Saudi Arabia - Maternal mortality ratio

Maternal mortality ratio (modeled estimate, per 100,000 live births)

Definition: Maternal mortality ratio is the number of women who die during pregnancy and childbirth, per 100,000 live births. The data are estimated with a regression model using information on fertility, birth attendants, and HIV prevalence.

Source: Trends in Maternal Mortality: 1990-2010. Estimates Developed by WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA and the World Bank.

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Year Value
1990 44.00
1995 33.00
2000 27.00
2005 25.00
2010 24.00

Maternal mortality ratio (national estimate, per 100,000 live births)

The value for Maternal mortality ratio (national estimate, per 100,000 live births) in Saudi Arabia was 14.00 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 11 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 16.80 in 1998 and a minimum value of 14.00 in 2009.

Definition: Maternal mortality ratio is the number of women who die during pregnancy and childbirth, per 100,000 live births.

Source: UNICEF, State of the World's Children, Childinfo, and Demographic and Health Surveys by ICF International.

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Year Value
1998 16.80
2000 16.40
2001 16.10
2002 15.80
2003 15.50
2004 15.20
2005 14.90
2006 14.60
2007 14.30
2008 14.30
2009 14.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Reproductive health