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Field Listing :: 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). The MMR includes deaths during pregnancy, childbirth, or within 42 days of termination of pregnancy, irrespective of the duration and site of the pregnancy, for a specified year.

Country Comparison Ranking

By Country Listing of the values for the Maternal mortality rate field
Country Maternal mortality rate
Afghanistan
396 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Albania
29 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Algeria
140 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Angola
477 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Argentina
52 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Armenia
25 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Australia
6 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Austria
4 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Azerbaijan
25 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Bahamas, The
80 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Bahrain
15 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Bangladesh
176 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Barbados
27 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Belarus
4 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Belgium
7 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Belize
28 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Benin
405 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Bhutan
148 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Bolivia
206 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Bosnia and Herzegovina
11 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Botswana
129 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Brazil
44 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Brunei
23 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Bulgaria
11 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Burkina Faso
371 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Burma
178 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Burundi
712 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Cabo Verde
42 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Cambodia
161 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Cameroon
596 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Canada
7 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Central African Republic
882 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Chad
856 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Chile
22 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
China
27 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Colombia
64 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Comoros
335 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
693 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Congo, Republic of the
442 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Costa Rica
25 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Cote d'Ivoire
645 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Croatia
8 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Cuba
39 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Cyprus
7 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Czechia
4 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Denmark
6 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Djibouti
229 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Dominican Republic
92 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Ecuador
64 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Egypt
33 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
El Salvador
54 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Equatorial Guinea
342 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Eritrea
501 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Estonia
9 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Eswatini
389 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Ethiopia
353 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Fiji
30 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Finland
3 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
France
8 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Gabon
291 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Gambia, The
706 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Gaza Strip
45 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)

note: data represent Gaza Strip and the West Bank

Georgia
36 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Germany
6 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Ghana
319 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Greece
3 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Grenada
27 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Guatemala
88 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Guinea
679 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Guinea-Bissau
549 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Guyana
229 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Haiti
359 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Honduras
129 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Hungary
17 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Iceland
3 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
India
174 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Indonesia
126 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Iran
25 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Iraq
50 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Ireland
8 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Israel
5 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Italy
4 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Jamaica
89 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Japan
5 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Jordan
58 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Kazakhstan
12 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Kenya
510 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Kiribati
90 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Korea, North
82 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Korea, South
11 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Kuwait
4 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Kyrgyzstan
76 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Laos
197 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Latvia
18 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Lebanon
15 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Lesotho
487 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Liberia
725 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Libya
9 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Lithuania
10 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Luxembourg
10 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Madagascar
353 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Malawi
634 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Malaysia
40 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Maldives
68 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Mali
587 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Malta
9 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Mauritania
602 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Mauritius
53 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Mexico
38 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Micronesia, Federated States of
100 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Moldova
23 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Mongolia
44 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Montenegro
7 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Morocco
121 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Mozambique
489 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Namibia
265 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Nepal
258 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Netherlands
7 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
New Zealand
11 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Nicaragua
150 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Niger
553 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Nigeria
814 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
North Macedonia
8 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Norway
5 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Oman
17 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Pakistan
178 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Panama
94 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Papua New Guinea
215 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Paraguay
132 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Peru
68 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Philippines
114 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Poland
3 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Portugal
10 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Puerto Rico
14 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Qatar
13 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Romania
31 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Russia
25 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Rwanda
290 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Saint Lucia
48 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
45 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Samoa
51 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Sao Tome and Principe
156 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Saudi Arabia
12 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Senegal
315 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Serbia
17 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Sierra Leone
1,360 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Singapore
10 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Slovakia
6 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Slovenia
9 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Solomon Islands
114 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Somalia
732 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
South Africa
138 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
South Sudan
789 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Spain
5 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Sri Lanka
30 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Sudan
311 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Suriname
155 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Sweden
4 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Switzerland
5 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Syria
68 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Tajikistan
32 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Tanzania
398 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Thailand
20 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Timor-Leste
215 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Togo
368 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Tonga
124 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Trinidad and Tobago
63 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Tunisia
62 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Turkey
16 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Turkmenistan
42 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Uganda
343 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Ukraine
24 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
United Arab Emirates
6 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
United Kingdom
9 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
United States
14 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Uruguay
15 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Uzbekistan
36 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Vanuatu
78 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Venezuela
95 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Vietnam
54 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
West Bank
45 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)

note: data represent Gaza Strip and the West Bank

World
216 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Yemen
385 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Zambia
224 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Zimbabwe
443 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)