5
Unwed 41 57.7 11 37.9 27 73.0 126 57.5 33 41.3 89 69.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 10 14.5 3 10.3 6 17.1 35 16.4 10 12.7 24 19.2
12 Years 33 47.8 12 41.4 20 57.1 99 46.5 29 36.7 67 53.6
12+ Years 26 37.7 14 48.3 9 25.7 79 37.1 40 50.6 34 27.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 61 85.9 24 82.8 32 86.5 196 89.5 69 86.3 118 91.5
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.9 2 2.5 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 1.8 0 0.0 3 2.3
Outside Alaska 10 14.1 5 17.2 5 13.5 17 7.8 9 11.3 8 6.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 56 78.9 22 75.9 30 81.1 175 82.5 62 79.5 105 84.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 9 12.7 3 10.3 5 13.5 21 9.9 8 10.3 12 9.6
Repeat C-Section 6 8.5 4 13.8 2 5.4 16 7.5 8 10.3 8 6.4
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 52 76.5 24 82.8 24 70.6 158 75.2 63 79.7 88 72.1
3rd Trimester 3 4.4 0 0.0 3 8.8 8 3.8 1 1.3 7 5.7
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.8
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 8 11.9 4 13.8 3 9.1 15 7.1 7 8.9 7 5.7
Adequate 19 28.4 8 27.6 10 30.3 71 33.8 29 36.7 39 32.0
Intermediate 26 38.8 11 37.9 13 39.4 81 38.6 32 40.5 46 37.7
Inadequate 14 20.9 6 20.7 7 21.2 43 20.5 11 13.9 30 24.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 9 12.7 5 17.2 3 8.1 25 11.5 8 10.0 15 11.6
Low Birthweight Birth 5 7.0 4 13.8 1 2.7 14 6.4 7 8.8 5 3.9
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 Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 76 100.0 26 100.0 48 100.0 228 100.0 79 100.0 140 100.0
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 10 13.2 4 15.4 6 12.5 30 13.2 8 10.1 22 15.7
20-24 28 36.8 8 30.8 19 39.6 78 34.2 24 30.4 50 35.7
25-29 20 26.3 4 15.4 15 31.3 60 26.3 20 25.3 37 26.4
30-34 10 13.2 6 23.1 4 8.3 36 15.8 17 21.5 18 12.9
35-39 7 9.2 3 11.5 4 8.3 19 8.3 8 10.1 11 7.9
40-44 1 1.3 1 3.8 0 0.0 5 2.2 2 2.5 2 1.4
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 2 2.8 1 4.0 1 2.2 2 0.9 1 1.4 1 0.7
Reported Smoking 9 12.0 3 11.5 6 12.8 23 10.1 9 11.4 14 10.1
Unwed 47 61.8 13 50.0 34 70.8 135 59.2 37 46.8 94 67.1
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 13 17.6 5 19.2 8 17.4 37 16.5 9 11.5 26 18.8
12 Years 35 47.3 10 38.5 24 52.2 108 48.2 32 41.0 73 52.9
12+ Years 26 35.1 11 42.3 14 30.4 79 35.3 37 47.4 39 28.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 69 90.8 25 96.2 43 89.6 210 92.1 69 87.3 134 95.7
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.9 2 2.5 0 0.0
Other Facility 3 3.9 0 0.0 2 4.2 4 1.8 0 0.0 3 2.1
Outside Alaska 4 5.3 1 3.8 3 6.3 12 5.3 8 10.1 3 2.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 63 88.7 21 87.5 41 89.1 189 86.3 65 85.5 118 86.8
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 5 7.0 2 8.3 3 6.5 16 7.3 6 7.9 9 6.6
Repeat C-Section 3 4.2 1 4.2 2 4.3 14 6.4 5 6.6 9 6.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 57 81.4 23 92.0 33 75.0 165 75.0 60 78.9 99 72.8
3rd Trimester 3 4.3 0 0.0 3 6.8 7 3.2 2 2.6 4 2.9
No Prenatal Care 1 1.4 0 0.0 1 2.2 1 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.7
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 2 2.8 1 4.0 1 2.2 16 7.2 6 7.9 10 7.3
Adequate 23 32.4 7 28.0 16 35.6 95 43.0 37 48.7 55 40.1
Intermediate 34 47.9 16 64.0 17 37.8 71 32.1 27 35.5 41 29.9
Inadequate 12 16.9 1 4.0 11 24.4 39 17.6 6 7.9 31 22.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 6 8.0 0 0.0 6 12.5 26 11.5 5 6.3 19 13.6
Low Birthweight Birth 3 3.9 0 0.0 2 4.2 13 5.7 5 6.3 5 3.6
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 72 100.0 25 100.0 44 100.0 219 100.0 81 100.0 130 100.0
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 9 12.5 2 8.0 7 15.9 29 13.2 7 8.6 22 16.9
20-24 21 29.2 6 24.0 14 31.8 77 35.2 25 30.9 49 37.7
25-29 20 27.8 7 28.0 12 27.3 54 24.7 26 32.1 26 20.0
30-34 17 23.6 8 32.0 8 18.2 35 16.0 15 18.5 19 14.6
35-39 3 4.2 1 4.0 2 4.5 19 8.7 6 7.4 12 9.2
40-44 2 2.8 1 4.0 1 2.3 5 2.3 2 2.5 2 1.5
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 8 11.1 3 12.0 5 11.4 22 10.0 12 14.8 10 7.7
Unwed 38 52.8 9 36.0 28 63.6 128 58.4 35 43.2 89 68.5
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 12 17.1 2 8.3 10 22.7 34 16.0 8 10.0 24 19.0
12 Years 31 44.3 7 29.2 23 52.3 100 46.9 34 42.5 63 50.0
12+ Years 27 38.6 15 62.5 11 25.0 79 37.1 38 47.5 39 31.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 66 91.7 20 80.0 43 97.7 206 94.1 70 86.4 129 99.2
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 2 2.8 2 8.0 0 0.0 3 1.4 3 3.7 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 1.4 0 0.0 1 2.3 1 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.8
Outside Alaska 3 4.2 3 12.0 0 0.0 9 4.1 8 9.9 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 56 80.0 19 76.0 34 81.0 174 80.9 61 76.3 108 84.4
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 7 10.0 3 12.0 4 9.5 22 10.2 11 13.8 9 7.0
Repeat C-Section 7 10.0 3 12.0 4 9.5 19 8.8 8 10.0 11 8.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 49 68.1 16 64.0 31 70.5 152 70.0 56 70.9 90 69.2
3rd Trimester 2 2.8 1 4.0 1 2.3 8 3.7 5 6.3 2 1.5
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+ 5 6.9 2 8.0 3 6.8 31 14.3 11 13.9 19 14.6
Adequate 29 40.3 14 56.0 13 29.5 104 47.9 45 57.0 56 43.1
Intermediate 21 29.2 5 20.0 16 36.4 44 20.3 13 16.5 29 22.3
Inadequate 17 23.6 4 16.0 12 27.3 38 17.5 10 12.7 26 20.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 10 13.9 3 12.0 6 13.6 25 11.4 8 9.9 15 11.5
Low Birthweight Birth 6 8.3 3 12.0 2 4.5 14 6.4 7 8.6 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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 80 100.0 28 100.0 48 100.0 217 100.0 85 100.0 125 100.0
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 11 13.8 2 7.1 9 18.8 30 13.8 6 7.1 24 19.2
20-24 29 36.3 10 35.7 17 35.4 81 37.3 29 34.1 50 40.0
25-29 20 25.0 9 32.1 10 20.8 48 22.1 23 27.1 22 17.6
30-34 9 11.3 3 10.7 6 12.5 31 14.3 16 18.8 15 12.0
35-39 9 11.3 4 14.3 5 10.4 20 9.2 6 7.1 13 10.4
40-44 2 2.5 0 0.0 1 2.1 7 3.2 5 5.9 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 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.8
Reported Smoking 6 7.5 3 10.7 3 6.3 32 14.7 19 22.4 13 10.4
Unwed 50 62.5 15 53.6 32 66.7 126 58.1 36 42.4 87 69.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 12 15.0 2 7.1 8 16.7 30 14.4 7 8.4 21 17.8
12 Years 42 52.5 15 53.6 26 54.2 100 48.1 40 48.2 58 49.2
12+ Years 26 32.5 11 39.3 14 29.2 78 37.5 36 43.4 39 33.1
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 75 93.8 24 85.7 48 100.0 207 95.4 76 89.4 125 100.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.4 3 3.5 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 5 6.3 4 14.3 0 0.0 7 3.2 6 7.1 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 70 89.7 25 92.6 43 89.6 166 77.2 60 71.4 102 81.6
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.8
Primary C-Section 4 5.1 1 3.7 2 4.2 25 11.6 14 16.7 9 7.2
Repeat C-Section 4 5.1 1 3.7 3 6.3 23 10.7 10 11.9 13 10.4
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 59 75.6 21 80.8 35 72.9 159 74.0 61 73.5 92 73.6
3rd Trimester 2 2.6 1 3.8 0 0.0 6 2.8 4 4.8 1 0.8
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+ 9 11.5 3 11.5 6 12.5 40 18.6 13 15.7 26 20.8
Adequate 43 55.1 16 61.5 26 54.2 114 53.0 46 55.4 66 52.8
Intermediate 16 20.5 6 23.1 8 16.7 35 16.3 14 16.9 18 14.4
Inadequate 10 12.8 1 3.8 8 16.7 26 12.1 10 12.0 15 12.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 10 12.5 2 7.1 7 14.6 22 10.1 6 7.1 15 12.0
Low Birthweight Birth 4 5.0 2 7.1 1 2.1 8 3.7 4 4.7 3 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: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 67 100.0 28 100.0 38 100.0 194 100.0 80 100.0 108 100.0
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 9 13.4 3 10.7 6 15.8 28 14.4 7 8.8 21 19.4
20-24 27 40.3 9 32.1 18 47.4 74 38.1 27 33.8 47 43.5
25-29 14 20.9 10 35.7 4 10.5 35 18.0 17 21.3 15 13.9
30-34 9 13.4 4 14.3 5 13.2 35 18.0 19 23.8 16 14.8
35-39 7 10.4 1 3.6 5 13.2 17 8.8 5 6.3 9 8.3
40-44 1 1.5 1 3.6 0 0.0 5 2.6 5 6.3 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 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.0 1 1.3 1 0.9
Reported Smoking 8 11.9 6 21.4 2 5.3 35 18.0 20 25.0 14 13.0
Unwed 40 59.7 11 39.3 29 76.3 104 53.6 27 33.8 76 70.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 10 15.9 4 14.3 6 17.6 26 14.1 7 9.0 19 18.8
12 Years 27 42.9 12 42.9 14 41.2 85 45.9 34 43.6 49 48.5
12+ Years 26 41.3 12 42.9 14 41.2 74 40.0 37 47.4 33 32.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 65 97.0 26 92.9 38 100.0 178 91.8 67 83.8 106 98.1
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.0 1 1.3 0 0.0
Home Birth 1 1.5 1 3.6 0 0.0 9 4.6 8 10.0 1 0.9
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 1 1.3 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 1 1.5 1 3.6 0 0.0 4 2.1 3 3.8 1 0.9
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 48 71.6 17 60.7 31 81.6 139 71.6 50 62.5 85 78.7
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.0 1 1.3 1 0.9
Primary C-Section 11 16.4 7 25.0 3 7.9 33 17.0 20 25.0 11 10.2
Repeat C-Section 8 11.9 4 14.3 4 10.5 20 10.3 9 11.3 11 10.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 44 65.7 19 67.9 24 63.2 136 70.1 55 68.8 78 72.2
3rd Trimester 4 6.0 3 10.7 1 2.6 10 5.2 5 6.3 4 3.7
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+ 17 25.4 6 21.4 10 26.3 37 19.1 15 18.8 21 19.4
Adequate 32 47.8 15 53.6 17 44.7 94 48.5 37 46.3 56 51.9
Intermediate 7 10.4 2 7.1 5 13.2 31 16.0 13 16.3 17 15.7
Inadequate 11 16.4 5 17.9 6 15.8 32 16.5 15 18.8 14 13.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 5 7.5 3 10.7 2 5.3 16 8.2 6 7.5 10 9.3
Low Birthweight Birth 4 6.0 2 7.1 2 5.3 6 3.1 4 5.0 2 1.9
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.
 
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Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 70 100.0 29 100.0 39 100.0 173 100.0 67 100.0 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 10 14.3 1 3.4 9 23.1 29 16.8 7 10.4 22 22.2
20-24 25 35.7 10 34.5 15 38.5 61 35.3 22 32.8 38 38.4
25-29 14 20.0 4 13.8 8 20.5 31 17.9 11 16.4 17 17.2
30-34 13 18.6 9 31.0 4 10.3 33 19.1 18 26.9 15 15.2
35-39 4 5.7 1 3.4 3 7.7 13 7.5 5 7.5 6 6.1
40-44 4 5.7 4 13.8 0 0.0 5 2.9 4 6.0 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 1 1.4 0 0.0 1 2.6 2 1.2 1 1.5 1 1.0
Reported Smoking 18 25.7 10 34.5 8 20.5 34 19.8 19 28.4 14 14.1
Unwed 36 51.4 10 34.5 26 66.7 89 51.4 23 34.3 64 64.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 8 12.3 1 3.7 7 19.4 24 14.5 5 7.7 19 20.4
12 Years 31 47.7 13 48.1 18 50.0 82 49.7 30 46.2 50 53.8
12+ Years 26 40.0 13 48.1 11 30.6 59 35.8 30 46.2 24 25.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 67 95.7 26 89.7 39 100.0 151 87.3 52 77.6 94 94.9
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.2 1 1.5 0 0.0
Home Birth 2 2.9 2 6.9 0 0.0 14 8.1 11 16.4 3 3.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.2 1 1.5 1 1.0
Outside Alaska 1 1.4 1 3.4 0 0.0 4 2.3 2 3.0 1 1.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 48 68.6 18 62.1 28 71.8 129 74.6 46 68.7 77 77.8
Vaginal after C-Section 1 1.4 0 0.0 1 2.6 2 1.2 1 1.5 1 1.0
Primary C-Section 10 14.3 6 20.7 4 10.3 27 15.6 13 19.4 13 13.1
Repeat C-Section 11 15.7 5 17.2 6 15.4 15 8.7 7 10.4 8 8.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 56 80.0 21 72.4 33 84.6 126 73.3 46 68.7 76 77.6
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 7 4.1 2 3.0 4 4.1
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+ 14 20.0 4 13.8 10 25.6 33 19.2 11 16.4 21 21.4
Adequate 39 55.7 15 51.7 23 59.0 85 49.4 31 46.3 52 53.1
Intermediate 12 17.1 6 20.7 5 12.8 28 16.3 13 19.4 14 14.3
Inadequate 5 7.1 4 13.8 1 2.6 26 15.1 12 17.9 11 11.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 7 10.0 1 3.4 6 15.4 15 8.7 4 6.0 10 10.1
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 2.3 3 4.5 0 0.0
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.
 
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Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 57 100.0 23 100.0 31 100.0 175 100.0 73 100.0 93 100.0
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 9 15.8 3 13.0 6 19.4 32 18.3 13 17.8 18 19.4
20-24 22 38.6 8 34.8 14 45.2 61 34.9 26 35.6 33 35.5
25-29 7 12.3 3 13.0 3 9.7 34 19.4 12 16.4 21 22.6
30-34 13 22.8 6 26.1 7 22.6 30 17.1 14 19.2 15 16.1
35-39 6 10.5 3 13.0 1 3.2 13 7.4 5 6.8 5 5.4
40-44 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 2.3 3 4.1 1 1.1
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 1 1.8 1 4.5 0 0.0 1 0.6 1 1.4 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 9 15.8 4 17.4 4 12.9 30 17.2 18 24.7 11 11.8
Unwed 28 49.1 6 26.1 21 67.7 89 50.9 26 35.6 60 64.5
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 8 14.0 2 8.7 6 19.4 26 15.2 9 12.5 17 18.9
12 Years 27 47.4 9 39.1 17 54.8 88 51.5 33 45.8 50 55.6
12+ Years 22 38.6 12 52.2 8 25.8 57 33.3 30 41.7 23 25.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 46 80.7 15 65.2 29 93.5 145 82.9 53 72.6 85 91.4
Birthing Center 2 3.5 1 4.3 0 0.0 3 1.7 2 2.7 0 0.0
Home Birth 6 10.5 5 21.7 1 3.2 17 9.7 13 17.8 4 4.3
Other Facility 1 1.8 1 4.3 0 0.0 2 1.1 1 1.4 1 1.1
Outside Alaska 2 3.5 1 4.3 1 3.2 8 4.6 4 5.5 3 3.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 43 75.4 15 65.2 26 83.9 134 76.6 53 72.6 74 79.6
Vaginal after C-Section 1 1.8 1 4.3 0 0.0 1 0.6 1 1.4 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 12 21.1 7 30.4 4 12.9 30 17.1 16 21.9 13 14.0
Repeat C-Section 1 1.8 0 0.0 1 3.2 10 5.7 3 4.1 6 6.5
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 36 63.2 15 65.2 21 67.7 123 71.9 52 73.2 67 73.6
3rd Trimester 6 10.5 2 8.7 3 9.7 9 5.3 3 4.2 5 5.5
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.2 2 2.7 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 6 10.5 5 21.7 1 3.2 29 16.8 11 15.1 17 18.7
Adequate 23 40.4 7 30.4 16 51.6 79 45.7 34 46.6 43 47.3
Intermediate 12 21.1 5 21.7 7 22.6 27 15.6 13 17.8 13 14.3
Inadequate 16 28.1 6 26.1 7 22.6 38 22.0 15 20.5 18 19.8
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 4 7.0 2 8.7 2 6.5 16 9.1 5 6.8 10 10.8
Low Birthweight Birth 2 3.5 2 8.7 0 0.0 6 3.4 4 5.5 1 1.1
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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Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 46 100.0 15 100.0 29 100.0 194 100.0 80 100.0 105 100.0
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 10 21.7 3 20.0 7 24.1 42 21.6 14 17.5 27 25.7
20-24 14 30.4 4 26.7 9 31.0 62 32.0 24 30.0 36 34.3
25-29 10 21.7 4 26.7 6 20.7 44 22.7 19 23.8 24 22.9
30-34 7 15.2 3 20.0 4 13.8 29 14.9 14 17.5 13 12.4
35-39 3 6.5 1 6.7 2 6.9 10 5.2 5 6.3 4 3.8
40-44 1 2.2 0 0.0 1 3.4 6 3.1 4 5.0 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 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.6 0 0.0 3 2.9
Reported Smoking 7 15.6 5 33.3 2 6.9 36 18.8 19 23.8 17 16.3
Unwed 25 54.3 7 46.7 17 58.6 103 53.1 30 37.5 70 66.7
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 8 18.6 2 13.3 6 23.1 31 16.8 11 14.3 20 20.2
12 Years 24 55.8 8 53.3 15 57.7 99 53.5 39 50.6 55 55.6
12+ Years 11 25.6 5 33.3 5 19.2 55 29.7 27 35.1 24 24.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 38 82.6 11 73.3 26 89.7 171 88.1 66 82.5 98 93.3
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 1 1.3 0 0.0
Home Birth 6 13.0 4 26.7 2 6.9 11 5.7 8 10.0 3 2.9
Other Facility 1 2.2 0 0.0 1 3.4 2 1.0 0 0.0 2 1.9
Outside Alaska 1 2.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 9 4.6 5 6.3 2 1.9
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 38 82.6 13 86.7 23 79.3 155 79.9 60 75.0 88 83.8
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 5 10.9 0 0.0 5 17.2 27 13.9 14 17.5 12 11.4
Repeat C-Section 3 6.5 2 13.3 1 3.4 12 6.2 6 7.5 5 4.8
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 34 75.6 10 66.7 22 78.6 140 76.1 59 76.6 75 76.5
3rd Trimester 1 2.2 0 0.0 1 3.6 7 3.8 2 2.6 5 5.1
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.1 2 2.5 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 13 28.9 2 13.3 10 35.7 38 20.7 11 13.9 26 27.1
Adequate 23 51.1 9 60.0 13 46.4 87 47.3 42 53.2 40 41.7
Intermediate 4 8.9 2 13.3 2 7.1 27 14.7 12 15.2 14 14.6
Inadequate 5 11.1 2 13.3 3 10.7 32 17.4 14 17.7 16 16.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 4 8.7 1 6.7 2 6.9 20 10.3 6 7.5 12 11.4
Low Birthweight Birth 2 4.3 1 6.7 0 0.0 8 4.1 4 5.0 2 1.9
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.
 
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Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 72 100.0 35 100.0 33 100.0 233 100.0 100 100.0 125 100.0
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 13 18.1 7 20.0 5 15.2 38 16.3 13 13.0 24 19.2
20-24 25 34.7 14 40.0 10 30.3 82 35.2 30 30.0 50 40.0
25-29 17 23.6 5 14.3 12 36.4 52 22.3 25 25.0 26 20.8
30-34 10 13.9 5 14.3 4 12.1 35 15.0 18 18.0 15 12.0
35-39 4 5.6 1 2.9 2 6.1 18 7.7 9 9.0 8 6.4
40-44 3 4.2 3 8.6 0 0.0 8 3.4 5 5.0 2 1.6
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 7 3.1 1 1.0 6 4.9
Reported Smoking 14 19.4 9 25.7 5 15.2 49 21.2 22 22.2 27 21.8
Unwed 36 50.0 13 37.1 22 66.7 116 49.8 35 35.0 79 63.2
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 10 14.1 5 14.7 5 15.2 33 14.7 15 15.6 18 14.9
12 Years 37 52.1 16 47.1 18 54.5 121 53.8 46 47.9 70 57.9
12+ Years 24 33.8 13 38.2 10 30.3 71 31.6 35 36.5 33 27.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 61 84.7 27 77.1 30 90.9 210 90.1 83 83.0 120 96.0
Birthing Center 1 1.4 1 2.9 0 0.0 1 0.4 1 1.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 5 6.9 4 11.4 1 3.0 10 4.3 9 9.0 1 0.8
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.9 0 0.0 2 1.6
Outside Alaska 5 6.9 3 8.6 2 6.1 10 4.3 7 7.0 2 1.6
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 53 73.6 25 71.4 25 75.8 186 79.8 76 76.0 105 84.0
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 1.7 2 2.0 2 1.6
Primary C-Section 13 18.1 9 25.7 4 12.1 29 12.4 15 15.0 13 10.4
Repeat C-Section 6 8.3 1 2.9 4 12.1 14 6.0 7 7.0 5 4.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 53 76.8 27 81.8 24 75.0 163 75.1 68 73.9 90 76.9
3rd Trimester 2 2.9 1 3.0 1 3.1 7 3.2 2 2.2 5 4.3
No Prenatal Care 2 2.8 2 5.7 0 0.0 4 1.9 4 4.3 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 10 14.1 4 11.4 6 18.8 42 19.6 12 12.9 30 26.5
Adequate 33 46.5 18 51.4 14 43.8 89 41.6 45 48.4 40 35.4
Intermediate 11 15.5 6 17.1 4 12.5 46 21.5 17 18.3 27 23.9
Inadequate 17 23.9 7 20.0 8 25.0 37 17.3 19 20.4 16 14.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 8 11.1 2 5.7 6 18.2 28 12.0 7 7.0 20 16.0
Low Birthweight Birth 2 2.8 1 2.9 1 3.0 10 4.3 5 5.0 4 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 Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 76 100.0 30 100.0 43 100.0 243 100.0 110 100.0 127 100.0
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 25.0 4 13.3 15 34.9 36 14.8 11 10.0 25 19.7
20-24 23 30.3 6 20.0 17 39.5 82 33.7 31 28.2 50 39.4
25-29 17 22.4 10 33.3 6 14.0 51 21.0 28 25.5 21 16.5
30-34 12 15.8 6 20.0 5 11.6 46 18.9 23 20.9 22 17.3
35-39 3 3.9 3 10.0 0 0.0 22 9.1 14 12.7 7 5.5
40-44 2 2.6 1 3.3 0 0.0 6 2.5 3 2.7 2 1.6
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 3 4.1 0 0.0 3 7.0 15 6.4 3 2.8 12 9.7
Reported Smoking 15 20.0 5 16.7 10 23.8 60 24.9 24 22.0 36 28.6
Unwed 42 55.3 10 33.3 31 72.1 116 47.7 34 30.9 80 63.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 13 18.3 4 14.3 9 22.5 33 14.3 16 15.2 17 14.2
12 Years 38 53.5 15 53.6 22 55.0 124 53.7 46 43.8 75 62.5
12+ Years 20 28.2 9 32.1 9 22.5 74 32.0 43 41.0 28 23.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 72 94.7 28 93.3 42 97.7 222 91.4 97 88.2 120 94.5
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 7 2.9 7 6.4 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 1.3 0 0.0 1 2.3 4 1.6 0 0.0 4 3.1
Outside Alaska 3 3.9 2 6.7 0 0.0 10 4.1 6 5.5 3 2.4
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 64 84.2 22 73.3 40 93.0 204 84.3 92 83.6 108 85.7
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 2.5 3 2.7 3 2.4
Primary C-Section 9 11.8 5 16.7 3 7.0 21 8.7 8 7.3 12 9.5
Repeat C-Section 3 3.9 3 10.0 0 0.0 11 4.5 7 6.4 3 2.4
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 53 75.7 22 75.9 29 76.3 168 76.0 75 75.0 88 76.5
3rd Trimester 4 5.7 1 3.4 3 7.9 6 2.7 2 2.0 4 3.5
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.4 3 3.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 15 22.1 5 17.2 10 27.8 44 20.5 13 13.0 31 28.4
Adequate 31 45.6 15 51.7 13 36.1 91 42.3 46 46.0 42 38.5
Intermediate 12 17.6 4 13.8 8 22.2 56 26.0 25 25.0 28 25.7
Inadequate 10 14.7 5 17.2 5 13.9 24 11.2 16 16.0 8 7.3
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 8 10.5 3 10.0 4 9.3 24 10.0 5 4.6 17 13.7
Low Birthweight Birth 4 5.3 2 6.7 1 2.3 14 5.8 7 6.4 5 3.9
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.
 
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Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 85 100.0 35 100.0 49 100.0 260 100.0 131 100.0 125 100.0
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 6 7.1 2 5.7 4 8.2 27 10.4 11 8.4 16 12.8
20-24 34 40.0 10 28.6 23 46.9 87 33.5 37 28.2 49 39.2
25-29 18 21.2 10 28.6 8 16.3 62 23.8 35 26.7 25 20.0
30-34 13 15.3 7 20.0 6 12.2 47 18.1 26 19.8 21 16.8
35-39 11 12.9 5 14.3 6 12.2 29 11.2 17 13.0 11 8.8
40-44 3 3.5 1 2.9 2 4.1 7 2.7 4 3.1 3 2.4
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.4 1 0.8 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 4 4.8 1 3.0 3 6.1 12 4.8 3 2.4 9 7.6
Reported Smoking 20 23.8 8 23.5 12 24.5 66 25.6 31 24.0 35 28.0
Unwed 38 44.7 12 34.3 26 53.1 111 42.7 36 27.5 73 58.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 10 12.0 6 17.6 4 8.3 32 12.8 17 13.3 15 12.7
12 Years 46 55.4 15 44.1 30 62.5 140 56.0 60 46.9 77 65.3
12+ Years 27 32.5 13 38.2 14 29.2 78 31.2 51 39.8 26 22.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 77 90.6 28 80.0 48 98.0 236 90.8 116 88.5 116 92.8
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 5 5.9 5 14.3 0 0.0 11 4.2 11 8.4 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 1.2 0 0.0 1 2.0 3 1.2 0 0.0 3 2.4
Outside Alaska 2 2.4 2 5.7 0 0.0 10 3.8 4 3.1 6 4.8
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 69 81.2 29 82.9 40 81.6 220 85.3 115 87.8 103 83.1
Vaginal after C-Section 4 4.7 2 5.7 2 4.1 8 3.1 4 3.1 4 3.2
Primary C-Section 7 8.2 1 2.9 6 12.2 18 7.0 5 3.8 13 10.5
Repeat C-Section 5 5.9 3 8.6 1 2.0 12 4.7 7 5.3 4 3.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 57 73.1 19 63.3 37 78.7 173 74.6 85 72.6 84 75.7
3rd Trimester 1 1.3 0 0.0 1 2.1 2 0.9 1 0.9 1 0.9
No Prenatal Care 2 2.7 2 6.9 0 0.0 5 2.2 5 4.3 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 17 22.7 3 10.3 14 31.1 38 16.9 11 9.5 27 25.7
Adequate 25 33.3 12 41.4 13 28.9 92 40.9 45 38.8 47 44.8
Intermediate 23 30.7 7 24.1 15 33.3 73 32.4 43 37.1 26 24.8
Inadequate 10 13.3 7 24.1 3 6.7 22 9.8 17 14.7 5 4.8
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 12 14.1 2 5.7 10 20.4 18 7.1 3 2.3 14 11.8
Low Birthweight Birth 4 4.7 2 5.7 2 4.1 13 5.0 5 3.8 7 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.
 
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Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 82 100.0 45 100.0 35 100.0 276 100.0 152 100.0 119 100.0
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 11 13.4 5 11.1 6 17.1 34 12.3 13 8.6 20 16.8
20-24 25 30.5 15 33.3 10 28.6 81 29.3 42 27.6 39 32.8
25-29 16 19.5 8 17.8 7 20.0 74 26.8 44 28.9 27 22.7
30-34 21 25.6 10 22.2 11 31.4 49 17.8 29 19.1 20 16.8
35-39 8 9.8 6 13.3 1 2.9 31 11.2 19 12.5 11 9.2
40-44 1 1.2 1 2.2 0 0.0 6 2.2 4 2.6 2 1.7
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.4 1 0.7 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 8 10.3 2 4.5 6 18.8 17 6.4 5 3.4 12 10.7
Reported Smoking 25 30.5 11 24.4 14 40.0 72 26.3 35 23.3 37 31.1
Unwed 36 43.9 12 26.7 23 65.7 110 39.9 38 25.0 69 58.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 10 13.0 6 14.0 4 12.5 43 16.3 18 12.2 24 21.4
12 Years 40 51.9 16 37.2 23 71.9 143 54.2 72 49.0 69 61.6
12+ Years 27 35.1 21 48.8 5 15.6 78 29.5 57 38.8 19 17.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 73 89.0 41 91.1 30 85.7 250 90.6 136 89.5 109 91.6
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 2 2.4 2 4.4 0 0.0 9 3.3 9 5.9 0 0.0
Other Facility 2 2.4 0 0.0 2 5.7 3 1.1 0 0.0 3 2.5
Outside Alaska 5 6.1 2 4.4 3 8.6 14 5.1 7 4.6 7 5.9
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 71 87.7 41 91.1 28 82.4 235 86.1 127 84.1 104 88.1
Vaginal after C-Section 2 2.5 1 2.2 1 2.9 8 2.9 4 2.6 4 3.4
Primary C-Section 5 6.2 2 4.4 3 8.8 20 7.3 13 8.6 7 5.9
Repeat C-Section 3 3.7 1 2.2 2 5.9 10 3.7 7 4.6 3 2.5
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 58 79.5 34 82.9 22 73.3 184 73.3 103 73.0 78 74.3
3rd Trimester 1 1.4 1 2.4 0 0.0 4 1.6 3 2.1 1 1.0
No Prenatal Care 1 1.4 1 2.4 0 0.0 5 2.0 4 2.8 1 1.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 12 16.7 5 11.9 7 25.0 40 16.1 17 12.1 23 22.5
Adequate 35 48.6 19 45.2 16 57.1 109 44.0 57 40.4 52 51.0
Intermediate 21 29.2 14 33.3 5 17.9 72 29.0 50 35.5 18 17.6
Inadequate 4 5.6 4 9.5 0 0.0 27 10.9 17 12.1 9 8.8
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 4 5.1 0 0.0 3 9.4 19 7.1 8 5.4 10 8.8
Low Birthweight Birth 6 7.3 3 6.7 2 5.7 19 6.9 10 6.6 8 6.7
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 Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 93 100.0 51 100.0 41 100.0 279 100.0 140 100.0 131 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0 1 0.8
15-19 10 10.8 4 7.8 6 14.6 35 12.5 12 8.6 22 16.8
20-24 28 30.1 12 23.5 16 39.0 76 27.2 36 25.7 40 30.5
25-29 28 30.1 17 33.3 10 24.4 85 30.5 46 32.9 35 26.7
30-34 13 14.0 9 17.6 4 9.8 41 14.7 24 17.1 16 12.2
35-39 10 10.8 6 11.8 4 9.8 34 12.2 17 12.1 15 11.5
40-44 3 3.2 2 3.9 1 2.4 6 2.2 4 2.9 2 1.5
45+ 1 1.1 1 2.0 0 0.0 1 0.4 1 0.7 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 17 6.3 8 6.0 9 7.1
Reported Smoking 21 22.8 12 24.0 9 22.0 83 30.0 38 27.5 45 34.4
Unwed 37 39.8 12 23.5 24 58.5 116 41.6 41 29.3 72 55.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 12 13.3 5 9.8 7 18.4 54 20.1 20 14.8 33 26.0
12 Years 54 60.0 29 56.9 24 63.2 137 50.9 68 50.4 66 52.0
12+ Years 24 26.7 17 33.3 7 18.4 78 29.0 47 34.8 28 22.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 86 92.5 47 92.2 38 92.7 252 90.3 119 85.0 126 96.2
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 4 4.3 4 7.8 0 0.0 12 4.3 12 8.6 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0 1 0.8
Outside Alaska 3 3.2 0 0.0 3 7.3 14 5.0 9 6.4 4 3.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 80 87.0 45 88.2 35 85.4 231 83.4 112 80.6 113 86.3
Vaginal after C-Section 2 2.2 1 2.0 1 2.4 11 4.0 6 4.3 5 3.8
Primary C-Section 6 6.5 2 3.9 4 9.8 26 9.4 15 10.8 10 7.6
Repeat C-Section 4 4.3 3 5.9 1 2.4 9 3.2 6 4.3 3 2.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 58 71.6 32 69.6 25 73.5 176 67.4 86 65.2 86 70.5
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 8 3.1 6 4.5 2 1.6
No Prenatal Care 2 2.6 2 4.4 0 0.0 5 1.9 4 3.1 1 0.8
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 9 11.5 3 6.7 6 18.8 43 16.7 14 10.9 29 24.0
Adequate 32 41.0 14 31.1 18 56.3 104 40.5 46 35.7 55 45.5
Intermediate 29 37.2 22 48.9 6 18.8 71 27.6 46 35.7 22 18.2
Inadequate 8 10.3 6 13.3 2 6.3 39 15.2 23 17.8 15 12.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 2 2.2 1 2.0 1 2.6 20 7.3 11 8.0 9 7.0
Low Birthweight Birth 3 3.3 0 0.0 3 7.3 15 5.4 9 6.5 6 4.6
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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Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 101 100.0 56 100.0 43 100.0 291 100.0 143 100.0 141 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.7
15-19 13 12.9 4 7.1 8 18.6 36 12.4 11 7.7 24 17.0
20-24 28 27.7 15 26.8 13 30.2 73 25.1 33 23.1 40 28.4
25-29 30 29.7 19 33.9 10 23.3 94 32.3 53 37.1 38 27.0
30-34 15 14.9 10 17.9 5 11.6 47 16.2 26 18.2 20 14.2
35-39 13 12.9 7 12.5 6 14.0 34 11.7 18 12.6 14 9.9
40-44 2 2.0 1 1.8 1 2.3 6 2.1 2 1.4 4 2.8
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 9 9.3 3 5.7 6 14.3 27 9.7 12 8.9 15 10.9
Reported Smoking 26 26.0 12 21.8 14 32.6 96 33.2 46 32.6 50 35.5
Unwed 37 36.6 14 25.0 22 51.2 108 37.1 40 28.0 66 46.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 21 21.6 7 13.2 13 31.0 61 21.8 27 19.6 33 24.3
12 Years 49 50.5 27 50.9 22 52.4 139 49.6 63 45.7 74 54.4
12+ Years 27 27.8 19 35.8 7 16.7 80 28.6 48 34.8 29 21.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 91 90.1 48 85.7 41 95.3 262 90.0 120 83.9 136 96.5
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 3 3.0 3 5.4 0 0.0 13 4.5 13 9.1 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 1.0 0 0.0 1 2.3 2 0.7 1 0.7 1 0.7
Outside Alaska 6 5.9 5 8.9 1 2.3 14 4.8 9 6.3 4 2.8
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 84 84.0 41 74.5 41 95.3 235 81.0 113 79.6 116 82.3
Vaginal after C-Section 4 4.0 2 3.6 2 4.7 12 4.1 6 4.2 6 4.3
Primary C-Section 9 9.0 9 16.4 0 0.0 28 9.7 14 9.9 13 9.2
Repeat C-Section 3 3.0 3 5.5 0 0.0 15 5.2 9 6.3 6 4.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 68 70.1 37 68.5 31 75.6 183 65.1 86 63.2 94 67.6
3rd Trimester 3 3.1 2 3.7 1 2.4 14 5.0 10 7.4 4 2.9
No Prenatal Care 2 2.0 1 1.9 1 2.4 5 1.8 4 2.9 1 0.7
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 19 19.4 9 16.7 10 23.8 54 19.2 21 15.6 33 23.6
Adequate 42 42.9 24 44.4 18 42.9 114 40.6 55 40.7 56 40.0
Intermediate 22 22.4 14 25.9 7 16.7 59 21.0 29 21.5 28 20.0
Inadequate 15 15.3 7 13.0 7 16.7 54 19.2 30 22.2 23 16.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 13 13.0 7 12.7 6 14.0 25 8.7 14 10.1 11 7.8
Low Birthweight Birth 10 9.9 7 12.5 3 7.0 17 5.9 11 7.8 6 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.
 
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Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 85 100.0 33 100.0 47 100.0 295 100.0 149 100.0 140 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 1.2 0 0.0 1 2.1 2 0.7 1 0.7 1 0.7
15-19 12 14.1 4 12.1 8 17.0 41 13.9 16 10.7 25 17.9
20-24 20 23.5 9 27.3 11 23.4 72 24.4 31 20.8 40 28.6
25-29 27 31.8 10 30.3 15 31.9 90 30.5 52 34.9 36 25.7
30-34 13 15.3 5 15.2 7 14.9 50 16.9 26 17.4 23 16.4
35-39 11 12.9 4 12.1 5 10.6 32 10.8 18 12.1 12 8.6
40-44 1 1.2 1 3.0 0 0.0 8 2.7 5 3.4 3 2.1
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 8 9.8 5 16.1 3 6.4 31 11.1 12 8.6 19 14.0
Reported Smoking 36 42.4 14 42.4 22 46.8 99 33.7 49 33.1 50 35.7
Unwed 42 49.4 15 45.5 26 55.3 107 36.3 43 28.9 63 45.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 21 25.6 8 25.8 13 27.7 63 22.4 32 22.5 31 23.0
12 Years 34 41.5 12 38.7 20 42.6 130 46.3 54 38.0 74 54.8
12+ Years 27 32.9 11 35.5 14 29.8 88 31.3 56 39.4 30 22.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 75 88.2 24 72.7 47 100.0 265 89.8 125 83.9 135 96.4
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 5 5.9 5 15.2 0 0.0 11 3.7 11 7.4 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.0 2 1.3 1 0.7
Outside Alaska 5 5.9 4 12.1 0 0.0 16 5.4 11 7.4 4 2.9
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 67 78.8 26 78.8 37 78.7 237 80.3 121 81.2 112 80.0
Vaginal after C-Section 5 5.9 3 9.1 2 4.3 14 4.7 9 6.0 5 3.6
Primary C-Section 11 12.9 4 12.1 6 12.8 28 9.5 11 7.4 15 10.7
Repeat C-Section 2 2.4 0 0.0 2 4.3 16 5.4 8 5.4 8 5.7
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 50 60.2 17 53.1 30 63.8 182 63.6 88 62.0 90 64.7
3rd Trimester 5 6.0 4 12.5 1 2.1 18 6.3 13 9.2 5 3.6
No Prenatal Care 1 1.2 1 3.2 0 0.0 4 1.4 4 2.8 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 15 18.5 2 6.7 13 27.7 56 19.7 22 15.7 34 24.5
Adequate 30 37.0 8 26.7 19 40.4 100 35.2 49 35.0 48 34.5
Intermediate 20 24.7 10 33.3 9 19.1 63 22.2 31 22.1 31 22.3
Inadequate 16 19.8 10 33.3 6 12.8 65 22.9 38 27.1 26 18.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 5 6.0 3 9.1 2 4.3 22 7.6 12 8.2 10 7.1
Low Birthweight Birth 2 2.4 2 6.1 0 0.0 13 4.5 8 5.5 5 3.6
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 105 100.0 54 100.0 51 100.0 305 100.0 158 100.0 146 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.6 0 0.0
15-19 11 10.5 3 5.6 8 15.7 37 12.1 15 9.5 22 15.1
20-24 25 23.8 9 16.7 16 31.4 97 31.8 40 25.3 56 38.4
25-29 37 35.2 24 44.4 13 25.5 83 27.2 51 32.3 32 21.9
30-34 19 18.1 11 20.4 8 15.7 51 16.7 29 18.4 22 15.1
35-39 10 9.5 7 13.0 3 5.9 28 9.2 18 11.4 10 6.8
40-44 3 2.9 0 0.0 3 5.9 8 2.6 4 2.5 4 2.7
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 10 10.1 4 7.8 6 12.5 33 11.5 9 6.2 24 17.0
Reported Smoking 34 32.7 20 37.7 14 27.5 85 28.0 47 29.9 38 26.0
Unwed 29 27.6 11 20.4 18 35.3 105 34.4 44 27.8 61 41.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 19 18.8 12 22.2 7 14.9 57 19.7 30 20.1 27 19.3
12 Years 56 55.4 24 44.4 32 68.1 140 48.4 62 41.6 78 55.7
12+ Years 26 25.7 18 33.3 8 17.0 92 31.8 57 38.3 35 25.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 96 91.4 48 88.9 48 94.1 277 90.8 137 86.7 139 95.2
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 5 4.8 5 9.3 0 0.0 9 3.0 8 5.1 1 0.7
Other Facility 1 1.0 1 1.9 0 0.0 3 1.0 2 1.3 1 0.7
Outside Alaska 3 2.9 0 0.0 3 5.9 16 5.2 11 7.0 5 3.4
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 84 80.0 46 85.2 38 74.5 244 80.0 128 81.0 116 79.5
Vaginal after C-Section 3 2.9 1 1.9 2 3.9 14 4.6 9 5.7 5 3.4
Primary C-Section 8 7.6 1 1.9 7 13.7 27 8.9 10 6.3 16 11.0
Repeat C-Section 10 9.5 6 11.1 4 7.8 20 6.6 11 7.0 9 6.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 65 64.4 32 64.0 33 64.7 201 67.9 100 66.2 100 69.4
3rd Trimester 6 5.9 4 8.0 2 3.9 17 5.7 11 7.3 6 4.2
No Prenatal Care 2 2.0 2 3.9 0 0.0 4 1.3 4 2.6 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 20 19.6 10 19.6 10 19.6 58 19.7 25 16.6 33 23.1
Adequate 42 41.2 23 45.1 19 37.3 103 34.9 56 37.1 47 32.9
Intermediate 17 16.7 5 9.8 12 23.5 61 20.7 32 21.2 29 20.3
Inadequate 23 22.5 13 25.5 10 19.6 73 24.7 38 25.2 34 23.8
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 7 6.9 4 7.8 3 5.9 25 8.4 11 7.2 14 9.6
Low Birthweight Birth 5 4.9 2 3.8 3 5.9 15 5.0 10 6.5 5 3.4
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 105 100.0 62 100.0 42 100.0 312 100.0 165 100.0 144 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 1.0 1 1.6 0 0.0 2 0.6 2 1.2 0 0.0
15-19 18 17.1 9 14.5 9 21.4 37 11.9 16 9.7 21 14.6
20-24 27 25.7 13 21.0 13 31.0 105 33.7 46 27.9 58 40.3
25-29 26 24.8 18 29.0 8 19.0 83 26.6 48 29.1 34 23.6
30-34 18 17.1 10 16.1 8 19.0 54 17.3 30 18.2 23 16.0
35-39 11 10.5 7 11.3 4 9.5 26 8.3 19 11.5 7 4.9
40-44 4 3.8 4 6.5 0 0.0 5 1.6 4 2.4 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 13 13.1 3 5.3 10 24.4 36 12.1 10 6.5 26 18.6
Reported Smoking 29 27.6 15 24.2 14 33.3 89 28.7 50 30.3 38 26.8
Unwed 36 34.3 17 27.4 19 45.2 114 36.5 50 30.3 64 44.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 23 23.5 12 21.1 11 26.8 59 19.9 26 16.9 33 23.6
12 Years 40 40.8 18 31.6 22 53.7 127 42.9 56 36.4 69 49.3
12+ Years 35 35.7 27 47.4 8 19.5 110 37.2 72 46.8 38 27.1
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 94 89.5 53 85.5 40 95.2 286 91.7 145 87.9 138 95.8
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 1 1.0 1 1.6 0 0.0 5 1.6 4 2.4 1 0.7
Other Facility 2 1.9 1 1.6 1 2.4 2 0.6 1 0.6 1 0.7
Outside Alaska 8 7.6 7 11.3 1 2.4 19 6.1 15 9.1 4 2.8
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 86 81.9 49 79.0 37 88.1 255 82.3 130 78.8 123 86.6
Vaginal after C-Section 6 5.7 5 8.1 1 2.4 15 4.8 12 7.3 3 2.1
Primary C-Section 9 8.6 6 9.7 2 4.8 28 9.0 17 10.3 10 7.0
Repeat C-Section 4 3.8 2 3.2 2 4.8 12 3.9 6 3.6 6 4.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 67 65.7 39 65.0 27 65.9 215 70.0 110 67.9 103 72.5
3rd Trimester 7 6.9 5 8.3 2 4.9 16 5.2 9 5.6 7 4.9
No Prenatal Care 1 1.0 1 1.6 0 0.0 3 1.0 3 1.8 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 21 20.8 10 16.9 11 26.8 60 19.7 22 13.7 38 27.0
Adequate 28 27.7 18 30.5 10 24.4 92 30.2 50 31.1 41 29.1
Intermediate 26 25.7 16 27.1 10 24.4 80 26.2 50 31.1 29 20.6
Inadequate 26 25.7 15 25.4 10 24.4 73 23.9 39 24.2 33 23.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 10 9.5 5 8.1 5 11.9 29 9.4 10 6.2 19 13.2
Low Birthweight Birth 6 5.8 4 6.6 2 4.8 15 4.8 11 6.7 4 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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 01/28/15



Birth Profile for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 95 100.0 42 100.0 53 100.0 314 100.0 153 100.0 158 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.7 0 0.0
15-19 8 8.4 3 7.1 5 9.4 35 11.1 10 6.5 25 15.8
20-24 45 47.4 18 42.9 27 50.9 115 36.6 47 30.7 67 42.4
25-29 20 21.1 9 21.4 11 20.8 82 26.1 46 30.1 35 22.2
30-34 14 14.7 8 19.0 6 11.3 55 17.5 31 20.3 23 14.6
35-39 7 7.4 4 9.5 3 5.7 25 8.0 18 11.8 7 4.4
40-44 1 1.1 0 0.0 1 1.9 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.6
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 10 11.1 2 5.3 8 15.4 36 11.8 13 8.8 23 14.8
Reported Smoking 22 23.2 12 28.6 10 18.9 89 28.7 49 32.2 39 25.0
Unwed 40 42.1 16 38.1 24 45.3 113 36.1 43 28.1 70 44.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 15 16.7 6 15.8 9 17.3 55 18.3 18 12.6 37 23.9
12 Years 44 48.9 20 52.6 24 46.2 141 47.0 57 39.9 82 52.9
12+ Years 31 34.4 12 31.6 19 36.5 104 34.7 68 47.6 36 23.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 87 91.6 36 85.7 51 96.2 288 91.7 132 86.3 154 97.5
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 3 3.2 2 4.8 1 1.9 6 1.9 5 3.3 1 0.6
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 5 5.3 4 9.5 1 1.9 20 6.4 16 10.5 3 1.9
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 74 77.9 33 78.6 41 77.4 262 84.5 123 80.9 137 87.8
Vaginal after C-Section 5 5.3 3 7.1 2 3.8 10 3.2 7 4.6 3 1.9
Primary C-Section 10 10.5 3 7.1 7 13.2 26 8.4 15 9.9 11 7.1
Repeat C-Section 6 6.3 3 7.1 3 5.7 12 3.9 7 4.6 5 3.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 69 74.2 29 70.7 40 76.9 219 70.6 104 68.9 114 72.6
3rd Trimester 4 4.3 2 4.9 2 3.8 19 6.1 11 7.3 8 5.1
No Prenatal Care 1 1.1 1 2.4 0 0.0 5 1.6 3 2.0 2 1.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 17 18.5 5 12.2 12 23.5 55 17.9 16 10.6 39 25.2
Adequate 33 35.9 15 36.6 18 35.3 96 31.2 48 31.8 47 30.3
Intermediate 18 19.6 11 26.8 7 13.7 79 25.6 46 30.5 32 20.6
Inadequate 24 26.1 10 24.4 14 27.5 78 25.3 41 27.2 37 23.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 8 8.7 2 5.1 6 11.3 28 9.0 7 4.7 21 13.3
Low Birthweight Birth 4 4.2 4 9.5 0 0.0 11 3.5 8 5.2 3 1.9
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 Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1

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 112 100.0 61 100.0 49 100.0 330 100.0 163 100.0 163 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.9 1 1.6 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.6 0 0.0
15-19 11 9.8 4 6.6 7 14.3 46 13.9 15 9.2 31 19.0
20-24 33 29.5 15 24.6 18 36.7 97 29.4 40 24.5 55 33.7
25-29 37 33.0 21 34.4 15 30.6 106 32.1 58 35.6 47 28.8
30-34 22 19.6 12 19.7 9 18.4 54 16.4 31 19.0 22 13.5
35-39 8 7.1 8 13.1 0 0.0 26 7.9 18 11.0 8 4.9
40-44 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 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 13 11.9 5 8.3 8 17.0 37 11.5 17 10.6 20 12.6
Reported Smoking 38 34.5 23 37.7 14 29.8 101 31.2 51 31.7 48 30.0
Unwed 38 33.9 17 27.9 21 42.9 114 34.7 43 26.4 70 42.9
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 21 19.4 8 13.6 13 27.7 64 20.3 20 13.1 43 26.9
12 Years 43 39.8 18 30.5 23 48.9 154 48.7 62 40.5 90 56.3
12+ Years 44 40.7 33 55.9 11 23.4 98 31.0 71 46.4 27 16.9
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 105 93.8 56 91.8 47 95.9 302 91.5 141 86.5 158 96.9
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 1 0.9 1 1.6 0 0.0 3 0.9 3 1.8 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.9 1 0.6 2 1.2
Outside Alaska 6 5.4 4 6.6 2 4.1 22 6.7 18 11.0 3 1.8
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 95 86.4 48 78.7 45 95.7 278 86.1 130 80.2 146 92.4
Vaginal after C-Section 4 3.6 4 6.6 0 0.0 8 2.5 7 4.3 1 0.6
Primary C-Section 9 8.2 8 13.1 1 2.1 28 8.7 19 11.7 9 5.7
Repeat C-Section 2 1.8 1 1.6 1 2.1 9 2.8 6 3.7 2 1.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 79 70.5 42 68.9 36 73.5 213 65.5 102 63.0 110 68.8
3rd Trimester 5 4.5 2 3.3 3 6.1 23 7.1 14 8.6 9 5.6
No Prenatal Care 1 0.9 1 1.6 0 0.0 4 1.2 2 1.2 2 1.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 22 19.6 7 11.5 15 30.6 49 15.2 16 9.9 33 20.9
Adequate 31 27.7 17 27.9 13 26.5 95 29.5 45 28.0 49 31.0
Intermediate 36 32.1 23 37.7 12 24.5 85 26.4 47 29.2 37 23.4
Inadequate 23 20.5 14 23.0 9 18.4 93 28.9 53 32.9 39 24.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 11 9.8 3 4.9 8 16.3 27 8.2 8 4.9 19 11.7
Low Birthweight Birth 5 4.5 3 4.9 2 4.1 10 3.0 5 3.1 5 3.1

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