National Vital Statistics System

34. If not a single birth, order born in the delivery

Category: Newborn Information

BC # 53

FDFWS # 29

FDR # 34

Definitions, Instructions, Sources, Keywords and Abbreviations
Definitions The order born in the delivery, live born or fetal death (1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, etc.).

If this is a single birth, leave this item blank.

Include all live births and fetal deaths from this pregnancy.


1st Delivery record under – Birth order

2nd Infant data

Keywords and Abbreviations

Baby A, B, or Baby 1, 2, etc.

Twin A, B, or Twin 1, 2

Triplet A, B, C, or Triplet 1, 2, 3, etc.

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Page last reviewed: August 6, 2019