Social Statistics - Registered Births

Registered Live Births by Type of Attendant, FSM: 1998 to 2003
Attendant 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003*
     Total 2,730 2,528 2,534 2,478 2,446 2,482
MD-DO 249 251 267 261 296 245
Medical Officer 342 159 135 136 113 147
Medical Student 0 2 0 2 0 1
Registered Nurse 5 5 26 5 5 89
Certified Midwife 674 723 951 773 963 1,112
Graduate Nurse 763 640 523 638 527 328
Practical Nurse 367 338 284 269 190 200
Health Assistant 101 66 123 76 124 161
Trained Birth Attendant 3 5 2 3 6 6
Others 193 250 192 242 196 183
Not Reported 36 88 31 75 23 12

Source: FSM Department of Health, Education and Social Affairs, Division of Health Services
Note: * Estimated figures for Kosrae