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NOM 3. Maternal mortality rate per 100,000 live births

Numerator: Number of deaths related to or aggravated by pregnancy, but not due to accidental or incidental causes, and occurring within 42 days of the end of a pregnancy

Denominator Statement: Number of live births

Measure Set: New Title V

Data Source: National Vital Statistics System (NVSS)National Vital Statistics System

Target Population: Women

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

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