Health Profiles for Alaska and the U.S.

2004
  Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate1
Mortality Statistics2      
All Causes 3051 748.6 801.0
Cancer (C00-C97) 723 183.9 184.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 228 58.1 52.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 582 155.7 217.5
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 372 94.9 150.5
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 173 52.3 50.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 138 39.5 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 94 22.5 24.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 41 6.1 5.6
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 155 23.4 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 22 40.5  
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 318 54.9 36.6
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 117 18.6 14.8
Birth Statistics      
Births to Residents 10336 15.7 14.0
Fertility (15-44) 10336 73.4 66.3
Teen Births (15-19) 1076 40.9 41.2
Young Teen Births (15-17) 286 17.6 22.1
Prenatal Care Statistics5      
First Trimester Care 7925 81.1 83.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 5765 63.7  
Birth Outcomes5      
Pre-term Delivery 1082 10.5 12.5
Low Birth Weight 617 6.0 8.1
Infant Statistics      
Infant Mortality 69 6.6 6.8
1 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
4 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
5 Birth statistics for these outcomes are percents, not rates.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
** Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 07/21/06

 


Health Profiles for Alaska and the U.S.

2003
  Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate1
Mortality Statistics2      
All Causes 3180 832.9 832.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 732 187.7 191.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 213 55.9 53.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 674 194.5 232.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 439 126.6 162.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 182 60.0 53.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 148 46.5 43.3
Diabetes (E10-E14) 102 27.5 25.3
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 48 7.1 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 124 20.6 10.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 20 37.5 7.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 319 55.1 37.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 119 19.3 15.0
Birth Statistics      
Births to Residents 10085 15.6 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 10085 72.0 66.1
Teen Births (15-19) 1050 40.7 41.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 320 19.9 22.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5      
First Trimester Care 7695 80.1 84.1
Adequate Prenatal Care 5857 66.5 75.4
Birth Outcomes5      
Pre-term Delivery 1105 11.1 12.3
Low Birth Weight 593 5.9 7.9
Infant Statistics      
Infant Mortality 70 6.9 6.9
1 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
4 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
5 Birth statistics for these outcomes are percents, not rates.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
** Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 07/21/06

 


Health Profiles for Alaska and the U.S.

2002
  Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate1
Mortality Statistics2      
All Causes 3030 799.5 845.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 712 189.5 193.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 197 51.1 54.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 586 172.8 240.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 414 118.0 170.9
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 157 55.3 56.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 140 47.0 43.5
Diabetes (E10-E14) 84 21.4 25.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 42 6.2 6.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 131 20.9 10.9
Teen Suicides (15-19) 13 24.6 7.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 345 59.2 36.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 110 18.8 15.7
Birth Statistics      
Births to Residents 9945 15.5 13.9
Fertility (15-44) 9945 71.0 64.8
Teen Births (15-19) 1067 41.7 43.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 317 19.8 23.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5      
First Trimester Care 7650 80.5 83.7
Adequate Prenatal Care 5776 64.5 74.6
Birth Outcomes5      
Pre-term Delivery 973 9.8 12.1
Low Birth Weight 577 5.8 7.8
Infant Statistics      
Infant Mortality 55 5.5 7.0
1 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
4 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
5 Birth statistics for these outcomes are percents, not rates.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
** Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 07/21/06

 


Health Profiles for Alaska and the U.S.

2001
  Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate1
Mortality Statistics2      
All Causes 2991 839.1 851.6
Cancer (C00-C97) 680 192.2 195.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 196 54.8 55.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 660 207.5 246.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 435 136.6 177.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 161 59.2 57.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 148 50.5 43.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 82 23.1 25.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 39 5.8 7.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 103 16.5 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 16 31.0 7.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 348 61.1 35.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 102 17.3 15.3
Birth Statistics      
Births to Residents 10005 15.8 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 10005 71.4 65.3
Teen Births (15-19) 1056 42.7 45.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 301 19.1 24.7
Prenatal Care Statistics5      
First Trimester Care 7794 80.9 83.4
Adequate Prenatal Care 6095 66.8 74.5
Birth Outcomes5      
Pre-term Delivery 1007 10.1 11.9
Low Birth Weight 564 5.7 7.7
Infant Statistics      
Infant Mortality 83 8.3 6.8
1 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
4 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
5 Birth statistics for these outcomes are percents, not rates.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
** Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 07/21/06

 


Health Profiles for Alaska and the U.S.

2000
  Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate1
Mortality Statistics2      
All Causes 2922 871.8 868.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 708 209.6 199.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 206 60.2 56.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 609 213.1 257.6
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 408 137.7 186.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 169 65.6 60.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 132 47.6 44.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 86 26.7 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 37 5.6 5.9
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 135 21.1 10.4
Teen Suicides (15-19) 25 50.3 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 340 63.9 34.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 130 23.5 15.4
Birth Statistics      
Births to Residents 9979 15.9 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 9979 70.7 65.9
Teen Births (15-19) 1160 49.3 47.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 380 24.5 26.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5      
First Trimester Care 7797 80.6 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 6377 67.7 74.2
Birth Outcomes5      
Pre-term Delivery 1012 10.2 11.6
Low Birth Weight 559 5.6 7.6
Infant Statistics      
Infant Mortality 67 6.7 6.9
1 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
4 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
5 Birth statistics for these outcomes are percents, not rates.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
** Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 07/21/06

 


Health Profiles for Alaska and the U.S.

1999
  Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate1
Mortality Statistics2      
All Causes 2698 873.1 875.2
Cancer (C00-C97) 622 192.5 200.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 177 53.9 55.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 561 206.7 266.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 382 131.5 194.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 172 75.4 61.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 145 58.6 45.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 66 24.8 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 51 8.2 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 96 17.3 10.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 16 32.8 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 295 57.5 35.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 89 15.7 15.2
Birth Statistics      
Births to Residents 9962 16.0 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 9962 72.5 64.4
Teen Births (15-19) 1122 47.8 48.8
Young Teen Births (15-17) 395 26.5 28.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5      
First Trimester Care 7811 79.9 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 6687 68.9 74.7
Birth Outcomes5      
Pre-term Delivery 1071 10.8 11.8
Low Birth Weight 572 5.8 7.6
Infant Statistics      
Infant Mortality 55 5.5 7.1
1 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
4 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
5 Birth statistics for these outcomes are percents, not rates.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
** Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 07/21/06

 


Health Profiles for Alaska and the U.S.

1998
  Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate1
Mortality Statistics2      
All Causes 2591 861.1 870.1
Cancer (C00-C97) 649 202.3 200.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 195 60.0 57.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 559 219.9 271.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 377 136.2 197.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 153 68.7 59.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 111 43.5 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 65 23.9 24.1
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 47 7.7 6.4
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 131 22.7 11.1
Teen Suicides (15-19) 18 37.8 8.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 254 50.3 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 68 10.7 15.8
Birth Statistics      
Births to Residents 9926 16.1 14.3
Fertility (15-44) 9926 71.6 64.3
Teen Births (15-19) 1102 48.4 50.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 386 26.4 29.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5      
First Trimester Care 7987 82.0 82.8
Adequate Prenatal Care 6624 68.5 74.3
Birth Outcomes5      
Pre-term Delivery 1002 10.1 11.6
Low Birth Weight 590 6.0 7.6
Infant Statistics      
Infant Mortality 62 6.2 7.2
1 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
4 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
5 Birth statistics for these outcomes are percents, not rates.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
** Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 07/21/06

 


Health Profiles for Alaska and the U.S.

1997
  Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate1
Mortality Statistics2      
All Causes 2587 902.9 877.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 615 197.8 203.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 191 58.1 57.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 549 236.8 277.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 354 146.1 203.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 131 64.2 61.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 120 52.5 41.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 80 30.5 23.7
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 55 9.0 7.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 130 22.5 11.2
Teen Suicides (15-19) 13 28.4 9.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 266 49.5 34.2
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 88 14.5 15.9
Birth Statistics      
Births to Residents 9963 16.3 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 9963 71.7 63.6
Teen Births (15-19) 1099 50.2 51.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 369 26.1 31.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5      
First Trimester Care 7933 81.1 82.5
Adequate Prenatal Care 6767 69.5 74.0
Birth Outcomes5      
Pre-term Delivery 1020 10.3 11.4
Low Birth Weight 580 5.8 7.5
Infant Statistics      
Infant Mortality 77 7.7 7.2
1 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
4 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
5 Birth statistics for these outcomes are percents, not rates.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
** Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 07/21/06

 


Health Profiles for Alaska and the U.S.

1996
  Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate1
Mortality Statistics2      
All Causes 2625 928.8 893.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 651 222.5 206.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 187 64.7 57.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 525 226.9 285.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 355 143.8 212.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 141 72.6 62.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 115 51.7 40.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 64 23.5 23.8
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 42 6.8 7.5
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 128 22.2 11.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 17 38.2 9.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 324 63.5 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 104 19.0 16.2
Birth Statistics      
Births to Residents 10047 16.6 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 10047 71.7 64.1
Teen Births (15-19) 1097 51.6 53.5
Young Teen Births (15-17) 368 26.8 33.3
Prenatal Care Statistics5      
First Trimester Care 8047 81.3 81.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 6955 70.6 72.9
Birth Outcomes5      
Pre-term Delivery 997 10.0 11.0
Low Birth Weight 545 5.4 7.4
Infant Statistics      
Infant Mortality 73 7.3 7.3
1 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
4 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
5 Birth statistics for these outcomes are percents, not rates.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
** Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 07/21/06

 


Health Profiles for Alaska and the U.S.

1995
  Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate1
Mortality Statistics2      
All Causes 2570 929.2 909.5
Cancer (C00-C97) 572 203.7 209.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 174 63.7 58.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 548 244.3 293.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 384 162.6 219.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 147 83.2 63.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 108 46.8 40.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 54 23.7 23.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 59 10.0 8.3
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 122 20.7 11.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 14 32.9 10.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 330 63.1 34.4
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 113 20.9 16.3
Birth Statistics      
Births to Residents 10223 17.0 14.6
Fertility (15-44) 10223 72.7 64.6
Teen Births (15-19) 1132 55.6 56.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 402 30.6 35.5
Prenatal Care Statistics5      
First Trimester Care 8472 83.8 81.3
Adequate Prenatal Care 7502 74.7 72.5
Birth Outcomes5      
Pre-term Delivery 912 8.9 11.0
Low Birth Weight 542 5.3 7.3
Infant Statistics      
Infant Mortality 83 8.1 7.6

1 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
4 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
5 Birth statistics for these outcomes are percents, not rates.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
** Rates based on fewer than 10 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 07/21/06