Child death reports & data

The QFCC is responsible for a number of functions relating to child deaths in Queensland, including:

  • maintaining a register of all child deaths in Queensland based on notifications from the Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages and details of all child deaths reported to the Office of the State Coroner
  • researching the risk factors associated with child deaths and making recommendations to prevent such deaths occurring, and
  • preparing an Annual Report on child deaths.

Access to child death data

Detailed child death data are available at no cost to organisations and individuals to support prevention research, policy or program initiatives, by emailing us at

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The materials presented on this site are provided by the Queensland Government for information purposes only. Users should note that the electronic version of the annual report on this site is not recognised as the official or authorised version. The official copy of the annual report, as tabled in the Legislative Assembly of Queensland, can be accessed from the Queensland Parliament’s tabled papers website database.