Neighbourhood Midwives

NM Statistics: Private Practice 2015-2017




Data based on 202 women cared for by Neighbourhood Midwives between July 2015 and July 2017. All women book for private care.

Comparisons are made with the most recently available data. Not all national data is collected annually.


*Normal birth means giving birth without help i.e. no induction, epidural, assisted or caesarean birth or episiotomy.

** Primiparous –woman having her first baby

*** Multiparous –woman having a subsequent baby

Low risk = low risk at the start of care in labour




NM and National Statistics Comparison Table — January 2018