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released: 1 Jun 1994 author: Lancaster P, Huang J, Pedisich E & AIHW National Perinatal Statistics Unit

This report contains national data on births in Australia.

ISSN 1321-8336; Cat. no. AIHW 240; 75pp.; Internet Only

Publication

Publication table of contents 

  • List of tables
  • List of figures
  • Acknowledgements 
  • Abbreviations
  • Explanatory notes
  • Highlights
  • 1 Introduction
    • 1.1 Data sources
    • 1.2 Perinatal minimum data set
    • 1.3 Criteria
    • 1.4 Data quality
    • 1.5 Scope of report
  • 2 Results
    • 2.1 Introductory notes
    • 2.2 Confinements and births
    • 2.3 Place of birth
    • 2.4 Size of maternity unit
    • 2.5 Maternal age
    • 2.6 Maternal parity
    • 2.7 Marital status
    • 2.8 Aboriginality
    • 2.9 Maternal country of birth
    • 2.10 Accommodation status in hospital
    • 2.11 Duration of pregnancy
    • 2.12 Multiple pregnancy
    • 2.13 Onset of labour
    • 2.14 Presentation in labour
    • 2.15 Type of delivery
    • 2.16 Perineal repair after delivery
    • 2.17 Mother's length of stay in hospital
    • 2.18 Mother's mode of separation from hospital
    • 2.19 Infant's birth status
    • 2.20 Infant's month of birth
    • 2.21 Infant's sex
    • 2.22 Infant's birthweight
    • 2.23 Apgar scores
    • 2.24 Resuscitation at birth
    • 2.25 Infant's length of stay in hospital
    • 2.26 Infant's mode of separation from hospital
  • 3 References
    • Tables
  • Appendix
    • 1 Perinatal minimum data set
    • 2 Definitions

Recommended citation

Lancaster P, Huang J, Pedisich E & AIHW National Perinatal Statistics Unit 1994. Australia's mothers and babies 1991. Perinatal Statistics Series no. 1. Cat. no. AIHW 240. Canberra: AIHW. Viewed 1 October 2016 <http://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=6442466628>.

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