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

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Year Value
1990 1,590.00
1991 1,520.00
1992 1,430.00
1993 1,320.00
1994 1,210.00
1995 1,100.00
1996 977.00
1997 900.00
1998 829.00
1999 770.00
2000 733.00
2001 700.00
2002 669.00
2003 647.00
2004 627.00
2005 619.00
2006 615.00
2007 619.00
2008 614.00
2009 599.00
2010 579.00
2011 561.00
2012 540.00
2013 533.00
2014 524.00
2015 501.00

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.

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Year Value
1995 1,018.00
2010 490.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Reproductive health