Health Profiles for Juneau1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2002-2004
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 408 651.9 9261 792.9 801.0
Cancer (C00-C97) 94 145.6 2167 186.8 184.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 28 43.0 638 55.1 52.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 80 128.7 1842 174.0 217.5
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 48 73.8 1225 112.7 150.5
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 30 57.7 512 55.8 50.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 20 37.6 426 44.2 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 9 ** 280 23.9 24.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 131 6.5 5.6
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 12 12.7* 410 21.6 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 55 34.2  
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 30 36.1 982 56.5 36.6
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 11 13.6* 346 18.9 14.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 1169 12.5 30366 15.6 14.0
Fertility (15-44) 1169 58.6 30366 72.1 66.3
Teen Births (15-19) 105 30.0 3193 41.1 41.2
Young Teen Births (15-17) 24 11.3 923 19.1 22.1
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 965 91.0 23270 80.6 83.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 742 87.0 17398 64.9  
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 122 10.7 3160 10.5 12.5
Low Birth Weight 63 5.4 1787 5.9 8.1
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 11 9.4* 194 6.4 6.8
1 Borough or Census Area
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.
6 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
* 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 Juneau1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2001-2003
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 425 715.3 9201 824.0 832.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 100 161.0 2124 189.8 191.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 22 34.3 606 54.0 53.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 84 142.7 1920 191.4 232.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 53 83.3 1288 126.9 162.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 28 54.9 500 58.2 53.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 27 51.8 436 48.0 43.3
Diabetes (E10-E14) 13 21.4* 268 24.1 25.3
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 129 6.4 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 12 13.7* 358 19.4 10.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 49 31.0 7.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 25 29.3 1012 58.4 37.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 7 ** 331 18.4 15.0
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 1223 13.1 30035 15.6 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 1223 60.7 30035 71.5 66.1
Teen Births (15-19) 114 32.8 3173 41.7 41.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 24 11.3 938 19.6 22.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 968 90.7 23139 80.5 84.1
Adequate Prenatal Care 687 87.1 17728 65.9 75.4
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 98 8.3 3085 10.3 12.3
Low Birth Weight 61 5 1734 5.8 7.9
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 12 9.8* 208 6.9 6.9
1 Borough or Census Area
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.
6 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
* 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 Juneau1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2000-2002
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 427 761.6 8943 835.3 845.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 114 196.6 2100 196.9 193.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 23 38.7 599 55.3 54.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 78 145.2 1855 196.9 240.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 52 87.6 1257 130.4 170.9
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 21 41.8 487 59.8 56.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 27 57.4 420 48.4 43.5
Diabetes (E10-E14) 10 16.9* 252 23.6 25.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 2 ** 118 5.9 6.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 11 12.8* 369 19.5 10.9
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 54 35.0 7.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 40 49.0 1033 61.2 36.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 14 17.8* 342 19.8 15.7
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 1232 13.4 29929 15.8 13.9
Fertility (15-44) 1232 60.3 29929 71.0 64.8
Teen Births (15-19) 126 36.8 3283 44.5 43.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 24 11.2 998 21.1 23.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 999 90.1 23241 80.6 83.7
Adequate Prenatal Care 701 76.0 18248 66.4 74.6
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 92 7.6 2992 10.0 12.1
Low Birth Weight 51 4.1 1700 5.7 7.8
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 12 9.7* 205 6.8 7.0
1 Borough or Census Area
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.
6 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
* 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 Juneau1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1999-2001
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 400 787.0 8611 858.8 851.6
Cancer (C00-C97) 112 213.6 2010 197.8 195.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 24 47.4 579 56.2 55.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 75 154.7 1830 208.9 246.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 48 92.1 1225 135.6 177.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 17 38.1* 502 66.3 57.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 29 67.3 425 51.8 43.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 10 16.3* 234 24.6 25.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 3 ** 127 6.5 7.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 8 ** 334 18.3 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 57 38.0 7.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 36 45.2 983 60.7 35.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 11 13.5* 321 18.9 15.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 1237 13.5 29946 15.9 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 1237 61.3 29946 71.5 65.3
Teen Births (15-19) 129 37.2 3338 46.5 45.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 35 15.9 1076 23.3 24.7
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 1035 89.5 23402 80.4 83.4
Adequate Prenatal Care 712 68.7 19159 67.9 74.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 93 7.6 3090 10.4 11.9
Low Birth Weight 46 3.7 1695 5.7 7.7
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 7 ** 205 6.8 6.8
1 Borough or Census Area
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.
6 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
* 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 Juneau1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1998-2000
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 374 772.2 8211 867.3 868.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 107 212.6 1979 201.7 199.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 28 56.5 578 58.0 56.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 68 154.0 1729 212.9 257.6
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 46 100.0 1167 135.4 186.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 19 48.7* 494 69.7 60.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 19 47.8* 388 49.8 44.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 6 ** 217 25.0 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 3 ** 135 7.1 5.9
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 9 ** 362 20.3 10.4
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 59 40.4 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 43 57.7 889 57.3 34.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 15 18.2* 287 16.8 15.4
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 1198 13.2 29867 16.0 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 1198 59.3 29867 71.6 65.9
Teen Births (15-19) 124 36.9 3384 48.5 47.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 39 18.1 1161 25.8 26.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 1037 87.8 23595 80.8 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 718 61.6 19688 68.4 74.2
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 112 9.4 3085 10.4 11.6
Low Birth Weight 49 4.1 1721 5.8 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 5 ** 184 6.1 6.9
1 Borough or Census Area
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.
6 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
* 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 Juneau1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1997-1999
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 361 779.7 7876 878.7 875.2
Cancer (C00-C97) 98 194.6 1886 197.7 200.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 29 58.1 563 57.3 55.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 85 201.0 1669 220.4 266.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 51 119.9 1113 137.5 194.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 17 47.0* 456 69.6 61.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 23 54.4 376 51.7 45.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 6 ** 211 26.3 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 153 8.3 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 11 11.9* 357 20.9 10.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 47 33.0 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 29 41.5 815 52.5 35.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 8 ** 245 13.6 15.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 1192 13.3 29851 16.1 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 1192 59.4 29851 71.9 64.4
Teen Births (15-19) 124 38.1 3323 48.8 48.8
Young Teen Births (15-17) 42 20.2 1150 26.3 28.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 1023 87.0 23731 81.0 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 698 59.8 20078 69.0 74.7
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 114 9.6 3093 10.4 11.8
Low Birth Weight 48 4 1742 5.9 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 5 ** 194 6.5 7.1
1 Borough or Census Area
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.
6 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
* 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 Juneau1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1996-1998
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 355 764.8 7803 896.5 870.1
Cancer (C00-C97) 102 196.0 1915 207.3 200.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 29 56.7 573 60.8 57.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 72 179.8 1633 227.7 271.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 46 110.4 1086 141.9 197.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 21 58.0 425 68.4 59.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 16 36.2* 346 49.1 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 ** 209 25.9 24.1
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 144 7.8 6.4
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 13 13.9* 389 22.6 11.1
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 48 34.8 8.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 36 51.1 844 54.3 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 8 ** 260 14.6 15.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 1226 13.8 29936 16.3 14.3
Fertility (15-44) 1226 59.7 29936 71.7 64.3
Teen Births (15-19) 126 41.6 3298 50.0 50.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 38 19.5 1123 26.4 29.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 1039 85.6 23967 81.5 82.8
Adequate Prenatal Care 672 55.6 20346 69.6 74.3
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 134 10.9 3019 10.1 11.6
Low Birth Weight 62 5.1 1715 5.7 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 5 ** 212 7.1 7.2
1 Borough or Census Area
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.
6 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
* 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 Juneau1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1995-1997
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 360 797.1 7782 919.7 877.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 101 206.4 1838 207.7 203.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 28 61.9 552 61.9 57.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 74 183.5 1622 235.8 277.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 51 122.4 1093 150.5 203.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 19 55.8* 419 73.1 61.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 17 40.9* 343 50.4 41.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 ** 198 26.0 23.7
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 156 8.6 7.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 12 12.5* 380 21.8 11.2
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 44 33.1 9.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 38 50.2 920 58.6 34.2
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 7 ** 305 18.1 15.9
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 1222 13.9 30233 16.6 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 1222 59.9 30233 72.0 63.6
Teen Births (15-19) 125 41.6 3328 52.4 51.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 37 19.1 1139 27.8 31.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 1035 85.5 24452 82.1 82.5
Adequate Prenatal Care 649 53.9 21224 71.6 74.0
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 129 10.6 2929 9.7 11.4
Low Birth Weight 56 4.6 1667 5.5 7.5
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 5 ** 233 7.7 7.2
1 Borough or Census Area
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.
6 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
* 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 Juneau1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1994-1996
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 334 761.2 7660 930.6 893.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 98 210.8 1789 213.2 206.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 33 75.0 538 64.2 57.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 54 140.4 1607 239.4 285.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 42 100.7 1122 159.0 212.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 25 77.6 410 74.1 62.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 10 26.1* 320 47.7 40.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 6 ** 168 22.5 23.8
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 147 8.0 7.5
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 11 11.0* 398 22.7 11.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 50 39.1 9.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 38 50.6 973 62.8 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 6 ** 312 19.7 16.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 1247 14.4 30952 17.1 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 1247 61.5 30952 73.1 64.1
Teen Births (15-19) 119 40.0 3434 56.1 53.5
Young Teen Births (15-17) 36 18.8 1194 30.3 33.3
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 1075 86.5 25488 83.4 81.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 678 55.3 22374 73.7 72.9
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 139 11.2 2864 9.3 11.0
Low Birth Weight 65 5.2 1674 5.4 7.4
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 7 ** 238 7.7 7.3
1 Borough or Census Area
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.
6 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
* 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 Juneau1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1993-1995
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 335 799.3 7434 926.4 909.5
Cancer (C00-C97) 94 221.7 1703 213.4 209.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 31 72.6 536 67.6 58.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 65 177.3 1577 244.6 293.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 51 131.1 1141 170.0 219.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 20 66.1 383 70.9 63.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 12 43.5* 303 47.1 40.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 9 ** 165 23.5 23.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 160 8.6 8.3
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 14 15.0* 410 23.2 11.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 2 ** 54 43.9 10.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 32 40.3 948 60.3 34.4
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 10 13.8* 332 20.1 16.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 1264 14.8 31995 17.8 14.6
Fertility (15-44) 1264 61.7 31995 75.0 64.6
Teen Births (15-19) 119 41.3 3518 59.8 56.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 34 18.3 1240 32.8 35.5
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 1091 87.1 26617 84.2 81.3
Adequate Prenatal Care 725 59.2 23557 75.1 72.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 127 10.1 2896 9.1 11.0
Low Birth Weight 58 4.6 1675 5.3 7.3
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 11 8.7* 255 8.0 7.6

1 Borough or Census Area
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.
6 US year 2004 rates are preliminary.
* 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