Where Births Are Attended by Skilled Health Staff the Most?

Births Attended by Skilled Health Staff (As % of Total) (%), 2018 or latest
Health Care | May 17, 2019
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Based on a comparison of 53 countries in 2018, Brunei ranked the highest in births attended by skilled health staff as a share of total with 100% followed by Turkmenistan and El Salvador. On the other end of the scale was Ethiopia with 27.7%, Nigeria with 40.3% and Haiti with 41.6%.

Data for more countries are available at Births Attended by Skilled Health Staff (As % of Total) indicator page.

Births Attended by Skilled Health Staff (As % of Total) Unit 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Albania % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Armenia % 100% 100% 100% ... 99.8% ... ...
Azerbaijan % 99.8% 99.9% 99.9% 99.8% 99.8% ... ...
Brunei % 99.8% 99.7% 99.9% 100% 100% ... ...
Cuba % 99.9% 99.9% 99.4% 99.9% 99.9% ... ...
El Salvador % ... ... ... ... ... 99.5% 99.8% 97.7% 99.9% 99.9% ... ...
Jordan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 99.6% ... ... ... ... ...
Latvia % 98.6% 98.4% 98.1% 99.9% 99.9% ... ...
Macedonia % 99.9% 99.9% 99.9% 100.0% 99.9% ... ...
Maldives % ... ... ... ... ... 95.5% 95.6% 95.6% ... ... ...
Malta % ... ... ... 99.5% 99.9% 99.9% 99.8% 99.8% ... ...
Mauritius % ... ... ... ... ... ... 99.5% ... 99.8% 99.8% 99.8% ... ...
Poland % 99.8% 99.8% 99.8% 99.8% 99.8% ... ...
Singapore % 99.7% 99.6% 99.7% 99.6% 99.6% ... ...
Turkmenistan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 100% ... ...