Niger 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.
  • Niger maternal mortality rate for 2017 was 509.00, a 3.96% decline from 2016.
  • Niger maternal mortality rate for 2016 was 530.00, a 4.5% decline from 2015.
  • Niger maternal mortality rate for 2015 was 555.00, a 3.14% decline from 2014.
  • Niger maternal mortality rate for 2014 was 573.00, a 3.54% 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
Niger Maternal Mortality Rate - Historical Data
Year Per 100K Live Births Annual % Change
2017 509.00 -3.96%
2016 530.00 -4.50%
2015 555.00 -3.14%
2014 573.00 -3.54%
2013 594.00 -3.57%
2012 616.00 -3.60%
2011 639.00 -3.62%
2010 663.00 -3.63%
2009 688.00 -2.96%
2008 709.00 -2.21%
2007 725.00 -1.89%
2006 739.00 -2.12%
2005 755.00 -1.95%
2004 770.00 -1.53%
2003 782.00 -1.64%
2002 795.00 -1.00%
2001 803.00 -1.23%
2000 813.00 -1.23%