Health Profiles for Southeast Fairbanks1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2002-2004
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 138 1052.6 9261 792.9 801.0
Cancer (C00-C97) 29 218.9 2167 186.8 184.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 10 75.8* 638 55.1 52.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 23 168.2 1842 174.0 217.5
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 17 108.2* 1225 112.7 150.5
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 10 92.5* 512 55.8 50.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 4 ** 426 44.2 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 ** 280 23.9 24.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 2 ** 131 6.5 5.6
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 9 ** 410 21.6 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 55 34.2  
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 17 101.1* 982 56.5 36.6
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 9 ** 346 18.9 14.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 255 14.1 30366 15.6 14.0
Fertility (15-44) 255 78.5 30366 72.1 66.3
Teen Births (15-19) 25 33.1 3193 41.1 41.2
Young Teen Births (15-17) 6 ** 923 19.1 22.1
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 123 52.3 23270 80.6 83.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 71 30.6 17398 64.9  
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 27 10.7 3160 10.5 12.5
Low Birth Weight 12 4.7 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 Southeast Fairbanks1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2001-2003
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 123 988.3 9201 824.0 832.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 23 186.1 2124 189.8 191.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 5 ** 606 54.0 53.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 23 184.6 1920 191.4 232.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 18 132.0* 1288 126.9 162.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 7 ** 500 58.2 53.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 5 ** 436 48.0 43.3
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 ** 268 24.1 25.3
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 129 6.4 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 6 ** 358 19.4 10.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 49 31.0 7.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 16 99.6* 1012 58.4 37.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 9 ** 331 18.4 15.0
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 262 14.7 30035 15.6 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 262 80.3 30035 71.5 66.1
Teen Births (15-19) 24 32.9 3173 41.7 41.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 7 ** 938 19.6 22.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 128 52.5 23139 80.5 84.1
Adequate Prenatal Care 68 28.2 17728 65.9 75.4
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 30 11.5 3085 10.3 12.3
Low Birth Weight 14 5.4 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 Southeast Fairbanks1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2000-2002
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 107 869.5 8943 835.3 845.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 27 238.2 2100 196.9 193.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 5 ** 599 55.3 54.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 20 183.3 1855 196.9 240.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 15 114.9* 1257 130.4 170.9
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 1 ** 487 59.8 56.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 3 ** 420 48.4 43.5
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 ** 252 23.6 25.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 118 5.9 6.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 6 ** 369 19.5 10.9
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 54 35.0 7.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 14 79.9* 1033 61.2 36.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 9 ** 342 19.8 15.7
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 272 15.1 29929 15.8 13.9
Fertility (15-44) 272 79.0 29929 71.0 64.8
Teen Births (15-19) 21 28.6 3283 44.5 43.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 6 ** 998 21.1 23.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 140 53.8 23241 80.6 83.7
Adequate Prenatal Care 82 31.9 18248 66.4 74.6
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 27 9.9 2992 10.0 12.1
Low Birth Weight 14 5.1 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 Southeast Fairbanks1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1999-2001
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 82 713.4 8611 858.8 851.6
Cancer (C00-C97) 18 160.4* 2010 197.8 195.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 5 ** 579 56.2 55.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 15 141.6* 1830 208.9 246.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 14 127.2* 1225 135.6 177.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 4 ** 502 66.3 57.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 4 ** 425 51.8 43.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 2 ** 234 24.6 25.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 127 6.5 7.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 3 ** 334 18.3 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 57 38.0 7.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 12 67.5* 983 60.7 35.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 7 ** 321 18.9 15.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 277 15.1 29946 15.9 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 277 76.0 29946 71.5 65.3
Teen Births (15-19) 20 26.5 3338 46.5 45.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 5 ** 1076 23.3 24.7
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 157 57.9 23402 80.4 83.4
Adequate Prenatal Care 92 34.3 19159 67.9 74.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 21 7.6 3090 10.4 11.9
Low Birth Weight 12 4.3 1695 5.7 7.7
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 3 ** 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 Southeast Fairbanks1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1998-2000
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 84 810.5 8211 867.3 868.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 18 185.1* 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) 14 136.8* 1729 212.9 257.6
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 11 88.8* 1167 135.4 186.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 5 ** 494 69.7 60.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 5 ** 388 49.8 44.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 ** 217 25.0 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 135 7.1 5.9
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 6 ** 362 20.3 10.4
Teen Suicides (15-19) 2 ** 59 40.4 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 7 ** 889 57.3 34.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 6 ** 287 16.8 15.4
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 290 15.4 29867 16.0 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 290 75.4 29867 71.6 65.9
Teen Births (15-19) 21 26.6 3384 48.5 47.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 4 ** 1161 25.8 26.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 164 57.3 23595 80.8 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 106 37.3 19688 68.4 74.2
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 16 5.5 3085 10.4 11.6
Low Birth Weight 13 4.5 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 Southeast Fairbanks1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1997-1999
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 84 859.5 7876 878.7 875.2
Cancer (C00-C97) 16 202.4* 1886 197.7 200.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 4 ** 563 57.3 55.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 18 189.5* 1669 220.4 266.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 15 133.4* 1113 137.5 194.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 5 ** 456 69.6 61.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 5 ** 376 51.7 45.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 ** 211 26.3 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 153 8.3 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 7 ** 357 20.9 10.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 3 ** 47 33.0 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 5 ** 815 52.5 35.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 4 ** 245 13.6 15.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 303 16.0 29851 16.1 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 303 77.3 29851 71.9 64.4
Teen Births (15-19) 20 24.7 3323 48.8 48.8
Young Teen Births (15-17) 5 ** 1150 26.3 28.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 177 60.2 23731 81.0 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 113 38.7 20078 69.0 74.7
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 18 6 3093 10.4 11.8
Low Birth Weight 15 5 1742 5.9 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 3 ** 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 Southeast Fairbanks1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1996-1998
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 88 1008.9 7803 896.5 870.1
Cancer (C00-C97) 20 286.1 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) 18 228.6* 1633 227.7 271.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 13 127.0* 1086 141.9 197.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 3 ** 425 68.4 59.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 7 ** 346 49.1 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 ** 209 25.9 24.1
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 144 7.8 6.4
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 7 ** 389 22.6 11.1
Teen Suicides (15-19) 3 ** 48 34.8 8.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 7 ** 844 54.3 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 5 ** 260 14.6 15.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 326 17.3 29936 16.3 14.3
Fertility (15-44) 326 81.4 29936 71.7 64.3
Teen Births (15-19) 24 29.6 3298 50.0 50.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 7 ** 1123 26.4 29.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 211 66.8 23967 81.5 82.8
Adequate Prenatal Care 139 44.4 20346 69.6 74.3
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 21 6.5 3019 10.1 11.6
Low Birth Weight 18 5.6 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 Southeast Fairbanks1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1995-1997
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 94 1067.9 7782 919.7 877.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 22 297.8 1838 207.7 203.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 5 ** 552 61.9 57.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 29 330.7 1622 235.8 277.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 22 212.7 1093 150.5 203.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 4 ** 419 73.1 61.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 5 ** 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) 5 ** 380 21.8 11.2
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 44 33.1 9.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 8 ** 920 58.6 34.2
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 5 ** 305 18.1 15.9
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 312 16.5 30233 16.6 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 312 76.6 30233 72.0 63.6
Teen Births (15-19) 29 37.5 3328 52.4 51.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 11 20.9* 1139 27.8 31.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 213 69.8 24452 82.1 82.5
Adequate Prenatal Care 147 48.5 21224 71.6 74.0
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 29 9.3 2929 9.7 11.4
Low Birth Weight 18 5.8 1667 5.5 7.5
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 2 ** 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 Southeast Fairbanks1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1994-1996
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 97 1098.4 7660 930.6 893.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 21 271.5 1789 213.2 206.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 6 ** 538 64.2 57.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 26 351.3 1607 239.4 285.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 20 252.9 1122 159.0 212.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 7 ** 410 74.1 62.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 4 ** 320 47.7 40.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 0 0.0 168 22.5 23.8
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 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) 19 121.3* 973 62.8 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 6 ** 312 19.7 16.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 327 17.2 30952 17.1 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 327 78.9 30952 73.1 64.1
Teen Births (15-19) 35 48.9 3434 56.1 53.5
Young Teen Births (15-17) 10 20.5* 1194 30.3 33.3
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 242 74.9 25488 83.4 81.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 175 54.3 22374 73.7 72.9
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 30 9.2 2864 9.3 11.0
Low Birth Weight 18 5.5 1674 5.4 7.4
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 1 ** 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 Southeast Fairbanks1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1993-1995
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 97 1135.9 7434 926.4 909.5
Cancer (C00-C97) 22 284.2 1703 213.4 209.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 7 ** 536 67.6 58.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 33 471.1 1577 244.6 293.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 25 365.2 1141 170.0 219.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 7 ** 383 70.9 63.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 1 ** 303 47.1 40.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 0 0.0 165 23.5 23.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 1 ** 160 8.6 8.3
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 2 ** 410 23.2 11.8
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 54 43.9 10.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 20 130.7 948 60.3 34.4
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 7 ** 332 20.1 16.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 307 16.2 31995 17.8 14.6
Fertility (15-44) 307 73.5 31995 75.0 64.6
Teen Births (15-19) 36 55.4 3518 59.8 56.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 10 22.6* 1240 32.8 35.5
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 227 75.2 26617 84.2 81.3
Adequate Prenatal Care 169 56.0 23557 75.1 72.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 36 11.7 2896 9.1 11.0
Low Birth Weight 18 5.9 1675 5.3 7.3
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 1 ** 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