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Data Provider: Welsh Government National Statistics Number of deliveries in Wales by delivery method and length of stay
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[Collapse]All delivery methods3,17320,8074,5291,65530,164
All delivery methods[Collapse]All caesarean265,0581,9888707,942
All caesareanElective caesarean162,7524182163,402
Emergency caesarean102,3061,5706544,540
[Collapse]All instrumental582,7097992603,826
All instrumentalForceps cephalic181,5995381842,339
Vacuum401,110261761,487
[Collapse]UnassistedUnassisted3,08412,9821,71951118,296
[Collapse]Other deliveriesOther deliveries5582314100

Metadata

Title
Length of stay by method of delivery

Last update
16 December 2015 16 December 2015

Next update
December 2016

Publishing organisation
Welsh Government

Source 1
Maternity data, Patient Episode Database for Wales, NHS Wales Informatics Service (NWIS)

Contact email
stats.healthinfo@wales.gsi.gov.uk

Designation
National Statistics

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation
Local health boards

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

General description
Length of stay by method of delivery

Data collection and calculation
Source: Patient Episode Database for Wales (PEDW);

Frequency of publication
Annual

Data reference periods
2009-10 to 2014-15

Users, uses and context
Please refer to statistical publication, see link in Weblinks.

Statistical quality
Please refer to statistical publication, see link in Weblinks.

Keywords
maternity; births; deliveries