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 Maternal mortality rate per 100 000 live births (No.)
Characteristic Description
Name Maternal mortality rate per 100 000 live births (No.); Annual
Regularity Annual
Source Statistics Portugal, Mortality by causes of death
First available period 2002
Last available period 2019
  • Data reference period
  • Place of residence (Portugal)
  • MATERNAL MORTALITY RATE:  Indicator corresponding to the number of maternal deaths observed in a reference period, usually one calendar year, in relation to the number of live births or total births in the same period.
  • LIVE BIRTHS:  Births of children that showed any sign of life. It is the number of births excluding stillbirths (total births include live births and stillbirths).
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
Formule (Deaths due to maternal mortality/ live births)*100 000
Measure unit (symbol) Number (No.)
Power of 10  0
Observations Codes CID 10 ; O00-O95; O98-O99
Last update date 12/05/2021

information presented in 15/6/2021