Health Profiles for Valdez-Cordova1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2002-2004
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 142 708.2 9261 792.9 801.0
Cancer (C00-C97) 42 217.3 2167 186.8 184.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 14 80.0* 638 55.1 52.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 30 159.1 1842 174.0 217.5
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 20 99.2 1225 112.7 150.5
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 8 ** 512 55.8 50.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 8 ** 426 44.2 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 9 ** 280 23.9 24.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 2 ** 131 6.5 5.6
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 6 ** 410 21.6 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 55 34.2  
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 12 36.9* 982 56.5 36.6
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 7 ** 346 18.9 14.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 371 12.2 30366 15.6 14.0
Fertility (15-44) 371 61.9 30366 72.1 66.3
Teen Births (15-19) 29 22.6 3193 41.1 41.2
Young Teen Births (15-17) 7 ** 923 19.1 22.1
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 283 80.2 23270 80.6 83.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 184 54.8 17398 64.9  
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 29 7.9 3160 10.5 12.5
Low Birth Weight 23 6.3 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 Valdez-Cordova1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2001-2003
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 144 702.8 9201 824.0 832.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 40 200.0 2124 189.8 191.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 14 73.7* 606 54.0 53.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 29 156.8 1920 191.4 232.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 21 118.1 1288 126.9 162.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 5 ** 500 58.2 53.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 8 ** 436 48.0 43.3
Diabetes (E10-E14) 9 ** 268 24.1 25.3
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 2 ** 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) 15 46.6* 1012 58.4 37.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 5 ** 331 18.4 15.0
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 401 13.1 30035 15.6 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 401 65.5 30035 71.5 66.1
Teen Births (15-19) 34 27.6 3173 41.7 41.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 5 ** 938 19.6 22.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 310 81.6 23139 80.5 84.1
Adequate Prenatal Care 215 59.1 17728 65.9 75.4
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 35 8.9 3085 10.3 12.3
Low Birth Weight 28 7.1 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 Valdez-Cordova1, Alaska, and the U.S.

2000-2002
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 166 874.3 8943 835.3 845.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 48 232.1 2100 196.9 193.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 17 84.7* 599 55.3 54.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 33 214.7 1855 196.9 240.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 21 140.4 1257 130.4 170.9
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 6 ** 487 59.8 56.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 6 ** 420 48.4 43.5
Diabetes (E10-E14) 12 67.7* 252 23.6 25.4
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 118 5.9 6.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 9 ** 369 19.5 10.9
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 54 35.0 7.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 19 75.7* 1033 61.2 36.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 9 ** 342 19.8 15.7
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 404 13.3 29929 15.8 13.9
Fertility (15-44) 404 65.3 29929 71.0 64.8
Teen Births (15-19) 40 34.2 3283 44.5 43.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 7 ** 998 21.1 23.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 308 80.2 23241 80.6 83.7
Adequate Prenatal Care 223 60.3 18248 66.4 74.6
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 34 8.5 2992 10.0 12.1
Low Birth Weight 27 6.8 1700 5.7 7.8
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 2 ** 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 Valdez-Cordova1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1999-2001
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 149 807.6 8611 858.8 851.6
Cancer (C00-C97) 42 214.7 2010 197.8 195.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 16 75.7* 579 56.2 55.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 28 187.7 1830 208.9 246.8
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 18 119.6* 1225 135.6 177.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 5 ** 502 66.3 57.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 6 ** 425 51.8 43.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 10 57.3* 234 24.6 25.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 127 6.5 7.1
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 7 ** 334 18.3 10.7
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 57 38.0 7.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 23 91.5 983 60.7 35.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 8 ** 321 18.9 15.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 402 13.1 29946 15.9 14.1
Fertility (15-44) 402 63.7 29946 71.5 65.3
Teen Births (15-19) 47 40.9 3338 46.5 45.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 8 ** 1076 23.3 24.7
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 311 81.8 23402 80.4 83.4
Adequate Prenatal Care 227 61.9 19159 67.9 74.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 44 11.1 3090 10.4 11.9
Low Birth Weight 31 7.8 1695 5.7 7.7
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 2 ** 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 Valdez-Cordova1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1998-2000
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 154 888.4 8211 867.3 868.3
Cancer (C00-C97) 40 206.0 1979 201.7 199.6
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 14 71.1* 578 58.0 56.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 24 164.4 1729 212.9 257.6
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 16 108.8* 1167 135.4 186.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 10 79.5* 494 69.7 60.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 9 ** 388 49.8 44.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 7 ** 217 25.0 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 0 0.0 135 7.1 5.9
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 5 ** 362 20.3 10.4
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 59 40.4 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 28 106.9 889 57.3 34.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 13 56.6* 287 16.8 15.4
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 379 12.3 29867 16.0 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 379 58.8 29867 71.6 65.9
Teen Births (15-19) 50 42.7 3384 48.5 47.7
Young Teen Births (15-17) 11 14.8* 1161 25.8 26.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 296 81.5 23595 80.8 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 218 61.6 19688 68.4 74.2
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 34 9.1 3085 10.4 11.6
Low Birth Weight 24 6.4 1721 5.8 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 1 ** 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 Valdez-Cordova1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1997-1999
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 135 798.3 7876 878.7 875.2
Cancer (C00-C97) 33 195.1 1886 197.7 200.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 12 62.3* 563 57.3 55.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 23 148.2 1669 220.4 266.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 18 120.5* 1113 137.5 194.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 9 ** 456 69.6 61.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 9 ** 376 51.7 45.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 ** 211 26.3 25.0
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 3 ** 153 8.3 6.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 1 ** 357 20.9 10.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 0 0.0 47 33.0 8.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 24 93.0 815 52.5 35.3
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 8 ** 245 13.6 15.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 393 12.7 29851 16.1 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 393 59.6 29851 71.9 64.4
Teen Births (15-19) 43 36.4 3323 48.8 48.8
Young Teen Births (15-17) 10 14.1* 1150 26.3 28.2
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 313 82.6 23731 81.0 83.2
Adequate Prenatal Care 230 61.7 20078 69.0 74.7
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 37 9.5 3093 10.4 11.8
Low Birth Weight 31 7.9 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 Valdez-Cordova1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1996-1998
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 147 866.2 7803 896.5 870.1
Cancer (C00-C97) 32 199.6 1915 207.3 200.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 9 ** 573 60.8 57.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 28 188.3 1633 227.7 271.3
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 19 133.9* 1086 141.9 197.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 9 ** 425 68.4 59.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 6 ** 346 49.1 41.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 ** 209 25.9 24.1
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 3 ** 144 7.8 6.4
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 1 ** 389 22.6 11.1
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 48 34.8 8.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 31 118.9 844 54.3 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 14 45.1* 260 14.6 15.8
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 421 13.5 29936 16.3 14.3
Fertility (15-44) 421 62.1 29936 71.7 64.3
Teen Births (15-19) 45 39.0 3298 50.0 50.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 15 21.5* 1123 26.4 29.9
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 335 81.3 23967 81.5 82.8
Adequate Prenatal Care 239 58.6 20346 69.6 74.3
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 32 7.6 3019 10.1 11.6
Low Birth Weight 26 6.2 1715 5.7 7.6
Infant Statistics          
Infant Mortality 1 ** 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 Valdez-Cordova1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1995-1997
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 143 840.9 7782 919.7 877.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 34 224.4 1838 207.7 203.5
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 10 47.8* 552 61.9 57.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 29 193.6 1622 235.8 277.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 20 139.7 1093 150.5 203.6
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 4 ** 419 73.1 61.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 3 ** 343 50.4 41.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 ** 198 26.0 23.7
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 5 ** 156 8.6 7.0
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 1 ** 380 21.8 11.2
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 44 33.1 9.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 29 117.2 920 58.6 34.2
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 12 40.6* 305 18.1 15.9
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 425 13.6 30233 16.6 14.2
Fertility (15-44) 425 61.7 30233 72.0 63.6
Teen Births (15-19) 36 33.2 3328 52.4 51.3
Young Teen Births (15-17) 15 22.8* 1139 27.8 31.4
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 345 82.1 24452 82.1 82.5
Adequate Prenatal Care 244 58.5 21224 71.6 74.0
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 35 8.3 2929 9.7 11.4
Low Birth Weight 24 5.7 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 Valdez-Cordova1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1994-1996
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 143 792.7 7660 930.6 893.7
Cancer (C00-C97) 34 199.8 1789 213.2 206.7
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 11 48.5* 538 64.2 57.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 27 187.9 1607 239.4 285.7
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 20 136.1 1122 159.0 212.1
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 3 ** 410 74.1 62.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 6 ** 320 47.7 40.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 ** 168 22.5 23.8
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 2 ** 147 8.0 7.5
Suicide (U03, X60-X84, Y870) 3 ** 398 22.7 11.5
Teen Suicides (15-19) 1 ** 50 39.1 9.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 32 119.2 973 62.8 34.5
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 13 42.2* 312 19.7 16.2
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 416 13.3 30952 17.1 14.4
Fertility (15-44) 416 59.6 30952 73.1 64.1
Teen Births (15-19) 40 38.8 3434 56.1 53.5
Young Teen Births (15-17) 18 28.7* 1194 30.3 33.3
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 336 81.6 25488 83.4 81.9
Adequate Prenatal Care 241 58.6 22374 73.7 72.9
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 34 8.2 2864 9.3 11.0
Low Birth Weight 20 4.8 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 Valdez-Cordova1, Alaska, and the U.S.

1993-1995
  Number of Events Rate3 Alaska Events Alaska Rate U.S. Rate6
Mortality Statistics2          
All Causes 154 1045.0 7434 926.4 909.5
Cancer (C00-C97) 39 272.3 1703 213.4 209.8
Lung Cancer (C33-C34) 13 70.9* 536 67.6 58.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 29 251.6 1577 244.6 293.4
Coronary Heart Disease (Ischemic) (I20-I25) 25 210.9 1141 170.0 219.7
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) (I60-I69) 3 ** 383 70.9 63.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (J40-J47) 7 ** 303 47.1 40.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 6 ** 165 23.5 23.2
Homicide (U01-U02, X85-Y09, Y871) 2 ** 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) 27 103.1 948 60.3 34.4
Motor Vehicle Accidents4 12 34.6* 332 20.1 16.3
Birth Statistics          
Births to Residents 392 12.5 31995 17.8 14.6
Fertility (15-44) 392 55.7 31995 75.0 64.6
Teen Births (15-19) 27 27.0 3518 59.8 56.0
Young Teen Births (15-17) 10 16.5* 1240 32.8 35.5
Prenatal Care Statistics5          
First Trimester Care 318 82.0 26617 84.2 81.3
Adequate Prenatal Care 222 57.4 23557 75.1 72.5
Birth Outcomes5          
Pre-term Delivery 27 6.9 2896 9.1 11.0
Low Birth Weight 15 3.8 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