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Health > Caesarian birth rate: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percent of births delivered by caesarean section.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
=1 Dominican Republic 32% 1999
=1 Italy 32% 1999
3 Portugal 30% 2001
=4 Colombia 25% 2000
=4 Malta 25% 2002
6 Andorra 24% 1999
=7 Lebanon 23% 1998
=7 Hungary 23% 2002
=7 United States 23% 2000
10 Germany 22% 2001
=11 Australia 21% 1998
=11 Austria 21% 2002
=13 Canada 19% 1998
=13 Luxembourg 19% 2000
=13 Ireland 19% 2000
=13 Ecuador 19% 1999
=13 New Zealand 19% 1999
=18 Slovakia 18% 2002
=18 Denmark 18% 2001
=20 Israel 17% 2001
=20 United Kingdom 17% 1997
=20 Sweden 17% 2001
=20 Bulgaria 17% 2002
=20 Latvia 17% 2002
=20 Belarus 17% 2002
=20 Iceland 17% 2001
=27 France 16% 1999
=27 Norway 16% 2001
=27 Finland 16% 2002
=27 El Salvador 16% 1998
=27 Qatar 16% 1998
=27 Jordan 16% 2002
=27 South Africa 16% 1998
=27 Belgium 16% 1999
=35 Estonia 15% 2002
=35 Lithuania 15% 2002
=35 Bolivia 15% 1998
=35 Albania 15% 2002
=35 Nicaragua 15% 2001
=40 Netherlands 14% 2002
=40 Turkey 14% 1998
=40 Slovenia 14% 2002
=40 Czech Republic 14% 2002
=40 Croatia 14% 2002
45 Peru 13% 2000
=46 Georgia 12% 2002
=46 Guatemala 12% 1999
=46 Russia 12% 1999
=49 Romania 11% 1999
=49 Egypt 11% 2000
=49 Kazakhstan 11% 1998
=52 Republic of Macedonia 10% 2001
=52 Vietnam 10% 2002
=52 Switzerland 10% 2002
55 Ukraine 9% 1999
56 Tunisia 8% 2000
=57 Philippines 7% 2003
=57 Zimbabwe 7% 1999
=57 India 7% 1999
=57 Armenia 7% 2000
=61 Moldova 6% 1997
=61 Cape Verde 6% 1998
=61 Gabon 6% 2000
=61 Algeria 6% 2000
=61 Kyrgyzstan 6% 1997
66 Mongolia 5% 2000
=67 Turkmenistan 4% 2000
=67 Indonesia 4% 2003
=67 Ghana 4% 2003
=67 Azerbaijan 4% 2002
=67 Kenya 4% 2003
=67 Benin 4% 2001
=73 Cameroon 3% 1998
=73 Tanzania 3% 1999
=73 Malawi 3% 2000
=73 Bangladesh 3% 2000
=73 Mauritania 3% 2001
=73 Mozambique 3% 1997
=73 Uganda 3% 2001
=80 Tajikistan 2% 2002
=80 Guinea 2% 1999
=80 Nigeria 2% 2003
=80 Rwanda 2% 2000
=80 Sierra Leone 2% 1997
=80 Senegal 2% 1997
=80 Togo 2% 1998
=80 Haiti 2% 2000
=80 Zambia 2% 2002
=89 Ethiopia 1% 2000
=89 Burkina Faso 1% 2003
=89 Madagascar 1% 1997
=89 Nepal 1% 2001
=89 Cambodia 1% 2000
=89 Yemen 1% 1997
=89 Mali 1% 2001
=89 Chad 1% 1997
=89 Niger 1% 1998

Citation

"All countries compared for Health > Caesarian birth rate", http://data.un.org/Data.aspx?q=caesarean&d=GenderStat&f=inID%3a48, Percent of births delivered by caesarean section. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Caesarian-birth-rate

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