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Health > Births and maternity Stats: compare key data on Cuba & United States

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STAT Cuba United States HISTORY
Abortion > Legal abortions total 83,943
Ranked 8th.
825,564
Ranked 2nd. 10 times more than Cuba

Abortion > Legal abortions total per thousand people 7.44
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than United States
2.71
Ranked 27th.

All births of boys 68,464
Ranked 27th.
2.11 million
Ranked 1st. 31 times more than Cuba

Average age of mother at childbirth 26.1
Ranked 59th.
28
Ranked 18th. 7% more than Cuba

Crude birth rate 11.4
Ranked 37th.
13.5
Ranked 24th. 18% more than Cuba

Future births 46.22
Ranked 125th.
5,124.49
Ranked 4th. 111 times more than Cuba

Infant mortality rate 4.3
Ranked 161st.
6
Ranked 151st. 40% more than Cuba

Maternal death rate 73 per 100,000 live births
Ranked 81st. 3 times more than United States
21 per 100,000 live births
Ranked 131st.

Maternity leave > Weeks of leave given 78
Ranked 12th. 50% more than United States
52
Ranked 83th.
Number of births 127,746
Ranked 20th.
4.13 million
Ranked 1st. 32 times more than Cuba

Number of births per thousand people 11.32
Ranked 32nd.
13.46
Ranked 23th. 19% more than Cuba

Teenage birth rate 51
Ranked 21st. 49% more than United States
34.2
Ranked 18th.

Total fertility rate 1.83%
Ranked 149th.
1.99%
Ranked 33th. 9% more than Cuba

Twin births 1,816
Ranked 20th.
137,217
Ranked 1st. 76 times more than Cuba

Twin births per million people 161.05
Ranked 34th.
447.29
Ranked 7th. 3 times more than Cuba

Births attended by skill personnel 99.9%
Ranked 1st. 1% more than United States
99%
Ranked 16th.

Triplet births per million people 5.68
Ranked 23th.
19.25
Ranked 9th. 3 times more than Cuba

Abortion > When abortion is legal > Rape or incest Legal Legal
Single births 131,187
Ranked 10th.
3.99 million
Ranked 1st. 30 times more than Cuba

Future births per million people 10.47
Ranked 167th.
13.79
Ranked 135th. 32% more than Cuba

Abortion > When abortion is legal > To preserve mental health Legal Legal
Abortion > When abortion is legal > On request Legal Legal
Abortion > When abortion is legal > Economic or social reasons Legal Legal
All births of boys per thousand people 6.07
Ranked 35th.
6.89
Ranked 36th. 13% more than Cuba

Triplet births 64
Ranked 15th.
5,905
Ranked 1st. 92 times more than Cuba

Quadruplet and quintuplet births 0.0
Ranked 28th.
435
Ranked 2nd.

Abortion > When abortion is legal > To preserve physical health Legal Legal
Abortion > When abortion is legal > Foetal impairment Legal Legal
Quadruplet and quintuplet births per million people 0.0
Ranked 28th.
1.42
Ranked 9th.

All births of girls 64,603
Ranked 27th.
2.02 million
Ranked 1st. 31 times more than Cuba

All births of girls per thousand people 5.73
Ranked 37th.
6.57
Ranked 35th. 15% more than Cuba

Percent of births registered >90 >90
Abortion > When abortion is legal > To save the woman's life Legal Legal
Single births per thousand people 11.63
Ranked 11th.
13
Ranked 14th. 12% more than Cuba

SOURCES: 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 Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. 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; 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 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. 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.; World Health Organization. Source tables

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