Cesarean sections in selected countries 2016

Cesarean section rates in OECD countries in 2016 (per 1,000 live births)

Cesarean sections in selected countries 2016 This statistic depicts the number of cesarean sections in OECD countries per every 1,000 live births as of 2016. In Germany, nearly 300 out of every thousand live births were performed by cesarean section.
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Cesarean section rates in OECD countries in 2016 (per 1,000 live births)

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Cesarean sections per 1,000 live births
Turkey 531.5
Poland 385.3
Hungary 370.7
Italy 349.4
United States (2015)322
Ireland 314.1
Luxembourg 310.6
Germany 299
Slovak Republic 297.5
Austria 291.8
United Kingdom263.5
Spain 245.6
Latvia 212.3
Belgium210.4
France208.2
Slovenia 206.3
Denmark 203.6
Estonia 200.1
Lithuania193.7
Sweden177.2
Finland162.2
Norway 161.9
Israel 151.9
Cesarean sections per 1,000 live births
Turkey 531.5
Poland 385.3
Hungary 370.7
Italy 349.4
United States (2015)322
Ireland 314.1
Luxembourg 310.6
Germany 299
Slovak Republic 297.5
Austria 291.8
United Kingdom263.5
Spain 245.6
Latvia 212.3
Belgium210.4
France208.2
Slovenia 206.3
Denmark 203.6
Estonia 200.1
Lithuania193.7
Sweden177.2
Finland162.2
Norway 161.9
Israel 151.9
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This statistic depicts the number of cesarean sections in OECD countries per every 1,000 live births as of 2016. In Germany, nearly 300 out of every thousand live births were performed by cesarean section.
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