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Latest items for MMR-DATA-1

Feb. 8, 2019, 4:42 p.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"According to UN estimates, in 2013 the maternal mortality ratio was 550 deaths per 100,000 live births, and a woman’s lifetime risk of maternal death was one in 26" (page 21).
Feb. 6, 2019, 7:33 p.m.
Countries: Lesotho
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"The 2014 LDHS reported the maternal mortality ratio (MMR) was 1,024 per 100,000 live births, largely due to limitations in the country’s health system. Although the MMR dropped slightly from 1,243 in 2009, the change was not statistically significant" (Pg 18).
Feb. 6, 2019, 2:48 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1, MMR-PRACTICE-1, MMR-DATA-1

"According to the UN Population Fund’s 2015 Trends in Maternal Mortality Report, the country had a maternal mortality rate estimated at 725 per 100,000 live births, and a woman’s lifetime risk of maternal death was one in 28. Reducing maternal mortality remained a priority of the government, and activities in past years included additional training of midwives and providing incentives to pregnant women to seek prenatal care and childbirth at a hospital or clinic. Most women delivered outside of health facilities" (Pg 17).
Feb. 1, 2019, 2:36 p.m.
Countries: Ethiopia
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"Less than one percent of women report that they have experienced obstetric fistula (Table 9.19)" (141). "The pregnancy related mortality ratio was 412 maternal deaths per 100,000 live births for the 7 years before the survey. The decline from the estimate of 871 for the 7 years before the 2000 EDHS or the estimate of 676 for the 7 years before the 2011 EDHS is statistically significant. . . The 2016 EDHS results reflect pregnancy-related mortality, which accounts for deaths of women while pregnant, during delivery, or within 42 days of the termination of pregnancy, irrespective of the cause of death (WHO 2011)" (249).
Jan. 5, 2019, 10:25 a.m.
Countries: Laos
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"The maternal mortality rate was reduced from 405 per 100.000 live births in 2005 to 220 in 2013" (Pg 31). "The maternal mortality rate was reduced from 405 per 100.000 births in 2005 to 220 per 100.000 live births" (Pg 31). "The maternal mortality rate was reduced from 405 per 100.000 births in 2005 to 220 in 2014" (Pg 40). According to Table 3, Reproductive Health, maternal mortality rate dropped from 405 persons per 100,000 in 2005 to 220 persons per 100,000 in 2013. (Pg 44).
Nov. 28, 2018, 12:59 p.m.
Countries: Mexico
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"The country’s maternal mortality rate was 50 per 100,000 live births" (para. 20).
Nov. 28, 2018, 12:58 p.m.
Countries: Mexico
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"The country’s maternal mortality rate was 50 per 100,000 live births" (para. 20).
Nov. 16, 2018, 9:46 a.m.
Countries: Burma/Myanmar
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In Kachin State, children and mothers in Internally Displaced Person (IDP) camps suffer from anemia, frequent stomach aches, chronic coughing and malnutrition. Anemia in mothers is common due to frequent pregnancy, and mothers have higher rates of illness due to the added pressures of taking care of the family. Rates of maternal mortality are high" (page 40).
Nov. 15, 2018, 12:07 p.m.
Countries: Mexico
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"The current maternal mortality rate, 53.5 deaths per 100,000 live births (2010) is far from the proposed MDG target for 2015 of 22.2 deaths per 100,000 live births, which means that as has been acknowledged by the State party, the target will not be accomplished" (9).
Oct. 26, 2018, 8:42 a.m.
Countries: Senegal
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"According to 2011 statistics provided by the UN Population Fund (UNFPA), . . . the maternal mortality ratio was 410 deaths per 100,000 live births; and the lifetime risk of maternal death was one in 31" (page 16).
Oct. 25, 2018, 4:51 p.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2000, unsafe abortion was responsible for an estimated 40% of maternal deaths in Uruguay. By 2015, this figure had fallen to 8%" (para 10).
Oct. 25, 2018, 4:29 p.m.
Countries: Canada, United States, Uruguay
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"By 2015, this figure had fallen to 8%. Uruguay now has the second lowest maternal mortality rate in the Americas, after Canada but above the US, which comes in fifth" (para 10).
Oct. 19, 2018, 10:12 p.m.
Countries: Comoros
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

Table on page xix, 'Indicators for following-up with the millennium development goals disaggregated by gender,' indicates that the maternal mortality rate (per 100,000 births) nationally is 172. Maternal mortality rates are not disaggregated by region or gender (xix). "The percentage of women who have or have had an obstetric fistula is low. This proportion is estimated at 1.5% and varies from less than 1% among women age 15-19 to 3% among women age 40-44. It is at Mwali that the proportion of women who have experienced this complication is the highest (6%)" (page 114). "Maternal deaths represent 17% of all female deaths between 15 and 49 years. The maternal mortality...more
Oct. 19, 2018, 7:59 p.m.
Countries: Indonesia
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"According to a 2013 report from the World Health Organization, the maternal mortality ratio was 190 per 100,000 live births, down from 250 in the 2005" (para 150)
Oct. 8, 2018, 3:45 p.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"Ministry of Health bulletins indicate a 65.8 percent increase in instances of maternal mortality from 2015 to 2016" (para 26).
Oct. 3, 2018, 1:31 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"According to the 2010 national maternal mortality study, the country’s maternal mortality rate was 73 deaths per 100,000 live births, although seven departments reported a rate above 90. The World Health Organization and UN Population Fund estimates, however, placed the rate at 129 per 100,000 live births" (para 106)
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Georgia, Uzbekistan
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 36 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Laos
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 197 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Botswana, Honduras
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 129 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Bhutan
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 148 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: United States
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 14 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Indonesia
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 126 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Cambodia
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 161 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 882 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Finland, Greece, Iceland, Poland
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 3 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 95 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Maldives, Peru, Syria
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 68 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Costa Rica, Iran, Russia
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 25 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Kyrgyzstan
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 76 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Morocco
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 121 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).