Eritrea - Maternal mortality ratio
Maternal mortality ratio (modeled estimate, per 100,000 live births)
The value for Maternal mortality ratio (modeled estimate, per 100,000 live births) in Eritrea was 501.00 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,590.00 in 1990 and a minimum value of 501.00 in 2015.
Definition: Maternal mortality ratio is the number of women who die from pregnancy-related causes while pregnant or within 42 days of pregnancy termination per 100,000 live births. The data are estimated with a regression model using information on the proportion of maternal deaths among non-AIDS deaths in women ages 15-49, fertility, birth attendants, and GDP.
Source: WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, World Bank Group, and the United Nations Population Division. Trends in Maternal Mortality: 1990 to 2015. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2015
Maternal mortality ratio (national estimate, per 100,000 live births)
Definition: Maternal mortality ratio is the number of women who die from pregnancy-related causes while pregnant or within 42 days of pregnancy termination per 100,000 live births.
Source: UNICEF, State of the World's Children, Childinfo, and Demographic and Health Surveys.
Topic: Health Indicators
Sub-Topic: Reproductive health