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17.2 Percent Births in India by Caesarean Section

New Delhi (ABC Live): Caesarean Section : According to NFHS 4 (2015-16) survey data, 17.2% births are delivered by caesarean section while according to NFHS 3 (2005-06) survey data, 8.5% births are delivered by caesarean section. Details of state-wise births delivered by caesarean section are given below: S.No. States Births delivered by caesarean section India 17.2 1 Andaman & Nicobar …

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17.2 Deliveries in India through Caesarean Section: NFHS-IV

New Delhi (ABC Live): Caesarean section rates higher than 10% are not associated with reductions in maternal and newborn mortality rates. The percentage of deliveries conducted by Caesarean section in the country is 17.2% as per National Family Health Survey-IV (2015-16). State-wise data is given below: Birth in Health Facility by Caesarean Section (%) S.No. States Birth delivered by C …

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