Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 6,639 100.0 4,496 100.0 855 100.0 19,890 100.0 13,569 100.0 2,577 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 0.0 2 0.0 2 0.1
15-19 447 6.7 232 5.2 99 11.6 1,376 6.9 735 5.4 283 11.0
20-24 1,653 24.9 1,033 23.0 279 32.6 5,215 26.2 3,322 24.5 880 34.1
25-29 2,028 30.5 1,448 32.2 234 27.4 6,107 30.7 4,327 31.9 727 28.2
30-34 1,625 24.5 1,165 25.9 156 18.2 4,613 23.2 3,357 24.7 444 17.2
35-39 688 10.4 474 10.5 72 8.4 2,028 10.2 1,438 10.6 198 7.7
40-44 183 2.8 133 3.0 14 1.6 502 2.5 355 2.6 41 1.6
45+ 14 0.2 11 0.2 1 0.1 42 0.2 32 0.2 2 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 199 3.0 130 2.9 49 5.8 578 2.9 365 2.7 153 6.0
Reported Smoking 707 10.7 364 8.1 261 30.6 2,208 11.2 1,192 8.8 733 28.5
Unwed 2,180 32.9 1,118 24.9 512 59.9 6,546 32.9 3,345 24.7 1,558 60.5
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 525 10.3 250 7.1 147 21.5 1,852 10.3 909 7.3 501 20.9
12 Years 1,721 33.8 1,013 28.8 329 48.1 6,448 36.0 3,938 31.8 1,185 49.5
12+ Years 2,851 55.9 2,252 64.1 208 30.4 9,629 53.7 7,551 60.9 710 29.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 6,127 92.3 4,033 89.7 840 98.2 18,414 92.6 12,232 90.1 2,536 98.4
Birthing Center 264 4.0 247 5.5 4 0.5 768 3.9 717 5.3 17 0.7
Home Birth 93 1.4 86 1.9 3 0.4 337 1.7 308 2.3 9 0.3
Other Facility 129 1.9 114 2.5 6 0.7 291 1.5 252 1.9 12 0.5
Outside Alaska 26 0.4 16 0.4 2 0.2 80 0.4 60 0.4 3 0.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,709 72.6 3,096 70.7 706 83.3 13,366 72.5 8,814 71.1 2,078 81.6
Vaginal after C-Section 117 1.8 87 2.0 20 2.4 324 1.8 197 1.6 78 3.1
Primary C-Section 981 15.1 712 16.3 78 9.2 2,950 16.0 2,116 17.1 250 9.8
Repeat C-Section 680 10.5 481 11.0 44 5.2 1,791 9.7 1,265 10.2 140 5.5
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,830 77.6 3,438 80.9 619 75.1 14,489 79.0 10,297 82.0 1,929 77.5
3rd Trimester 231 3.7 128 3.0 25 3.0 627 3.4 351 2.8 89 3.6
No Prenatal Care 29 0.5 16 0.4 4 0.5 106 0.6 45 0.4 23 0.9
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,487 24.6 981 23.8 269 32.9 4,333 24.4 3,034 25.1 624 25.2
Adequate 2,470 40.8 1,799 43.6 273 33.4 7,108 40.1 5,136 42.5 904 36.6
Intermediate 1,180 19.5 839 20.3 123 15.0 3,648 20.6 2,478 20.5 509 20.6
Inadequate 914 15.1 507 12.3 153 18.7 2,634 14.9 1,437 11.9 435 17.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 595 9.0 355 7.9 90 10.5 1,852 9.3 1,133 8.4 252 9.8
Low Birthweight Birth 391 5.9 226 5.0 69 8.1 1,196 6.0 710 5.2 178 6.9
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 6,706 100.0 4,568 100.0 863 100.0 19,893 100.0 13,668 100.0 2,616 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 2 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.1 9 0.0 3 0.0 3 0.1
15-19 443 6.6 241 5.3 90 10.4 1,533 7.7 845 6.2 305 11.7
20-24 1,804 26.9 1,158 25.4 288 33.4 5,354 26.9 3,415 25.0 916 35.0
25-29 2,061 30.7 1,445 31.6 253 29.3 6,074 30.5 4,343 31.8 724 27.7
30-34 1,519 22.7 1,107 24.2 147 17.0 4,392 22.1 3,246 23.7 430 16.4
35-39 713 10.6 503 11.0 69 8.0 2,024 10.2 1,452 10.6 196 7.5
40-44 151 2.3 105 2.3 14 1.6 459 2.3 328 2.4 41 1.6
45+ 12 0.2 8 0.2 1 0.1 43 0.2 34 0.2 1 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 187 2.8 122 2.7 45 5.2 591 3.0 361 2.7 165 6.3
Reported Smoking 750 11.3 413 9.1 231 26.8 2,289 11.6 1,307 9.6 697 26.7
Unwed 2,154 32.1 1,088 23.8 526 61.0 6,609 33.3 3,440 25.2 1,581 60.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 646 10.0 324 7.3 173 20.2 2,068 10.7 1,057 7.9 558 21.5
12 Years 2,343 36.2 1,430 32.0 426 49.8 6,968 36.2 4,320 32.3 1,293 49.7
12+ Years 3,480 53.8 2,711 60.7 257 30.0 10,210 53.0 8,014 59.8 748 28.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 6,225 92.8 4,133 90.5 850 98.5 18,474 92.9 12,384 90.6 2,578 98.5
Birthing Center 243 3.6 227 5.0 8 0.9 762 3.8 714 5.2 20 0.8
Home Birth 124 1.8 113 2.5 0 0.0 355 1.8 321 2.3 9 0.3
Other Facility 83 1.2 71 1.6 4 0.5 217 1.1 183 1.3 7 0.3
Outside Alaska 31 0.5 24 0.5 1 0.1 85 0.4 66 0.5 2 0.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,291 72.7 2,811 71.8 688 80.8 13,205 72.1 8,756 70.7 2,097 81.0
Vaginal after C-Section 105 1.8 58 1.5 28 3.3 285 1.6 153 1.2 81 3.1
Primary C-Section 924 15.7 656 16.7 87 10.2 3,291 18.0 2,386 19.3 270 10.4
Repeat C-Section 581 9.8 392 10.0 48 5.6 1,538 8.4 1,097 8.9 142 5.5
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,937 78.7 3,511 81.8 663 79.5 14,492 80.9 10,310 83.8 2,003 79.4
3rd Trimester 208 3.3 123 2.9 26 3.1 532 3.0 298 2.4 83 3.3
No Prenatal Care 35 0.6 13 0.3 13 1.6 123 0.7 50 0.4 27 1.1
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,423 23.3 1,038 24.9 166 19.9 4,144 25.0 3,024 26.8 495 19.9
Adequate 2,361 38.6 1,693 40.6 317 37.9 6,798 41.1 4,861 43.1 998 40.2
Intermediate 1,355 22.2 913 21.9 198 23.7 3,312 20.0 2,163 19.2 577 23.2
Inadequate 978 16.0 527 12.6 155 18.5 2,304 13.9 1,236 11.0 412 16.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 664 9.9 406 8.9 85 9.8 1,956 9.9 1,208 8.9 267 10.2
Low Birthweight Birth 427 6.4 245 5.4 55 6.4 1,209 6.1 738 5.4 163 6.2
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 6,545 100.0 4,505 100.0 859 100.0 19,674 100.0 13,634 100.0 2,630 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 2 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.1 9 0.0 3 0.0 3 0.1
15-19 486 7.4 262 5.8 94 10.9 1,653 8.4 925 6.8 342 13.0
20-24 1,758 26.9 1,131 25.1 313 36.4 5,329 27.1 3,431 25.2 922 35.1
25-29 2,018 30.8 1,434 31.8 240 27.9 5,960 30.3 4,323 31.7 708 26.9
30-34 1,469 22.4 1,085 24.1 141 16.4 4,216 21.4 3,121 22.9 429 16.3
35-39 627 9.6 461 10.2 57 6.6 1,977 10.0 1,436 10.5 193 7.3
40-44 168 2.6 117 2.6 13 1.5 478 2.4 354 2.6 32 1.2
45+ 16 0.2 13 0.3 0 0.0 43 0.2 36 0.3 1 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 192 3.0 113 2.5 59 6.9 576 3.0 325 2.4 200 7.6
Reported Smoking 751 11.5 415 9.3 241 28.1 2,346 12.0 1,343 9.9 737 28.1
Unwed 2,212 33.8 1,139 25.3 520 60.5 6,638 33.8 3,534 26.0 1,609 61.2
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 681 10.7 335 7.6 181 21.1 2,252 11.8 1,181 8.8 617 23.6
12 Years 2,384 37.5 1,495 33.8 430 50.2 7,418 38.8 4,795 35.8 1,269 48.6
12+ Years 3,298 51.8 2,588 58.6 245 28.6 9,456 49.4 7,429 55.4 723 27.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 6,062 92.6 4,066 90.3 846 98.5 18,300 93.0 12,386 90.8 2,591 98.5
Birthing Center 261 4.0 243 5.4 5 0.6 763 3.9 718 5.3 15 0.6
Home Birth 120 1.8 109 2.4 6 0.7 339 1.7 309 2.3 13 0.5
Other Facility 79 1.2 67 1.5 2 0.2 180 0.9 149 1.1 6 0.2
Outside Alaska 23 0.4 20 0.4 0 0.0 92 0.5 72 0.5 5 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,366 72.2 2,907 70.9 684 80.8 13,530 72.2 9,133 70.9 2,123 81.4
Vaginal after C-Section 102 1.7 52 1.3 30 3.5 263 1.4 145 1.1 74 2.8
Primary C-Section 1,045 17.3 748 18.2 85 10.0 3,582 19.1 2,599 20.2 280 10.7
Repeat C-Section 530 8.8 392 9.6 48 5.7 1,363 7.3 1,003 7.8 132 5.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,722 80.7 3,348 83.3 647 78.0 14,565 82.1 10,508 85.1 1,952 77.1
3rd Trimester 188 3.2 100 2.5 38 4.6 570 3.2 311 2.5 94 3.7
No Prenatal Care 42 0.8 16 0.4 6 0.7 131 0.8 56 0.5 24 1.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,423 25.6 1,015 26.8 189 23.1 4,171 26.0 3,089 27.9 470 19.0
Adequate 2,277 41.0 1,644 43.4 314 38.4 6,646 41.5 4,795 43.4 984 39.9
Intermediate 1,113 20.0 726 19.2 188 23.0 3,071 19.2 2,017 18.2 580 23.5
Inadequate 742 13.4 403 10.6 127 15.5 2,135 13.3 1,157 10.5 434 17.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 593 9.1 372 8.3 77 9.0 1,919 9.8 1,196 8.8 281 10.7
Low Birthweight Birth 378 5.8 239 5.3 54 6.3 1,187 6.0 746 5.5 168 6.4
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 6,642 100.0 4,595 100.0 894 100.0 19,475 100.0 13,510 100.0 2,645 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 5 0.1 1 0.0 1 0.1 10 0.1 3 0.0 4 0.2
15-19 604 9.1 342 7.4 121 13.5 1,759 9.0 979 7.2 388 14.7
20-24 1,792 27.0 1,126 24.5 315 35.2 5,375 27.6 3,489 25.8 904 34.2
25-29 1,995 30.0 1,464 31.9 231 25.8 5,832 29.9 4,255 31.5 701 26.5
30-34 1,404 21.1 1,054 22.9 142 15.9 3,997 20.5 2,953 21.9 424 16.0
35-39 684 10.3 488 10.6 70 7.8 1,989 10.2 1,435 10.6 195 7.4
40-44 140 2.1 106 2.3 14 1.6 462 2.4 356 2.6 28 1.1
45+ 15 0.2 13 0.3 0 0.0 43 0.2 36 0.3 1 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 212 3.2 126 2.8 61 6.8 523 2.7 306 2.3 172 6.5
Reported Smoking 788 12.0 479 10.5 225 25.2 2,367 12.3 1,395 10.4 722 27.4
Unwed 2,243 33.8 1,213 26.4 535 59.8 6,549 33.7 3,505 26.0 1,658 62.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 741 11.6 398 8.8 204 23.0 2,373 12.5 1,279 9.6 663 25.2
12 Years 2,241 34.9 1,395 30.9 437 49.3 7,457 39.2 4,850 36.4 1,255 47.8
12+ Years 3,432 53.5 2,715 60.2 246 27.7 9,182 48.3 7,209 54.0 708 27.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 6,187 93.1 4,185 91.1 882 98.7 18,212 93.5 12,363 91.5 2,606 98.5
Birthing Center 258 3.9 244 5.3 7 0.8 701 3.6 662 4.9 16 0.6
Home Birth 111 1.7 99 2.2 3 0.3 334 1.7 306 2.3 10 0.4
Other Facility 55 0.8 45 1.0 1 0.1 125 0.6 104 0.8 5 0.2
Outside Alaska 31 0.5 22 0.5 1 0.1 103 0.5 75 0.6 8 0.3
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,548 71.3 3,038 69.4 725 81.3 13,651 72.3 9,207 70.6 2,171 82.5
Vaginal after C-Section 78 1.2 43 1.0 23 2.6 252 1.3 153 1.2 65 2.5
Primary C-Section 1,322 20.7 982 22.4 98 11.0 3,716 19.7 2,736 21.0 273 10.4
Repeat C-Section 427 6.7 313 7.2 46 5.2 1,266 6.7 943 7.2 122 4.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,833 83.5 3,451 86.4 693 80.8 14,966 83.0 10,850 86.0 1,973 77.4
3rd Trimester 136 2.3 75 1.9 19 2.2 624 3.5 356 2.8 87 3.4
No Prenatal Care 46 0.9 21 0.6 8 1.0 116 0.7 49 0.4 29 1.2
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,298 26.6 971 29.2 140 16.9 4,313 26.5 3,262 28.9 401 16.1
Adequate 2,160 44.2 1,524 45.8 367 44.3 6,724 41.4 4,865 43.1 990 39.7
Intermediate 844 17.3 524 15.8 191 23.1 3,087 19.0 2,006 17.8 628 25.2
Inadequate 584 12.0 306 9.2 130 15.7 2,132 13.1 1,164 10.3 474 19.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 699 10.6 430 9.4 105 11.7 1,967 10.1 1,241 9.2 290 11.0
Low Birthweight Birth 404 6.1 254 5.5 54 6.0 1,174 6.0 755 5.6 156 5.9
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 6,487 100.0 4,534 100.0 877 100.0 19,288 100.0 13,408 100.0 2,592 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 2 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.1 9 0.0 4 0.0 3 0.1
15-19 563 8.7 321 7.1 127 14.5 1,737 9.0 972 7.2 378 14.6
20-24 1,779 27.4 1,174 25.9 294 33.5 5,417 28.1 3,606 26.9 875 33.8
25-29 1,947 30.0 1,425 31.4 237 27.0 5,678 29.4 4,087 30.5 710 27.4
30-34 1,343 20.7 982 21.7 146 16.6 3,865 20.0 2,821 21.0 409 15.8
35-39 666 10.3 487 10.7 66 7.5 2,046 10.6 1,502 11.2 192 7.4
40-44 170 2.6 131 2.9 5 0.6 485 2.5 377 2.8 23 0.9
45+ 12 0.2 10 0.2 1 0.1 45 0.2 35 0.3 2 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 172 2.7 86 1.9 80 9.2 458 2.4 286 2.2 136 5.3
Reported Smoking 807 12.6 449 10.0 271 31.0 2,389 12.5 1,413 10.6 723 28.0
Unwed 2,183 33.7 1,182 26.1 554 63.2 6,400 33.2 3,422 25.5 1,648 63.7
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 830 13.1 448 10.0 232 26.8 2,465 13.0 1,340 10.1 677 26.3
12 Years 2,793 44.0 1,905 42.5 402 46.4 7,686 40.5 5,059 38.1 1,214 47.1
12+ Years 2,726 42.9 2,126 47.5 232 26.8 8,818 46.5 6,882 51.8 688 26.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 6,051 93.3 4,135 91.2 863 98.4 18,100 93.8 12,320 91.9 2,561 98.8
Birthing Center 244 3.8 231 5.1 3 0.3 653 3.4 614 4.6 11 0.4
Home Birth 108 1.7 101 2.2 4 0.5 356 1.8 330 2.5 9 0.3
Other Facility 46 0.7 37 0.8 3 0.3 80 0.4 68 0.5 4 0.2
Outside Alaska 38 0.6 30 0.7 4 0.5 99 0.5 76 0.6 7 0.3
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,616 73.0 3,188 72.4 714 82.1 13,773 73.1 9,347 71.6 2,147 83.2
Vaginal after C-Section 83 1.3 50 1.1 21 2.4 243 1.3 150 1.1 63 2.4
Primary C-Section 1,215 19.2 869 19.7 97 11.1 3,589 19.0 2,629 20.1 255 9.9
Repeat C-Section 406 6.4 298 6.8 38 4.4 1,237 6.6 929 7.1 114 4.4
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 5,010 82.1 3,709 85.8 612 72.6 15,325 82.8 11,102 85.4 1,936 76.9
3rd Trimester 246 4.0 136 3.1 37 4.4 755 4.1 452 3.5 94 3.7
No Prenatal Care 43 0.8 19 0.5 10 1.2 98 0.6 38 0.3 32 1.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,450 26.0 1,103 28.0 141 17.2 4,539 26.4 3,429 28.4 387 15.6
Adequate 2,209 39.6 1,627 41.2 303 36.9 6,894 40.1 5,029 41.7 934 37.6
Intermediate 1,114 20.0 767 19.4 201 24.5 3,430 19.9 2,271 18.8 653 26.3
Inadequate 809 14.5 448 11.4 177 21.5 2,346 13.6 1,335 11.1 513 20.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 627 9.7 394 8.7 99 11.3 1,999 10.4 1,306 9.8 273 10.5
Low Birthweight Birth 405 6.3 253 5.6 60 6.9 1,168 6.1 771 5.8 143 5.5
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 6,346 100.0 4,381 100.0 874 100.0 18,746 100.0 13,073 100.0 2,508 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 3 0.0 1 0.0 2 0.2 11 0.1 6 0.0 3 0.1
15-19 592 9.3 316 7.2 140 16.0 1,718 9.2 965 7.4 363 14.5
20-24 1,804 28.4 1,189 27.1 295 33.8 5,338 28.5 3,581 27.4 867 34.6
25-29 1,890 29.8 1,366 31.2 233 26.7 5,378 28.7 3,864 29.6 673 26.8
30-34 1,250 19.7 917 20.9 136 15.6 3,750 20.0 2,774 21.2 368 14.7
35-39 639 10.1 460 10.5 59 6.8 2,006 10.7 1,474 11.3 191 7.6
40-44 152 2.4 119 2.7 9 1.0 495 2.6 370 2.8 41 1.6
45+ 16 0.3 13 0.3 0 0.0 47 0.3 37 0.3 2 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 139 2.2 94 2.2 31 3.6 399 2.1 283 2.2 78 3.1
Reported Smoking 772 12.3 467 10.7 226 26.0 2,356 12.6 1,427 11.0 666 26.7
Unwed 2,123 33.5 1,110 25.4 569 65.3 6,196 33.1 3,317 25.4 1,572 62.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 802 12.8 433 10.0 227 26.0 2,448 13.3 1,336 10.3 667 26.7
12 Years 2,423 38.8 1,550 35.6 416 47.7 7,122 38.6 4,633 35.8 1,166 46.7
12+ Years 3,024 48.4 2,368 54.4 230 26.3 8,902 48.2 6,980 53.9 665 26.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,974 94.1 4,043 92.3 861 98.5 17,620 94.0 12,046 92.1 2,474 98.6
Birthing Center 199 3.1 187 4.3 6 0.7 626 3.3 584 4.5 18 0.7
Home Birth 115 1.8 106 2.4 3 0.3 363 1.9 331 2.5 9 0.4
Other Facility 24 0.4 22 0.5 1 0.1 51 0.3 45 0.3 3 0.1
Outside Alaska 34 0.5 23 0.5 3 0.3 86 0.5 67 0.5 4 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,487 72.5 2,981 70.0 732 84.2 13,506 73.5 9,169 71.8 2,114 84.6
Vaginal after C-Section 91 1.5 60 1.4 21 2.4 255 1.4 158 1.2 66 2.6
Primary C-Section 1,179 19.0 885 20.8 78 9.0 3,362 18.3 2,499 19.6 217 8.7
Repeat C-Section 433 7.0 332 7.8 38 4.4 1,246 6.8 945 7.4 101 4.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 5,123 83.3 3,690 86.0 668 78.8 15,152 83.2 10,943 85.5 1,958 79.8
3rd Trimester 242 3.9 145 3.4 31 3.7 759 4.2 466 3.6 83 3.4
No Prenatal Care 27 0.5 9 0.2 11 1.3 75 0.4 23 0.2 32 1.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,565 27.0 1,188 29.5 120 14.2 4,595 27.0 3,480 29.1 387 15.9
Adequate 2,355 40.7 1,714 42.6 320 38.0 6,939 40.7 5,055 42.2 933 38.3
Intermediate 1,129 19.5 715 17.8 236 28.0 3,288 19.3 2,158 18.0 649 26.6
Inadequate 739 12.8 410 10.2 167 19.8 2,211 13.0 1,279 10.7 468 19.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 641 10.1 417 9.5 86 9.8 2,022 10.8 1,341 10.3 252 10.1
Low Birthweight Birth 365 5.8 248 5.7 42 4.8 1,153 6.2 765 5.9 132 5.3
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 6,455 100.0 4,493 100.0 841 100.0 18,303 100.0 12,956 100.0 2,394 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 4 0.1 2 0.0 0 0.0 12 0.1 6 0.0 3 0.1
15-19 582 9.0 335 7.5 111 13.2 1,667 9.1 973 7.5 338 14.1
20-24 1,834 28.4 1,243 27.7 286 34.0 5,186 28.3 3,515 27.1 831 34.7
25-29 1,841 28.5 1,296 28.8 240 28.5 5,081 27.8 3,674 28.4 638 26.6
30-34 1,272 19.7 922 20.5 127 15.1 3,782 20.7 2,862 22.1 354 14.8
35-39 741 11.5 555 12.4 67 8.0 2,009 11.0 1,509 11.6 178 7.4
40-44 163 2.5 127 2.8 9 1.1 508 2.8 373 2.9 49 2.0
45+ 17 0.3 12 0.3 1 0.1 49 0.3 38 0.3 2 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 147 2.3 106 2.4 25 3.0 351 1.9 254 2.0 67 2.8
Reported Smoking 810 12.6 497 11.1 226 26.9 2,347 12.9 1,447 11.2 646 27.1
Unwed 2,094 32.5 1,130 25.2 525 62.4 5,922 32.4 3,251 25.1 1,460 61.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 833 13.1 459 10.3 218 26.0 2,356 13.4 1,293 10.4 641 27.0
12 Years 2,470 38.8 1,604 36.0 396 47.1 6,849 38.9 4,511 36.1 1,095 46.1
12+ Years 3,068 48.2 2,388 53.7 226 26.9 8,414 47.8 6,681 53.5 638 26.9
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 6,075 94.1 4,142 92.2 837 99.5 17,220 94.1 11,960 92.3 2,363 98.7
Birthing Center 210 3.3 196 4.4 2 0.2 615 3.4 577 4.5 16 0.7
Home Birth 133 2.1 123 2.7 2 0.2 365 2.0 333 2.6 10 0.4
Other Facility 10 0.2 9 0.2 0 0.0 29 0.2 25 0.2 2 0.1
Outside Alaska 27 0.4 23 0.5 0 0.0 74 0.4 61 0.5 3 0.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,670 73.8 3,178 72.4 701 83.5 13,491 74.7 9,366 73.5 2,017 84.4
Vaginal after C-Section 69 1.1 40 0.9 21 2.5 242 1.3 144 1.1 63 2.6
Primary C-Section 1,195 18.9 875 19.9 80 9.5 3,120 17.3 2,334 18.3 215 9.0
Repeat C-Section 398 6.3 299 6.8 38 4.5 1,197 6.6 905 7.1 94 3.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 5,192 82.9 3,703 84.4 656 79.4 14,703 83.6 10,741 85.7 1,891 80.5
3rd Trimester 267 4.3 171 3.9 26 3.1 714 4.1 451 3.6 72 3.1
No Prenatal Care 28 0.5 10 0.2 11 1.3 71 0.4 24 0.2 26 1.1
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,524 26.1 1,138 27.8 126 15.3 4,428 27.4 3,430 29.9 339 14.6
Adequate 2,330 39.9 1,688 41.3 311 37.8 6,621 40.9 4,885 42.5 873 37.6
Intermediate 1,187 20.3 789 19.3 216 26.3 3,036 18.8 1,955 17.0 659 28.4
Inadequate 798 13.7 477 11.7 169 20.6 2,089 12.9 1,211 10.5 449 19.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 731 11.3 495 11.0 88 10.5 1,987 10.9 1,357 10.5 232 9.7
Low Birthweight Birth 398 6.2 270 6.0 41 4.9 1,151 6.3 768 5.9 128 5.4
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 5,945 100.0 4,199 100.0 793 100.0 17,617 100.0 12,578 100.0 2,340 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 4 0.1 3 0.1 1 0.1 17 0.1 8 0.1 5 0.2
15-19 544 9.2 314 7.5 112 14.1 1,641 9.3 979 7.8 352 15.0
20-24 1,700 28.6 1,149 27.4 286 36.1 4,981 28.3 3,360 26.7 825 35.3
25-29 1,647 27.7 1,202 28.6 200 25.2 4,763 27.0 3,497 27.8 590 25.2
30-34 1,228 20.7 935 22.3 105 13.2 3,751 21.3 2,888 23.0 341 14.6
35-39 626 10.5 459 10.9 65 8.2 1,887 10.7 1,418 11.3 171 7.3
40-44 180 3.0 124 3.0 23 2.9 517 2.9 383 3.0 51 2.2
45+ 14 0.2 12 0.3 1 0.1 48 0.3 40 0.3 3 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 113 1.9 83 2.0 22 2.8 310 1.8 217 1.7 74 3.2
Reported Smoking 774 13.1 463 11.1 214 27.1 2,390 13.7 1,460 11.7 677 29.1
Unwed 1,979 33.3 1,077 25.7 478 60.4 5,674 32.2 3,173 25.3 1,396 59.7
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 813 13.9 444 10.7 222 28.3 2,285 13.6 1,264 10.5 647 28.0
12 Years 2,229 38.1 1,479 35.7 354 45.1 6,485 38.5 4,324 35.9 1,048 45.4
12+ Years 2,810 48.0 2,224 53.6 209 26.6 8,063 47.9 6,456 53.6 614 26.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,571 93.7 3,861 92.0 776 97.9 16,613 94.3 11,659 92.7 2,305 98.5
Birthing Center 217 3.7 201 4.8 10 1.3 567 3.2 536 4.3 16 0.7
Home Birth 115 1.9 102 2.4 4 0.5 342 1.9 305 2.4 12 0.5
Other Facility 17 0.3 14 0.3 2 0.3 21 0.1 18 0.1 2 0.1
Outside Alaska 25 0.4 21 0.5 1 0.1 74 0.4 60 0.5 5 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,349 74.4 3,010 73.0 681 86.3 13,159 75.4 9,237 74.2 1,984 85.0
Vaginal after C-Section 95 1.6 58 1.4 24 3.0 241 1.4 148 1.2 57 2.4
Primary C-Section 988 16.9 739 17.9 59 7.5 2,780 15.9 2,111 17.0 185 7.9
Repeat C-Section 415 7.1 314 7.6 25 3.2 1,275 7.3 954 7.7 107 4.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,837 83.4 3,550 86.1 634 81.3 14,052 83.8 10,384 86.0 1,848 80.5
3rd Trimester 250 4.3 150 3.6 26 3.3 669 4.0 438 3.6 75 3.3
No Prenatal Care 20 0.4 4 0.1 10 1.3 68 0.4 29 0.3 19 0.8
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,506 27.9 1,154 30.0 141 18.3 4,294 28.3 3,391 31.2 324 14.4
Adequate 2,254 41.7 1,653 42.9 302 39.1 6,456 42.5 4,756 43.8 912 40.4
Intermediate 972 18.0 654 17.0 197 25.5 2,512 16.5 1,589 14.6 612 27.1
Inadequate 674 12.5 392 10.2 132 17.1 1,917 12.6 1,122 10.3 407 18.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 650 11.0 429 10.2 78 9.9 1,877 10.7 1,299 10.4 220 9.4
Low Birthweight Birth 390 6.6 247 5.9 49 6.2 1,095 6.2 733 5.8 138 5.9
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 5,903 100.0 4,264 100.0 760 100.0 17,240 100.0 12,398 100.0 2,219 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 4 0.1 1 0.0 2 0.3 22 0.1 10 0.1 6 0.3
15-19 541 9.2 324 7.6 115 15.1 1,654 9.6 1,002 8.1 352 15.9
20-24 1,652 28.0 1,123 26.3 259 34.1 4,820 28.0 3,283 26.5 758 34.2
25-29 1,593 27.0 1,176 27.6 198 26.1 4,547 26.4 3,334 26.9 565 25.5
30-34 1,282 21.7 1,005 23.6 122 16.1 3,768 21.9 2,918 23.5 333 15.0
35-39 642 10.9 495 11.6 46 6.1 1,858 10.8 1,412 11.4 156 7.0
40-44 165 2.8 122 2.9 17 2.2 504 2.9 392 3.2 40 1.8
45+ 18 0.3 14 0.3 0 0.0 46 0.3 35 0.3 6 0.3
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 91 1.6 65 1.5 20 2.6 319 1.9 204 1.7 91 4.1
Reported Smoking 763 13.1 487 11.6 206 27.3 2,454 14.4 1,515 12.3 705 31.9
Unwed 1,849 31.3 1,044 24.5 457 60.1 5,454 31.7 3,100 25.0 1,329 59.9
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 710 13.2 390 10.0 201 26.8 2,189 13.4 1,221 10.4 625 28.6
12 Years 2,150 39.8 1,428 36.7 345 46.1 6,513 40.0 4,402 37.4 1,016 46.4
12+ Years 2,536 47.0 2,069 53.2 203 27.1 7,590 46.6 6,137 52.2 547 25.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,574 94.4 3,957 92.8 750 98.7 16,334 94.7 11,563 93.3 2,194 98.9
Birthing Center 188 3.2 180 4.2 4 0.5 507 2.9 481 3.9 11 0.5
Home Birth 117 2.0 108 2.5 4 0.5 319 1.9 291 2.3 9 0.4
Other Facility 2 0.0 2 0.0 0 0.0 7 0.0 7 0.1 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 22 0.4 17 0.4 2 0.3 73 0.4 56 0.5 5 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,472 76.2 3,178 75.0 635 83.6 13,072 76.4 9,261 75.3 1,892 85.4
Vaginal after C-Section 78 1.3 46 1.1 18 2.4 232 1.4 146 1.2 48 2.2
Primary C-Section 937 16.0 720 17.0 76 10.0 2,568 15.0 1,957 15.9 173 7.8
Repeat C-Section 384 6.5 292 6.9 31 4.1 1,248 7.3 942 7.7 102 4.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,674 84.6 3,488 86.7 601 80.9 13,652 83.8 10,126 85.6 1,731 79.6
3rd Trimester 197 3.6 130 3.2 20 2.7 616 3.8 430 3.6 73 3.4
No Prenatal Care 23 0.5 10 0.3 5 0.7 74 0.5 40 0.4 15 0.7
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,398 28.4 1,138 32.2 72 9.9 4,117 28.1 3,237 30.6 322 15.1
Adequate 2,037 41.3 1,544 43.7 260 35.8 6,342 43.2 4,714 44.6 872 40.9
Intermediate 877 17.8 512 14.5 246 33.9 2,381 16.2 1,516 14.3 543 25.5
Inadequate 617 12.5 342 9.7 148 20.4 1,835 12.5 1,109 10.5 395 18.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 606 10.3 433 10.2 66 8.7 1,748 10.2 1,222 9.9 205 9.2
Low Birthweight Birth 363 6.2 251 5.9 38 5.0 1,043 6.1 694 5.6 129 5.8
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 5,769 100.0 4,115 100.0 787 100.0 16,911 100.0 12,201 100.0 2,162 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 9 0.2 4 0.1 2 0.3 23 0.1 11 0.1 7 0.3
15-19 556 9.6 341 8.3 125 15.9 1,656 9.8 1,010 8.3 345 16.0
20-24 1,629 28.2 1,088 26.4 280 35.6 4,680 27.7 3,201 26.2 745 34.5
25-29 1,523 26.4 1,119 27.2 192 24.4 4,420 26.1 3,251 26.6 532 24.6
30-34 1,241 21.5 948 23.0 114 14.5 3,716 22.0 2,872 23.5 323 14.9
35-39 619 10.7 464 11.3 60 7.6 1,864 11.0 1,418 11.6 168 7.8
40-44 172 3.0 137 3.3 11 1.4 492 2.9 396 3.2 32 1.5
45+ 16 0.3 14 0.3 2 0.3 42 0.2 31 0.3 8 0.4
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 106 1.9 69 1.7 32 4.1 351 2.1 212 1.8 112 5.2
Reported Smoking 853 15.0 510 12.5 257 32.7 2,542 15.2 1,575 13.0 725 33.7
Unwed 1,846 32.1 1,052 25.6 461 58.6 5,267 31.2 3,017 24.8 1,285 59.5
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 762 13.6 430 10.7 224 28.9 2,153 13.2 1,201 10.1 617 29.0
12 Years 2,106 37.7 1,417 35.3 349 45.0 6,687 40.9 4,591 38.6 1,036 48.7
12+ Years 2,717 48.6 2,163 53.9 202 26.1 7,517 46.0 6,097 51.3 475 22.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,468 94.8 3,841 93.3 779 99.0 16,049 94.9 11,418 93.6 2,141 99.0
Birthing Center 162 2.8 155 3.8 2 0.3 491 2.9 462 3.8 11 0.5
Home Birth 110 1.9 95 2.3 4 0.5 284 1.7 253 2.1 6 0.3
Other Facility 2 0.0 2 0.0 0 0.0 5 0.0 5 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 27 0.5 22 0.5 2 0.3 82 0.5 63 0.5 4 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,338 75.6 3,049 74.5 668 85.2 12,793 76.4 9,100 75.4 1,830 84.8
Vaginal after C-Section 68 1.2 44 1.1 15 1.9 258 1.5 169 1.4 54 2.5
Primary C-Section 855 14.9 652 15.9 50 6.4 2,395 14.3 1,823 15.1 167 7.7
Repeat C-Section 476 8.3 348 8.5 51 6.5 1,290 7.7 973 8.1 106 4.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,541 83.3 3,346 85.2 613 79.4 13,569 83.9 10,059 85.4 1,689 79.9
3rd Trimester 222 4.1 158 4.0 29 3.8 568 3.5 394 3.3 76 3.6
No Prenatal Care 25 0.5 15 0.4 4 0.5 74 0.5 39 0.4 20 1.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,390 28.7 1,099 31.7 111 14.7 4,139 27.9 3,176 29.5 438 21.0
Adequate 2,165 44.7 1,559 44.9 350 46.2 6,681 45.0 4,941 45.9 899 43.2
Intermediate 663 13.7 423 12.2 169 22.3 2,283 15.4 1,548 14.4 396 19.0
Inadequate 626 12.9 388 11.2 127 16.8 1,742 11.7 1,098 10.2 348 16.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 621 10.9 437 10.7 76 9.7 1,678 10.0 1,140 9.4 219 10.1
Low Birthweight Birth 342 5.9 235 5.7 51 6.5 1,010 6.0 656 5.4 137 6.3
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 5,568 100.0 4,019 100.0 672 100.0 16,666 100.0 12,132 100.0 2,040 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 9 0.2 5 0.1 2 0.3 21 0.1 9 0.1 5 0.2
15-19 557 10.0 337 8.4 112 16.7 1,712 10.3 1,042 8.6 346 17.0
20-24 1,539 27.6 1,072 26.7 219 32.6 4,489 26.9 3,134 25.8 673 33.0
25-29 1,431 25.7 1,039 25.9 175 26.0 4,436 26.6 3,283 27.1 513 25.1
30-34 1,245 22.4 965 24.0 97 14.4 3,627 21.8 2,808 23.1 308 15.1
35-39 597 10.7 453 11.3 50 7.4 1,846 11.1 1,439 11.9 152 7.5
40-44 167 3.0 133 3.3 12 1.8 486 2.9 382 3.1 36 1.8
45+ 12 0.2 7 0.2 4 0.6 31 0.2 21 0.2 6 0.3
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 122 2.2 70 1.8 39 5.8 369 2.2 220 1.8 117 5.8
Reported Smoking 838 15.2 518 13.0 242 36.1 2,546 15.4 1,638 13.6 675 33.3
Unwed 1,759 31.7 1,004 25.0 411 61.3 5,126 30.8 2,966 24.5 1,203 59.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 717 13.5 401 10.4 200 30.1 2,074 12.8 1,144 9.6 580 29.0
12 Years 2,257 42.5 1,557 40.3 322 48.5 6,633 41.1 4,650 39.2 970 48.5
12+ Years 2,337 44.0 1,905 49.3 142 21.4 7,450 46.1 6,065 51.1 451 22.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,292 95.0 3,765 93.7 665 99.0 15,806 94.8 11,343 93.5 2,021 99.1
Birthing Center 157 2.8 146 3.6 5 0.7 519 3.1 488 4.0 12 0.6
Home Birth 92 1.7 88 2.2 1 0.1 251 1.5 230 1.9 4 0.2
Other Facility 3 0.1 3 0.1 0 0.0 6 0.0 6 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 24 0.4 17 0.4 1 0.1 84 0.5 65 0.5 3 0.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,262 77.3 3,034 76.3 589 87.8 12,735 77.6 9,154 76.8 1,732 85.2
Vaginal after C-Section 86 1.6 56 1.4 15 2.2 287 1.7 194 1.6 58 2.9
Primary C-Section 776 14.1 585 14.7 47 7.0 2,267 13.8 1,713 14.4 170 8.4
Repeat C-Section 388 7.0 302 7.6 20 3.0 1,118 6.8 861 7.2 74 3.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,437 83.6 3,292 85.0 517 78.5 13,560 84.4 10,142 85.8 1,591 79.9
3rd Trimester 197 3.7 142 3.7 24 3.6 479 3.0 315 2.7 68 3.4
No Prenatal Care 26 0.5 15 0.4 6 0.9 70 0.5 34 0.3 21 1.1
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,329 27.1 1,000 28.0 139 21.4 4,262 28.1 3,223 29.1 478 24.3
Adequate 2,140 43.7 1,611 45.1 262 40.4 6,958 45.9 5,256 47.4 836 42.4
Intermediate 841 17.2 581 16.3 128 19.7 2,290 15.1 1,585 14.3 334 17.0
Inadequate 592 12.1 379 10.6 120 18.5 1,638 10.8 1,030 9.3 322 16.3
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 521 9.4 352 8.8 63 9.4 1,619 9.7 1,082 8.9 215 10.6
Low Birthweight Birth 338 6.1 208 5.2 40 6.0 993 6.0 610 5.0 137 6.7
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 5,574 100.0 4,067 100.0 703 100.0 16,639 100.0 12,223 100.0 1,985 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 5 0.1 2 0.0 3 0.4 21 0.1 9 0.1 4 0.2
15-19 543 9.7 332 8.2 108 15.4 1,712 10.3 1,040 8.5 341 17.2
20-24 1,512 27.1 1,041 25.6 246 35.0 4,386 26.4 3,060 25.0 653 32.9
25-29 1,466 26.3 1,093 26.9 165 23.5 4,562 27.4 3,446 28.2 484 24.4
30-34 1,230 22.1 959 23.6 112 15.9 3,550 21.3 2,780 22.7 291 14.7
35-39 648 11.6 501 12.3 58 8.3 1,883 11.3 1,485 12.1 157 7.9
40-44 153 2.7 126 3.1 9 1.3 479 2.9 367 3.0 50 2.5
45+ 14 0.3 10 0.2 2 0.3 38 0.2 29 0.2 5 0.3
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 123 2.2 73 1.8 41 5.9 413 2.5 257 2.1 131 6.7
Reported Smoking 851 15.4 547 13.6 226 32.4 2,566 15.6 1,690 13.9 643 32.7
Unwed 1,662 29.9 961 23.6 413 59.0 5,047 30.4 2,958 24.2 1,152 58.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 674 12.3 370 9.2 193 28.0 2,068 12.7 1,162 9.6 570 29.6
12 Years 2,324 42.6 1,617 40.3 365 53.0 6,492 39.9 4,625 38.3 901 46.8
12+ Years 2,463 45.1 2,029 50.5 131 19.0 7,724 47.4 6,277 52.0 453 23.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,289 94.9 3,812 93.7 697 99.1 15,724 94.5 11,382 93.1 1,967 99.1
Birthing Center 172 3.1 161 4.0 4 0.6 546 3.3 516 4.2 11 0.6
Home Birth 82 1.5 70 1.7 1 0.1 272 1.6 247 2.0 4 0.2
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 0.0 5 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 31 0.6 24 0.6 1 0.1 92 0.6 73 0.6 3 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,193 76.4 3,017 75.5 573 81.6 12,954 79.1 9,403 78.3 1,686 85.2
Vaginal after C-Section 104 1.9 69 1.7 24 3.4 315 1.9 223 1.9 54 2.7
Primary C-Section 764 13.9 586 14.7 70 10.0 2,081 12.7 1,581 13.2 168 8.5
Repeat C-Section 426 7.8 323 8.1 35 5.0 1,028 6.3 805 6.7 70 3.5
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,591 84.7 3,421 85.9 559 82.0 13,636 84.0 10,238 85.3 1,553 80.1
3rd Trimester 149 2.7 94 2.4 23 3.4 454 2.8 300 2.5 64 3.3
No Prenatal Care 23 0.4 9 0.2 10 1.5 70 0.4 36 0.3 19 1.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,420 27.8 1,077 28.9 188 27.9 4,693 29.9 3,561 30.8 480 24.9
Adequate 2,376 46.6 1,771 47.6 287 42.5 7,352 46.9 5,606 48.5 813 42.2
Intermediate 779 15.3 544 14.6 99 14.7 2,029 12.9 1,375 11.9 330 17.1
Inadequate 524 10.3 331 8.9 101 15.0 1,610 10.3 1,025 8.9 304 15.8
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 536 9.6 351 8.6 80 11.4 1,710 10.3 1,159 9.5 227 11.5
Low Birthweight Birth 330 5.9 213 5.3 46 6.6 996 6.0 631 5.2 138 7.0
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 5,524 100.0 4,046 100.0 665 100.0 16,508 100.0 12,312 100.0 1,879 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 7 0.1 2 0.0 0 0.0 19 0.1 8 0.1 3 0.2
15-19 612 11.1 373 9.2 126 18.9 1,730 10.5 1,065 8.7 343 18.3
20-24 1,438 26.0 1,021 25.2 208 31.3 4,262 25.8 3,045 24.7 588 31.3
25-29 1,539 27.9 1,151 28.4 173 26.0 4,660 28.2 3,611 29.3 456 24.3
30-34 1,152 20.9 884 21.8 99 14.9 3,471 21.0 2,706 22.0 285 15.2
35-39 601 10.9 485 12.0 44 6.6 1,849 11.2 1,476 12.0 148 7.9
40-44 166 3.0 123 3.0 15 2.3 469 2.8 361 2.9 51 2.7
45+ 5 0.1 4 0.1 0 0.0 43 0.3 36 0.3 5 0.3
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 124 2.3 77 1.9 37 5.6 454 2.8 280 2.3 150 8.1
Reported Smoking 857 15.7 573 14.3 207 31.5 2,610 15.9 1,773 14.5 634 34.0
Unwed 1,705 30.9 1,001 24.7 379 57.5 4,954 30.1 2,992 24.3 1,075 57.5
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 683 12.7 373 9.4 187 28.9 2,061 12.7 1,197 9.8 539 30.0
12 Years 2,052 38.1 1,476 37.1 283 43.7 6,229 38.5 4,529 37.3 804 44.8
12+ Years 2,650 49.2 2,131 53.5 178 27.5 7,876 48.7 6,430 52.9 453 25.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,225 94.6 3,766 93.1 659 99.1 15,619 94.6 11,481 93.3 1,862 99.1
Birthing Center 190 3.4 181 4.5 3 0.5 514 3.1 491 4.0 9 0.5
Home Birth 77 1.4 72 1.8 2 0.3 287 1.7 268 2.2 6 0.3
Other Facility 3 0.1 3 0.1 0 0.0 7 0.0 7 0.1 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 29 0.5 24 0.6 1 0.2 81 0.5 65 0.5 2 0.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,280 79.1 3,103 78.6 570 86.2 13,142 80.7 9,727 80.1 1,610 86.0
Vaginal after C-Section 97 1.8 69 1.7 19 2.9 358 2.2 256 2.1 61 3.3
Primary C-Section 727 13.4 542 13.7 53 8.0 1,844 11.3 1,392 11.5 148 7.9
Repeat C-Section 304 5.6 236 6.0 19 2.9 945 5.8 761 6.3 53 2.8
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,532 84.8 3,429 86.7 515 79.2 13,626 84.3 10,361 85.4 1,472 79.9
3rd Trimester 133 2.5 79 2.0 21 3.2 443 2.7 315 2.6 55 3.0
No Prenatal Care 21 0.4 10 0.3 5 0.8 76 0.5 43 0.4 13 0.7
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,513 29.4 1,146 30.2 151 23.4 5,105 32.0 3,942 33.0 418 22.9
Adequate 2,442 47.4 1,874 49.3 287 44.4 7,394 46.4 5,730 47.9 781 42.8
Intermediate 670 13.0 460 12.1 107 16.6 1,834 11.5 1,228 10.3 345 18.9
Inadequate 522 10.1 320 8.4 101 15.6 1,610 10.1 1,056 8.8 281 15.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 562 10.2 379 9.4 72 10.9 1,709 10.4 1,184 9.6 231 12.3
Low Birthweight Birth 325 5.9 189 4.7 51 7.7 1,009 6.1 666 5.4 130 6.9
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 5,541 100.0 4,110 100.0 617 100.0 16,445 100.0 12,397 100.0 1,785 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 9 0.2 5 0.1 1 0.2 20 0.1 8 0.1 7 0.4
15-19 557 10.1 335 8.2 107 17.3 1,648 10.0 1,048 8.5 301 16.9
20-24 1,436 25.9 998 24.3 199 32.3 4,207 25.6 3,028 24.4 551 30.9
25-29 1,557 28.1 1,202 29.2 146 23.7 4,619 28.1 3,629 29.3 417 23.4
30-34 1,168 21.1 937 22.8 80 13.0 3,568 21.7 2,786 22.5 303 17.0
35-39 634 11.4 499 12.1 55 8.9 1,898 11.5 1,506 12.1 158 8.9
40-44 160 2.9 118 2.9 26 4.2 435 2.6 350 2.8 41 2.3
45+ 19 0.3 15 0.4 3 0.5 49 0.3 41 0.3 7 0.4
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 166 3.0 107 2.6 53 8.7 498 3.0 297 2.4 174 9.8
Reported Smoking 858 15.6 570 13.9 210 34.4 2,671 16.3 1,842 14.9 627 35.3
Unwed 1,680 30.4 996 24.3 360 58.5 4,783 29.1 2,934 23.7 1,006 56.5
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 711 13.1 419 10.3 190 32.4 2,069 12.8 1,248 10.2 499 29.2
12 Years 2,116 38.9 1,532 37.7 253 43.1 6,277 38.7 4,566 37.2 795 46.5
12+ Years 2,611 48.0 2,117 52.0 144 24.5 7,854 48.5 6,472 52.7 415 24.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,210 94.0 3,804 92.6 611 99.0 15,597 94.8 11,609 93.6 1,768 99.0
Birthing Center 184 3.3 174 4.2 4 0.6 447 2.7 423 3.4 8 0.4
Home Birth 113 2.0 105 2.6 1 0.2 314 1.9 291 2.3 7 0.4
Other Facility 2 0.0 2 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.0 4 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 32 0.6 25 0.6 1 0.2 83 0.5 70 0.6 2 0.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,481 81.7 3,283 80.7 543 88.3 13,133 80.5 9,832 79.9 1,541 86.5
Vaginal after C-Section 114 2.1 85 2.1 11 1.8 408 2.5 289 2.3 67 3.8
Primary C-Section 590 10.8 453 11.1 45 7.3 1,757 10.8 1,351 11.0 123 6.9
Repeat C-Section 298 5.4 246 6.0 16 2.6 1,024 6.3 832 6.8 50 2.8
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,513 82.6 3,388 83.4 479 79.0 13,572 83.8 10,372 84.7 1,398 79.9
3rd Trimester 172 3.1 127 3.1 20 3.3 451 2.8 317 2.6 64 3.7
No Prenatal Care 26 0.5 17 0.4 4 0.7 87 0.5 50 0.4 15 0.9
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,760 32.4 1,338 33.1 141 23.3 5,362 33.1 4,194 34.3 407 23.4
Adequate 2,534 46.6 1,961 48.5 239 39.4 7,424 45.9 5,791 47.3 715 41.0
Intermediate 580 10.7 371 9.2 124 20.5 1,723 10.6 1,128 9.2 347 19.9
Inadequate 564 10.4 374 9.2 102 16.8 1,676 10.4 1,123 9.2 273 15.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 612 11.1 429 10.5 75 12.2 1,694 10.3 1,192 9.6 229 12.9
Low Birthweight Birth 341 6.2 229 5.6 41 6.7 1,018 6.2 709 5.7 113 6.4
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 5,443 100.0 4,156 100.0 597 100.0 16,373 100.0 12,556 100.0 1,763 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 3 0.1 1 0.0 2 0.3 18 0.1 7 0.1 8 0.5
15-19 561 10.3 357 8.6 110 18.4 1,638 10.0 1,081 8.6 297 16.8
20-24 1,388 25.5 1,026 24.7 181 30.3 4,141 25.3 3,072 24.5 521 29.6
25-29 1,564 28.7 1,258 30.3 137 22.9 4,583 28.0 3,626 28.9 425 24.1
30-34 1,151 21.1 885 21.3 106 17.8 3,632 22.2 2,859 22.8 331 18.8
35-39 614 11.3 492 11.8 49 8.2 1,896 11.6 1,520 12.1 153 8.7
40-44 143 2.6 120 2.9 10 1.7 420 2.6 356 2.8 21 1.2
45+ 19 0.3 17 0.4 2 0.3 45 0.3 35 0.3 7 0.4
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 164 3.0 96 2.3 60 10.1 523 3.2 298 2.4 195 11.1
Reported Smoking 895 16.5 630 15.2 217 36.4 2,789 17.1 1,955 15.6 644 36.6
Unwed 1,569 28.9 995 24.0 336 56.4 4,686 28.7 2,960 23.6 979 55.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 667 12.5 405 9.9 162 28.9 2,056 12.7 1,259 10.1 495 29.0
12 Years 2,061 38.6 1,521 37.0 268 47.8 6,300 38.9 4,663 37.4 812 47.5
12+ Years 2,615 48.9 2,182 53.1 131 23.4 7,823 48.4 6,530 52.4 402 23.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,184 95.2 3,911 94.1 592 99.2 15,572 95.1 11,807 94.0 1,747 99.1
Birthing Center 140 2.6 136 3.3 2 0.3 402 2.5 382 3.0 6 0.3
Home Birth 97 1.8 91 2.2 3 0.5 324 2.0 304 2.4 9 0.5
Other Facility 2 0.0 2 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.0 2 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 20 0.4 16 0.4 0 0.0 71 0.4 61 0.5 1 0.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,381 81.2 3,341 81.1 497 83.4 12,921 79.3 9,843 78.7 1,505 85.5
Vaginal after C-Section 147 2.7 102 2.5 31 5.2 465 2.9 337 2.7 74 4.2
Primary C-Section 527 9.8 397 9.6 50 8.4 1,815 11.1 1,420 11.4 135 7.7
Repeat C-Section 343 6.4 279 6.8 18 3.0 1,098 6.7 900 7.2 47 2.7
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,581 85.5 3,544 86.3 478 81.6 13,565 84.1 10,544 85.0 1,389 80.3
3rd Trimester 138 2.6 109 2.7 14 2.4 383 2.4 262 2.1 64 3.7
No Prenatal Care 29 0.5 16 0.4 4 0.7 92 0.6 54 0.4 17 1.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,832 34.2 1,458 35.5 126 22.0 5,334 33.0 4,224 34.0 440 25.5
Adequate 2,418 45.1 1,895 46.1 255 44.5 7,442 46.1 5,867 47.3 721 41.8
Intermediate 584 10.9 397 9.7 114 19.9 1,730 10.7 1,203 9.7 302 17.5
Inadequate 524 9.8 362 8.8 78 13.6 1,638 10.1 1,118 9.0 261 15.1
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 535 9.9 376 9.1 84 14.1 1,604 9.8 1,136 9.1 239 13.6
Low Birthweight Birth 343 6.3 248 6.0 38 6.4 1,008 6.2 711 5.7 118 6.7
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 5,461 100.0 4,131 100.0 571 100.0 16,742 100.0 12,947 100.0 1,793 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 8 0.1 2 0.0 4 0.7 22 0.1 10 0.1 8 0.4
15-19 530 9.7 356 8.6 84 14.7 1,660 9.9 1,104 8.5 297 16.6
20-24 1,383 25.3 1,004 24.3 171 29.9 4,277 25.5 3,202 24.7 532 29.7
25-29 1,498 27.4 1,169 28.3 134 23.5 4,569 27.3 3,607 27.9 433 24.1
30-34 1,249 22.9 964 23.3 117 20.5 3,801 22.7 3,055 23.6 326 18.2
35-39 650 11.9 515 12.5 54 9.5 1,941 11.6 1,569 12.1 167 9.3
40-44 132 2.4 112 2.7 5 0.9 433 2.6 375 2.9 19 1.1
45+ 11 0.2 9 0.2 2 0.4 38 0.2 24 0.2 11 0.6
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 168 3.1 94 2.3 61 10.7 547 3.3 295 2.3 223 12.5
Reported Smoking 918 16.8 642 15.6 200 35.1 2,896 17.3 2,009 15.6 694 38.8
Unwed 1,534 28.1 943 22.8 310 54.3 4,749 28.4 3,004 23.2 1,007 56.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 691 12.8 424 10.3 147 26.2 2,117 12.8 1,321 10.3 504 28.8
12 Years 2,100 38.8 1,513 36.8 274 48.8 6,511 39.3 4,827 37.6 843 48.3
12+ Years 2,628 48.5 2,173 52.9 140 25.0 7,944 47.9 6,702 52.2 400 22.9
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,203 95.3 3,894 94.3 565 98.9 15,958 95.3 12,213 94.3 1,774 98.9
Birthing Center 123 2.3 113 2.7 2 0.4 335 2.0 316 2.4 5 0.3
Home Birth 104 1.9 95 2.3 3 0.5 370 2.2 351 2.7 10 0.6
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.0 2 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 31 0.6 29 0.7 1 0.2 75 0.4 65 0.5 4 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,271 78.5 3,208 77.9 501 87.9 13,363 80.0 10,242 79.2 1,563 87.2
Vaginal after C-Section 147 2.7 102 2.5 25 4.4 473 2.8 360 2.8 60 3.3
Primary C-Section 640 11.8 501 12.2 28 4.9 1,824 10.9 1,461 11.3 124 6.9
Repeat C-Section 383 7.0 307 7.5 16 2.8 1,048 6.3 862 6.7 45 2.5
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,478 83.3 3,440 84.3 441 79.2 13,986 84.7 10,973 85.7 1,377 78.4
3rd Trimester 141 2.6 81 2.0 30 5.4 353 2.1 221 1.7 77 4.4
No Prenatal Care 32 0.6 17 0.4 7 1.2 91 0.6 55 0.4 24 1.4
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,770 32.8 1,398 34.3 140 24.9 5,094 30.8 4,027 31.5 482 27.2
Adequate 2,472 45.9 1,935 47.4 221 39.3 8,159 49.4 6,474 50.6 744 41.9
Intermediate 559 10.4 360 8.8 109 19.4 1,666 10.1 1,200 9.4 253 14.3
Inadequate 588 10.9 387 9.5 93 16.5 1,608 9.7 1,088 8.5 295 16.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 547 10.0 387 9.4 70 12.3 1,533 9.2 1,104 8.5 221 12.3
Low Birthweight Birth 334 6.1 232 5.6 34 6.0 1,007 6.0 713 5.5 114 6.4
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 5,469 100.0 4,269 100.0 595 100.0 17,274 100.0 13,538 100.0 1,813 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 7 0.1 4 0.1 2 0.3 20 0.1 10 0.1 7 0.4
15-19 547 10.0 368 8.6 103 17.3 1,702 9.9 1,148 8.5 302 16.7
20-24 1,370 25.1 1,042 24.4 169 28.4 4,470 25.9 3,434 25.4 543 30.0
25-29 1,521 27.8 1,199 28.1 154 25.9 4,734 27.4 3,744 27.7 444 24.5
30-34 1,232 22.5 1,010 23.7 108 18.2 3,940 22.8 3,219 23.8 324 17.9
35-39 632 11.6 513 12.0 50 8.4 1,952 11.3 1,603 11.8 156 8.6
40-44 145 2.7 124 2.9 6 1.0 422 2.4 360 2.7 27 1.5
45+ 15 0.3 9 0.2 3 0.5 33 0.2 19 0.1 10 0.6
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 191 3.5 108 2.5 74 12.5 627 3.6 351 2.6 254 14.0
Reported Smoking 976 17.9 683 16.0 227 38.2 3,121 18.1 2,209 16.4 729 40.3
Unwed 1,583 29.0 1,022 23.9 333 56.1 4,831 28.0 3,119 23.0 1,030 56.9
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 698 12.9 430 10.2 186 31.7 2,247 13.1 1,472 11.0 520 29.6
12 Years 2,139 39.5 1,629 38.5 270 46.0 6,614 38.7 4,990 37.1 829 47.2
12+ Years 2,580 47.6 2,175 51.4 131 22.3 8,238 48.2 6,980 51.9 406 23.1
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,185 94.8 4,002 93.7 590 99.2 16,531 95.7 12,845 94.9 1,792 98.8
Birthing Center 139 2.5 133 3.1 2 0.3 212 1.2 203 1.5 3 0.2
Home Birth 123 2.2 118 2.8 3 0.5 422 2.4 398 2.9 12 0.7
Other Facility 2 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 46 0.3 41 0.3 2 0.1
Outside Alaska 20 0.4 16 0.4 0 0.0 63 0.4 51 0.4 4 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,269 78.2 3,294 77.3 507 85.2 13,798 80.0 10,689 79.1 1,580 87.1
Vaginal after C-Section 171 3.1 133 3.1 18 3.0 546 3.2 444 3.3 51 2.8
Primary C-Section 648 11.9 522 12.2 57 9.6 1,881 10.9 1,530 11.3 142 7.8
Repeat C-Section 372 6.8 314 7.4 13 2.2 1,026 5.9 858 6.3 40 2.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,506 83.5 3,560 84.3 470 80.2 14,655 85.8 11,608 86.6 1,417 79.7
3rd Trimester 104 1.9 72 1.7 20 3.4 306 1.8 210 1.6 60 3.4
No Prenatal Care 31 0.6 21 0.5 6 1.0 94 0.5 58 0.4 24 1.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,732 32.1 1,368 32.4 174 29.6 5,027 29.4 3,974 29.7 512 28.6
Adequate 2,552 47.3 2,037 48.3 245 41.7 8,813 51.6 7,044 52.6 776 43.3
Intermediate 587 10.9 446 10.6 79 13.4 1,704 10.0 1,305 9.7 217 12.1
Inadequate 526 9.7 369 8.7 90 15.3 1,537 9.0 1,070 8.0 288 16.1
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 522 9.6 373 8.8 85 14.3 1,458 8.5 1,051 7.8 210 11.6
Low Birthweight Birth 331 6.1 231 5.4 46 7.7 1,022 5.9 725 5.4 120 6.7
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 5,812 100.0 4,547 100.0 627 100.0 17,856 100.0 14,049 100.0 1,790 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 7 0.1 4 0.1 2 0.3 20 0.1 8 0.1 7 0.4
15-19 583 10.0 380 8.4 110 17.5 1,765 9.9 1,201 8.5 297 16.6
20-24 1,524 26.2 1,156 25.4 192 30.6 4,691 26.3 3,640 25.9 534 29.8
25-29 1,550 26.7 1,239 27.2 145 23.1 4,963 27.8 3,946 28.1 445 24.9
30-34 1,320 22.7 1,081 23.8 101 16.1 4,066 22.8 3,321 23.6 323 18.0
35-39 659 11.3 541 11.9 63 10.0 1,922 10.8 1,576 11.2 147 8.2
40-44 156 2.7 139 3.1 8 1.3 404 2.3 342 2.4 28 1.6
45+ 12 0.2 6 0.1 6 1.0 23 0.1 13 0.1 9 0.5
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 188 3.2 93 2.1 88 14.1 711 4.0 424 3.0 254 14.2
Reported Smoking 1,002 17.3 684 15.1 267 42.7 3,287 18.4 2,366 16.9 745 41.7
Unwed 1,632 28.1 1,039 22.9 364 58.2 4,812 27.0 3,139 22.3 1,008 56.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 728 12.7 467 10.4 171 28.5 2,414 13.6 1,644 11.8 501 28.9
12 Years 2,272 39.6 1,685 37.4 299 49.9 6,717 38.0 5,065 36.3 816 47.1
12+ Years 2,736 47.7 2,354 52.2 129 21.5 8,564 48.4 7,250 51.9 415 24.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,570 95.8 4,317 94.9 619 98.7 17,116 95.9 13,366 95.1 1,765 98.6
Birthing Center 73 1.3 70 1.5 1 0.2 127 0.7 117 0.8 4 0.2
Home Birth 143 2.5 138 3.0 4 0.6 474 2.7 442 3.1 12 0.7
Other Facility 2 0.0 2 0.0 0 0.0 68 0.4 63 0.4 3 0.2
Outside Alaska 24 0.4 20 0.4 3 0.5 71 0.4 61 0.4 6 0.3
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,823 83.1 3,740 82.3 555 88.5 14,298 80.3 11,112 79.4 1,581 88.5
Vaginal after C-Section 155 2.7 125 2.8 17 2.7 591 3.3 485 3.5 48 2.7
Primary C-Section 536 9.2 438 9.6 39 6.2 1,912 10.7 1,566 11.2 120 6.7
Repeat C-Section 293 5.0 241 5.3 16 2.6 1,001 5.6 838 6.0 38 2.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 5,002 87.0 3,973 88.3 466 76.0 15,331 86.5 12,177 87.3 1,400 79.6
3rd Trimester 108 1.9 68 1.5 27 4.4 284 1.6 188 1.3 62 3.5
No Prenatal Care 28 0.5 17 0.4 11 1.8 106 0.6 68 0.5 28 1.6
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,592 27.7 1,261 28.1 168 27.0 5,047 28.5 3,994 28.7 507 28.6
Adequate 3,135 54.6 2,502 55.7 278 44.6 9,282 52.4 7,452 53.5 756 42.7
Intermediate 520 9.1 394 8.8 65 10.4 1,842 10.4 1,428 10.3 214 12.1
Inadequate 494 8.6 332 7.4 112 18.0 1,526 8.6 1,049 7.5 295 16.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 464 8.0 344 7.6 66 10.5 1,490 8.4 1,079 7.7 196 11.0
Low Birthweight Birth 342 5.9 250 5.5 34 5.4 1,020 5.7 733 5.2 106 6.0
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 5,993 100.0 4,722 100.0 591 100.0 18,376 100.0 14,496 100.0 1,786 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 6 0.1 2 0.0 3 0.5 15 0.1 5 0.0 6 0.3
15-19 572 9.5 400 8.5 89 15.1 1,771 9.6 1,238 8.5 278 15.6
20-24 1,576 26.3 1,236 26.2 182 30.8 4,826 26.3 3,796 26.2 518 29.0
25-29 1,663 27.7 1,306 27.7 145 24.5 5,250 28.6 4,130 28.5 478 26.8
30-34 1,388 23.2 1,128 23.9 115 19.5 4,221 23.0 3,435 23.7 345 19.3
35-39 661 11.0 549 11.6 43 7.3 1,915 10.4 1,588 11.0 124 6.9
40-44 121 2.0 97 2.1 13 2.2 360 2.0 291 2.0 34 1.9
45+ 6 0.1 4 0.1 1 0.2 17 0.1 12 0.1 3 0.2
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 248 4.1 150 3.2 92 15.6 860 4.7 553 3.8 266 14.9
Reported Smoking 1,143 19.1 842 17.9 235 39.9 3,551 19.4 2,600 18.0 750 42.0
Unwed 1,616 27.0 1,058 22.4 333 56.3 4,735 25.8 3,111 21.5 960 53.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 821 13.8 575 12.2 163 28.6 2,544 13.9 1,771 12.3 511 29.3
12 Years 2,203 37.1 1,676 35.6 260 45.7 6,840 37.5 5,187 36.0 788 45.1
12+ Years 2,922 49.1 2,451 52.1 146 25.7 8,873 48.6 7,468 51.8 448 25.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,776 96.4 4,526 95.8 583 98.6 17,557 95.5 13,755 94.9 1,759 98.5
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 157 0.9 136 0.9 5 0.3
Home Birth 156 2.6 142 3.0 5 0.8 506 2.8 467 3.2 12 0.7
Other Facility 42 0.7 39 0.8 2 0.3 81 0.4 71 0.5 6 0.3
Outside Alaska 19 0.3 15 0.3 1 0.2 75 0.4 67 0.5 4 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,706 78.6 3,655 77.5 518 87.6 14,410 78.9 11,235 78.0 1,555 87.4
Vaginal after C-Section 220 3.7 186 3.9 16 2.7 664 3.6 538 3.7 60 3.4
Primary C-Section 697 11.6 570 12.1 46 7.8 2,069 11.3 1,692 11.8 118 6.6
Repeat C-Section 361 6.0 303 6.4 11 1.9 1,121 6.1 933 6.5 47 2.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 5,147 86.6 4,075 86.9 481 83.1 15,817 86.5 12,582 87.1 1,441 81.6
3rd Trimester 94 1.6 70 1.5 13 2.2 285 1.6 197 1.4 55 3.1
No Prenatal Care 35 0.6 20 0.4 7 1.2 113 0.6 77 0.5 21 1.2
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,703 28.7 1,345 28.7 170 29.2 5,182 28.4 4,099 28.5 500 28.3
Adequate 3,126 52.6 2,505 53.5 253 43.5 9,259 50.7 7,436 51.6 762 43.1
Intermediate 597 10.0 465 9.9 73 12.5 2,229 12.2 1,751 12.2 242 13.7
Inadequate 517 8.7 369 7.9 86 14.8 1,584 8.7 1,115 7.7 263 14.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 472 7.9 334 7.1 59 10.0 1,618 8.8 1,157 8.0 199 11.2
Low Birthweight Birth 349 5.8 244 5.2 40 6.8 999 5.4 699 4.8 110 6.2
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 6,051 100.0 4,780 100.0 572 100.0 18,701 100.0 14,808 100.0 1,838 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 7 0.1 2 0.0 2 0.3 16 0.1 8 0.1 3 0.2
15-19 610 10.1 421 8.8 98 17.1 1,816 9.7 1,299 8.8 282 15.3
20-24 1,591 26.3 1,248 26.1 160 28.0 4,868 26.0 3,830 25.9 530 28.8
25-29 1,750 28.9 1,401 29.3 155 27.1 5,491 29.4 4,345 29.3 517 28.1
30-34 1,358 22.4 1,112 23.3 107 18.7 4,227 22.6 3,445 23.3 340 18.5
35-39 602 9.9 486 10.2 41 7.2 1,916 10.2 1,580 10.7 133 7.2
40-44 127 2.1 106 2.2 7 1.2 346 1.9 284 1.9 30 1.6
45+ 5 0.1 3 0.1 2 0.3 20 0.1 16 0.1 3 0.2
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 275 4.6 181 3.8 74 13.0 992 5.3 642 4.3 290 15.8
Reported Smoking 1,142 18.9 840 17.6 243 42.5 3,625 19.4 2,623 17.7 788 42.9
Unwed 1,564 25.9 1,042 21.8 311 54.5 4,686 25.1 3,117 21.1 943 51.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 865 14.4 602 12.7 167 29.6 2,575 13.8 1,787 12.1 533 29.4
12 Years 2,242 37.3 1,704 35.9 257 45.6 7,194 38.7 5,488 37.2 828 45.6
12+ Years 2,906 48.3 2,445 51.5 140 24.8 8,828 47.5 7,459 50.6 455 25.1
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,770 95.4 4,523 94.6 563 98.4 17,800 95.2 13,995 94.5 1,808 98.4
Birthing Center 54 0.9 47 1.0 3 0.5 225 1.2 195 1.3 8 0.4
Home Birth 175 2.9 162 3.4 3 0.5 542 2.9 503 3.4 12 0.7
Other Facility 24 0.4 22 0.5 1 0.2 46 0.2 35 0.2 5 0.3
Outside Alaska 28 0.5 26 0.5 2 0.3 88 0.5 80 0.5 5 0.3
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,769 79.3 3,717 78.4 508 89.3 14,633 79.0 11,461 78.2 1,591 86.9
Vaginal after C-Section 216 3.6 174 3.7 15 2.6 657 3.5 526 3.6 61 3.3
Primary C-Section 679 11.3 558 11.8 35 6.2 2,090 11.3 1,712 11.7 120 6.6
Repeat C-Section 347 5.8 294 6.2 11 1.9 1,143 6.2 948 6.5 59 3.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 5,182 86.0 4,129 86.7 453 80.0 16,056 86.2 12,870 87.2 1,440 79.1
3rd Trimester 82 1.4 50 1.0 22 3.9 306 1.6 199 1.3 71 3.9
No Prenatal Care 43 0.7 31 0.7 10 1.8 134 0.7 103 0.7 21 1.2
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,752 29.1 1,388 29.2 169 29.8 5,135 27.7 4,077 27.7 494 27.1
Adequate 3,021 50.2 2,445 51.5 225 39.7 9,236 49.8 7,458 50.8 775 42.6
Intermediate 725 12.1 569 12.0 76 13.4 2,557 13.8 2,026 13.8 261 14.3
Inadequate 515 8.6 348 7.3 97 17.1 1,630 8.8 1,133 7.7 291 16.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 554 9.2 401 8.4 71 12.5 1,707 9.1 1,253 8.5 203 11.1
Low Birthweight Birth 329 5.4 239 5.0 32 5.6 981 5.2 706 4.8 106 5.8
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.1

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 6,332 100.0 4,994 100.0 623 100.0 18,914 100.0 15,064 100.0 1,875 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 2 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.2 17 0.1 9 0.1 3 0.2
15-19 589 9.3 417 8.4 91 14.6 1,752 9.3 1,275 8.5 274 14.6
20-24 1,659 26.2 1,312 26.3 176 28.3 4,935 26.1 3,909 25.9 532 28.4
25-29 1,837 29.0 1,423 28.5 178 28.6 5,647 29.9 4,459 29.6 563 30.0
30-34 1,475 23.3 1,195 23.9 123 19.7 4,286 22.7 3,523 23.4 332 17.7
35-39 652 10.3 553 11.1 40 6.4 1,950 10.3 1,630 10.8 133 7.1
40-44 112 1.8 88 1.8 14 2.2 298 1.6 241 1.6 32 1.7
45+ 6 0.1 5 0.1 0 0.0 28 0.1 18 0.1 6 0.3
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 337 5.3 222 4.5 100 16.1 1,061 5.6 696 4.6 298 15.9
Reported Smoking 1,266 20.0 918 18.4 272 43.7 3,630 19.2 2,651 17.6 741 39.6
Unwed 1,555 24.6 1,011 20.3 316 50.7 4,591 24.3 3,044 20.2 951 50.7
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 858 13.6 594 11.9 181 29.5 2,550 13.6 1,790 11.9 528 28.5
12 Years 2,395 38.0 1,807 36.3 271 44.1 7,423 39.5 5,721 38.2 859 46.3
12+ Years 3,045 48.3 2,572 51.7 162 26.4 8,829 47.0 7,483 49.9 467 25.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 6,011 94.9 4,706 94.2 613 98.4 18,047 95.4 14,274 94.8 1,849 98.6
Birthing Center 103 1.6 89 1.8 2 0.3 207 1.1 183 1.2 5 0.3
Home Birth 175 2.8 163 3.3 4 0.6 527 2.8 496 3.3 11 0.6
Other Facility 15 0.2 10 0.2 3 0.5 29 0.2 20 0.1 4 0.2
Outside Alaska 28 0.4 26 0.5 1 0.2 104 0.5 91 0.6 6 0.3
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,935 78.7 3,863 78.2 529 85.3 14,912 79.9 11,771 79.3 1,603 86.1
Vaginal after C-Section 228 3.6 178 3.6 29 4.7 594 3.2 475 3.2 67 3.6
Primary C-Section 693 11.1 564 11.4 37 6.0 2,038 10.9 1,679 11.3 124 6.7
Repeat C-Section 413 6.6 336 6.8 25 4.0 1,119 6.0 921 6.2 68 3.7
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 5,488 86.8 4,378 87.7 507 81.8 16,009 85.3 12,945 86.5 1,430 77.6
3rd Trimester 109 1.7 77 1.5 20 3.2 366 2.0 247 1.7 72 3.9
No Prenatal Care 35 0.6 26 0.5 4 0.6 141 0.8 103 0.7 23 1.2
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,727 27.4 1,366 27.5 161 26.1 5,124 27.5 4,020 27.0 578 31.4
Adequate 3,112 49.4 2,486 50.1 284 46.0 9,066 48.6 7,422 49.9 734 39.9
Intermediate 907 14.4 717 14.4 93 15.0 2,721 14.6 2,193 14.8 245 13.3
Inadequate 552 8.8 398 8.0 80 12.9 1,732 9.3 1,229 8.3 284 15.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 592 9.4 422 8.5 69 11.1 1,687 8.9 1,252 8.3 201 10.7
Low Birthweight Birth 321 5.1 216 4.3 38 6.1 955 5.1 683 4.5 100 5.3

1 Native Regional Corporation
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