Cesarean Rates by Race

Low-risk (NTSV) Cesarean Birth Rate Trends by Race, United States, 1997-2018

2018 data are provisional

Low-risk (NTSV) Cesarean Birth Rates, All Reported Races, 2016-2018

2018 data are provisional

Data source: CDC NCHS, multiple reports

Race categories used by CDC changed over the last few years to include additional categories for Asian and Native American populations. Only 2016-2018 data are available for these newer categories.