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Ireland Perinatal Statistics Report 2015


General Info
Ireland (IRL)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2015 - 12/2015
Series or system 
Ireland National Perinatal Reporting System (NPRS)
Data type

The Ireland Perinatal Statistics Report 2015 presents national statistics on perinatal events for year 2015 based on data collected from Part 3 of the Birth Notification Form (BNF01) for the National Perinatal Reporting System (NPRS). NPRS is Ireland's central system for perinatal data collection.

The report provides background information on the NPRS system, maternal and paternal demographics and distribution of previous stillbirths, and antenatal care and use of health care facilities. The report also includes tables on perinatal outcomes focusing on death and appendices with definitions and source data tables.