Midwives and Midwifery-led Births

Midwives and Midwifery-led Births

In 2016-2017, midwives supported 42,248 births in Canada.

Number of Midwives

Number of Midwives

There are over 1,690 midwives in Canada.

Midwifery-led Births

Midwifery-led Births

Midwives supported 10.8% of births in Canada in 2016-2017.

Year of Midwifery Regulation

Year of Midwifery Regulation

Midwifery is regulated and funded in almost all provinces and territories in Canada.