Table 1

Metropolitan public hospital births in 201810

HospitalService capability levelNo of womenNo of babies
Mercy Hospital for Women655825693
The Royal Women’s Hospital (Melbourne)674727660
Monash Medical Centre638944060
The Northern Hospital536493687
Joan Kirner Women and Children’s Hospital554465524
Box Hill Hospital525962635
Werribee Mercy Hospital438363859
The Women’s at Sandringham416131614
Dandenong Hospital426732673
Casey Hospital423262326
Angliss Hospital422182227
Frankston Hospital528692895
Total births44 17444 853