Cabo Verde - Maternal mortality ratio (per 100 000)

50 (per 100 000) in 2015

The maternal mortality ratio (MMR) is defined as the number of maternal deaths during a given time period per 100,000 live births during the same time period. The maternal mortality ratio can be calculated directly from data collected through vital registration systems, household surveys or other sources. MMEIG the Maternal Mortality Estimation Interagency Group, composed of: WHO UNICEF UNFPA World Bank UN Population Division.