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Births and Deaths: March 2009 quarter
Embargoed until 10:45am  –  19 May 2009
Highlights
 

 In the March 2009 year:

  • 64,160 live births were registered in New Zealand.
  • The birth rate was 2.2 births per woman.
  • Women aged 30–34 years had the highest fertility rate (125 births per 1,000 women).
  • The median age of women giving birth was 30 years.
  • The median age of women giving birth to their first child was 28 years.
  • 29,150 deaths were registered.
  • The infant mortality rate was 4.7 deaths per 1,000 live births.
  • Births exceeded deaths by 35,010.

 Live Births

Deaths

  

 Geoff Bascand 19 May 2009  
 Government Statistician ISSN 1178-0436 
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