Health Profiles for Matanuska-Susitna1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2004
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 334 729.6 3051 748.6 801.0
Cancer (C00-C97) 82 171.7 723 183.9 184.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 37 70.9 228 58.1 52.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 67 143.2 582 155.7 217.5
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 47 93.1 372 94.9 150.5
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 20 54.7 173 52.3 50.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 15 31.3* 138 39.5 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 9 ** 94 22.5 24.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 4 ** 41 6.1 5.6
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 19 25.4* 155 23.4 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 2 ** 22 40.5  
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 35 55.3 318 54.9 36.6
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 21 31.8 117 18.6 14.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 1004 14.2 10336 15.7 14.0
Fertility (15-44) 1004 68.4 10336 73.4 66.3
Teen Births (15-19) 101 33.0 1076 40.9 41.2
Young Teen Births (15-17) 24 11.9 286 17.6 22.1
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 794 81.4 7925 81.1 83.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 695 75.0 5765 63.7  
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 107 10.7 1082 10.5 12.5
Low Birth Weight 68 6.8 617 6.0 8.1
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 3 ** 69 6.6 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 Matanuska-Susitna1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2003
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 346 852.6 3180 832.9 832.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 96 233.1 732 187.7 191.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 23 47.6 213 55.9 53.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 68 192.7 674 194.5 232.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 42 113.3 439 126.6 162.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 10 38.4* 182 60.0 53.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 15 40.0* 148 46.5 43.3
Diabetes (E10-E14) 14 35.5* 102 27.5 25.3
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 5 ** 48 7.1 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 11 20.4* 124 20.6 10.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 20 37.5 7.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 42 66.3 319 55.1 37.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 18 26.1* 119 19.3 15.0
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 905 13.3 10085 15.6 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 905 62.9 10085 72.0 66.1
Teen Births (15-19) 100 33.2 1050 40.7 41.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 27 13.5 320 19.9 22.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 677 77.3 7695 80.1 84.1
Adequate Prenatal Care 619 74.2 5857 66.5 75.4
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 86 9.5 1105 11.1 12.3
Low Birth Weight 44 4.9 593 5.9 7.9
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 7 ** 70 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 Matanuska-Susitna1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2002
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 288 750.2 3030 799.5 845.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 53 116.3 712 189.5 193.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 22 49.6 197 51.1 54.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 63 181.6 586 172.8 240.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 45 123.4 414 118.0 170.9
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 15 55.3* 157 55.3 56.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 12 36.3* 140 47.0 43.5
Diabetes (E10-E14) 6 ** 84 21.4 25.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 4 ** 42 6.2 6.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 15 21.7* 131 20.9 10.9
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 13 24.6 7.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 43 70.0 345 59.2 36.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 14 26.6* 110 18.8 15.7
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 833 12.9 9945 15.5 13.9
Fertility (15-44) 833 60.3 9945 71.0 64.8
Teen Births (15-19) 82 28.4 1067 41.7 43.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 30 15.6 317 19.8 23.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 630 77.5 7650 80.5 83.7
Adequate Prenatal Care 580 74.4 5776 64.5 74.6
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 78 9.4 973 9.8 12.1
Low Birth Weight 43 5.2 577 5.8 7.8
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 4 ** 55 5.5 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 Matanuska-Susitna1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2001
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 309 917.6 2991 839.1 851.6
Cancer (C00-C97) 67 190.6 680 192.2 195.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 19 47.2* 196 54.8 55.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 63 191.4 660 207.5 246.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 46 135.7 435 136.6 177.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 16 65.0* 161 59.2 57.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 21 73.8 148 50.5 43.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 8 ** 82 23.1 25.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 4 ** 39 5.8 7.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 12 22.0* 103 16.5 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 4 ** 16 31.0 7.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 42 80.5 348 61.1 35.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 19 31.5* 102 17.3 15.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 819 13.3 10005 15.8 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 819 60.9 10005 71.4 65.3
Teen Births (15-19) 79 28.5 1056 42.7 45.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 23 12.2 301 19.1 24.7
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 626 77.8 7794 80.9 83.4
Adequate Prenatal Care 596 76.6 6095 66.8 74.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 88 10.8 1007 10.1 11.9
Low Birth Weight 52 6.4 564 5.7 7.7
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 7 ** 83 8.3 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 Matanuska-Susitna1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2000
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 306 1002.3 2922 871.8 868.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 90 287.7 708 209.6 199.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 27 70.8 206 60.2 56.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 72 286.8 609 213.1 257.6
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 47 171.0 408 137.7 186.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 13 54.4* 169 65.6 60.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 15 42.9* 132 47.6 44.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 ** 86 26.7 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 2 ** 37 5.6 5.9
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 15 24.3* 135 21.1 10.4
Teen Suicides (15-19) 5 ** 25 50.3 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 31 53.8 340 63.9 34.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 15 25.8* 130 23.5 15.4
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 862 14.5 9979 15.9 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 862 66.9 9979 70.7 65.9
Teen Births (15-19) 89 36.4 1160 49.3 47.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 25 14.7 380 24.5 26.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 678 80.4 7797 80.6 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 658 79.5 6377 67.7 74.2
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 82 9.6 1012 10.2 11.6
Low Birth Weight 58 6.7 559 5.6 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 7 ** 67 6.7 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 Matanuska-Susitna1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1999
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 246 971.9 2698 873.1 875.2
Cancer (C00-C97) 55 197.0 622 192.5 200.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 13 40.6* 177 53.9 55.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 67 295.7 561 206.7 266.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 45 182.0 382 131.5 194.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 13 73.1* 172 75.4 61.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 19 78.5* 145 58.6 45.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 ** 66 24.8 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 2 ** 51 8.2 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 5 ** 96 17.3 10.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 16 32.8 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 27 57.2 295 57.5 35.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 13 23.1* 89 15.7 15.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 692 12.4 9962 16.0 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 692 56.2 9962 72.5 64.4
Teen Births (15-19) 72 29.0 1122 47.8 48.8
Young Teen Births (15-17) 33 18.2 395 26.5 28.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 477 69.6 7811 79.9 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 505 74.4 6687 68.9 74.7
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 62 9 1071 10.8 11.8
Low Birth Weight 33 4.8 572 5.8 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 3 ** 55 5.5 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 Matanuska-Susitna1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1998
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 221 848.7 2591 861.1 870.1
Cancer (C00-C97) 59 205.2 649 202.3 200.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 19 65.9* 195 60.0 57.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 67 308.1 559 219.9 271.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 51 189.4 377 136.2 197.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 13 62.0* 153 68.7 59.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 5 ** 111 43.5 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 ** 65 23.9 24.1
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 3 ** 47 7.7 6.4
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 7 ** 131 22.7 11.1
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 18 37.8 8.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 23 45.4 254 50.3 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 8 ** 68 10.7 15.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 707 13.1 9926 16.1 14.3
Fertility (15-44) 707 57.8 9926 71.6 64.3
Teen Births (15-19) 75 31.2 1102 48.4 50.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 21 11.9 386 26.4 29.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 541 77.4 7987 82.0 82.8
Adequate Prenatal Care 515 74.1 6624 68.5 74.3
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 61 8.7 1002 10.1 11.6
Low Birth Weight 40 5.7 590 6.0 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 2 ** 62 6.2 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 Matanuska-Susitna1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1997
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 220 926.0 2587 902.9 877.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 56 168.2 615 197.8 203.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 15 39.1* 191 58.1 57.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 51 262.5 549 236.8 277.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 28 142.7 354 146.1 203.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 12 89.9* 131 64.2 61.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 7 ** 120 52.5 41.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 8 ** 80 30.5 23.7
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 3 ** 55 9.0 7.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 15 33.6* 130 22.5 11.2
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 13 28.4 9.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 14 32.0* 266 49.5 34.2
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 8 ** 88 14.5 15.9
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 696 13.4 9963 16.3 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 696 58.3 9963 71.7 63.6
Teen Births (15-19) 96 42.1 1099 50.2 51.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 32 19.1 369 26.1 31.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 486 70.5 7933 81.1 82.5
Adequate Prenatal Care 490 71.1 6767 69.5 74.0
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 62 9 1020 10.3 11.4
Low Birth Weight 51 7.4 580 5.8 7.5
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 8 ** 77 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 Matanuska-Susitna1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1996
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 248 1078.1 2625 928.8 893.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 62 242.4 651 222.5 206.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 19 66.4* 187 64.7 57.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 58 326.3 525 226.9 285.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 40 177.9 355 143.8 212.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 15 115.7* 141 72.6 62.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 14 65.6* 115 51.7 40.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 7 ** 64 23.5 23.8
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 6 ** 42 6.8 7.5
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 7 ** 128 22.2 11.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 17 38.2 9.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 36 80.6 324 63.5 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 20 47.5 104 19.0 16.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 718 14.3 10047 16.6 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 718 61.1 10047 71.7 64.1
Teen Births (15-19) 97 44.7 1097 51.6 53.5
Young Teen Births (15-17) 35 21.9 368 26.8 33.3
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 558 78.2 8047 81.3 81.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 546 76.7 6955 70.6 72.9
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 65 9.1 997 10.0 11.0
Low Birth Weight 35 4.9 545 5.4 7.4
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 4 ** 73 7.3 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 Matanuska-Susitna1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1995
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 206 942.2 2570 929.2 909.5
Cancer (C00-C97) 36 142.7 572 203.7 209.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 7 ** 174 63.7 58.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 62 359.8 548 244.3 293.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 44 233.9 384 162.6 219.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 8 ** 147 83.2 63.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 12 66.9* 108 46.8 40.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 ** 54 23.7 23.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 4 ** 59 10.0 8.3
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 8 ** 122 20.7 11.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 2 ** 14 32.9 10.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 27 51.9 330 63.1 34.4
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 13 26.2* 113 20.9 16.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 762 15.6 10223 17.0 14.6
Fertility (15-44) 762 66.3 10223 72.7 64.6
Teen Births (15-19) 97 49.4 1132 55.6 56.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 29 20.0 402 30.6 35.5
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 611 80.4 8472 83.8 81.3
Adequate Prenatal Care 558 74.1 7502 74.7 72.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 69 9.1 912 8.9 11.0
Low Birth Weight 42 5.5 542 5.3 7.3
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 6 ** 83 8.1 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