Pakistan - Births attended by skilled health staff
Births attended by skilled health staff (% of total)
Births attended by skilled health staff (% of total) in Pakistan was 38.80 as of 2007. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 38.80 in 2007, while its lowest value was 18.00 in 1997.
Definition: Births attended by skilled health staff are the percentage of deliveries attended by personnel trained to give the necessary supervision, care, and advice to women during pregnancy, labor, and the postpartum period; to conduct deliveries on their own; and to care for newborns.
Source: UNICEF, State of the World's Children, Childinfo, and Demographic and Health Surveys by Macro International.
Topic: Health Indicators
Sub-Topic: Reproductive health