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National Healthcare Agreement: PI 61-Teenage birth rate, 2012

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termProgress measure
Short name:Help on this termPI 61-Teenage birth rate, 2012
METeOR identifier:Help on this term435899
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Retired 25/06/2013
Description:Help on this termTeenage birth rate
Indicator set:Help on this termNational Healthcare Agreement (2012) Health, Superseded 25/06/2013
Outcome area:Help on this termSocial Inclusion and Indigenous Health Health, Standard 07/07/2010
Indigenous, Endorsed 11/09/2012
Quality statement:Help on this termNational Healthcare Agreement: PI 61-Teenage birth rate, 2012 QS Health, Retired 14/01/2015

Collection and usage attributes

Population group age to:Help on this term19 years
Computation description:Help on this term

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:Help on this term1,000 × (Numerator ÷ Denominator)
Numerator:Help on this termNumber of babies born to mothers aged less than 20 years at the time of the birth
Numerator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—date of birth, DDMMYYYY
Data Source
AIHW National Perinatal Data Collection (NPDC)
NMDS / DSS
Perinatal NMDS 2008-2010
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Data are provided once for the mother and once for the baby.
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
AIHW National Perinatal Data Collection (NPDC)
NMDS / DSS
Perinatal NMDS 2008-2010
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
This data element is used if either the mother's date of birth or the baby's date of birth are missing.
Data Element / Data SetBirth—birth status, code N
Data Source
AIHW National Perinatal Data Collection (NPDC)
NMDS / DSS
Perinatal NMDS 2008-2010
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Denominator:Help on this termNumber of females aged 15–19 years
Denominator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS Estimated resident population (total population)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections (2001 Census-based)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetPerson—sex, code N
Data Source
ABS Estimated resident population (total population)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetPerson—sex, code N
Data Source
ABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections (2001 Census-based)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Disaggregation:Help on this term

2009—Nationally, by SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) deciles

2009—State and territory, by:

  • Indigenous status
  • remoteness (Australian Standard Geographical Classification Remoteness Structure)
  • SEIFA IRSD quintiles

Some disaggregation may result in numbers too small for publication.

Disaggregation data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—area of usual residence, geographical location code (ASGC 2007) NNNNN
Data Source
AIHW National Perinatal Data Collection (NPDC)
NMDS / DSS
Perinatal NMDS 2008-2010
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Used for disaggregation by state/territory, remoteness and SEIFA IRSD. Geographic unit used is Statistical Local Area. If data are coded according to ASGC boundaries in another year, concordance files are used to map between boundaries.
Data Element / Data SetPerson—Indigenous status, code N
Data Source
AIHW National Perinatal Data Collection (NPDC)
NMDS / DSS
Perinatal NMDS 2008-2010
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetBirth event—state/territory of birth, code N
Data Source
AIHW National Perinatal Data Collection (NPDC)
NMDS / DSS
Perinatal NMDS 2008-2010
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Comments:Help on this term

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.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termRate
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termPerson
Format:Help on this termN[NN].N

Indicator conceptual framework

Framework and dimensions:Help on this termHealth behaviours

Data source attributes

Data sources:Help on this term
Data SourceAIHW National Perinatal Data Collection (NPDC)
Frequency
Calendar years ending 31 December each year
Data custodian

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare



Data SourceABS Estimated resident population (total population)
Frequency
Quarterly
Quality statement
ABS Estimated resident population (total population), QS
Data custodian
Australian Bureau of Statistics

Data SourceABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections (2001 Census-based)
Frequency
Periodic
Quality statement
ABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections, QS
Data custodian
Australian Bureau of Statistics

Accountability attributes

Reporting requirements:Help on this termNational Healthcare Agreement
Organisation responsible for providing data:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Further data development / collection required:Help on this term

Specification: Long-term

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

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

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