class maternal_mortality[source]#

Risk of maternal death assessed at each pregnancy. Data from Huchon et al. (2013) prospective study on risk of maternal death in Senegal and Mali. Maternal deaths: The annual number of female deaths from any cause related to or aggravated by pregnancy or its management (excluding accidental or incidental causes) during pregnancy and childbirth or within 42 days of termination of pregnancy, irrespective of the duration and site of the pregnancy, expressed per 100,000 live births, for a specified time period.