Health Profiles for Yukon-Koyukuk1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2002-2004
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 127 892.2 9261 792.9 801.0
Cancer (C00-C97) 31 236.5 2167 186.8 184.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 6 ** 638 55.1 52.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 18 146.4* 1842 174.0 217.5
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 12 102.6* 1225 112.7 150.5
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 5 ** 512 55.8 50.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 4 ** 426 44.2 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 0 0.0 280 23.9 24.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 131 6.5 5.6
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 7 ** 410 21.6 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 2 ** 55 34.2  
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 26 142.0 982 56.5 36.6
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 10 55.1* 346 18.9 14.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 268 14.1 30366 15.6 14.0
Fertility (15-44) 268 73.9 30366 72.1 66.3
Teen Births (15-19) 53 56.5 3193 41.1 41.2
Young Teen Births (15-17) 21 32.9 923 19.1 22.1
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 147 58.6 23270 80.6 83.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 84 33.9 17398 64.9  
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 25 9.3 3160 10.5 12.5
Low Birth Weight 15 5.6 1787 5.9 8.1
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 5 ** 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 Yukon-Koyukuk1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2001-2003
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 137 974.6 9201 824.0 832.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 24 185.1 2124 189.8 191.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 8 ** 606 54.0 53.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 22 171.5 1920 191.4 232.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 12 100.2* 1288 126.9 162.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 9 ** 500 58.2 53.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 5 ** 436 48.0 43.3
Diabetes (E10-E14) 1 ** 268 24.1 25.3
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 6 ** 129 6.4 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 12 63.4* 358 19.4 10.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 2 ** 49 31.0 7.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 31 180.0 1012 58.4 37.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 11 66.2* 331 18.4 15.0
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 267 13.9 30035 15.6 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 267 71.9 30035 71.5 66.1
Teen Births (15-19) 45 49.1 3173 41.7 41.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 18 28.7* 938 19.6 22.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 147 57.6 23139 80.5 84.1
Adequate Prenatal Care 91 36.1 17728 65.9 75.4
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 23 8.6 3085 10.3 12.3
Low Birth Weight 13 4.9 1734 5.8 7.9
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 2 ** 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 Yukon-Koyukuk1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2000-2002
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 158 1098.1 8943 835.3 845.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 24 189.6 2100 196.9 193.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 7 ** 599 55.3 54.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 21 161.0 1855 196.9 240.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 14 111.0* 1257 130.4 170.9
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 11 85.8* 487 59.8 56.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 5 ** 420 48.4 43.5
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 ** 252 23.6 25.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 8 ** 118 5.9 6.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 21 111.0 369 19.5 10.9
Teen Suicides (15-19) 4 ** 54 35.0 7.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 35 197.7 1033 61.2 36.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 14 81.6* 342 19.8 15.7
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 302 15.6 29929 15.8 13.9
Fertility (15-44) 302 80.6 29929 71.0 64.8
Teen Births (15-19) 60 67.7 3283 44.5 43.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 28 45.8 998 21.1 23.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 159 55.8 23241 80.6 83.7
Adequate Prenatal Care 91 32.2 18248 66.4 74.6
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 26 8.7 2992 10.0 12.1
Low Birth Weight 13 4.3 1700 5.7 7.8
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 1 ** 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 Yukon-Koyukuk1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1999-2001
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 162 1180.4 8611 858.8 851.6
Cancer (C00-C97) 28 221.4 2010 197.8 195.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 8 ** 579 56.2 55.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 23 196.1 1830 208.9 246.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 15 130.8* 1225 135.6 177.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 7 ** 502 66.3 57.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 6 ** 425 51.8 43.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 ** 234 24.6 25.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 10 52.4* 127 6.5 7.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 19 104.7* 334 18.3 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 4 ** 57 38.0 7.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 31 182.2 983 60.7 35.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 11 64.2* 321 18.9 15.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 303 15.6 29946 15.9 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 303 81.6 29946 71.5 65.3
Teen Births (15-19) 54 63.0 3338 46.5 45.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 24 39.3 1076 23.3 24.7
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 169 58.3 23402 80.4 83.4
Adequate Prenatal Care 102 35.2 19159 67.9 74.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 25 8.3 3090 10.4 11.9
Low Birth Weight 10 3.3 1695 5.7 7.7
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 1 ** 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 Yukon-Koyukuk1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1998-2000
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 163 1239.1 8211 867.3 868.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 38 318.0 1979 201.7 199.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 11 106.0* 578 58.0 56.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 24 233.6 1729 212.9 257.6
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 18 168.5* 1167 135.4 186.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 3 ** 494 69.7 60.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 9 ** 388 49.8 44.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 ** 217 25.0 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 7 ** 135 7.1 5.9
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 19 98.1* 362 20.3 10.4
Teen Suicides (15-19) 5 ** 59 40.4 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 24 130.3 889 57.3 34.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 8 ** 287 16.8 15.4
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 341 17.6 29867 16.0 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 341 93.6 29867 71.6 65.9
Teen Births (15-19) 64 77.2 3384 48.5 47.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 29 47.5 1161 25.8 26.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 215 65.2 23595 80.8 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 112 33.9 19688 68.4 74.2
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 38 11.2 3085 10.4 11.6
Low Birth Weight 15 4.4 1721 5.8 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 0 0.0 184 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 Yukon-Koyukuk1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1997-1999
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 144 1161.1 7876 878.7 875.2
Cancer (C00-C97) 31 251.2 1886 197.7 200.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 9 ** 563 57.3 55.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 31 294.5 1669 220.4 266.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 19 169.0* 1113 137.5 194.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 4 ** 456 69.6 61.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 8 ** 376 51.7 45.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 1 ** 211 26.3 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 6 ** 153 8.3 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 12 63.6* 357 20.9 10.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 4 ** 47 33.0 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 18 103.3* 815 52.5 35.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 3 ** 245 13.6 15.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 347 18.1 29851 16.1 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 347 96.5 29851 71.9 64.4
Teen Births (15-19) 51 64.5 3323 48.8 48.8
Young Teen Births (15-17) 22 36.8 1150 26.3 28.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 240 70.2 23731 81.0 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 127 37.4 20078 69.0 74.7
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 45 13.0 3093 10.4 11.8
Low Birth Weight 17 4.9 1742 5.9 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 0 0.0 194 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 Yukon-Koyukuk1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1996-1998
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 146 1188.8 7803 896.5 870.1
Cancer (C00-C97) 28 235.0 1915 207.3 200.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 10 89.8* 573 60.8 57.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 34 349.5 1633 227.7 271.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 21 205.6 1086 141.9 197.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 7 ** 425 68.4 59.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 4 ** 346 49.1 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 1 ** 209 25.9 24.1
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 6 ** 144 7.8 6.4
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 17 89.2* 389 22.6 11.1
Teen Suicides (15-19) 6 ** 48 34.8 8.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 24 140.1 844 54.3 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 6 ** 260 14.6 15.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 315 16.5 29936 16.3 14.3
Fertility (15-44) 315 86.3 29936 71.7 64.3
Teen Births (15-19) 45 58.1 3298 50.0 50.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 19 32.4* 1123 26.4 29.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 226 72.9 23967 81.5 82.8
Adequate Prenatal Care 117 38.0 20346 69.6 74.3
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 41 13.0 3019 10.1 11.6
Low Birth Weight 15 4.8 1715 5.7 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 2 ** 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 Yukon-Koyukuk1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1995-1997
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 154 1230.3 7782 919.7 877.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 25 209.4 1838 207.7 203.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 8 ** 552 61.9 57.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 36 356.3 1622 235.8 277.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 24 237.0 1093 150.5 203.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 10 111.0* 419 73.1 61.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 3 ** 343 50.4 41.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 1 ** 198 26.0 23.7
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 6 ** 156 8.6 7.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 14 75.4* 380 21.8 11.2
Teen Suicides (15-19) 5 ** 44 33.1 9.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 33 187.9 920 58.6 34.2
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 10 53.8* 305 18.1 15.9
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 296 15.5 30233 16.6 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 296 80.4 30233 72.0 63.6
Teen Births (15-19) 38 52.1 3328 52.4 51.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 12 21.7* 1139 27.8 31.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 210 71.7 24452 82.1 82.5
Adequate Prenatal Care 117 40.2 21224 71.6 74.0
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 31 10.5 2929 9.7 11.4
Low Birth Weight 10 3.4 1667 5.5 7.5
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 4 ** 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 Yukon-Koyukuk1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1994-1996
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 165 1269.1 7660 930.6 893.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 28 250.3 1789 213.2 206.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 9 ** 538 64.2 57.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 27 273.9 1607 239.4 285.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 21 213.5 1122 159.0 212.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 10 117.7* 410 74.1 62.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 4 ** 320 47.7 40.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 ** 168 22.5 23.8
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 7 ** 147 8.0 7.5
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 23 125.2 398 22.7 11.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 5 ** 50 39.1 9.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 36 201.7 973 62.8 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 16 88.4* 312 19.7 16.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 281 14.6 30952 17.1 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 281 74.5 30952 73.1 64.1
Teen Births (15-19) 43 59.5 3434 56.1 53.5
Young Teen Births (15-17) 12 21.9* 1194 30.3 33.3
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 213 76.9 25488 83.4 81.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 128 46.5 22374 73.7 72.9
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 26 9.3 2864 9.3 11.0
Low Birth Weight 11 3.9 1674 5.4 7.4
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 6 ** 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 Yukon-Koyukuk1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1993-1995
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 164 1286.3 7434 926.4 909.5
Cancer (C00-C97) 29 266.3 1703 213.4 209.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 9 ** 536 67.6 58.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 24 232.5 1577 244.6 293.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 19 186.9* 1141 170.0 219.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 11 121.6* 383 70.9 63.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 8 ** 303 47.1 40.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 ** 165 23.5 23.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 6 ** 160 8.6 8.3
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 22 121.2 410 23.2 11.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 2 ** 54 43.9 10.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 31 163.5 948 60.3 34.4
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 13 72.6* 332 20.1 16.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 299 15.3 31995 17.8 14.6
Fertility (15-44) 299 77.2 31995 75.0 64.6
Teen Births (15-19) 51 72.4 3518 59.8 56.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 16 30.0* 1240 32.8 35.5
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 224 75.7 26617 84.2 81.3
Adequate Prenatal Care 142 48.5 23557 75.1 72.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 28 9.4 2896 9.1 11.0
Low Birth Weight 10 3.3 1675 5.3 7.3
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 6 ** 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