National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 13-Tobacco smoking during pregnancy, 2011
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||PI 13-Tobacco smoking during pregnancy, 2011|
|Registration status:||Health, Superseded 31/10/2011|
Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012
|Description:||Proportion of mothers who smoked during pregnancy, by Indigenous status.|
|Rationale:||Smoking during pregnancy can effect the growth and development of the foetus and infant and can carry though to childhood.|
|Indicator set:||National Indigenous Reform Agreement (2011) Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012|
|Outcome area:||Indigenous children are born and remain healthy Indigenous, Endorsed 21/07/2010|
Collection and usage attributes
Crude rates are calculated for Indigenous Australians; age-standardised rates are calculated for Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians.
Rate ratios and rate differences are calculated for Indigenous:non-Indigenous.
Presentation: Per 100 mothers (percentage).
|Computation:||100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator).|
|Numerator:||Number of mothers who smoked during pregnancy|
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator:||Total number of mothers|
|Denominator data elements:|
National and state/territory for Indigenous mothers (crude rates).
National and state/territory, by Indigenous status (age standardised rates).
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Most recent data available for 2011 CRC report is 2008.
At this stage, data are available for NSW, Queensland, WA, SA, Tasmania, NT and ACT. There are inconsistencies in the gathering of information about smoking during pregnancy across jurisdictions.
Rates are directly age standardised to the Australian female population who gave birth in the current reporting period (i.e. 2008 for reporting of 2008 data).
Maternal age is the age at the time of giving birth.
Baseline year for this indicator is 2008; target year is 2018.
|Unit of measure:||Person|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Health Behaviours|
Data source attributes
|Reporting requirements:||National Indigenous Reform Agreement.|
|Organisation responsible for providing data:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.|
|Further data development / collection required:||Specification: Long-term.|
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes National Indigenous Reform Agreement: P13-Tobacco smoking during pregnancy, 2010 Community Services (retired), Superseded 04/04/2011
Has been superseded by National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 13-Tobacco smoking during pregnancy, 2012 Indigenous, Archived 13/06/2013