Birth Profile for Sealaska Corp.1

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 933 100.0 553 100.0 285 100.0 2,771 100.0 1,703 100.0 802 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0
15-19 81 8.7 34 6.1 46 16.1 226 8.2 93 5.5 124 15.5
20-24 227 24.4 110 19.9 93 32.6 695 25.1 368 21.6 257 32.0
25-29 305 32.8 190 34.4 88 30.9 884 31.9 566 33.2 236 29.4
30-34 179 19.2 128 23.1 34 11.9 553 20.0 394 23.1 109 13.6
35-39 114 12.2 76 13.7 21 7.4 336 12.1 234 13.7 65 8.1
40-44 22 2.4 13 2.4 3 1.1 67 2.4 43 2.5 10 1.2
45+ 2 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 7 0.3 4 0.2 1 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 24 2.7 14 2.7 8 2.9 74 2.8 54 3.3 16 2.0
Reported Smoking 104 11.2 53 9.7 46 16.2 340 12.3 195 11.5 134 16.7
Unwed 399 43.1 176 32.1 192 67.4 1,147 41.6 523 30.8 526 65.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 114 12.8 42 7.8 66 24.2 337 12.5 128 7.6 182 23.2
12 Years 315 35.3 159 29.6 132 48.4 1,125 41.7 634 37.9 391 49.9
12+ Years 464 52.0 337 62.6 75 27.5 1,235 45.8 913 54.5 210 26.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 811 86.9 457 82.6 269 94.4 2,430 87.7 1,432 84.1 755 94.1
Birthing Center 51 5.5 41 7.4 8 2.8 139 5.0 114 6.7 22 2.7
Home Birth 21 2.3 19 3.4 1 0.4 77 2.8 63 3.7 9 1.1
Other Facility 3 0.3 0 0.0 2 0.7 6 0.2 1 0.1 4 0.5
Outside Alaska 47 5.0 36 6.5 5 1.8 119 4.3 93 5.5 12 1.5
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 630 69.8 360 67.8 209 74.4 1,913 70.6 1,142 68.5 591 74.6
Vaginal after C-Section 3 0.3 3 0.6 0 0.0 13 0.5 11 0.7 2 0.3
Primary C-Section 147 16.3 97 18.3 39 13.9 447 16.5 307 18.4 105 13.3
Repeat C-Section 122 13.5 71 13.4 33 11.7 337 12.4 206 12.4 94 11.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 793 87.6 478 89.2 236 84.6 2,330 86.0 1,465 88.2 650 82.0
3rd Trimester 25 2.8 13 2.4 8 2.9 61 2.3 28 1.7 23 2.9
No Prenatal Care 2 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.7 6 0.2 4 0.2 2 0.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 210 23.7 134 25.7 56 20.4 717 26.8 475 29.0 178 22.6
Adequate 308 34.8 178 34.1 99 36.1 1,065 39.8 672 41.1 301 38.2
Intermediate 266 30.1 158 30.3 81 29.6 594 22.2 344 21.0 192 24.4
Inadequate 101 11.4 52 10.0 38 13.9 299 11.2 145 8.9 117 14.8
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 95 10.2 50 9.0 35 12.3 269 9.7 145 8.5 97 12.1
Low Birthweight Birth 49 5.3 29 5.2 14 4.9 143 5.2 93 5.5 33 4.1
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 909 100.0 570 100.0 257 100.0 2,744 100.0 1,725 100.0 763 100.0
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 74 8.1 27 4.7 40 15.6 222 8.1 89 5.2 116 15.2
20-24 239 26.3 136 23.9 80 31.1 721 26.3 400 23.2 258 33.8
25-29 287 31.6 190 33.3 70 27.2 826 30.1 543 31.5 201 26.3
30-34 182 20.0 124 21.8 45 17.5 572 20.8 408 23.7 115 15.1
35-39 104 11.4 74 13.0 20 7.8 327 11.9 230 13.3 62 8.1
40-44 22 2.4 18 3.2 2 0.8 71 2.6 52 3.0 10 1.3
45+ 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 5 0.2 3 0.2 1 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 24 2.7 20 3.7 3 1.2 64 2.4 49 3.0 12 1.6
Reported Smoking 115 12.7 74 13.0 38 14.8 358 13.1 210 12.2 136 17.8
Unwed 384 42.4 183 32.2 163 63.4 1,113 40.7 523 30.4 497 65.1
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 114 12.7 47 8.3 56 21.9 332 12.3 132 7.7 169 22.6
12 Years 411 45.8 243 43.2 131 51.2 1,181 43.8 685 40.1 377 50.3
12+ Years 372 41.5 273 48.5 69 27.0 1,184 43.9 891 52.2 203 27.1
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 804 88.4 481 84.4 244 94.9 2,415 88.0 1,464 84.9 718 94.1
Birthing Center 45 5.0 39 6.8 6 2.3 126 4.6 103 6.0 16 2.1
Home Birth 24 2.6 20 3.5 4 1.6 91 3.3 70 4.1 15 2.0
Other Facility 2 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.8 6 0.2 3 0.2 3 0.4
Outside Alaska 34 3.7 30 5.3 1 0.4 106 3.9 85 4.9 11 1.4
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 620 69.4 380 67.3 182 72.2 1,887 69.8 1,149 67.4 559 73.9
Vaginal after C-Section 4 0.4 3 0.5 1 0.4 18 0.7 14 0.8 4 0.5
Primary C-Section 145 16.2 103 18.2 31 12.3 471 17.4 324 19.0 108 14.3
Repeat C-Section 125 14.0 79 14.0 38 15.1 329 12.2 217 12.7 85 11.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 756 85.0 485 87.7 203 79.6 2,310 85.7 1,492 88.1 611 81.0
3rd Trimester 17 1.9 6 1.1 9 3.5 52 1.9 23 1.4 21 2.8
No Prenatal Care 3 0.3 3 0.5 0 0.0 10 0.4 6 0.4 2 0.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 247 28.0 172 31.3 54 21.2 780 29.1 519 30.9 193 25.6
Adequate 347 39.3 224 40.8 93 36.5 1,151 43.0 750 44.7 307 40.7
Intermediate 186 21.1 105 19.1 63 24.7 455 17.0 266 15.9 143 18.9
Inadequate 103 11.7 48 8.7 45 17.6 291 10.9 142 8.5 112 14.8
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 89 9.8 47 8.3 30 11.7 277 10.1 143 8.3 104 13.6
Low Birthweight Birth 50 5.5 31 5.4 11 4.3 144 5.3 94 5.5 32 4.2
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 929 100.0 580 100.0 260 100.0 2,712 100.0 1,705 100.0 757 100.0
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 71 7.6 32 5.5 38 14.6 235 8.7 100 5.9 121 16.0
20-24 229 24.7 122 21.0 84 32.3 704 26.0 392 23.0 258 34.1
25-29 292 31.4 186 32.1 78 30.0 788 29.1 506 29.7 203 26.8
30-34 192 20.7 142 24.5 30 11.5 579 21.3 415 24.3 112 14.8
35-39 118 12.7 84 14.5 24 9.2 327 12.1 233 13.7 54 7.1
40-44 23 2.5 12 2.1 5 1.9 74 2.7 56 3.3 8 1.1
45+ 4 0.4 2 0.3 1 0.4 5 0.2 3 0.2 1 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 26 2.9 20 3.6 5 2.0 57 2.2 41 2.5 14 1.9
Reported Smoking 121 13.1 68 11.7 50 19.2 387 14.4 221 13.0 150 19.9
Unwed 364 39.3 164 28.3 171 65.8 1,086 40.1 506 29.7 502 66.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 109 12.0 39 6.8 60 23.6 309 11.7 119 7.1 168 22.9
12 Years 399 44.0 232 40.4 128 50.4 1,145 43.2 662 39.4 364 49.7
12+ Years 399 44.0 303 52.8 66 26.0 1,194 45.1 898 53.5 201 27.4
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 815 87.7 494 85.2 242 93.1 2,375 87.6 1,443 84.6 711 93.9
Birthing Center 43 4.6 34 5.9 8 3.1 125 4.6 105 6.2 11 1.5
Home Birth 32 3.4 24 4.1 4 1.5 113 4.2 82 4.8 21 2.8
Other Facility 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 4 0.1 3 0.2 1 0.1
Outside Alaska 38 4.1 27 4.7 6 2.3 95 3.5 72 4.2 13 1.7
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 663 72.5 402 70.5 200 77.2 1,879 70.1 1,149 68.2 562 74.7
Vaginal after C-Section 6 0.7 5 0.9 1 0.4 19 0.7 13 0.8 5 0.7
Primary C-Section 155 17.0 107 18.8 35 13.5 474 17.7 320 19.0 114 15.2
Repeat C-Section 90 9.8 56 9.8 23 8.9 307 11.5 202 12.0 71 9.4
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 781 85.3 502 87.8 211 81.5 2,297 86.2 1,486 88.3 614 82.4
3rd Trimester 19 2.1 9 1.6 6 2.3 44 1.7 22 1.3 16 2.1
No Prenatal Care 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 12 0.5 5 0.3 5 0.7
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 260 28.7 169 29.9 68 26.3 834 31.5 541 32.5 221 29.6
Adequate 410 45.2 270 47.8 109 42.1 1,188 44.9 771 46.3 319 42.8
Intermediate 142 15.7 81 14.3 48 18.5 364 13.8 219 13.2 112 15.0
Inadequate 95 10.5 45 8.0 34 13.1 261 9.9 133 8.0 94 12.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 85 9.2 48 8.3 32 12.3 264 9.8 134 7.9 106 14.0
Low Birthweight Birth 44 4.7 33 5.7 8 3.1 139 5.1 90 5.3 33 4.4
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 906 100.0 575 100.0 246 100.0 2,626 100.0 1,677 100.0 710 100.0
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 77 8.5 30 5.2 38 15.4 239 9.1 108 6.4 115 16.2
20-24 253 27.9 142 24.7 94 38.2 705 26.8 398 23.7 262 36.9
25-29 247 27.3 167 29.0 53 21.5 733 27.9 481 28.7 177 24.9
30-34 198 21.9 142 24.7 40 16.3 572 21.8 409 24.4 112 15.8
35-39 105 11.6 72 12.5 18 7.3 310 11.8 227 13.5 39 5.5
40-44 26 2.9 22 3.8 3 1.2 64 2.4 51 3.0 5 0.7
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.1 3 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 14 1.6 9 1.6 4 1.7 48 1.9 29 1.8 17 2.4
Reported Smoking 122 13.5 68 11.9 48 19.6 388 14.9 228 13.7 139 19.7
Unwed 365 40.4 176 30.7 163 66.3 1,032 39.4 488 29.1 474 66.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 109 12.2 46 8.1 53 22.2 281 11.0 110 6.7 151 21.9
12 Years 371 41.5 210 36.8 118 49.4 1,074 42.0 619 37.7 349 50.7
12+ Years 413 46.2 315 55.2 68 28.5 1,202 47.0 915 55.7 189 27.4
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 796 87.9 489 85.0 232 94.3 2,285 87.0 1,408 84.0 674 94.9
Birthing Center 38 4.2 30 5.2 2 0.8 137 5.2 116 6.9 9 1.3
Home Birth 35 3.9 26 4.5 7 2.8 116 4.4 88 5.2 18 2.5
Other Facility 3 0.3 2 0.3 1 0.4 5 0.2 4 0.2 1 0.1
Outside Alaska 34 3.8 28 4.9 4 1.6 83 3.2 61 3.6 8 1.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 604 67.3 367 64.5 177 72.2 1,796 69.2 1,117 67.3 518 73.5
Vaginal after C-Section 8 0.9 6 1.1 2 0.8 23 0.9 16 1.0 5 0.7
Primary C-Section 171 19.1 114 20.0 42 17.1 469 18.1 324 19.5 106 15.0
Repeat C-Section 114 12.7 82 14.4 24 9.8 306 11.8 203 12.2 76 10.8
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 773 86.8 505 88.8 197 82.1 2,200 86.0 1,450 88.3 565 81.5
3rd Trimester 16 1.8 8 1.4 6 2.5 54 2.1 26 1.6 23 3.3
No Prenatal Care 6 0.7 2 0.4 2 0.8 15 0.6 7 0.4 6 0.9
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 273 30.8 178 31.6 71 29.5 839 33.5 555 34.5 212 31.2
Adequate 394 44.4 256 45.5 105 43.6 1,106 44.1 726 45.1 286 42.1
Intermediate 127 14.3 80 14.2 32 13.3 305 12.2 195 12.1 87 12.8
Inadequate 93 10.5 49 8.7 33 13.7 256 10.2 132 8.2 95 14.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 103 11.4 48 8.3 42 17.1 274 10.5 142 8.5 102 14.4
Low Birthweight Birth 50 5.5 30 5.2 13 5.3 134 5.1 80 4.8 36 5.1
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 877 100.0 550 100.0 251 100.0 2,593 100.0 1,689 100.0 678 100.0
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 87 9.9 38 6.9 45 17.9 247 9.5 117 6.9 115 17.0
20-24 222 25.3 128 23.3 80 31.9 678 26.2 384 22.7 250 36.9
25-29 249 28.4 153 27.8 72 28.7 694 26.8 455 26.9 171 25.2
30-34 189 21.6 131 23.8 42 16.7 583 22.5 434 25.7 99 14.6
35-39 104 11.9 77 14.0 12 4.8 312 12.0 237 14.0 36 5.3
40-44 25 2.9 22 4.0 0 0.0 74 2.9 58 3.4 7 1.0
45+ 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 4 0.2 4 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 17 2.0 12 2.3 5 2.0 45 1.8 29 1.8 15 2.3
Reported Smoking 144 16.6 85 15.6 52 20.9 416 16.2 250 14.9 146 21.7
Unwed 357 40.7 166 30.2 168 66.9 973 37.7 461 27.3 446 65.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 91 10.7 34 6.4 55 22.9 281 11.2 111 6.7 153 23.3
12 Years 375 44.2 220 41.2 118 49.2 996 39.7 583 35.4 326 49.7
12+ Years 382 45.0 280 52.4 67 27.9 1,229 49.0 952 57.8 177 27.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 764 87.1 460 83.6 237 94.4 2,231 86.0 1,408 83.4 638 94.1
Birthing Center 44 5.0 41 7.5 1 0.4 148 5.7 127 7.5 12 1.8
Home Birth 46 5.2 32 5.8 10 4.0 125 4.8 94 5.6 20 2.9
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 0.2 3 0.2 3 0.4
Outside Alaska 23 2.6 17 3.1 3 1.2 83 3.2 57 3.4 5 0.7
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 612 70.5 380 69.7 185 74.6 1,775 69.6 1,129 67.6 500 74.4
Vaginal after C-Section 5 0.6 2 0.4 2 0.8 24 0.9 17 1.0 4 0.6
Primary C-Section 148 17.1 99 18.2 37 14.9 458 17.9 323 19.4 100 14.9
Repeat C-Section 103 11.9 64 11.7 24 9.7 295 11.6 200 12.0 68 10.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 743 86.6 479 88.5 206 83.7 2,108 85.3 1,421 87.3 525 81.3
3rd Trimester 9 1.0 5 0.9 4 1.6 65 2.6 33 2.0 26 4.0
No Prenatal Care 5 0.6 2 0.4 3 1.2 14 0.6 8 0.5 6 1.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 301 35.3 194 36.2 82 33.3 851 36.8 577 38.0 203 33.4
Adequate 384 45.0 245 45.7 105 42.7 974 42.1 651 42.9 245 40.3
Intermediate 95 11.1 58 10.8 32 13.0 253 10.9 167 11.0 71 11.7
Inadequate 73 8.6 39 7.3 27 11.0 234 10.1 124 8.2 89 14.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 76 8.7 38 6.9 32 12.7 256 10.0 149 8.9 80 12.0
Low Birthweight Birth 45 5.2 27 4.9 12 4.8 138 5.4 87 5.2 34 5.0
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 843 100.0 552 100.0 213 100.0 2,597 100.0 1,721 100.0 657 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2
15-19 75 8.9 40 7.2 32 15.0 241 9.3 122 7.1 104 15.8
20-24 230 27.3 128 23.2 88 41.3 689 26.6 397 23.1 247 37.6
25-29 237 28.1 161 29.2 52 24.4 694 26.8 470 27.3 160 24.4
30-34 185 21.9 136 24.6 30 14.1 583 22.5 443 25.8 87 13.2
35-39 101 12.0 78 14.1 9 4.2 306 11.8 230 13.4 46 7.0
40-44 13 1.5 7 1.3 2 0.9 77 3.0 54 3.1 12 1.8
45+ 2 0.2 2 0.4 0 0.0 3 0.1 3 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 17 2.1 8 1.5 8 3.8 39 1.6 22 1.3 15 2.3
Reported Smoking 122 14.7 75 13.7 39 18.4 404 15.8 245 14.3 142 21.8
Unwed 310 37.0 146 26.4 143 67.1 924 35.9 454 26.5 418 63.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 81 9.9 30 5.6 43 20.5 285 11.5 124 7.4 144 22.7
12 Years 328 40.2 189 35.1 113 53.8 928 37.4 543 32.6 315 49.8
12+ Years 407 49.9 320 59.4 54 25.7 1,268 51.1 998 59.9 174 27.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 725 86.0 459 83.2 205 96.2 2,218 85.4 1,424 82.7 617 93.9
Birthing Center 55 6.5 45 8.2 6 2.8 161 6.2 135 7.8 17 2.6
Home Birth 35 4.2 30 5.4 1 0.5 111 4.3 90 5.2 13 2.0
Other Facility 2 0.2 2 0.4 0 0.0 6 0.2 3 0.2 3 0.5
Outside Alaska 26 3.1 16 2.9 1 0.5 101 3.9 69 4.0 7 1.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 580 70.0 370 67.8 156 73.6 1,784 70.0 1,156 68.1 486 74.8
Vaginal after C-Section 10 1.2 8 1.5 1 0.5 29 1.1 22 1.3 5 0.8
Primary C-Section 150 18.1 111 20.3 27 12.7 455 17.9 325 19.1 96 14.8
Repeat C-Section 89 10.7 57 10.4 28 13.2 279 11.0 195 11.5 63 9.7
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 684 84.4 466 87.4 162 78.3 2,055 84.7 1,427 87.2 480 79.3
3rd Trimester 29 3.6 13 2.4 13 6.3 80 3.3 40 2.4 33 5.5
No Prenatal Care 4 0.5 3 0.6 1 0.5 11 0.5 8 0.5 3 0.6
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 265 34.6 183 36.0 59 30.6 829 37.9 585 39.6 180 33.3
Adequate 328 42.8 225 44.2 76 39.4 878 40.1 605 40.9 205 37.9
Intermediate 83 10.8 57 11.2 23 11.9 230 10.5 156 10.6 60 11.1
Inadequate 90 11.7 44 8.6 35 18.1 250 11.4 132 8.9 96 17.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 95 11.4 56 10.2 28 13.3 260 10.2 152 8.9 77 12.1
Low Birthweight Birth 39 4.7 23 4.2 11 5.2 134 5.2 88 5.1 32 4.9
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 873 100.0 587 100.0 214 100.0 2,670 100.0 1,769 100.0 685 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1
15-19 85 9.7 39 6.6 38 17.8 267 10.0 120 6.8 129 18.8
20-24 226 25.9 128 21.8 82 38.3 662 24.8 379 21.5 236 34.5
25-29 208 23.9 141 24.0 47 22.0 708 26.6 487 27.6 160 23.4
30-34 209 24.0 167 28.4 27 12.6 610 22.9 468 26.5 88 12.8
35-39 107 12.3 82 14.0 15 7.0 329 12.3 247 14.0 57 8.3
40-44 36 4.1 29 4.9 5 2.3 88 3.3 64 3.6 14 2.0
45+ 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 11 1.3 9 1.6 2 0.9 52 2.0 32 1.9 18 2.7
Reported Smoking 150 17.4 90 15.3 55 25.8 429 16.4 256 14.6 159 23.6
Unwed 306 35.4 149 25.4 135 63.1 938 35.5 455 25.8 434 63.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 109 12.9 47 8.2 55 26.7 312 12.5 132 7.9 160 24.7
12 Years 293 34.8 174 30.4 95 46.1 920 37.0 549 33.0 314 48.4
12+ Years 440 52.3 352 61.4 56 27.2 1,257 50.5 984 59.1 175 27.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 742 85.0 489 83.3 196 91.6 2,309 86.5 1,493 84.4 642 93.7
Birthing Center 49 5.6 41 7.0 5 2.3 162 6.1 132 7.5 19 2.8
Home Birth 44 5.0 32 5.5 9 4.2 94 3.5 76 4.3 12 1.8
Other Facility 4 0.5 1 0.2 3 1.4 5 0.2 1 0.1 4 0.6
Outside Alaska 34 3.9 24 4.1 1 0.5 100 3.7 67 3.8 8 1.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 583 68.2 379 65.6 159 75.0 1,866 71.2 1,214 69.6 515 76.0
Vaginal after C-Section 9 1.1 7 1.2 1 0.5 35 1.3 26 1.5 8 1.2
Primary C-Section 160 18.7 113 19.6 36 17.0 450 17.2 305 17.5 111 16.4
Repeat C-Section 103 12.0 79 13.7 16 7.5 269 10.3 200 11.5 44 6.5
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 681 84.7 476 85.9 157 81.3 2,063 85.1 1,449 87.6 476 79.5
3rd Trimester 27 3.4 15 2.7 9 4.7 71 2.9 35 2.1 31 5.2
No Prenatal Care 5 0.7 3 0.6 2 1.2 10 0.5 7 0.5 2 0.4
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 285 41.1 200 42.2 62 36.7 797 37.8 561 39.0 180 34.7
Adequate 262 37.8 181 38.2 64 37.9 846 40.1 594 41.3 192 37.1
Intermediate 75 10.8 52 11.0 16 9.5 231 10.9 152 10.6 58 11.2
Inadequate 71 10.2 41 8.6 27 16.0 236 11.2 132 9.2 88 17.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 85 10.0 55 9.5 20 9.7 232 8.9 128 7.3 77 11.7
Low Birthweight Birth 54 6.2 37 6.3 11 5.2 125 4.7 80 4.5 31 4.5
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 881 100.0 582 100.0 230 100.0 2,751 100.0 1,809 100.0 719 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.4 1 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1
15-19 81 9.2 43 7.4 34 14.8 288 10.5 142 7.9 128 17.8
20-24 233 26.5 141 24.3 77 33.5 679 24.7 392 21.7 238 33.1
25-29 249 28.3 168 29.0 61 26.5 750 27.3 510 28.2 177 24.6
30-34 189 21.5 140 24.1 30 13.0 604 22.0 451 25.0 93 12.9
35-39 98 11.1 70 12.1 22 9.6 336 12.2 249 13.8 66 9.2
40-44 28 3.2 18 3.1 5 2.2 87 3.2 59 3.3 16 2.2
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.1 3 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 11 1.3 5 0.9 5 2.3 68 2.6 39 2.3 26 3.7
Reported Smoking 132 15.4 80 13.9 48 21.3 461 17.2 274 15.4 168 23.7
Unwed 308 35.4 159 27.5 140 60.9 965 35.4 473 26.3 444 61.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 95 11.5 47 8.5 46 21.2 320 12.5 140 8.2 160 23.4
12 Years 307 37.3 180 32.5 107 49.3 1,021 39.9 600 35.3 352 51.5
12+ Years 421 51.2 326 59.0 64 29.5 1,219 47.6 961 56.5 171 25.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 751 85.2 476 81.8 216 93.9 2,413 87.7 1,542 85.2 687 95.5
Birthing Center 57 6.5 49 8.4 6 2.6 153 5.6 125 6.9 18 2.5
Home Birth 32 3.6 28 4.8 3 1.3 75 2.7 67 3.7 4 0.6
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.1 1 0.1 3 0.4
Outside Alaska 41 4.7 29 5.0 5 2.2 106 3.9 74 4.1 7 1.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 621 72.0 407 70.9 171 75.7 1,982 73.2 1,294 72.3 549 77.1
Vaginal after C-Section 10 1.2 7 1.2 3 1.3 63 2.3 42 2.3 16 2.2
Primary C-Section 145 16.8 101 17.6 33 14.6 427 15.8 284 15.9 103 14.5
Repeat C-Section 87 10.1 59 10.3 19 8.4 237 8.7 171 9.5 44 6.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 690 85.0 485 88.2 161 78.5 2,146 84.9 1,493 87.8 502 78.2
3rd Trimester 24 3.0 12 2.2 11 5.4 61 2.4 28 1.6 29 4.5
No Prenatal Care 2 0.3 2 0.4 0 0.0 10 0.4 8 0.5 1 0.2
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 279 38.3 202 40.8 59 33.0 761 32.9 540 34.5 175 30.4
Adequate 288 39.6 199 40.2 65 36.3 936 40.5 669 42.7 198 34.4
Intermediate 72 9.9 47 9.5 21 11.7 353 15.3 214 13.7 104 18.1
Inadequate 89 12.2 47 9.5 34 19.0 263 11.4 142 9.1 99 17.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 80 9.3 41 7.1 29 13.2 237 8.8 122 6.8 89 12.7
Low Birthweight Birth 41 4.7 28 4.8 10 4.3 113 4.1 75 4.2 27 3.8
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 916 100.0 600 100.0 241 100.0 2,797 100.0 1,869 100.0 712 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1
15-19 101 11.0 38 6.3 57 23.7 300 10.7 143 7.7 137 19.2
20-24 203 22.2 110 18.4 77 32.0 665 23.8 400 21.4 223 31.3
25-29 251 27.4 178 29.7 52 21.6 774 27.7 545 29.2 173 24.3
30-34 212 23.2 161 26.9 31 12.9 609 21.8 450 24.1 104 14.6
35-39 124 13.6 95 15.9 20 8.3 369 13.2 275 14.7 61 8.6
40-44 24 2.6 17 2.8 4 1.7 73 2.6 50 2.7 13 1.8
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.1 4 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 30 3.4 18 3.1 11 4.7 94 3.5 53 3.0 37 5.3
Reported Smoking 147 16.4 86 14.6 56 23.6 524 19.2 305 16.6 201 28.4
Unwed 324 35.6 147 24.6 159 66.0 948 34.1 467 25.1 428 60.1
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 108 13.1 38 7.1 59 26.1 329 12.6 140 8.0 166 24.4
12 Years 320 38.8 195 36.2 112 49.6 1,087 41.7 659 37.6 355 52.3
12+ Years 396 48.1 306 56.8 55 24.3 1,193 45.7 955 54.4 158 23.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 816 89.1 528 88.0 230 95.4 2,469 88.3 1,613 86.3 679 95.4
Birthing Center 56 6.1 42 7.0 8 3.3 142 5.1 117 6.3 15 2.1
Home Birth 18 2.0 16 2.7 0 0.0 74 2.6 68 3.6 3 0.4
Other Facility 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.4 9 0.3 1 0.1 8 1.1
Outside Alaska 25 2.7 14 2.3 2 0.8 103 3.7 70 3.7 7 1.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 662 73.4 428 72.2 185 77.1 2,052 74.2 1,362 73.3 558 78.9
Vaginal after C-Section 16 1.8 12 2.0 4 1.7 82 3.0 51 2.7 21 3.0
Primary C-Section 145 16.1 91 15.3 42 17.5 416 15.1 286 15.4 89 12.6
Repeat C-Section 79 8.8 62 10.5 9 3.8 214 7.7 158 8.5 39 5.5
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 692 85.7 488 88.7 158 78.6 2,217 85.3 1,546 87.4 518 79.8
3rd Trimester 20 2.5 8 1.5 11 5.5 51 2.0 25 1.4 23 3.5
No Prenatal Care 3 0.4 2 0.4 0 0.0 10 0.4 8 0.5 1 0.2
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 233 33.8 159 33.8 59 34.7 695 28.2 479 28.4 175 29.0
Adequate 296 43.0 214 45.5 63 37.1 1,029 41.8 766 45.5 197 32.6
Intermediate 84 12.2 53 11.3 21 12.4 477 19.4 293 17.4 138 22.8
Inadequate 76 11.0 44 9.4 27 15.9 260 10.6 147 8.7 94 15.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 67 7.5 32 5.5 28 12.0 223 8.2 118 6.4 77 11.0
Low Birthweight Birth 30 3.3 15 2.5 10 4.1 102 3.7 62 3.3 28 3.9
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 954 100.0 627 100.0 248 100.0 2,816 100.0 1,916 100.0 701 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.1 0 0.0 3 0.4
15-19 106 11.1 61 9.7 37 14.9 287 10.2 147 7.7 119 17.0
20-24 243 25.5 141 22.5 84 33.9 692 24.6 424 22.1 228 32.5
25-29 250 26.2 164 26.2 64 25.8 786 27.9 561 29.3 172 24.5
30-34 203 21.3 150 23.9 32 12.9 595 21.1 446 23.3 105 15.0
35-39 114 11.9 84 13.4 24 9.7 363 12.9 273 14.3 60 8.6
40-44 35 3.7 24 3.8 7 2.8 84 3.0 59 3.1 14 2.0
45+ 3 0.3 3 0.5 0 0.0 5 0.2 5 0.3 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 27 3.0 16 2.7 10 4.0 86 3.2 48 2.6 35 5.1
Reported Smoking 182 19.5 108 17.6 64 25.9 523 19.0 312 16.6 194 27.9
Unwed 333 35.2 167 26.8 145 58.5 901 32.2 445 23.3 409 58.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 117 12.8 55 9.0 55 22.9 322 12.1 145 7.9 161 24.2
12 Years 394 43.2 225 36.9 133 55.4 1,139 42.6 695 37.8 366 55.0
12+ Years 402 44.0 329 54.0 52 21.7 1,211 45.3 997 54.3 139 20.9
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 846 88.7 538 85.8 241 97.2 2,505 89.0 1,664 86.8 670 95.6
Birthing Center 40 4.2 34 5.4 4 1.6 113 4.0 100 5.2 8 1.1
Home Birth 25 2.6 23 3.7 1 0.4 79 2.8 73 3.8 4 0.6
Other Facility 3 0.3 1 0.2 2 0.8 9 0.3 1 0.1 8 1.1
Outside Alaska 40 4.2 31 4.9 0 0.0 110 3.9 78 4.1 11 1.6
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 699 74.0 459 73.6 193 78.5 2,118 75.9 1,422 74.5 569 81.6
Vaginal after C-Section 37 3.9 23 3.7 9 3.7 92 3.3 61 3.2 21 3.0
Primary C-Section 137 14.5 92 14.7 28 11.4 374 13.4 277 14.5 63 9.0
Repeat C-Section 71 7.5 50 8.0 16 6.5 206 7.4 149 7.8 44 6.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 764 84.1 520 86.5 183 77.5 2,286 85.0 1,608 87.1 524 79.2
3rd Trimester 17 1.9 8 1.3 7 3.0 49 1.8 24 1.3 21 3.2
No Prenatal Care 5 0.6 4 0.7 1 0.4 10 0.4 8 0.4 2 0.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 249 27.8 179 29.8 57 25.1 634 23.8 438 23.8 159 24.7
Adequate 352 39.3 256 42.7 70 30.8 1,091 41.0 815 44.3 207 32.2
Intermediate 197 22.0 114 19.0 62 27.3 643 24.2 426 23.2 166 25.8
Inadequate 98 10.9 51 8.5 38 16.7 293 11.0 161 8.8 111 17.3
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 90 9.5 49 7.9 32 13.0 240 8.7 136 7.2 79 11.4
Low Birthweight Birth 42 4.4 32 5.1 7 2.8 103 3.7 65 3.4 30 4.3
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 927 100.0 642 100.0 223 100.0 2,834 100.0 1,948 100.0 686 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.4 3 0.1 0 0.0 3 0.4
15-19 93 10.0 44 6.9 43 19.3 294 10.4 148 7.6 124 18.1
20-24 219 23.7 149 23.2 62 27.8 668 23.6 416 21.4 219 31.9
25-29 273 29.5 203 31.7 57 25.6 809 28.6 600 30.8 149 21.7
30-34 194 21.0 139 21.7 41 18.4 619 21.8 455 23.4 122 17.8
35-39 131 14.1 96 15.0 17 7.6 357 12.6 265 13.6 56 8.2
40-44 14 1.5 9 1.4 2 0.9 77 2.7 59 3.0 11 1.6
45+ 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 6 0.2 4 0.2 2 0.3
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 37 4.2 19 3.1 16 7.4 98 3.6 58 3.1 38 5.7
Reported Smoking 195 21.5 111 17.6 81 36.3 511 18.4 310 16.2 192 28.3
Unwed 291 31.6 153 23.9 124 55.6 865 30.8 449 23.1 377 55.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 104 11.9 47 7.8 52 24.4 334 12.5 150 8.1 167 25.6
12 Years 373 42.8 239 39.4 110 51.6 1,115 41.7 707 38.2 340 52.1
12+ Years 395 45.3 320 52.8 51 23.9 1,227 45.9 995 53.7 145 22.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 807 87.1 547 85.2 208 93.3 2,545 89.8 1,723 88.4 653 95.2
Birthing Center 46 5.0 41 6.4 3 1.3 73 2.6 66 3.4 4 0.6
Home Birth 31 3.3 29 4.5 2 0.9 84 3.0 78 4.0 4 0.6
Other Facility 5 0.5 0 0.0 5 2.2 8 0.3 0 0.0 8 1.2
Outside Alaska 38 4.1 25 3.9 5 2.2 124 4.4 81 4.2 17 2.5
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 691 75.3 475 74.2 180 81.4 2,146 76.6 1,440 74.2 573 83.9
Vaginal after C-Section 29 3.2 16 2.5 8 3.6 87 3.1 61 3.1 20 2.9
Primary C-Section 134 14.6 103 16.1 19 8.6 374 13.3 292 15.1 54 7.9
Repeat C-Section 64 7.0 46 7.2 14 6.3 196 7.0 147 7.6 36 5.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 761 86.1 538 87.2 177 83.5 2,292 84.3 1,625 86.0 522 79.8
3rd Trimester 14 1.6 9 1.5 5 2.4 57 2.1 29 1.5 25 3.8
No Prenatal Care 2 0.2 2 0.3 0 0.0 12 0.4 8 0.4 4 0.6
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 213 24.3 141 22.9 59 28.5 580 21.5 383 20.3 167 25.9
Adequate 381 43.5 296 48.1 64 30.9 1,113 41.2 838 44.5 210 32.5
Intermediate 196 22.4 126 20.5 55 26.6 685 25.3 474 25.2 156 24.1
Inadequate 86 9.8 52 8.5 29 14.0 325 12.0 188 10.0 113 17.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 66 7.3 37 5.9 17 7.8 227 8.2 137 7.1 70 10.3
Low Birthweight Birth 30 3.3 15 2.4 11 5.0 105 3.7 65 3.4 31 4.5
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 935 100.0 647 100.0 230 100.0 2,934 100.0 2,013 100.0 717 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 2 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.9 4 0.1 0 0.0 4 0.6
15-19 88 9.4 42 6.5 39 17.0 303 10.3 164 8.1 122 17.0
20-24 230 24.6 134 20.7 82 35.7 698 23.8 413 20.5 241 33.7
25-29 263 28.1 194 30.0 51 22.2 813 27.7 595 29.6 153 21.4
30-34 198 21.2 157 24.3 32 13.9 645 22.0 482 23.9 122 17.0
35-39 118 12.6 93 14.4 19 8.3 362 12.3 272 13.5 60 8.4
40-44 35 3.7 26 4.0 5 2.2 102 3.5 84 4.2 12 1.7
45+ 1 0.1 1 0.2 0 0.0 6 0.2 3 0.1 2 0.3
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 22 2.5 13 2.1 9 4.1 126 4.5 80 4.2 44 6.3
Reported Smoking 146 16.0 93 14.6 49 21.8 540 18.7 325 16.3 204 28.7
Unwed 277 29.9 125 19.4 140 60.9 907 31.2 468 23.3 398 55.5
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 101 11.4 43 6.9 54 25.4 360 13.0 167 8.7 174 25.5
12 Years 372 41.9 231 37.1 123 57.7 1,118 40.4 696 36.4 351 51.5
12+ Years 414 46.7 348 55.9 36 16.9 1,291 46.6 1,050 54.9 157 23.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 852 91.1 579 89.5 221 96.1 2,676 91.2 1,807 89.8 693 96.7
Birthing Center 27 2.9 25 3.9 1 0.4 27 0.9 25 1.2 1 0.1
Home Birth 23 2.5 21 3.2 1 0.4 92 3.1 86 4.3 4 0.6
Other Facility 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.4 4 0.1 0 0.0 4 0.6
Outside Alaska 32 3.4 22 3.4 6 2.6 135 4.6 95 4.7 15 2.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 728 78.4 488 75.7 196 85.2 2,218 76.2 1,467 73.1 606 84.6
Vaginal after C-Section 26 2.8 22 3.4 4 1.7 97 3.3 80 4.0 15 2.1
Primary C-Section 103 11.1 82 12.7 16 7.0 395 13.6 307 15.3 60 8.4
Repeat C-Section 71 7.7 53 8.2 14 6.1 199 6.8 153 7.6 35 4.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 761 84.7 550 87.4 164 76.6 2,365 83.1 1,688 85.5 531 76.8
3rd Trimester 18 2.0 7 1.1 9 4.2 72 2.5 34 1.7 33 4.8
No Prenatal Care 3 0.3 2 0.3 1 0.5 15 0.5 8 0.4 6 0.9
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 172 19.3 118 18.9 43 20.6 590 20.8 394 20.1 168 24.4
Adequate 358 40.3 263 42.1 73 34.9 1,119 39.5 827 42.1 226 32.8
Intermediate 250 28.1 186 29.8 49 23.4 753 26.6 534 27.2 164 23.8
Inadequate 109 12.3 58 9.3 44 21.1 373 13.2 210 10.7 131 19.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 84 9.1 50 7.7 30 13.3 266 9.2 158 7.9 93 13.1
Low Birthweight Birth 31 3.3 18 2.8 12 5.2 121 4.2 77 3.8 31 4.3
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 972 100.0 659 100.0 233 100.0 2,970 100.0 2,044 100.0 727 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.1 2 0.1 2 0.3
15-19 113 11.6 62 9.4 42 18.0 320 10.8 181 8.9 127 17.5
20-24 219 22.5 133 20.2 75 32.2 709 23.9 431 21.1 233 32.1
25-29 273 28.1 203 30.8 41 17.6 823 27.7 604 29.6 160 22.1
30-34 227 23.4 159 24.1 49 21.0 664 22.4 484 23.7 132 18.2
35-39 108 11.1 76 11.5 20 8.6 348 11.7 262 12.8 55 7.6
40-44 28 2.9 24 3.6 4 1.7 93 3.1 76 3.7 14 1.9
45+ 4 0.4 2 0.3 2 0.9 6 0.2 3 0.1 2 0.3
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 39 4.2 26 4.2 13 5.8 170 6.0 106 5.5 61 8.6
Reported Smoking 170 17.9 106 16.3 62 26.8 599 20.5 365 18.1 226 31.3
Unwed 297 31.0 171 26.1 113 48.5 914 31.0 499 24.5 376 51.7
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 129 14.1 60 9.6 61 27.0 370 13.3 183 9.5 170 24.4
12 Years 370 40.3 237 38.0 107 47.3 1,087 39.1 682 35.5 338 48.6
12+ Years 418 45.6 327 52.4 58 25.7 1,322 47.6 1,055 54.9 188 27.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 886 91.2 597 90.6 224 96.1 2,725 91.8 1,848 90.4 707 97.2
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 30 3.1 28 4.2 1 0.4 99 3.3 95 4.6 3 0.4
Other Facility 2 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.9 4 0.1 1 0.0 3 0.4
Outside Alaska 54 5.6 34 5.2 6 2.6 142 4.8 100 4.9 14 1.9
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 727 76.0 477 72.8 197 84.9 2,219 75.4 1,487 73.0 598 82.4
Vaginal after C-Section 32 3.3 23 3.5 8 3.4 98 3.3 77 3.8 18 2.5
Primary C-Section 137 14.3 107 16.3 19 8.2 428 14.5 322 15.8 74 10.2
Repeat C-Section 61 6.4 48 7.3 8 3.4 199 6.8 151 7.4 36 5.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 770 82.3 537 83.5 181 79.4 2,374 81.9 1,687 83.8 550 77.1
3rd Trimester 25 2.7 13 2.0 11 4.8 93 3.2 55 2.7 33 4.6
No Prenatal Care 7 0.7 4 0.6 3 1.3 15 0.5 8 0.4 6 0.8
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 195 20.8 124 19.3 65 28.3 628 21.7 417 20.8 182 25.5
Adequate 374 39.9 279 43.4 73 31.7 1,116 38.6 827 41.3 232 32.5
Intermediate 239 25.5 162 25.2 52 22.6 721 25.0 504 25.2 163 22.8
Inadequate 130 13.9 78 12.1 40 17.4 423 14.6 253 12.6 137 19.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 77 8.1 50 7.6 23 9.9 259 8.8 161 7.9 82 11.3
Low Birthweight Birth 44 4.6 32 4.9 8 3.4 119 4.0 77 3.8 27 3.7
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 1,027 100.0 707 100.0 254 100.0 3,079 100.0 2,159 100.0 749 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 2 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.8 7 0.2 4 0.2 3 0.4
15-19 102 9.9 60 8.5 41 16.2 323 10.5 178 8.3 137 18.3
20-24 249 24.3 146 20.7 84 33.2 743 24.2 470 21.8 231 30.9
25-29 277 27.0 198 28.0 61 24.1 824 26.8 608 28.2 170 22.8
30-34 220 21.4 166 23.5 41 16.2 701 22.8 521 24.2 136 18.2
35-39 136 13.3 103 14.6 21 8.3 375 12.2 296 13.7 55 7.4
40-44 39 3.8 34 4.8 3 1.2 96 3.1 75 3.5 15 2.0
45+ 1 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 0.2 4 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 65 6.6 41 6.1 22 8.8 226 7.8 129 6.3 93 12.8
Reported Smoking 224 22.0 126 17.9 93 36.6 674 22.3 416 19.5 250 33.7
Unwed 333 32.5 172 24.3 145 57.1 926 30.3 510 23.7 387 51.7
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 130 13.5 64 9.6 59 24.3 375 13.1 191 9.5 173 24.5
12 Years 376 39.0 228 34.2 121 49.8 1,100 38.5 686 34.0 350 49.6
12+ Years 459 47.6 375 56.2 63 25.9 1,380 48.3 1,139 56.5 183 25.9
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 938 91.3 631 89.3 248 97.6 2,841 92.3 1,969 91.2 727 97.1
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 39 3.8 37 5.2 2 0.8 83 2.7 78 3.6 4 0.5
Other Facility 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.4 6 0.2 3 0.1 3 0.4
Outside Alaska 49 4.8 39 5.5 3 1.2 149 4.8 109 5.0 15 2.0
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 763 74.5 502 71.0 213 83.9 2,307 75.5 1,591 74.0 609 81.3
Vaginal after C-Section 39 3.8 35 5.0 3 1.2 111 3.6 88 4.1 19 2.5
Primary C-Section 155 15.1 118 16.7 25 9.8 418 13.7 314 14.6 80 10.7
Repeat C-Section 67 6.5 52 7.4 13 5.1 218 7.1 158 7.3 41 5.5
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 834 82.4 601 85.6 186 74.7 2,480 82.0 1,800 84.3 558 75.9
3rd Trimester 29 2.9 14 2.0 13 5.2 108 3.6 71 3.3 33 4.5
No Prenatal Care 5 0.5 2 0.3 2 0.8 10 0.3 5 0.2 4 0.5
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 223 22.1 152 21.8 60 24.0 664 22.2 445 21.0 185 25.3
Adequate 387 38.4 285 40.9 80 32.0 1,152 38.5 862 40.8 239 32.7
Intermediate 264 26.2 186 26.7 63 25.2 734 24.5 534 25.2 160 21.9
Inadequate 134 13.3 74 10.6 47 18.8 446 14.9 274 13.0 146 20.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 105 10.3 58 8.2 40 15.8 275 9.0 171 8.0 88 11.8
Low Birthweight Birth 46 4.5 27 3.8 11 4.3 132 4.3 82 3.8 37 4.9
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 971 100.0 678 100.0 240 100.0 3,208 100.0 2,273 100.0 755 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 2 0.2 2 0.3 0 0.0 6 0.2 4 0.2 2 0.3
15-19 105 10.8 59 8.7 44 18.4 348 10.9 196 8.6 140 18.6
20-24 241 24.9 152 22.5 74 31.0 804 25.1 530 23.4 236 31.3
25-29 273 28.2 203 30.0 58 24.3 841 26.3 625 27.6 167 22.1
30-34 217 22.4 159 23.5 42 17.6 748 23.4 558 24.6 138 18.3
35-39 104 10.7 83 12.3 14 5.9 369 11.5 292 12.9 54 7.2
40-44 26 2.7 18 2.7 7 2.9 80 2.5 58 2.6 17 2.3
45+ 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0 4 0.1 4 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 66 7.2 39 6.1 26 11.2 268 8.9 151 7.1 113 15.6
Reported Smoking 205 21.6 133 20.0 71 30.0 693 22.1 457 20.4 228 30.6
Unwed 284 29.4 156 23.1 118 49.2 936 29.5 533 23.6 378 50.1
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 111 12.4 59 9.4 50 22.0 398 13.4 210 9.9 175 24.7
12 Years 341 38.0 217 34.5 110 48.5 1,151 38.8 753 35.5 347 49.0
12+ Years 445 49.6 353 56.1 67 29.5 1,416 47.8 1,157 54.6 186 26.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 901 92.8 620 91.4 235 97.9 2,942 91.7 2,067 90.9 727 96.3
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 30 3.1 30 4.4 0 0.0 77 2.4 70 3.1 6 0.8
Other Facility 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0 9 0.3 5 0.2 4 0.5
Outside Alaska 39 4.0 27 4.0 5 2.1 180 5.6 131 5.8 18 2.4
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 729 75.7 508 75.3 188 78.3 2,411 76.6 1,691 75.5 612 81.1
Vaginal after C-Section 27 2.8 19 2.8 7 2.9 118 3.7 91 4.1 22 2.9
Primary C-Section 136 14.1 97 14.4 30 12.5 384 12.2 289 12.9 80 10.6
Repeat C-Section 71 7.4 51 7.6 15 6.3 236 7.5 168 7.5 41 5.4
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 770 80.9 549 82.3 183 77.5 2,577 82.5 1,875 84.1 576 77.9
3rd Trimester 39 4.1 28 4.2 9 3.8 113 3.6 77 3.5 29 3.9
No Prenatal Care 3 0.3 2 0.3 1 0.4 12 0.4 6 0.3 6 0.8
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 210 22.3 141 21.3 57 24.4 674 21.9 456 20.7 185 25.5
Adequate 355 37.7 263 39.8 79 33.8 1,218 39.6 915 41.6 250 34.4
Intermediate 218 23.1 156 23.6 48 20.5 728 23.7 539 24.5 146 20.1
Inadequate 159 16.9 101 15.3 50 21.4 457 14.9 289 13.1 145 20.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 77 8.1 53 7.9 19 7.9 259 8.2 172 7.7 72 9.6
Low Birthweight Birth 29 3.0 18 2.7 8 3.3 132 4.2 90 4.0 32 4.2
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 1,081 100.0 774 100.0 255 100.0 3,442 100.0 2,428 100.0 818 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 3 0.3 2 0.3 1 0.4 6 0.2 4 0.2 2 0.2
15-19 116 10.8 59 7.6 52 20.4 371 10.8 215 8.9 142 17.4
20-24 253 23.4 172 22.3 73 28.6 878 25.6 569 23.5 269 32.9
25-29 274 25.4 207 26.8 51 20.0 902 26.3 663 27.4 182 22.2
30-34 264 24.5 196 25.4 53 20.8 804 23.4 597 24.6 150 18.3
35-39 135 12.5 110 14.2 20 7.8 397 11.6 314 13.0 60 7.3
40-44 31 2.9 23 3.0 5 2.0 74 2.2 57 2.4 13 1.6
45+ 3 0.3 3 0.4 0 0.0 4 0.1 4 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 95 9.4 49 6.7 45 18.6 313 9.6 174 7.5 135 17.2
Reported Smoking 245 23.2 157 20.5 86 34.3 762 22.6 491 20.5 258 32.0
Unwed 309 28.9 182 23.6 124 48.6 997 29.3 570 23.6 403 49.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 134 13.5 68 9.4 64 27.1 457 14.2 240 10.5 200 25.9
12 Years 383 38.6 241 33.5 119 50.4 1,255 39.0 820 35.8 379 49.1
12+ Years 476 47.9 411 57.1 53 22.5 1,506 46.8 1,233 53.8 193 25.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 1,002 92.7 718 92.8 244 95.7 3,163 91.9 2,212 91.1 789 96.5
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 14 1.3 11 1.4 2 0.8 77 2.2 68 2.8 8 1.0
Other Facility 4 0.4 2 0.3 2 0.8 8 0.2 4 0.2 4 0.5
Outside Alaska 61 5.6 43 5.6 7 2.7 194 5.6 144 5.9 17 2.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 815 76.4 581 75.6 208 81.6 2,599 77.3 1,804 75.7 681 83.6
Vaginal after C-Section 45 4.2 34 4.4 9 3.5 123 3.7 99 4.2 18 2.2
Primary C-Section 127 11.9 99 12.9 25 9.8 402 12.0 306 12.8 77 9.4
Repeat C-Section 80 7.5 55 7.2 13 5.1 239 7.1 174 7.3 39 4.8
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 876 82.6 650 84.7 189 75.6 2,759 82.2 2,005 84.0 624 77.7
3rd Trimester 40 3.8 29 3.8 11 4.4 109 3.2 69 2.9 33 4.1
No Prenatal Care 2 0.2 1 0.1 1 0.4 13 0.4 6 0.3 7 0.9
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 231 22.1 152 20.1 68 27.6 690 21.0 467 20.0 195 24.9
Adequate 410 39.2 314 41.5 80 32.5 1,352 41.2 1,017 43.6 273 34.8
Intermediate 252 24.1 192 25.4 49 19.9 770 23.5 563 24.1 160 20.4
Inadequate 153 14.6 99 13.1 49 19.9 466 14.2 285 12.2 156 19.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 93 8.7 60 7.8 29 11.4 275 8.1 174 7.2 87 10.7
Low Birthweight Birth 57 5.3 37 4.8 18 7.1 160 4.7 109 4.5 41 5.0
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 1,156 100.0 821 100.0 260 100.0 3,528 100.0 2,443 100.0 875 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.4 4 0.1 3 0.1 1 0.1
15-19 127 11.0 78 9.5 44 16.9 386 11.0 222 9.1 151 17.3
20-24 310 26.9 206 25.2 89 34.2 923 26.2 578 23.7 294 33.6
25-29 294 25.5 215 26.3 58 22.3 939 26.7 672 27.6 208 23.8
30-34 267 23.2 203 24.8 43 16.5 809 23.0 603 24.7 149 17.0
35-39 130 11.3 99 12.1 20 7.7 397 11.3 309 12.7 62 7.1
40-44 23 2.0 17 2.1 5 1.9 63 1.8 50 2.1 10 1.1
45+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.1 2 0.1 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 107 9.9 63 8.2 42 16.8 326 9.6 183 7.7 137 16.0
Reported Smoking 243 21.5 167 20.6 71 27.6 821 23.7 523 21.7 278 32.3
Unwed 343 30.2 195 24.0 136 52.3 1,034 29.6 573 23.6 425 48.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 153 14.2 83 10.8 61 24.9 493 14.8 256 11.0 213 25.5
12 Years 427 39.7 295 38.3 118 48.2 1,337 40.1 859 36.9 420 50.2
12+ Years 495 46.0 393 51.0 66 26.9 1,507 45.2 1,213 52.1 203 24.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 1,039 89.9 729 88.8 248 95.4 3,252 92.2 2,215 90.7 852 97.4
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 33 2.9 29 3.5 4 1.5 91 2.6 84 3.4 7 0.8
Other Facility 4 0.3 2 0.2 2 0.8 7 0.2 3 0.1 4 0.5
Outside Alaska 80 6.9 61 7.4 6 2.3 178 5.0 141 5.8 12 1.4
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 867 77.5 602 75.7 216 83.1 2,666 77.7 1,798 75.5 739 84.9
Vaginal after C-Section 46 4.1 38 4.8 6 2.3 101 2.9 80 3.4 17 2.0
Primary C-Section 121 10.8 93 11.7 25 9.6 430 12.5 324 13.6 78 9.0
Repeat C-Section 85 7.6 62 7.8 13 5.0 236 6.9 180 7.6 36 4.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 931 83.8 676 84.9 204 80.6 2,776 80.7 1,982 82.8 652 75.8
3rd Trimester 34 3.1 20 2.5 9 3.6 112 3.3 65 2.7 38 4.4
No Prenatal Care 7 0.6 3 0.4 4 1.6 25 0.7 12 0.5 11 1.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 233 21.4 163 20.9 60 24.4 689 20.5 457 19.5 203 24.2
Adequate 453 41.6 338 43.3 91 37.0 1,408 41.9 1,040 44.5 295 35.2
Intermediate 258 23.7 191 24.5 49 19.9 768 22.9 546 23.3 171 20.4
Inadequate 145 13.3 89 11.4 46 18.7 495 14.7 296 12.7 169 20.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 89 7.9 59 7.3 24 9.3 261 7.5 156 6.4 84 9.6
Low Birthweight Birth 46 4.0 35 4.3 6 2.3 136 3.9 96 3.9 31 3.5
1 Native Regional Corporation
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 Sealaska Corp.1

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 1,205 100.0 833 100.0 303 100.0 3,687 100.0 2,553 100.0 933 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 2 0.2 2 0.2 0 0.0 4 0.1 3 0.1 0 0.0
15-19 128 10.6 78 9.4 46 15.2 388 10.5 219 8.6 158 16.9
20-24 315 26.1 191 22.9 107 35.3 930 25.2 566 22.2 316 33.9
25-29 334 27.7 241 28.9 73 24.1 1,044 28.3 750 29.4 236 25.3
30-34 273 22.7 198 23.8 54 17.8 860 23.3 649 25.4 154 16.5
35-39 132 11.0 105 12.6 20 6.6 402 10.9 318 12.5 62 6.6
40-44 20 1.7 17 2.0 3 1.0 54 1.5 44 1.7 7 0.8
45+ 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0 3 0.1 2 0.1 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 111 9.5 62 7.6 48 16.3 334 9.3 188 7.5 139 15.2
Reported Smoking 274 23.2 167 20.3 101 34.0 878 24.2 553 22.0 306 33.4
Unwed 345 29.0 193 23.3 143 47.4 1,035 28.2 559 22.0 439 47.1
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 170 14.8 89 11.1 75 25.8 529 15.0 261 10.7 244 27.1
12 Years 445 38.7 284 35.4 142 48.8 1,402 39.8 889 36.4 451 50.1
12+ Years 535 46.5 429 53.5 74 25.4 1,590 45.2 1,295 53.0 205 22.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 1,122 93.1 765 91.8 297 98.0 3,424 92.9 2,324 91.0 916 98.2
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Home Birth 30 2.5 28 3.4 2 0.7 93 2.5 88 3.4 4 0.4
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 9 0.2 4 0.2 5 0.5
Outside Alaska 53 4.4 40 4.8 4 1.3 161 4.4 137 5.4 8 0.9
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 917 77.9 621 75.8 257 85.7 2,780 77.3 1,869 74.9 787 85.3
Vaginal after C-Section 32 2.7 27 3.3 3 1.0 87 2.4 68 2.7 16 1.7
Primary C-Section 154 13.1 114 13.9 27 9.0 483 13.4 363 14.6 83 9.0
Repeat C-Section 74 6.3 57 7.0 13 4.3 247 6.9 194 7.8 37 4.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 952 80.4 679 82.4 231 77.0 2,828 77.9 2,028 80.4 663 72.1
3rd Trimester 35 3.0 20 2.4 13 4.3 135 3.7 78 3.1 46 5.0
No Prenatal Care 4 0.3 2 0.3 2 0.7 28 0.8 14 0.6 12 1.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 226 19.8 152 19.1 67 22.9 723 20.4 477 19.4 215 23.9
Adequate 489 42.8 365 46.0 102 34.9 1,453 41.0 1,088 44.2 291 32.4
Intermediate 260 22.7 180 22.7 62 21.2 781 22.0 552 22.4 180 20.0
Inadequate 168 14.7 97 12.2 61 20.9 591 16.7 347 14.1 212 23.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 93 7.8 55 6.6 34 11.2 259 7.1 144 5.7 93 10.0
Low Birthweight Birth 57 4.8 37 4.5 17 5.6 141 3.8 90 3.5 40 4.3

1 Native Regional Corporation
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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