Neonatal Services

Requested by: NZ Herald | Response provided: 2018-09-20
Category: Women's Health

I write in response to your Official Information Act request, dated 24 August 2018. You requested the following information:

The total number of live born babies at 23 weeks gestation from 2007-2016.

• Of this group: the number where resuscitation was attempted, the number of live births that survived to 28 days, and the number of resuscitated live births that survived until 28 days.

• Please break this information into ethnicity – Maori, Pacific, Indian and Other.

The total number of live born babies at 24 weeks gestation from 2007-2016.

• Of this group: the number where resuscitation was attempted, the number of live births that survived to 28 days, and the number of resuscitated live births that survived until 28 days.

• Please break this information into ethnicity – Maori, Pacific, Indian and Other.

The total number of live born babies at 25 weeks gestation from 2007-2016.

• Of this group: the number where resuscitation was attempted, the number of live births that survived to 28 days, and the number of resuscitated live births that survived until 28 days.

• Please break this information into ethnicity – Maori, Pacific, Indian and Other.

The total number of live born babies at 26 weeks gestation from 2007-2016.

• Of this group: the number where resuscitation was attempted, the number of live births that survived to 28 days, and the number of resuscitated live births that survived until 28 days.

• Please break this information into ethnicity – Maori, Pacific, Indian and Other.

You further added that for clarity, this information is presented at a national level in Table 2.6 on page 44 of the below report. https://www.hqsc.govt.nz/assets/PMMRC/Publications/12th-PMMRC-report-final.pdf and that you were wanting to capture the same information by regional units for "23, 24, 25- and 26-weeks" gestation.

 

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