New Zealand: Midwives per 1,000 live births

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 New Zealand

Midwives per 1,000 live births

 Latest value 49.59
 Year 2020
 Measure midwives per 1,000 live births
 Data availability 2006 - 2020
 Average 42.17
 Min - Max 37.24 - 49.59
 Source OECD
For that indicator, we provide data for New Zealand from 2006 to 2020. The average value for New Zealand during that period was 42.17 midwives per 1,000 live births with a minimum of 37.24 midwives per 1,000 live births in 2008 and a maximum of 49.59 midwives per 1,000 live births in 2020. The latest value from 2020 is 49.59 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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Recent values chart
New Zealand - Midwives per 1,000 live births - Recent values chart

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New Zealand - Midwives per 1,000 live births - historical chart - 2006-2020




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

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