Method of Delivery by Census Area or Borough for 2005

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 7839 75.0 175 1.7 1509 14.4 785 7.5 144 1.4 10452 100.0
Aleutians East 18 85.7 0 0 1 4.8 2 9.5 0 0 21 100.0
Aleutians West 28 68.3 1 2.4 8 19.5 2 4.9 2 4.9 41 100.0
Anchorage 3079 72.8 69 1.6 728 17.2 286 6.8 68 1.6 4230 100.0
Bethel 367 84.8 15 3.5 24 5.5 22 5.1 5 1.2 433 100.0
Bristol Bay 9 81.8 0 0 2 18.2 0 0 0 0 11 100.0
Denali 12 66.7 0 0 3 16.7 3 16.7 0 0 18 100.0
Dillingham 89 93.7 2 2.1 3 3.2 1 1.1 0 0 95 100.0
Fairbanks Northstar 1166 74.8 19 1.2 203 13.0 153 9.8 18 1.2 1559 100.0
Haines 17 70.8 1 4.2 5 20.8 1 4.2 0 0 24 100.0
Juneau 253 68.4 1 0.3 59 15.9 52 14.1 5 1.4 370 100.0
Kenai Peninsula 480 74.4 5 0.8 93 14.4 60 9.3 7 1.1 645 100.0
Ketchikan Gateway 137 71.7 0 0 35 18.3 18 9.4 1 0.5 191 100.0
Kodiak Island 166 75.5 1 0.5 34 15.5 18 8.2 1 0.5 220 100.0
Lake and Peninsula 23 88.5 1 3.8 2 7.7 0 0 0 0 26 100.0
Matanuska-Susitna 828 73.6 22 2.0 175 15.6 77 6.8 23 2.0 1125 100.0
Nome 207 83.5 12 4.8 19 7.7 6 2.4 4 1.6 248 100.0
North Slope 156 89.1 6 3.4 6 3.4 7 4.0 0 0 175 100.0
Northwest Arctic 177 88.9 2 1.0 14 7.0 5 2.5 1 0.5 199 100.0
Prince Of Wales-Outer Ketchikan 49 69.0 1 1.4 10 14.1 11 15.5 0 0 71 100.0
Sitka 83 71.6 2 1.7 18 15.5 12 10.3 1 0.9 116 100.0
Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon 23 63.9 0 0 9 25.0 4 11.1 0 0 36 100.0
Southeast Fairbanks 77 72.6 2 1.9 11 10.4 15 14.2 1 0.9 106 100.0
Valdez-Cordova 94 77.7 2 1.7 14 11.6 11 9.1 0 0 121 100.0
Wade Hampton 195 85.9 9 4.0 13 5.7 6 2.6 4 1.8 227 100.0
Wrangell-Petersburg 45 73.8 0 0 10 16.4 4 6.6 2 3.3 61 100.0
Yakutat 6 66.7 0 0 2 22.2 1 11.1 0 0 9 100.0
Yukon-Koyukuk 52 75.4 2 2.9 8 11.6 7 10.1 0 0 69 100.0

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