TABLE 1.

Sample of Most Recent Live-Born Children in the 2 Years Before Each Demographic Health Survey, 2014–2018

RegionCountryCesarean Delivery, No. (%)All Births, No.
North Africa, West and Central Asia, EuropeAlbania 2017–2018328 (31.7)1,034
Armenia 2015–2016143 (21.5)664
Egypt 20143,602 (57.4)6,271
Jordan 2017–2018955 (27.7)3,452
Maldives 2016–2017460 (42.8)1,074
Tajikistan 2017145 (5.9)2,465
South and Southeast AsiaBangladesh 2014780 (24.6)3,166
Cambodia 2014236 (8.1)2,906
India 2015–201617,838 (19.3)92,600
Indonesia 20171,260 (19.2)6,561
Myanmar 2015–2016350 (21.2)1,652
Nepal 2016198 (10.1)1,965
Pakistan 2017–2018998 (25.8)3,864
Philippines 2017572 (15.5)3,693
Timor-Leste 201697 (3.5)2,815
Sub-Saharan AfricaAngola 2015–2016203 (3.8)5,298
Benin 2017–2018265 (4.9)5,405
Burundi 2016–2017282 (5.2)5,368
Chad 2014–2015101 (1.5)6,656
Ethiopia 2016110 (2.6)4,244
Ghana 2014276 (12.4)2,234
Kenya 2014288 (8.2)3,496
Lesotho 2014136 (10.1)1,348
Malawi 2015–2016435 (6.6)6,579
Senegal 2016251 (5.7)4,410
South Africa 2016337 (24.7)1,364
Tanzania 2015–2016268 (6.5)4,106
Uganda 2016414 (7.1)5,797
Zimbabwe 2015147 (6.1)2,421
Latin America and CaribbeanGuatemala 2014–20151,403 (29.5)4,756
Haiti 2016–2017136 (5.7)2,390