Lithuania - Maternal mortality

Number of maternal deaths

Number of maternal deaths in Lithuania was 3.00 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 16.00 in 1990, while its lowest value was 3.00 in 2009.

Definition: A maternal death refers to the death of a woman while pregnant or within 42 days of termination of pregnancy, irrespective of the duration and site of the pregnancy, from any cause related to or aggravated by the pregnancy or its management but not from accidental or incidental causes.

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 16.00
1991 15.00
1992 14.00
1993 14.00
1994 14.00
1995 12.00
1996 11.00
1997 8.00
1998 7.00
1999 6.00
2000 5.00
2001 5.00
2002 4.00
2003 4.00
2004 4.00
2005 4.00
2006 4.00
2007 4.00
2008 4.00
2009 3.00
2010 3.00
2011 3.00
2012 3.00
2013 3.00
2014 3.00
2015 3.00

Lifetime risk of maternal death (1 in: rate varies by country)

The value for Lifetime risk of maternal death (1 in: rate varies by country) in Lithuania was 6,300 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 7,800 in 2010 and a minimum value of 1,700 in 1990.

Definition: Life time risk of maternal death is the probability that a 15-year-old female will die eventually from a maternal cause assuming that current levels of fertility and mortality (including maternal mortality) do not change in the future, taking into account competing causes of death.

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 1,700
1991 1,800
1992 1,900
1993 1,900
1994 1,900
1995 2,100
1996 2,500
1997 3,200
1998 3,600
1999 4,100
2000 4,700
2001 4,900
2002 5,800
2003 5,900
2004 6,800
2005 6,600
2006 6,200
2007 6,300
2008 6,700
2009 7,600
2010 7,800
2011 6,600
2012 6,600
2013 6,900
2014 6,600
2015 6,300

Lifetime risk of maternal death (%)

Lifetime risk of maternal death (%) in Lithuania was 0.016 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 0.059 in 1990, while its lowest value was 0.013 in 2010.

Definition: Life time risk of maternal death is the probability that a 15-year-old female will die eventually from a maternal cause assuming that current levels of fertility and mortality (including maternal mortality) do not change in the future, taking into account competing causes of death.

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

See also:

Year Value
1990 0.059
1991 0.057
1992 0.053
1993 0.053
1994 0.054
1995 0.047
1996 0.040
1997 0.031
1998 0.028
1999 0.024
2000 0.021
2001 0.020
2002 0.017
2003 0.017
2004 0.015
2005 0.015
2006 0.016
2007 0.016
2008 0.015
2009 0.013
2010 0.013
2011 0.015
2012 0.015
2013 0.014
2014 0.015
2015 0.016

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Reproductive health