Syrian Arab Republic - Maternal mortality

Number of maternal deaths

Number of maternal deaths in Syrian Arab Republic was 300.00 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 550.00 in 1990, while its lowest value was 250.00 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 550.00
1991 510.00
1992 480.00
1993 450.00
1994 430.00
1995 420.00
1996 410.00
1997 400.00
1998 390.00
1999 380.00
2000 360.00
2001 350.00
2002 340.00
2003 320.00
2004 310.00
2005 300.00
2006 280.00
2007 270.00
2008 260.00
2009 250.00
2010 250.00
2011 250.00
2012 260.00
2013 280.00
2014 290.00
2015 300.00

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 440.00 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 650.00 in 2010 and a minimum value of 150.00 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 150.00
1991 160.00
1992 180.00
1993 200.00
1994 220.00
1995 230.00
1996 250.00
1997 270.00
1998 280.00
1999 300.00
2000 330.00
2001 350.00
2002 370.00
2003 390.00
2004 420.00
2005 450.00
2006 490.00
2007 540.00
2008 590.00
2009 630.00
2010 650.00
2011 620.00
2012 570.00
2013 510.00
2014 470.00
2015 440.00

Lifetime risk of maternal death (%)

Lifetime risk of maternal death (%) in Syrian Arab Republic was 0.227 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 0.688 in 1990, while its lowest value was 0.154 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 0.688
1991 0.616
1992 0.554
1993 0.503
1994 0.461
1995 0.430
1996 0.400
1997 0.376
1998 0.355
1999 0.332
2000 0.307
2001 0.290
2002 0.273
2003 0.255
2004 0.239
2005 0.223
2006 0.203
2007 0.185
2008 0.170
2009 0.159
2010 0.154
2011 0.163
2012 0.175
2013 0.197
2014 0.214
2015 0.227

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Reproductive health