This statistical publication contains analyses and commentary on publicly funded and privately funded hospital events in New Zealand, as reported to the National Minimum Dataset (NMDS).
The publication contains summarised data tables, figures and commentary of:
- hospital discharges
- hospital procedures
- hospital discharges involving injury and poisoning.
There are analyses of hospital events by sex, age, ethnicity, deprivation, district health board region, selected diagnoses and procedures, average length of stay, bed days, inpatients and daycases.
Should you require additional information, analysis or material not included in the report or material tabulated in different ways, please contact:
National Collections and Reporting
Ministry of Health
PO Box 5013
Phone (04) 496 2000
Fax (04) 816 2898