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

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

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Malawi 1,920.9 1977
2 Israel 989.82 2010
3 Pakistan 765.08 1994
4 Tunisia 584.74 1980
5 Isle of Man 474.46 1999
6 Denmark 474.07 2010
7 Andorra 462.09 2010
8 United States 447.29 2009
9 Greece 434.78 2011
10 The Bahamas 428.42 1992
11 Faeroe Islands 415.76 1989
12 France 412.46 2010
13 Spain 411.7 2011
14 Belgium 408.78 2008
15 Republic of Macedonia 407.67 2010
16 Hong Kong 404.15 2011
17 United Kingdom 402.61 2009
18 Australia 399.53 2011
19 Norway 389.25 2011
20 Czech Republic 387.48 2011
21 Guam 385.6 2004
22 Cyprus 383.34 2011
23 Slovenia 378.5 2011
24 New Zealand 373.1 2012
25 Iceland 366.76 2011
26 Canada 364.84 2009
27 Qatar 362.35 2010
28 Barbados 346.53 1960
29 Switzerland 344.27 2011
30 Jamaica 337.95 2006
31 Dominica 336.88 1989
32 Luxembourg 333.75 2011
33 Kazakhstan 333.23 2008
34 Slovakia 328.99 2011
35 Estonia 328.38 2011
36 Maldives 325.34 2011
37 Sweden 325 2011
38 Malta 323.99 2011
39 Argentina 319.83 2006
40 Austria 319.46 2011
41 American Samoa 306.89 2006
42 Croatia 300.15 2010
43 Panama 299.61 2010
44 Bulgaria 292.04 2011
45 Serbia 286.28 2011
46 Malaysia 283.62 2009
47 Guatemala 281.44 2011
48 Trinidad and Tobago 279.25 2006
49 Chile 277.95 2010
50 Germany 275.17 2011
51 South Korea 272.87 2011
52 Ireland 270.47 2009
53 Hungary 269.46 2011
54 Georgia 267.21 2011
55 Portugal 264.94 2011
56 Costa Rica 262.12 2010
57 Uruguay 261.08 2000
58 Poland 257.36 2011
59 Puerto Rico 247.82 2008
60 Moldova 246.49 2010
61 Lithuania 244.87 2011
62 Seychelles 236.41 2006
63 Venezuela 226.93 2007
64 Bermuda 216.84 2011
65 Montenegro 214.72 2009
66 Bosnia and Herzegovina 212.17 2010
67 Bahrain 212.14 2007
68 Latvia 211.7 2010
69 Singapore 211.02 2012
70 San Marino 204.85 2004
71 Italy 202.58 1996
72 Azerbaijan 201.23 2010
73 Philippines 193.66 2003
74 Cayman Islands 189.44 1995
75 New Caledonia 181.52 2007
76 Mauritius 180.4 2011
77 El Salvador 179.82 2011
78 Netherlands 178.99 2010
79 Romania 170.68 2011
80 Antigua and Barbuda 170.27 1986
81 Saint Lucia 162.28 2002
82 Cuba 161.05 2011
83 Macau 158.07 2005
84 Uzbekistan 157.8 1994
85 Finland 156.27 2011
86 Japan 150.18 2011
87 Tajikistan 150.11 1994
88 Libya 142.31 2002
89 Kyrgyzstan 137.63 2011
90 Albania 124.99 2004
91 Armenia 113.05 2007
92 Belarus 106.3 2011
93 Ukraine 102.72 2010
94 Sri Lanka 88.55 1995
95 Russia 52.35 1999
=96 Greenland 0.0 2008
=96 Montserrat 0.0 2011

Citation

"All countries compared for Health > Births and maternity > Twin 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/Twin-births-per-million-people

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