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One Hundred Thousand and Counting ...

 
COUNTRY

NUMBER OF
WOMEN STERILIZED
with quinacrine (estimated)

INFANT
TMORTALITY RATE

(per 1,000 live births)

FERTILITY
RATE
(children born/woman)

MATERNAL MORTALITY RATE
(per 100,000 live births)

Vietnam

50,000

38.4

2.69

160

India

26,000

71.1

3.20

570

Pakistan

15,000

96.8

5.25

340

Chile

5,000

13.6

2.23

65

Bangladesh

4,700

102.3

3.57

850

Indonesia

900

63.1

2.70

650

Costa Rica

700

13.5

2.90

55

China

700

39.6

1.81

95

Iran

250

52.7

4.72

120

Colombia

235

25.8

2.35

100

Venezuela

200

29.5

2.87

120

Romania

200

23.2

1.25

130

Egypt

200

72.8

3.58

170

Croatia

170

10.2

1.40

N.A.

Philippines

100

35.9

3.69

280

Morocco

30

43.2

3.58

610

Malaysia

25

24.0

3.27

80

U.S.A.

0

6.7

2.06

12

TOTAL

104,410

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Sources: The Center for Research on Population and Security (Mr. Mumford's organization); CIA World Factbook 1997-98; World Health Organization; U.N.