According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (latest report as of February 2017) there were the following multiple births in Australia:

In 2015 there were:

  • 4291 sets of twins, representing 1.4% of all births
  • 84 sets of triplets and and higher order multiples, representing 0.03% of all births

Twins Research Australia

Address: 3/207 Bouverie St
Carlton, Vic 3010

Freecall: 1800 037 021


ABN: 84 002 705 224

Twins Research Australia is a national resource supported by a Centre of Research Excellence Grant from the National Health and Medical Research Council and housed within the University of Melbourne.

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