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Tier 1 - Health status and outcomes

1.01 Birthweight

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Data sources

This measure was last updated on 21 March 2024. See table below for details of updates by data source.

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Data source

Latest time period reported

Measure content last updated

Australian mothers and babies (perinatal period)

National Perinatal Data Collection (administrative data)


21 March 2024

Burden of disease

Australian Burden of Disease Study 2018


27 May 2022

International data on birthweight



US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics 2020 21 March 2024
New Zealand Ministry of Health: National Maternity Collection 2020 21 March 2024
Statistics Canada, Canadian Vital Statistics - Birth database (CVSB) 2013 2020

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