Ethiopia Maternal Mortality Rate 2000-2021

Maternal mortality ratio is the number of women who die from pregnancy-related causes while pregnant or within 42 days of pregnancy termination per 100,000 live births. The data are estimated with a regression model using information on the proportion of maternal deaths among non-AIDS deaths in women ages 15-49, fertility, birth attendants, and GDP.
  • Ethiopia maternal mortality rate for 2017 was 401.00, a 4.98% decline from 2016.
  • Ethiopia maternal mortality rate for 2016 was 422.00, a 5.38% decline from 2015.
  • Ethiopia maternal mortality rate for 2015 was 446.00, a 5.51% decline from 2014.
  • Ethiopia maternal mortality rate for 2014 was 472.00, a 5.22% decline from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Per 100K Live Births
South Sudan 1,150.00
Chad 1,140.00
Sierra Leone 1,120.00
Central African Republic 829.00
Somalia 829.00
Guinea-Bissau 667.00
Liberia 661.00
Afghanistan 638.00
Gambia 597.00
Guinea 576.00
Mali 562.00
Burundi 548.00
Tanzania 524.00
Niger 509.00
Haiti 480.00
Eritrea 480.00
Congo, Dem. Rep. 473.00
Zimbabwe 458.00
Ethiopia 401.00
Benin 397.00
Togo 396.00
Uganda 375.00
Malawi 349.00
Madagascar 335.00
Burkina Faso 320.00
Senegal 315.00
Mozambique 289.00
Comoros 273.00
Rwanda 248.00
Nepal 186.00
Yemen 164.00
North Korea 89.00
Syrian Arab Republic 31.00
Tajikistan 17.00
Ethiopia Maternal Mortality Rate - Historical Data
Year Per 100K Live Births Annual % Change
2017 401.00 -4.98%
2016 422.00 -5.38%
2015 446.00 -5.51%
2014 472.00 -5.22%
2013 498.00 -5.50%
2012 527.00 -5.56%
2011 558.00 -6.53%
2010 597.00 -6.43%
2009 638.00 -6.31%
2008 681.00 -6.84%
2007 731.00 -8.05%
2006 795.00 -8.09%
2005 865.00 -6.89%
2004 929.00 -4.42%
2003 972.00 -1.32%
2002 985.00 -0.30%
2001 988.00 -4.08%
2000 1,030.00 -4.08%