Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

2009
  2009 2007-2009
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 30 100.0 12 100.0 9 100.0 106 100.0 40 100.0 34 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 4 13.3 0 0.0 1 11.1 10 9.4 0 0.0 7 20.6
20-24 5 16.7 1 8.3 4 44.4 21 19.8 3 7.5 12 35.3
25-29 11 36.7 5 41.7 3 33.3 42 39.6 21 52.5 11 32.4
30-34 7 23.3 4 33.3 1 11.1 20 18.9 9 22.5 3 8.8
35-39 3 10.0 2 16.7 0 0.0 11 10.4 6 15.0 0 0.0
40-44 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.9 1 2.5 1 2.9
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 1 4.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 2.3 0 0.0 1 3.0
Reported Smoking 4 13.8 0 0.0 3 33.3 19 18.4 4 10.3 13 39.4
Unwed 18 64.3 5 50.0 7 77.8 58 56.9 17 45.9 25 73.5
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 4 14.8 1 9.1 1 11.1 16 16.0 3 7.7 10 29.4
12 Years 14 51.9 5 45.5 7 77.8 42 42.0 13 33.3 21 61.8
12+ Years 9 33.3 5 45.5 1 11.1 42 42.0 23 59.0 3 8.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 23 76.7 6 50.0 9 100.0 79 74.5 20 50.0 32 94.1
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 1 2.5 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 0 0.0 1 2.9
Outside Alaska 7 23.3 6 50.0 0 0.0 24 22.6 19 47.5 1 2.9
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 25 86.2 10 90.9 7 77.8 80 80.8 28 75.7 29 87.9
Vaginal after C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 2.0 2 5.4 0 0.0
Primary C-Section 3 10.3 1 9.1 1 11.1 14 14.1 6 16.2 2 6.1
Repeat C-Section 1 3.4 0 0.0 1 11.1 3 3.0 1 2.7 2 6.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 24 80.0 9 75.0 9 100.0 82 83.7 34 85.0 29 85.3
3rd Trimester 4 13.3 3 25.0 0 0.0 8 8.2 5 12.5 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.1 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 12 40.0 2 16.7 8 88.9 38 40.0 11 28.9 23 67.6
Adequate 5 16.7 2 16.7 1 11.1 25 26.3 10 26.3 5 14.7
Intermediate 7 23.3 4 33.3 0 0.0 17 17.9 10 26.3 3 8.8
Inadequate 6 20.0 4 33.3 0 0.0 15 15.8 7 18.4 3 8.8
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 4 13.3 0 0.0 2 22.2 11 10.5 3 7.5 4 11.8
Low Birthweight Birth 2 6.7 0 0.0 1 11.1 4 3.8 0 0.0 2 5.9
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

2008
  2008 2006-2008
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 46 100.0 17 100.0 16 100.0 124 100.0 45 100.0 39 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 5 10.9 0 0.0 5 31.3 7 5.6 0 0.0 7 17.9
20-24 7 15.2 2 11.8 2 12.5 33 26.6 5 11.1 16 41.0
25-29 17 37.0 7 41.2 6 37.5 40 32.3 21 46.7 10 25.6
30-34 10 21.7 4 23.5 2 12.5 23 18.5 9 20.0 4 10.3
35-39 5 10.9 3 17.6 0 0.0 14 11.3 7 15.6 0 0.0
40-44 2 4.3 1 5.9 1 6.3 7 5.6 3 6.7 2 5.1
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 1 2.6 0 0.0 1 6.3 4 4.0 2 6.5 2 5.3
Reported Smoking 8 17.8 1 5.9 7 43.8 21 17.8 5 11.4 14 36.8
Unwed 25 55.6 8 47.1 11 68.8 58 48.7 15 34.9 27 69.2
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 10 22.7 1 5.9 8 50.0 16 13.3 2 4.4 11 28.2
12 Years 12 27.3 2 11.8 7 43.8 52 43.3 18 40.0 22 56.4
12+ Years 22 50.0 14 82.4 1 6.3 52 43.3 25 55.6 6 15.4
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 35 76.1 9 52.9 15 93.8 88 71.0 20 44.4 37 94.9
Birthing Center 1 2.2 1 5.9 0 0.0 1 0.8 1 2.2 0 0.0
Home Birth 1 2.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.6 1 2.2 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.6 0 0.0 1 2.6
Outside Alaska 9 19.6 7 41.2 1 6.3 31 25.0 23 51.1 1 2.6
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 29 70.7 10 62.5 13 86.7 81 71.7 26 65.0 33 86.8
Vaginal after C-Section 1 2.4 1 6.3 0 0.0 3 2.7 2 5.0 1 2.6
Primary C-Section 9 22.0 4 25.0 1 6.7 22 19.5 8 20.0 2 5.3
Repeat C-Section 2 4.9 1 6.3 1 6.7 7 6.2 4 10.0 2 5.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 32 80.0 15 88.2 11 68.8 92 81.4 36 83.7 32 82.1
3rd Trimester 2 5.0 1 5.9 0 0.0 4 3.5 2 4.7 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 1 2.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 16 41.0 5 31.3 9 56.3 42 39.6 12 30.0 25 64.1
Adequate 11 28.2 5 31.3 3 18.8 32 30.2 15 37.5 5 12.8
Intermediate 5 12.8 4 25.0 1 6.3 14 13.2 7 17.5 4 10.3
Inadequate 7 17.9 2 12.5 3 18.8 18 17.0 6 15.0 5 12.8
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 2 4.4 0 0.0 1 6.3 14 11.4 5 11.1 3 7.7
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 2.5 0 0.0 1 2.6
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

2007
  2007 2005-2007
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 30 100.0 11 100.0 9 100.0 119 100.0 45 100.0 40 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 1 3.3 0 0.0 1 11.1 2 1.7 0 0.0 2 5.0
20-24 9 30.0 0 0.0 6 66.7 40 33.6 8 17.8 21 52.5
25-29 14 46.7 9 81.8 2 22.2 34 28.6 18 40.0 10 25.0
30-34 3 10.0 1 9.1 0 0.0 22 18.5 10 22.2 4 10.0
35-39 3 10.0 1 9.1 0 0.0 13 10.9 7 15.6 1 2.5
40-44 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 8 6.7 2 4.4 2 5.0
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 3.1 2 6.9 1 2.6
Reported Smoking 7 24.1 3 27.3 3 37.5 19 17.0 5 11.9 12 30.8
Unwed 15 51.7 4 40.0 7 77.8 53 46.5 13 31.0 28 70.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 2 6.9 1 9.1 1 11.1 12 10.3 1 2.2 8 20.0
12 Years 16 55.2 6 54.5 7 77.8 60 51.3 24 53.3 23 57.5
12+ Years 11 37.9 4 36.4 1 11.1 45 38.5 20 44.4 9 22.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 21 70.0 5 45.5 8 88.9 83 69.7 17 37.8 39 97.5
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 1 2.2 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 3.3 0 0.0 1 11.1 2 1.7 0 0.0 1 2.5
Outside Alaska 8 26.7 6 54.5 0 0.0 33 27.7 27 60.0 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 26 89.7 8 80.0 9 100.0 80 72.1 27 69.2 32 80.0
Vaginal after C-Section 1 3.4 1 10.0 0 0.0 3 2.7 1 2.6 2 5.0
Primary C-Section 2 6.9 1 10.0 0 0.0 21 18.9 8 20.5 3 7.5
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 7 6.3 3 7.7 3 7.5
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 26 92.9 10 90.9 9 100.0 93 83.8 34 82.9 36 90.0
3rd Trimester 2 7.1 1 9.1 0 0.0 2 1.8 1 2.4 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 10 38.5 4 40.0 6 66.7 37 36.3 9 24.3 24 60.0
Adequate 9 34.6 3 30.0 1 11.1 33 32.4 16 43.2 6 15.0
Intermediate 5 19.2 2 20.0 2 22.2 16 15.7 6 16.2 6 15.0
Inadequate 2 7.7 1 10.0 0 0.0 16 15.7 6 16.2 4 10.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 5 16.7 3 27.3 1 11.1 17 14.3 8 17.8 3 7.5
Low Birthweight Birth 2 6.7 0 0.0 1 11.1 5 4.2 1 2.2 1 2.6
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

2006
  2006 2004-2006
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 48 100.0 17 100.0 14 100.0 131 100.0 53 100.0 42 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 1 2.1 0 0.0 1 7.1 4 3.1 0 0.0 3 7.1
20-24 17 35.4 3 17.6 8 57.1 40 30.8 11 20.8 19 45.2
25-29 9 18.8 5 29.4 2 14.3 30 23.1 13 24.5 10 23.8
30-34 10 20.8 4 23.5 2 14.3 33 25.4 17 32.1 6 14.3
35-39 6 12.5 3 17.6 0 0.0 13 10.0 8 15.1 2 4.8
40-44 5 10.4 2 11.8 1 7.1 10 7.7 4 7.5 2 4.8
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 3 7.9 2 16.7 1 7.1 5 5.0 2 6.5 2 4.8
Reported Smoking 6 13.6 1 6.3 4 28.6 16 13.2 3 6.1 12 28.6
Unwed 18 40.0 3 18.8 9 64.3 52 41.6 11 21.6 28 66.7
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 4 8.5 0 0.0 2 14.3 10 8.0 0 0.0 7 17.1
12 Years 24 51.1 10 58.8 8 57.1 64 51.2 24 47.1 24 58.5
12+ Years 19 40.4 7 41.2 4 28.6 51 40.8 27 52.9 10 24.4
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 32 66.7 6 35.3 14 100.0 89 67.9 19 35.8 42 100.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 1 1.9 0 0.0
Home Birth 1 2.1 1 5.9 0 0.0 2 1.5 2 3.8 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 2.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.5 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 14 29.2 10 58.8 0 0.0 37 28.2 31 58.5 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 26 60.5 8 57.1 11 78.6 82 68.3 31 67.4 32 76.2
Vaginal after C-Section 1 2.3 0 0.0 1 7.1 3 2.5 0 0.0 3 7.1
Primary C-Section 11 25.6 3 21.4 1 7.1 25 20.8 10 21.7 4 9.5
Repeat C-Section 5 11.6 3 21.4 1 7.1 10 8.3 5 10.9 3 7.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 34 75.6 11 73.3 12 85.7 96 80.7 38 80.9 37 88.1
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.7 1 2.1 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 16 39.0 3 21.4 10 71.4 37 33.3 9 20.9 23 54.8
Adequate 12 29.3 7 50.0 1 7.1 40 36.0 21 48.8 10 23.8
Intermediate 4 9.8 1 7.1 1 7.1 14 12.6 6 14.0 4 9.5
Inadequate 9 22.0 3 21.4 2 14.3 20 18.0 7 16.3 5 11.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 7 14.6 2 11.8 1 7.1 16 12.3 6 11.3 3 7.1
Low Birthweight Birth 1 2.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 4.7 1 1.9 2 4.9
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

2005
  2005 2003-2005
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 41 100.0 17 100.0 17 100.0 109 100.0 51 100.0 35 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 3.7 0 0.0 3 8.6
20-24 14 34.1 5 29.4 7 41.2 31 28.7 13 25.5 13 37.1
25-29 11 26.8 4 23.5 6 35.3 26 24.1 11 21.6 8 22.9
30-34 9 22.0 5 29.4 2 11.8 31 28.7 18 35.3 6 17.1
35-39 4 9.8 3 17.6 1 5.9 10 9.3 7 13.7 3 8.6
40-44 3 7.3 0 0.0 1 5.9 6 5.6 2 3.9 2 5.7
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 6.2 0 0.0 4 11.4
Reported Smoking 6 15.4 1 6.7 5 29.4 15 14.9 2 4.2 13 37.1
Unwed 20 50.0 6 37.5 12 70.6 43 41.7 13 26.5 23 65.7
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 6 14.6 0 0.0 5 29.4 11 10.8 0 0.0 8 23.5
12 Years 20 48.8 8 47.1 8 47.1 54 52.9 25 52.1 19 55.9
12+ Years 15 36.6 9 52.9 4 23.5 37 36.3 23 47.9 7 20.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 30 73.2 6 35.3 17 100.0 71 65.1 19 37.3 35 100.0
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.8 2 3.9 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 1 2.0 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 11 26.8 11 64.7 0 0.0 34 31.2 29 56.9 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 28 71.8 11 73.3 12 70.6 75 74.3 34 73.9 27 77.1
Vaginal after C-Section 1 2.6 0 0.0 1 5.9 3 3.0 0 0.0 3 8.6
Primary C-Section 8 20.5 4 26.7 2 11.8 17 16.8 10 21.7 3 8.6
Repeat C-Section 2 5.1 0 0.0 2 11.8 6 5.9 2 4.3 2 5.7
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 33 86.8 13 86.7 15 88.2 83 84.7 38 84.4 32 91.4
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 4.1 3 6.7 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.1 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 11 31.4 2 15.4 8 47.1 27 28.7 7 16.7 18 51.4
Adequate 12 34.3 6 46.2 4 23.5 37 39.4 20 47.6 11 31.4
Intermediate 7 20.0 3 23.1 3 17.6 15 16.0 9 21.4 3 8.6
Inadequate 5 14.3 2 15.4 2 11.8 15 16.0 6 14.3 3 8.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 5 12.2 3 17.6 1 5.9 11 10.2 4 7.8 4 11.4
Low Birthweight Birth 2 4.9 1 5.9 0 0.0 6 5.6 1 2.0 3 8.6
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

2004
  2004 2002-2004
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 42 100.0 19 100.0 11 100.0 111 100.0 55 100.0 31 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 3 7.3 0 0.0 2 18.2 7 6.4 1 1.8 5 16.1
20-24 9 22.0 3 15.8 4 36.4 25 22.7 11 20.0 10 32.3
25-29 10 24.4 4 21.1 2 18.2 25 22.7 12 21.8 4 12.9
30-34 14 34.1 8 42.1 2 18.2 35 31.8 20 36.4 6 19.4
35-39 3 7.3 2 10.5 1 9.1 14 12.7 8 14.5 5 16.1
40-44 2 4.9 2 10.5 0 0.0 4 3.6 3 5.5 1 3.2
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 2 6.7 0 0.0 1 9.1 8 9.4 2 5.6 5 16.1
Reported Smoking 4 10.5 1 5.6 3 27.3 15 14.4 3 5.7 12 38.7
Unwed 14 35.0 2 10.5 7 63.6 34 32.7 9 17.3 18 58.1
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 9 8.8 1 2.0 5 16.7
12 Years 20 54.1 6 35.3 8 80.0 53 52.0 24 47.1 21 70.0
12+ Years 17 45.9 11 64.7 2 20.0 40 39.2 26 51.0 4 13.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 27 64.3 7 36.8 11 100.0 72 64.9 24 43.6 31 100.0
Birthing Center 1 2.4 1 5.3 0 0.0 3 2.7 3 5.5 0 0.0
Home Birth 1 2.4 1 5.3 0 0.0 1 0.9 1 1.8 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 2.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 12 28.6 10 52.6 0 0.0 34 30.6 27 49.1 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 28 73.7 12 70.6 9 81.8 77 74.8 34 68.0 26 83.9
Vaginal after C-Section 1 2.6 0 0.0 1 9.1 3 2.9 0 0.0 3 9.7
Primary C-Section 6 15.8 3 17.6 1 9.1 16 15.5 11 22.0 2 6.5
Repeat C-Section 3 7.9 2 11.8 0 0.0 7 6.8 5 10.0 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 29 80.6 14 82.4 10 90.9 83 83.8 39 81.3 29 93.5
3rd Trimester 2 5.6 1 5.9 0 0.0 4 4.0 3 6.3 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 1 2.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 10 28.6 4 25.0 5 45.5 25 26.0 6 13.0 17 54.8
Adequate 16 45.7 8 50.0 5 45.5 39 40.6 23 50.0 11 35.5
Intermediate 3 8.6 2 12.5 0 0.0 17 17.7 9 19.6 1 3.2
Inadequate 6 17.1 2 12.5 1 9.1 15 15.6 8 17.4 2 6.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 4 9.8 1 5.3 1 9.1 8 7.3 2 3.6 3 9.7
Low Birthweight Birth 3 7.3 0 0.0 2 18.2 6 5.5 1 1.8 3 9.7
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

2003
  2003 2001-2003
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 26 100.0 15 100.0 7 100.0 114 100.0 57 100.0 37 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 1 3.8 0 0.0 1 14.3 6 5.3 2 3.5 4 10.8
20-24 8 30.8 5 33.3 2 28.6 26 22.8 12 21.1 10 27.0
25-29 5 19.2 3 20.0 0 0.0 29 25.4 15 26.3 7 18.9
30-34 8 30.8 5 33.3 2 28.6 27 23.7 14 24.6 6 16.2
35-39 3 11.5 2 13.3 1 14.3 21 18.4 11 19.3 9 24.3
40-44 1 3.8 0 0.0 1 14.3 5 4.4 3 5.3 1 2.7
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 3 16.7 0 0.0 3 42.9 6 6.5 2 4.7 4 10.8
Reported Smoking 5 20.8 0 0.0 5 71.4 22 20.6 3 5.6 19 51.4
Unwed 9 39.1 5 35.7 4 57.1 34 32.4 10 19.2 19 51.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 5 20.8 0 0.0 3 42.9 13 12.0 1 1.8 9 24.3
12 Years 14 58.3 11 78.6 3 42.9 54 50.0 30 54.5 21 56.8
12+ Years 5 20.8 3 21.4 1 14.3 41 38.0 24 43.6 7 18.9
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 14 53.8 6 40.0 7 100.0 77 67.5 28 49.1 37 100.0
Birthing Center 1 3.8 1 6.7 0 0.0 3 2.6 3 5.3 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 1 1.8 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 11 42.3 8 53.3 0 0.0 33 28.9 25 43.9 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 19 79.2 11 78.6 6 85.7 80 76.2 36 70.6 30 81.1
Vaginal after C-Section 1 4.2 0 0.0 1 14.3 4 3.8 0 0.0 4 10.8
Primary C-Section 3 12.5 3 21.4 0 0.0 16 15.2 11 21.6 3 8.1
Repeat C-Section 1 4.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 4.8 4 7.8 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 21 87.5 11 84.6 7 100.0 89 83.2 41 78.8 34 91.9
3rd Trimester 2 8.3 2 15.4 0 0.0 7 6.5 5 9.6 1 2.7
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 6 25.0 1 7.7 5 71.4 29 27.9 6 11.8 21 58.3
Adequate 9 37.5 6 46.2 2 28.6 41 39.4 24 47.1 12 33.3
Intermediate 5 20.8 4 30.8 0 0.0 18 17.3 10 19.6 1 2.8
Inadequate 4 16.7 2 15.4 0 0.0 16 15.4 11 21.6 2 5.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 2 7.7 0 0.0 2 28.6 8 7.0 3 5.3 4 10.8
Low Birthweight Birth 1 3.8 0 0.0 1 14.3 5 4.4 1 1.8 3 8.1
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

2002
  2002 2000-2002
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 43 100.0 21 100.0 13 100.0 126 100.0 59 100.0 45 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 3 7.0 1 4.8 2 15.4 6 4.8 3 5.2 3 6.7
20-24 8 18.6 3 14.3 4 30.8 26 20.8 9 15.5 14 31.1
25-29 10 23.3 5 23.8 2 15.4 33 26.4 17 29.3 11 24.4
30-34 13 30.2 7 33.3 2 15.4 29 23.2 13 22.4 6 13.3
35-39 8 18.6 4 19.0 3 23.1 26 20.8 13 22.4 11 24.4
40-44 1 2.3 1 4.8 0 0.0 5 4.0 3 5.2 0 0.0
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 3 8.1 2 12.5 1 7.7 3 2.8 2 4.1 1 2.2
Reported Smoking 6 14.3 2 10.0 4 30.8 25 20.8 5 8.9 20 44.4
Unwed 11 26.8 2 10.5 7 53.8 36 30.3 10 18.2 19 42.2
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 4 9.8 1 5.0 2 15.4 13 10.7 1 1.7 10 22.2
12 Years 19 46.3 7 35.0 10 76.9 59 48.4 29 50.0 25 55.6
12+ Years 18 43.9 12 60.0 1 7.7 50 41.0 28 48.3 10 22.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 31 72.1 11 52.4 13 100.0 87 69.0 29 49.2 45 100.0
Birthing Center 1 2.3 1 4.8 0 0.0 3 2.4 3 5.1 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 1 1.7 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 11 25.6 9 42.9 0 0.0 35 27.8 26 44.1 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 30 73.2 11 57.9 11 84.6 85 71.4 35 64.8 34 75.6
Vaginal after C-Section 1 2.4 0 0.0 1 7.7 7 5.9 2 3.7 5 11.1
Primary C-Section 7 17.1 5 26.3 1 7.7 19 16.0 11 20.4 5 11.1
Repeat C-Section 3 7.3 3 15.8 0 0.0 8 6.7 6 11.1 1 2.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 33 84.6 14 77.8 12 92.3 98 83.1 43 76.8 40 90.9
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 7 5.9 5 8.9 1 2.3
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 9 24.3 1 5.9 7 53.8 42 36.5 11 20.0 27 62.8
Adequate 14 37.8 9 52.9 4 30.8 40 34.8 23 41.8 11 25.6
Intermediate 9 24.3 3 17.6 1 7.7 15 13.0 7 12.7 2 4.7
Inadequate 5 13.5 4 23.5 1 7.7 18 15.7 14 25.5 3 7.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 2 4.7 1 4.8 0 0.0 8 6.3 4 6.8 3 6.7
Low Birthweight Birth 2 4.7 1 4.8 0 0.0 4 3.2 1 1.7 2 4.4
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

2001
  2001 1999-2001
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 45 100.0 21 100.0 17 100.0 117 100.0 54 100.0 43 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 0 0.0 1 2.3
15-19 2 4.4 1 4.8 1 5.9 6 5.2 3 5.8 3 7.0
20-24 10 22.2 4 19.0 4 23.5 23 20.0 9 17.3 11 25.6
25-29 14 31.1 7 33.3 5 29.4 29 25.2 14 26.9 12 27.9
30-34 6 13.3 2 9.5 2 11.8 25 21.7 9 17.3 7 16.3
35-39 10 22.2 5 23.8 5 29.4 25 21.7 14 26.9 9 20.9
40-44 3 6.7 2 9.5 0 0.0 6 5.2 3 5.8 0 0.0
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 11 26.8 1 5.3 10 58.8 26 23.9 4 8.0 21 48.8
Unwed 14 34.1 3 15.8 8 47.1 36 32.4 10 19.6 19 44.2
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 4 9.3 0 0.0 4 23.5 14 12.7 1 2.0 11 25.6
12 Years 21 48.8 12 57.1 8 47.1 52 47.3 24 48.0 21 48.8
12+ Years 18 41.9 9 42.9 5 29.4 44 40.0 25 50.0 11 25.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 32 71.1 11 52.4 17 100.0 75 64.1 23 42.6 43 100.0
Birthing Center 1 2.2 1 4.8 0 0.0 4 3.4 4 7.4 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 2.2 1 4.8 0 0.0 2 1.7 1 1.9 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 11 24.4 8 38.1 0 0.0 36 30.8 26 48.1 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 31 77.5 14 77.8 13 76.5 80 71.4 37 72.5 30 69.8
Vaginal after C-Section 2 5.0 0 0.0 2 11.8 7 6.3 2 3.9 5 11.6
Primary C-Section 6 15.0 3 16.7 2 11.8 15 13.4 8 15.7 5 11.6
Repeat C-Section 1 2.5 1 5.6 0 0.0 10 8.9 4 7.8 3 7.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 35 79.5 16 76.2 15 88.2 86 77.5 38 71.7 36 85.7
3rd Trimester 5 11.4 3 14.3 1 5.9 10 9.0 7 13.2 1 2.4
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 14 32.6 4 19.0 9 56.3 44 40.4 12 23.1 27 65.9
Adequate 18 41.9 9 42.9 6 37.5 35 32.1 20 38.5 9 22.0
Intermediate 4 9.3 3 14.3 0 0.0 12 11.0 8 15.4 3 7.3
Inadequate 7 16.3 5 23.8 1 6.3 18 16.5 12 23.1 2 4.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 4 8.9 2 9.5 2 11.8 6 5.3 3 5.7 3 7.0
Low Birthweight Birth 2 4.4 0 0.0 2 11.8 2 1.7 0 0.0 2 4.7
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

2000
  2000 1998-2000
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 38 100.0 17 100.0 15 100.0 115 100.0 60 100.0 35 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 0 0.0 1 2.9
15-19 1 2.7 1 6.3 0 0.0 8 7.1 3 5.2 3 8.6
20-24 8 21.6 2 12.5 6 40.0 19 16.8 8 13.8 10 28.6
25-29 9 24.3 5 31.3 4 26.7 23 20.4 13 22.4 8 22.9
30-34 10 27.0 4 25.0 2 13.3 32 28.3 15 25.9 7 20.0
35-39 8 21.6 4 25.0 3 20.0 27 23.9 18 31.0 6 17.1
40-44 1 2.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 2.7 1 1.7 0 0.0
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Reported Smoking 8 21.6 2 11.8 6 40.0 26 23.9 9 16.1 16 45.7
Unwed 11 29.7 5 29.4 4 26.7 31 27.9 10 17.5 16 45.7
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 5 13.2 0 0.0 4 26.7 12 12.0 2 4.3 7 20.0
12 Years 19 50.0 10 58.8 7 46.7 46 46.0 18 38.3 19 54.3
12+ Years 14 36.8 7 41.2 4 26.7 42 42.0 27 57.4 9 25.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 24 63.2 7 41.2 15 100.0 66 57.4 20 33.3 35 100.0
Birthing Center 1 2.6 1 5.9 0 0.0 6 5.2 6 10.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.7 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 13 34.2 9 52.9 0 0.0 41 35.7 34 56.7 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 24 63.2 10 58.8 10 66.7 85 75.2 44 75.9 25 71.4
Vaginal after C-Section 4 10.5 2 11.8 2 13.3 6 5.3 3 5.2 3 8.6
Primary C-Section 6 15.8 3 17.6 2 13.3 13 11.5 8 13.8 4 11.4
Repeat C-Section 4 10.5 2 11.8 1 6.7 9 8.0 3 5.2 3 8.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 30 85.7 13 76.5 13 92.9 88 80.7 44 74.6 30 88.2
3rd Trimester 2 5.7 2 11.8 0 0.0 6 5.5 5 8.5 0 0.0
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 19 54.3 6 35.3 11 78.6 43 40.2 14 25.0 23 67.6
Adequate 8 22.9 5 29.4 1 7.1 30 28.0 18 32.1 7 20.6
Intermediate 2 5.7 1 5.9 1 7.1 17 15.9 12 21.4 3 8.8
Inadequate 6 17.1 5 29.4 1 7.1 17 15.9 12 21.4 1 2.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 2 5.3 1 5.9 1 6.7 5 4.5 1 1.7 1 2.9
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 2.7 0 0.0 0 0.0
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

1999
  1999 1997-1999
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 34 100.0 16 100.0 11 100.0 124 100.0 64 100.0 40 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 3.0 0 0.0 1 9.1 1 0.8 0 0.0 1 2.5
15-19 3 9.1 1 6.7 2 18.2 11 8.9 2 3.2 5 12.5
20-24 5 15.2 3 20.0 1 9.1 23 18.7 10 15.9 11 27.5
25-29 6 18.2 2 13.3 3 27.3 27 22.0 16 25.4 9 22.5
30-34 9 27.3 3 20.0 3 27.3 33 26.8 17 27.0 7 17.5
35-39 7 21.2 5 33.3 1 9.1 25 20.3 17 27.0 6 15.0
40-44 2 6.1 1 6.7 0 0.0 3 2.4 1 1.6 1 2.5
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.0 0 0.0 1 2.5
Reported Smoking 7 22.6 1 7.1 5 45.5 32 27.8 10 17.2 20 50.0
Unwed 11 33.3 2 13.3 7 63.6 30 25.6 7 11.9 17 42.5
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 5 17.2 1 8.3 3 27.3 11 10.5 2 4.3 6 15.0
12 Years 12 41.4 2 16.7 6 54.5 46 43.8 14 29.8 23 57.5
12+ Years 12 41.4 9 75.0 2 18.2 48 45.7 31 66.0 11 27.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 19 55.9 5 31.3 11 100.0 76 61.3 23 35.9 40 100.0
Birthing Center 2 5.9 2 12.5 0 0.0 6 4.8 6 9.4 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 1 1.6 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 2.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.6 0 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 12 35.3 9 56.3 0 0.0 39 31.5 34 53.1 0 0.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 25 73.5 13 81.3 7 63.6 95 80.5 52 86.7 28 70.0
Vaginal after C-Section 1 2.9 0 0.0 1 9.1 5 4.2 1 1.7 4 10.0
Primary C-Section 3 8.8 2 12.5 1 9.1 13 11.0 6 10.0 6 15.0
Repeat C-Section 5 14.7 1 6.3 2 18.2 5 4.2 1 1.7 2 5.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 21 65.6 9 60.0 8 72.7 95 79.2 48 77.4 32 80.0
3rd Trimester 3 9.4 2 13.3 0 0.0 7 5.8 3 4.8 3 7.5
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 11 35.5 2 14.3 7 63.6 39 33.1 11 18.6 21 52.5
Adequate 9 29.0 6 42.9 2 18.2 38 32.2 21 35.6 11 27.5
Intermediate 6 19.4 4 28.6 2 18.2 22 18.6 17 28.8 3 7.5
Inadequate 5 16.1 2 14.3 0 0.0 19 16.1 10 16.9 5 12.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 11 9.2 3 4.8 5 12.5
Low Birthweight Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 4.9 0 0.0 3 7.5
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

1998
  1998 1996-1998
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 43 100.0 27 100.0 9 100.0 137 100.0 70 100.0 47 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 4 9.3 1 3.7 1 11.1 14 10.2 2 2.9 8 17.0
20-24 6 14.0 3 11.1 3 33.3 26 19.0 11 15.7 14 29.8
25-29 8 18.6 6 22.2 1 11.1 34 24.8 20 28.6 9 19.1
30-34 13 30.2 8 29.6 2 22.2 35 25.5 20 28.6 9 19.1
35-39 12 27.9 9 33.3 2 22.2 25 18.2 16 22.9 5 10.6
40-44 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 2.2 1 1.4 2 4.3
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 2.7 0 0.0 3 6.5
Reported Smoking 11 26.8 6 24.0 5 55.6 38 29.7 14 21.5 23 48.9
Unwed 9 22.0 3 12.0 5 55.6 35 27.1 9 13.8 20 42.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 2 6.1 1 5.6 0 0.0 13 11.2 4 7.5 7 15.2
12 Years 15 45.5 6 33.3 6 66.7 51 44.0 16 30.2 27 58.7
12+ Years 16 48.5 11 61.1 3 33.3 52 44.8 33 62.3 12 26.1
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 23 53.5 8 29.6 9 100.0 89 65.0 28 40.0 46 97.9
Birthing Center 3 7.0 3 11.1 0 0.0 4 2.9 4 5.7 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.7 1 1.4 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 2.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 3.6 3 4.3 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 16 37.2 16 59.3 0 0.0 38 27.7 34 48.6 1 2.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 36 87.8 21 84.0 8 88.9 110 84.6 56 84.8 38 80.9
Vaginal after C-Section 1 2.4 1 4.0 0 0.0 5 3.8 2 3.0 3 6.4
Primary C-Section 4 9.8 3 12.0 1 11.1 11 8.5 4 6.1 6 12.8
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 3.1 4 6.1 0 0.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 37 88.1 22 81.5 9 100.0 113 85.6 56 82.4 41 87.2
3rd Trimester 1 2.4 1 3.7 0 0.0 5 3.8 2 2.9 3 6.4
No Prenatal Care 1 2.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.5 1 1.5 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 13 31.7 6 24.0 5 55.6 44 33.6 13 19.7 26 55.3
Adequate 13 31.7 7 28.0 4 44.4 43 32.8 23 34.8 13 27.7
Intermediate 9 22.0 7 28.0 0 0.0 25 19.1 19 28.8 1 2.1
Inadequate 6 14.6 5 20.0 0 0.0 19 14.5 11 16.7 7 14.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 3 7.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 14 10.4 4 5.7 7 14.9
Low Birthweight Birth 3 7.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 9 6.6 0 0.0 6 12.8
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

1997
  1997 1995-1997
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 47 100.0 21 100.0 20 100.0 141 100.0 67 100.0 54 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 4 8.5 0 0.0 2 10.0 12 8.5 1 1.5 9 16.7
20-24 12 25.5 4 19.0 7 35.0 25 17.7 10 14.9 14 25.9
25-29 13 27.7 8 38.1 5 25.0 39 27.7 21 31.3 11 20.4
30-34 11 23.4 6 28.6 2 10.0 40 28.4 22 32.8 12 22.2
35-39 6 12.8 3 14.3 3 15.0 22 15.6 12 17.9 6 11.1
40-44 1 2.1 0 0.0 1 5.0 3 2.1 1 1.5 2 3.7
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 1 2.6 0 0.0 1 5.0 9 7.6 1 1.9 8 15.1
Reported Smoking 14 32.6 3 15.8 10 50.0 39 30.0 11 17.7 27 50.0
Unwed 10 23.3 2 10.5 5 25.0 34 26.0 8 13.1 20 37.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 4 9.3 0 0.0 3 15.0 14 11.1 3 5.3 10 19.6
12 Years 19 44.2 6 35.3 11 55.0 57 45.2 18 31.6 30 58.8
12+ Years 20 46.5 11 64.7 6 30.0 55 43.7 36 63.2 11 21.6
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 34 72.3 10 47.6 20 100.0 100 70.9 34 50.7 53 98.1
Birthing Center 1 2.1 1 4.8 0 0.0 2 1.4 2 3.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 1 2.1 1 4.8 0 0.0 2 1.4 2 3.0 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 2.8 3 4.5 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 11 23.4 9 42.9 0 0.0 33 23.4 26 38.8 1 1.9
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 34 79.1 18 94.7 13 65.0 109 82.6 54 85.7 44 81.5
Vaginal after C-Section 3 7.0 0 0.0 3 15.0 5 3.8 2 3.2 3 5.6
Primary C-Section 6 14.0 1 5.3 4 20.0 12 9.1 3 4.8 6 11.1
Repeat C-Section 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 4.5 4 6.3 1 1.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 37 80.4 17 85.0 15 75.0 117 85.4 56 86.2 44 81.5
3rd Trimester 3 6.5 0 0.0 3 15.0 5 3.6 1 1.5 4 7.4
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.7 1 1.6 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 15 32.6 3 15.0 9 45.0 49 36.0 14 21.9 31 57.4
Adequate 16 34.8 8 40.0 5 25.0 41 30.1 23 35.9 11 20.4
Intermediate 7 15.2 6 30.0 1 5.0 24 17.6 17 26.6 2 3.7
Inadequate 8 17.4 3 15.0 5 25.0 22 16.2 10 15.6 10 18.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 8 17.4 3 14.3 5 25.0 12 8.7 4 6.0 8 14.8
Low Birthweight Birth 3 6.4 0 0.0 3 15.0 9 6.4 0 0.0 8 14.8
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

1996
  1996 1994-1996
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 47 100.0 22 100.0 18 100.0 153 100.0 84 100.0 52 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0 1 1.9
15-19 6 12.8 1 4.5 5 27.8 13 8.5 4 4.8 9 17.3
20-24 8 17.0 4 18.2 4 22.2 28 18.3 15 17.9 12 23.1
25-29 13 27.7 6 27.3 3 16.7 46 30.1 23 27.4 15 28.8
30-34 11 23.4 6 27.3 5 27.8 45 29.4 30 35.7 11 21.2
35-39 7 14.9 4 18.2 0 0.0 17 11.1 10 11.9 3 5.8
40-44 2 4.3 1 4.5 1 5.6 3 2.0 2 2.4 1 1.9
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 2 5.1 0 0.0 2 11.8 13 10.2 2 3.0 11 22.4
Reported Smoking 13 29.5 5 23.8 8 44.4 41 28.1 15 18.5 26 50.0
Unwed 16 35.6 4 19.0 10 55.6 40 27.2 13 16.3 24 46.2
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 7 17.5 3 16.7 4 23.5 15 11.5 5 7.1 10 21.3
12 Years 17 42.5 4 22.2 10 58.8 65 49.6 27 38.6 30 63.8
12+ Years 16 40.0 11 61.1 3 17.6 51 38.9 38 54.3 7 14.9
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 32 68.1 10 45.5 17 94.4 102 66.7 44 52.4 48 92.3
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.7 1 1.2 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 2.0 3 3.6 0 0.0
Other Facility 4 8.5 3 13.6 0 0.0 6 3.9 4 4.8 1 1.9
Outside Alaska 11 23.4 9 40.9 1 5.6 41 26.8 32 38.1 3 5.8
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 40 87.0 17 77.3 17 94.4 118 79.7 61 74.4 46 88.5
Vaginal after C-Section 1 2.2 1 4.5 0 0.0 6 4.1 5 6.1 1 1.9
Primary C-Section 1 2.2 0 0.0 1 5.6 13 8.8 7 8.5 4 7.7
Repeat C-Section 4 8.7 4 18.2 0 0.0 11 7.4 9 11.0 1 1.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 39 88.6 17 81.0 17 94.4 127 84.7 73 88.0 40 76.9
3rd Trimester 1 2.3 1 4.8 0 0.0 4 2.7 2 2.4 2 3.8
No Prenatal Care 1 2.3 1 4.8 0 0.0 1 0.7 1 1.2 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 16 36.4 4 19.0 12 66.7 49 33.3 16 19.8 31 60.8
Adequate 14 31.8 8 38.1 4 22.2 50 34.0 37 45.7 8 15.7
Intermediate 9 20.5 6 28.6 0 0.0 28 19.0 19 23.5 3 5.9
Inadequate 5 11.4 3 14.3 2 11.1 20 13.6 9 11.1 9 17.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 3 6.7 1 4.5 2 11.1 10 6.6 3 3.6 7 13.5
Low Birthweight Birth 3 6.5 0 0.0 3 16.7 10 6.6 0 0.0 8 15.4
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

1995
  1995 1993-1995
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 47 100.0 24 100.0 16 100.0 264 100.0 176 100.0 53 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0 1 1.9
15-19 2 4.3 0 0.0 2 12.5 10 3.8 5 2.8 5 9.4
20-24 5 10.6 2 8.3 3 18.8 69 26.1 48 27.3 13 24.5
25-29 13 27.7 7 29.2 3 18.8 83 31.4 54 30.7 20 37.7
30-34 18 38.3 10 41.7 5 31.3 76 28.8 51 29.0 9 17.0
35-39 9 19.1 5 20.8 3 18.8 23 8.7 16 9.1 5 9.4
40-44 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.8 2 1.1 0 0.0
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 6 14.6 1 5.0 5 31.3 15 6.4 5 3.3 10 19.6
Reported Smoking 12 27.9 3 13.6 9 56.3 65 25.4 35 20.6 29 54.7
Unwed 8 18.6 2 9.5 5 31.3 43 16.7 18 10.5 22 41.5
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 3 7.0 0 0.0 3 21.4 17 7.1 5 3.2 11 22.4
12 Years 21 48.8 8 36.4 9 64.3 122 51.0 73 46.5 31 63.3
12+ Years 19 44.2 14 63.6 2 14.3 100 41.8 79 50.3 7 14.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 34 72.3 14 58.3 16 100.0 205 77.7 126 71.6 50 94.3
Birthing Center 1 2.1 1 4.2 0 0.0 1 0.4 1 0.6 0 0.0
Home Birth 1 2.1 1 4.2 0 0.0 3 1.1 3 1.7 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.8 1 0.6 1 1.9
Outside Alaska 11 23.4 8 33.3 0 0.0 53 20.1 45 25.6 2 3.8
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 35 81.4 19 86.4 14 87.5 186 73.8 119 71.3 47 88.7
Vaginal after C-Section 1 2.3 1 4.5 0 0.0 8 3.2 6 3.6 1 1.9
Primary C-Section 5 11.6 2 9.1 1 6.3 40 15.9 31 18.6 4 7.5
Repeat C-Section 2 4.7 0 0.0 1 6.3 18 7.1 11 6.6 1 1.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 41 87.2 22 91.7 12 75.0 232 88.9 162 93.1 40 75.5
3rd Trimester 1 2.1 0 0.0 1 6.3 6 2.3 3 1.7 3 5.7
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 18 39.1 7 30.4 10 62.5 84 33.2 46 27.4 30 57.7
Adequate 11 23.9 7 30.4 2 12.5 104 41.1 80 47.6 8 15.4
Intermediate 8 17.4 5 21.7 1 6.3 42 16.6 31 18.5 5 9.6
Inadequate 9 19.6 4 17.4 3 18.8 23 9.1 11 6.5 9 17.3
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 1 2.1 0 0.0 1 6.3 22 8.4 13 7.5 6 11.3
Low Birthweight Birth 3 6.4 0 0.0 2 12.5 12 4.5 4 2.3 5 9.4
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

1994
  1994 1992-1994
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 59 100.0 38 100.0 18 100.0 382 100.0 273 100.0 54 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 1.7 0 0.0 1 5.6 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 1.9
15-19 5 8.5 3 7.9 2 11.1 15 3.9 9 3.3 6 11.1
20-24 15 25.4 9 23.7 5 27.8 124 32.5 98 35.9 13 24.1
25-29 20 33.9 10 26.3 9 50.0 123 32.2 84 30.8 23 42.6
30-34 16 27.1 14 36.8 1 5.6 85 22.3 55 20.1 7 13.0
35-39 1 1.7 1 2.6 0 0.0 31 8.1 25 9.2 3 5.6
40-44 1 1.7 1 2.6 0 0.0 3 0.8 2 0.7 1 1.9
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 5 10.4 1 3.3 4 25.0 17 4.8 9 3.6 8 15.4
Reported Smoking 16 27.1 7 18.4 9 50.0 85 22.5 53 19.7 29 53.7
Unwed 16 27.1 7 18.4 9 50.0 48 12.6 23 8.5 22 40.7
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 5 10.4 2 6.7 3 18.8 26 7.3 11 4.3 11 21.6
12 Years 27 56.3 15 50.0 11 68.8 177 49.9 125 49.4 32 62.7
12+ Years 16 33.3 13 43.3 2 12.5 152 42.8 117 46.2 8 15.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 36 61.0 20 52.6 15 83.3 325 85.1 224 82.1 51 94.4
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 2 3.4 2 5.3 0 0.0 2 0.5 2 0.7 0 0.0
Other Facility 2 3.4 1 2.6 1 5.6 3 0.8 2 0.7 1 1.9
Outside Alaska 19 32.2 15 39.5 2 11.1 52 13.6 45 16.5 2 3.7
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 43 72.9 25 65.8 15 83.3 269 73.7 188 72.6 46 85.2
Vaginal after C-Section 4 6.8 3 7.9 1 5.6 11 3.0 6 2.3 3 5.6
Primary C-Section 7 11.9 5 13.2 2 11.1 57 15.6 44 17.0 4 7.4
Repeat C-Section 5 8.5 5 13.2 0 0.0 28 7.7 21 8.1 1 1.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 47 79.7 34 89.5 11 61.1 344 91.0 253 93.4 42 77.8
3rd Trimester 2 3.4 1 2.6 1 5.6 5 1.3 3 1.1 2 3.7
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.4 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 15 26.3 5 13.5 9 52.9 104 28.1 60 22.6 33 62.3
Adequate 25 43.9 22 59.5 2 11.8 178 48.1 143 53.8 9 17.0
Intermediate 11 19.3 8 21.6 2 11.8 65 17.6 48 18.0 4 7.5
Inadequate 6 10.5 2 5.4 4 23.5 23 6.2 15 5.6 7 13.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 6 10.2 2 5.3 4 22.2 32 8.5 19 7.0 8 14.8
Low Birthweight Birth 4 6.8 0 0.0 3 16.7 13 3.4 7 2.6 4 7.4
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

1993
  1993 1991-1993
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 158 100.0 114 100.0 19 100.0 456 100.0 323 100.0 63 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 3 1.9 2 1.8 1 5.3 18 3.9 8 2.5 10 15.9
20-24 49 31.0 37 32.5 5 26.3 159 34.9 127 39.3 14 22.2
25-29 50 31.6 37 32.5 8 42.1 148 32.5 107 33.1 19 30.2
30-34 42 26.6 27 23.7 3 15.8 92 20.2 54 16.7 11 17.5
35-39 13 8.2 10 8.8 2 10.5 36 7.9 26 8.0 7 11.1
40-44 1 0.6 1 0.9 0 0.0 3 0.7 1 0.3 2 3.2
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 4 2.8 3 3.0 1 5.3 15 3.5 10 3.3 5 8.1
Reported Smoking 37 24.0 25 22.7 11 57.9 92 20.5 57 18.0 32 50.8
Unwed 19 12.2 9 8.0 8 42.1 51 11.2 20 6.2 26 41.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 9 6.1 3 2.9 5 26.3 32 7.4 12 3.9 16 25.8
12 Years 74 50.0 50 47.6 11 57.9 209 48.2 148 48.4 35 56.5
12+ Years 65 43.9 52 49.5 3 15.8 193 44.5 146 47.7 11 17.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 135 85.4 92 80.7 19 100.0 409 89.7 281 87.0 62 98.4
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 23 14.6 22 19.3 0 0.0 46 10.1 41 12.7 1 1.6
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 108 72.0 75 70.1 18 94.7 329 76.0 230 75.4 56 88.9
Vaginal after C-Section 3 2.0 2 1.9 0 0.0 11 2.5 5 1.6 2 3.2
Primary C-Section 28 18.7 24 22.4 1 5.3 61 14.1 48 15.7 3 4.8
Repeat C-Section 11 7.3 6 5.6 0 0.0 32 7.4 22 7.2 2 3.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 144 92.9 106 94.6 17 89.5 412 91.8 295 92.5 54 85.7
3rd Trimester 3 1.9 2 1.8 1 5.3 5 1.1 3 0.9 2 3.2
No Prenatal Care 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.5 1 0.3 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 51 34.0 34 31.5 11 57.9 122 27.6 66 21.0 41 65.1
Adequate 68 45.3 51 47.2 4 21.1 214 48.4 168 53.5 13 20.6
Intermediate 23 15.3 18 16.7 2 10.5 72 16.3 55 17.5 2 3.2
Inadequate 8 5.3 5 4.6 2 10.5 34 7.7 25 8.0 7 11.1
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 15 9.7 11 9.9 1 5.3 34 7.5 20 6.3 8 12.7
Low Birthweight Birth 5 3.2 4 3.5 0 0.0 13 2.9 10 3.1 2 3.2
1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Aleutians West1

1992
  1992 1990-1992
ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE ALL RACES WHITE ALASKA NATIVE
Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2 Births Percent2
Total Births 165 100.0 121 100.0 17 100.0 450 100.0 307 100.0 68 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 7 4.2 4 3.3 3 17.6 23 5.1 12 3.9 11 16.2
20-24 60 36.4 52 43.0 3 17.6 170 37.8 131 42.7 17 25.0
25-29 53 32.1 37 30.6 6 35.3 156 34.7 105 34.2 20 29.4
30-34 27 16.4 14 11.6 3 17.6 72 16.0 40 13.0 13 19.1
35-39 17 10.3 14 11.6 1 5.9 27 6.0 19 6.2 5 7.4
40-44 1 0.6 0 0.0 1 5.9 2 0.4 0 0.0 2 2.9
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 8 5.0 5 4.2 3 17.6 23 5.2 14 4.7 8 11.9
Reported Smoking 32 19.4 21 17.4 9 52.9 84 18.8 45 14.8 36 52.9
Unwed 13 7.9 7 5.8 5 29.4 48 10.7 15 4.9 30 44.1
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 12 7.5 6 5.1 3 18.8 37 8.5 14 4.7 18 26.9
12 Years 76 47.8 60 50.8 10 62.5 220 50.6 156 52.7 38 56.7
12+ Years 71 44.7 52 44.1 3 18.8 178 40.9 126 42.6 11 16.4
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 154 93.3 112 92.6 17 100.0 418 92.9 280 91.2 67 98.5
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.4 1 0.3 0 0.0
Other Facility 1 0.6 1 0.8 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.3 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 10 6.1 8 6.6 0 0.0 29 6.4 25 8.1 1 1.5
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 118 75.6 88 77.2 13 76.5 327 75.3 220 74.6 59 86.8
Vaginal after C-Section 4 2.6 1 0.9 2 11.8 12 2.8 6 2.0 2 2.9
Primary C-Section 22 14.1 15 13.2 1 5.9 62 14.3 44 14.9 4 5.9
Repeat C-Section 12 7.7 10 8.8 1 5.9 33 7.6 25 8.5 3 4.4
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 153 93.3 113 93.4 14 82.4 393 88.1 271 88.9 57 83.8
3rd Trimester 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.4 1 0.3 1 1.5
No Prenatal Care 1 0.6 1 0.8 0 0.0 3 0.7 2 0.7 0 0.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 38 23.3 21 17.4 13 76.5 115 25.9 56 18.4 46 67.6
Adequate 85 52.1 70 57.9 3 17.6 215 48.4 170 55.9 10 14.7
Intermediate 31 19.0 22 18.2 0 0.0 74 16.7 53 17.4 2 2.9
Inadequate 9 5.5 8 6.6 1 5.9 40 9.0 25 8.2 10 14.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 11 6.7 6 5.0 3 17.6 31 6.9 15 4.9 9 13.2
Low Birthweight Birth 4 2.4 3 2.5 1 5.9 15 3.3 10 3.3 5 7.5

1 Borough or Census Area
2 Unknown responses are omitted when calculating percents.
** Data suppressed for confidentiality concerns if total births, by race, is less than five.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11