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Deaths from Childbirth

Childbirth: Deaths

Deaths from Childbirth: 399 female deaths for "pregnancy and childbirth" in America in the USA 2001(NCHS, 2003)

Death Rates

Death rate: 1.5 percent (NIDDK)

Death Rate Extrapolation

Death rate extrapolations for USA for Childbirth: 399 per year, 33 per month, 7 per week, 1 per day, 0 per hour, 0 per minute, 0 per second. Note: this automatic extrapolation calculation uses the deaths statistic: 399 female deaths for "pregnancy and childbirth" in America in the USA 2001(NCHS, 2003)

Childbirth: Deaths Articles

Deaths information for Childbirth: Between 3 and 5 percent of pregnancies among women with diabetes result in death of the newborn; the rate for women who do not have diabetes is 1.5 percent. (Source: excerpt from Diabetes Statistics in the United States: NIDDK)

Death statistics for Childbirth

The following are statistics from various sources about deaths and Childbirth:

  • Death rate statistics for mother during pregnancy/childbirth:
    • 399 female deaths for "pregnancy and childbirth" in America in the USA 2001(NCHS, 2003)
    • 150 black female deaths for "pregnancy and childbirth" in America in the USA 2001(NCHS, 2003)
    • 151 female deaths for "pregnancy and childbirth" in America in the USA 2001(NCHS, 2003)
    • 16 Asian/Pacific Islander female deaths for "pregnancy and childbirth" in America in the USA 2001(NCHS, 2003)
    • 18 Hispanic/Latin female deaths for "pregnancy and childbirth" in America in the USA 2001(NCHS, 2003)
    • 228 white female deaths for "pregnancy and childbirth" in America in the USA 2001(NCHS, 2003)
    • 5 American Indian/Alaska Native female deaths for "pregnancy and childbirth" in America in the USA 2001(NCHS, 2003)
  • Death rate statistics for baby during childbirth:
    • 6.8 deaths per 1,000 live births in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 5.7 deaths per 1,000 live births to white mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 13.3 deaths per 1,000 live births to black mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 9.7 deaths per 1,000 live births to American Indian/Alaska Native mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 4.7 deaths per 1,000 live births to Asian or Pacific Islander mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 3.2 deaths per 1,000 live births to Chinese mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 4.0 deaths per 1,000 live births to Japanese mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 5.5 deaths per 1,000 live births to Filipino mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 7.3 deaths per 1,000 live births to Hawaiian mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 5.4 deaths per 1,000 live births to Hispanic/Latino mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 5.2 deaths per 1,000 live births to Mexcican mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 8.5 deaths per 1,000 live births to Puerto Rican mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 4.2 deaths per 1,000 live births to Cuban mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 5.0 deaths per 1,000 live births to Central and South American mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 13.5 deaths per 1,000 live births to Black or African American mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • See also deaths for prematurity - death rates are higher with lower birth weight.
  • Death rate statistics for baby in the neonatal period (first 28 days):
    • 4.5 neonatal deaths per 1,000 live births in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 3.8 neonatal deaths per 1,000 live births to white mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 8.9 neonatal deaths per 1,000 live births to black mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 4.2 neonatal deaths per 1,000 live births to American Indian/Alaska Native mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 3.1 neonatal deaths per 1,000 live births to Asian or Pacific Islander mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 1.9 neonatal deaths per 1,000 live births to Chinese mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 2.5 neonatal deaths per 1,000 live births to Japanese mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 4.0 neonatal deaths per 1,000 live births to Filipino mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 3.6 neonatal deaths per 1,000 live births to Hawaiian mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 3.6 deaths per 1,000 live births to Hispanic/Latino mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 3.5 neonatal deaths per 1,000 live births to Mexcican mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 6.0 neonatal deaths per 1,000 live births to Puerto Rican mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 2.5 neonatal deaths per 1,000 live births to Cuban mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 3.4 neonatal deaths per 1,000 live births to Central and South American mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 9.0 neonatal deaths per 1,000 live births to Black or African American mothers in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
  • Top causes of death for neonates (first 28 days) in the USA:
  • Childbirth death rate statistics for baby in various countries worldwide:
    • 6.8 deaths per 1,000 live births in the USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 7.1 deaths per 1,000 live births in United States 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 5.7 deaths per 1,000 live births in Australia 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 4.4 deaths per 1,000 live births in Austria 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 4.9 deaths per 1,000 live births in Belgium1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 14.5 deaths per 1,000 live births in Bulgaria 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 5.3 deaths per 1,000 live births in Canada 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 10.1 deaths per 1,000 live births in Chile 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 11.8 deaths per 1,000 live births in Costa Rica 1999 (NCHS,2003)
    • 6.4 deaths per 1,000 live births in Cuba 1999 (NCHS,2003)
    • 4.6 deaths per 1,000 live births in Czech Republic 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 4.2 deaths per 1,000 live births in Denmark 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 5.8 deaths per 1,000 live births in England and Wales 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 3.7 deaths per 1,000 live births in Finland 1999 (NCHS,2003)
    • 4.3 deaths per 1,000 live births in France 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 4.5 deaths per 1,000 live births in Germany 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 6.2 deaths per 1,000 live births in Greece 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 3.1 deaths per 1,000 live births in Hong Kong 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 8.4 deaths per 1,000 live births in Hungary 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 5.5 deaths per 1,000 live births in Ireland 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 5.7 deaths per 1,000 live births in Israel 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 5.1 deaths per 1,000 live births in Italy 1999 (NCHS,2003)
    • 3.4 deaths per 1,000 live births in Japan 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 5.2 deaths per 1,000 live births in Netherlands 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 5.5 deaths per 1,000 live births in New Zealand 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 6.4 deaths per 1,000 live births in Northern Ireland 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 3.9 deaths per 1,000 live births in Norway 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 8.9 deaths per 1,000 live births in Poland 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 5.6 deaths per 1,000 live births in Portugal 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 10.6 deaths per 1,000 live births in Puerto Rico 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 18.6 deaths per 1,000 live births in Romania1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 17.1 deaths per 1,000 live births in Russian Federation 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 5.0 deaths per 1,000 live births in Scotland 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 3.5 deaths per 1,000 live births in Singapore 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 8.3 deaths per 1,000 live births in Slovakia 1999 (NCHS,2003)
    • 4.55 deaths per 1,000 live births in Spain 1999 (NCHS,2003)
    • 3.4 deaths per 1,000 live births in Sweden 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 4.6 deaths per 1,000 live births in Switzerland 1999 (NCHS, 2003)
    • 165.96 deaths per 1,000 live births in Afghanistan 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 22.31 deaths per 1,000 live births in Albania 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 32.16 deaths per 1,000 live births in Algeria 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 9.48 deaths per 1,000 live births in American Samoa 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 4.05 deaths per 1,000 live births in Andorra 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 192.5deaths per 1,000 live births in Angola 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 21.91 deaths per 1,000 live births in Anquilla 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 20.18 deaths per 1,000 live births in Antiqua and Barbuda 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 15.66 deaths per 1,000 live births in Argentina 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 24.16 deaths per 1,000 live births in Armenia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 6.02 deaths per 1,000 live births in Aruba 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 4.76 deaths per 1,000 live births in Australia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 4.68 deaths per 1,000 live births in Austria 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 82.07 deaths per 1,000 live births in Azerbaijan 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 25.7 deaths per 1,000 live births in The Bahamas 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 17.91 deaths per 1,000 live births in Bahrain 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 64.32 deaths per 1,000 live births in Bangladesh 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 12.61 deaths per 1,000 live births in Barbados 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 13.62 deaths per 1,000 live births in Belarus 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 4.76 deaths per 1,000 live births in Belgium 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 26.37 deaths per 1,000 live births in Belize 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 85.88 deaths per 1,000 live births in Benin 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 8.79 deaths per 1,000 live births in Bermuda 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 102.65 deaths per 1,000 live births in Bhutan 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 54.58 deaths per 1,000 live births in Bolivia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 21.88 deaths per 1,000 live births in Bosnia and Herzegovina 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 69.98 deaths per 1,000 live births in Botswana 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 30.66 deaths per 1,000 live births in Brazil 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 18.05 deaths per 1,000 live births in British Virgin Islands 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 13.05 deaths per 1,000 live births in Brunei 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 21.31 deaths per 1,000 live births in Bulgaria 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 98.67 deaths per 1,000 live births in Burkina Faso 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 68.78 deaths per 1,000 live births in Burma 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 70.4 deaths per 1,000 live births in Burundi 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 73.67 deaths per 1,000 live births in Cambodia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 69.18 deaths per 1,000 live births in Cameroon 004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 4.82 deaths per 1,000 live births in Canada 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 49.14 deaths per 1,000 live births in Cape Verde 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 8.41 deaths per 1,000 live births in Cayman Islands 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 92.15 deaths per 1,000 live births in Central African Republic 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 94.78 deaths per 1,000 live births in Chad 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 9.05 deaths per 1,000 live births in Chile 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 25.28 deaths per 1,000 live births in China 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 21.72 deaths per 1,000 live births in Colombia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 77.22 deaths per 1,000 live births in Comoros 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 94.69 deaths per 1,000 live births in Democratic Republic of Congo 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 93.86 deaths per 1,000 live births in Republic of Congo 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 10.26 deaths per 1,000 live births in Costa Rica 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 97.1 deaths per 1,000 live births in Cote d’Ivoire 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 6.96 deaths per 1,000 live births in Croatia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 6.45 deaths per 1,000 live births in Cuba 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 7.36 deaths per 1,000 live births in Cyprus 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 3.97 deaths per 1,000 live births in Czech Republic 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 4.63 deaths per 1,000 live births in Denmark 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 105.54 deaths per 1,000 live births in Djibouti 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 14.75 deaths per 1,000 live births in Dominica 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 33.28 deaths per 1,000 live births in Dominican Republic 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 48.86 deaths per 1,000 live births in East Timor 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 24.49 deaths per 1,000 live births in Ecuador 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 33.9 deaths per 1,000 live births in Egypt 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 25.93 deaths per 1,000 live births in El Salvador 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 87.08 deaths per 1,000 live births in Equatorial Guinea 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 75.59 deaths per 1,000 live births in Eritrea 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 8.08 deaths per 1,000 live births in Estonia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 102.12 deaths per 1,000 live births in Ethiopia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 6.38 deaths per 1,000 live births in Faroe Islands 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 12.99 deaths per 1,000 live births Fiji 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 3.59 deaths per 1,000 live births in Finland 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 4.31 deaths per 1,000 live births in France 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 12.46 deaths per 1,000 live births in French Guiana 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 8.61 deaths per 1,000 live births in French Polynesia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 54.34 deaths per 1,000 live births in Gabon 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 73.48 deaths per 1,000 live births in Gambia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 23.54 deaths per 1,000 live births in Gaza Strip 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 19.34 deaths per 1,000 live births in Georgia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 4.2 deaths per 1,000 live births in Germany 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 52.22 deaths per 1,000 live births in Ghana 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 5.22 deaths per 1,000 live births in Gibraltar 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 5.63 deaths per 1,000 live births in Greece 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 16.31 deaths per 1,000 live births in Greenland 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 14.62 deaths per 1,000 live births in Grenada 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 8.83 deaths per 1,000 live births in Guadeloupe 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 7.15 deaths per 1,000 live births in Guam 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 36.91 deaths per 1,000 live births in Guatemala 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 4.78 deaths per 1,000 live births in Guernsey 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 91.82 deaths per 1,000 live births in Guinea 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 108.72 deaths per 1,000 live births in Guinea-Bissau 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 37.22 deaths per 1,000 live births in Guyana 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 74.37 deaths per 1,000 live births in Haiti 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 29.64 deaths per 1,000 live births in Honduras 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 2.97 deaths per 1,000 live births in Hong Kong 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 8.68 deaths per 1,000 live births in Hungary 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 3.31 deaths per 1,000 live births in Iceland 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 57.92 deaths per 1,000 live births in India 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 36.82 deaths per 1,000 live births in Indonesia2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 42.86 deaths per 1,000 live births in Iran 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 52.73 deaths per 1,000 live births in Iraq 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 5.5 deaths per 1,000 live births in Ireland 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 7.21 deaths per 1,000 live births in Israel 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 6.07 deaths per 1,000 live births in Italy 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 12.81 deaths per 1,000 live births in Jamaica 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 3.28 deaths per 1,000 live births in Japan 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 5.33 deaths per 1,000 live births in Jersey 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 18.11 deaths per 1,000 live births in Jordan 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 30.54 deaths per 1,000 live births in Kazakhstan 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 62.62 deaths per 1,000 live births in Kenya 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 49.9 deaths per 1,000 live births in Kiribati 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 24.84 deaths per 1,000 live births in North Korea 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 7.18 deaths per 1,000 live births in South Korea 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 10.26 deaths per 1,000 live births in Kuwait 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 36.81 deaths per 1,000 live births in Kyrgyzstan 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 87.06 deaths per 1,000 live births in Laos 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 9.67 deaths per 1,000 live births in Latvia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 25.48 deaths per 1,000 live births in Lebanon 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 85.22 deaths per 1,000 live births in Lesotho 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 130.51 deaths per 1,000 live births in Liberia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 25.7 deaths per 1,000 live births in Libya 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 4.77 deaths per 1,000 live births in Liechenstein 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 7.133 deaths per 1,000 live births in Lithuania 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 4.88 deaths per 1,000 live births in Luxembourg 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 4.39 deaths per 1,000 live births in Macau 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 11.74 deaths per 1,000 live births in Macedonia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 78.52 deaths per 1,000 live births in Madagascar 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 104.23 deaths per 1,000 live births in Malawi 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 18.35 deaths per 1,000 live births in Malaysia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 58.32 deaths per 1,000 live births in Maldives 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 117.99 deaths per 1,000 live births in Mali 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 3.94 deaths per 1,000 live births in Malta 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 6.05 deaths per 1,000 live births in Isle of Man 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 30.5 deaths per 1,000 live births in Marshall Islands 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 7.27 deaths per 1,000 live births in Martinique 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 72.35 deaths per 1,000 live births in Mauritania 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 15.57 deaths per 1,000 live births in Mauritius 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 64.19 deaths per 1,000 live births in Mayotte 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 21.69 deaths per 1,000 live births in Mexico 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 31.28 deaths per 1,000 live births in Micornesia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 41 deaths per 1,000 live births in Moldova 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 5.53 deaths per 1,000 live births in Monaco 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 55.45 deaths per 1,000 live births in Mongolia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 7.56 deaths per 1,000 live births in Montserrat 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 43.25 deaths per 1,000 live births in Morocco 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 137.08 deaths per 1,000 live births in Mozambique 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 69.58 deaths per 1,000 live births in Namibia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 10.14 deaths per 1,000 live births in Nauru 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 68.77 deaths per 1,000 live births in Nepal 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 5.11 deaths per 1,000 live births in Netherlands 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 10.37 deaths per 1,000 live births in Netherlands Antilles 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 7.89 deaths per 1,000 live births in New Caledonia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 5.96 deaths per 1,000 live births in New Zealand 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 30.15 deaths per 1,000 live births in Nicaragua 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 122.66 deaths per 1,000 live births in Niger 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 70.49 deaths per 1,000 live births in Nigeria 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 7.25 deaths per 1,000 live births in Northern Mariana Islands 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 3.73 deaths per 1,000 live births in Norway 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 20.26 deaths per 1,000 live births in Oman 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 74.43 deaths per 1,000 live births in Pakistan 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 15.3 deaths per 1,000 live births in Palau 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 20.95 deaths per 1,000 live births in Panama 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 53.15 deaths per 1,000 live births in Papua New Guinea 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 26.67 deaths per 1,000 live births in Paraguay 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 32.95 deaths per 1,000 live births in Peru 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 24.24 deaths per 1,000 live births in Philippines 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 8.73 deaths per 1,000 live births in Poland 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 5.13 deaths per 1,000 live births in Portugal 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 8.37 deaths per 1,000 live births in Puerto Rico 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 19.32 deaths per 1,000 live births in Qatarf 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 7.95 deaths per 1,000 live births in Reunion 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 27.24 deaths per 1,000 live births in Romania 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 16.96 deaths per 1,000 live births in Russia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 101.68 deaths per 1,000 live births in Rwanda 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 19.85 deaths per 1,000 live births in Saint Helena 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 14.94 deaths per 1,000 live births in Saint Kitts and Nevis 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 13.95 deaths per 1,000 live births in Saint Lucia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 7.76 deaths per 1,000 live births in Saint Pierre and Mizuelon 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 15.24 deaths per 1,000 live births in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 5.84 deaths per 1,000 live births in San Marino 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 44.58 deaths per 1,000 live births in Sao Tome 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 13.7 deaths per 1,000 live births in Saudi Arabia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 56.53 deaths per 1,000 live births in Senegal 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 13.43 deaths per 1,000 live births in Serbia and Montenegro 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 15.97 deaths per 1,000 live births in Seychelles 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 145.24 deaths per 1,000 live births Sierra Leone in 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 2.28 deaths per 1,000 live births in Singapore 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 7.62 deaths per 1,000 live births in Slovakia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 4.5 deaths per 1,000 live births in Slovenia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 22.09 deaths per 1,000 live births in Solomon Islands 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 118.52 deaths per 1,000 live births in Somalia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 62.18 deaths per 1,000 live births in South Africa 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 4.48 deaths per 1,000 live births in Spain 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 14.78 deaths per 1,000 live births in Sri Lanka 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 64.05 deaths per 1,000 live births in Sudan 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 24.15 deaths per 1,000 live births in Suriname 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 68.35 deaths per 1,000 live births in Swaziland 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 2.77 deaths per 1,000 live births in Sweden 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 4.43 deaths per 1,000 live births in Switzerland 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 30.6 deaths per 1,000 live births in Syria 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 6.52 deaths per 1,000 live births in Taiwan 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 112.1 deaths per 1,000 live births in Tajikistan 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 102.13 deaths per 1,000 live births in Tanzania 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 21.14 deaths per 1,000 live births in Thailand 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 67.66 deaths per 1,000 live births in Togo 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 12.99 deaths per 1,000 live births in Tonga 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 24.64 deaths per 1,000 live births in Trinidad and Tobago 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 25.76 deaths per 1,000 live births in Tunisia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 42.62 deaths per 1,000 live births in Turkey 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 73.13 deaths per 1,000 live births in Turkmenistan 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 16.27 deaths per 1,000 live births in Turks and Caicos Islands 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 20.69 deaths per 1,000 live births in Tuvalu 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 86.15 deaths per 1,000 live births in Uganda 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 20.61 deaths per 1,000 live births in Ukraine 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 15.06 deaths per 1,000 live births in United Arab Emirates 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 5.22 deaths per 1,000 live births in United Kingdom 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 6.63 deaths per 1,000 live births in United States 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 12.31 deaths per 1,000 live births in Uruguay 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 71.3 deaths per 1,000 live births in Uzbekistan 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 56.63 deaths per 1,000 live births in Vanuatu 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 22.99 deaths per 1,000 live births in Venezuela 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 29.88 deaths per 1,000 live births in Vietnam 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 8.21 deaths per 1,000 live births in Virgin Islands 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 20.16 deaths per 1,000 live births in West Bank 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 50.31 deaths per 1,000 live births worldwide 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 63.26 deaths per 1,000 live births in Yemen 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 98.4 deaths per 1,000 live births in Zambia 2004 (CIA, 2004)
    • 67.08 deaths per 1,000 live births in Zimbabwe 2004 (CIA, 2004)
  • Death statistics by state in Australia:
    • 4.6 babies died per 1,000 live births in New South Wales 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3302.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 5.0 babies died per 1,000 live births in Victoria 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3302.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 5.8 babies died per 1,000 live births in Queensland 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3302.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 4.3 babies died per 1,000 live births in Western Australia 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3302.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 5.1 babies died per 1,000 live births in South Australia 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3302.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 6.2 babies died per 1,000 live births in Tasmania 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3302.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 3.4 babies died per 1,000 live births in Australian Capital Territory 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3302.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 11.3 babies died per 1,000 live births in Northern Australia 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3302.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 5.0 babies died per 1,000 live births in Australia 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3302.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • Perinatal death statistics by state in Australia:
    • 8.0 perinatal babies died per 1,000 births in Australia 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3303.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 7.2 perinatal babies died per 1,000 births in New South Wales 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3303.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 8.3 perinatal babies died per 1,000 births in Victoria 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3303.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 8.8 perinatal babies died per 1,000 births in Queensland 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3303.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 7.1 perinatal babies died per 1,000 births in Western Australia 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3303.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 8.3 perinatal babies died per 1,000 births in South Australia 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3303.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 12.9 perinatal babies died per 1,000 births in Tasmania 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3303.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 5.6 perinatal babies died per 1,000 births in Australian Capital Territory 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3303.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 10.4 perinatal babies died per 1,000 births in the Northern Territory 2002 (ABS Cat. No. 3303.0, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • Neonatal (first 28 days) death statistics for various countries worldwide:
    • 3.9 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Canada 1998 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 2.7 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Czech Republic 2000 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 4.3 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Denmark 1997 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 2.6 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Finland 2000 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 3.0 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in France 1999 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 3.1 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Germany 1999 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 4.8 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Greece 1999 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 6.8 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Hungary 2000 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 4.2 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Ireland 1999 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 4.1 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Italy 1999 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 1.9 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Japan 1999 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 4.3 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Netherlands 1998 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 3.6 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in New Zealand 2000 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 3.3 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Norway 1999 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 6.2 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Poland 2000 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 3.9 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Portugal 2000 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 6.1 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Slovakia 2000 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 3.2 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Spain 1998 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 2.9 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Sweden 1999 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 4.0 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in Switzerland 1998 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 4.3 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in the UK 1999 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 5.1 neonatal babies died per 1,000 live births in the US 1999 (ABS WHO 2004; UN 2002; ABS 2003b, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)

Deaths from Childbirth: medical news summaries

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Childbirth: Hospitalization Statistics

The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Childbirth:

  • 24.0% of hospitalisations for pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium in public hospitals are single day in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 300,644 admissions to public hospitals because of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 5.1% of hospitalisations for pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium disorders in private hospitals are single day in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
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