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These dynamic data displays provide an overview of mothers and babies, maternal demographics, the antenatal period, labour and birth, and baby outcomes. Data from the AIHW National Perinatal Data Collection are currently presented for the years 2010–2014.

dynamic data display icon 36px GIF Dynamic data display

Please make your selection from the modules below. Data will open in a new window.

Charts can be customised and printed according to maternal and perinatal characteristics. Instructions for navigation are offered within data displays.

Modules

Data portal icon Overview and demographics

 

Sections in this module are disaggregated by state/territory, maternal age, Indigenous status, parity, hospital sector and accommodation type, remoteness and SEIFA.

  • Overview – mothers
  • Overview – babies
  • State and Territory
  • Maternal age
  • Younger and older mothers
  • Indigenous status
  • Country of birth
 

Data portal icon 20px PNG Antenatal period

 

Sections in this module are disaggregated by state/territory, maternal age, Indigenous status, parity, maternal country of birth, hospital sector and accommodation type, remoteness and SEIFA.

  • Antenatal visits
  • Previous caesarean section
  • Smoking
  • Body Mass Index
  • Pre-existing medical conditions
  • Indigenous (age-standardised)
 

Labour and birth

 

Each report in this module includes further disaggregation by variables of clinical or policy relevance. These variables may include state/territory, maternal age, Indigenous status, parity, maternal country of birth, hospital sector, remoteness, SEIFA, smoking status, BMI and previous caesarean section. Some reports also include disaggregations by data items from the labour and birth period e.g. method of birth by onset of labour. The commentary in each report provides a list of the available disaggregations.

Place of birth
Duration of pregnancy
Onset of labour
Analgesia and anaesthesia
Method of birth
Presentation
Perineal status
Indigenous (age-standardised)
Peripartum hysterectomy

Baby outcomes

 

Each report in this module includes further disaggregation by variables of clinical or policy relevance. These variables may include state/territory, maternal age, Indigenous status, country of birth, hospital sector, smoking status, Body Mass Index, socioeconomic status, remoteness, onset of labour, method of birth, presentation, birth status, gestational age, sex, birthweight, plurality, Apgar score at 5 minutes, resuscitation methods, admission to a special care nursery or neonatal intensive care unit, and hospital length of stay. The commentary in each report provides a list of the available disaggregations.

Apgar score at 5 minutes and Resuscitation methods employed
Birthweight
Gestational age
Hospital length of stay (baby) and Admission to a Special Care Nursery or Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Perinatal deaths

Source data

 

Spreadsheet icon Source data tables

Excel data tables and footnotes for modules of the perinatal data portal.

AIHW acknowledges funding provided by the Commonwealth Department of Health, as part of the National Maternity Data Development Project (NMDDP). State and territory perinatal data custodians and the NMDDP Advisory Group are thanked for their assistance.

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