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Data Provider: Welsh Government Mode of onset of labour by health board providing the service
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Click here to sortSpontaneousClick here to sortCaesareanAny caesarean section carried out before the onset of labour; or a planned elective caesarean section carried out immediately following the onset of labour, when the decision was made before labour.Click here to sortInductionIncludes medical induction, surgical induction and cases where a combination of both was used.Click here to sortNot statedClick here to sortTotal womenClick here to sortSpontaneousClick here to sortCaesareanAny caesarean section carried out before the onset of labour; or a planned elective caesarean section carried out immediately following the onset of labour, when the decision was made before labour.Click here to sortInductionIncludes medical induction, surgical induction and cases where a combination of both was used.Click here to sortNot statedClick here to sortTotal women
[Collapse]WalesHywel Dda and Aneurin Bevan did not provide correctly recorded data for this data item so have been excluded from the analysis. Data for Wales represents the remaining 5 health boards.8,6523,2956,45663919,04247.017.935.13.4.The data item is not applicable
WalesHywel Dda and Aneurin Bevan did not provide correctly recorded data for this data item so have been excluded from the analysis. Data for Wales represents the remaining 5 health boards.Betsi Cadwaladr2,5319782,174115,69444.517.238.30.2.The data item is not applicable
Powys200000200100.00.00.00.0.The data item is not applicable
Hywel DdaHywel Dda and Aneurin Bevan did not provide correctly recorded data for this data item so have been excluded from the analysis. Data for Wales represents the remaining 5 health boards..The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable
Swansea Bay1,5557531,03003,33846.622.630.90.0.The data item is not applicable
Cwm Taf Morgannwg2,0115131,6305094,66348.412.339.210.9.The data item is not applicable
Aneurin BevanHywel Dda and Aneurin Bevan did not provide correctly recorded data for this data item so have been excluded from the analysis. Data for Wales represents the remaining 5 health boards..The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable
Cardiff & Vale2,3551,0511,6221195,14746.820.932.32.3.The data item is not applicable

Metadata

General description

Full details of every data item available on both the Maternity Indicators dataset and National Community Child Health Database are available through the NWIS Data Dictionary: http://www.datadictionary.wales.nhs.uk/#!WordDocuments/datasetstructure20.htm
From 1st April 2019 health service provision for residents of Bridgend local authority moved from Abertawe Bro Morgannwg to Cwm Taf. For more information see the joint statement from Cwm Taf and Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Boards (see weblinks). The health board names have changed with Cwm Taf University Health Board becoming Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board and Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board becoming Swansea Bay University Health Board.
Data for Abertawe Bro Morgannwg and Cwm Taf are available for previous years in this table by selecting the tick boxes in the Area drop-down box.


Frequency of publication

Annual

Data reference periods

2016-2022

Keywords

mode of onset; labour;

Title

Mode of onset of labour by health board providing the service

Last update

July 2023 July 2023

Next update

June 2024 (provisional)

Publishing organisation

Welsh Government

Source 1

Maternity Indicators data set

Contact email

stats.healthinfo@gov.wales

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation

Local health boards

Geographical coverage

Local health boards

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

Statistical quality

More detailed information on the sources of data and analyses in this statistical release are provided in the quality report: https://gov.wales/maternity-and-birth-statistics-quality-report