Watch Birth by the Numbers Part 2!

Check out our latest video “Birth by the Numbers Part II: Myth and Reality Concerning US Cesareans.”¬†Gene Declercq, PhD, explores some common explanations for why the cesarean rate has risen over the past 20 years, before leveling off. Do you know the truth about these myths? Watch the video, hear the evidence, and test your knowledge!

What’s new on the BBN Blog?

See what the hot topics are on our Birth by the Numbers blog, where you can follow the latest findings from the Listening to Mothers Survey. Remember to click the RSS button at the top right of the homepage to become a blog follower!

Cesarean Rates Around the World

Ever wonder what cesarean rates are like around the world? Travel to our maps page to find out! These maps, in the form of Powerpoint slides, are excellent resources for teaching in the classroom or birth-related educational settings.