Midwives supported 43,867 births in Canada in 2018.
Data on total births from Statistics Canada for the period January 1 to December 31, 2018. Data on midwifery‑led births and number of midwives is from the same time period if available, and if not, from as similar a time period as possible.
- Numbers of Midwives include locum or transient casual midwives.
- Does not include all births attended by Aboriginal midwives.
- Alberta and BC numbers based on most recent available data (2016/2017).
- Saskatchewan and BC numbers may include midwifery‑involved care.