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Benin - Maternal mortality ratio (modeled estimate)

405.0 (deaths per 100,000 live births) in 2015

In 2015, maternal mortality ratio for Benin was 405 deaths per 100,000 live births. Maternal mortality ratio of Benin fell gradually from 561 deaths per 100,000 live births in 1996 to 405 deaths per 100,000 live births in 2015.

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What is maternal mortality ratio?

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.

What is Benin maternal mortality ratio?

Date Value Change, %
2015 405.0 -2.17 %
2014 414.0 -1.90 %
2013 422.0 -1.63 %
2012 429.0 -1.61 %
2011 436.0 -2.24 %
2010 446.0 -2.41 %
2009 457.0 -2.56 %
2008 469.0 -2.49 %
2007 481.0 -2.63 %
2006 494.0 -1.59 %
2005 502.0 -4.02 %
2004 523.0