Birth Statistics

Upto End of June 2015

The statistics on this page are from Rene's births.

Average no. of Ante-Natal Visits ............... 12

Average no. of Post-Natal Visits................. 13


Birth Location

Planned Birth Location

Home .................................................................. 83 %

Hospital .............................................................. 17 %

Actual Bith Location

Home .................................................................. 68 %

Hospital .............................................................. 32 %

 

First Time Mums achieving a Home birth .............................. 61 %
Mums with 1 or more children achieving a Home birth ........ 96 %
Induced Births ........................................................................... 3 %


Methods of Pain Relief

at Home
Water .......................... 68%
Entonox ....................... 47%
TENS ............................ 41%
Complimentary ............. 50%
(Hypnotherapy / Aromatherapy / Homeopathy / Reflexology / Massage)

in Hospital
Epidural/Spinal ................ 19%

Type of Birth

Vaginal Delivery ............ 80%
( 42% of which in Water )

Caesarean .........................11%
ventouse .......................... 7%
forceps ............................... 0.8%


Physiological 3rd Stage ........67%
(Natural delivery of the Placenta)

Breastfeeding


at birth .............................. 95 %
at 30day Discharge ........... 84 %

Clients Previous Pregnancy Status


1st Baby ................................. 42%
2nd or subsequent Baby ......... 58%
VBAC ......................................... 6%
(Vaginal Birth After Caesarean)