The Annual Report: Deaths of children and young people, Queensland, 2016-17 (PDF, 23.7KB) was tabled on 12 April 2018. The authorised electronic version of the annual report can be accessed on the Queensland Parliament website in the online tabled papers.
The QFCC collects, analyses and publishes information about child deaths to help prevent future deaths and serious injuries. We work with researchers and other agencies to raise community awareness and develop prevention programs and policies.
We provide detailed child death data to researchers and organisations, at no cost – please email email@example.com
Key findings factsheets
Full Annual Report
Sections of the Annual Report
Cover, Contents, Acknowledgements and Foreword
Chapter 1: Child deaths in Queensland
Chapter 2: Deaths from diseases and morbid conditions
Chapter 3: Transport-related deaths
Chapter 4: Drowning
Chapter 5: Other non-intentional injury-related deaths
Chapter 6: Suicide
Chapter 7: Fatal assualt and neglect
Chapter 8: Sudden unexpected deaths in infancy
Chapter 9: Child death prevention activities
Appendix 1- Methodology (PDF, 2.29MB)Appendix 1- Methodology (DOCX, 144KB)Appendix 2 - Abbreviations and definitions (PDF, 1.36MB)Appendix 2 - Abbreviations and definitions (DOCX, 140KB)Appendix 3 - Cause of death by ICD-10 mortality coding classification (PDF, 408KB)Appendix 3 - Cause of death by ICD-10 mortality coding classification (DOCX, 123KB)Appendix 4 - Notifiable diseases (PDF, 305KB)Appendix 4 - Notifiable diseases (DOCX, 96KB)Appendix 5 - Inclusions within the other non-intentional injury category (PDF, 223KB)Appendix 5 - Inclusions within the other non-intentional injury category (DOCX, 66KB)Appendix 6 - Suicide classification model (PDF, 367KB)Appendix 6 - Suicide classification model (DOCX, 80KB)Appendix 7 - Fatal assault and neglect screening criteria (PDF, 245KB)Appendix 7 - Fatal assault and neglect screening criteria (DOCX, 67KB)
13-year data tables
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