Birth Profile for Valdez-Cordova1

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 123 100.0 83 100.0 32 100.0 372 100.0 258 100.0 90 100.0
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 8.9 4 4.8 6 18.8 21 5.6 9 3.5 11 12.2
20-24 34 27.6 20 24.1 11 34.4 109 29.3 64 24.8 37 41.1
25-29 31 25.2 23 27.7 7 21.9 100 26.9 72 27.9 22 24.4
30-34 26 21.1 21 25.3 4 12.5 78 21.0 63 24.4 10 11.1
35-39 18 14.6 13 15.7 3 9.4 52 14.0 42 16.3 7 7.8
40-44 3 2.4 2 2.4 1 3.1 11 3.0 7 2.7 3 3.3
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.4 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 3 2.5 1 1.2 2 6.5 12 3.3 6 2.4 6 6.7
Reported Smoking 22 18.0 10 12.0 12 38.7 64 17.3 27 10.5 36 40.4
Unwed 43 35.0 18 21.7 21 65.6 123 33.1 58 22.5 57 63.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 15 12.5 5 6.2 10 31.3 40 10.9 11 4.3 27 30.0
12 Years 42 35.0 24 29.6 14 43.8 122 33.2 77 30.2 39 43.3
12+ Years 63 52.5 52 64.2 8 25.0 205 55.9 167 65.5 24 26.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 117 95.1 79 95.2 31 96.9 342 91.9 232 89.9 87 96.7
Birthing Center 1 0.8 1 1.2 0 0.0 9 2.4 9 3.5 0 0.0
Home Birth 4 3.3 3 3.6 1 3.1 15 4.0 13 5.0 2 2.2
Other Facility 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.8 1 0.4 1 1.1
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.8 3 1.2 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 86 72.3 57 70.4 23 76.7 278 76.4 189 74.7 72 82.8
Vaginal after C-Section 2 1.7 0 0.0 2 6.7 4 1.1 0 0.0 3 3.4
Primary C-Section 22 18.5 18 22.2 3 10.0 56 15.4 46 18.2 7 8.0
Repeat C-Section 9 7.6 6 7.4 2 6.7 26 7.1 18 7.1 5 5.7
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 97 87.4 67 88.2 24 85.7 304 86.6 218 89.7 66 76.7
3rd Trimester 2 1.8 1 1.3 1 3.6 11 3.1 4 1.6 6 7.0
No Prenatal Care 3 3.1 2 3.1 1 3.7 4 1.2 3 1.3 1 1.2
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 17 17.7 11 17.5 5 18.5 68 20.9 43 19.2 21 25.6
Adequate 35 36.5 23 36.5 9 33.3 119 36.5 86 38.4 26 31.7
Intermediate 28 29.2 17 27.0 9 33.3 92 28.2 65 29.0 19 23.2
Inadequate 16 16.7 12 19.0 4 14.8 47 14.4 30 13.4 16 19.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 18 14.6 8 9.6 8 25.0 36 9.7 19 7.4 13 14.4
Low Birthweight Birth 10 8.1 3 3.6 6 18.8 23 6.2 9 3.5 11 12.2
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: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Valdez-Cordova1

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 125 100.0 88 100.0 29 100.0 375 100.0 257 100.0 90 100.0
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 4.8 3 3.4 3 10.3 25 6.7 10 3.9 14 15.6
20-24 39 31.2 25 28.4 12 41.4 107 28.5 63 24.5 36 40.0
25-29 36 28.8 25 28.4 8 27.6 97 25.9 68 26.5 20 22.2
30-34 22 17.6 17 19.3 3 10.3 80 21.3 63 24.5 11 12.2
35-39 17 13.6 14 15.9 2 6.9 54 14.4 45 17.5 7 7.8
40-44 4 3.2 3 3.4 1 3.4 10 2.7 6 2.3 2 2.2
45+ 1 0.8 1 1.1 0 0.0 2 0.5 2 0.8 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 8 6.6 4 4.8 4 13.8 11 3.0 7 2.8 4 4.4
Reported Smoking 21 16.9 10 11.5 11 37.9 58 15.5 19 7.4 36 40.0
Unwed 42 33.6 22 25.0 18 62.1 122 32.5 58 22.6 59 65.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 15 12.2 5 5.7 9 31.0 46 12.3 12 4.7 28 31.1
12 Years 40 32.5 27 31.0 13 44.8 119 31.9 73 28.5 42 46.7
12+ Years 68 55.3 55 63.2 7 24.1 208 55.8 171 66.8 20 22.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 112 89.6 76 86.4 28 96.6 340 90.7 225 87.5 87 96.7
Birthing Center 4 3.2 4 4.5 0 0.0 11 2.9 10 3.9 1 1.1
Home Birth 5 4.0 4 4.5 1 3.4 16 4.3 15 5.8 1 1.1
Other Facility 1 0.8 1 1.1 0 0.0 2 0.5 1 0.4 1 1.1
Outside Alaska 3 2.4 3 3.4 0 0.0 6 1.6 6 2.3 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 95 78.5 67 78.8 22 78.6 285 77.2 192 76.2 75 84.3
Vaginal after C-Section 1 0.8 0 0.0 1 3.6 6 1.6 3 1.2 2 2.2
Primary C-Section 17 14.0 14 16.5 2 7.1 56 15.2 41 16.3 8 9.0
Repeat C-Section 8 6.6 4 4.7 3 10.7 22 6.0 16 6.3 4 4.5
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 106 88.3 78 94.0 21 72.4 311 85.4 223 90.3 64 71.1
3rd Trimester 3 2.5 0 0.0 2 6.9 12 3.3 4 1.6 6 6.7
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.6 2 0.8 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 25 21.9 16 20.5 9 31.0 77 22.1 47 19.7 21 24.7
Adequate 44 38.6 35 44.9 7 24.1 135 38.8 96 40.3 33 38.8
Intermediate 29 25.4 20 25.6 5 17.2 93 26.7 72 30.3 13 15.3
Inadequate 16 14.0 7 9.0 8 27.6 43 12.4 23 9.7 18 21.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 8 6.5 5 5.7 3 10.3 32 8.6 20 7.8 6 6.7
Low Birthweight Birth 10 8.0 5 5.7 4 13.8 21 5.6 11 4.3 5 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: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Valdez-Cordova1

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 124 100.0 87 100.0 29 100.0 371 100.0 251 100.0 94 100.0
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 3.2 2 2.3 2 6.9 27 7.3 11 4.4 15 16.0
20-24 36 29.0 19 21.8 14 48.3 101 27.2 59 23.5 36 38.3
25-29 33 26.6 24 27.6 7 24.1 93 25.1 61 24.3 22 23.4
30-34 30 24.2 25 28.7 3 10.3 86 23.2 69 27.5 11 11.7
35-39 17 13.7 15 17.2 2 6.9 53 14.3 45 17.9 7 7.4
40-44 4 3.2 2 2.3 1 3.4 10 2.7 5 2.0 3 3.2
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.4 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 1 0.8 1 1.1 0 0.0 6 1.6 5 2.0 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 21 16.9 7 8.0 13 44.8 47 12.7 13 5.2 31 33.0
Unwed 38 30.6 18 20.7 18 62.1 114 30.7 51 20.3 60 63.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 10 8.1 1 1.1 8 27.6 48 13.0 14 5.6 29 31.5
12 Years 40 32.3 26 29.9 12 41.4 125 33.9 72 28.7 46 50.0
12+ Years 74 59.7 60 69.0 9 31.0 196 53.1 165 65.7 17 18.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 113 91.1 77 88.5 28 96.6 330 88.9 213 84.9 92 97.9
Birthing Center 4 3.2 4 4.6 0 0.0 17 4.6 15 6.0 1 1.1
Home Birth 6 4.8 6 6.9 0 0.0 17 4.6 17 6.8 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 0.8 0 0.0 1 3.4 2 0.5 1 0.4 1 1.1
Outside Alaska 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 1.3 5 2.0 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 97 78.2 65 74.7 27 93.1 284 77.0 189 75.9 78 83.0
Vaginal after C-Section 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 7 1.9 3 1.2 3 3.2
Primary C-Section 17 13.7 14 16.1 2 6.9 53 14.4 37 14.9 9 9.6
Repeat C-Section 9 7.3 8 9.2 0 0.0 25 6.8 20 8.0 4 4.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 101 84.2 73 86.9 21 72.4 303 83.2 213 86.6 69 74.2
3rd Trimester 6 5.0 3 3.6 3 10.3 14 3.8 7 2.8 5 5.4
No Prenatal Care 1 0.9 1 1.2 0 0.0 3 0.9 2 0.8 1 1.1
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 26 22.4 16 19.3 7 26.9 70 20.2 41 17.4 18 20.5
Adequate 40 34.5 28 33.7 10 38.5 138 39.8 91 38.6 41 46.6
Intermediate 35 30.2 28 33.7 5 19.2 94 27.1 75 31.8 15 17.0
Inadequate 15 12.9 11 13.3 4 15.4 45 13.0 29 12.3 14 15.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 10 8.1 6 6.9 2 6.9 29 7.8 19 7.6 4 4.3
Low Birthweight Birth 3 2.4 1 1.1 1 3.4 14 3.8 9 3.6 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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Valdez-Cordova1

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 126 100.0 82 100.0 32 100.0 373 100.0 254 100.0 91 100.0
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 11.9 5 6.1 9 28.1 35 9.4 15 5.9 18 19.8
20-24 32 25.4 19 23.2 10 31.3 96 25.7 60 23.6 31 34.1
25-29 28 22.2 19 23.2 5 15.6 85 22.8 54 21.3 19 20.9
30-34 28 22.2 21 25.6 5 15.6 93 24.9 73 28.7 15 16.5
35-39 20 15.9 16 19.5 3 9.4 55 14.7 46 18.1 6 6.6
40-44 2 1.6 1 1.2 0 0.0 8 2.1 5 2.0 2 2.2
45+ 1 0.8 1 1.2 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.4 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 2 1.6 2 2.5 0 0.0 7 1.9 6 2.4 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 16 12.7 2 2.4 12 37.5 39 10.5 13 5.2 24 26.4
Unwed 42 33.3 18 22.0 23 71.9 111 29.8 51 20.1 57 62.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 21 16.7 6 7.3 11 34.4 51 13.9 19 7.6 27 30.7
12 Years 39 31.0 20 24.4 17 53.1 128 35.0 73 29.1 47 53.4
12+ Years 66 52.4 56 68.3 4 12.5 187 51.1 159 63.3 14 15.9
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 115 91.3 72 87.8 31 96.9 324 86.9 209 82.3 90 98.9
Birthing Center 3 2.4 2 2.4 1 3.1 23 6.2 20 7.9 1 1.1
Home Birth 5 4.0 5 6.1 0 0.0 19 5.1 18 7.1 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.4 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 3 2.4 3 3.7 0 0.0 6 1.6 6 2.4 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 93 75.0 60 75.0 26 81.3 285 76.8 196 77.8 68 74.7
Vaginal after C-Section 4 3.2 3 3.8 1 3.1 10 2.7 5 2.0 5 5.5
Primary C-Section 22 17.7 13 16.3 4 12.5 48 12.9 31 12.3 10 11.0
Repeat C-Section 5 4.0 4 5.0 1 3.1 28 7.5 20 7.9 8 8.8
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 104 83.9 72 90.0 22 68.8 292 80.7 209 85.0 62 69.7
3rd Trimester 3 2.4 1 1.3 1 3.1 12 3.3 7 2.8 3 3.4
No Prenatal Care 1 0.8 1 1.3 0 0.0 3 0.9 2 0.9 1 1.1
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 26 22.0 15 19.5 5 16.7 68 19.8 46 19.7 13 14.9
Adequate 51 43.2 33 42.9 16 53.3 130 37.8 87 37.3 38 43.7
Intermediate 29 24.6 24 31.2 3 10.0 88 25.6 65 27.9 18 20.7
Inadequate 12 10.2 5 6.5 6 20.0 58 16.9 35 15.0 18 20.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 14 11.1 9 11.0 1 3.1 31 8.3 20 7.9 6 6.6
Low Birthweight Birth 8 6.3 5 6.1 0 0.0 22 6.0 13 5.2 4 4.4
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Valdez-Cordova1

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 121 100.0 82 100.0 33 100.0 360 100.0 257 100.0 79 100.0
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 6.6 4 4.9 4 12.1 28 7.8 16 6.2 11 13.9
20-24 33 27.3 21 25.6 12 36.4 92 25.6 59 23.0 29 36.7
25-29 32 26.4 18 22.0 10 30.3 89 24.7 58 22.6 20 25.3
30-34 28 23.1 23 28.0 3 9.1 90 25.0 74 28.8 12 15.2
35-39 16 13.2 14 17.1 2 6.1 49 13.6 42 16.3 5 6.3
40-44 4 3.3 2 2.4 2 6.1 12 3.3 8 3.1 2 2.5
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 3 2.5 2 2.5 0 0.0 9 2.5 7 2.8 1 1.3
Reported Smoking 10 8.3 4 4.9 6 18.2 38 10.7 22 8.7 15 19.0
Unwed 34 28.1 15 18.3 19 57.6 98 27.3 49 19.1 46 58.2
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 17 14.3 7 8.5 10 32.3 41 11.7 20 7.9 20 26.3
12 Years 46 38.7 26 31.7 17 54.8 126 36.1 76 30.2 42 55.3
12+ Years 56 47.1 49 59.8 4 12.9 182 52.1 156 61.9 14 18.4
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 102 84.3 64 78.0 33 100.0 309 85.8 209 81.3 79 100.0
Birthing Center 10 8.3 9 11.0 0 0.0 26 7.2 24 9.3 0 0.0
Home Birth 6 5.0 6 7.3 0 0.0 18 5.0 17 6.6 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 0.8 1 1.2 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.4 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 2 1.7 2 2.4 0 0.0 6 1.7 6 2.3 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 94 77.7 64 78.0 25 75.8 277 76.9 200 77.8 57 72.2
Vaginal after C-Section 2 1.7 0 0.0 2 6.1 11 3.1 5 1.9 6 7.6
Primary C-Section 14 11.6 10 12.2 3 9.1 45 12.5 32 12.5 9 11.4
Repeat C-Section 11 9.1 8 9.8 3 9.1 27 7.5 20 7.8 7 8.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 98 81.7 68 82.9 26 81.3 282 81.5 210 84.3 57 74.0
3rd Trimester 5 4.2 3 3.7 1 3.1 15 4.3 11 4.4 3 3.9
No Prenatal Care 1 0.9 0 0.0 1 3.1 2 0.6 1 0.4 1 1.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 18 15.9 10 13.2 6 18.8 58 17.8 42 18.1 12 15.6
Adequate 47 41.6 30 39.5 15 46.9 118 36.2 86 37.1 29 37.7
Intermediate 30 26.5 23 30.3 7 21.9 85 26.1 59 25.4 21 27.3
Inadequate 18 15.9 13 17.1 4 12.5 65 19.9 45 19.4 15 19.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 5 4.1 4 4.9 1 3.0 26 7.3 18 7.1 7 8.9
Low Birthweight Birth 3 2.5 3 3.7 0 0.0 19 5.4 13 5.1 4 5.1
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Valdez-Cordova1

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 126 100.0 90 100.0 26 100.0 371 100.0 270 100.0 70 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.4 0 0.0
15-19 12 9.5 6 6.7 5 19.2 29 7.8 17 6.3 10 14.3
20-24 31 24.6 20 22.2 9 34.6 95 25.6 65 24.1 24 34.3
25-29 25 19.8 17 18.9 4 15.4 92 24.8 63 23.3 16 22.9
30-34 37 29.4 29 32.2 7 26.9 88 23.7 69 25.6 14 20.0
35-39 19 15.1 16 17.8 1 3.8 52 14.0 44 16.3 6 8.6
40-44 2 1.6 2 2.2 0 0.0 14 3.8 11 4.1 0 0.0
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 2 1.6 2 2.3 0 0.0 11 3.0 7 2.7 4 5.7
Reported Smoking 13 10.6 7 8.0 6 23.1 46 12.6 28 10.6 17 24.3
Unwed 35 27.8 18 20.0 15 57.7 103 28.0 58 21.6 39 55.7
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 13 10.7 6 6.9 6 24.0 38 10.8 20 7.8 16 23.5
12 Years 43 35.5 27 31.0 13 52.0 128 36.4 81 31.4 38 55.9
12+ Years 65 53.7 54 62.1 6 24.0 186 52.8 157 60.9 14 20.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 107 84.9 73 81.1 26 100.0 327 88.1 230 85.2 69 98.6
Birthing Center 10 7.9 9 10.0 0 0.0 21 5.7 20 7.4 0 0.0
Home Birth 8 6.3 7 7.8 0 0.0 15 4.0 14 5.2 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 1.4
Outside Alaska 1 0.8 1 1.1 0 0.0 7 1.9 6 2.2 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 98 77.8 72 80.0 17 65.4 285 77.0 211 78.1 52 74.3
Vaginal after C-Section 4 3.2 2 2.2 2 7.7 12 3.2 7 2.6 5 7.1
Primary C-Section 12 9.5 8 8.9 3 11.5 47 12.7 34 12.6 7 10.0
Repeat C-Section 12 9.5 8 8.9 4 15.4 26 7.0 18 6.7 6 8.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 90 76.3 69 82.1 14 56.0 283 80.2 219 83.6 44 66.7
3rd Trimester 4 3.4 3 3.6 1 4.0 16 4.5 12 4.6 4 6.1
No Prenatal Care 1 0.9 1 1.3 0 0.0 2 0.6 1 0.4 1 1.5
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 24 21.2 21 26.3 2 8.0 63 18.6 49 19.8 10 14.9
Adequate 32 28.3 24 30.0 7 28.0 121 35.8 93 37.5 21 31.3
Intermediate 29 25.7 18 22.5 8 32.0 85 25.1 59 23.8 19 28.4
Inadequate 28 24.8 17 21.3 8 32.0 69 20.4 47 19.0 17 25.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 12 9.6 7 7.9 4 15.4 29 7.9 19 7.1 9 12.9
Low Birthweight Birth 11 8.9 5 5.7 4 15.4 23 6.3 16 6.0 5 7.1
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Valdez-Cordova1

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 113 100.0 85 100.0 20 100.0 401 100.0 282 100.0 85 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.4 0 0.0
15-19 8 7.1 6 7.1 2 10.0 34 8.5 17 6.0 15 17.6
20-24 28 24.8 18 21.2 8 40.0 101 25.2 67 23.8 27 31.8
25-29 32 28.3 23 27.1 6 30.0 108 26.9 76 27.0 21 24.7
30-34 25 22.1 22 25.9 2 10.0 88 21.9 67 23.8 13 15.3
35-39 14 12.4 12 14.1 2 10.0 51 12.7 40 14.2 8 9.4
40-44 6 5.3 4 4.7 0 0.0 17 4.2 13 4.6 1 1.2
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.4 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 4 3.6 3 3.6 1 5.0 14 3.5 8 2.9 6 7.1
Reported Smoking 15 13.4 11 13.1 3 15.0 57 14.4 32 11.4 22 26.2
Unwed 29 25.9 16 19.0 12 60.0 117 29.5 61 21.7 48 56.5
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 11 10.1 7 8.4 4 20.0 43 11.3 22 8.1 19 22.9
12 Years 37 33.9 23 27.7 12 60.0 145 38.0 90 33.2 45 54.2
12+ Years 61 56.0 53 63.9 4 20.0 194 50.8 159 58.7 19 22.9
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 100 88.5 72 84.7 20 100.0 360 89.8 245 86.9 84 98.8
Birthing Center 6 5.3 6 7.1 0 0.0 18 4.5 18 6.4 0 0.0
Home Birth 4 3.5 4 4.7 0 0.0 12 3.0 11 3.9 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 1.2
Outside Alaska 3 2.7 3 3.5 0 0.0 10 2.5 8 2.8 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 85 75.2 64 75.3 15 75.0 314 78.9 216 76.6 73 86.9
Vaginal after C-Section 5 4.4 3 3.5 2 10.0 11 2.8 8 2.8 3 3.6
Primary C-Section 19 16.8 14 16.5 3 15.0 53 13.3 42 14.9 6 7.1
Repeat C-Section 4 3.5 4 4.7 0 0.0 20 5.0 16 5.7 2 2.4
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 94 87.0 73 88.0 17 85.0 310 81.6 233 84.7 56 71.8
3rd Trimester 6 5.6 5 6.0 1 5.0 13 3.4 10 3.6 3 3.8
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.8 2 0.8 1 1.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 16 16.0 11 14.5 4 20.0 72 19.6 48 18.1 19 24.4
Adequate 39 39.0 32 42.1 7 35.0 143 39.0 107 40.4 26 33.3
Intermediate 26 26.0 18 23.7 6 30.0 95 25.9 69 26.0 20 25.6
Inadequate 19 19.0 15 19.7 3 15.0 57 15.5 41 15.5 13 16.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 9 8.2 7 8.4 2 10.0 35 8.9 23 8.2 10 11.8
Low Birthweight Birth 5 4.5 5 6.0 0 0.0 28 7.1 25 8.9 2 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.
 
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Birth Profile for Valdez-Cordova1

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 132 100.0 95 100.0 24 100.0 404 100.0 276 100.0 93 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.8 1 1.1 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.4 0 0.0
15-19 9 6.8 5 5.3 3 12.5 40 9.9 17 6.2 21 22.6
20-24 36 27.3 27 28.4 7 29.2 100 24.8 68 24.6 25 26.9
25-29 35 26.5 23 24.2 6 25.0 107 26.5 77 27.9 20 21.5
30-34 26 19.7 18 18.9 5 20.8 93 23.0 64 23.2 17 18.3
35-39 19 14.4 16 16.8 3 12.5 47 11.6 35 12.7 9 9.7
40-44 6 4.5 5 5.3 0 0.0 15 3.7 13 4.7 1 1.1
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.4 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 5 3.9 2 2.2 3 12.5 15 3.8 9 3.3 6 6.5
Reported Smoking 18 14.0 10 10.6 8 33.3 63 15.9 32 11.8 29 31.5
Unwed 39 30.0 24 25.3 12 50.0 121 30.3 63 22.9 50 53.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 14 11.5 7 8.0 6 26.1 40 10.4 18 6.8 20 22.2
12 Years 48 39.3 31 35.2 13 56.5 158 41.0 99 37.4 46 51.1
12+ Years 60 49.2 50 56.8 4 17.4 187 48.6 148 55.8 24 26.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 120 90.9 85 89.5 23 95.8 361 89.4 239 86.6 92 98.9
Birthing Center 5 3.8 5 5.3 0 0.0 17 4.2 16 5.8 0 0.0
Home Birth 3 2.3 3 3.2 0 0.0 12 3.0 11 4.0 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 0.8 0 0.0 1 4.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 1.1
Outside Alaska 3 2.3 2 2.1 0 0.0 13 3.2 10 3.6 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 102 77.9 75 78.9 20 83.3 323 80.8 215 77.9 82 89.1
Vaginal after C-Section 3 2.3 2 2.1 1 4.2 9 2.3 6 2.2 3 3.3
Primary C-Section 16 12.2 12 12.6 1 4.2 47 11.8 39 14.1 4 4.3
Repeat C-Section 10 7.6 6 6.3 2 8.3 21 5.3 16 5.8 3 3.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 99 78.0 77 81.1 13 61.9 308 80.2 226 84.0 58 68.2
3rd Trimester 6 4.7 4 4.2 2 9.5 11 2.9 6 2.2 4 4.7
No Prenatal Care 1 0.8 0 0.0 1 4.5 3 0.8 2 0.8 1 1.2
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 23 18.4 17 18.5 4 18.2 77 20.6 50 19.1 21 24.7
Adequate 50 40.0 37 40.2 7 31.8 146 39.1 106 40.5 28 32.9
Intermediate 30 24.0 23 25.0 5 22.7 90 24.1 67 25.6 18 21.2
Inadequate 22 17.6 15 16.3 6 27.3 60 16.1 39 14.9 18 21.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 8 6.1 5 5.3 3 12.5 34 8.5 22 8.0 9 9.8
Low Birthweight Birth 7 5.3 6 6.3 1 4.2 27 6.8 23 8.4 2 2.2
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 Valdez-Cordova1

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 156 100.0 102 100.0 41 100.0 402 100.0 275 100.0 97 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 1.0
15-19 17 10.9 6 5.9 10 24.4 47 11.7 21 7.6 24 24.7
20-24 37 23.7 22 21.6 12 29.3 98 24.4 66 24.0 24 24.7
25-29 41 26.3 30 29.4 9 22.0 113 28.1 83 30.2 25 25.8
30-34 37 23.7 27 26.5 6 14.6 89 22.1 62 22.5 15 15.5
35-39 18 11.5 12 11.8 3 7.3 41 10.2 31 11.3 7 7.2
40-44 5 3.2 4 3.9 1 2.4 12 3.0 11 4.0 1 1.0
45+ 1 0.6 1 1.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.4 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 5 3.2 3 2.9 2 4.9 11 2.8 8 3.0 3 3.1
Reported Smoking 24 15.6 11 10.8 11 27.5 72 18.2 37 13.6 32 33.7
Unwed 49 31.6 21 20.6 24 58.5 125 31.3 64 23.4 53 54.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 18 11.9 8 8.0 9 22.5 44 11.3 18 6.7 24 25.5
12 Years 60 39.7 36 36.0 20 50.0 151 38.9 96 35.7 43 45.7
12+ Years 73 48.3 56 56.0 11 27.5 193 49.7 155 57.6 27 28.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 140 89.7 88 86.3 41 100.0 358 89.1 237 86.2 95 97.9
Birthing Center 7 4.5 7 6.9 0 0.0 16 4.0 14 5.1 1 1.0
Home Birth 5 3.2 4 3.9 0 0.0 12 3.0 11 4.0 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 1.0
Outside Alaska 4 2.6 3 2.9 0 0.0 15 3.7 13 4.7 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 127 82.5 77 75.5 38 95.0 321 81.5 209 77.1 87 90.6
Vaginal after C-Section 3 1.9 3 2.9 0 0.0 11 2.8 8 3.0 3 3.1
Primary C-Section 18 11.7 16 15.7 2 5.0 44 11.2 37 13.7 5 5.2
Repeat C-Section 6 3.9 6 5.9 0 0.0 18 4.6 17 6.3 1 1.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 117 80.7 83 85.6 26 70.3 311 81.8 225 85.2 65 72.2
3rd Trimester 1 0.7 1 1.0 0 0.0 8 2.1 5 1.9 2 2.2
No Prenatal Care 2 1.4 2 2.0 0 0.0 5 1.3 4 1.5 1 1.1
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 33 23.2 20 20.6 11 30.6 89 23.9 61 23.4 23 25.8
Adequate 54 38.0 38 39.2 12 33.3 138 37.1 98 37.5 31 34.8
Intermediate 39 27.5 28 28.9 9 25.0 84 22.6 62 23.8 16 18.0
Inadequate 16 11.3 11 11.3 4 11.1 61 16.4 40 15.3 19 21.3
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 18 11.7 11 10.9 5 12.2 44 11.1 29 10.7 10 10.4
Low Birthweight Birth 16 10.4 14 13.9 1 2.4 31 7.8 26 9.5 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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Birth Profile for Valdez-Cordova1

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 116 100.0 79 100.0 28 100.0 379 100.0 282 100.0 76 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 1.3
15-19 14 12.1 6 7.6 8 28.6 50 13.2 29 10.3 19 25.0
20-24 27 23.3 19 24.1 6 21.4 88 23.2 65 23.0 17 22.4
25-29 31 26.7 24 30.4 5 17.9 99 26.1 74 26.2 21 27.6
30-34 30 25.9 19 24.1 6 21.4 89 23.5 68 24.1 13 17.1
35-39 10 8.6 7 8.9 3 10.7 40 10.6 34 12.1 5 6.6
40-44 4 3.4 4 5.1 0 0.0 12 3.2 12 4.3 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 5 4.5 4 5.3 1 3.6 12 3.3 9 3.3 3 4.0
Reported Smoking 21 18.8 11 14.5 10 35.7 72 19.4 44 15.9 27 36.0
Unwed 33 28.9 18 23.1 14 50.0 112 29.8 66 23.6 41 53.9
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 8 7.1 3 3.9 5 18.5 36 9.8 16 5.8 18 25.0
12 Years 50 44.6 32 41.6 13 48.1 139 38.0 97 35.1 33 45.8
12+ Years 54 48.2 42 54.5 9 33.3 191 52.2 163 59.1 21 29.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 101 87.1 66 83.5 28 100.0 336 88.7 246 87.2 72 94.7
Birthing Center 5 4.3 4 5.1 0 0.0 16 4.2 13 4.6 2 2.6
Home Birth 4 3.4 4 5.1 0 0.0 11 2.9 10 3.5 1 1.3
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.5 1 0.4 1 1.3
Outside Alaska 6 5.2 5 6.3 0 0.0 14 3.7 12 4.3 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 94 81.7 63 79.7 24 85.7 305 82.0 220 79.4 68 89.5
Vaginal after C-Section 3 2.6 1 1.3 2 7.1 11 3.0 7 2.5 4 5.3
Primary C-Section 13 11.3 11 13.9 1 3.6 37 9.9 32 11.6 3 3.9
Repeat C-Section 5 4.3 4 5.1 1 3.6 19 5.1 18 6.5 1 1.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 92 82.1 66 85.7 19 70.4 296 81.5 227 83.8 52 71.2
3rd Trimester 4 3.6 1 1.3 2 7.4 13 3.6 9 3.3 3 4.1
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.8 2 0.7 1 1.4
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 21 19.8 13 17.8 6 22.2 85 23.8 65 24.3 16 22.2
Adequate 42 39.6 31 42.5 9 33.3 133 37.3 100 37.3 26 36.1
Intermediate 21 19.8 16 21.9 4 14.8 73 20.4 57 21.3 11 15.3
Inadequate 22 20.8 13 17.8 8 29.6 66 18.5 46 17.2 19 26.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 8 7.1 6 7.7 1 3.7 34 9.1 25 9.0 6 8.0
Low Birthweight Birth 4 3.5 3 3.8 0 0.0 24 6.4 20 7.1 2 2.6
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Birth Profile for Valdez-Cordova1

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 130 100.0 94 100.0 28 100.0 393 100.0 306 100.0 70 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.8 0 0.0 1 3.6 3 0.8 1 0.3 2 2.9
15-19 16 12.3 9 9.6 6 21.4 43 10.9 28 9.2 13 18.6
20-24 34 26.2 25 26.6 6 21.4 95 24.2 74 24.2 17 24.3
25-29 41 31.5 29 30.9 11 39.3 106 27.0 78 25.5 25 35.7
30-34 22 16.9 16 17.0 3 10.7 87 22.1 73 23.9 10 14.3
35-39 13 10.0 12 12.8 1 3.6 46 11.7 41 13.4 3 4.3
40-44 3 2.3 3 3.2 0 0.0 13 3.3 11 3.6 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 1 0.8 1 1.1 0 0.0 13 3.4 9 3.0 4 5.8
Reported Smoking 27 20.9 15 16.0 11 40.7 81 20.8 52 17.2 27 39.1
Unwed 43 33.1 25 26.6 15 53.6 120 30.6 77 25.2 38 54.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 18 14.4 7 7.6 10 37.0 47 12.3 25 8.3 20 29.9
12 Years 41 32.8 28 30.4 10 37.0 133 34.7 96 31.9 31 46.3
12+ Years 66 52.8 57 62.0 7 25.9 203 53.0 180 59.8 16 23.9
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 117 90.0 83 88.3 26 92.9 355 90.3 274 89.5 65 92.9
Birthing Center 4 3.1 3 3.2 1 3.6 12 3.1 10 3.3 2 2.9
Home Birth 3 2.3 3 3.2 0 0.0 13 3.3 12 3.9 1 1.4
Other Facility 1 0.8 0 0.0 1 3.6 4 1.0 2 0.7 2 2.9
Outside Alaska 5 3.8 5 5.3 0 0.0 9 2.3 8 2.6 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 100 80.0 69 76.7 25 89.3 321 82.9 241 80.1 65 92.9
Vaginal after C-Section 5 4.0 4 4.4 1 3.6 12 3.1 9 3.0 3 4.3
Primary C-Section 13 10.4 10 11.1 2 7.1 36 9.3 33 11.0 2 2.9
Repeat C-Section 7 5.6 7 7.8 0 0.0 18 4.7 18 6.0 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 102 82.9 76 84.4 20 76.9 313 82.6 248 84.1 51 75.0
3rd Trimester 3 2.4 3 3.3 0 0.0 12 3.2 11 3.7 1 1.5
No Prenatal Care 3 2.4 2 2.2 1 3.8 4 1.1 3 1.0 1 1.5
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 35 28.2 28 30.8 6 23.1 93 24.7 74 25.0 17 26.2
Adequate 42 33.9 29 31.9 10 38.5 137 36.3 108 36.5 23 35.4
Intermediate 24 19.4 18 19.8 3 11.5 79 21.0 62 20.9 10 15.4
Inadequate 23 18.5 16 17.6 7 26.9 68 18.0 52 17.6 15 23.1
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 18 14.0 12 12.9 4 14.3 37 9.5 28 9.2 6 8.6
Low Birthweight Birth 11 8.5 9 9.6 1 3.6 31 7.9 27 8.9 2 2.9
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 Valdez-Cordova1

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 133 100.0 109 100.0 20 100.0 421 100.0 341 100.0 67 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.5 1 0.3 1 1.5
15-19 20 15.0 14 12.8 5 25.0 45 10.7 31 9.1 12 17.9
20-24 27 20.3 21 19.3 5 25.0 100 23.8 78 22.9 21 31.3
25-29 27 20.3 21 19.3 5 25.0 100 23.8 79 23.2 18 26.9
30-34 37 27.8 33 30.3 4 20.0 99 23.5 87 25.5 10 14.9
35-39 17 12.8 15 13.8 1 5.0 57 13.5 50 14.7 5 7.5
40-44 5 3.8 5 4.6 0 0.0 16 3.8 13 3.8 0 0.0
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.5 2 0.6 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 6 4.7 4 3.8 2 10.0 18 4.3 11 3.3 7 10.4
Reported Smoking 24 18.5 18 17.0 6 30.0 83 19.9 52 15.4 30 44.8
Unwed 36 27.3 23 21.3 12 60.0 113 26.9 74 21.8 36 53.7
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 10 7.8 6 5.6 3 16.7 51 12.3 32 9.5 18 28.1
12 Years 48 37.2 37 34.6 10 55.6 147 35.5 109 32.2 32 50.0
12+ Years 71 55.0 64 59.8 5 27.8 216 52.2 197 58.3 14 21.9
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 118 88.7 97 89.0 18 90.0 380 90.3 306 89.7 63 94.0
Birthing Center 7 5.3 6 5.5 1 5.0 15 3.6 13 3.8 2 3.0
Home Birth 4 3.0 3 2.8 1 5.0 14 3.3 13 3.8 1 1.5
Other Facility 1 0.8 1 0.9 0 0.0 3 0.7 2 0.6 1 1.5
Outside Alaska 3 2.3 2 1.8 0 0.0 9 2.1 7 2.1 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 111 84.1 88 81.5 19 95.0 352 83.8 276 81.2 64 95.5
Vaginal after C-Section 3 2.3 2 1.9 1 5.0 8 1.9 6 1.8 2 3.0
Primary C-Section 11 8.3 11 10.2 0 0.0 43 10.2 41 12.1 1 1.5
Repeat C-Section 7 5.3 7 6.5 0 0.0 17 4.0 17 5.0 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 102 79.7 85 81.7 13 65.0 335 81.3 274 82.5 52 77.6
3rd Trimester 6 4.7 5 4.8 1 5.0 13 3.2 12 3.6 1 1.5
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.5 2 0.6 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 29 22.8 24 23.1 4 21.1 98 23.9 79 23.7 18 28.1
Adequate 49 38.6 40 38.5 7 36.8 141 34.4 117 35.1 19 29.7
Intermediate 28 22.0 23 22.1 4 21.1 105 25.6 83 24.9 17 26.6
Inadequate 21 16.5 17 16.3 4 21.1 66 16.1 54 16.2 10 15.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 8 6.1 7 6.5 1 5.0 32 7.6 24 7.1 6 9.0
Low Birthweight Birth 9 6.8 8 7.4 1 5.0 26 6.2 22 6.5 2 3.0
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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Birth Profile for Valdez-Cordova1

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 130 100.0 103 100.0 22 100.0 425 100.0 340 100.0 71 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 2 1.5 1 1.0 1 4.5 2 0.5 1 0.3 1 1.4
15-19 7 5.4 5 4.9 2 9.1 36 8.5 23 6.8 11 15.5
20-24 34 26.2 28 27.2 6 27.3 109 25.6 81 23.8 27 38.0
25-29 38 29.2 28 27.2 9 40.9 91 21.4 74 21.8 15 21.1
30-34 28 21.5 24 23.3 3 13.6 105 24.7 92 27.1 10 14.1
35-39 16 12.3 14 13.6 1 4.5 64 15.1 54 15.9 7 9.9
40-44 5 3.8 3 2.9 0 0.0 15 3.5 12 3.5 0 0.0
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.7 3 0.9 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 6 4.6 4 3.9 2 9.1 17 4.0 10 2.9 7 9.9
Reported Smoking 30 23.1 19 18.4 10 45.5 84 19.8 49 14.5 34 47.9
Unwed 41 31.5 29 28.2 11 50.0 115 27.1 75 22.1 37 52.1
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 19 14.7 12 11.8 7 31.8 55 13.1 35 10.4 19 27.1
12 Years 44 34.1 31 30.4 11 50.0 148 35.2 108 32.0 34 48.6
12+ Years 66 51.2 59 57.8 4 18.2 218 51.8 195 57.7 17 24.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 120 92.3 94 91.3 21 95.5 385 90.6 304 89.4 69 97.2
Birthing Center 1 0.8 1 1.0 0 0.0 10 2.4 9 2.6 1 1.4
Home Birth 6 4.6 6 5.8 0 0.0 17 4.0 17 5.0 0 0.0
Other Facility 2 1.5 1 1.0 1 4.5 3 0.7 2 0.6 1 1.4
Outside Alaska 1 0.8 1 1.0 0 0.0 10 2.4 8 2.4 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 110 84.6 84 81.6 21 95.5 352 83.0 275 81.1 65 91.5
Vaginal after C-Section 4 3.1 3 2.9 1 4.5 9 2.1 8 2.4 1 1.4
Primary C-Section 12 9.2 12 11.7 0 0.0 47 11.1 40 11.8 5 7.0
Repeat C-Section 4 3.1 4 3.9 0 0.0 16 3.8 16 4.7 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 109 85.2 87 86.1 18 81.8 345 82.1 275 82.1 61 85.9
3rd Trimester 3 2.3 3 3.0 0 0.0 13 3.1 12 3.6 1 1.4
No Prenatal Care 1 0.8 1 1.0 0 0.0 2 0.5 2 0.6 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 29 23.0 22 21.8 7 35.0 90 21.5 66 19.6 23 33.3
Adequate 46 36.5 39 38.6 6 30.0 154 36.8 127 37.8 20 29.0
Intermediate 27 21.4 21 20.8 3 15.0 113 27.0 92 27.4 17 24.6
Inadequate 24 19.0 19 18.8 4 20.0 62 14.8 51 15.2 9 13.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 11 8.5 9 8.7 1 4.5 35 8.3 24 7.1 9 12.7
Low Birthweight Birth 11 8.5 10 9.7 0 0.0 24 5.7 20 5.9 2 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: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Valdez-Cordova1

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 158 100.0 129 100.0 25 100.0 416 100.0 339 100.0 64 100.0
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 18 11.4 12 9.3 5 20.0 40 9.6 29 8.6 9 14.1
20-24 39 24.7 29 22.5 10 40.0 102 24.5 75 22.1 25 39.1
25-29 35 22.2 30 23.3 4 16.0 90 21.6 73 21.5 14 21.9
30-34 34 21.5 30 23.3 3 12.0 102 24.5 90 26.5 9 14.1
35-39 24 15.2 21 16.3 3 12.0 64 15.4 55 16.2 7 10.9
40-44 6 3.8 5 3.9 0 0.0 15 3.6 14 4.1 0 0.0
45+ 2 1.3 2 1.6 0 0.0 3 0.7 3 0.9 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 6 3.8 3 2.3 3 12.0 22 5.3 10 3.0 12 18.8
Reported Smoking 29 18.4 15 11.6 14 56.0 80 19.3 48 14.2 32 50.0
Unwed 36 22.8 22 17.1 13 52.0 109 26.3 69 20.4 38 59.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 22 14.1 14 10.9 8 33.3 51 12.3 35 10.4 15 23.8
12 Years 55 35.3 41 31.8 11 45.8 146 35.4 111 32.8 30 47.6
12+ Years 79 50.6 74 57.4 5 20.8 216 52.3 192 56.8 18 28.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 142 89.9 115 89.1 24 96.0 378 90.9 305 90.0 62 96.9
Birthing Center 7 4.4 6 4.7 1 4.0 9 2.2 8 2.4 1 1.6
Home Birth 4 2.5 4 3.1 0 0.0 13 3.1 12 3.5 1 1.6
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 1.0 4 1.2 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 5 3.2 4 3.1 0 0.0 12 2.9 10 2.9 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 131 82.9 104 80.6 24 96.0 338 81.4 274 81.1 54 84.4
Vaginal after C-Section 1 0.6 1 0.8 0 0.0 8 1.9 7 2.1 1 1.6
Primary C-Section 20 12.7 18 14.0 1 4.0 50 12.0 38 11.2 9 14.1
Repeat C-Section 6 3.8 6 4.7 0 0.0 19 4.6 19 5.6 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 124 79.5 102 80.3 21 84.0 336 81.6 274 81.5 53 84.1
3rd Trimester 4 2.6 4 3.1 0 0.0 14 3.4 13 3.9 1 1.6
No Prenatal Care 1 0.6 1 0.8 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 40 25.5 33 25.8 7 28.0 79 19.2 57 17.0 20 31.7
Adequate 46 29.3 38 29.7 6 24.0 162 39.3 135 40.2 19 30.2
Intermediate 50 31.8 39 30.5 10 40.0 121 29.4 100 29.8 19 30.2
Inadequate 21 13.4 18 14.1 2 8.0 50 12.1 44 13.1 5 7.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 13 8.2 8 6.2 4 16.0 34 8.2 22 6.5 11 17.2
Low Birthweight Birth 6 3.8 4 3.1 1 4.0 20 4.8 14 4.1 5 7.8
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Birth Profile for Valdez-Cordova1

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 137 100.0 108 100.0 24 100.0 392 100.0 324 100.0 54 100.0
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 8.0 6 5.6 4 16.7 27 6.9 22 6.8 4 7.4
20-24 36 26.3 24 22.2 11 45.8 98 25.0 76 23.5 19 35.2
25-29 18 13.1 16 14.8 2 8.3 92 23.5 72 22.2 17 31.5
30-34 43 31.4 38 35.2 4 16.7 103 26.3 90 27.8 9 16.7
35-39 24 17.5 19 17.6 3 12.5 58 14.8 50 15.4 5 9.3
40-44 4 2.9 4 3.7 0 0.0 13 3.3 13 4.0 0 0.0
45+ 1 0.7 1 0.9 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.3 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 5 3.7 3 2.8 2 8.3 23 5.9 13 4.0 10 18.5
Reported Smoking 25 18.4 15 14.0 10 41.7 76 19.4 49 15.2 26 48.1
Unwed 38 27.9 24 22.4 13 54.2 99 25.3 63 19.5 35 64.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 14 10.3 9 8.4 4 16.7 43 11.0 33 10.2 9 16.7
12 Years 49 36.0 36 33.6 12 50.0 143 36.7 110 34.2 28 51.9
12+ Years 73 53.7 62 57.9 8 33.3 204 52.3 179 55.6 17 31.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 123 89.8 95 88.0 24 100.0 359 91.6 293 90.4 53 98.1
Birthing Center 2 1.5 2 1.9 0 0.0 2 0.5 2 0.6 0 0.0
Home Birth 7 5.1 7 6.5 0 0.0 15 3.8 14 4.3 1 1.9
Other Facility 1 0.7 1 0.9 0 0.0 5 1.3 5 1.5 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 4 2.9 3 2.8 0 0.0 11 2.8 10 3.1 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 111 81.6 87 81.3 20 83.3 324 82.9 269 83.3 44 81.5
Vaginal after C-Section 4 2.9 4 3.7 0 0.0 11 2.8 10 3.1 1 1.9
Primary C-Section 15 11.0 10 9.3 4 16.7 39 10.0 28 8.7 9 16.7
Repeat C-Section 6 4.4 6 5.6 0 0.0 17 4.3 16 5.0 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 112 82.4 86 80.4 22 91.7 318 81.5 263 81.4 43 81.1
3rd Trimester 6 4.4 5 4.7 1 4.2 14 3.6 12 3.7 2 3.8
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.5 2 0.6 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 21 15.4 11 10.3 9 37.5 49 12.6 32 9.9 15 28.3
Adequate 62 45.6 50 46.7 8 33.3 173 44.5 149 46.3 17 32.1
Intermediate 36 26.5 32 29.9 4 16.7 115 29.6 98 30.4 13 24.5
Inadequate 17 12.5 14 13.1 3 12.5 52 13.4 43 13.4 8 15.1
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 11 8.1 7 6.5 4 16.7 27 6.9 19 5.9 8 14.8
Low Birthweight Birth 7 5.1 6 5.6 1 4.2 15 3.8 11 3.4 4 7.4
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 Valdez-Cordova1

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 121 100.0 102 100.0 15 100.0 417 100.0 346 100.0 52 100.0
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 9.1 11 10.8 0 0.0 35 8.4 32 9.2 1 1.9
20-24 27 22.3 22 21.6 4 26.7 103 24.7 84 24.3 13 25.0
25-29 37 30.6 27 26.5 8 53.3 114 27.3 87 25.1 23 44.2
30-34 25 20.7 22 21.6 2 13.3 101 24.2 83 24.0 12 23.1
35-39 16 13.2 15 14.7 1 6.7 50 12.0 46 13.3 3 5.8
40-44 5 4.1 5 4.9 0 0.0 14 3.4 14 4.0 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 11 9.1 4 3.9 7 46.7 37 8.9 23 6.7 14 26.9
Reported Smoking 26 21.5 18 17.6 8 53.3 97 23.3 71 20.5 25 48.1
Unwed 35 28.9 23 22.5 12 80.0 101 24.3 67 19.4 32 61.5
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 15 12.4 12 11.8 3 20.0 52 12.6 43 12.5 8 15.7
12 Years 42 34.7 34 33.3 7 46.7 160 38.6 124 36.0 28 54.9
12+ Years 64 52.9 56 54.9 5 33.3 202 48.8 177 51.5 15 29.4
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 113 93.4 95 93.1 14 93.3 381 91.4 313 90.5 50 96.2
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
Home Birth 2 1.7 1 1.0 1 6.7 13 3.1 12 3.5 1 1.9
Other Facility 3 2.5 3 2.9 0 0.0 5 1.2 4 1.2 1 1.9
Outside Alaska 3 2.5 3 2.9 0 0.0 17 4.1 16 4.6 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 96 79.3 83 81.4 10 66.7 341 82.0 283 82.0 43 82.7
Vaginal after C-Section 3 2.5 2 2.0 1 6.7 11 2.6 10 2.9 1 1.9
Primary C-Section 15 12.4 10 9.8 4 26.7 40 9.6 32 9.3 7 13.5
Repeat C-Section 7 5.8 7 6.9 0 0.0 24 5.8 20 5.8 1 1.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 100 83.3 86 84.3 10 71.4 348 83.9 293 84.9 39 76.5
3rd Trimester 4 3.3 4 3.9 0 0.0 11 2.7 9 2.6 2 3.9
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.5 2 0.6 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 18 15.1 13 12.9 4 28.6 59 14.3 43 12.5 14 27.5
Adequate 54 45.4 47 46.5 5 35.7 177 42.8 155 45.1 15 29.4
Intermediate 35 29.4 29 28.7 5 35.7 125 30.2 105 30.5 13 25.5
Inadequate 12 10.1 12 11.9 0 0.0 53 12.8 41 11.9 9 17.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 10 8.3 7 6.9 3 20.0 37 8.9 27 7.8 9 17.3
Low Birthweight Birth 7 5.8 4 3.9 3 20.0 20 4.8 14 4.0 6 11.5
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Birth Profile for Valdez-Cordova1

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 134 100.0 114 100.0 15 100.0 454 100.0 365 100.0 62 100.0
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 5 3.7 5 4.4 0 0.0 38 8.4 32 8.8 3 4.8
20-24 35 26.1 30 26.3 4 26.7 110 24.2 89 24.4 16 25.8
25-29 37 27.6 29 25.4 7 46.7 125 27.5 96 26.3 22 35.5
30-34 35 26.1 30 26.3 3 20.0 117 25.8 93 25.5 17 27.4
35-39 18 13.4 16 14.0 1 6.7 51 11.2 42 11.5 4 6.5
40-44 4 3.0 4 3.5 0 0.0 13 2.9 13 3.6 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 7 5.3 6 5.3 1 6.7 43 9.5 30 8.2 13 21.0
Reported Smoking 25 18.7 16 14.0 8 53.3 107 23.6 76 20.8 29 46.8
Unwed 26 19.4 16 14.0 10 66.7 99 21.9 65 17.9 31 50.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 14 10.5 12 10.6 2 13.3 54 12.0 43 11.9 9 14.8
12 Years 52 39.1 40 35.4 9 60.0 192 42.7 143 39.5 37 60.7
12+ Years 67 50.4 61 54.0 4 26.7 204 45.3 176 48.6 15 24.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 123 91.8 103 90.4 15 100.0 419 92.3 332 91.0 61 98.4
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
Home Birth 6 4.5 6 5.3 0 0.0 17 3.7 17 4.7 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 0.7 1 0.9 0 0.0 2 0.4 1 0.3 1 1.6
Outside Alaska 4 3.0 4 3.5 0 0.0 15 3.3 14 3.8 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 117 87.3 99 86.8 14 93.3 366 81.0 289 79.6 54 87.1
Vaginal after C-Section 4 3.0 4 3.5 0 0.0 15 3.3 13 3.6 2 3.2
Primary C-Section 9 6.7 8 7.0 1 6.7 47 10.4 41 11.3 5 8.1
Repeat C-Section 4 3.0 3 2.6 0 0.0 24 5.3 20 5.5 1 1.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 106 79.1 91 79.8 11 73.3 370 82.4 303 84.2 44 71.0
3rd Trimester 4 3.0 3 2.6 1 6.7 14 3.1 6 1.7 8 12.9
No Prenatal Care 2 1.5 2 1.8 0 0.0 3 0.7 3 0.8 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 10 7.5 8 7.0 2 13.3 64 14.3 47 13.1 13 21.0
Adequate 57 42.5 52 45.6 4 26.7 173 38.7 149 41.6 15 24.2
Intermediate 44 32.8 37 32.5 4 26.7 142 31.8 119 33.2 15 24.2
Inadequate 23 17.2 17 14.9 5 33.3 68 15.2 43 12.0 19 30.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 6 4.5 5 4.4 1 6.7 39 8.6 27 7.4 9 14.5
Low Birthweight Birth 1 0.7 1 0.9 0 0.0 20 4.4 16 4.4 3 4.8
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Birth Profile for Valdez-Cordova1

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 162 100.0 130 100.0 22 100.0 468 100.0 368 100.0 69 100.0
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 11.7 16 12.3 1 4.5 52 11.1 43 11.7 6 8.7
20-24 41 25.3 32 24.6 5 22.7 100 21.4 76 20.7 17 24.6
25-29 40 24.7 31 23.8 8 36.4 132 28.2 103 28.0 22 31.9
30-34 41 25.3 31 23.8 7 31.8 121 25.9 94 25.5 18 26.1
35-39 16 9.9 15 11.5 1 4.5 52 11.1 41 11.1 6 8.7
40-44 5 3.1 5 3.8 0 0.0 11 2.4 11 3.0 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 19 11.7 13 10.0 6 27.3 42 9.0 28 7.6 14 20.3
Reported Smoking 46 28.4 37 28.5 9 40.9 116 24.8 85 23.1 29 42.0
Unwed 40 24.8 28 21.7 10 45.5 100 21.4 65 17.7 32 46.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 23 14.4 19 14.7 3 14.3 61 13.1 46 12.6 12 17.6
12 Years 66 41.3 50 38.8 12 57.1 198 42.6 143 39.1 42 61.8
12+ Years 71 44.4 60 46.5 6 28.6 206 44.3 177 48.4 14 20.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 145 89.5 115 88.5 21 95.5 433 92.5 337 91.6 66 95.7
Birthing Center 1 0.6 1 0.8 0 0.0 2 0.4 2 0.5 0 0.0
Home Birth 5 3.1 5 3.8 0 0.0 15 3.2 14 3.8 1 1.4
Other Facility 1 0.6 0 0.0 1 4.5 2 0.4 0 0.0 2 2.9
Outside Alaska 10 6.2 9 6.9 0 0.0 16 3.4 15 4.1 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 128 79.5 101 78.3 19 86.4 375 81.2 287 79.1 60 88.2
Vaginal after C-Section 4 2.5 4 3.1 0 0.0 14 3.0 12 3.3 2 2.9
Primary C-Section 16 9.9 14 10.9 2 9.1 48 10.4 42 11.6 5 7.4
Repeat C-Section 13 8.1 10 7.8 1 4.5 25 5.4 22 6.1 1 1.5
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 142 88.2 116 89.9 18 81.8 382 82.9 312 86.2 45 66.2
3rd Trimester 3 1.9 2 1.6 1 4.5 19 4.1 8 2.2 10 14.7
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+ 31 19.3 22 17.1 8 36.4 80 17.5 59 16.5 17 25.0
Adequate 66 41.0 56 43.4 6 27.3 165 36.2 137 38.3 16 23.5
Intermediate 46 28.6 39 30.2 4 18.2 139 30.5 119 33.2 13 19.1
Inadequate 18 11.2 12 9.3 4 18.2 72 15.8 43 12.0 22 32.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 21 13.0 15 11.5 5 22.7 46 9.8 30 8.2 10 14.5
Low Birthweight Birth 12 7.4 9 6.9 3 13.6 24 5.1 17 4.6 5 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: 10/27/11