Method of Delivery by Census Area or Borough for 2009

Census Area or Borough Method of Delivery
Vaginal

Vaginal Birth After
Previous C-Section
Primary C-Section

Repeat C-Section

Not Reported

Total Births

# % # % # % # % # % # %
Alaska 8138 71.9 157 1.4 1837 16.2 826 7.3 359 3.2 11317 100.0
Aleutians East 16 80.0 0 0 3 15.0 1 5.0 0 0 20 100.0
Aleutians West 25 83.3 0 0 3 10.0 1 3.3 1 3.3 30 100.0
Anchorage 3187 67.4 58 1.2 996 21.1 259 5.5 227 4.8 4727 100.0
Bethel 361 84.1 15 3.5 28 6.5 14 3.3 11 2.6 429 100.0
Bristol Bay 9 69.2 0 0 3 23.1 0 0 1 7.7 13 100.0
Denali 15 68.2 0 0 3 13.6 3 13.6 1 4.5 22 100.0
Dillingham 101 86.3 2 1.7 10 8.5 4 3.4 0 0 117 100.0
Fairbanks Northstar 1168 75.1 17 1.1 187 12.0 163 10.5 21 1.3 1556 100.0
Haines 16 55.2 1 3.4 7 24.1 4 13.8 1 3.4 29 100.0
Juneau 266 64.9 0 0 70 17.1 67 16.3 7 1.7 410 100.0
Kenai Peninsula 518 75.0 7 1.0 98 14.2 61 8.8 7 1.0 691 100.0
Ketchikan Gateway 139 71.6 2 1.0 22 11.3 21 10.8 10 5.2 194 100.0
Kodiak Island 173 77.2 1 0.4 21 9.4 27 12.1 2 0.9 224 100.0
Lake and Peninsula 24 72.7 4 12.1 4 12.1 0 0 1 3.0 33 100.0
Matanuska-Susitna 893 69.1 15 1.2 240 18.6 111 8.6 34 2.6 1293 100.0
Nome 196 81.7 13 5.4 15 6.3 14 5.8 2 0.8 240 100.0
North Slope 148 87.6 4 2.4 12 7.1 3 1.8 2 1.2 169 100.0
Northwest Arctic 198 87.2 6 2.6 15 6.6 4 1.8 4 1.8 227 100.0
Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan 63 82.9 0 0 5 6.6 3 3.9 5 6.6 76 100.0
Sitka 70 66.0 0 0 20 18.9 11 10.4 5 4.7 106 100.0
Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon 23 65.7 0 0 7 20.0 4 11.4 1 2.9 35 100.0
Southeast Fairbanks 84 75.0 0 0 10 8.9 17 15.2 1 0.9 112 100.0
Valdez-Cordova 86 69.9 2 1.6 22 17.9 9 7.3 4 3.3 123 100.0
Wade Hampton 217 85.8 9 3.6 13 5.1 7 2.8 7 2.8 253 100.0
Wrangell-Petersburg 42 58.3 0 0 16 22.2 12 16.7 2 2.8 72 100.0
Yakutat 11 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 100.0
Yukon-Koyukuk 89 85.6 1 1.0 7 6.7 6 5.8 1 1.0 104 100.0

The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11