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 Maternal mortality rate per 100 000 inhabitants (No.)
Characteristic Description
Name Maternal mortality rate per 100 000 inhabitants (No.) by Place of residence; Annual
Regularity Annual
Source Statistics Portugal, Mortality by causes of death
First available period 2002
Last available period 2017
  • Data reference period
  • Place of residence
  • AVERAGE POPULATION:  The average population during a calendar year, generally calculated as the arithmetic mean of the population on two consecutive years.
  • 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.
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
Formule [(Maternal mortality rate per 100 000 inhabitants = maternal deaths)/ Live births]*100 000
Measure unit (symbol) Number (No.)
Power of 10  0
Observations Codes CID 10 ; O00 - O99
Last update date 29/03/2019

information presented in 21/5/2019