Maternal mortality rate

Maternal mortality rate

The Maternal mortality rate (MMR) is the annual number of female deaths per 100,000 live births from any cause related to or aggravated by pregnancy or its management (excluding accidental or incidental causes).

RankCountry(deaths/100,000 live births)Date of Information
1South Sudan2,054.002006
2Chad1,100.002010
3Somalia1,000.002010
4Central African Republic890.002010
5Sierra Leone890.002010
6Burundi800.002010
7Guinea-Bissau790.002010
8Liberia770.002010
9Sudan730.002010
10Cameroon690.002010
11Nigeria630.002010
12Lesotho620.002010
13Guinea610.002010
14Niger590.002010
15Zimbabwe570.002010
16Congo, Republic of the560.002010
17Congo, Democratic Republic of the540.002010
18Mali540.002010
19Mauritania510.002010
20Mozambique490.002010
21Laos470.002010
22Afghanistan460.002010
23Tanzania460.002010
24Malawi460.002010
25Angola450.002010
26Zambia440.002010
27Cote d'Ivoire400.002010
28Senegal370.002010
29Gambia, The360.002010
30Kenya360.002010
31Haiti350.002010
32Ghana350.002010
33Ethiopia350.002010
34Benin350.002010
35Rwanda340.002010
36Swaziland320.002010
37Uganda310.002010
38South Africa300.002010
39Burkina Faso300.002010
40Togo300.002010
41Timor-Leste300.002010
42Comoros280.002010
43Guyana280.002010
44Pakistan260.002010
45Cambodia250.002010
46Eritrea240.002010
47Equatorial Guinea240.002010
48Madagascar240.002010
49Bangladesh240.002010
50Gabon230.002010
51Papua New Guinea230.002010
52Indonesia220.002010
53Namibia200.002010
54Burma200.002010
55India200.002010
56Djibouti200.002010
57Yemen200.002010
58Bolivia190.002008
59Bhutan180.002010
60Nepal170.002010
61Botswana160.002010
62Dominican Republic150.002010
63Suriname130.002010
64Guatemala120.002010
65Jamaica110.002010
66Tonga110.002010
67Ecuador110.002010
68Vanuatu110.002010
69Honduras100.002010
70Morocco100.002010
71Micronesia, Federated States of100.002010
72Samoa100.002010
73Paraguay99.002010
74Philippines99.002010
75Algeria97.002010
76Nicaragua95.002010
77Solomon Islands93.002010
78Panama92.002010
79Venezuela92.002010
80Colombia92.002010
81El Salvador81.002010
82Korea, North81.002010
83Cabo Verde79.002010
84Argentina77.002010
85Cuba73.002010
86Kyrgyzstan71.002010
87Syria70.002010
88Sao Tome and Principe70.002010
89Turkmenistan67.002010
90Peru67.002010
91Georgia67.002010
92Egypt66.002010
93Tajikistan65.002010
94Gaza Strip64.002010
95West Bank64.002010
96Mongolia63.002010
97Jordan63.002010
98Iraq63.002010
99Mauritius60.002010
100Maldives60.002010
101Vietnam59.002010
102Libya58.002010
103Brazil56.002010
104Tunisia56.002010
105Belize53.002010
106Barbados51.002010
107Kazakhstan51.002010
108Mexico50.002010
109Saint Vincent and the Grenadines48.002010
110Thailand48.002010
111Bahamas, The47.002010
112Trinidad and Tobago46.002010
113Azerbaijan43.002010
114Moldova41.002010
115Costa Rica40.002010
116China37.002010
117Saint Lucia35.002010
118Sri Lanka35.002010
119Russia34.002010
120Latvia34.002010
121Ukraine32.002010
122Oman32.002010
123Armenia30.002010
124Uruguay29.002010
125Malaysia29.002010
126Uzbekistan28.002010
127Romania27.002010
128Albania27.002010
129Fiji26.002010
130Lebanon25.002010
131Chile25.002010
132Brunei24.002010
133Saudi Arabia24.002010
134Grenada24.002010
135Hungary21.002010
136United States21.002010
137Iran21.002010
138Bahrain20.002010
139Turkey20.002010
140Puerto Rico20.002010
141Luxembourg20.002010
142Croatia17.002010
143Korea, South16.002010
144New Zealand15.002010
145Kuwait14.002010
146United Arab Emirates12.002010
147Canada12.002010
148United Kingdom12.002010
149Serbia12.002010
150Slovenia12.002010
151Denmark12.002010
152Bulgaria11.002010
153Macedonia10.002010
154Cyprus10.002010
155Kiribati9.002008
156Belgium8.002010
157Bosnia and Herzegovina8.002010
158France8.002010
159Switzerland8.002010
160Montenegro8.002010
161Malta8.002010
162Portugal8.002010
163Lithuania8.002010
164Australia7.002010
165Germany7.002010
166Qatar7.002010
167Norway7.002010
168Israel7.002010
169Ireland6.002010
170Spain6.002010
171Netherlands6.002010
172Slovakia6.002010
173Czech Republic5.002010
174Finland5.002010
175Poland5.002010
176Japan5.002010
177Iceland5.002010
178Austria4.002010
179Sweden4.002010
180Italy4.002010
181Belarus4.002010
182Singapore3.002010
183Greece3.002010
184Estonia2.002010

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