Ghana Maternal Mortality Rate 2000-2020

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.
  • Ghana maternal mortality rate for 2017 was 308.00, a 1.91% decline from 2016.
  • Ghana maternal mortality rate for 2016 was 314.00, a 1.88% decline from 2015.
  • Ghana maternal mortality rate for 2015 was 320.00, a 1.54% decline from 2014.
  • Ghana maternal mortality rate for 2014 was 325.00, a 1.81% decline from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Per 100K Live Births
Nigeria 917.00
Mauritania 766.00
Lesotho 544.00
Cameroon 529.00
Eswatini 437.00
Congo, Rep. 378.00
Kenya 342.00
Ghana 308.00
Sudan 295.00
Myanmar 250.00
Djibouti 248.00
Angola 241.00
Zambia 213.00
Lao PDR 185.00
Bhutan 183.00
Indonesia 177.00
Bangladesh 173.00
Cambodia 160.00
Bolivia 155.00
Papua New Guinea 145.00
India 145.00
Timor-Leste 142.00
Pakistan 140.00
Sao Tome and Principe 130.00
Philippines 121.00
Solomon Islands 104.00
Nicaragua 98.00
Kiribati 92.00
Micronesia 88.00
Vanuatu 72.00
Morocco 70.00
Honduras 65.00
Kyrgyz Republic 60.00
Cabo Verde 58.00
El Salvador 46.00
Mongolia 45.00
Vietnam 43.00
Tunisia 43.00
Egypt 37.00
Sri Lanka 36.00
Uzbekistan 29.00
West Bank and Gaza 27.00
Georgia 25.00
Ukraine 19.00
Moldova 19.00
Ghana Maternal Mortality Rate - Historical Data
Year Per 100K Live Births Annual % Change
2017 308.00 -1.91%
2016 314.00 -1.88%
2015 320.00 -1.54%
2014 325.00 -1.81%
2013 331.00 -1.49%
2012 336.00 -0.88%
2011 339.00 0.00%
2010 339.00 0.00%
2009 339.00 -0.88%
2008 342.00 -2.01%
2007 349.00 -2.79%
2006 359.00 -3.23%
2005 371.00 -3.39%
2004 384.00 -3.52%
2003 398.00 -4.10%
2002 415.00 -6.74%
2001 445.00 -8.06%
2000 484.00 -8.06%