Sexual and reproductive health

Tracking maternal mortality declines in Mongolia between 1992 and 2007: the importance of collaboration

Research - WHO Bulletin

Buyanjargal Yadamsuren et al.

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Number of pages: 7
Publication date: March 2010
Languages: English - Web only


Mongolia achieved a statistically significant annual decrease in its maternal mortality ratio of almost 10 deaths per 100 000 live births over the period 1992–2007. From 2001 to 2007, the maternal mortality ratio in Mongolia decreased approximately 47%, from 169 to 89.6 deaths per 100 000 live births.