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Canada Births and maternity Stats

Definitions

  • Abortion > Legal abortions total: Legally induced abortions by urban/rural residence of woman.
  • All births of boys: Live births by sex and urban/rural residence.
  • All births of girls: Live births by sex and urban/rural residence.
  • Average age of mother at childbirth: Average age of mother at first childbirth.
  • Crude birth rate: Country's crude birth rate. The crude birth rate is the number of live births for every 1,000 people.
  • Future births: Mid-range estimate for country's population increase due to births from five years prior to the given year. For example, from 2095 to 2100, India's population is expected to rise by 16,181 people due to births. Estimates are from the UN Population Division.
  • Future births per million people: Mid-range estimate for country's population increase due to births from five years prior to the given year. For example, from 2095 to 2100, India's population is expected to rise by 16,181 people due to births. Estimates are from the UN Population Division. Figures expressed per million people for the same year.
  • Infant mortality rate: How many infants, out of 1000, who will die before attaining one year of age.
  • Maternal death rate: Number of mothers who died giving birth, out of 100,000 births.
  • Maternity leave > Weeks of leave given: Maternity leave benefits.
  • Number of births: Total number of live births. A live birth refers to a birth after which the baby shows signs of life, however, if the baby dies after showing signs of life, it is still considered a live birth.
  • Number of births per thousand people: Total number of live births. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Quadruplet and quintuplet births: Number of births, in which four or five children were born. A mother giving birth to quadruplets or quintuplets is counted as one birth.
  • Teenage birth rate: Percentage of females aged 15-19 who give birth, out of all females the same age in the country.
  • Total fertility rate: Total fertility rate.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Abortion > Legal abortions total 91,310 2006 11th out of 54
All births of boys 193,587 2011 16th out of 83
All births of girls 184,049 2011 16th out of 83
Average age of mother at childbirth 29.9 2009 5th out of 25
Crude birth rate 11.3 2009 30th out of 32
Future births 510.41 2100 48th out of 196
Future births per million people 10.76 2010 162nd out of 191
Infant mortality rate 4.7 2012 158th out of 193
Maternal death rate 12 per 100,000 live births 2010 146th out of 178
Maternity leave > Weeks of leave given 73 2013 21st out of 180
Number of births 380,863 2009 13th out of 32
Number of births per thousand people 11.29 2009 28th out of 30
Quadruplet and quintuplet births 12 2009 11th out of 47
Teenage birth rate 14.1 2008 62nd out of 92
Total fertility rate 1.89% 2100 72nd out of 196

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables

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