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Jersey

Jersey Births and maternity Stats

Definitions

  • Abortion > Legal abortions total: Legally induced abortions by urban/rural residence of woman.
  • All births of boys: Live births by sex and urban/rural residence.
  • All births of girls: Live births by sex and urban/rural residence.
  • Maternity leave > Provider: The method/s in which women receive an income during their maternity leave. Some countries put the responsibility solely on the employer, while others either include maternity leaves into their social welfare programs or use a combination of the two. Some countries do not have laws regarding maternity leave such as the United States and Papua New Guinea.
  • Maternity leave > Weeks of leave given: Maternity leave benefits.
  • Quadruplet and quintuplet births: Number of births, in which four or five children were born. A mother giving birth to quadruplets or quintuplets is counted as one birth.
  • Single births: Number of births, in which one child was born.
  • Twin births: Number of births, in which two children were born. A mother giving birth to twins is counted as one birth.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Abortion > Legal abortions total 296 1993 40th out of 40
All births of boys 515 2007 98th out of 112
All births of girls 516 2007 98th out of 112
Maternity leave > Provider Social insurance 2013
Maternity leave > Weeks of leave given 78 2013 18th out of 180
Quadruplet and quintuplet births 0.0 1989 54th out of 64
Single births 1,048 1989 60th out of 64
Twin births 26 1989 57th out of 64

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