Health Profiles for Aleutians West1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2000-2004
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 62 944.2 15174 815.7 801.0
Cancer (C00-C97) 13 136.6* 3555 192.0 184.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 4 ** 1040 56.0 52.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 11 265.4* 3111 187.2 217.5
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 7 ** 2068 121.6 150.5
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 6 ** 842 58.1 50.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 5 ** 706 46.1 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 1 ** 448 24.2 24.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 207 6.2 5.6
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 3 ** 648 20.6 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 96 36.6  
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 10 30.9* 1670 58.7 36.6
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 3 ** 578 19.4 14.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 194 7.3 50350 15.7 14.0
Fertility (15-44) 194 40.0 50350 71.7 66.3
Teen Births (15-19) 10 7.7* 5409 18.1 41.2
Young Teen Births (15-17) 1 ** 1604 20.2 22.1
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 148 83.1 38861 80.6 83.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 123 71.1 29870 65.9  
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 14 7.3 5179 10.3 12.5
Low Birth Weight 8 4.1 2910 5.8 8.1
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 1 ** 344 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 Aleutians West1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1999-2003
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 66 941.7 14821 840.1 832.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 13 179.9* 3454 193.8 191.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 3 ** 989 55.1 53.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 10 225.2* 3090 197.9 232.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 6 ** 2078 129.9 162.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 4 ** 841 62.5 53.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 5 ** 713 49.7 43.3
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 ** 420 24.6 25.3
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 217 6.6 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 3 ** 589 19.3 10.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 90 35.1 7.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 15 50.6* 1647 59.1 37.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 4 ** 550 18.9 15.0
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 186 7 49976 15.8 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 186 37.3 49976 71.5 66.1
Teen Births (15-19) 10 6.1* 5455 15.9 41.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 1 ** 1713 21.9 22.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 140 80.5 38747 80.4 84.1
Adequate Prenatal Care 117 68.8 30792 66.9 75.4
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 10 5.5 5168 10.4 12.3
Low Birth Weight 5 2.7 2865 5.8 7.9
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 1 ** 330 6.6 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 Aleutians West1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1998-2002
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 58 945.8 14232 844.5 845.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 14 272.4* 3371 197.0 193.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 3 ** 971 55.9 54.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 6 ** 2975 202.2 240.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 4 ** 2016 131.8 170.9
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 3 ** 812 64.1 56.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 7 ** 676 49.3 43.5
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 ** 383 23.6 25.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 216 6.7 6.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 2 ** 596 19.6 10.9
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 88 35.1 7.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 11 46.6* 1582 58.2 36.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 2 ** 499 17.3 15.7
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 203 7.7 49817 15.9 13.9
Fertility (15-44) 203 39.8 49817 71.4 64.8
Teen Births (15-19) 13 6.9* 5507 15.3 43.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 2 ** 1779 23.2 23.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 156 81.3 39039 80.8 83.7
Adequate Prenatal Care 128 68.8 31559 67.3 74.6
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 11 5.5 5065 10.2 12.1
Low Birth Weight 7 3.5 2862 5.8 7.8
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 3 ** 322 6.4 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 Aleutians West1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1997-2001
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 67 1134.9 13789 866.0 851.6
Cancer (C00-C97) 14 280.4* 3274 198.9 195.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 4 ** 965 57.4 55.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 7 ** 2938 215.2 246.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 5 ** 1956 137.4 177.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 2 ** 786 66.3 57.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 9 ** 656 50.4 43.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 ** 379 25.5 25.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 229 7.2 7.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 2 ** 595 20.0 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 88 36.1 7.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 15 72.5* 1503 56.6 35.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 3 ** 477 16.5 15.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 207 7.8 49835 16.0 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 207 39.6 49835 71.6 65.3
Teen Births (15-19) 14 7.4* 5539 15.9 45.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 3 ** 1831 24.4 24.7
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 160 80.4 39322 80.9 83.4
Adequate Prenatal Care 136 69.7 32550 68.3 74.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 17 8.4 5112 10.3 11.9
Low Birth Weight 8 3.9 2865 5.8 7.7
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 3 ** 344 6.9 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 Aleutians West1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1996-2000
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 73 1070.6 13423 884.9 868.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 13 276.0* 3245 204.9 199.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 4 ** 956 59.3 56.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 8 ** 2803 219.6 257.6
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 7 ** 1876 138.7 186.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 0 0.0 766 69.1 60.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 8 ** 623 50.6 44.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 ** 361 25.8 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 232 7.4 5.9
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 3 ** 620 21.2 10.4
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 89 37.6 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 18 88.5* 1479 57.1 34.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 3 ** 479 16.8 15.4
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 209 7.7 49877 16.2 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 209 38.7 49877 71.6 65.9
Teen Births (15-19) 18 9.2* 5580 16.5 47.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 5 ** 1898 26.0 26.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 164 82.8 39575 81.0 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 134 68.7 33410 69.1 74.2
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 16 7.9 5102 10.3 11.6
Low Birth Weight 9 4.4 2846 5.7 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 4 ** 334 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 Aleutians West1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1995-1999
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 69 961.0 13071 897.4 875.2
Cancer (C00-C97) 11 252.6* 3109 203.4 200.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 3 ** 924 59.8 55.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 9 ** 2742 225.9 266.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 8 ** 1852 143.3 194.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 0 0.0 744 72.6 61.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 6 ** 599 50.8 45.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 ** 329 25.3 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 254 8.3 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 4 ** 607 21.2 10.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 78 34.0 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 19 146.3* 1469 56.7 35.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 3 ** 462 16.0 15.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 218 8 50121 16.4 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 218 38.8 50121 72.0 64.4
Teen Births (15-19) 19 9.5* 5552 16.9 48.8
Young Teen Births (15-17) 5 ** 1920 27.2 28.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 175 83.3 40250 81.6 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 136 66.0 34535 70.5 74.7
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 15 7.1 5002 10.0 11.8
Low Birth Weight 12 5.6 2829 5.7 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 3 ** 350 7.0 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 Aleutians West1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1994-1998
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 73 928.0 12838 909.6 870.1
Cancer (C00-C97) 15 266.7* 3053 207.4 200.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 6 ** 924 61.9 57.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 12 169.4* 2715 234.6 271.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 10 147.7* 1853 151.3 197.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 0 0.0 694 70.9 59.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 7 ** 551 47.7 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 2 ** 313 24.4 24.1
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 249 8.2 6.4
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 3 ** 659 22.8 11.1
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 81 36.6 8.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 18 151.4* 1493 57.5 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 4 ** 468 16.7 15.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 243 8.7 50841 16.8 14.3
Fertility (15-44) 243 41.0 50841 72.5 64.3
Teen Births (15-19) 21 11.2 5635 18.9 50.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 6 ** 1949 28.6 29.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 201 84.8 41408 82.7 82.8
Adequate Prenatal Care 156 67.2 35765 71.8 74.3
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 21 8.8 4886 9.6 11.6
Low Birth Weight 16 6.6 2844 5.6 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 4 ** 377 7.4 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 Aleutians West1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1993-1997
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 73 797.6 12646 921.8 877.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 13 167.9* 2969 211.6 203.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 5 ** 914 64.8 57.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 13 158.7* 2651 239.1 277.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 10 133.1* 1850 159.2 203.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 1 ** 655 69.9 61.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 5 ** 538 49.3 41.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 2 ** 309 25.0 23.7
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 257 8.3 7.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 4 ** 668 22.9 11.2
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 84 39.4 9.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 17 120.0* 1538 58.7 34.2
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 4 ** 524 18.7 15.9
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 358 11.2 52005 17.3 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 358 50.4 52005 73.7 63.6
Teen Births (15-19) 20 12.1 5714 23.0 51.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 6 ** 1977 30.1 31.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 308 88.0 42597 83.1 82.5
Adequate Prenatal Care 249 72.8 37279 73.1 74.0
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 33 9.4 4913 9.5 11.4
Low Birth Weight 18 5 2800 5.4 7.5
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 3 ** 405 7.8 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 Aleutians West1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1992-1996
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 66 634.9 12379 924.6 893.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 9 ** 2869 216.7 206.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 3 ** 868 65.8 57.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 16 197.8* 2620 242.5 285.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 12 155.1* 1866 166.1 212.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 1 ** 629 69.2 62.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 2 ** 506 47.7 40.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 1 ** 276 23.2 23.8
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 251 8.0 7.5
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 4 ** 668 23.2 11.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 86 41.8 9.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 13 87.5* 1623 62.6 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 3 ** 561 20.6 16.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 476 13.0 53769 18.0 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 476 56.7 53769 75.8 64.1
Teen Births (15-19) 23 17.7 5872 32.1 53.5
Young Teen Births (15-17) 6 ** 2017 31.9 33.3
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 424 90.8 44360 83.5 81.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 341 74.5 38862 73.7 72.9
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 36 7.7 4996 9.3 11.0
Low Birth Weight 19 4 2794 5.2 7.4
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 4 ** 428 7.9 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 Aleutians West1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1991-1995
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 74 655.0 11960 922.6 909.5
Cancer (C00-C97) 12 101.1* 2717 215.3 209.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 6 ** 831 65.0 58.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 18 181.3* 2566 246.6 293.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 13 134.7* 1829 170.1 219.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 1 ** 577 66.2 63.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 3 ** 477 46.7 40.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 1 ** 267 24.1 23.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 260 8.3 8.3
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 3 ** 646 22.5 11.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 84 42.3 10.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 14 90.8* 1636 63.9 34.4
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 4 ** 579 21.3 16.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 562 13.9 55410 18.8 14.6
Fertility (15-44) 562 58.7 55410 78.0 64.6
Teen Births (15-19) 25 27.3 6025 50.6 56.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 6 ** 2063 34.1 35.5
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 500 90.4 45871 83.9 81.3
Adequate Prenatal Care 405 74.6 40069 73.8 72.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 41 7.4 5017 9.1 11.0
Low Birth Weight 20 3.6 2790 5.0 7.3
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 4 ** 461 8.3 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