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Annual Report 2020-2021, Northern Territory Child Deaths Review and Prevention Committee, Office of the Coroner

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Title

Annual Report 2020-2021, Northern Territory Child Deaths Review and Prevention Committee, Office of the Coroner

Other title

Tabled Paper 430

Collection

Tabled Papers for 14th Assembly 2020 -; Tabled Papers; ParliamentNT

Date

2021-11-30

Notes

Made available by the Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory under Standing Order 240. Where copyright subsists with a third party it remains with the original owner and permission may be required to reuse the material.

Language

English

Subject

Tabled papers

Publisher name

Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory

Place of publication

Darwin

File type

application/pdf

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License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2019C00042

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/851053

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/851054

Page content

Northern Territory Child Deaths Review and Prevention Committee Annual Report 2020-21 List of tables ..............................................................................................................................................................i List of figures ...........................................................................................................................................................ii List of appendices ..................................................................................................................................................ii Northern Territory Child Deaths Review and Prevention Committee .............................................. iii Glossary of terms ................................................................................................................................................. iv Definitions ................................................................................................................................................................v Foreword ................................................................................................................................................................. 1 The Committees Recommendations ............................................................................................................. 3 Progress of previous recommendation/s ............................................................................................................ 3 Background to the recommendation............................................................................................................. 3 Progress in 2020-2021 ..................................................................................................................................... 4 Executive Summary .............................................................................................................................................. 7 Background and overview of the Committee activities ............................................................................... 8 Issues relating to child deaths data in the NT ................................................................................................... 8 Child deaths in the NT, 2016-2020 ....................................................................................................................... 9 2020 snapshot ..................................................................................................................................................... 9 2016-2020 aggregated snapshot ................................................................................................................ 9 Infant SUDI / SIDS deaths by year, gender, Aboriginal status, usual residence and co-sleeping status, NT, 2016-2020 ........................................................................ 10 Chapter 1 Introduction ..................................................................................................................................11 Introduction .................................................................................................................................................................. 12 Functions of the Committee .................................................................................................................................. 12 Activities of the Committee .................................................................................................................................... 12 National representation and engagement ................................................................................................ 12 The Child Deaths Register ...................................................................................................................................... 13 Contents


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