Botswana - Lifetime risk of maternal death

0.4 (%) in 2017

In 2017, lifetime risk of maternal death for Botswana was 0.4 %. Lifetime risk of maternal death of Botswana fell gradually from 0.9 % in 1998 to 0.4 % in 2017.

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Life time risk of maternal death is the probability that a 15-year-old female will die eventually from a maternal cause assuming that current levels of fertility and mortality (including maternal mortality) do not change in the future, taking into account competing causes of death.