Cesarean Delivery Rate by State

1 This represents the percentage of all live births that were cesarean deliveries.

Source: https://wonder.cdc.gov

Differences by state do not take into account other state specific population characteristics that may affect the level of the birth characteristic. When the number of events is small, differences by state may be unreliable due to instability in rates.

 

Page last reviewed: February 9, 2021