Health Profiles for Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2002-2004
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 87 858.0 9261 792.9 801.0
Cancer (C00-C97) 15 157.6* 2167 186.8 184.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 5 ** 638 55.1 52.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 24 246.2 1842 174.0 217.5
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 19 201.9* 1225 112.7 150.5
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 1 ** 512 55.8 50.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 2 ** 426 44.2 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 1 ** 280 23.9 24.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 131 6.5 5.6
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 4 ** 410 21.6 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 55 34.2  
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 9 ** 982 56.5 36.6
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 2 ** 346 18.9 14.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 176 10.4 30366 15.6 14.0
Fertility (15-44) 176 53.9 30366 72.1 66.3
Teen Births (15-19) 32 44.8 3193 41.1 41.2
Young Teen Births (15-17) 9 ** 923 19.1 22.1
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 123 71.5 23270 80.6 83.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 109 63.4 17398 64.9  
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 17 9.7 3160 10.5 12.5
Low Birth Weight 6 3.4 1787 5.9 8.1
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 1 ** 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 Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2001-2003
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 78 887.6 9201 824.0 832.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 16 230.4* 2124 189.8 191.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 4 ** 606 54.0 53.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 20 253.1 1920 191.4 232.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 16 190.3* 1288 126.9 162.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 1 ** 500 58.2 53.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 1 ** 436 48.0 43.3
Diabetes (E10-E14) 2 ** 268 24.1 25.3
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 129 6.4 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 4 ** 358 19.4 10.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 49 31.0 7.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 8 ** 1012 58.4 37.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 1 ** 331 18.4 15.0
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 195 11.4 30035 15.6 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 195 57.7 30035 71.5 66.1
Teen Births (15-19) 42 59.0 3173 41.7 41.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 11 21.4* 938 19.6 22.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 140 75.7 23139 80.5 84.1
Adequate Prenatal Care 126 68.9 17728 65.9 75.4
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 21 10.8 3085 10.3 12.3
Low Birth Weight 8 4.1 1734 5.8 7.9
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 1 ** 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 Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2000-2002
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 78 902.5 8943 835.3 845.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 16 251.2* 2100 196.9 193.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 2 ** 599 55.3 54.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 22 292.6 1855 196.9 240.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 15 153.6* 1257 130.4 170.9
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 2 ** 487 59.8 56.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 1 ** 420 48.4 43.5
Diabetes (E10-E14) 2 ** 252 23.6 25.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 118 5.9 6.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 5 ** 369 19.5 10.9
Teen Suicides (15-19) 2 ** 54 35.0 7.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 9 ** 1033 61.2 36.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 2 ** 342 19.8 15.7
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 233 13.2 29929 15.8 13.9
Fertility (15-44) 233 65.9 29929 71.0 64.8
Teen Births (15-19) 38 53.2 3283 44.5 43.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 12 22.9* 998 21.1 23.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 163 75.5 23241 80.6 83.7
Adequate Prenatal Care 131 62.4 18248 66.4 74.6
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 28 12.0 2992 10.0 12.1
Low Birth Weight 10 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 Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1999-2001
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 70 749.3 8611 858.8 851.6
Cancer (C00-C97) 19 255.6* 2010 197.8 195.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 4 ** 579 56.2 55.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 18 218.8* 1830 208.9 246.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 12 102.8* 1225 135.6 177.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 2 ** 502 66.3 57.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 0 0.0 425 51.8 43.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 1 ** 234 24.6 25.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 127 6.5 7.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 3 ** 334 18.3 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 2 ** 57 38.0 7.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 10 51.5* 983 60.7 35.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 3 ** 321 18.9 15.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 242 13.0 29946 15.9 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 242 64.7 29946 71.5 65.3
Teen Births (15-19) 37 50.0 3338 46.5 45.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 10 18.5* 1076 23.3 24.7
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 167 76.3 23402 80.4 83.4
Adequate Prenatal Care 134 63.5 19159 67.9 74.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 24 10.1 3090 10.4 11.9
Low Birth Weight 14 5.8 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 Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1998-2000
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 72 691.9 8211 867.3 868.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 18 176.8* 1979 201.7 199.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 4 ** 578 58.0 56.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 16 178.6* 1729 212.9 257.6
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 10 73.8* 1167 135.4 186.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 3 ** 494 69.7 60.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 1 ** 388 49.8 44.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 ** 217 25.0 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 135 7.1 5.9
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 3 ** 362 20.3 10.4
Teen Suicides (15-19) 2 ** 59 40.4 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 9 ** 889 57.3 34.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 4 ** 287 16.8 15.4
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 260 13.3 29867 16.0 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 260 65.6 29867 71.6 65.9
Teen Births (15-19) 27 36.0 3384 48.5 47.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 7 ** 1161 25.8 26.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 173 74.9 23595 80.8 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 131 59.5 19688 68.4 74.2
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 18 7.1 3085 10.4 11.6
Low Birth Weight 13 5 1721 5.8 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 2 ** 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 Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1997-1999
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 80 747.8 7876 878.7 875.2
Cancer (C00-C97) 22 168.3 1886 197.7 200.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 7 ** 563 57.3 55.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 20 239.2 1669 220.4 266.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 13 141.3* 1113 137.5 194.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 1 ** 456 69.6 61.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 1 ** 376 51.7 45.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 ** 211 26.3 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 153 8.3 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 3 ** 357 20.9 10.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 47 33.0 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 8 ** 815 52.5 35.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 3 ** 245 13.6 15.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 269 13.3 29851 16.1 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 269 65.0 29851 71.9 64.4
Teen Births (15-19) 32 41.2 3323 48.8 48.8
Young Teen Births (15-17) 8 ** 1150 26.3 28.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 183 74.7 23731 81.0 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 147 62.0 20078 69.0 74.7
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 15 5.8 3093 10.4 11.8
Low Birth Weight 18 6.7 1742 5.9 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 4 ** 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 Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1996-1998
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 81 845.2 7803 896.5 870.1
Cancer (C00-C97) 16 131.9* 1915 207.3 200.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 4 ** 573 60.8 57.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 27 332.8 1633 227.7 271.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 17 194.2* 1086 141.9 197.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 2 ** 425 68.4 59.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 1 ** 346 49.1 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 ** 209 25.9 24.1
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 144 7.8 6.4
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 3 ** 389 22.6 11.1
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 48 34.8 8.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 9 ** 844 54.3 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 2 ** 260 14.6 15.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 269 13.0 29936 16.3 14.3
Fertility (15-44) 269 62.7 29936 71.7 64.3
Teen Births (15-19) 30 38.8 3298 50.0 50.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 11 19.7* 1123 26.4 29.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 176 70.1 23967 81.5 82.8
Adequate Prenatal Care 145 59.4 20346 69.6 74.3
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 15 5.7 3019 10.1 11.6
Low Birth Weight 14 5.2 1715 5.7 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 4 ** 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 Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1995-1997
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 75 811.6 7782 919.7 877.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 13 109.9* 1838 207.7 203.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 3 ** 552 61.9 57.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 27 356.2 1622 235.8 277.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 18 206.0* 1093 150.5 203.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 2 ** 419 73.1 61.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 1 ** 343 50.4 41.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 1 ** 198 26.0 23.7
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 156 8.6 7.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 2 ** 380 21.8 11.2
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 44 33.1 9.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 11 60.5* 920 58.6 34.2
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 1 ** 305 18.1 15.9
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 279 13.5 30233 16.6 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 279 64.8 30233 72.0 63.6
Teen Births (15-19) 33 42.6 3328 52.4 51.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 14 25.0* 1139 27.8 31.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 184 68.7 24452 82.1 82.5
Adequate Prenatal Care 164 61.7 21224 71.6 74.0
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 19 6.9 2929 9.7 11.4
Low Birth Weight 15 5.4 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 Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1994-1996
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 67 661.7 7660 930.6 893.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 7 ** 1789 213.2 206.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 1 ** 538 64.2 57.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 22 275.1 1607 239.4 285.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 12 140.7* 1122 159.0 212.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 2 ** 410 74.1 62.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 1 ** 320 47.7 40.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 2 ** 168 22.5 23.8
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 147 8.0 7.5
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 4 ** 398 22.7 11.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 50 39.1 9.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 15 75.0* 973 62.8 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 2 ** 312 19.7 16.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 292 14.2 30952 17.1 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 292 67.7 30952 73.1 64.1
Teen Births (15-19) 42 57.3 3434 56.1 53.5
Young Teen Births (15-17) 21 39.7 1194 30.3 33.3
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 184 65.5 25488 83.4 81.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 155 56.0 22374 73.7 72.9
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 20 6.9 2864 9.3 11.0
Low Birth Weight 12 4.2 1674 5.4 7.4
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 4 ** 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 Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1993-1995
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 66 661.5 7434 926.4 909.5
Cancer (C00-C97) 12 162.0* 1703 213.4 209.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 4 ** 536 67.6 58.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 15 203.0* 1577 244.6 293.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 9 ** 1141 170.0 219.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 1 ** 383 70.9 63.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 3 ** 303 47.1 40.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 2 ** 165 23.5 23.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 160 8.6 8.3
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 4 ** 410 23.2 11.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 54 43.9 10.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 13 66.2* 948 60.3 34.4
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 2 ** 332 20.1 16.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 309 15.2 31995 17.8 14.6
Fertility (15-44) 309 71.3 31995 75.0 64.6
Teen Births (15-19) 41 59.2 3518 59.8 56.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 19 38.0* 1240 32.8 35.5
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 205 68.6 26617 84.2 81.3
Adequate Prenatal Care 163 55.4 23557 75.1 72.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 24 7.9 2896 9.1 11.0
Low Birth Weight 14 4.6 1675 5.3 7.3
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 5 ** 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