Below you will find a few studies about the safety of homebirth.

 Outcomes of care for 16,924 Planned Homebirths in the US

This is the latest study on planned homebirth released Jan 30, 2014, examining outcomes of planned home births in the US between 2004 and 2009.

Outcomes of planned home births with certified professional midwives: large prospective study in North America

Conclusions Planned home birth for low risk women in North America using certified professional midwives was associated with lower rates of medical intervention but similar intrapartum and neonatal mortality to that of low risk hospital births in the United States.

Home Birth: An annotated guide to the literature

This annotated bibliography provides citations and critical appraisal of original studies on home birth. Study selection was based on comprehensive searches of the following databases: EBSCO (Academic Search Complete, Medline & CINAHL), PubMed, & Cochrane.