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Data Provider: Welsh Government National Statistics Live births to Welsh residents by birth weight and number of babies
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YearCalendar year [Filtered]
Measure1
Number Of Babies[Filter]
Birth weightBirth weight in grammes [Filter]
Click here to sortAll babiesClick here to sort1 babyClick here to sortmore than 1
Total28,87828,322556
<2000g667539128
2000-2499g1,2831,087196
2500-2999g4,2974,110187
3000g+22,54422,50737
Not statedIncludes missing data and birth weights <500g or 6000g+87798

Metadata

Title

Live births to Welsh residents by birth weight and number of babies

Last update

June 2022 June 2022

Next update

May 2023 (provisional)

Publishing organisation

Welsh Government

Contact email

stats.healthinfo@gov.wales

Designation

National Statistics

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation

Wales

Geographical coverage

Wales

Languages covered

English and Welsh

Data licensing

You may use and re-use this data free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government License - see http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence

Keywords

Child health; births

Statistical quality

Please refer to statistical publication, see link in Weblinks.

General description

The National Community Child Health Database consists of anonymised records for all children born, resident or treated in Wales and born after 1987. The database combines data from local Community Child Health System databases which are held by local health boards.

Data collection and calculation

Source: National Community Child Health Database (NCCHD)

Frequency of publication

Annual

Data reference periods

2004-2021

Users, uses and context

Please refer to statistical publication, see link in Weblinks.