UNFPA Pacific Sub-Regional Office

Reproductive Health Status in the Pacific Island Countries

Date: 30/06/2010

 

Country/Region

Teenage Fertility Rate

Maternal Mortality Rate

Births Attended by Skilled Personnel

Contraceptive Prevalence Rate

Contraceptive Prevalence Rate

 

Circa 1990

Circa 2007

Circa
1990

Circa 2007

Circa 1990

Circa 2007

Circa
1990

Circa 2007

Melanesia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fiji

54

32

42

31.1

98

99

31

49

Solomon Islands 

84

67

345

103

85

86

11

27

Vanuatu 

81

92

74

96

79

93

19

28

PNG

77

70

370

733

33

53

19

24

Polynesia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook Islands

82

44

0

0

70

98

46

44

Niue

35

28

0

0

76

100

36

 

Samoa

49

45

74

22

76

89

18

31

Tonga

17

24

31

136

94

95

 

23

Micronesia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FSM

62

48

192

317

90

88

40

49

Kiribati

61

39

78

284

60

63

17

16

Marshall Islands

94

138

0

0

90

94

31

37

Nauru

64

69

 

 

 

 

 

25

Palau

69

29

0

0

 

100

17

17

Tokelau

83

43

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuvalu

41

42

 

1 dth

95

98

39

31

Source: UNFPA Pacific SRO. Achieving the MDGs in the Pacific: Policies and Strategies in Population and Reproductive Health. 2008