Germany: Midwives per 1,000 live births

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 Germany

Midwives per 1,000 live births

 Latest value 33.63
 Year 2020
 Measure midwives per 1,000 live births
 Data availability 2000 - 2020
 Average 29.25
 Min - Max 22.16 - 33.63
 Source OECD
For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 2000 to 2020. The average value for Germany during that period was 29.25 midwives per 1,000 live births with a minimum of 22.16 midwives per 1,000 live births in 2000 and a maximum of 33.63 midwives per 1,000 live births in 2020. The latest value from 2020 is 33.63 midwives per 1,000 live births. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 16 countries is 36.45 midwives per 1,000 live births. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Germany - Midwives per 1,000 live births - Recent values chart

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Germany - Midwives per 1,000 live births - historical chart - 2000-2020




Definition: The number of practicing midwives per 1,000 live births.


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