Method of Delivery by Census Area or Borough for 2008

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 8450 73.9 169 1.5 1785 15.6 799 7.0 235 2.1 11438 100.0
Aleutians East 14 73.7 0 0 4 21.1 0 0 1 5.3 19 100.0
Aleutians West 29 63.0 1 2.2 9 19.6 2 4.3 5 10.9 46 100.0
Anchorage 3243 69.8 58 1.2 931 20.0 276 5.9 137 2.9 4645 100.0
Bethel 379 86.7 15 3.4 27 6.2 13 3.0 3 0.7 437 100.0
Bristol Bay 5 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 100.0
Denali 21 80.8 0 0 3 11.5 1 3.8 1 3.8 26 100.0
Dillingham 94 92.2 3 2.9 3 2.9 2 2.0 0 0 102 100.0
Fairbanks Northstar 1414 75.2 25 1.3 226 12.0 189 10.1 26 1.4 1880 100.0
Haines 11 61.1 0 0 5 27.8 2 11.1 0 0 18 100.0
Juneau 251 64.5 0 0 76 19.5 60 15.4 2 0.5 389 100.0
Kenai Peninsula 506 75.1 8 1.2 107 15.9 50 7.4 3 0.4 674 100.0
Ketchikan Gateway 143 75.3 3 1.6 18 9.5 20 10.5 6 3.2 190 100.0
Kodiak Island 148 71.8 2 1.0 41 19.9 15 7.3 0 0 206 100.0
Lake and Peninsula 23 88.5 0 0 3 11.5 0 0 0 0 26 100.0
Matanuska-Susitna 910 73.4 20 1.6 197 15.9 86 6.9 27 2.2 1240 100.0
Nome 223 88.5 8 3.2 16 6.3 4 1.6 1 0.4 252 100.0
North Slope 175 88.8 5 2.5 11 5.6 3 1.5 3 1.5 197 100.0
Northwest Arctic 173 89.6 7 3.6 7 3.6 3 1.6 3 1.6 193 100.0
Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan 56 77.8 0 0 7 9.7 7 9.7 2 2.8 72 100.0
Sitka 84 66.7 1 0.8 19 15.1 20 15.9 2 1.6 126 100.0
Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon 21 53.8 0 0 13 33.3 5 12.8 0 0 39 100.0
Southeast Fairbanks 93 78.2 0 0 15 12.6 9 7.6 2 1.7 119 100.0
Valdez-Cordova 95 76.0 1 0.8 17 13.6 8 6.4 4 3.2 125 100.0
Wade Hampton 203 86.4 10 4.3 14 6.0 6 2.6 2 0.9 235 100.0
Wrangell-Petersburg 47 70.1 0 0 7 10.4 10 14.9 3 4.5 67 100.0
Yakutat 7 87.5 0 0 0 0 1 12.5 0 0 8 100.0
Yukon-Koyukuk 80 81.6 2 2.0 9 9.2 7 7.1 0 0 98 100.0

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