Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 6,654 100.0 4,599 100.0 902 100.0 19,510 100.0 13,536 100.0 2,658 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 5 0.1 1 0.0 1 0.1 10 0.1 3 0.0 4 0.2
15-19 607 9.1 342 7.4 123 13.6 1,764 9.0 983 7.3 389 14.6
20-24 1,794 27.0 1,127 24.5 315 34.9 5,395 27.7 3,505 25.9 907 34.1
25-29 1,999 30.1 1,465 31.9 235 26.1 5,844 30.0 4,261 31.5 710 26.7
30-34 1,405 21.1 1,055 22.9 143 15.9 3,996 20.5 2,954 21.8 422 15.9
35-39 685 10.3 488 10.6 71 7.9 1,987 10.2 1,434 10.6 196 7.4
40-44 141 2.1 107 2.3 14 1.6 464 2.4 357 2.6 29 1.1
45+ 15 0.2 13 0.3 0 0.0 41 0.2 34 0.3 1 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 213 3.3 126 2.8 62 6.9 523 2.7 307 2.3 172 6.5
Reported Smoking 797 12.1 481 10.6 232 25.7 2,385 12.4 1,402 10.4 734 27.7
Unwed 2,259 34.0 1,219 26.5 545 60.4 6,580 33.8 3,524 26.1 1,673 63.0
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 752 11.7 401 8.9 210 23.5 2,393 12.6 1,287 9.6 672 25.5
12 Years 2,244 34.9 1,398 31.0 438 48.9 7,470 39.2 4,864 36.4 1,257 47.6
12+ Years 3,430 53.4 2,714 60.1 247 27.6 9,183 48.2 7,212 54.0 711 26.9
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 6,197 93.1 4,188 91.1 889 98.6 18,242 93.5 12,386 91.5 2,617 98.5
Birthing Center 258 3.9 244 5.3 7 0.8 701 3.6 662 4.9 16 0.6
Home Birth 112 1.7 100 2.2 3 0.3 336 1.7 308 2.3 10 0.4
Other Facility 56 0.8 45 1.0 2 0.2 126 0.6 104 0.8 6 0.2
Outside Alaska 31 0.5 22 0.5 1 0.1 105 0.5 76 0.6 9 0.3
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,558 71.4 3,043 69.5 731 81.3 13,676 72.3 9,227 70.6 2,179 82.4
Vaginal after C-Section 79 1.2 43 1.0 24 2.7 254 1.3 153 1.2 67 2.5
Primary C-Section 1,323 20.7 982 22.4 98 10.9 3,723 19.7 2,742 21.0 275 10.4
Repeat C-Section 427 6.7 313 7.1 46 5.1 1,266 6.7 943 7.2 122 4.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,839 83.4 3,454 86.4 698 80.7 14,989 83.0 10,866 86.0 1,983 77.4
3rd Trimester 135 2.3 74 1.9 19 2.2 624 3.5 355 2.8 89 3.5
No Prenatal Care 46 0.9 21 0.6 8 1.0 116 0.7 49 0.4 29 1.2
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,300 26.6 972 29.2 141 16.9 4,318 26.5 3,266 28.9 402 16.1
Adequate 2,162 44.2 1,525 45.8 369 44.2 6,735 41.4 4,873 43.1 995 39.7
Intermediate 846 17.3 525 15.8 192 23.0 3,090 19.0 2,008 17.7 628 25.1
Inadequate 585 12.0 305 9.2 132 15.8 2,138 13.1 1,168 10.3 479 19.1
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 700 10.6 427 9.3 108 12.0 1,970 10.1 1,239 9.2 295 11.1
Low Birthweight Birth 406 6.1 255 5.5 55 6.1 1,176 6.0 759 5.6 156 5.9
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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 6,498 100.0 4,543 100.0 879 100.0 19,327 100.0 13,442 100.0 2,603 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 2 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.1 9 0.0 4 0.0 3 0.1
15-19 564 8.7 321 7.1 128 14.6 1,747 9.0 983 7.3 379 14.6
20-24 1,786 27.5 1,180 26.0 294 33.4 5,442 28.2 3,626 27.0 880 33.8
25-29 1,954 30.1 1,431 31.5 238 27.1 5,691 29.5 4,095 30.5 717 27.5
30-34 1,341 20.7 980 21.6 146 16.6 3,864 20.0 2,824 21.0 405 15.6
35-39 664 10.2 486 10.7 66 7.5 2,042 10.6 1,499 11.2 193 7.4
40-44 170 2.6 131 2.9 5 0.6 485 2.5 376 2.8 24 0.9
45+ 11 0.2 9 0.2 1 0.1 41 0.2 31 0.2 2 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 172 2.7 87 1.9 79 9.1 458 2.4 286 2.2 136 5.3
Reported Smoking 811 12.6 451 10.0 273 31.2 2,405 12.5 1,424 10.7 732 28.2
Unwed 2,187 33.7 1,184 26.1 555 63.2 6,429 33.3 3,446 25.7 1,658 63.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 833 13.1 449 10.0 233 26.8 2,483 13.1 1,350 10.1 684 26.4
12 Years 2,797 44.0 1,909 42.5 402 46.3 7,702 40.5 5,076 38.1 1,216 46.9
12+ Years 2,729 42.9 2,129 47.4 234 26.9 8,821 46.4 6,886 51.7 691 26.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 6,060 93.3 4,143 91.2 864 98.3 18,136 93.8 12,352 91.9 2,571 98.8
Birthing Center 244 3.8 231 5.1 3 0.3 653 3.4 614 4.6 11 0.4
Home Birth 109 1.7 102 2.2 4 0.5 357 1.8 331 2.5 9 0.3
Other Facility 46 0.7 37 0.8 3 0.3 80 0.4 68 0.5 4 0.2
Outside Alaska 39 0.6 30 0.7 5 0.6 101 0.5 77 0.6 8 0.3
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,624 73.0 3,196 72.4 714 81.9 13,801 73.1 9,372 71.6 2,152 83.1
Vaginal after C-Section 83 1.3 50 1.1 21 2.4 245 1.3 150 1.1 65 2.5
Primary C-Section 1,217 19.2 870 19.7 98 11.2 3,596 19.0 2,636 20.1 258 10.0
Repeat C-Section 407 6.4 298 6.8 39 4.5 1,238 6.6 930 7.1 115 4.4
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 5,021 82.2 3,715 85.7 617 72.9 15,354 82.8 11,124 85.4 1,944 76.9
3rd Trimester 246 4.0 136 3.1 38 4.5 757 4.1 452 3.5 97 3.8
No Prenatal Care 43 0.8 19 0.5 10 1.2 98 0.6 38 0.3 32 1.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,450 25.9 1,104 27.9 140 17.0 4,544 26.4 3,435 28.4 386 15.5
Adequate 2,215 39.6 1,632 41.3 305 37.0 6,908 40.1 5,040 41.7 939 37.6
Intermediate 1,115 19.9 766 19.4 202 24.5 3,434 19.9 2,274 18.8 653 26.2
Inadequate 811 14.5 450 11.4 178 21.6 2,356 13.7 1,342 11.1 519 20.8
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 628 9.7 394 8.7 101 11.5 2,002 10.4 1,308 9.8 276 10.6
Low Birthweight Birth 405 6.2 254 5.6 59 6.7 1,168 6.1 774 5.8 142 5.5
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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 6,358 100.0 4,394 100.0 877 100.0 18,779 100.0 13,099 100.0 2,518 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 3 0.0 1 0.0 2 0.2 11 0.1 6 0.0 3 0.1
15-19 593 9.3 320 7.3 138 15.7 1,736 9.2 983 7.5 364 14.5
20-24 1,815 28.5 1,198 27.3 298 34.0 5,365 28.6 3,600 27.5 873 34.7
25-29 1,891 29.7 1,365 31.1 237 27.0 5,380 28.7 3,863 29.5 679 27.0
30-34 1,250 19.7 919 20.9 133 15.2 3,753 20.0 2,780 21.2 365 14.5
35-39 638 10.0 460 10.5 59 6.7 1,998 10.6 1,469 11.2 189 7.5
40-44 153 2.4 119 2.7 10 1.1 494 2.6 367 2.8 43 1.7
45+ 15 0.2 12 0.3 0 0.0 40 0.2 30 0.2 2 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 138 2.2 94 2.2 31 3.6 400 2.1 282 2.2 80 3.2
Reported Smoking 777 12.3 470 10.8 229 26.3 2,368 12.7 1,434 11.0 674 26.9
Unwed 2,134 33.6 1,121 25.5 573 65.5 6,224 33.2 3,337 25.5 1,583 62.9
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 808 12.9 437 10.0 229 26.1 2,464 13.3 1,346 10.4 673 26.8
12 Years 2,429 38.8 1,557 35.7 417 47.6 7,137 38.6 4,646 35.8 1,170 46.7
12+ Years 3,024 48.3 2,369 54.3 230 26.3 8,902 48.1 6,981 53.8 665 26.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,985 94.1 4,055 92.3 864 98.5 17,652 94.0 12,071 92.2 2,484 98.6
Birthing Center 199 3.1 187 4.3 6 0.7 626 3.3 584 4.5 18 0.7
Home Birth 115 1.8 106 2.4 3 0.3 363 1.9 331 2.5 9 0.4
Other Facility 24 0.4 22 0.5 1 0.1 51 0.3 45 0.3 3 0.1
Outside Alaska 35 0.6 24 0.5 3 0.3 87 0.5 68 0.5 4 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,494 72.5 2,988 70.0 734 84.2 13,531 73.5 9,188 71.8 2,120 84.5
Vaginal after C-Section 92 1.5 60 1.4 22 2.5 257 1.4 158 1.2 68 2.7
Primary C-Section 1,183 19.1 890 20.8 79 9.1 3,367 18.3 2,504 19.6 219 8.7
Repeat C-Section 432 7.0 332 7.8 37 4.2 1,246 6.8 946 7.4 101 4.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 5,129 83.3 3,697 86.0 668 78.5 15,173 83.2 10,959 85.5 1,962 79.7
3rd Trimester 243 3.9 145 3.4 32 3.8 761 4.2 466 3.6 85 3.5
No Prenatal Care 27 0.5 9 0.2 11 1.3 75 0.4 23 0.2 32 1.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,568 27.0 1,190 29.5 121 14.3 4,600 27.0 3,486 29.1 386 15.8
Adequate 2,358 40.7 1,716 42.5 321 38.0 6,951 40.7 5,064 42.2 937 38.3
Intermediate 1,129 19.5 717 17.8 234 27.7 3,291 19.3 2,161 18.0 649 26.5
Inadequate 742 12.8 413 10.2 169 20.0 2,219 13.0 1,283 10.7 473 19.3
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 642 10.1 418 9.5 86 9.8 2,025 10.8 1,344 10.3 253 10.1
Low Birthweight Birth 365 5.8 250 5.7 42 4.8 1,154 6.2 768 5.9 132 5.3
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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 6,471 100.0 4,505 100.0 847 100.0 18,330 100.0 12,974 100.0 2,403 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 4 0.1 2 0.0 0 0.0 12 0.1 6 0.0 3 0.1
15-19 590 9.1 342 7.6 113 13.3 1,691 9.2 991 7.6 343 14.3
20-24 1,841 28.5 1,248 27.7 288 34.0 5,207 28.4 3,529 27.2 836 34.8
25-29 1,846 28.5 1,299 28.8 242 28.6 5,083 27.7 3,674 28.3 641 26.7
30-34 1,273 19.7 925 20.5 126 14.9 3,782 20.6 2,866 22.1 351 14.6
35-39 740 11.4 553 12.3 68 8.0 2,002 10.9 1,504 11.6 176 7.3
40-44 162 2.5 126 2.8 9 1.1 502 2.7 367 2.8 50 2.1
45+ 15 0.2 10 0.2 1 0.1 43 0.2 32 0.2 2 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 148 2.3 105 2.4 26 3.1 353 1.9 253 2.0 69 2.9
Reported Smoking 817 12.7 503 11.2 230 27.2 2,356 13.0 1,453 11.3 651 27.2
Unwed 2,108 32.6 1,141 25.3 530 62.6 5,947 32.5 3,266 25.2 1,469 61.2
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 842 13.2 464 10.4 222 26.2 2,372 13.4 1,302 10.4 648 27.2
12 Years 2,476 38.8 1,610 36.1 397 46.9 6,856 38.9 4,518 36.1 1,097 46.0
12+ Years 3,068 48.0 2,388 53.5 227 26.8 8,415 47.7 6,681 53.4 638 26.8
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 6,091 94.1 4,154 92.2 843 99.5 17,247 94.1 11,978 92.3 2,372 98.7
Birthing Center 210 3.2 196 4.4 2 0.2 615 3.4 577 4.4 16 0.7
Home Birth 133 2.1 123 2.7 2 0.2 365 2.0 333 2.6 10 0.4
Other Facility 10 0.2 9 0.2 0 0.0 29 0.2 25 0.2 2 0.1
Outside Alaska 27 0.4 23 0.5 0 0.0 74 0.4 61 0.5 3 0.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,683 73.8 3,188 72.4 704 83.2 13,514 74.8 9,383 73.5 2,022 84.3
Vaginal after C-Section 70 1.1 40 0.9 22 2.6 243 1.3 144 1.1 64 2.7
Primary C-Section 1,196 18.8 876 19.9 81 9.6 3,122 17.3 2,334 18.3 217 9.0
Repeat C-Section 399 6.3 300 6.8 39 4.6 1,198 6.6 906 7.1 95 4.0
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 5,204 82.9 3,712 84.4 659 79.3 14,723 83.6 10,754 85.7 1,896 80.4
3rd Trimester 268 4.3 171 3.9 27 3.2 715 4.1 452 3.6 72 3.1
No Prenatal Care 28 0.5 10 0.2 11 1.3 71 0.4 24 0.2 26 1.1
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,526 26.1 1,141 27.8 125 15.1 4,431 27.4 3,435 29.9 337 14.5
Adequate 2,335 39.9 1,692 41.2 313 37.8 6,631 40.9 4,892 42.6 877 37.7
Intermediate 1,190 20.3 791 19.3 217 26.2 3,041 18.8 1,957 17.0 662 28.4
Inadequate 803 13.7 479 11.7 172 20.8 2,094 12.9 1,213 10.6 452 19.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 732 11.3 496 11.0 89 10.5 1,989 10.9 1,359 10.5 233 9.7
Low Birthweight Birth 398 6.2 270 6.0 41 4.8 1,152 6.3 769 5.9 128 5.3
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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 5,950 100.0 4,200 100.0 794 100.0 17,640 100.0 12,596 100.0 2,342 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 4 0.1 3 0.1 1 0.1 17 0.1 8 0.1 5 0.2
15-19 553 9.3 321 7.6 113 14.2 1,662 9.4 992 7.9 355 15.2
20-24 1,709 28.7 1,154 27.5 287 36.1 5,005 28.4 3,379 26.8 828 35.4
25-29 1,643 27.6 1,199 28.6 200 25.2 4,768 27.0 3,501 27.8 592 25.3
30-34 1,230 20.7 936 22.3 106 13.4 3,748 21.3 2,890 23.0 338 14.4
35-39 620 10.4 456 10.9 62 7.8 1,880 10.7 1,414 11.2 168 7.2
40-44 179 3.0 122 2.9 24 3.0 505 2.9 371 2.9 52 2.2
45+ 10 0.2 8 0.2 1 0.1 44 0.2 36 0.3 3 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 114 1.9 83 2.0 23 2.9 310 1.8 217 1.7 74 3.2
Reported Smoking 774 13.1 461 11.0 215 27.2 2,397 13.7 1,467 11.7 677 29.0
Unwed 1,982 33.4 1,075 25.6 480 60.5 5,693 32.3 3,181 25.3 1,403 59.9
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 814 13.9 445 10.7 222 28.2 2,302 13.7 1,275 10.6 654 28.3
12 Years 2,232 38.1 1,479 35.7 356 45.3 6,482 38.5 4,325 35.9 1,044 45.2
12+ Years 2,810 48.0 2,224 53.6 208 26.5 8,069 47.9 6,461 53.6 613 26.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,576 93.7 3,862 92.0 777 97.9 16,633 94.3 11,673 92.7 2,308 98.5
Birthing Center 217 3.6 201 4.8 10 1.3 569 3.2 539 4.3 15 0.6
Home Birth 115 1.9 102 2.4 4 0.5 343 1.9 306 2.4 12 0.5
Other Facility 17 0.3 14 0.3 2 0.3 21 0.1 18 0.1 2 0.1
Outside Alaska 25 0.4 21 0.5 1 0.1 74 0.4 60 0.5 5 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,354 74.4 3,012 73.1 682 86.3 13,177 75.4 9,251 74.2 1,986 85.0
Vaginal after C-Section 95 1.6 58 1.4 24 3.0 239 1.4 148 1.2 55 2.4
Primary C-Section 988 16.9 738 17.9 59 7.5 2,785 15.9 2,113 16.9 187 8.0
Repeat C-Section 415 7.1 314 7.6 25 3.2 1,278 7.3 956 7.7 108 4.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,840 83.4 3,550 86.1 635 81.3 14,067 83.8 10,396 86.0 1,850 80.5
3rd Trimester 250 4.3 150 3.6 26 3.3 669 4.0 440 3.6 73 3.2
No Prenatal Care 20 0.4 4 0.1 10 1.3 69 0.5 30 0.3 19 0.8
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,506 27.8 1,155 30.0 140 18.1 4,302 28.3 3,397 31.2 324 14.4
Adequate 2,258 41.7 1,656 43.0 303 39.2 6,462 42.5 4,761 43.8 914 40.5
Intermediate 972 18.0 653 16.9 198 25.6 2,513 16.5 1,590 14.6 613 27.2
Inadequate 674 12.5 391 10.1 132 17.1 1,917 12.6 1,124 10.3 405 18.0
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 651 11.0 430 10.2 78 9.8 1,881 10.7 1,301 10.4 221 9.4
Low Birthweight Birth 391 6.6 248 5.9 49 6.2 1,098 6.2 736 5.9 138 5.9
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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 5,909 100.0 4,269 100.0 762 100.0 17,266 100.0 12,423 100.0 2,222 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 4 0.1 1 0.0 2 0.3 22 0.1 10 0.1 6 0.3
15-19 548 9.3 328 7.7 117 15.4 1,671 9.7 1,011 8.1 356 16.0
20-24 1,657 28.1 1,127 26.4 261 34.3 4,853 28.1 3,310 26.7 767 34.5
25-29 1,594 27.0 1,176 27.6 199 26.1 4,552 26.4 3,340 26.9 563 25.4
30-34 1,279 21.7 1,005 23.6 119 15.6 3,763 21.8 2,917 23.5 330 14.9
35-39 642 10.9 495 11.6 46 6.0 1,856 10.8 1,411 11.4 156 7.0
40-44 161 2.7 119 2.8 17 2.2 489 2.8 378 3.0 40 1.8
45+ 18 0.3 14 0.3 0 0.0 42 0.2 35 0.3 2 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 91 1.6 65 1.5 20 2.6 318 1.9 204 1.7 90 4.1
Reported Smoking 765 13.1 489 11.6 206 27.2 2,465 14.5 1,526 12.4 706 31.9
Unwed 1,857 31.4 1,050 24.6 459 60.2 5,476 31.8 3,116 25.1 1,336 60.2
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 716 13.3 393 10.1 204 27.2 2,208 13.5 1,232 10.5 634 28.9
12 Years 2,148 39.8 1,429 36.7 344 45.8 6,510 39.9 4,407 37.4 1,011 46.1
12+ Years 2,537 47.0 2,069 53.2 203 27.0 7,597 46.6 6,144 52.1 547 25.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,580 94.4 3,962 92.8 752 98.7 16,356 94.7 11,583 93.2 2,198 98.9
Birthing Center 188 3.2 180 4.2 4 0.5 509 2.9 484 3.9 10 0.5
Home Birth 117 2.0 108 2.5 4 0.5 320 1.9 292 2.4 9 0.4
Other Facility 2 0.0 2 0.0 0 0.0 7 0.0 7 0.1 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 22 0.4 17 0.4 2 0.3 74 0.4 57 0.5 5 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,477 76.2 3,183 75.1 636 83.5 13,094 76.4 9,280 75.3 1,896 85.4
Vaginal after C-Section 78 1.3 46 1.1 18 2.4 229 1.3 146 1.2 45 2.0
Primary C-Section 938 16.0 720 17.0 77 10.1 2,573 15.0 1,960 15.9 175 7.9
Repeat C-Section 384 6.5 292 6.9 31 4.1 1,251 7.3 944 7.7 103 4.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,679 84.6 3,492 86.7 602 80.8 13,669 83.8 10,144 85.6 1,733 79.6
3rd Trimester 197 3.6 131 3.3 19 2.6 616 3.8 432 3.6 71 3.3
No Prenatal Care 23 0.5 10 0.3 5 0.7 75 0.5 41 0.4 15 0.7
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,399 28.4 1,139 32.2 72 9.9 4,128 28.1 3,245 30.6 323 15.1
Adequate 2,038 41.3 1,544 43.6 261 35.9 6,345 43.2 4,717 44.5 874 41.0
Intermediate 879 17.8 513 14.5 247 33.9 2,383 16.2 1,519 14.3 543 25.4
Inadequate 617 12.5 343 9.7 148 20.3 1,838 12.5 1,114 10.5 394 18.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 606 10.3 433 10.2 66 8.7 1,751 10.2 1,223 9.9 206 9.3
Low Birthweight Birth 363 6.2 251 5.9 38 5.0 1,045 6.1 696 5.6 129 5.8
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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 5,781 100.0 4,127 100.0 786 100.0 16,937 100.0 12,231 100.0 2,159 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 9 0.2 4 0.1 2 0.3 23 0.1 11 0.1 7 0.3
15-19 561 9.7 343 8.3 125 15.9 1,674 9.9 1,022 8.4 348 16.1
20-24 1,639 28.4 1,098 26.6 280 35.6 4,712 27.8 3,232 26.4 747 34.6
25-29 1,531 26.5 1,126 27.3 193 24.6 4,431 26.2 3,264 26.7 530 24.6
30-34 1,239 21.4 949 23.0 113 14.4 3,707 21.9 2,865 23.4 322 14.9
35-39 618 10.7 463 11.2 60 7.6 1,861 11.0 1,417 11.6 167 7.7
40-44 165 2.9 130 3.1 11 1.4 478 2.8 383 3.1 32 1.5
45+ 16 0.3 14 0.3 2 0.3 36 0.2 28 0.2 5 0.2
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 105 1.8 69 1.7 31 4.0 350 2.1 212 1.8 111 5.2
Reported Smoking 858 15.0 517 12.6 256 32.7 2,552 15.2 1,586 13.1 725 33.7
Unwed 1,854 32.1 1,056 25.6 464 59.0 5,287 31.3 3,035 24.8 1,288 59.8
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 772 13.8 437 10.9 228 29.5 2,170 13.2 1,215 10.2 621 29.2
12 Years 2,102 37.6 1,417 35.2 344 44.4 6,688 40.8 4,599 38.6 1,030 48.4
12+ Years 2,722 48.6 2,168 53.9 202 26.1 7,523 45.9 6,104 51.2 475 22.3
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,477 94.7 3,849 93.3 779 99.1 16,071 94.9 11,443 93.6 2,139 99.1
Birthing Center 164 2.8 158 3.8 1 0.1 493 2.9 465 3.8 10 0.5
Home Birth 111 1.9 96 2.3 4 0.5 285 1.7 254 2.1 6 0.3
Other Facility 2 0.0 2 0.0 0 0.0 5 0.0 5 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 27 0.5 22 0.5 2 0.3 83 0.5 64 0.5 4 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,346 75.6 3,056 74.4 668 85.2 12,816 76.5 9,122 75.4 1,831 85.0
Vaginal after C-Section 66 1.1 44 1.1 13 1.7 255 1.5 169 1.4 51 2.4
Primary C-Section 859 14.9 655 16.0 51 6.5 2,400 14.3 1,828 15.1 167 7.7
Repeat C-Section 479 8.3 350 8.5 52 6.6 1,292 7.7 975 8.1 106 4.9
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,548 83.3 3,354 85.2 613 79.5 13,589 83.9 10,083 85.4 1,688 80.0
3rd Trimester 222 4.1 159 4.0 28 3.6 569 3.5 395 3.3 76 3.6
No Prenatal Care 26 0.5 16 0.5 4 0.5 75 0.5 40 0.4 20 1.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,397 28.8 1,103 31.7 112 14.8 4,151 27.9 3,185 29.5 439 21.1
Adequate 2,166 44.7 1,561 44.9 350 46.4 6,687 45.0 4,949 45.9 899 43.2
Intermediate 662 13.6 424 12.2 168 22.3 2,283 15.4 1,550 14.4 395 19.0
Inadequate 626 12.9 390 11.2 125 16.6 1,744 11.7 1,102 10.2 346 16.6
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 624 10.9 438 10.7 77 9.8 1,682 10.0 1,142 9.4 220 10.2
Low Birthweight Birth 344 6.0 237 5.8 51 6.5 1,013 6.0 659 5.4 137 6.4
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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 5,576 100.0 4,027 100.0 674 100.0 16,682 100.0 12,152 100.0 2,039 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 9 0.2 5 0.1 2 0.3 21 0.1 9 0.1 5 0.2
15-19 562 10.1 340 8.5 114 16.9 1,729 10.4 1,055 8.7 350 17.2
20-24 1,557 28.0 1,085 27.0 226 33.6 4,514 27.1 3,162 26.0 672 33.0
25-29 1,427 25.6 1,038 25.8 171 25.4 4,437 26.6 3,286 27.1 511 25.1
30-34 1,245 22.4 963 24.0 98 14.6 3,623 21.7 2,802 23.1 309 15.2
35-39 596 10.7 453 11.3 50 7.4 1,841 11.0 1,436 11.8 151 7.4
40-44 163 2.9 129 3.2 12 1.8 478 2.9 374 3.1 37 1.8
45+ 8 0.1 7 0.2 0 0.0 24 0.1 17 0.1 3 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 122 2.2 70 1.8 39 5.8 367 2.2 220 1.8 115 5.7
Reported Smoking 842 15.3 520 13.0 244 36.3 2,553 15.5 1,645 13.6 676 33.4
Unwed 1,765 31.7 1,010 25.1 413 61.4 5,139 30.9 2,981 24.6 1,203 59.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 720 13.5 402 10.4 202 30.3 2,080 12.9 1,151 9.7 580 29.0
12 Years 2,260 42.5 1,561 40.3 323 48.4 6,641 41.1 4,660 39.2 970 48.5
12+ Years 2,338 44.0 1,907 49.3 142 21.3 7,451 46.1 6,067 51.1 451 22.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,299 95.0 3,772 93.7 667 99.0 15,822 94.8 11,363 93.5 2,020 99.1
Birthing Center 157 2.8 146 3.6 5 0.7 518 3.1 487 4.0 12 0.6
Home Birth 92 1.6 88 2.2 1 0.1 251 1.5 230 1.9 4 0.2
Other Facility 3 0.1 3 0.1 0 0.0 6 0.0 6 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 25 0.4 18 0.4 1 0.1 85 0.5 66 0.5 3 0.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,271 77.4 3,041 76.3 592 88.0 12,750 77.6 9,169 76.8 1,733 85.2
Vaginal after C-Section 85 1.5 56 1.4 14 2.1 286 1.7 194 1.6 57 2.8
Primary C-Section 776 14.1 585 14.7 47 7.0 2,269 13.8 1,717 14.4 169 8.3
Repeat C-Section 388 7.0 302 7.6 20 3.0 1,118 6.8 861 7.2 74 3.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,442 83.6 3,298 85.0 518 78.4 13,576 84.4 10,161 85.9 1,591 79.9
3rd Trimester 197 3.7 142 3.7 24 3.6 479 3.0 314 2.7 69 3.5
No Prenatal Care 26 0.5 15 0.4 6 0.9 70 0.5 34 0.3 21 1.1
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,332 27.1 1,003 28.0 139 21.4 4,269 28.2 3,229 29.1 480 24.3
Adequate 2,141 43.6 1,612 45.1 263 40.4 6,967 45.9 5,263 47.4 839 42.5
Intermediate 842 17.1 582 16.3 128 19.7 2,290 15.1 1,587 14.3 332 16.8
Inadequate 595 12.1 381 10.6 121 18.6 1,638 10.8 1,031 9.3 321 16.3
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 521 9.4 352 8.8 63 9.4 1,620 9.7 1,084 8.9 215 10.6
Low Birthweight Birth 338 6.1 208 5.2 40 5.9 994 6.0 612 5.0 137 6.7
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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 5,580 100.0 4,077 100.0 699 100.0 16,648 100.0 12,358 100.0 1,991 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 5 0.1 2 0.0 3 0.4 21 0.1 9 0.1 4 0.2
15-19 551 9.9 339 8.3 109 15.6 1,762 10.6 1,096 8.9 351 17.6
20-24 1,516 27.2 1,049 25.7 241 34.5 4,425 26.6 3,139 25.4 652 32.7
25-29 1,473 26.4 1,100 27.0 166 23.7 4,560 27.4 3,463 28.0 496 24.9
30-34 1,223 21.9 953 23.4 111 15.9 3,520 21.2 2,772 22.4 292 14.7
35-39 647 11.6 501 12.3 57 8.2 1,858 11.2 1,486 12.0 149 7.5
40-44 150 2.7 124 3.0 9 1.3 464 2.8 363 2.9 44 2.2
45+ 12 0.2 7 0.2 3 0.4 29 0.2 23 0.2 3 0.2
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 123 2.2 73 1.8 41 5.9 411 2.5 251 2.0 133 6.8
Reported Smoking 852 15.4 549 13.6 225 32.5 2,571 15.6 1,707 13.9 651 33.1
Unwed 1,668 29.9 969 23.8 411 59.1 5,053 30.4 3,013 24.4 1,156 58.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 678 12.4 376 9.3 191 27.9 2,071 12.7 1,187 9.7 572 29.7
12 Years 2,326 42.5 1,621 40.3 363 53.0 6,498 39.9 4,680 38.4 906 47.0
12+ Years 2,463 45.1 2,029 50.4 131 19.1 7,724 47.4 6,332 51.9 451 23.4
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,295 94.9 3,822 93.7 693 99.1 15,734 94.5 11,518 93.2 1,973 99.1
Birthing Center 172 3.1 161 3.9 4 0.6 545 3.3 515 4.2 11 0.6
Home Birth 82 1.5 70 1.7 1 0.1 272 1.6 247 2.0 4 0.2
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 0.0 5 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 31 0.6 24 0.6 1 0.1 92 0.6 73 0.6 3 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,199 76.4 3,025 75.5 571 81.8 12,961 79.1 9,511 78.3 1,693 85.3
Vaginal after C-Section 104 1.9 69 1.7 24 3.4 315 1.9 223 1.8 54 2.7
Primary C-Section 765 13.9 588 14.7 69 9.9 2,083 12.7 1,600 13.2 166 8.4
Repeat C-Section 425 7.7 323 8.1 34 4.9 1,028 6.3 810 6.7 71 3.6
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,599 84.7 3,431 85.9 557 82.2 13,647 84.1 10,355 85.3 1,557 80.2
3rd Trimester 150 2.8 94 2.4 24 3.5 454 2.8 304 2.5 64 3.3
No Prenatal Care 23 0.4 9 0.2 10 1.5 70 0.4 35 0.3 20 1.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,422 27.9 1,079 28.9 188 27.9 4,698 29.9 3,615 30.9 485 25.1
Adequate 2,380 46.6 1,776 47.6 286 42.5 7,359 46.9 5,666 48.4 815 42.1
Intermediate 779 15.3 544 14.6 99 14.7 2,030 12.9 1,387 11.9 331 17.1
Inadequate 523 10.2 331 8.9 100 14.9 1,606 10.2 1,031 8.8 303 15.7
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 537 9.6 352 8.6 80 11.5 1,712 10.3 1,169 9.5 230 11.6
Low Birthweight Birth 331 6.0 214 5.3 46 6.6 997 6.0 640 5.2 140 7.1
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 5,526 100.0 4,048 100.0 666 100.0 16,514 100.0 12,542 100.0 1,900 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 7 0.1 2 0.0 0 0.0 19 0.1 9 0.1 2 0.1
15-19 616 11.2 376 9.3 127 19.1 1,809 11.0 1,161 9.3 363 19.1
20-24 1,441 26.1 1,028 25.4 205 30.8 4,321 26.2 3,153 25.1 604 31.8
25-29 1,537 27.8 1,148 28.4 174 26.1 4,641 28.1 3,634 29.0 465 24.5
30-34 1,155 20.9 886 21.9 100 15.0 3,435 20.8 2,721 21.7 290 15.3
35-39 598 10.8 482 11.9 44 6.6 1,804 10.9 1,478 11.8 131 6.9
40-44 165 3.0 121 3.0 16 2.4 449 2.7 352 2.8 45 2.4
45+ 4 0.1 3 0.1 0 0.0 30 0.2 29 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 122 2.2 77 1.9 35 5.3 454 2.8 270 2.2 160 8.5
Reported Smoking 859 15.7 576 14.3 207 31.4 2,616 15.9 1,790 14.3 653 34.7
Unwed 1,706 30.9 1,002 24.8 379 57.4 4,956 30.1 3,079 24.6 1,084 57.3
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 682 12.7 373 9.4 187 28.8 2,059 12.7 1,230 9.9 550 30.4
12 Years 2,055 38.1 1,478 37.1 284 43.8 6,235 38.6 4,632 37.4 814 44.9
12+ Years 2,650 49.2 2,131 53.5 178 27.4 7,876 48.7 6,523 52.7 448 24.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,228 94.6 3,769 93.1 660 99.1 15,625 94.6 11,710 93.4 1,884 99.2
Birthing Center 189 3.4 180 4.4 3 0.5 514 3.1 491 3.9 9 0.5
Home Birth 77 1.4 72 1.8 2 0.3 287 1.7 269 2.1 5 0.3
Other Facility 3 0.1 3 0.1 0 0.0 7 0.0 7 0.1 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 29 0.5 24 0.6 1 0.2 81 0.5 65 0.5 2 0.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,280 79.1 3,103 78.5 570 86.1 13,147 80.7 9,917 80.2 1,628 86.0
Vaginal after C-Section 97 1.8 69 1.7 19 2.9 358 2.2 257 2.1 61 3.2
Primary C-Section 728 13.5 544 13.8 53 8.0 1,845 11.3 1,417 11.5 151 8.0
Repeat C-Section 305 5.6 236 6.0 20 3.0 946 5.8 772 6.2 53 2.8
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,535 84.8 3,432 86.7 516 79.1 13,631 84.3 10,547 85.4 1,485 79.9
3rd Trimester 132 2.5 78 2.0 21 3.2 442 2.7 323 2.6 54 2.9
No Prenatal Care 21 0.4 10 0.3 5 0.8 76 0.5 46 0.4 13 0.7
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,515 29.4 1,147 30.2 153 23.6 5,110 32.0 4,026 33.0 427 23.2
Adequate 2,446 47.5 1,875 49.3 290 44.8 7,399 46.4 5,828 47.8 788 42.8
Intermediate 669 13.0 461 12.1 105 16.2 1,836 11.5 1,252 10.3 348 18.9
Inadequate 520 10.1 319 8.4 100 15.4 1,606 10.1 1,080 8.9 280 15.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 562 10.2 380 9.4 72 10.9 1,711 10.4 1,206 9.6 237 12.5
Low Birthweight Birth 325 5.9 190 4.7 51 7.7 1,009 6.1 680 5.4 134 7.1
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 5,542 100.0 4,233 100.0 626 100.0 16,452 100.0 12,711 100.0 1,836 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 9 0.2 5 0.1 1 0.2 21 0.1 9 0.1 6 0.3
15-19 595 10.7 381 9.0 115 18.4 1,762 10.7 1,183 9.3 325 17.7
20-24 1,468 26.5 1,062 25.1 206 32.9 4,277 26.0 3,171 25.0 576 31.4
25-29 1,550 28.0 1,215 28.7 156 24.9 4,601 28.0 3,676 28.9 437 23.8
30-34 1,142 20.6 933 22.1 81 12.9 3,503 21.3 2,790 22.0 311 16.9
35-39 613 11.1 503 11.9 48 7.7 1,844 11.2 1,505 11.8 148 8.1
40-44 149 2.7 118 2.8 19 3.0 410 2.5 343 2.7 33 1.8
45+ 13 0.2 13 0.3 0 0.0 29 0.2 29 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 166 3.0 101 2.4 57 9.3 500 3.1 282 2.2 193 10.6
Reported Smoking 860 15.6 582 13.8 219 35.5 2,676 16.3 1,857 14.6 663 36.3
Unwed 1,679 30.3 1,042 24.6 366 58.7 4,786 29.1 3,041 23.9 1,039 56.7
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 711 13.1 438 10.5 194 32.6 2,068 12.8 1,294 10.3 526 30.0
12 Years 2,117 38.9 1,581 37.7 259 43.5 6,280 38.8 4,702 37.3 812 46.3
12+ Years 2,611 48.0 2,172 51.8 142 23.9 7,857 48.5 6,603 52.4 415 23.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,211 94.0 3,927 92.8 620 99.0 15,603 94.8 11,921 93.8 1,819 99.1
Birthing Center 184 3.3 174 4.1 4 0.6 448 2.7 424 3.3 8 0.4
Home Birth 113 2.0 105 2.5 1 0.2 314 1.9 292 2.3 7 0.4
Other Facility 2 0.0 2 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.0 4 0.0 0 0.0
Outside Alaska 32 0.6 25 0.6 1 0.2 83 0.5 70 0.6 2 0.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,482 81.7 3,383 80.8 552 88.5 13,140 80.5 10,079 79.9 1,588 86.7
Vaginal after C-Section 114 2.1 85 2.0 11 1.8 408 2.5 293 2.3 67 3.7
Primary C-Section 590 10.8 468 11.2 44 7.1 1,758 10.8 1,395 11.1 128 7.0
Repeat C-Section 298 5.4 251 6.0 17 2.7 1,024 6.3 847 6.7 49 2.7
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,513 82.6 3,492 83.4 484 79.1 13,577 83.8 10,614 84.5 1,429 79.6
3rd Trimester 172 3.1 132 3.2 19 3.1 451 2.8 335 2.7 63 3.5
No Prenatal Care 26 0.5 16 0.4 5 0.8 87 0.5 53 0.4 16 0.9
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,761 32.4 1,389 33.3 144 23.5 5,366 33.1 4,297 34.2 423 23.6
Adequate 2,533 46.6 2,015 48.4 239 39.0 7,428 45.9 5,937 47.3 723 40.4
Intermediate 582 10.7 382 9.2 127 20.7 1,725 10.7 1,157 9.2 358 20.0
Inadequate 563 10.4 381 9.1 103 16.8 1,674 10.3 1,159 9.2 285 15.9
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 613 11.1 437 10.3 78 12.5 1,697 10.3 1,214 9.6 244 13.3
Low Birthweight Birth 341 6.2 236 5.6 43 6.9 1,019 6.2 726 5.7 122 6.7
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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 5,446 100.0 4,261 100.0 608 100.0 16,384 100.0 12,736 100.0 1,825 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 3 0.1 2 0.0 1 0.2 19 0.1 8 0.1 6 0.3
15-19 598 11.0 404 9.5 121 19.9 1,768 10.8 1,204 9.5 324 17.8
20-24 1,412 25.9 1,063 24.9 193 31.7 4,186 25.6 3,161 24.8 544 29.8
25-29 1,554 28.5 1,271 29.8 135 22.2 4,557 27.8 3,648 28.7 438 24.0
30-34 1,138 20.9 902 21.2 109 17.9 3,583 21.9 2,853 22.4 342 18.7
35-39 593 10.9 493 11.6 39 6.4 1,841 11.2 1,490 11.7 152 8.3
40-44 135 2.5 113 2.7 10 1.6 403 2.5 347 2.7 19 1.0
45+ 13 0.2 13 0.3 0 0.0 21 0.1 20 0.2 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 166 3.1 92 2.2 68 11.2 525 3.2 286 2.3 214 11.7
Reported Smoking 897 16.5 632 14.9 227 37.5 2,795 17.1 1,954 15.4 684 37.5
Unwed 1,571 28.9 1,035 24.3 339 55.8 4,695 28.7 3,004 23.6 1,028 56.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 666 12.5 419 9.9 169 29.8 2,058 12.7 1,281 10.1 528 29.9
12 Years 2,063 38.6 1,573 37.3 271 47.7 6,304 38.9 4,748 37.6 831 47.1
12+ Years 2,615 48.9 2,220 52.7 128 22.5 7,826 48.3 6,601 52.3 406 23.0
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,186 95.2 4,014 94.2 604 99.3 15,581 95.1 11,983 94.1 1,808 99.1
Birthing Center 141 2.6 137 3.2 2 0.3 403 2.5 384 3.0 6 0.3
Home Birth 97 1.8 92 2.2 2 0.3 324 2.0 305 2.4 9 0.5
Other Facility 2 0.0 2 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.0 2 0.0 1 0.1
Outside Alaska 20 0.4 16 0.4 0 0.0 72 0.4 62 0.5 1 0.1
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,385 81.2 3,431 81.2 506 83.4 12,930 79.3 9,980 78.7 1,564 85.8
Vaginal after C-Section 147 2.7 103 2.4 31 5.1 465 2.9 340 2.7 75 4.1
Primary C-Section 527 9.8 405 9.6 54 8.9 1,817 11.1 1,450 11.4 139 7.6
Repeat C-Section 343 6.3 285 6.7 16 2.6 1,098 6.7 908 7.2 45 2.5
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,583 85.5 3,623 86.1 485 81.5 13,573 84.1 10,674 84.9 1,425 79.7
3rd Trimester 138 2.6 113 2.7 14 2.4 383 2.4 273 2.2 66 3.7
No Prenatal Care 29 0.5 20 0.5 3 0.5 92 0.6 57 0.5 18 1.0
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,834 34.2 1,490 35.3 130 22.3 5,337 33.0 4,275 34.0 456 25.6
Adequate 2,420 45.1 1,938 46.0 259 44.5 7,451 46.1 5,956 47.3 736 41.3
Intermediate 585 10.9 409 9.7 116 19.9 1,730 10.7 1,214 9.6 314 17.6
Inadequate 523 9.8 380 9.0 77 13.2 1,638 10.1 1,146 9.1 277 15.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 536 9.9 389 9.2 87 14.3 1,606 9.8 1,147 9.0 255 14.0
Low Birthweight Birth 343 6.3 254 6.0 40 6.6 1,009 6.2 720 5.7 127 7.0
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 Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 5,464 100.0 4,217 100.0 602 100.0 16,754 100.0 13,005 100.0 1,869 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 9 0.2 2 0.0 4 0.7 24 0.1 10 0.1 8 0.4
15-19 569 10.4 398 9.4 89 14.8 1,795 10.7 1,205 9.3 327 17.5
20-24 1,397 25.6 1,046 24.8 177 29.4 4,322 25.8 3,262 25.1 556 29.8
25-29 1,497 27.4 1,190 28.2 146 24.3 4,542 27.1 3,607 27.8 449 24.0
30-34 1,223 22.4 955 22.7 121 20.1 3,745 22.4 3,012 23.2 338 18.1
35-39 638 11.7 509 12.1 61 10.1 1,889 11.3 1,525 11.7 174 9.3
40-44 126 2.3 112 2.7 4 0.7 415 2.5 366 2.8 16 0.9
45+ 3 0.1 3 0.1 0 0.0 10 0.1 9 0.1 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 168 3.1 89 2.1 68 11.3 547 3.3 281 2.2 241 12.9
Reported Smoking 919 16.9 643 15.3 217 36.1 2,902 17.4 1,998 15.4 739 39.6
Unwed 1,536 28.1 964 22.9 334 55.5 4,760 28.4 2,991 23.0 1,072 57.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 691 12.7 437 10.4 163 27.6 2,121 12.8 1,320 10.2 541 29.7
12 Years 2,100 38.7 1,548 36.9 282 47.8 6,515 39.3 4,855 37.6 869 47.8
12+ Years 2,631 48.5 2,211 52.7 145 24.6 7,947 47.9 6,734 52.2 409 22.5
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,206 95.3 3,980 94.4 595 98.8 15,970 95.3 12,270 94.3 1,848 98.9
Birthing Center 123 2.3 113 2.7 2 0.3 335 2.0 317 2.4 5 0.3
Home Birth 104 1.9 95 2.3 4 0.7 370 2.2 351 2.7 11 0.6
Other Facility 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.0 2 0.0 1 0.1
Outside Alaska 31 0.6 29 0.7 1 0.2 75 0.4 65 0.5 4 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,273 78.5 3,265 77.7 530 88.2 13,372 80.0 10,273 79.1 1,638 87.7
Vaginal after C-Section 147 2.7 105 2.5 25 4.2 473 2.8 363 2.8 60 3.2
Primary C-Section 641 11.8 522 12.4 30 5.0 1,827 10.9 1,482 11.4 125 6.7
Repeat C-Section 383 7.0 311 7.4 16 2.7 1,048 6.3 863 6.6 45 2.4
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,481 83.3 3,499 84.0 460 78.2 13,996 84.7 11,021 85.7 1,421 77.7
3rd Trimester 141 2.6 90 2.2 30 5.1 353 2.1 225 1.7 82 4.5
No Prenatal Care 32 0.6 17 0.4 8 1.3 92 0.6 51 0.4 28 1.5
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,771 32.8 1,418 34.0 149 25.1 5,097 30.8 4,047 31.5 496 26.9
Adequate 2,475 45.9 1,984 47.6 225 37.9 8,168 49.4 6,522 50.8 763 41.3
Intermediate 558 10.3 366 8.8 115 19.4 1,665 10.1 1,196 9.3 265 14.4
Inadequate 588 10.9 398 9.6 105 17.7 1,609 9.7 1,083 8.4 322 17.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 548 10.0 388 9.2 79 13.1 1,535 9.2 1,100 8.5 237 12.7
Low Birthweight Birth 335 6.1 236 5.6 39 6.5 1,008 6.0 717 5.5 120 6.5
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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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 5,474 100.0 4,258 100.0 615 100.0 17,284 100.0 13,544 100.0 1,873 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 7 0.1 4 0.1 1 0.2 22 0.1 12 0.1 7 0.4
15-19 601 11.0 402 9.4 114 18.5 1,862 10.8 1,260 9.3 340 18.2
20-24 1,377 25.2 1,052 24.7 174 28.3 4,507 26.1 3,469 25.6 559 29.9
25-29 1,506 27.5 1,187 27.9 157 25.5 4,692 27.2 3,715 27.4 452 24.2
30-34 1,222 22.3 996 23.4 112 18.2 3,883 22.5 3,179 23.5 330 17.6
35-39 610 11.2 488 11.5 52 8.5 1,891 10.9 1,549 11.4 157 8.4
40-44 142 2.6 122 2.9 5 0.8 401 2.3 343 2.5 24 1.3
45+ 5 0.1 4 0.1 0 0.0 12 0.1 9 0.1 1 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 191 3.5 105 2.5 78 12.7 627 3.6 335 2.5 272 14.6
Reported Smoking 979 18.0 679 16.0 240 39.0 3,127 18.1 2,192 16.2 770 41.2
Unwed 1,588 29.0 1,005 23.6 355 57.7 4,840 28.0 3,085 22.8 1,083 57.9
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 701 12.9 425 10.1 196 32.3 2,252 13.2 1,456 10.8 549 30.3
12 Years 2,141 39.5 1,627 38.5 278 45.8 6,618 38.7 5,001 37.2 853 47.0
12+ Years 2,580 47.6 2,170 51.4 133 21.9 8,238 48.2 6,993 52.0 411 22.7
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,189 94.8 3,989 93.7 609 99.0 16,541 95.7 12,849 94.9 1,852 98.9
Birthing Center 139 2.5 134 3.1 2 0.3 212 1.2 204 1.5 3 0.2
Home Birth 123 2.2 118 2.8 3 0.5 422 2.4 399 2.9 11 0.6
Other Facility 2 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 46 0.3 41 0.3 3 0.2
Outside Alaska 21 0.4 17 0.4 0 0.0 63 0.4 51 0.4 4 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,272 78.2 3,284 77.3 528 85.9 13,807 80.0 10,690 79.0 1,639 87.5
Vaginal after C-Section 171 3.1 132 3.1 19 3.1 546 3.2 445 3.3 51 2.7
Primary C-Section 649 11.9 523 12.3 55 8.9 1,883 10.9 1,535 11.3 142 7.6
Repeat C-Section 372 6.8 312 7.3 13 2.1 1,026 5.9 857 6.3 41 2.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 4,509 83.5 3,552 84.4 480 79.3 14,663 85.8 11,627 86.6 1,455 79.3
3rd Trimester 104 1.9 70 1.7 22 3.6 306 1.8 206 1.5 66 3.6
No Prenatal Care 31 0.6 20 0.5 7 1.2 95 0.6 55 0.4 26 1.4
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,732 32.1 1,367 32.5 177 29.2 5,029 29.4 3,978 29.7 521 28.2
Adequate 2,556 47.3 2,034 48.3 252 41.5 8,820 51.6 7,071 52.8 796 43.0
Intermediate 587 10.9 439 10.4 83 13.7 1,704 10.0 1,297 9.7 227 12.3
Inadequate 527 9.8 368 8.7 95 15.7 1,538 9.0 1,056 7.9 306 16.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 522 9.6 370 8.7 89 14.5 1,459 8.5 1,050 7.8 216 11.6
Low Birthweight Birth 331 6.1 230 5.4 48 7.8 1,022 5.9 727 5.4 120 6.4
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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 5,816 100.0 4,530 100.0 652 100.0 17,861 100.0 14,023 100.0 1,877 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 8 0.1 4 0.1 3 0.5 21 0.1 9 0.1 8 0.4
15-19 625 10.8 405 8.9 124 19.0 1,899 10.6 1,287 9.2 337 18.0
20-24 1,548 26.6 1,164 25.7 205 31.5 4,747 26.6 3,684 26.3 557 29.7
25-29 1,539 26.5 1,230 27.2 146 22.4 4,908 27.5 3,893 27.8 460 24.5
30-34 1,300 22.4 1,061 23.4 105 16.1 4,010 22.5 3,278 23.4 337 18.0
35-39 641 11.0 528 11.7 61 9.4 1,870 10.5 1,530 10.9 149 8.0
40-44 147 2.5 132 2.9 7 1.1 381 2.1 325 2.3 25 1.3
45+ 2 0.0 2 0.0 0 0.0 10 0.1 8 0.1 1 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 188 3.2 87 1.9 95 14.6 711 4.0 391 2.8 289 15.4
Reported Smoking 1,004 17.3 676 15.0 282 43.4 3,290 18.5 2,330 16.6 799 42.7
Unwed 1,636 28.2 1,022 22.6 383 58.8 4,816 27.0 3,091 22.1 1,071 57.1
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 729 12.7 458 10.2 182 29.3 2,418 13.7 1,618 11.6 536 29.5
12 Years 2,274 39.6 1,680 37.4 309 49.7 6,721 38.0 5,055 36.3 860 47.3
12+ Years 2,736 47.7 2,353 52.4 131 21.1 8,560 48.4 7,262 52.1 422 23.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,575 95.9 4,301 94.9 644 98.8 17,122 95.9 13,339 95.1 1,853 98.7
Birthing Center 73 1.3 70 1.5 1 0.2 127 0.7 117 0.8 4 0.2
Home Birth 143 2.5 138 3.0 4 0.6 474 2.7 443 3.2 11 0.6
Other Facility 2 0.0 2 0.0 0 0.0 68 0.4 64 0.5 3 0.2
Outside Alaska 23 0.4 19 0.4 3 0.5 70 0.4 60 0.4 6 0.3
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,827 83.1 3,724 82.3 580 89.0 14,304 80.3 11,086 79.3 1,663 88.8
Vaginal after C-Section 155 2.7 126 2.8 16 2.5 591 3.3 487 3.5 48 2.6
Primary C-Section 537 9.2 437 9.7 40 6.1 1,913 10.7 1,568 11.2 122 6.5
Repeat C-Section 293 5.0 240 5.3 16 2.5 1,001 5.6 836 6.0 40 2.1
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 5,006 87.0 3,970 88.5 481 75.7 15,336 86.5 12,178 87.4 1,458 79.1
3rd Trimester 108 1.9 65 1.4 30 4.7 284 1.6 180 1.3 72 3.9
No Prenatal Care 29 0.5 14 0.3 13 2.0 107 0.6 64 0.5 29 1.6
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,594 27.7 1,262 28.2 170 26.4 5,049 28.5 3,985 28.7 524 28.2
Adequate 3,137 54.6 2,504 56.0 286 44.3 9,285 52.5 7,473 53.8 785 42.2
Intermediate 520 9.1 391 8.7 67 10.4 1,842 10.4 1,420 10.2 226 12.2
Inadequate 494 8.6 317 7.1 122 18.9 1,526 8.6 1,022 7.4 323 17.4
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 465 8.0 342 7.6 69 10.6 1,491 8.4 1,071 7.6 203 10.8
Low Birthweight Birth 342 5.9 251 5.6 33 5.1 1,020 5.7 729 5.2 108 5.8
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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 5,994 100.0 4,756 100.0 606 100.0 18,378 100.0 14,470 100.0 1,871 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 7 0.1 4 0.1 3 0.5 21 0.1 9 0.1 9 0.5
15-19 636 10.6 453 9.5 102 16.9 1,907 10.4 1,331 9.2 312 16.7
20-24 1,582 26.4 1,253 26.4 180 29.8 4,883 26.6 3,849 26.6 536 28.7
25-29 1,647 27.5 1,298 27.3 149 24.7 5,174 28.2 4,050 28.0 504 27.0
30-34 1,361 22.7 1,122 23.6 113 18.7 4,168 22.7 3,394 23.5 355 19.0
35-39 640 10.7 533 11.2 44 7.3 1,865 10.2 1,544 10.7 125 6.7
40-44 112 1.9 89 1.9 12 2.0 336 1.8 276 1.9 27 1.4
45+ 5 0.1 3 0.1 1 0.2 12 0.1 10 0.1 1 0.1
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 248 4.1 143 3.0 99 16.4 860 4.7 502 3.5 319 17.1
Reported Smoking 1,144 19.1 837 17.6 248 41.1 3,552 19.4 2,548 17.6 819 43.8
Unwed 1,616 27.0 1,058 22.2 345 56.9 4,736 25.8 3,068 21.2 1,027 54.9
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 822 13.8 573 12.1 171 29.3 2,550 14.0 1,741 12.1 554 30.3
12 Years 2,203 37.0 1,694 35.8 266 45.5 6,846 37.5 5,183 36.0 835 45.6
12+ Years 2,922 49.1 2,470 52.1 147 25.2 8,863 48.5 7,479 51.9 442 24.1
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,777 96.4 4,559 95.9 599 98.8 17,559 95.5 13,725 94.9 1,847 98.7
Birthing Center 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 157 0.9 138 1.0 3 0.2
Home Birth 156 2.6 143 3.0 4 0.7 506 2.8 468 3.2 11 0.6
Other Facility 42 0.7 39 0.8 2 0.3 81 0.4 72 0.5 6 0.3
Outside Alaska 19 0.3 15 0.3 1 0.2 75 0.4 67 0.5 4 0.2
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,708 78.7 3,682 77.5 531 87.6 14,412 78.9 11,200 77.9 1,638 87.9
Vaginal after C-Section 220 3.7 187 3.9 16 2.6 664 3.6 538 3.7 63 3.4
Primary C-Section 697 11.6 575 12.1 47 7.8 2,069 11.3 1,698 11.8 119 6.4
Repeat C-Section 361 6.0 305 6.4 12 2.0 1,122 6.1 938 6.5 43 2.3
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 5,148 86.7 4,105 86.9 494 83.0 15,819 86.5 12,579 87.2 1,493 80.7
3rd Trimester 94 1.6 71 1.5 14 2.4 285 1.6 185 1.3 69 3.7
No Prenatal Care 35 0.6 21 0.4 6 1.0 113 0.6 74 0.5 21 1.1
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,703 28.7 1,349 28.6 174 29.1 5,182 28.4 4,087 28.4 518 28.0
Adequate 3,127 52.6 2,533 53.7 258 43.1 9,261 50.7 7,467 51.9 773 41.7
Intermediate 597 10.0 467 9.9 77 12.9 2,229 12.2 1,736 12.1 261 14.1
Inadequate 517 8.7 371 7.9 89 14.9 1,584 8.7 1,087 7.6 301 16.2
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 472 7.9 338 7.1 58 9.6 1,618 8.8 1,145 7.9 209 11.2
Low Birthweight Birth 349 5.8 246 5.2 39 6.5 999 5.4 691 4.8 117 6.3
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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 6,051 100.0 4,737 100.0 619 100.0 18,704 100.0 14,719 100.0 1,942 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 6 0.1 1 0.0 2 0.3 26 0.1 15 0.1 6 0.3
15-19 638 10.6 429 9.1 111 17.9 1,943 10.4 1,375 9.3 318 16.4
20-24 1,617 26.7 1,267 26.8 172 27.8 4,949 26.5 3,886 26.4 557 28.7
25-29 1,722 28.5 1,365 28.8 165 26.7 5,401 28.9 4,239 28.8 548 28.2
30-34 1,349 22.3 1,095 23.1 119 19.2 4,173 22.3 3,379 23.0 356 18.3
35-39 589 9.7 469 9.9 44 7.1 1,870 10.0 1,539 10.5 133 6.8
40-44 122 2.0 104 2.2 6 1.0 325 1.7 271 1.8 24 1.2
45+ 3 0.0 3 0.1 0 0.0 8 0.0 8 0.1 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 275 4.6 161 3.4 95 15.4 992 5.3 582 4.0 349 18.0
Reported Smoking 1,142 18.9 817 17.3 269 43.5 3,625 19.4 2,560 17.4 859 44.3
Unwed 1,564 25.9 1,011 21.4 343 55.5 4,688 25.1 3,049 20.7 1,020 52.6
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 867 14.4 587 12.5 183 29.9 2,583 13.9 1,747 11.9 582 30.3
12 Years 2,244 37.3 1,681 35.7 285 46.6 7,204 38.7 5,454 37.2 891 46.4
12+ Years 2,902 48.3 2,439 51.8 144 23.5 8,813 47.4 7,447 50.8 446 23.2
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 5,770 95.4 4,479 94.6 610 98.5 17,802 95.2 13,899 94.4 1,915 98.6
Birthing Center 54 0.9 47 1.0 3 0.5 225 1.2 199 1.4 6 0.3
Home Birth 175 2.9 162 3.4 3 0.5 542 2.9 503 3.4 11 0.6
Other Facility 24 0.4 23 0.5 1 0.2 46 0.2 37 0.3 5 0.3
Outside Alaska 28 0.5 26 0.5 2 0.3 89 0.5 81 0.6 5 0.3
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,769 79.3 3,680 78.3 552 89.8 14,635 79.0 11,374 78.1 1,693 87.6
Vaginal after C-Section 216 3.6 174 3.7 16 2.6 657 3.5 526 3.6 63 3.3
Primary C-Section 679 11.3 556 11.8 35 5.7 2,090 11.3 1,708 11.7 122 6.3
Repeat C-Section 347 5.8 291 6.2 12 2.0 1,144 6.2 951 6.5 55 2.8
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 5,182 86.0 4,103 86.9 483 78.8 16,058 86.2 12,820 87.3 1,501 78.2
3rd Trimester 82 1.4 44 0.9 28 4.6 306 1.6 186 1.3 85 4.4
No Prenatal Care 43 0.7 29 0.6 10 1.6 134 0.7 94 0.6 26 1.3
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,752 29.1 1,374 29.2 180 29.3 5,135 27.7 4,059 27.8 510 26.5
Adequate 3,021 50.2 2,436 51.8 241 39.2 9,238 49.8 7,450 51.0 795 41.3
Intermediate 725 12.1 562 11.9 82 13.3 2,557 13.8 2,007 13.7 282 14.7
Inadequate 515 8.6 334 7.1 112 18.2 1,631 8.8 1,090 7.5 337 17.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 554 9.2 391 8.3 76 12.3 1,708 9.1 1,229 8.4 220 11.3
Low Birthweight Birth 329 5.4 232 4.9 36 5.8 981 5.2 692 4.7 114 5.9
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.
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Birth Profile for Cook Inlet Region Inc.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 6,333 100.0 4,977 100.0 646 100.0 18,917 100.0 15,002 100.0 1,957 100.0
Mother's Characteristics                        
Age Group                        
<15 8 0.1 4 0.1 4 0.6 29 0.2 18 0.1 5 0.3
15-19 633 10.0 449 9.0 99 15.3 1,912 10.1 1,388 9.3 309 15.8
20-24 1,684 26.6 1,329 26.7 184 28.5 5,018 26.5 3,965 26.4 559 28.6
25-29 1,805 28.5 1,387 27.9 190 29.4 5,560 29.4 4,369 29.1 586 30.0
30-34 1,458 23.0 1,177 23.7 123 19.0 4,217 22.3 3,441 22.9 341 17.4
35-39 636 10.0 542 10.9 37 5.7 1,889 10.0 1,584 10.6 130 6.6
40-44 102 1.6 83 1.7 9 1.4 276 1.5 225 1.5 26 1.3
45+ 4 0.1 4 0.1 0 0.0 7 0.0 7 0.0 0 0.0
Risk Factors                        
Reported Drinking 337 5.3 198 4.0 125 19.3 1,061 5.6 647 4.3 350 17.9
Reported Smoking 1,266 20.0 894 18.0 302 46.7 3,630 19.2 2,609 17.4 800 40.9
Unwed 1,556 24.6 999 20.1 339 52.5 4,592 24.3 2,988 19.9 1,025 52.4
Educational Attainment                        
<12 Years 861 13.7 581 11.7 200 31.5 2,561 13.6 1,761 11.8 576 29.8
12 Years 2,399 38.1 1,808 36.5 284 44.7 7,438 39.6 5,711 38.2 906 46.8
12+ Years 3,039 48.2 2,570 51.8 151 23.8 8,805 46.8 7,463 50.0 452 23.4
Medical Services                        
Place of Delivery                        
Hospital 6,012 94.9 4,687 94.2 638 98.8 18,049 95.4 14,204 94.7 1,935 98.9
Birthing Center 103 1.6 91 1.8 0 0.0 207 1.1 188 1.3 3 0.2
Home Birth 175 2.8 163 3.3 4 0.6 527 2.8 497 3.3 9 0.5
Other Facility 15 0.2 10 0.2 3 0.5 29 0.2 21 0.1 4 0.2
Outside Alaska 28 0.4 26 0.5 1 0.2 105 0.6 92 0.6 6 0.3
Method of Delivery                        
Vaginal 4,935 78.7 3,838 77.9 555 86.4 14,914 79.9 11,702 79.2 1,690 87.0
Vaginal after C-Section 228 3.6 177 3.6 31 4.8 594 3.2 474 3.2 69 3.6
Primary C-Section 693 11.1 567 11.5 37 5.8 2,038 10.9 1,680 11.4 122 6.3
Repeat C-Section 414 6.6 342 6.9 19 3.0 1,120 6.0 928 6.3 62 3.2
Prenatal Care                        
Trimester Care Began                        
1st Trimester 5,489 86.8 4,371 87.9 516 80.4 16,011 85.3 12,909 86.6 1,476 77.1
3rd Trimester 109 1.7 70 1.4 27 4.2 366 2.0 240 1.6 81 4.2
No Prenatal Care 35 0.6 24 0.5 5 0.8 141 0.8 96 0.6 27 1.4
Adequacy of Prenatal Care (APNCU Index)                        
Adequate+ 1,727 27.4 1,364 27.5 164 25.6 5,124 27.5 4,009 27.1 594 31.0
Adequate 3,113 49.4 2,498 50.5 274 42.8 9,068 48.6 7,421 50.1 742 38.7
Intermediate 907 14.4 707 14.3 102 15.9 2,721 14.6 2,181 14.7 263 13.7
Inadequate 552 8.8 382 7.7 100 15.6 1,733 9.3 1,198 8.1 316 16.5
Infant Health                        
Pre-Term Birth 592 9.4 416 8.4 75 11.6 1,688 8.9 1,234 8.2 218 11.1
Low Birthweight Birth 321 5.1 213 4.3 42 6.5 955 5.1 672 4.5 109 5.6

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