National Healthcare Agreement: PI 61-Teenage birth rate, 2012
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Indicator type:||Progress measure|
|Short name:||PI 61-Teenage birth rate, 2012|
|Registration status:||Health, Retired 25/06/2013|
|Description:||Teenage birth rate|
|Indicator set:||National Healthcare Agreement (2012) Health, Superseded 25/06/2013|
|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, 2012 QS Health, Retired 14/01/2015|
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age to:||19 years|
Births include still births and live births.
Analysis by state and territory, remoteness and SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) is based on usual residence of mother.
Data excludes Australian non-residents, residents of external territories and records where state/territory of residence was not stated.
Presented per 1,000 population.
|Computation:||1,000 × (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:|
2009—Nationally, by SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) deciles
2009—State and territory, by:
Some disaggregation may result in numbers too small for publication.
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Most recent data available for 2012 CRC report: 2009
Information is included in the National Perinatal Data Collection for all live births and still births of at least 400 grams or at least 20 weeks gestation.
|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:|
|Related metadata references:|
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 01-Proportion of babies born of low birth weight, 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 19-Infant and young child mortality rate, 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 33-Women with at least one antenatal visit in the first trimester of pregnancy, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: PI 61-Teenage birth rate, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011