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Australia's Mothers and Babies In Brief 2018


General Info
Australia (AUS)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2008 - 12/2018
Series or system 
Australia National Perinatal Data Collection (NPDC)
Data type
  • Subnationally representative

The report provides information on live births and pregnancies in Australia at the national level. Topics include: method and place of delivery, pregnancy complications, maternal and newborn health, and risk factors such as smoking during pregnancy. Data in the Australia’s Babies and Mothers reports come mainly from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)'s National Perinatal Data Collection (NPDC).