Indicators were updated with the most recent data available in the latest (2016) release unless otherwise stated. Data are subject to minor revisions over time.


  • (15 Oct 2018)
    Correction to Indigenous infant mortality rates for Northern Territory, 2013 to 2016. 
    Previous version - Data tables: Children’s Headline Indicators 2018
  • (25 Sept 2018)
    Additional reference to the 3-year period in the footnotes of the Infant mortality data table.
  • (20 Jan 2020)
    Breastfeeding data for 2014-15 have been updated following the recalculation of rates by the ABS due to a processing issue which resulted in an over-estimation.