This page has a list of countries by Lifetime risk of maternal death (%), according to officially-recognized international sources compiled by the World Bank. Life time risk of maternal death is the probability that a 15-year-old female will die eventually from a maternal cause assuming that current levels of fertility and mortality (including maternal mortality) do not change in the future, taking into account competing causes of death.

  • Afghanistan
    3.06 %
  • Angola
    1.45 %
  • Albania
    0.0263 %
  • United Arab Emirates
    0.0056 %
  • Argentina
    0.092 %
  • Armenia
    0.0492 %
  • Australia
    0.0122 %
  • Austria
    0.00743 %
  • Azerbaijan
    0.0577 %
  • Burundi
    3.03 %
  • Belgium
    0.0089 %
  • Benin
    2.04 %
  • Burkina Faso
    1.75 %
  • Bangladesh
    0.3931 %
  • Bulgaria
    0.0142 %
  • Bahrain
    0.0328 %
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
    0.0123 %
  • Belarus
    0.00421 %
  • Belize
    0.0941 %
  • Bolivia
    0.4575 %
  • Brazil
    0.1062 %
  • Barbados
    0.0421 %
  • Bhutan
    0.3998 %
  • Botswana
    0.4495 %
  • Central African Republic
    4.07 %
  • Canada
    0.0164 %
  • Switzerland
    0.00722 %
  • Chile
    0.0215 %
  • China
    0.0472 %
  • Cameroon
    2.53 %
  • Colombia
    0.158 %
  • Comoros
    1.21 %
  • Costa Rica
    0.0513 %
  • Cuba
    0.0551 %
  • Cyprus
    0.00905 %
  • Czech Republic
    0.00558 %
  • Germany
    0.0106 %
  • Djibouti
    0.6912 %
  • Denmark
    0.00618 %
  • Dominican Republic
    0.2466 %
  • Algeria
    0.3687 %
  • Ecuador
    0.1551 %
  • Euro area
    0.00834 %
  • Eritrea
    2.16 %
  • Spain
    0.00465 %
  • Estonia
    0.0146 %
  • Ethiopia
    1.81 %
  • European Union
    0.00897 %
  • Finland
    0.00478 %
  • Fiji
    0.1002 %
  • France
    0.0139 %
  • Gabon
    1.07 %
  • United Kingdom
    0.0119 %
  • Georgia
    0.0516 %
  • Ghana
    1.22 %
  • Guinea
    2.88 %
  • Equatorial Guinea
    1.5 %
  • Greece
    0.00371 %
  • Grenada
    0.058 %
  • Guatemala
    0.3045 %
  • Guyana
    0.4464 %
  • Honduras
    0.1777 %
  • Croatia
    0.011 %
  • Haiti
    1.49 %
  • Hungary
    0.0162 %
  • Indonesia
    0.4172 %
  • India
    0.3467 %
  • Ireland
    0.00887 %
  • Iraq
    0.3149 %
  • Iceland
    0.00695 %
  • Israel
    0.00929 %
  • Italy
    0.00195 %
  • Jamaica
    0.1676 %
  • Jordan
    0.1366 %
  • Japan
    0.006 %
  • Kazakhstan
    0.0285 %
  • Kenya
    1.31 %
  • Cambodia
    0.4584 %
  • Kiribati
    0.3429 %
  • Kuwait
    0.0237 %
  • Lebanon
    0.0631 %
  • Liberia
    3.08 %
  • Libya
    0.1694 %
  • Sri Lanka
    0.0785 %
  • Lesotho
    1.73 %
  • Lithuania
    0.0133 %
  • Luxembourg
    0.00701 %
  • Latvia
    0.0325 %
  • Morocco
    0.1784 %
  • Moldova
    0.0257 %
  • Madagascar
    1.51 %
  • Maldives
    0.1192 %
  • Mexico
    0.0756 %
  • Mali
    3.49 %
  • Malta
    0.00977 %
  • Myanmar
    0.5385 %
  • Montenegro
    0.0101 %
  • Mongolia
    0.1411 %
  • Mozambique
    1.5 %
  • Mauritania
    3.59 %
  • Mauritius
    0.0862 %
  • Malawi
    1.68 %
  • Malaysia
    0.0627 %
  • Namibia
    0.7127 %
  • Niger
    3.76 %
  • Nigeria
    4.86 %
  • Nicaragua
    0.26 %
  • Netherlands
    0.00841 %
  • Norway
    0.00389 %
  • Nepal
    0.4292 %
  • New Zealand
    0.0163 %
  • Oman
    0.064 %
  • Pakistan
    0.5459 %
  • Panama
    0.1336 %
  • Peru
    0.2085 %
  • Philippines
    0.3348 %
  • Papua New Guinea
    0.5373 %
  • Poland
    0.0033 %
  • Puerto Rico
    0.0247 %
  • Portugal
    0.00935 %
  • Paraguay
    0.3504 %
  • West Bank and Gaza
    0.1131 %
  • Qatar
    0.0199 %
  • Romania
    0.0275 %
  • Rwanda
    1.07 %
  • South Asia
    0.4218 %
  • Saudi Arabia
    0.0426 %
  • Sudan
    1.33 %
  • Senegal
    1.53 %
  • Singapore
    0.0101 %
  • Solomon Islands
    0.4879 %
  • Sierra Leone
    4.9 %
  • El Salvador
    0.1037 %
  • Somalia
    5.08 %
  • Serbia
    0.0173 %
  • South Sudan
    5.51 %
  • Sao Tome and Principe
    0.6018 %
  • Suriname
    0.3023 %
  • Slovenia
    0.0107 %
  • Sweden
    0.00795 %
  • Swaziland
    1.39 %
  • Chad
    6.87 %
  • Togo
    1.79 %
  • Thailand
    0.0525 %
  • Tajikistan
    0.0714 %
  • Turkmenistan
    0.0229 %
  • Tonga
    0.1844 %
  • Trinidad and Tobago
    0.1196 %
  • Tunisia
    0.1028 %
  • Turkey
    0.0362 %
  • Tanzania
    2.75 %
  • Uganda
    2.04 %
  • Ukraine
    0.0273 %
  • Uruguay
    0.0349 %
  • United States
    0.0336 %
  • Uzbekistan
    0.0804 %
  • Vietnam
    0.0945 %
  • Vanuatu
    0.2989 %
  • World
    0.534 %
  • Samoa
    0.1696 %
  • South Africa
    0.3006 %
  • Zambia
    1.07 %
  • Zimbabwe
    1.82 %