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Birth order

Data Item category

Baby characteristics

Collections containing the item

Data definitions

METeOR: The sequential order of each baby of a multiple birth. VIC Perinatal Data Collection: The sequential birth order of the baby, including that in a multiple birth for the current pregnancy. ANZNN: The order of each baby of a multiple birth.

Additional information

ACAMS also collect fetal reporting order which is for TOP's. QLD PDC record birth order as part of the Plurality data item. NSW RCA only collects this item for infant notifications. QLD PMC also collect the number of fetuses alive at 20 weeks gestation and chorionicity if known.

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