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Table 5 Children whose carer is their birth mother: Indigenous status of mother as recorded in the WA Midwives’ Notification System compared with Indigenous status recorded in the 1993 WA Child Health Survey, Western Australia (a)

From: Adjusting for under-identification of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander births in time series produced from birth records: Using record linkage of survey data and administrative data sources

Indigenous status of mother as recorded in the Midwives’ Notification System Indigenous status of mother as recorded in the 1993 WA Child Health Survey
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Non-Indigenous Not stated Total
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander 22 25 2 49
Non-Indigenous 9 1,685 85 1,779
Not stated 0 26 3 29
Total 31 1,736 90 1,857
  1. (a) unweighted sample counts.