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MICH-5 Maternal deaths (per 100,000 live births)

Numerator: Female deaths due to obstetric causes within 42 days of a pregnancy

Denominator Statement: Live births

Measure Set: HP 2020

Data Source: National Vital Statistics System, Mortality (NVSS-M)Vital Statistics

Target Population: Women

Categories: Health status, well-being, and health conditions across the life course, Mortality, Maternal Mortality

Additional Information: https://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topics-objectives

Keywords: Maternal health

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