Watford (West Herts) Maternity Statistics

Find the latest and historical maternity care statistics here to help you to make informed decisions about your birth place choices.

Using this Information

The information shared below is intended to give you an overview of how your local maternity care unit is performing based on real data and real user feedback.

Please use this information to prepare yourself for your own individual experience, and if you have any questions or concerns, you can ‘Ask a Midwife’ or find more information on preparing yourself for birth on the PregnaHub®, which comes with a 7 day free trial.


CQC Maternity Survey 2023

This survey looks at the experiences of 25,515 women and pregnant people, across 121 NHS trusts, who gave birth in February 2023 (and January 2023 for smaller trusts).

Questionnaires were sent out between April and August 2023, responses were received from 134 people at West Hertfordshire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.


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Latest Maternity Statistics

Are you in the Watford area?

We have local Mindful Natal® teachers ready to support you at every step of your pregnancy, birth and postnatal journey. With their local knowledge and expertise, you’ll be able to make informed decisions that are right for your individual circumstances.


Siobhan is based in Watford and teaches group and private courses.

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Hemel Hempstead

Natalie is based in Hemel Hempstead and teaches group and private courses.

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Charlotte is based in Berkhamsted and teaches group and private courses.

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Claire is based in Tring and teaches group and private courses.

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St Albans

Christina is based in St Albans and teaches group and private courses.

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PregnaHub® Subscription

Subscribe to the online PregnaHub® for as little as £10/month and gain access to local information, pregnancy exercise classes, a midwife chat group and much more. Try it for FREE for 7 days! Cancel at any time.

Don’t forget! PregnaHub® access is included in all Mindful Natal® course bookings.

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Find out more about Watford, West Herts Hospital maternity service here or view other Hospital Trust information here.