Birth Counts by gender, marital status, nationality group and emirate

Indicator Definition: "Total number of live births registered in the UAE. ‘‘Live Birth’’ means the complete expulsion or extraction from its mother of a product of human conception, irrespective of the duration of pregnancy, which, after such expulsion or extraction, breathes, or shows any other evidence of life such as beating of the heart, pulsation of the umbilical cord, or definite movement of voluntary muscles, whether or not the umbilical cord has been cut or the placenta is attached. Heartbeats are to be distinguished from transient cardiac contractions; respirations are to be distinguished from fleeting respiratory efforts or gasps."

Births dataset in the United Arab Emirates by the Emirate in which the baby was born and citizenship (citizen / non-citizen) and gender for the period (2005 - 2018). It also includes Emiratis born abroad.

Calculation Methodology Births registered in the notification system plus births for Emiratis who were born abroad

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Additional Info

Field Value
Last Updated July 28, 2020, 10:24 (GST)
Created April 27, 2020, 10:10 (GST)
End Year 2018
Last update date 18.4.2020
Latest update 2018
Method of Calculation 2005
Source Ministry of Health and prevention
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