9000 Babies Born in Four Months in Irbil
According to statistics from Irbil Birth and Teaching Hospital, 9424 babies were born during the last four months, 6064 of them by surgery
The head of statistic department in Birth and Teaching Hospital in Irbil, Kajal Shakir explained that during the last four months 9,424 babies were born, from which 3360 were natural birth divided into 1,830 boys and 1,530 girls.
According to Kajal, 6,064 children were born by surgery in the hospital, 3,034 of them were boys and 3.030 girls.
The head of statistic department in the hospital mentioned that 270 twins were born in their hospital and 98 children were born dead. According to the registered statistics of Birth and Teaching Hospital, during those four months, 15,874 women have visited their hospital including 13,948 have stayed for getting necessary treatment.
Last year, 26,600 babies were born, 17,885 natural births from which 8,891 were girls and 8,994 were boys. At the same time 8,715 children were born by surgery including 4,122 girls and 4,593 boys.