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Alaska

State or CountyTotal PopulationPediatric AsthmaAdult AsthmaCOPDLung Cancer
Alaska 741,894 15,100 48,500 33,200 410
Aleutians East Borough 3,296 24 265 176 2
Aleutians West Census Area 5,647 53 440 292 3
Anchorage Municipality 298,192 5,958 19,581 13,255 163
Bethel Census Area 17,968 520 1,004 666 10
Bristol Bay Borough 898 14 64 45 0
Denali Borough 1,953 29 141 97 1
Dillingham Census Area 4,954 126 297 202 3
Fairbanks North Star Borough 100,605 1,975 6,611 4,353 55
Haines Borough 2,496 36 181 139 1
Hoonah-Angoon Census Area 2,078 33 149 113 1
Juneau City and Borough 32,468 574 2,225 1,554 18
Kenai Peninsula Borough 58,506 1,074 3,976 2,907 32
Ketchikan Gateway Borough 13,746 246 941 677 8
Kodiak Island Borough 13,732 290 887 605 8
Lake and Peninsula Borough 1,562 36 98 66 1
Matanuska-Susitna Borough 104,365 2,285 6,665 4,614 57
Nome Census Area 9,917 282 559 373 5
North Slope Borough 9,606 201 628 417 5
Northwest Arctic Borough 7,673 221 429 285 4
Petersburg Census Area 3,149 57 215 156 2
Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area 6,347 124 426 306 4
Sitka City and Borough 8,830 158 602 430 5
Skagway Municipality 1,088 12 82 56 1
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area 6,876 142 449 321 4
Valdez-Cordova Census Area 9,355 180 629 445 5
Kusilvak Census Area 8,049 265 414 269 4
Wrangell City and Borough 2,411 40 169 129 1
Yakutat City and Borough 601 10 42 31 0
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area 5,526 123 350 255 3

*DISCLAIMER: The numbers in this publication reflect the estimated prevalence and incidence of lung disease, and not the actual number. These estimates are based on state or national incidence and prevalence estimates applied to the age-specific population of each county; no adjustments are made for any other factors that may affect the actual local prevalence. When citing this information, please be careful to ensure that the nature and limitations of these estimates are understood.

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