Pregnancy and childbirth never cease to amaze me.  As a mom myself, I have been through the joys and pain of child bearing and rearing.
This is the reason why I love to read about pregnancy and childbirth issues.  I love statistics, too.  This chart caught my attention:
This is a very interesting and informative chart.  What interested me the most was how the US government financially supports every childbirth in their nation.    That is praise-worthy,because families in poorer countries dont  get much support from their respective governments during childbirth.