Health Profiles for Anchorage1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2004
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 1129 693.6 3051 748.6 801.0
Cancer (C00-C97) 258 166.7 723 183.9 184.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 78 52.7 228 58.1 52.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 223 149.2 582 155.7 217.5
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 143 91.1 372 94.9 150.5
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 72 53.9 173 52.3 50.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 52 38.1 138 39.5 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 42 21.3 94 22.5 24.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 18 6.3* 41 6.1 5.6
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 53 19.2 155 23.4 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 5 ** 22 40.5  
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 96 37.0 318 54.9 36.6
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 36 13.2 117 18.6 14.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 4383 15.8 10336 15.7 14.0
Fertility (15-44) 4383 70.0 10336 73.4 66.3
Teen Births (15-19) 392 37.5 1076 40.9 41.2
Young Teen Births (15-17) 106 17.2 286 17.6 22.1
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 3464 85.5 7925 81.1 83.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 2408 68.6 5765 63.7  
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 456 10.5 1082 10.5 12.5
Low Birth Weight 272 6.2 617 6.0 8.1
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 23 5.2 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 Anchorage1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2003
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 1209 797.3 3180 832.9 832.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 280 178.9 732 187.7 191.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 82 55.4 213 55.9 53.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 254 184.4 674 194.5 232.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 167 121.6 439 126.6 162.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 75 66.7 182 60.0 53.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 64 49.2 148 46.5 43.3
Diabetes (E10-E14) 41 26.4 102 27.5 25.3
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 20 6.9 48 7.1 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 51 19.9 124 20.6 10.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 3 ** 20 37.5 7.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 110 46.5 319 55.1 37.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 46 20.1 119 19.3 15.0
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 4285 15.9 10085 15.6 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 4285 70.0 10085 72.0 66.1
Teen Births (15-19) 401 39.7 1050 40.7 41.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 130 21.7 320 19.9 22.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 3415 85.2 7695 80.1 84.1
Adequate Prenatal Care 2566 74.6 5857 66.5 75.4
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 487 11.5 1105 11.1 12.3
Low Birth Weight 273 6.4 593 5.9 7.9
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 19 4.4* 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 Anchorage1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2002
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 1221 814.6 3030 799.5 845.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 313 212.9 712 189.5 193.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 83 56.8 197 51.1 54.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 231 167.4 586 172.8 240.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 166 118.7 414 118.0 170.9
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 70 65.4 157 55.3 56.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 58 53.5 140 47.0 43.5
Diabetes (E10-E14) 46 28.6 84 21.4 25.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 20 6.8 42 6.2 6.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 41 16.1 131 20.9 10.9
Teen Suicides (15-19) 2 ** 13 24.6 7.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 119 50.6 345 59.2 36.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 41 16.0 110 18.8 15.7
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 4144 15.5 9945 15.5 13.9
Fertility (15-44) 4144 67.3 9945 71.0 64.8
Teen Births (15-19) 421 41.5 1067 41.7 43.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 107 17.6 317 19.8 23.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 3330 84.8 7650 80.5 83.7
Adequate Prenatal Care 2531 71.2 5776 64.5 74.6
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 383 9.3 973 9.8 12.1
Low Birth Weight 261 6.3 577 5.8 7.8
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 17 4.1* 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 Anchorage1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2001
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 1151 802.7 2991 839.1 851.6
Cancer (C00-C97) 261 185.3 680 192.2 195.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 76 54.5 196 54.8 55.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 259 194.4 660 207.5 246.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 174 134.3 435 136.6 177.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 62 61.8 161 59.2 57.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 56 48.1 148 50.5 43.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 34 24.3 82 23.1 25.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 14 4.9* 39 5.8 7.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 31 11.5 103 16.5 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 3 ** 16 31.0 7.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 115 46.7 348 61.1 35.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 31 12.5 102 17.3 15.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 4170 15.7 10005 15.8 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 4170 67.8 10005 71.4 65.3
Teen Births (15-19) 405 41.4 1056 42.7 45.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 114 19.1 301 19.1 24.7
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 3504 86.5 7794 80.9 83.4
Adequate Prenatal Care 2823 75.5 6095 66.8 74.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 399 9.6 1007 10.1 11.9
Low Birth Weight 260 6.2 564 5.7 7.7
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 35 8.4 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 Anchorage1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2000
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 1053 780.4 2922 871.8 868.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 271 186.2 708 209.6 199.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 83 59.8 206 60.2 56.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 227 200.0 609 213.1 257.6
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 151 131.7 408 137.7 186.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 81 76.6 169 65.6 60.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 43 38.6 132 47.6 44.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 36 23.2 86 26.7 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 18 6.2* 37 5.6 5.9
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 32 12.2 135 21.1 10.4
Teen Suicides (15-19) 3 ** 25 50.3 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 84 40.5 340 63.9 34.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 31 14.1 130 23.5 15.4
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 4114 15.8 9979 15.9 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 4114 66.5 9979 70.7 65.9
Teen Births (15-19) 470 49.3 1160 49.3 47.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 149 24.4 380 24.5 26.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 3434 86.4 7797 80.6 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 2933 77.6 6377 67.7 74.2
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 429 10.5 1012 10.2 11.6
Low Birth Weight 245 6 559 5.6 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 15 3.6* 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 Anchorage1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1999
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 1002 814.7 2698 873.1 875.2
Cancer (C00-C97) 228 177.4 622 192.5 200.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 59 44.5 177 53.9 55.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 229 216.6 561 206.7 266.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 162 138.4 382 131.5 194.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 84 92.9 172 75.4 61.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 52 57.2 145 58.6 45.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 33 30.0 66 24.8 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 17 6.0* 51 8.2 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 33 14.0 96 17.3 10.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 4 ** 16 32.8 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 96 46.5 295 57.5 35.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 28 11.9 89 15.7 15.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 4271 16.5 9962 16.0 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 4271 71.3 9962 72.5 64.4
Teen Births (15-19) 453 49.8 1122 47.8 48.8
Young Teen Births (15-17) 160 28.9 395 26.5 28.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 3580 84.9 7811 79.9 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 3386 81.0 6687 68.9 74.7
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 492 11.6 1071 10.8 11.8
Low Birth Weight 273 6.4 572 5.8 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 18 4.2* 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 Anchorage1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1998
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 990 840.6 2591 861.1 870.1
Cancer (C00-C97) 245 186.5 649 202.3 200.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 70 50.6 195 60.0 57.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 216 211.5 559 219.9 271.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 132 115.7 377 136.2 197.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 74 89.4 153 68.7 59.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 38 39.9 111 43.5 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 28 26.9 65 23.9 24.1
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 23 9.4 47 7.7 6.4
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 31 14.5 131 22.7 11.1
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 18 37.8 8.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 83 43.6 254 50.3 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 22 7.9 68 10.7 15.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 4184 16.3 9926 16.1 14.3
Fertility (15-44) 4184 69.6 9926 71.6 64.3
Teen Births (15-19) 462 51.8 1102 48.4 50.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 165 29.9 386 26.4 29.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 3636 88.3 7987 82.0 82.8
Adequate Prenatal Care 3345 81.6 6624 68.5 74.3
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 424 10.2 1002 10.1 11.6
Low Birth Weight 275 6.6 590 6.0 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 32 7.6 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 Anchorage1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1997
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 950 847.6 2587 902.9 877.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 236 182.2 615 197.8 203.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 75 56.4 191 58.1 57.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 188 217.3 549 236.8 277.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 132 148.7 354 146.1 203.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 57 68.4 131 64.2 61.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 47 55.5 120 52.5 41.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 36 38.6 80 30.5 23.7
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 26 9.2 55 9.0 7.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 48 20.6 130 22.5 11.2
Teen Suicides (15-19) 3 ** 13 28.4 9.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 70 31.3 266 49.5 34.2
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 28 11.4 88 14.5 15.9
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 4165 16.3 9963 16.3 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 4165 68.9 9963 71.7 63.6
Teen Births (15-19) 388 45.4 1099 50.2 51.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 136 25.7 369 26.1 31.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 3538 86.4 7933 81.1 82.5
Adequate Prenatal Care 3336 81.7 6767 69.5 74.0
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 426 10.2 1020 10.3 11.4
Low Birth Weight 252 6.1 580 5.8 7.5
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 30 7.2 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 Anchorage1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1996
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 979 909.4 2625 928.8 893.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 273 243.4 651 222.5 206.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 71 64.0 187 64.7 57.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 179 207.9 525 226.9 285.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 122 133.0 355 143.8 212.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 65 90.7 141 72.6 62.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 46 59.4 115 51.7 40.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 37 33.5 64 23.5 23.8
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 24 9.7 42 6.8 7.5
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 41 18.3 128 22.2 11.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 4 ** 17 38.2 9.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 91 43.7 324 63.5 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 30 13.4 104 19.0 16.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 4117 16.3 10047 16.6 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 4117 67.5 10047 71.7 64.1
Teen Births (15-19) 417 50.6 1097 51.6 53.5
Young Teen Births (15-17) 130 25.5 368 26.8 33.3
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 3477 85.8 8047 81.3 81.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 3279 81.3 6955 70.6 72.9
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 408 9.9 997 10.0 11.0
Low Birth Weight 262 6.4 545 5.4 7.4
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 27 6.6 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 Anchorage1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1995
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 1028 928.8 2570 929.2 909.5
Cancer (C00-C97) 229 198.1 572 203.7 209.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 67 61.0 174 63.7 58.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 199 226.5 548 244.3 293.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 146 158.4 384 162.6 219.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 59 86.3 147 83.2 63.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 41 50.1 108 46.8 40.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 24 25.8 54 23.7 23.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 34 12.0 59 10.0 8.3
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 40 15.3 122 20.7 11.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 4 ** 14 32.9 10.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 136 68.7 330 63.1 34.4
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 37 17.7 113 20.9 16.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 4439 17.6 10223 17.0 14.6
Fertility (15-44) 4439 72.4 10223 72.7 64.6
Teen Births (15-19) 454 57.9 1132 55.6 56.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 171 35.2 402 30.6 35.5
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 3988 90.9 8472 83.8 81.3
Adequate Prenatal Care 3778 86.5 7502 74.7 72.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 347 7.8 912 8.9 11.0
Low Birth Weight 271 6.1 542 5.3 7.3
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 38 8.6 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