×

Health > Births and maternity > Quadruplet and quintuplet births per million people: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of births, in which four or five children were born. A mother giving birth to quadruplets or quintuplets is counted as one birth. Figures expressed per million people for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 The Bahamas 1,070.42 1977
2 Barbados 887.99 1960
3 Macau 357.41 2012
4 Argentina 310.39 2007
5 Italy 227.68 1997
6 Malawi 201.12 1977
7 Albania 174.43 2004
8 Antigua and Barbuda 170.27 1986
9 Greenland 124.27 2008
10 Palau 101.52 2003
11 Tunisia 57.8 1980
12 American Samoa 51.08 2002
13 Croatia 19.01 2010
14 Denmark 16.79 2005
15 New Caledonia 15.23 1996
16 Montenegro 9.71 2007
17 Uruguay 9.64 2000
18 Jamaica 6.01 2006
19 Philippines 5.56 2003
20 Costa Rica 4.07 2010
21 Kazakhstan 4.07 2007
22 Romania 4.07 2011
23 Bosnia and Herzegovina 3.35 2006
24 Azerbaijan 2.86 2005
25 Netherlands 2.65 2010
26 Mauritius 2.33 2011
27 Bahrain 1.94 2007
28 Venezuela 1.77 2007
29 South Korea 1.74 2006
30 United States 1.42 2009
31 Tajikistan 1.4 1994
32 Libya 1.12 2002
33 Panama 1.09 2010
34 Ukraine 1.05 2004
35 Armenia 1 2007
36 Chile 0.933 2010
37 Israel 0.918 2010
38 Serbia 0.827 2011
39 Singapore 0.753 2012
40 Slovakia 0.741 2011
41 Uzbekistan 0.715 1994
42 Greece 0.708 2011
43 Russia 0.69 1999
44 El Salvador 0.656 2006
45 Sri Lanka 0.607 1995
46 Austria 0.594 2011
47 Guatemala 0.544 2011
48 Poland 0.519 2011
49 Sweden 0.423 2011
50 Australia 0.403 2011
51 France 0.384 2010
52 Switzerland 0.379 2011
53 Canada 0.356 2009
54 Germany 0.293 2011
55 Puerto Rico 0.266 2008
56 United Kingdom 0.226 2009
57 Ireland 0.224 2009
58 Belarus 0.105 2010
59 Spain 0.0866 2011
60 Japan 0.0782 2011
61 Malaysia 0.072 2009
=62 Dominica 0.0 1989
=62 Norway 0.0 2011
=62 Finland 0.0 2011
=62 Portugal 0.0 2011
=62 Luxembourg 0.0 2011
=62 Andorra 0.0 2010
=62 Hong Kong 0.0 2011
=62 Georgia 0.0 2011
=62 Moldova 0.0 2010
=62 Estonia 0.0 2011
=62 Qatar 0.0 2007
=62 Maldives 0.0 2011
=62 Trinidad and Tobago 0.0 2006
=62 Hungary 0.0 2010
=62 Republic of Macedonia 0.0 2010
=62 Lithuania 0.0 2011
=62 Slovenia 0.0 2011
=62 Pakistan 0.0 1994
=62 New Zealand 0.0 2012
=62 Guam 0.0 2004
=62 Czech Republic 0.0 2011
=62 Saint Lucia 0.0 1998
=62 San Marino 0.0 1997
=62 Cyprus 0.0 2008
=62 Bermuda 0.0 2011
=62 Cuba 0.0 2011
=62 Cayman Islands 0.0 1995
=62 Bulgaria 0.0 2011
=62 Latvia 0.0 2010
=62 Faeroe Islands 0.0 1989
=62 Belgium 0.0 2008
=62 Seychelles 0.0 2006
=62 Malta 0.0 2011
=62 Iceland 0.0 2010
=62 Kyrgyzstan 0.0 2008
=62 Montserrat 0.0 2011

Citation

"All countries compared for Health > Births and maternity > Quadruplet and quintuplet births per million people", 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. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Births-and-maternity/Quadruplet-and-quintuplet-births-per-million-people

Health > Births and maternity > Quadruplet and quintuplet births per million people: Countries Compared Map

NationMaster

Interesting observations about Health > Births and maternity > Quadruplet and quintuplet births per million people

Follow us on Facebook to get interesting stats: