Mozambique - Maternal mortality ratio

289.0 (deaths per 100,000 live births) in 2017

In 2017, maternal mortality ratio for Mozambique was 289 deaths per 100,000 live births. Between 1998 and 2017, maternal mortality ratio of Mozambique was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 1,000 deaths per 100,000 live births in 1998 to 289 deaths per 100,000 live births in 2017.

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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.