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Canada

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 boys per thousand people: Live births by sex and urban/rural residence. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Average age of mother at childbirth: Average age of mother at first childbirth.
  • Births attended by skill personnel: Births attended by skilled health personnel, percentage.
  • Caesarean birth rate: Percentage of live births that are delivered through a cesarean section, more commonly referred to as a c-section.
  • 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.
  • 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 > Provider: The method/s in which women receive an income during their maternity leave. Some countries put the responsibility solely on the employer, while others either include maternity leaves into their social welfare programs or use a combination of the two. Some countries do not have laws regarding maternity leave such as the United States and Papua New Guinea.
  • 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.
  • 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 boys per thousand people 5.61 2011 50th out of 83
Average age of mother at childbirth 29.9 2009 5th out of 25
Births attended by skill personnel 100% 2007 4th out of 59
Caesarean birth rate 26% 2012 26th out of 129
Crude birth rate 11.3 2009 30th out of 32
Future births 510.41 2100 48th out of 196
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 > Provider Federal and State. Employment Insurance 2013
Number of births 380,863 2009 13th out of 32
Number of births per thousand people 11.29 2009 28th out of 30
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 Statistics 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 Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Children's Fund. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; 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 Population Division. Source tables

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