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People > Fertility > Maternal mortality ratio > Modeled estimate, per 100,000 live births: Countries Compared

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

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Chad 1,100 2010
2 Somalia 1,000 2010
=3 Central African Republic 890 2010
=3 Sierra Leone 890 2010
5 Burundi 800 2010
6 Guinea-Bissau 790 2010
7 Liberia 770 2010
8 Sudan 730 2010
9 Cameroon 690 2010
10 Nigeria 630 2010
11 Lesotho 620 2010
12 Guinea 610 2010
13 Niger 590 2010
failed states average (profile) 572.87 2010
14 Zimbabwe 570 2010
15 Republic of the Congo 560 2010
=16 Mali 540 2010
=16 Democratic Republic of the Congo 540 2010
18 Mauritania 510 2010
19 Mozambique 490 2010
20 Laos 470 2010
=21 Tanzania 460 2010
=21 Afghanistan 460 2010
=21 Malawi 460 2010
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 458.28 2010
24 Angola 450 2010
25 Zambia 440 2010
26 Cote d'Ivoire 400 2010
Former French colonies average (profile) 378.73 2010
27 Senegal 370 2010
=28 The Gambia 360 2010
=28 Kenya 360 2010
=30 Ethiopia 350 2010
=30 Ghana 350 2010
=30 Benin 350 2010
=30 Haiti 350 2010
34 Rwanda 340 2010
35 Swaziland 320 2010
36 Uganda 310 2010
=37 East Timor 300 2010
=37 Burkina Faso 300 2010
=37 Togo 300 2010
=37 South Africa 300 2010
=41 Guyana 280 2010
=41 Comoros 280 2010
South Asia average (profile) 268 2010
Landlocked countries average (profile) 260.47 2010
43 Pakistan 260 2010
44 Cambodia 250 2010
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 249.68 2010
=45 Madagascar 240 2010
=45 Bangladesh 240 2010
=45 Equatorial Guinea 240 2010
=45 Eritrea 240 2010
Muslim countries average (profile) 232.67 2010
=49 Papua New Guinea 230 2010
=49 Gabon 230 2010
51 Indonesia 220 2010
Former British colonies average (profile) 217.17 2010
=52 Yemen 200 2010
=52 India 200 2010
=52 Djibouti 200 2010
=52 Burma 200 2010
=52 Namibia 200 2010
57 Bolivia 190 2010
58 Bhutan 180 2010
59 Nepal 170 2010
60 Botswana 160 2010
Christian countries average (profile) 155.85 2010
Religious countries average (profile) 155.78 2010
61 Dominican Republic 150 2010
South and Central Asia average (profile) 145.15 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) 133.45 2010
62 Suriname 130 2010
63 Guatemala 120 2010
=64 Vanuatu 110 2010
=64 Ecuador 110 2010
=64 Jamaica 110 2010
=64 Tonga 110 2010
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 107.8 2010
=68 Morocco 100 2010
=68 Samoa 100 2010
=68 Federated States of Micronesia 100 2010
=68 Honduras 100 2010
=72 Philippines 99 2010
=72 Paraguay 99 2010
74 Algeria 97 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 96.05 2010
75 Nicaragua 95 2010
76 Solomon Islands 93 2010
=77 Panama 92 2010
=77 Colombia 92 2010
=77 Venezuela 92 2010
=80 El Salvador 81 2010
=80 North Korea 81 2010
82 Cape Verde 79 2010
83 Argentina 77 2010
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 75.77 2010
Emerging markets average (profile) 73.84 2010
84 Cuba 73 2010
85 Kyrgyzstan 71 2010
=86 Syria 70 2010
=86 Sao Tome and Principe 70 2010
=88 Turkmenistan 67 2010
=88 Georgia 67 2010
=88 Peru 67 2010
91 Egypt 66 2010
92 Tajikistan 65 2010
=93 Jordan 63 2010
=93 Mongolia 63 2010
=93 Iraq 63 2010
=96 Mauritius 60 2010
=96 Maldives 60 2010
98 Vietnam 59 2010
99 Libya 58 2010
=100 Brazil 56 2010
=100 Tunisia 56 2010
102 Belize 53 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 51.94 2010
=103 Barbados 51 2010
=103 Kazakhstan 51 2010
105 Mexico 50 2010
=106 Thailand 48 2010
=106 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 48 2010
108 The Bahamas 47 2010
109 Trinidad and Tobago 46 2010
110 Azerbaijan 43 2010
111 Moldova 41 2010
112 Costa Rica 40 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 38.47 2010
113 China 37 2010
=114 Saint Lucia 35 2010
=114 Sri Lanka 35 2010
=116 Russia 34 2010
=116 Latvia 34 2010
=118 Oman 32 2010
=118 Ukraine 32 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 30.23 2010
120 Armenia 30 2010
=121 Malaysia 29 2010
=121 Uruguay 29 2010
123 Uzbekistan 28 2010
=124 Albania 27 2010
=124 Romania 27 2010
126 Fiji 26 2010
=127 Lebanon 25 2010
=127 Chile 25 2010
=129 Saudi Arabia 24 2010
=129 Brunei 24 2010
=129 Grenada 24 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 21.58 2010
=132 Hungary 21 2010
=132 United States 21 2010
=132 Iran 21 2010
=135 Turkey 20 2010
=135 Bahrain 20 2010
=135 Luxembourg 20 2010
=135 Puerto Rico 20 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 17.5 2010
139 Croatia 17 2010
140 South Korea 16 2010
141 New Zealand 15 2010
Europe average (profile) 14.43 2010
142 Kuwait 14 2010
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 12.86 2010
=143 Canada 12 2010
=143 Denmark 12 2010
=143 Serbia 12 2010
=143 United Kingdom 12 2010
=143 Slovenia 12 2010
=143 United Arab Emirates 12 2010
NATO countries average (profile) 11.59 2010
149 Bulgaria 11 2010
=150 Republic of Macedonia 10 2010
=150 Cyprus 10 2010
European Union average (profile) 9.96 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 9.86 2010
152 European Union 9 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) 8.74 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 8.72 2010
=153 Bosnia and Herzegovina 8 2010
=153 France 8 2010
=153 Montenegro 8 2010
=153 Portugal 8 2010
=153 Lithuania 8 2010
=153 Belgium 8 2010
=153 Switzerland 8 2010
=153 Malta 8 2010
=161 Norway 7 2010
=161 Australia 7 2010
=161 Qatar 7 2010
=161 Israel 7 2010
=161 Germany 7 2010
=166 Netherlands 6 2010
=166 Slovakia 6 2010
=166 Ireland 6 2010
=166 Spain 6 2010
=170 Finland 5 2010
=170 Czech Republic 5 2010
=170 Japan 5 2010
=170 Iceland 5 2010
=170 Poland 5 2010
=175 Italy 4 2010
=175 Sweden 4 2010
=175 Austria 4 2010
=175 Belarus 4 2010
=179 Greece 3 2010
=179 Singapore 3 2010
181 Estonia 2 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Fertility > Maternal mortality ratio > Modeled estimate, per 100,000 live births. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Trends in Maternal Mortality: 1990-2010. Estimates Developed by WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA and the World Bank. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Fertility/Maternal-mortality-ratio/Modeled-estimate,-per-100,000-live-births

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