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People > Fertility > Number of maternal deaths: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of maternal deaths. Maternal mortality deaths is the number of women who die during pregnancy and childbirth.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 India 56,000 2010
2 Nigeria 40,000 2010
South Asia average (profile) 16,325.4 2010
3 Democratic Republic of the Congo 15,000 2010
4 Pakistan 12,000 2010
5 Sudan 10,000 2010
6 Indonesia 9,600 2010
7 Ethiopia 9,000 2010
8 Tanzania 8,500 2010
9 Bangladesh 7,200 2010
failed states average (profile) 7,040.67 2010
South and Central Asia average (profile) 6,429.54 2010
10 Afghanistan 6,400 2010
11 China 6,000 2010
Religious countries average (profile) 5,734.22 2010
12 Kenya 5,500 2010
13 Chad 5,300 2010
14 Cameroon 4,900 2010
15 Uganda 4,700 2010
16 Niger 4,500 2010
17 Mozambique 4,300 2010
18 Somalia 4,200 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) 4,187.36 2010
Emerging markets average (profile) 3,837.64 2010
19 Mali 3,800 2010
20 Angola 3,600 2010
Former British colonies average (profile) 3,568.96 2010
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 3,431.94 2010
21 South Africa 3,200 2010
22 Malawi 3,000 2010
=23 Ghana 2,700 2010
=23 Cote d'Ivoire 2,700 2010
25 Zambia 2,600 2010
Muslim countries average (profile) 2,598.3 2010
26 Guinea 2,400 2010
27 Philippines 2,300 2010
=28 Zimbabwe 2,200 2010
=28 Burundi 2,200 2010
30 Burkina Faso 2,100 2010
31 Sierra Leone 2,000 2010
32 Yemen 1,900 2010
33 Madagascar 1,800 2010
=34 Senegal 1,700 2010
=34 Brazil 1,700 2010
Former French colonies average (profile) 1,663.88 2010
36 Burma 1,600 2010
37 Rwanda 1,500 2010
38 Central African Republic 1,400 2010
Landlocked countries average (profile) 1,385.68 2010
=39 Liberia 1,200 2010
=39 Nepal 1,200 2010
=39 Benin 1,200 2010
=39 Egypt 1,200 2010
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 1,100.43 2010
43 Mexico 1,100 2010
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 941.12 2010
44 Haiti 940 2010
Christian countries average (profile) 939.4 2010
45 United States 880 2010
46 Vietnam 860 2010
47 Colombia 840 2010
48 Republic of the Congo 800 2010
49 Cambodia 790 2010
50 Iraq 710 2010
51 Algeria 690 2010
52 Laos 670 2010
53 Morocco 650 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 617.83 2010
54 Mauritania 590 2010
55 Togo 580 2010
=56 Venezuela 550 2010
=56 Guatemala 550 2010
=56 Russia 550 2010
59 Argentina 530 2010
60 Bolivia 510 2010
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 491.46 2010
61 Papua New Guinea 480 2010
=62 Eritrea 460 2010
=62 Guinea-Bissau 460 2010
64 European Union 450 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 416.75 2010
=65 Thailand 400 2010
=65 Peru 400 2010
67 Lesotho 370 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 346.33 2010
68 Syria 330 2010
=69 Dominican Republic 320 2010
=69 Ecuador 320 2010
71 North Korea 280 2010
72 Iran 270 2010
73 Turkey 260 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 256.41 2010
74 The Gambia 230 2010
75 Honduras 210 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 173.57 2010
=76 Malaysia 170 2010
=76 Kazakhstan 170 2010
=78 Uzbekistan 160 2010
=78 Paraguay 160 2010
=78 Ukraine 160 2010
81 Saudi Arabia 140 2010
=82 East Timor 130 2010
=82 Tajikistan 130 2010
=82 Nicaragua 130 2010
=82 Sri Lanka 130 2010
86 Namibia 120 2010
87 Swaziland 110 2010
=88 El Salvador 100 2010
=88 Tunisia 100 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 99.73 2010
90 Jordan 96 2010
91 Gabon 94 2010
92 United Kingdom 92 2010
93 Kyrgyzstan 91 2010
94 Cuba 84 2010
95 Libya 83 2010
96 Azerbaijan 79 2010
97 Comoros 78 2010
98 South Korea 76 2010
99 Botswana 75 2010
100 Turkmenistan 73 2010
101 France 67 2010
102 Panama 65 2010
=103 Equatorial Guinea 61 2010
=103 Chile 61 2010
105 Romania 60 2010
106 Japan 59 2010
107 Jamaica 57 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 53.47 2010
=108 Djibouti 51 2010
=108 Germany 51 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) 48.77 2010
110 Canada 46 2010
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 41.43 2010
111 Mongolia 40 2010
112 Guyana 38 2010
Europe average (profile) 36.61 2010
113 Georgia 35 2010
114 Costa Rica 29 2010
NATO countries average (profile) 28 2010
=115 Spain 27 2010
=115 Bhutan 27 2010
117 Hungary 21 2010
118 Italy 20 2010
=119 Australia 19 2010
=119 Poland 19 2010
121 Moldova 18 2010
European Union average (profile) 16.07 2010
=122 Lebanon 16 2010
=122 Oman 16 2010
=122 Solomon Islands 16 2010
125 Uruguay 15 2010
=126 Serbia 14 2010
=126 Armenia 14 2010
128 Suriname 13 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 12.28 2010
=129 Netherlands 11 2010
=129 Albania 11 2010
=129 United Arab Emirates 11 2010
=132 Mauritius 10 2010
=132 Israel 10 2010
=132 New Zealand 10 2010
=132 Puerto Rico 10 2010
=136 Trinidad and Tobago 9 2010
=136 Bulgaria 9 2010
=136 Belgium 9 2010
=139 Vanuatu 8 2010
=139 Portugal 8 2010
=139 Denmark 8 2010
=139 Cape Verde 8 2010
=139 Latvia 8 2010
144 Croatia 7 2010
=145 Czech Republic 6 2010
=145 Switzerland 6 2010
=145 Kuwait 6 2010
=148 Bahrain 5 2010
=148 Fiji 5 2010
=148 Samoa 5 2010
=148 Belarus 5 2010
=152 Norway 4 2010
=152 Ireland 4 2010
=152 Belize 4 2010
=152 Sao Tome and Principe 4 2010
=152 Sweden 4 2010
=157 Slovakia 3 2010
=157 Finland 3 2010
=157 Maldives 3 2010
=157 Greece 3 2010
=157 Lithuania 3 2010
=157 Federated States of Micronesia 3 2010
=157 Tonga 3 2010
=157 Austria 3 2010
=165 Bosnia and Herzegovina 2 2010
=165 Barbados 2 2010
=165 Republic of Macedonia 2 2010
=165 Slovenia 2 2010
=165 The Bahamas 2 2010
=165 Brunei 2 2010
=165 Singapore 2 2010
=172 Montenegro 1 2010
=172 Luxembourg 1 2010
=172 Qatar 1 2010
=172 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1 2010
=172 Saint Lucia 1 2010
=172 Cyprus 1 2010
=178 Estonia 0.0 2010
=178 Grenada 0.0 2010
=178 Malta 0.0 2010
=178 Iceland 0.0 2010

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"Countries Compared by People > Fertility > Number of maternal deaths. 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/Number-of-maternal-deaths

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