Saudi Arabia - 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 Saudi Arabia was 16.00 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 23 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 41.00 in 1990 and a minimum value of 16.00 in 2010.

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, The World Bank, and the United Nations Population Division. Trends in Maternal Mortality: 1990 to 2013. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2014

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Year Value
1990 41.00
1995 31.00
2000 24.00
2005 19.00
2010 16.00
2013 16.00

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 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
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