US most expensive country for childbirth

Having baby in the US costs more than anywhere else, despite country's highest infant mortality rates.

    It costs more to have a baby in the United States than anywhere else in the world, despite having one of the highest infant mortality rates.

    The average conventional delivery can cost almost $10,000, while a caesarean birth will increase the bill to $15,000.

    Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett reports from Orlando, Florida

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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