Birth Rates

Birth RatesBirth Rates

In the first six months of the current Iranian year (started March 21), childbirth rate was the highest for women aged 25-29 years, with 244,670 deliveries, said Ali Akbar Mahzoun, head of the Information and Statistics Department of the National Organization for Civil Registration. The figures also include 747 women under the age of 15, and 1,399 over the age of 45, who gave birth during the period, IRNA reported.