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Health > Births and maternity > Twin births: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of births, in which two children were born. A mother giving birth to twins is counted as one birth.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 United States 137,217 2009
2 Pakistan 94,450 1994
3 France 26,823 2010
4 United Kingdom 24,886 2009
5 Germany 22,508 2011
6 Japan 19,196 2011
7 Spain 19,010 2011
8 Philippines 15,997 2003
9 South Korea 13,583 2011
10 Argentina 12,470 2006
11 Canada 12,305 2009
12 Italy 11,519 1996
13 Malawi 10,888 1977
14 Poland 9,917 2011
15 Egypt 8,920 1957
16 Australia 8,919 2011
17 Malaysia 7,882 2009
18 Russia 7,659 1999
19 Israel 7,546 2010
20 Venezuela 6,276 2007
21 Kazakhstan 5,223 2008
22 Greece 4,913 2011
23 Chile 4,767 2010
24 Ukraine 4,712 2010
25 Belgium 4,378 2008
26 Guatemala 4,139 2011
27 Czech Republic 4,067 2011
28 Tunisia 3,733 1980
29 Romania 3,650 2011
30 Uzbekistan 3,531 1994
31 Sweden 3,071 2011
32 Netherlands 2,974 2010
33 Hong Kong 2,858 2011
34 Portugal 2,797 2011
35 Switzerland 2,724 2011
36 Austria 2,691 2011
37 Hungary 2,687 2011
38 Denmark 2,630 2010
39 Bulgaria 2,146 2011
40 Serbia 2,078 2011
41 Norway 1,928 2011
42 Azerbaijan 1,822 2010
43 Cuba 1,816 2011
44 Slovakia 1,776 2011
45 New Zealand 1,654 2012
46 Sri Lanka 1,606 1995
47 Croatia 1,326 2010
48 Costa Rica 1,224 2010
49 Ireland 1,206 2009
50 Georgia 1,198 2011
51 El Salvador 1,125 2011
52 Singapore 1,121 2012
53 Panama 1,102 2010
54 Belarus 1,007 2011
55 Puerto Rico 932 2008
56 Jamaica 900 2006
57 Moldova 878 2010
58 Uruguay 867 2000
59 Republic of Macedonia 857 2010
60 Tajikistan 856 1994
61 Finland 842 2011
62 Bosnia and Herzegovina 816 2010
63 Slovenia 777 2011
64 Libya 760 2002
65 Kyrgyzstan 759 2011
66 Lithuania 742 2011
67 Qatar 634 2010
68 Latvia 474 2010
69 Estonia 440 2011
70 Cyprus 428 2011
71 Albania 402 2004
72 Trinidad and Tobago 364 2006
73 Armenia 338 2007
74 Mauritius 232 2011
75 Bahrain 219 2007
76 Guadeloupe 209 2002
77 Luxembourg 173 2011
78 French Guiana 168 2007
79 Martinique 151 2007
80 Malta 135 2011
81 Montenegro 133 2009
82 Iceland 117 2011
83 The Bahamas 114 1992
84 Maldives 108 2011
85 Barbados 80 1960
86 Macau 74 2005
87 Guam 61 2004
88 New Caledonia 44 2007
=89 Isle of Man 36 1999
=89 Andorra 36 2010
=91 Jersey 26 1989
=91 Virgin Islands 26 1987
=91 Saint Lucia 26 2002
94 British Virgin Islands 25 1984
95 Dominica 24 1989
=96 Guernsey 20 2000
=96 Faeroe Islands 20 1989
=96 Seychelles 20 2006
99 American Samoa 18 2006
100 Bermuda 14 2011
101 Antigua and Barbuda 11 1986
=102 San Marino 6 2004
=102 Cayman Islands 6 1995
104 Gibraltar 4 1989
=105 Anguilla 2 2002
=105 Niue 2 1982
=107 Norfolk Island 0.0 1979
=107 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 0.0 1992
=107 Greenland 0.0 2008
=107 Montserrat 0.0 2011

Citation

"All countries compared for Health > Births and maternity > Twin births", United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Births-and-maternity/Twin-births

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