Zoom in and click a country to view totals. Figures are in U.S. dollars at average exchange rate. Data was unavailable for countries shown in white.
The cost of delivering a child varies widely by hospital.
The state is making an unprecedented effort to cut health costs by instituting performance pay into its health-care industry and paying doctors based on quality instead of quantity.
View an interactive map with health costs for each country, and read our first-ever International Issue online Feb. 1.