First time mothers aged 35 years and older

First time mothers aged 35 years and older

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    First time mother aged 35 years and older, ACT, 2012 to 2021

    • Maternal age is an important risk factor impacting on outcomes for both mothers and babies. Adverse outcomes are more likely to occur in younger and older mothers.
    • The percentage of first time mothers aged over 35 years was 19.5% in 2021.

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