National Healthcare Agreement: PI 61-Teenage birth rate, 2011
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Indicator type:||Progress measure|
|Short name:||PI 61-Teenage birth rate, 2011|
|Registration status:||Health, Superseded 31/10/2011|
|Description:||Teenage birth rate|
|Indicator set:||National Healthcare Agreement (2011) Health, Superseded 31/10/2011|
|Outcome area:||Social Inclusion and Indigenous Health Health, Standard 07/07/2010|
Indigenous, Endorsed 11/09/2012
|Quality statement:||National Healthcare Agreement: PI 61: Teenage birth rate, 2011 QS Health, Superseded 04/12/2012|
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age to:||Less than 20 years of age|
Births include still births and live births where the birth weight was at least 400 grams or the gestational age was 20 weeks or more.
Numerator includes births to mothers aged less than 15 years.
Analysis by state and territory, remoteness and SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) is based on usual residence of mother.
Presented per 1,000 population.
|Computation:||1,000 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator)|
|Numerator:||Number of babies born to mothers aged less than 20 years at the time of the birth|
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator:||Number of females aged 15–19 years|
|Denominator data elements:|
2008—Nationally, by SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) deciles
2008—State and territory, by:
Disaggregations within individual jurisdictions are subject to data quality considerations. Some disaggregations may result in numbers too small for publication.
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Includes terminations after 20 weeks.
Most recent data available for 2011 CRC report: 2008
|Unit of measure:||Person|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Health behaviours|
Data source attributes
|Reporting requirements:||National Healthcare Agreement|
|Organisation responsible for providing data:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Further data development / collection required:|
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Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: P61-Teenage birth rate, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 01-Proportion of babies born of low birth weight, 2011 Health, Superseded 30/10/2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 19-Infant and young child mortality rate, 2011 Health, Superseded 30/10/2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 33-Women with at least one antenatal visit in the first trimester of pregnancy, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011
Has been superseded by National Healthcare Agreement: PI 61-Teenage birth rate, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013