Maternal health and parenting domain

Goals in the Maternal health and parenting domain

Goal 1 Antenatal care—first trimester On track
Goal 2 Antenatal care—5+ visits On track
Goal 3 Smoking during pregnancy On track

Key:
On track On track
Not on track Not on track
Not currently possible to assess Not currently possible to assess

Vision

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mothers and fathers get the best possible support to promote safe pregnancies and a good start to life for their newborns.

Goals

  • Increase the rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women attending at least one antenatal visit in the first trimester from 51% to 60% by 2023.
  • Increase the rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women attending at least five antenatal care visits from 84% to 90% by 2023.
  • Decrease the rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women who smoke during pregnancy from 47% to 37% by 2023.