Dataset

NHS England: HES, Singleton and multiple deliveries by birth weight and birth status 2007-08

Added By Infochimps

Birth status refers to whether the baby was born alive or dead (still birth). A still birth is a birth after a gestation period of 24 weeks (168) days where the baby shows no sign of life when delivered.

Import source: COSPREAD-cospread-2010-01-18.csv
Taxonomy url: http://www.hesonline.nhs.uk/Ease/servlet/ContentServer?siteID=1937&categoryID=332
External reference: NHS-IC-0423
National statistic: yes
Geographic coverage: 100000: England
Update frequency: n/a
Date released: 2008
Agency: NHS Information Centre for health and social care
Precision: to one decimal place
Department: Department of Health
Date updated: n/a