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Number of IVF Babies

How many IVF babies have been born?

3.5 million.

BioNews published an article in 2008 stating that 3.5 million IVF babies have been born world-wide. The first birth through in vitro fertilisation (IVF) took place in 1978, in the UK. IVF babies born in the US alone count over 250,000; in the UK, this population is over 146,000. Each year, about 200,000 IVF babies are born world-wide.

This fact is verified on : May 7, 2010.

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