TABLE 4.7a: Perinatal Statistics Report 2014: Method of Delivery: Total Births, Live Births, Mortality Rates, and Maternities, 2014

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Presents the distribution of TOTAL, SINGLETON AND MULTIPLE births for 2014 by Method of Delivery. This table outlines data for total births, live births, stillbirths, early neonatal deaths and perinatal mortality rates, as well as presenting the number of maternities. The Perinatal Statistics Report 2014 is a report on national data on Perinatal events in 2014. Information on every birth in the Republic of Ireland is submitted to the National Perinatal Reporting System (NPRS). All births are notified and registered on a standard four part birth notification form (BNF01) which is completed where the birth takes place. Part 3 of this form is sent to the HPO for data entry and validation. The information collected includes data on pregnancy outcomes (with particular reference to perinatal mortality and important aspects of perinatal care), as well as descriptive social and biological characteristics of mothers giving birth. See the complete Perinatal Statistics Report 2014 at http://www.hpo.ie/latest_hipe_nprs_reports/NPRS_2014/Perinatal_Statistics_Report_2014.pdf

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Theme Health
Date dataset released 2017-04-12
Dataset conforms to these standards WHO ICD-10. CSO Occupation and Nationality Classifications
Update frequency Annual
Language English
Landing Page http://www.hpo.ie/index.htm?hipe_and_nprs_reports
Geographic coverage National
Period of time covered (begin) 2014-01-01
Period of time covered (end) 2014-12-31