South Korea: Midwives per 1,000 live births

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 South Korea

Midwives per 1,000 live births

 Latest value 2.30
 Year 2015
 Measure midwives per 1,000 live births
 Data availability 2003 - 2015
 Average 2.68
 Min - Max 2.30 - 3.11
 Source OECD
For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 2003 to 2015. The average value for South Korea during that period was 2.68 midwives per 1,000 live births with a minimum of 2.3 midwives per 1,000 live births in 2015 and a maximum of 3.11 midwives per 1,000 live births in 2005. The latest value from 2015 is 2.3 midwives per 1,000 live births. For comparison, the world average in 2015 based on 24 countries is 35.09 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
South Korea - Midwives per 1,000 live births - Recent values chart

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South Korea - Midwives per 1,000 live births - historical chart - 2003-2015




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

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