Health status at birth: What we’re tracking
|What’s Important||Baseline||2025||Improvement required from baseline||Current|
|Fewer babies born with a birth weight < 2500g||348 babies p.a||329 babies p.a||19 fewer babies p.a (0.3%)||348 babies p.a||Download|
|Fewer babies born with a low Apgar score at 5 mins||198 babies p.a||80 babies p.a||118 fewer babies p.a (1.7%)||198 babies p.a||Download|
|Fewer babies born before 36 weeks||499 babies p.a||442 babies p.a||57 fewer babies p.a (1.2%)||499 babies p.a||
Please note that the figures listed are based on the current population, and do not take into account population projections.