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Length of stay in hospital

Length of stay for childbirth

Vaginal delivery is the birth of one or more babies through the birth canal or vagina. The data presented here relate to women who stayed one or more nights for a vaginal delivery without complications.

Vaginal delivery: average length of stay

In 2016–17, there were a total of 86 stays at this hospital for vaginal delivery, of which 100% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 3.0 days, compared to its national peer group performance of 2.6 days.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
2016–17 86 3.0 days 2.6 days 260
2015–16 83 2.9 days 2.6 days 244
2014–15 63 3.1 days 2.6 days 194
2013–14 101 2.9 days 2.6 days 294
2012–13 89 3.4 days 2.8 days 304
2011–12 95 3.5 days 2.9 days 330

Caesarean delivery is a surgical procedure in which one or more incisions are made through a mother’s abdomen and uterus to deliver one or more babies. The data presented here relate to women who stayed one or more nights for a caesarian delivery without complications.

Caesarean delivery: average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 14 NP 3.7 days 66
2015–16 16 NP 3.7 days 76
2014–15 18 NP 3.7 days 92
2013–14 17 NP 3.7 days 85
2012–13 27 NP 3.8 days 141
2011–12 31 NP 4.0 days 156

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.