Maternal health and parenting domain

Goals in the Maternal health and parenting domain
Goal Goal description Most recent period
Goal 1 Antenatal care—first trimester On track
Goal 2 Antenatal care—5+ visits On track
Goal 3 Smoking during pregnancy Not on track

Key:

On track On track

Not on track Not on track

Information about this domain

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.