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National Framework for Protecting Australia's Children 2009-2020: Indicator 0.4–Low birthweight, 2017

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this term0.4–Proportion of live born infants of low birthweight, 2017
METeOR identifier:Help on this term688174
Registration status:Help on this termChildren and Families, Standard 20/03/2018
Description:Help on this term

The proportion of live born infants of low birthweight.

Indicator set:Help on this termNational Framework for Protecting Australia's Children 2009-2020 (2017) Children and Families, Standard 20/03/2018

Collection and usage attributes

Numerator:Help on this term

Number of low birthweight (<2,500 grams) live born infants in the reference period.

Numerator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetData Source
AIHW National Perinatal Data Collection (NPDC)
Denominator:Help on this term

Number of births (live born) registered in the reference period.

Denominator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetData Source
AIHW National Perinatal Data Collection (NPDC)

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termPercentage
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termLife event (e.g. birth, death)
Format:Help on this term

N[NN].N

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


Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Steward:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Supersedes National Framework for Protecting Australia's Children 2009-2020: Indicator 0.4–Low birthweight, 2016 Children and Families, Superseded 20/03/2018

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