Definition: This entry gives the average annual number of births during a year per 1,000 persons in the population at midyear; also known as crude birth rate. The birth rate is usually the dominant factor in determining the rate of population growth. It depends on both the level of fertility and the age structure of the population.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Birth rate map
Caesarean birth rate in Ireland about three times the recommended figure
Irish Examiner - 2/22/2017 1:14:22 AM
The caesarean birth rate in this country is about three times the figure recommended by the World Health Organisation. A maternity care conference held yesterday heard the rate in 2015 was 32.3% for women having their first baby and 30% for women having ...
South Korea will take lead in life expectancy by 2030, study predicts
CNN - 2/21/2017 11:27:00 PM
The average for women at birth will exceed 85 years in many countries, but South Korea ... according to the World Health Organization. Unhealthier lifestyles among men, including higher rates of smoking and alcohol consumption, have long meant a greater ...
Developing Countries Tackle Mother, Infant Mortality
Voice of America - 2/16/2017 10:11:12 AM
Dr. Flavia Bustreo at the World Health Organization (WHO ... and most of the babies die on the day of their birth. The countries in the network have high maternal and infant mortality rates, but Bustreo said they are fully committed to achieving these ...
Below replacement birth rates in China and Japan colour their future population grey
dailycommercialnews.com - 2/10/2017 5:53:27 AM
Turning first to Japan, according to its just released census, the population of the world’s third ... given the prospect for its birth rate to remain below the critical 2.1 and for it to continue to lose migrants to other countries, it appears likely ...
Air Pollution Connects To Premature Births Worldwide
Counsel and Heal - 2/20/2017 7:07:30 AM
A total of 15 million babies are born around the world and the number of preterm birth rates continuous to rise ... there are already 2.7 million preterm births recorded across 183 countries in 2010. These preterm births are already associated with ...
Birth attendants who cut the umbilical cord with broken bottles, by Mercy Abang
ekekeee.com - 2/15/2017 3:13:02 PM
Ondo state had a maternal mortality ratio of 742 per 100,000 live births with worse indices at the facility level. Nigeria records one of the world’s highest rates of maternal deaths, with the country being the largest contributor of maternal deaths ...
Why too many women die in childbirth in Developing Countries? How can we tackle Infant Mortality?
newsgram.com - 2/17/2017 7:35:31 PM
The countries in the network have high maternal and infant mortality rates, but Bustreo said they ... NewsGram brings to you top news around the world today. In some regions, women traditionally give birth at home. The challenge is to get these women ...
Import Endless Third World Refugees: Your Country Becomes A Third World
Sonoran News - 2/21/2017 7:45:05 PM
The burning question facing every European country in 2017: can their countries and cultures survive endless refugee immigration from the ever-burgeoning Third World? The salient question ... either refuse to engage birth control or have no access.
Average life expectancy is set to increase in many countries by 2030
Medical Xpress - 2/21/2017 11:27:00 PM
The study, led by scientists from Imperial College London in collaboration with the World Health Organization ... homicide rate and obesity among high-income countries. The UK's average life expectancy at birth for women will be 85.3 years in 2030.
Top 10 Countries with Highest Birth Rate in the World
toptenfindings.com - 1/28/2015 11:56:14 PM
In this article we will talk about top 10 countries of the world with highest birth rate. We all know that fertility rate in many countries is increasing day by day. This is a big problem for many countries because as population increases government has ...
Lowest Birth Rates In The World By Country
worldatlas.com - 9/18/2016 11:54:31 PM
With a global population of over 7 billion people that continues to rise, it may seem odd to consider that there are countries that experience very low birth rates, and whose populations ... planet is a vital part to the world as a whole, and a steady ...
Air Pollution Linked To Millions Of Premature Births Around The Globe
The Huffington Post - 2/17/2017 5:40:59 PM
If protecting the environment alone wasn’t reason enough to take measures to reduce air pollution, the massive global health implications of rising preterm birth rates certainly should be. Each year, 15 million babies around the world ― that’s ...
Power BI and the World Bank API
Microsoft - 2/15/2017 5:18:53 AM
format=json&date=1960:2014&per_page=20000 Fertility Rate, Births Per Woman: http://api.worldbank.org/countries/all/indicators/SP.DYN.TFRT.IN/?format=json&date=1960:2014&per_page=20000 World Bank Country Classifications: This will allow me to slice by ...
Global child mortality: it is hard to overestimate both the immensity of the tragedy, and the progress the world has made
ourworldindata.org - 2/14/2017 9:09:08 AM
Yet there are many daily, recurring tragedies in the world which create as much or ... to continue to apply to those developing countries which currently have both high mortality and high birth rates. We recently made a short video about this with our ...
Global Oxytocic Pharmaceuticals Market estimates to expand at an impressive 9.7% CAGR to reach US$ 157.6 million value by 2026-end
Medgadget - 2/13/2017 12:09:17 PM
However, China is expected to remain the largest market for oxytocic pharmaceuticals in the world. Considering the country’s exploding birth rate, China’s oxytocic pharmaceuticals market will be valued over US$ 55 million by 2026-end, expanding at 9.8% ...