TABLE 7

Number of Live Births and IMRs for 2004, 2005, and 2006 for Countries of >2 500 000 With IMRs Less Than the United States in 2006

CountryNo. of Births in 2006IMR
200620052004
Hong Kong65 6261.8a2.32.7
Japan1 092 6742.62.82.8
Sweden105 9132.82.43.1
Finland58 8402.83.03.3
Norway58 5453.23.13.2
Czech Republic105 8313.33.43.7
Portugal105 4493.33.53.8
France796 8963.63.63.9
Austria77 9143.64.24.5
Greece112 0423.73.84.1
Italy560 0103.83.83.9
Spain481 1023.83.84.0
Germany672 7243.83.94.1
Korea451 5143.84.24.6
Denmark64 9843.84.44.4
Israel148 1704.04.44.6
Belgium121 3824.03.73.8
Switzerland73 3714.44.24.2
Netherlands185 0574.44.94.4
Australia265 4234.75.04.6
United Kingdom748 5635.05.15.0
New Zealand59 1935.15.15.6
Croatia41 4465.25.76.1
Cuba111 3235.36.25.8
Canada350 1815.45.3
Hungary99 8715.76.26.6
Poland374 2446.06.46.8
Malaysia465 1126.26.66.5
United States4 265 5556.76.96.8
  • — indicates that data are not available.

  • a Provisional data.

  • Data source: Tables 9 and 15. In: United Nations Demographic Yearbook, 2007. New York, NY: United Nations; 2009:328–338, 405–413.