Health Profiles for Denali1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2000-2004
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 29 644.0 15174 815.7 801.0
Cancer (C00-C97) 2 ** 3555 192.0 184.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 0 0.0 1040 56.0 52.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 6 ** 3111 187.2 217.5
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 4 ** 2068 121.6 150.5
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 0 0.0 842 58.1 50.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 4 ** 706 46.1 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 ** 448 24.2 24.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 207 6.2 5.6
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 1 ** 648 20.6 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 96 36.6  
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 ** 1670 58.7 36.6
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 4 ** 578 19.4 14.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 108 11.4 50350 15.7 14.0
Fertility (15-44) 108 56.9 50350 71.7 66.3
Teen Births (15-19) 7 ** 5409 18.1 41.2
Young Teen Births (15-17) 2 ** 1604 20.2 22.1
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 84 79.2 38861 80.6 83.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 37 35.2 29870 65.9  
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 6 5.6 5179 10.3 12.5
Low Birth Weight 3 2.8 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 Denali1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1999-2003
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 28 717.2 14821 840.1 832.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 2 ** 3454 193.8 191.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 0 0.0 989 55.1 53.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 6 ** 3090 197.9 232.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 5 ** 2078 129.9 162.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 1 ** 841 62.5 53.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 3 ** 713 49.7 43.3
Diabetes (E10-E14) 2 ** 420 24.6 25.3
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 217 6.6 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 1 ** 589 19.3 10.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 90 35.1 7.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 ** 1647 59.1 37.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 2 ** 550 18.9 15.0
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 112 11.8 49976 15.8 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 112 58.2 49976 71.5 66.1
Teen Births (15-19) 7 ** 5455 15.9 41.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 3 ** 1713 21.9 22.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 86 78.9 38747 80.4 84.1
Adequate Prenatal Care 41 38.0 30792 66.9 75.4
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 8 7.2 5168 10.4 12.3
Low Birth Weight 4 3.6 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 Denali1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1998-2002
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 25 561.3 14232 844.5 845.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 2 ** 3371 197.0 193.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 1 ** 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) 5 ** 2016 131.8 170.9
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 1 ** 812 64.1 56.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 2 ** 676 49.3 43.5
Diabetes (E10-E14) 1 ** 383 23.6 25.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 216 6.7 6.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 1 ** 596 19.6 10.9
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 88 35.1 7.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 ** 1582 58.2 36.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 2 ** 499 17.3 15.7
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 103 10.9 49817 15.9 13.9
Fertility (15-44) 103 52.3 49817 71.4 64.8
Teen Births (15-19) 5 ** 5507 15.3 43.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 3 ** 1779 23.2 23.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 80 80.0 39039 80.8 83.7
Adequate Prenatal Care 40 40.0 31559 67.3 74.6
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 8 7.8 5065 10.2 12.1
Low Birth Weight 3 2.9 2862 5.8 7.8
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 0 0.0 322 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 Denali1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1997-2001
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 22 508.8 13789 866.0 851.6
Cancer (C00-C97) 2 ** 3274 198.9 195.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 1 ** 965 57.4 55.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 6 ** 2938 215.2 246.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 5 ** 1956 137.4 177.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 1 ** 786 66.3 57.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 2 ** 656 50.4 43.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 1 ** 379 25.5 25.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 229 7.2 7.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 0 0.0 595 20.0 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 88 36.1 7.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 5 ** 1503 56.6 35.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 2 ** 477 16.5 15.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 102 10.8 49835 16.0 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 102 50.5 49835 71.6 65.3
Teen Births (15-19) 3 ** 5539 15.9 45.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 1 ** 1831 24.4 24.7
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 75 76.5 39322 80.9 83.4
Adequate Prenatal Care 38 39.2 32550 68.3 74.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 6 5.9 5112 10.3 11.9
Low Birth Weight 2 2 2865 5.8 7.7
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 0 0.0 344 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 Denali1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1996-2000
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 21 402.2 13423 884.9 868.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 2 ** 3245 204.9 199.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 1 ** 956 59.3 56.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 5 ** 2803 219.6 257.6
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 5 ** 1876 138.7 186.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 1 ** 766 69.1 60.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 1 ** 623 50.6 44.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 1 ** 361 25.8 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 232 7.4 5.9
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 0 0.0 620 21.2 10.4
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 89 37.6 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 6 ** 1479 57.1 34.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 3 ** 479 16.8 15.4
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 100 10.6 49877 16.2 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 100 48.8 49877 71.6 65.9
Teen Births (15-19) 4 ** 5580 16.5 47.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 2 ** 1898 26.0 26.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 76 79.2 39575 81.0 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 44 46.3 33410 69.1 74.2
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 7 7.1 5102 10.3 11.6
Low Birth Weight 3 3 2846 5.7 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 0 0.0 334 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 Denali1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1995-1999
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 20 414.5 13071 897.4 875.2
Cancer (C00-C97) 3 ** 3109 203.4 200.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 1 ** 924 59.8 55.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 7 ** 2742 225.9 266.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 6 ** 1852 143.3 194.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 1 ** 744 72.6 61.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 0 0.0 599 50.8 45.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 0 0.0 329 25.3 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 254 8.3 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 0 0.0 607 21.2 10.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 78 34.0 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 ** 1469 56.7 35.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 1 ** 462 16.0 15.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 114 12.2 50121 16.4 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 114 54.5 50121 72.0 64.4
Teen Births (15-19) 6 ** 5552 16.9 48.8
Young Teen Births (15-17) 3 ** 1920 27.2 28.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 85 76.6 40250 81.6 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 59 53.6 34535 70.5 74.7
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 10 8.8 5002 10.0 11.8
Low Birth Weight 6 5.3 2829 5.7 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 0 0.0 350 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 Denali1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1994-1998
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 18 336.1* 12838 909.6 870.1
Cancer (C00-C97) 4 ** 3053 207.4 200.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 2 ** 924 61.9 57.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 6 ** 2715 234.6 271.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 5 ** 1853 151.3 197.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 0 0.0 694 70.9 59.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 0 0.0 551 47.7 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 0 0.0 313 24.4 24.1
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 249 8.2 6.4
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 1 ** 659 22.8 11.1
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 81 36.6 8.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 ** 1493 57.5 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 1 ** 468 16.7 15.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 120 12.9 50841 16.8 14.3
Fertility (15-44) 120 56.7 50841 72.5 64.3
Teen Births (15-19) 8 ** 5635 18.9 50.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 3 ** 1949 28.6 29.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 92 78.0 41408 82.7 82.8
Adequate Prenatal Care 67 57.3 35765 71.8 74.3
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 8 6.7 4886 9.6 11.6
Low Birth Weight 5 4.2 2844 5.6 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 0 0.0 377 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 Denali1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1993-1997
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 18 583.2* 12646 921.8 877.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 4 ** 2969 211.6 203.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 1 ** 914 64.8 57.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 6 ** 2651 239.1 277.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 5 ** 1850 159.2 203.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 0 0.0 655 69.9 61.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 0 0.0 538 49.3 41.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 0 0.0 309 25.0 23.7
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 257 8.3 7.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 1 ** 668 22.9 11.2
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 84 39.4 9.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 ** 1538 58.7 34.2
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 2 ** 524 18.7 15.9
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 122 13.2 52005 17.3 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 122 58.1 52005 73.7 63.6
Teen Births (15-19) 10 12.7* 5714 23.0 51.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 4 ** 1977 30.1 31.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 93 76.9 42597 83.1 82.5
Adequate Prenatal Care 67 55.8 37279 73.1 74.0
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 6 4.9 4913 9.5 11.4
Low Birth Weight 5 4.1 2800 5.4 7.5
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 0 0.0 405 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 Denali1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1992-1996
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 21 945.0 12379 924.6 893.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 5 ** 2869 216.7 206.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 1 ** 868 65.8 57.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 8 ** 2620 242.5 285.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 6 ** 1866 166.1 212.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 0 0.0 629 69.2 62.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 0 0.0 506 47.7 40.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 0 0.0 276 23.2 23.8
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 251 8.0 7.5
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 1 ** 668 23.2 11.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 86 41.8 9.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 ** 1623 62.6 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 2 ** 561 20.6 16.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 122 13.4 53769 18.0 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 122 58.6 53769 75.8 64.1
Teen Births (15-19) 12 21.5* 5872 32.1 53.5
Young Teen Births (15-17) 6 ** 2017 31.9 33.3
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 97 80.2 44360 83.5 81.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 70 57.9 38862 73.7 72.9
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 7 5.7 4996 9.3 11.0
Low Birth Weight 6 4.9 2794 5.2 7.4
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 0 0.0 428 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 Denali1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1991-1995
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 22 1000.4 11960 922.6 909.5
Cancer (C00-C97) 6 ** 2717 215.3 209.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 2 ** 831 65.0 58.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 6 ** 2566 246.6 293.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 4 ** 1829 170.1 219.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 0 0.0 577 66.2 63.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 0 0.0 477 46.7 40.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 1 ** 267 24.1 23.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 260 8.3 8.3
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 1 ** 646 22.5 11.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 84 42.3 10.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 5 ** 1636 63.9 34.4
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 1 ** 579 21.3 16.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 127 14.1 55410 18.8 14.6
Fertility (15-44) 127 60.7 55410 78.0 64.6
Teen Births (15-19) 14 37.7* 6025 50.6 56.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 7 ** 2063 34.1 35.5
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 102 81.0 45871 83.9 81.3
Adequate Prenatal Care 77 61.1 40069 73.8 72.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 7 5.5 5017 9.1 11.0
Low Birth Weight 6 4.7 2790 5.0 7.3
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 0 0.0 461 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